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Short's Brewing Company

) #1 of 16 Restaurants in Bellaire ££ - £££ American, ,
121 N Bridge St, Bellaire, MI 49615-9509
+1 231-498-2300
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (136 reviews)
“great beer” (69 reviews)
“craft beer” (25 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
121 N Bridge St, Bellaire, MI 49615-9509
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Reviewed 7 October 2015

We always try to visit Shorts when we are near Bellaire, it's always a hopping fun place with great beer and great food. We like it so much we went on Friday night for beer and pizza, they also had a great band that night....More

Thank dexter5
Reviewed 6 October 2015

This brewery brews excellent beer and offers a large draft selection. Good food, nice location and friendly staff.

Thank beerstl
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Love this brewery. First tried the beer bellaire brown and fell in love with it. Available only in Michigan. Whenever in the Bellaire area, a must stop for us is to Shorts brewery and pub. Excellent beer, tried Ali-gator today. Tasted like a great Amber,...More

Thank Yvonnee6
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We stopped in to try the beer and we weren't disappointed, excellent with a large selection. Our appetizer was the Nachos with pulled pork added. Totally awesome. Glad we stopped in.

Thank Ksr1011
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Beer was great, many options. Bartender was awesome, very knowledgeable and helpful. Food was okay. Overall a great experience.

Thank majogo
Reviewed 21 September 2015

The beer is the main attraction here. Pizza is very good now that they have the larger kitchen. However, we do carry out for it because of the noise level.

Thank Saluki66686
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Short's offers a varied menu and a large assortment of beer. Our server was helpful and recommended beers that we liked.

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Let me start out with the positives and there are many. Got into town on Sept 12 and went straight to the brewery. We were greeted by Amy Smith who was fantastic! She is the type of person you feel comfortable with from the start...More

Thank founders
Reviewed 15 September 2015

In my opinion this is the best brewpub in Michigan. Not only is their beer topnotch, but their food is excellent also. An added benefit is the space that has been added in the last year. A nice touch is that the types of beers...More

Thank Pete B
Reviewed 14 September 2015

I had heard of Short's, but had never had the opportunity to travel to Bellaire until this weekend, and everything I heard was right! While it was quite loud inside, it all added to the ambience of the place. Everyone in our party raved about...More

Thank Jim A
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hello - Is the restaurant kid friendly/appropriate. Thinking about coming by on a Sunday after skiing. Thanks in advance!
10 January 2017|
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Response from ShortsBrewing | Property representative |
Short’s is a family-friendly pub, and we encourage Short’s patrons of all ages to come and enjoy the warm and inviting atmosphere! We do ask that minors be accompanied at all times and that no person under the age of 18 be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 N Bridge St, Bellaire, MI 49615-9509
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Antrim County  >  Bellaire
  • Phone Number: +1 231-498-2300
  • E-mail
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