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Moe's Original BBQ

164 E Main St, Forest City, NC 28043-3196
+1 828-229-3383
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
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164 E Main St, Forest City, NC 28043-3196
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We absolutely love eating at Moe's. The food is great and the atmosphere is always enjoyable. The Boudin Balls are a must to try as they are certainly a favorite of mine. The BBQ is great and the sides are delicious. The staff is always...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DebbieBuchanan24
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

We had a party of 8 for dinner. Ordering was quick. Our meals came faster than expected. I got the rib plater. It was excellent with lots of meat on the ribs. The brought us out a complimentary basket of fried catfish. Excellent! I’ll get...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Richard B
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Love this place ! Great food ! Awesome staff ! Everybody is friendly after a visit or two everybody knows your name and takes time to chat ! Did I mention the food was out of this world!!!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lawsonfarm
Reviewed May 30, 2018

Moe's barbecue was very good although I found the sauce to be a little too spicy for my taste. The sides were fantastic. I had a chopped barbecue sandwich with baked beans, potato salad and banana pudding. The beans and potato salad were both delicious...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

There really wasn't anything bad on our visit to Moe's. The pulled pork sandwiches were loaded with meat. I have had better bbq, but this was ok. I think of all of the sides we tried, the banana pudding was the only one that wasn't...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank Kramer6492
Reviewed August 10, 2017

Moe's is my favorite chain BBQ joint. If there is one in a city I visit, I go! When in this area I had been going to the location in Asheville, which ranks as my #1. So, I couldn't believe one was actually in Forest...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank LouBird65
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

We happened upon Moe's Original BBQ while walking downtown Forest City. We were greeted very warmly and were shown where to order. You order at the bar, they give you a number and then bring your food to you. My husband and I, as well...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank 713annieh
Reviewed July 24, 2017

My wife and I stopped in to try out the new BBQ place, my wife had pulled pork platter and I had Catfish platter, 9.50 and 11.50 each, I thought a little pricey for the amount of food, I was still hungry after eating. It...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 6grengs
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Great BBQ at Moe's!!! Our only complaint is the lack of the ability to get potatoes with our meal, so we have started ordering take-out and getting our potatoes elsewhere to add with it! Have had great service when we ate there. The building is...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Leigh-Anna B
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Not bad, not good either so fair. They are a franchise so the food is ok. I would not call it authentic smoked bbq as the smoker is a inside kitchen wood / steam smoker. Portions are good, service is decent. If your looking for...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank tasteofmoore
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $15
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 164 E Main St, Forest City, NC 28043-3196
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Forest City
  • Phone Number: +1 828-229-3383
  • E-mail
Moe's Original Bar B Que features award-winning Bama-style pulled pork, ribs, wings, turkey and chicken smoked over hardwood served with two unique sauces in addition to Catfish and a Shrimp Moe-Boy sandwich. Additionally, a daily rotation of traditional Southern sides and tasty desserts are served fresh daily from recipes passed down for generations. Large party takeout orders and full service catering for parties and special events with delivery are also available.
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