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Shorty's Pizza and Smoked Meat

€€ - €€€American, , Pizza
1015 Tower Ave, Superior, WI 54880-1501
+1 715-718-0889
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“smoked meat” (40 reviews)
“poutine” (14 reviews)
“sandwiches” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza
€€ - €€€
1015 Tower Ave, Superior, WI 54880-1501
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travel to Duluth/Superior area at least twice a year. Been told several times by the locals to skip Shorty's so we have. Back in the area for multiple days we decided just to try it despite the recent reviews. Started our meal with medium wings...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Q4844IAjessicaa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered a pizza with the smoked meat. Excellent flavor and super cheesy!! Very clean and friendly atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank klana27
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Shorty's is not a fancy place, it is a bar with and attached restaurant. The service was excellent. The staff knew the products and were good at describing them. The serve things that you may not find in a lot of places. The had Schnitzel...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Richard C
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Ate their last week. Ordered the stuffed meatballs, cold and rubbery. The cheese inside was ice cold and the meatballs tasted like they were a month old. Will not order those again. Had a rueben and that was all fat. Had to return that and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We didn't find a lot going on in Superior in terms of dining choices. This place publicizes that they were featured on the diners and dives tv show. It is a huge cavernous dive with little decor other than old booths and buffet chairs &...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ch0ucr0ute
Reviewed 27 August 2018

A friend suggested the pizza here, but I just didn't like it. I did like the restaurant...comfortable booths, family-friendly atmosphere (but an attached barroom, too:-), and lots of choices on the menu. I will definitely return, but not for the pizza. (I'll stick with the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank owlcrazy
Reviewed 24 August 2018

As we'd been buzzing around the area all day and skipped lunch, we popped in here for a quick beer and appetizer to tide us over until dinner. Ordered the poutine (because who DOESN'T like gravy and cheese curds on their fries??) and added the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MNtravelc0uple
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

My husband is an avid fan of Diners, drive-ins and dives, so he had me look at Guy's suggestions for Duluth. We decided to try Shortys, in Superior, for lunch. Being in the land of 'cheese heads,' we started with cheese curds. They were delicious,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SusanB2527
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We stopped in at Shorty's for a late lunch early dinner. My husband ordered the french onion soup and I had a cup of the soup of the day " REUBEN SOUP" and we shared a large reuben with onion petals.It was all we could...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Visited in July with a group of 15. Service was prompt and efficient. Most of us had individual dishes too (not a bunch of pizzas) and it came out around the same time. I enjoyed the Shorty’s Special sandwich which comes with an egg on...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank angelajulius
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
11:00 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1015 Tower Ave, Superior, WI 54880-1501
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Superior
  • Phone Number: +1 715-718-0889
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