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Shorty's

2222A 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-2017
+1 206-351-4698
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awesome time at Shorty's Bar and Arcade

We had a fantastic time at Shorty's Bar and Arcade this past week when visiting Seattle. Not only... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
David A
,
Kennewick, Washington
Fun pinball bar

It's a fun place to go with friends to have a couple of drinks and play some pinball. The pinball... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
noloc21
,
Lakeland, Florida
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2222A 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-2017
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2222A 2nd Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-2017
+1 206-351-4698
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fantastic time at Shorty's Bar and Arcade this past week when visiting Seattle. Not only is this a dive bar but an arcade with lots of pinball machines in the back and arcade games in the front. They use old pinball games...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

It's a fun place to go with friends to have a couple of drinks and play some pinball. The pinball machines are a good price and challenging enough to keep you playing.

Thank noloc21
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This is the kind of dive bar that I love to frequent. From the vintage pinball machine tables and pinball arcade in back to the roller dogs and creepy clown collection, this place was great. Plenty of cold beers on tap and in cans. The...More

Thank rshomion
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Ok, wow. This place is the thing of dreams! A dive bar with vintage pinball machines for tables and a pinball arcade. Cannot say how happy I am to be here and would highly recommend to anyone who wants to relive their childhood or for...More

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 8 March 2017

everytime i go i hit this place up, the atmosphere is great and you can play a little pinball, a must see

Thank Kev R
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Visited Seattle over Thanksgiving weekend! This was a really fun stop for hot dogs and beer. Dogs served multiple ways. My sister had the kraut dog and I had the Chicago dog and it actually had the bright green piccadilly relish. Only thing missing was...More

Thank Margo M
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Love Shorty's, we come here every time we're in the city. Cheap drinks, good nachos and rad old and new school pinball machines in the back. It can get busy and packed in the small game room but it's one of the best dive bars...More

Thank Ee-JinL
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We love our Shorty's visits. We come from Canada each year for our Blue Jay's games. After finding Shorty's by accident, it has become one of are must do's while in Seattle. Just love the atmosphere, the vintage arcade games, awesome staff and of course...More

Thank Penny R
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Don't think, put your body here. If you haven't walked your human bag into shorts, you don't have your priorities in order. The big bad Seattle machine is squeezing the heart out of some of the most beloved establishments. Slow your brain with smooth, salty,...More

Thank CocoaJ4life
Reviewed 27 July 2016

First off, let me say that i'm not a local but i frequent Seattle a times per year. Every time I do come over for a visit i drop by Shorty's. It's definitely the kind of place my friends and i like. But this time...More

Thank Jason K
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