Shorts Brewing Company

All year fun

All year fun

Bellaire is known for its golf in the summer and skiing in the winter. Shorts is open with live music all year.

Photo courtesy of Sue Nelson


We offer brewery tours during the work week, otherwise whenever we have a staff member available. Located in downtown Bellaire Shorts Brewing Company is open all year round. This bustling pub is an eclectic blend of northern Michigan life. Feel the stress disappear as you walk in this hundred year old brick building, refurbished into a pub in 2003. Twenty beers on tap, which are all made in house, ranging from Locals Lager to Huma Lupa Licious IPA and beyond. Beer is also available to go in bottles and in growlers, a half gallon sealed jug, which can be refilled when empty. The menu includes snacks, Award winning homemade soups, sandwiches, pizzas and summertime salads. Children are always welcome, highchairs are available as well as kids pizzas and sandwiches. Entertainment is a big part of Shorts life, most summer nights and weekends all year feature the best local performers. The pub is close to Shanty Creek Resort, Torch Lake and a large number of rivers and Lakes. Bellaire is about 45 minutes North East of Traverse City. Locally there are numerous outdoor activities for those looking to relax or be active. Parking is available on the street and there is a small parking lot at the rear of the building. Shorts Beers are available across the State of Michigan. You can check out the website to find a place near you.

Shorts Brewing Official Site

Contact Information


121 N Bridge St

Bellaire, MI 49615

Driving Directions

Phone: (231) 498-2300


Location of Shorts Brewing Company

Map of Michigan