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Full Moon Bar-B-Que

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2000 Patton Chapel Rd, Hoover, AL 35216-5775
+1 205-822-6666
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Memphis, Tennessee
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

In Hoover for a business meeting and the company had Full Moon Bar-B-Que brought in for lunch. I live in the Memphis area and can say that the pulled pork sandwich from Full Moon was every bit as good, if not better than what I've found in Memphis. Very moist and tasteful, even without sauce. Good beans and potato salad... More 

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Montgomery, Alabama
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is your regular bbq restaurant. Not much distinguishes it from the competition. The service was ok, as well, but nothing that really stands out about it. The portion sizes are large, though, which means you'll get bang for your buck. This is a small location, also, just a heads up.

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Orlando
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91 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

We used to live in Birmingham, but moved away in 2010. Full Moon was one of our places to eat, so we made sure to eat there during a recent trip. This time, the food and service were just average. It was later at night, so we would return again to see if the food was any better if visiting... More 

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Hoover, Alabama
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Everything is delicious. Great BBQ, burgers, chicken and fish. Good veggies too. If you have a diverse group, you will fine something for them. However the BBQ is delicious. I go thinking I will have a different item, but the smell sucks me back in to the BBQ.

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Thank dgelliott216
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

The barbecue is good. Tender ribs, great wings, and good brisket. But the real surprise was the key lime pie. It wasn't too tart or lime flavored. Creamy and delicious. Best I have had, but I haven't eaten a lot of key lime pie.

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Thank Monte W
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

We love BBQ. We love southern food. FULL MOON BBQ nails it every time. Whether it be the black eyes peas, corn bread, turkey, chicken, brisket, pulled pork, greens, taters, coleslaw or anything on their menu; it's great, Southern-comfort food. We love Full Moon BBQ.

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Thank Stephan H
Birmingham AL
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016

We usually have a great experience at this location of Full Moon. This time while waiting to order, the manager yelled to a customer across the restaurant "we only serve fresh food to Bama fans". That's not what you want to hear before you order your dinner. Poor judgment and it makes me think twice about going back. Food was... More 

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sterling heights, MI
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205 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Late dinner after Talladega kind of by default since it was open. My chicken was plentiful and not overcooked. The collared greens were very tasty. The bbq beans not so great. Side bbq sauce labeled very hot - not so much - but I really liked it. Friend's inside brisket was ok. Outside not so much. I think this is... More 

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Alabaster, Alabama, United States
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Decided to eat at this Full Moon because we had to come to Hoover to visit a local tuxedo store. We have a Full Moon near where we live and we love it so we thought it would be a good idea. Upon entering you could hardly breathe, I love the smell of BBQ but this was a bit over... More 

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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Food is always fresh and tasty. I have always been able to get in and out without having to wait too long. Service has always been excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 Patton Chapel Rd, Hoover, AL 35216-5775
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Hoover
  • Phone Number: +1 205-822-6666

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?