Tried a tenderloin for the first time in a year or two and was pretty disappointed. Tasted very bland compared to what I remember.
I have gone to The Short Stop for years and have never had bad food or service. Great place to meet friends and visit with each other! Small town atmosphere..
Great for a full meal or quick ice cream treat. They have specials going at different times of the year. Ice cream is definitely worth the drive.
Steaks and tenderloins are required meals when I return to Iowa to visit family and friends. According to my mother, the best tenderloin in the area is at the Short Stop, so that is where we went. She was not wrong. The tenderloin was plate-sized...More
Food is ok. FroZen tenderloins that are mostly breading not mean. Asked for ranch for cauliflower and lady owner came up to cashier and made sure she charged me for extra ranch. Really? How rude. Is it really going to keep me from coming back...More
The Short Stop's tenderloin supplier went out of business. The new ones just aren't as good. Tougher, lower quality meat. I tried four of them. Nope. I'm off to Butch's in Oakland Mills.
The Short Stop is a typical Midwest drive in on the edge of town. What makes it worthy of note is their breaded pork tenderloin sandwich. To the uninitiated, a “tenderloin” is a boneless pork chop which has been pounded thin, breaded, deep fat fried,...More