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Moe's Original BBQ

Certificate of Excellence
American, Barbecue, Grill
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616 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657
+1 970-479-7888
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Arlington, Texas
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great value for the price. BBQ sauce was a little tangy and vinegary for my taste, I prefer thick and sweet sauces. The mac n cheese was incredibly dry but the chili and mashed potato casserole was great. Delicious cheap eats!

Thank Kristi C
Sao Paulo, SP
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice cost-benefit.The attendent did not get the order straight and served us over-spiced food. Recommend for a quick lunch for those who dont fear "hot food".

Thank jvvita
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

If you want great taste, great flavor and great value in a casual, down to earth environment, put this restaurant on your list. The value here must be the best you can get in Vail. The flavors were so tasty it was ridiculous! Ridiculously good that is! I absolutely loved the corn bread. I absolutely loved the sides, especially the... More 

Thank crcosier
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Be careful when looking a the menu boards. Moe's has a few standard side and then they have daily special sides. If they have shrimp bisque be prepared to buy a quart to go. Cornbread is a must also. The banana puding is surprisingly good. There is another Moe's on highway 6 between Eagle and Gypsum that is larger and... More 

Thank ccweems
Houston, Texas
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We come to Moe's year after year for exceptional BBQ. We were going to order a pound of ribs and some sides. The waiter suggested getting a ribs dinner for two which comes with cornbread and two sides instead which was cheaper. I had macaroni and cheese and my partner had red beans and rice. There is even a side... More 

Thank Kmacdougall
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great warm friendly service thank you Robbie and Vincent! Delicious southern food and atmosphere at a reasonable cost! The ribs and chicken wings were delicious but the banana pudding is a must! We went back for more.

Thank Nosecrets
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44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Server who took my order seemed too busy chatting with her friends at the counter to pay much attention... I thought I was inconveniencing her... Be careful Moe's ... don't rest on your laurels

Thank Alexandra V
Jackson, Mississippi
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent pulled pork, greens, baked beans and potato salad. Everyone in our large group enjoyed what they ordered. BBQ Sauce is delicious but thin. I live in the the South and this is true southern food. Little low on draft beer selection, so I ordered ba Blue moon in a bottle. Slight disappointment there but otherwise fast service and great... More 

Thank GillKin
Front Royal
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing fancy but enough food to last you all afternoon. Quick service and a wide menu. The chicken was moist and tender (and a lot of it) and the mac and cheese will stick to your ribs and my favorite lima beans were the vegetable of the day.

Thank smitty091678
Dallas, Texas
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114 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is not fancy at all, but really has great BBQ. The meat quality is good and the sides are suprisingly good. Definite place to go in Lionshead.

Thank Scott M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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
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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