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PRICE RANGE
US$14 - US$34
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Grill, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my partner eat at this restaurant often. The staff are so kind and bring excellent atmosphere to the room! Food is delicious and always hot. I would definitely recommend this place

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 31 July 2021 via mobile

Not been here for years, me and my wife had a lovely steak. Really good atmosphere, love the old school interior. Was really busy and the staff seemed to be a little overwhelmed, but regardless of this, will be back again soon. Thanks

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 5 June 2021

I visited with 2 friends. Food was very reasonably priced and we all ordered 3 courses and none of us had any complaints, the food was delicious. We also enjoyed the cocktails and our server was lovely, very friendly.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Reviewed 23 May 2021

Had recommend from mate so booked a table 22 May... Starters good but that is where it ends. Both steaks turned up Cold, Both plates cold not even warm, chips cold, mushrooms and Girlfriends Steak Dianne came with chips and not Baked Spud....The Dianne sauce...was not good, having had this sauce many times before not hard to get right... They took the meals back and guess Microwaved but with blunt bent steak knife and a few other things, we will not be going back or recommend visiting on our experience last night ... It appears they are cooking the meals well before finished your starter..... It was at best below average meal and not an evening to remember for the steak..we will not be booking again...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 4 December 2020

I've been using this place for years and always want to try something different but once you've had the homemade garlic mushrooms and steak diane its hard to choose anything else. Never been disappointed

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 5 November 2020 via mobile

Me and my friend both had a full rack of ribs (awful) my partner had a rib eye steak (okayish) the ribs had hardly any meat on them and the tough meat that I could pull off always had hard fat so it was really...hard to chew and tasted awful, me and my friend a hour after leaving now feel sick. The peppercorn sauce is tasteless would of called it gravy to be honest. The onion rings we ordered never turned up but reappeared on the bill, of course. The lady could see we had hardly touched our ribs but still didn’t ask how our meal was and was off by the time we could say anything. The garlic mushrooms look and taste vile. Definitely wouldn’t returnMore

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 7 October 2020 via mobile

Lovely little restaurant very clean,great service and superb food.Famous for its garlic mushrooms starter which my girlfriend would highly recommend.The steaks are delicious as well my fillet steak ordered medium to well was cooked to perfection and was super tasty.Didn’t have desert but other peoples...deserts looked very nice, special mention the after dinner mint and the Romeo and Juliet deserts looked amazing.Will looking forward to dining again at Shorties very soon.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 10 September 2020

Three people out of the party of 11 felt sick after eating here! Food was greasy and over cooked. The beef burger was pain and BURNT. Not to mention the salad was blackened and soggy where it was out of date. The Only redeeming factor...was the service.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 29 August 2020

Another great experience at Shorties. Large portions of lovely cooked food- Tonight - two fillet steaks - rare and blue - cooked to perfection and excellent fish and chips. huge pudding - apple pie. Mint Sundae and Choc Brownie... all good.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 25 August 2020

Used to frequent Shorties fairly regularly some years ago but not been for a long time. Was worried they'd changed it, done the place up or gone for noisy wooden floors or some shabby chic nonsense or other. Fears were unfounded, its exactly the same,...and quite rightly so. Its 'homeliness' is one of its strong points. The other strong point is the fillet steak. Still huge, still PERFECTLY cooked. Best steak in town, bar none. Prices have remained very reasonable too, and the service was quick, personal and excellent. Long live Shorties.More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Shaznjim
16 February 2020|
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Response from PengY99 | Property representative |
I am sorry, what is time are you looking for? And for how many people?
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mcs500
15 August 2016|
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Response from ShortiesManager | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for your question and our guests who need to avoid meat, fish and dairy can select from some custom made salads from Chef. We look forward to welcoming you soon. @ShortiesR
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ian j
27 May 2016|
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Response from ShortiesManager | Property representative |
Hi Ian Appreciate the feedback and I have spoken to our butchers about this. We do use scotch beef which is a good standard and believe we have the right balance of quality and price. We could move up to an aged steak but... More
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Shorties Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5