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Moe's Original BBQ

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American, Barbecue, Grill
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616 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657
+1 970-479-7888
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Roseville, Minnesota, United States
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The food was priced well, it arrived very quickly, but the quality and flavors were not what I was expecting. I expected it to at least be on par with the Famous Daves chain, which it was not.

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Thank Emily S
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to meet for a quick lunch. The food was awesome and the service was fast. Definitely coming back!

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Thank _drcremo
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Atlanta, we get plenty of good BBQ so we were leery of the "must try" recommendation we got. But we went, and we were so glad we did - it was really delicious! The sides look small but was more than plenty...and the banana pudding was great! We're going back today 😃👍🏻

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Thank Donna O
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good people, good food. A pleasant surprise of BBQ done right. These folks come from Alabama and do well to throw down some good down home BBQ.

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Thank Brettany G
Bountiful, Utah
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food! Lots of choices for main dish, great variety of sides. Reasonably priced, especially in a ski town. Very fast service. Not very many tables, or large tables.

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Thank jillp570
Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for a quick lunch. Pulled pork sandwich great 2 sides and a drink included great price. Kids platers great size great price.

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Thank ksteffes
Eagle, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Moe's is the Vail Valley's best BBQ, with fantastic shrimp po-boy, catfish sandwich, pulled pork, ribs and wings. They've got great sides, particularly the collard greens and black eyed peas. Finish it off with some banana pudding. They've got a great patio for when the sun is shining. When it's cold the small interior will keep you cozy. Great place... More 

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Thank VailValleyLocal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Perhaps the best BBQ I've ever had. Moist, very flavorful, and plentiful. Got wings as well which were good, but BBQ was so much better. Location is in the Lionshead shopping area, close to everything. Great place for a game, or casual lunch or dinner.

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Thank richardj100
Carbondale, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I have high barbeque standards, but this was pretty decent fare. Fast service, good happy hour specials and outdoor seating options.

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Thank gemini8200
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

My husband and I had lunch here on a Saturday. After a short wait in line to order, we both ordered pulled sandwich. He had potato salad and baked beans as sides and I had the coleslaw and squash casserole. All the food was great once it came out - thought it was slow, especially when you see those ordering... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Barbecue, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 616 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-479-7888
Description
Moe's Original BBQ is a Southern soul food revival with food prepared fresh daily with recipes passed down for generations.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?