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Smokin' Moe's Barbecue

131 Broadway, Chico, CA
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English first
Chico, CA
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I had their chicken salad and it made for a wonderful lunch! I have also had their ribs in the past and they are delish!

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Chico, California
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100 reviews 100 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

For Chico they do an okay job on BBQ. But -- as a native midwesterner, my standards for BBQ are pretty high, and they just don't quite hit that mark. I tried the pulled pork (which should be a staple for any BBQ spot worthwhile) and it was tender, but lacked that deep smoked flavor it should have, and whatever... More 

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Sacramento, California
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75 reviews 75 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This is a fun little diner and does not take itself too seriously. Yeah, it looks like my uncles barn dressed up for the county fair with checkered tables and blue collar whimsy, but the food ain't so bad. Good BBQ style food/meats with the usual country sides. The dining room is colourful, open, and nostalgic. Come in a ready-for-anything... More 

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Chico, CA
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80 reviews 80 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

A cheap source of bar-b-que featuring beef, chicken and pork. The restaurant is picnic table casual but the sandwiches are the main attraction.

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Santa Monica
4 reviews 4 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I also recently ate at Moe's in Chico and got sick after eating a basket of potato chips. They tasted funny, but i was mixing some flavors - bbq sauce, ribs, beer and chips. After reading about some other visitors getting sick from rancid oil, it donned on me that I got sick from the same spoiled and rancid oil.... More 

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Pebble Beach, California
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122 reviews 122 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
278 helpful votes 278 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This visit to Moe's was accented by staff members that were playing grabby tush in the back. We arrived shortly after they opened. The staff was busy doing their "opening duties" and could have cared less that we were waiting for our food. Our homemade potato chips tasted slightly rancid and rotten. The frying oil must have gone bad, yet... More 

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Paradise, California
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41 reviews 41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Always consistently good tasting BBQ here in our little burg of Chico, CA. We love to take friends and out-of-Towner's here for a savory-sauce-drenched Meat-o-Holic's lunch feast... I make my own BBQ and other sauces and the selection of award winning sauces from the owners tastings around the country really make this a stand out performer in the world of... More 

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Chico, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The food is always good at Moe's. The Rib Sampler is great to share. I'm not a big coleslaw fan but I like Moe's coleslaw and the cornbread muffins are very tasty. It has a casual, comfortable atmosphere and the service is always helpful and courteous.

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Chico, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Fun little place to eat downtown. You can always count on getting good food. Just tried their salads for the first time and they were awesome too! Make sure you try their cornbread muffins!!!

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Sacramento, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

What a cool little BBQ joint this is! Right on one of Chico's main streets and looking like a bar from the outside, once you're inside you can feel more of a South Carolina-Tennessee-North-Carolina pork BBQ vibe! The service is happy and courteous and although you order at a counter, the meal is delivered to your table. Beer is served... More 

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Additional Information about Smokin' Moe's Barbecue

Address: 131 Broadway, Chico, CA
Phone Number: 530-891-6677
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chico
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
Cuisine: American

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