Delicious AND So Much More!
Sure, the main reason so many people look for shrimp on the menu at Shorty Pants is that it tastes delicious. In case you didn't already know, eating these tasty treats have some great health benefits too!
- Low in Calories & Carbs
A medium shrimp on its own is only about 7 calories and they are also low in carbs. They are mostly made up of protein and water.
- Rich in Nutrients
Shrimp is rich in protein, vitamin B12, and phosphorus, among other important nutrients, plus it contains two types of antioxidants - selenium and astaxanthin.
Menu Items Starring Shrimp
Shrimp plays a big part in the menu at our Lake of the Ozarks waterfront Cajun restaurant. You'll find it as one of many ingredients in quite a few of our delicious dishes. The following examples are some of the foods we serve where shrimp is the center of attention on the plate.
Sweet Coconut Shrimp
Large Gulf shrimp breaded in a sweet frosted flake and coconut breading served with our house-made sweet raspberry sauce.
Peel & Eat Shrimp
Large shrimp spice-boiled and served with our house Bloody Mary cocktail sauce.
Large Gulf shrimp seasoned and blackened in one of our cast iron skillets and served with a lemon wedge. These are available as either an appetizer serving or a full dinner.
Big Easy Shrimp
Large Gulf shrimp sauteed in butter, white wine, garlic, lemon, rosemary, and Cajun seasoning. These are also on both the appetizer and entree menus.
Shrimp Po Boy
Hand-breaded Gulf shrimp, lettuce, tomato, and our house-made Cajun mayo.
Shrimp BLT Wrap
Seasoned grilled shrimp, smoked bacon, lettuce, tomato, and Cajun mayo rolled in a sun-dried tomato wrap.
Fried Shrimp Dinner
Seven hand-breaded jumbo shrimp fried golden brown and served with our Bloody Mary cocktail sauce. You can also order it blackened.
Shrimp Plus More...
The following menu items contain succulent shrimp in addition to many other savory ingredients to create taste sensations you're going to love.
A meal wrapped up in a sun-dried tomato tortilla! Andouille sausage, Big Easy Shrimp, red beans, and rice make this a full-bodied wrap.
Shrimp & Grits Tacos
Our famous jalapeno grits under shrimp, Andouille sausage, bacon, and jalapeno lime sauce.
A Louisiana rice-based dish steamed in rich and subtle Cajun spices, Andouille sausage, chicken, and shrimp. You can also try it "Dirty" topped with red beans!
Easy Street Trio
You will love this sweet and spicy blush cream sauce with Andouille sausage, shrimp, and tender chicken served over fresh fettuccine.
Crawfish & Shrimp Etoufee
Crawfish & Shrimp smothered in a rich creamy etouffee sauce with Creole vegetables, served with rice.
Shrimp 'n' Grits
Large shrimp sauteed with Andouille sausage, hickory-smoked bacon, onions, and mushrooms served over homemade cheddar cheese and jalapeno grits.
Crab Cake Pasta
Two handmade shrimp and lump Blue crab cakes are placed on a bed of fresh fettuccine with shrimp and topped in our delicious seafood cream sauce.
How does shrimp sound for dinner tonight? We've got it ready and waiting for you to enjoy 7 days a week, so no matter when the craving hits you, we'll be ready! Head on over to Shorty Pants Lounge & Marina soon and give our Creole versions of succulent seafood a try. We know you're going to love it!
The Lake's #1 Creole Cuisine Restaurant, where you can expect a luxury, laid-back experience at Lake of the Ozarks!