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Short's Brewing Company

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Address: 121 N Bridge St, Bellaire, MI 49615-9509
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+1 231-498-2300
11:00 - 00:00
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The site of our Annual Pilgrimage to honor brewing excellence

What can be said? This place just keeps getting 1) bigger 2) better 3) funner (I know, that's not a word!), and 4) tastier! There are so many beers and ciders to try now that... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Milan, Michigan
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Milan, Michigan
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171 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

What can be said? This place just keeps getting 1) bigger 2) better 3) funner (I know, that's not a word!), and 4) tastier! There are so many beers and ciders to try now that you can barely do this place justice unless you're staying within walking distance or have an extremely patient designated driver. I was that DD on... More 

Thank vwp11
South Boardman, Michigan
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8 reviews
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Love, love, LOVE Shorts Brewery! Staff is fabulous! Food is amazing! Beer is phenomenal! Outdoor patio is fun in good weather. Great live music offerings. It's so cool to see people of all ages having a good time together eating, drinking, just having a good time.

Thank 303jodyp
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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55 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

OK, there is nothing here I will not eat. Had a dark flight and took home a can of Cone Thugs. Split the beef barley soup and a sandwich with hubby. The soup was fab, like Mom makes! Great cast of servers, too. Stop in and sip a few.

Thank pwrwmn
Pickens, South Carolina
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106 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This place is awesome with fine craft beers and a good menu. But I will never return. And, if you have a couple of drinks, expect to be pulled over. The locals seem unfriendly and the police are definitely hostile to vacationers which is odd for an area like this. The unofficial motto of the city is "Come on vacation,... More 

Thank WeGetsAround
Toledo, Ohio
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2 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Wish they had a Shorts near my home. Terrific. The Argon appetizer so good we went back the next day. Best potato soup I have ever had.

Thank keabrax
Dearborn, Michigan
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Great beer especially the Bourbon Barrel Sustenance Black Beer (seasonal). Good food and service, and great atmosphere - if you like crowds.

Thank vrubio45
Brighton, Michigan
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Great meal. Started with soft pretzels; 3 dips -pb&j, cheese & mustard. Salad & Reuben... Excellent quality. Great staff. Great beer.

Thank helgading
Grand Rapids, Mi
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77 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

My husband and I stopped in for lunch. We had the soft pretzels with pb&j, spicy mustard, and cheese sauce. They were delicious. We ate so much, we almost could not eat the reuben sandwich we split to share. It was good also. The bartenders gave us a taste of the beers before we selected our choices and made recommendations.... More 

Thank tversluys
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50 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The beer was average - we had the IPA and a sour stout - a bit of a disappointing beer break. But the pizza was above and beyond what we expected. It had all the makings of an exceptional pie. It was just about the best pizza we have ever had across the states. Would go back again just for... More 

Thank Patricia B
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Some of the best craft beer in Michigan. Enjoy the changing brews and look forward to visiting when we are in the area. Great mushroom festival pizza too! Everyone is very friendly😊

Thank Sherry A

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