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Full Moon Bar-B-Que

4635 Highway 280, Birmingham, AL 35242-5031
+1 205-991-7328
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“chow chow” (9 reviews)
“brisket” (10 reviews)
“coleslaw” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
4635 Highway 280, Birmingham, AL 35242-5031
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Full Moon has been my favorite BBQ for years, but this afternoon I would rate my meal as one of the five worst in my life. I was with two other people and I ordered the outside sliced plate with fried tomatoes and baked beans....More

Thank HungryinSpringville
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Honestly, we live in the midst of many great BBQ places and sometimes forget the Full Moon! This is definitely worth the visit!

Thank Billy H
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I have really high expectations for BBQ having grown up near Kansas City, and Full Moon had a great smoky aroma as we were waking up to the restaurant which I believe is a prerequisite for a BBQ joint. They didn't disappoint. The ribs and...More

Thank Josh S
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Staff was real nice. We enjoyed the bbq and would go again. Desserts were real good as well and prices are fair. Will be back to visit.

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 16 June 2017

food was very good, large servings , service was awesome. we had 20-30 in our group. got there about 1:30pm. I was the last to order and still had my food within 5 minute of sitting down!! the staff was very attentive and friendly. southern...More

Thank hercCaseyville
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Birmingham has numerous BBQ places that rank at the top and we often forget about Full Moon! It is definitely a BBQ place that needs to move up in the rotation. I don't believe I have ever gotten anything on the menu that wasn't delicious!

Thank Billy H
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The people who work there are very nice and helpful. If you are Gluten-Free, just make sure the meat does not have the sauce on it. One of the best Bar-B-Que places in town.

Thank aliceandmichael
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The sweetened iced tea is the best. We go there for the B-B-Q smoked turkey and tea. It is wonderful! Get corn on the cob for your side. The corn is fresh and beautiful. We refill our tea cups before we leave each visit to...More

Thank Jerri Lynn T
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

A co-worker from Alabama suggested Full Moon for lunch and it was an excellent choice. I ordered a smoked Turkey sandwich, fries, and a good ole' southern sweet Tea !!! They offer many trimmings (sides) to go with your main entree. The bbq loaded baked...More

Thank jayroque
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great food!!! I loved everything! Slaw! Chicken potato! Ribs! All great!!! We really was surprised that everything would be great!

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8 January 2017|
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Response from Cowan W | Reviewed this property |
no buffet just a station. to place your order. servers bring food to your table
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4635 Highway 280, Birmingham, AL 35242-5031
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-991-7328
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