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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 good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“chow chow” (9 reviews)
“brisket” (10 reviews)
“coleslaw” (5 reviews)
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
4635 Highway 280, Birmingham, AL 35242-5031
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Reviewed 5 days ago 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 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 10 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 16 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 22 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 13 February 2017 via mobile

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

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Our only stop in the city while driving though. How lucky we were. Had the rib tips and the open faces BBQ sandwich with cole slaw. Easily the best cole slaw we have ever had. Meat was super tasty. The only draw back was all...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Based on the recommendation of the guy at the counter (I think he was owner or manager), I tried the outside pork sandwich. Lots of meat, and with plenty of bark. Because it came from the outside it was a bit dry, but that was...More

Thank bruce h
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Ribs were good, but have had better. And found out that people in Alabama must like cold Fries, and Mac and cheese.

Thank Kris A
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does the 280 location have a buffet?
7 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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