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Full Moon Oyster Bar

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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1473 River Ridge Dr, Clemmons, NC 27012-8355
+1 336-712-8200
11:30 - 22:30
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Albany, Ohio
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56 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There isn't much I can say about the Full Moon Oyster Bar except, if you like seafood, this is the place for you! It was a great experience from the minute we walked in the front door, the bar tenders/oyster shuckers, the people bringing out the food, the gal that seated us, were all very nice and a lot of... More 

Thank pidge2294
Lewisville, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

By far the best seafood in town. There is nothing on the menu that I haven't tried. The oysters are shucked right in front of you!

Thank kwarden333
Clemmons, North Carolina
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51 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Been here many times. We usually order the full moon which has crab leg cluster, scallops, shrimp, oysters, mussels and clams. A good value at $36 or so for the amount of seafood you get. All the food is good. Service pretty good as well, everyone helps each other. One of our top restaurants!

Thank Jim R
Clemmons, North Carolina
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Wonderful food, fun staff. I have been going to this restaurant since it opened in Clemmons. Unfortunately, I moved and haven't been here in a few years. It is still wonderful. I love the buffalo shrimp, which is the only buff shrimp I have ever had that isn't fried. The oysters are wonderful as are the oyster shooters. The tuna... More 

Thank mknc82
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

The best Sea Bass I've ever had!!! Just wish they had tables, not a fan of eating at the bar with more than 1 other person

Thank smcallister2016
Clemmons, North Carolina
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Food is good and cooked fresh, so expect a wait for the food. The wife likes her seafood breaded and fried and they don't have any fried seafood so that was a bit of a let down for us. She had their chicken teriyaki which was good. No tables, just a big bar top that runs around the place.

Thank Jbessjr
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

My friend and I have been regular customers at this restaurant for more than 3 years. We go on Tues night which is Crabby Tues. I don't eat crab in abundance but my friend does once in a while. We go early and have no problem waiting for space. The crab bisque is always ordered. I love the char-grilled oysters.... More 

Thank Mary C
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I have been sitting here now for 35 minutes and still have not revived my drink and my oysters I ordered are sitting in front of me waiting to be shucked. Who wants cold oyster!!!

Thank Shannon P
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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297 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We had never been to the Blue Moon Oyster Bar in Clemmons and had no idea of what to expect when we were invited by some neighbors to join them for dinner. When we walked in our neighbors were seated at a bar at the front of the restaurant. I thought this was temporary until a table was available but... More 

Thank DearDona
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Wish they were open for lunch everyday but we love Full Moon. Staff s great and all food is terrific. They open at 4 so if you don't want a wait you better be there at 4! On all you can eat crab night, maybe earlier!

Thank Kris S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1473 River Ridge Dr, Clemmons, NC 27012-8355
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Clemmons
  • Phone Number: +1 336-712-8200

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