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Shorter's Rib Pit & Catering

) #58 of 163 Restaurants in Tracy ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Barbecue
16 E 9th St, Tracy, CA 95376-4028
+1 209-839-2290
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
25 Jan 2017
10 Jan 2017
“This is a great take away establishment.”
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16 E 9th St, Tracy, CA 95376-4028
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

The place is attached to a bowling alley but don't let that fool you. The brisket was the awesome! The sauce is great too. Looking forward to going back to try more.

Thank rmkahn
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The food is excellent especially with the personal touch added by the owner. The place is noisy so it is best to take the food out.

Thank Al B
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Five stars for food that tastes like it came from dad's backyard smoker, mom's fridge, and grandma's oven. I picked up take-out on a Friday night -- my first time at Shorter's since their move to East Street. I recently moved a few blocks away...More

Thank pamelafrog
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Best BBQ in town! Dave's BBQ sauce is yummy! Great service and very family oriented. Love the coleslaw and don't go without trying Mama Shorter's Peach Cobbler!

Thank DEBDEB507
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We used to go to Shorter's when they were downtown. When we saw they were going to open at the bowling alley we were very excited. After their 'soft opening' at the bowling alley I went and ordered 3 dinners to go. I had to...More

Thank deborahd459
Reviewed 16 April 2015

There are plenty of good, though average, barbeque places. We're from TN, so we know. Shorter's Barbeque and Catering in Tracy, CA, is OUTSTANDING! Just got back from lunch there (my second time there). I had the tri-tip sandwich, and my wife and son had...More

3  Thank larrrock
Reviewed 19 May 2014 via mobile

Great small family BBQ place. Love the whope family. Love the dinner dances when they have them! They have a killer spicy spaghetti. Love the cobbler they make. They have a great lunch meun as well as dinner. Im personally not a fan of chicken...More

1  Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 16 November 2013

One of the best BBQ places in North America, an I've been to quite a few. Three of us had the lunch ribs, tritip, and chicken. All superbly smoked, fall-off the bone, and the sauce was just ther right spice. Our fingers stilled smelled of...More

2  Thank DAN C
Reviewed 4 May 2013 via mobile

They cooked the food right there. It smelled amazing. These folks know what there doing. They should be selling that BBQ in bottles! It's so good. Perfect sweet perfect spice. They were so kind. Homemade French fries how could you go Wrong.

1  Thank Stacylady
Reviewed 11 April 2013

I've only had the BBQ chicken and it was delicious both times! The greens were also very good as was the coleslaw. They are very pleasant and welcoming. I would call ahead to see if they have what you want or to order ahead of...More

2  Thank aissw
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Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 E 9th St, Tracy, CA 95376-4028
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Tracy
  • Phone Number: +1 209-839-2290
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