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Short's Brewing Company

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Short's Brewing CompanyShort's Brewing Company

Beer Stats:
Active Beers: 207
Beer Ratings: 18,033
Beer Avg: 3.75

Taps: 20 / Bottles:
Cask: N / Beer-to-Go: Y
BA SCORE
100
world-class

157 Ratings
Ratings: 157
Reviews: 83
rAvg: 4.55
pDev: 8.57%
$$ - reasonable
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

121 N. Bridge Street
Bellaire, Michigan, 49615
United States
phone: (231) 498-2300

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @shortsbrewing

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Mgrad92

Michigan

4.45/5  rDev -2.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4 | selection: 5 | food: 4.5 | $$

Bellaire, MI is kind of the middle of nowhere, but Short's Brewing is well worth the trip!
The selection of brews is great. I especially liked that their brews were unique, and ran the spectrum. (I find that craft brewers tend toward the porter and stout end of the spectrum when they make really unique beers.)
I also liked the fact that their menu had food for all ages, which means you can bring the wife and kids with you if you're on vacation (like we were.)
It would have been nice to get table service for our food, but the bartenders were knowledgeable and friendly, so ordering everything at the bar wasn't that bad.

07-20-2010 16:19:12 | More by Mgrad92
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PaulyB83

Michigan

4.43/5  rDev -2.6%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 3.75 | $$

Visited the Brew Pub on 07/12/2014.

A- This was a Saturday evening and the place was packed, had to wait for a table for about 20 mins. Nice wood and metal decor. Multiple places to see what's on tap and a nice little stage in the back for bands. Everybody visiting and working seemed to really be having a good time.

Q- The place itself was very clean and the beer is always well made.

S- One of the better brewery experiences as far as service goes. A bit annoying having to find a table yourself and you find yourself hovering over a table you think is about to leave, some additional seating would be a great thing. Once seated though there is a server who takes drink and food orders, which very nice to see, something Bell's and Founders doesn't really have.

S- Always a wide variety of ales and lagers and usually several eccentric type flavored beers, as is the Short's way. So pretty much every time you go you're going to get something different.

F- Food was okay. your typical pizza and sandwich type stuff. More variety than Founders and Bell's but still would be nice to get some real entrees. The quality of the pizza was okay, not the best nor the worst and came to the table at surprising speed. They did get our toppings wrong though but it wasn't a big deal and a manager was quick to step in on her own accord and apologize and give us a discount, very nice.

V- Everything was very reasonable for a brewery and they offered several sizes of the beer if you just want to try. I believe there year round offerings are pretty cheap at the brewery compared to what you'd pay at a restaurant.

If you are in the area, make it a point to visit this place at least once, it's definitely one of the best beer destinations in the area.

07-31-2014 06:20:19 | More by PaulyB83
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Short's Brewing Company in Bellaire, MI
100 out of 100 based on 157 ratings.