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Moe's Original BBQ

616 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657-5226
+1 970-479-7888
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pulled pork” (76 reviews)
“cornbread” (61 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Grill
616 W Lionshead Cir, Vail, CO 81657-5226
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Can't beat the price, variety and Southern atmosphere. Owner is from Alabama which explains the photos on the wall. First you get a choice of a sandwich or a platter. For $10 you get a platter of meat + 2 sides + 2 hush puppies...More

Thank kansasrod
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good barbecue with lots of options for sides and a kids menu with a nice price. Counter service. Indoor/outdoor seating.

Thank KatTexas_8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

WOW, stopped for a quick bite. The special: brisket and two sides. I had greens and fried tomatoes, it came with cornbread... Tender, delicious in every way! Perfect flavor on the collard greens and tomatoes. Great lunch! Ps, the brisket is not always in the...More

1  Thank Robert G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This BBQ place is great for the casual, family lunch or dinner. We love the brisket and pulled pork sandwhich. Lots of people get the food to go and take back to condo's or eat outside. The food is delicious, cooked to order and the...More

Thank MAL58
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I guess coming from Texas I expect a lot from BBQ. They don't even offer sliced beef. No beef at all. Didn't like the sauce on the pulled pork sandwich. Got the Mac n cheese everyone raved about but it was mac with no cheese....More

Thank clr1966
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on vacation with family and decided to eat at Moe's based on the reviews. We were not disappointed. The pulled pork sandwich was delicious and there was a big variety of sides which also include a dessert option. The melon cucumber salad was...More

Thank TxMelindaS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great BBQ, laid back place. The BEST. Also very cool back story. Hope they continue to has success..

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I am from NC so if I go on vacation, I don't generally bother with BBQ because I can get great pork here at home. A local recommended this place though and so off we went. We shared a lunch combo and it was plenty....More

Thank harleechik70
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This place is sooo good. Loved the smoked chicken. Delicious cole slaw & baked beans. 1/2 chicken dinner w/2 sides, cornbread, & drink for $11.00. Super deal / super good.

Thank ftlauderdalenative
Reviewed 19 May 2017

So there I was, walking through Vail on the anniversary of the Mt St Hellens eruption (5/18/1980) and the snow is falling as Mt St Helens ash was in 1980. I was in need of energy and what did I see but the Moe's sign...More

Thank Div M
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Linda A
7 July 2017|
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Response from ATMGUY63 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so
29 April 2017|
Response from Lorrie D | Property representative |
We cater for rehearsal dinners all of the time. Our Vail location will not hold 60 people but Eagle is a possibility if you need a venue. Please call 970-306-6674 for more information.
7 April 2015|
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Response from Lorrie D | Property representative |
Moe's has lots of vegetarian options. The Southern sides rotate daily and you can get a three veggie only meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
American, Barbecue, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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 81657-5226
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Vail
  • Phone Number: +1 970-479-7888
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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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