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Shorty's Hot Box @ SDSU

Grill Open: 
  • Mon -Thurs 11a-130p
  • Sunday-Thurs 4-8p
We are NOT a Fast Food restaurant. We pride ourselves on making every order fresh. Your patience is appreciated.

Cheese curds


Pretzel Bites & Cheese


Fried Pickles



Fried Cheesecake


Mini Donuts


Funnel Cake Fries


Dessert Nachos



French Fries


Side Salad


Soup of the Day


Sweet Potato Fries




Side of Sauce


Loaded Cheesy Bacon Fries / Totchos    $8.95

Daily Soup & Sandwich Specials..... $13.95
  • Mon/Wed: Chicken Noodle, Tomato Basil, Chili
  • Tues/Thurs: Chicken Tortilla, Broccoli Cheddar & Chili 
  • Sunday: Chili & Loaded Baked Potato

Burger Combos

Served with Fries & Beverage. Substitute any Starter for $6.95

Shorty's Burger

Beef, Lettuce, Tomato, Onion


Jalapeno Popper Burger

Beef, Popper Cheese Spread, Bacon & Jalapeños


Patty Melt

Panini Bread, Beef, Grilled Onions


Mushroom & Swiss

Beef, Grilled Mushrooms & Swiss


Cheese Curd Bacon Burger

Beef, Bacon, Cheese Curds


Hawaiian Burger

Beef, Grilled Pineapple & Red Onions, Provolone, Lettuce & Luau Sauce


Add Gourmet Cheese


Add Egg


Add Bacon


Make it a double


**2024 Brookings Burger Challenge **

Sweet Baconator Combo                    $16.95 

Fresh 1/3 lbs certified black angus beef with American cheese on a sugar waffle with maple bacon cream cheese spread topped with haystack (hashbrowns and egg) served with our seasoned fries and Boss sauce.


More Combos

Served with Fries & Beverage. Substitute any Starter for $6.95

Philly Steak Sandwich


21 Breaded Shrimp


Crispy Chicken Sandwich


Fish Sandwich


Cheese Quesadilla


Add Chicken or Steak...... $5.99

Boneless Wings


Chislic (1/2 lb.) 

Loaded (add Fried Onions & Bourbon Glaze



Grilled Cheese


Grilled Salmon


Chicken or Steak Wrap / Salad


Wrap: Lettuce, Tomato, & our creamy Boss Sauce spread on a 12' tortilla 

Salad: Lettuce, Tomato, Cheese, Croutons & Choice of dressing 

Thank you for supporting a small local business! 

*Menu is subject to change