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APPETIZERS

Espinaca Con Queso

Blend of Jalapeno cheese, Pepperjack cheese, onions, tomatoes, and spinach served with fresh tortilla chips. Veggie option: carrots, celery & broccoli $8.99

Guacamole

Made fresh throughout the day. Served with chips. $7.99

Chingalingas

Flour tortillas filled with your choice of Shredded Meat or Grilled Veggies. Served with our homemade Guacamole dressing $8.99

Mexican Firecrackers

Jalapenos stuffed with Cheddar/Jack, battered and deep-fried to perfection. Served with Ranch dressing. $8.99

Shorty’s Chicken Wings

Deep-fried. Choose your favorite sauce: Aztec, Whiskey BBQ, Tequila Lime, Hawaiian, Garlic Parmesan, or Memphis.
INDIVIDUAL $8.99 SHARING $12.99
$0.50 WINGS SUN. & MON

Route 101 Street Corn

Fresh Grilled Corn on the Cob, Garlic Mayo, Cotija Cheese, Chile. $5.99

Love Me Tenders

Fresh Chicken Tenders done the way you like ’em! Aztec (spicy), Whiskey BBQ, Memphis, or with our Homemade Honey Mustard dressing on the side. $8.99

Ruben’s Atomic Chicken Fingers

Batter-Fried & served with Atomic Sauce. $8.99

Shorty’s Spicy Pepper Jack Sticks

Spicy House Made Cheese Sticks in a Crispy Herbed Breading Served with Shorty’s Mexi Marinara. $5.99

Route 66 Flatbread

Warm Flatbread served with Fire Grilled Chicken, Avocado, Red Onion, Bacon, Chipotle, Cilantro & Guacamole Ranch Dressing. $9.99

Homemade Soup

Ask your server for details. CUP $3.99 BOWL $4.99

Nachos

A large portion of fresh tortilla chips with refried beans and all your favorite toppings. $9.99
ADD SHREDDED CHICKEN, BBQ PORK, TACO BEEF OR CHILI FOR $2.99

SALADS

Memphis BBQ Salad

Mixed greens, black bean corn salsa, crispy tortilla strips and Cheddar/Jack tossed in Ranch dressing. Topped with BBQ Chicken, scallions, and diced tomatoes $12.99

Santa Fe Salad

Mixed greens tossed in Homemade Honey Mustard dressing topped with Fajita Chicken, chopped Applewood Bacon, Bleu cheese crumbles, sun-dried tomatoes and Toasted Almonds. $12.99

Southern Fried Chicken Salad

Mixed greens, Cheddar/Jack, cucumbers, tomatoes, and black bean corn salsa tossed in Ranch dressing. Topped with Buttermilk Fried Chicken and Maple Candied Pecans. $12.99

Taco Salad

Choice of Shredded Chicken or Ground Beef, and choice of beans. Served in a tortilla bowl with Cheddar/Jack, black olives, tomatoes and scallions over mixed greens. Tossed in Balsamic Vinaigrette. $11.99
ADD RIVER CITY BEANS: $1.49

Roadhouse Mexican Cobb

Romaine Lettuce, Black Beans, Corn, Monterrey Jack, Bacon, Avocado, Red Onion, Avocado Ranch Dressing. $9.99

“The Americano” Arugula & Grapefruit Salad

Baby Arugula, Walnuts, Pink Grapefruit, Goat Cheese, Red Wine Vinaigrette. $8.99
ADD BLACKENED CHICKEN: $3.99
ADD HONEY GLAZED SHRIMP: $6.99

Fajita Salad

Fajita Chicken or Beef topped with grilled peppers and onions served over mixed greens, tossed with Cheddar/Jack, tomatoes, back olives, and Balsamic Vinaigrette. Served in a tortilla bowl with a side of Mexican Vinaigrette. $12.99

House Salad

Mixed greens, Cheddar/Jack, cucumbers, tomatoes, onions and croutons. $6.99
ADD FAJITA CHICKEN: $3.99
ADD FAJITA BEEF: $4.99

TEX-MEX CLASSICS

TACOS

Shorty’s Fresh Fish Tacos

Deep-Fried Haddock, Napa cabbage, pickled onions, and salsa fresca in three soft tortillas with a crunchy center. $14.99

Shorty’s Favorite

Three hard or soft tacos filled with Shredded Chicken, Ground Beef, or BBQ Pork topped with Cheddar/Jack, shredded lettuce, salsa fresca, and scallions. $11.99

Shorty’s Ultimate Tacos

Three hard or soft tacos with your choice of Short Ribs, Fajita Chicken, Ranchera Steak, or Fajita Beef, topped with Cheddar/Jack, shredded lettuce, salsa fresca, and scallions. $12.99

Cilantro Lime Gulf Shrimp Tacos

Spicy Gulf Shrimp, Cilantro Lime Slaw, Avocado, Cilantro Crema Served with Beans and Rice. $14.99

Steak Tacos

Grilled Steak, Cotija Cheese, Cilantro Chimichurri Sauce, Chipotle Cream, Lettuce, Pickled Red Onions. $14.99

ENCHILADAS

Vegetarian

Sautéed Fresh Vegetable medley in white corn tortillas. Topped with Salsa Verde and Pepperjack cheese. $11.99

Tres Colores

A Chicken enchilada topped with Tomatillo Verde sauce, a Ground Beef enchilada topped with Colorado Red sauce, black olives, jalapenos & green onion, and a Shredded Beef enchilada topped with Colorado Red sauce. All topped with Cheddar/Jack and served with sour cream and guacamole. $13.99

Los Cabos Shrimp Enchiladas

Seasoned Grilled Shrimp, tomatoes, onions, and sliced avocados. Topped with Salsa Verde & Pepperjack cheese. $14.99

Classic Enchiladas

Two enchiladas with your choice of filling, topped with any of our homemade sauces or salsas and Cheddar/Jack. Traditionally served with Colorado Red, or Tomatillo Verde sauce. $12.99

CHIMIS

Pollo Fundido

A flour tortilla filled with Shredded Chicken or BBQ Pork, deep-fried then topped with Cheddar/Jack and Amarillo cream cheese. $13.99

Pollo Shorty’s Mom’s Chimi

Fajita Chicken or Beef wrapped in a flour tortilla with Refried Beans and Cheddar/Jack. Deep-fried and topped with any of our homemade sauces or salsas. $13.99

Shorty’s Dad’s Chimi

Shredded Chicken, Beef, or BBQ Pork wrapped in a four tortilla with Refried Beans and Cheddar/Jack, deep-fried and topped with any of our homemade sauces or salsas. $13.99

Billy’s Big Bang Chimi

Buttermilk fried Chicken, Sliced Ham, and Pepperjack cheese inside a Giant deep-fried tortilla. Topped with Espinaca. $13.99

MONSTER BURRITOS

Shorty’s Favorite Burrito

A flour tortilla filled with Shredded Chicken, Ground Beef, or BBQ Pork, Refried Beans, and Cheddar/Jack. Traditionally served with Colorado Red or Tomatillo Verde sauce. $13.99

Shorty’s Ultimate Burrito

A flour tortilla filled with Fajita Chicken, Short Ribs, Ranchera Steak, or Fajita Beef, Refried Beans, and Cheddar/Jack. Traditionally served with Colorado Red or Tomatillo Verde sauce. $13.99

“Veggie” High Sierra

Fresh Sauteed Vegetables and Santa Fe cream cheese in a flour tortilla and topped with melted Cheddar/Jack. $11.99
ADD FAJITA CHICKEN FOR $2.49

El Dorado

Spicy Aztec Shredded Chicken, shredded lettuce, black beans, cilantro lime rice, guacamole and sour cream in a Giant flour tortilla. Topped with our famous Espinaca. $14.99

Shorty’s “Big Boy” Steak Burrito

Thinly Sliced Steak, Tomato Black Bean & Corn Salsa, Avocado, Cilantro Lime Rice, Chipotle sour cream, and Monterrey Jack Cheese. $15.99

Tijuana Dancehall

BBQ Pork, black bean corn salsa, cilantro lime rice, and Espinaca in a Giant flour tortilla. Topped with Whiskey BBQ sauce, and Pepperjack cheese. $14.99

East L.A.

Fajita Chicken, choice of rice and beans, scallions and guacamole dressing in a Giant flour tortilla. Topped with melted Cheddar/Jack and served with guacamole, sour cream, and salsa fresca. $14.99

ENTRÉES

Canyon Road Salmon

Fresh hand-cut Salmon fillet, Blackened and served over cilantro lime rice and spinach. Topped with balsamic reduction and Mango Pineapple Salsa. $15.99

Rattlesnake Pasta

Penne Pasta, Chipotle Infused Alfredo Sauce, Sautéed Onions & Peppers, Tossed with Fire Grilled Chicken. $14.99

“Tropical Island” Coconut Chicken

Coconut covered Chicken Tenders sit on Cilantro lime rice covered with Pineapple Mango Salsa. $13.99

Monterrey Chicken

Fire Grilled Marinated Chicken Breast, Sautéed Onions, Peppers, and Mushrooms served with Lime Rice and Black Bean Corn Salsa. $13.99

Haddock Espinaca

Haddock is dipped in our buttermilk marinade, breaded with corn flour, deep-fried and topped with our signature Espinaca. Served with lime rice and beans. $15.99

Baby Back Ribs

Half Rack

$10.99

Full Rack

$20.99

Marinated in our secret ‘’wet rub”, then slow-roasted to perfection and smothered in our world famous Whiskey BBQ Sauce.

SERVED WITH FRIES AND HONEY CORNBREAD

QUESADILLAS

ALL QUESADILLAS SERVED WITH LETTUCE, SALSA FRESCA & SOUR CREAM. 12.99

Guacamole Shrimp & Chorizo

Local Chorizo, Gulf Shrimp, Monterrey Jack Cheese & Guacamole

Corn & Black Bean

Corn, Black Beans, Pepper Jack, Jalapeno, Grilled Tomato, Chile Lime Sour Cream

Hawaii 5-0

BBQ Chicken, Ham, Pineapple, Cheddar/Jack

Portobello Mushroom

Oven Roasted Portobello Mushrooms, Caramelized onions, spinach, and Pepperjack cheese

Shorty’s Favorite

Choice of Fajita Chicken or Beef, with grilled onions, peppers, green chilies and Cheddar/Jack

Buffalo Hot Pants

Aztec Chicken, crumbled Bleu cheese, grilled peppers and onions, and Cheddar/Jack

“Killer” BBQ Pork

Wicked good Pulled Pork, our famous Whiskey BBQ sauce, and Pepperjack cheese

FAJITAS

ALL FAJITAS SERVED OVER GRILLED PEPPERS & ONIONS ON A SIZZLING SKILLET.

Chicken

$15.99

Steak

$16.99

Shrimp

$16.99

Grilled Veggies

$13.99

Combo Choice of two

$16.99

Served with a choice of Rice, Choice of Beans, Lettuce, Cheddar/Jack, Guacamole, Sour Cream, Salsa Fresca, and Warm Tortillas

BURGERS, SANDWICHES & WRAPS

SERVED WITH FRIES OR SWEET POTATO FRIES (ADD $1.49).

Royale with Cheese

An “Old Time” burger with American cheese, Applewood bacon, lettuce, tomato, crispy onions, and special sauce. $11.99

Better Burger

Topped with American cheese and served with lettuce, tomato, onion, and pickle. $10.99

Shorty’s “Fiesta” Burger

Half Pound Angus Beef Burger, Chipotle Mayo, Cilantro, Crispy Onions, Pepper Jack Cheese On a Brioche Bun. $11.99

Pacific Guacamole Burger

Half Pound Ground Angus Beef Burger, Aged White Cheddar, Applewood Bacon, Red Onion, Lettuce, Jalepeno & Guacamole on a Brioche Bun. $12.99

Blackjack Wrap

Blackened Chicken, Cheddar/Jack, bacon, spinach, and mushrooms wrapped in a flour tortilla. $10.99

Fort Apache Wrap

Aztec Chicken, with Cheddar/Jack, Bleu cheese dressing, onions, and peppers wrapped in a flour tortilla. $10.99

Southwest Grilled Chicken Sandwich

Fire Grilled Chicken Breast, Melted Monterrey Jack Cheese, Tomato, Lettuce, Chipotle Mayo on a Brioche Bun. $11.99

Captain Shorty’s Crispy Atlantic Fishwich

Freshly Breaded Atlantic Haddock, Monterrey Jack Cheese, Tomato, Lettuce & Pepperoncini On a Brioche Bun. $11.99

Jerry Garcia Sandwich

A grilled tortilla sandwich is layered with bacon, Fajita Chicken, sun-dried tomatoes, baby spinach, guacamole, and Cheddar Jack cheese topped with Cotija cheese and served with fries. $10.99

Litchfield Mexican Club

Fajita Chicken, bacon, shredded lettuce, tomato and Guacamole dressing rolled in a flour tortilla and topped with melted Cheddar/Jack $10.99

A LA CARTE

Burrito

$6.99

Enchilada

$3.99

Chimichanga

$3.99

Taco

$3.49

Honey Glazed Shrimp (6)

$6.99

Side Salad

$3.99

Sides

Mexi or Cilantro Lime Rice

$1.99

Vegetarian Black Beans

$1.99

River City Beans (RCB)

$2.49

Refried Beans

$1.99

French Fries

$2.99

Sweet Potato Fries

$3.99

Grilled Vegetable Medley

$2.49

Homemade Honey Cornbread

$1.99

SAUCES & SALSAS

Colorado Red

Traditional slow cooked Enchilada Sauce with Colorado and Pasilla Chiles

Tomatillo “Verde” Sauce

Our Award-Winning Vegetarian Sauce. Slow-roasted and “Fabulous”

Whiskey BBQ

Maybe the Best BBQ sauce ever. Sweet & tangy with just enough kick

Grilled Pineapple-Mango Salsa

Grilled Pineapple, Mango, red onion, jalapenos, lime juice

Sweet & Smoky Red Chipotle

Try this if you’re lookin’ for a little more heat. Sweet…with a “bite”

Salsa Fresca

Tomatoes, avocado, red onion & jalapenos

Black Bean Corn Salsa

Black beans, corn, peppers, onion, & spices