We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Moe's Original Bar B Que

303 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2383
+1 850-837-3600
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (147 reviews)
“potato salad” (64 reviews)
“banana pudding” (28 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Barbecue
€€ - €€€
303 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2383
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (622)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 617 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We were lovers of Bucks BBQ and enjoyed their smoked meats, sauces and sides. The new menu for the new owner is very disappointing. Only one sauce and it was not that great. Smoked brisket and pulled pork was fair. Sides that we got, beans...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveled from Panama City to Destin just to try Moe's Original Bar B Que. Didn't realize there was one in Panama City as well. I ordered the brisket which was not good at all. It was very tough and dry. Tried to cover it up...More

Thank 52debbie271
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for the bar-b-que... Pulled pork was very good. Ribs were meaty and almost falling off the bone. Sides were good, but not as good as the meat. Took some ribs home. Nice thing is they allow you to add a rib or two or...More

Thank R H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely great food and the atmosphere was awesome! The service was down home ! I like to try new foods.

Thank 202web72
Reviewed 30 July 2018

My family and I really enjoyed eating here. We got tired of the typical seafood dinners and read poor review of Nick's - so we tried this place. It had a few people in it but otherwise no crowds - another welcomed site in Destin....More

1  Thank Steve G
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We have eaten at Moe's in OBA and loved it so we were anxious to try this one and it did not disappoint! I had the pulled pork, mac and cheese, and banana pudding. Their mac and cheese and banana pudding is some of the...More

1  Thank DeannaFrenchBryant
Reviewed 25 July 2018

My husband had a craving for BBQ while we were on vacation, and while driving the "strip" we stumbled on Moe's BBQ. What a nice find! We came in the evening (7ish) and found the place not too packed, and were able to place our...More

1  Thank Oneka J
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed 2 pulled pork sandwiche lunch specials & a pulled pork kids meal. The restaurant had a good vibe, was clean, and well decorated. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Our side dishes were: baked beans, chips, and potato salad. The meat was...More

1  Thank asmitty334
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

First time since it became Moe's instead of Buck's. I had the smoked wing platter (a lot of meat; couldn't even finish all of them), my wife had the pulled pork platter and really enjoyed the beans and slaw, but didn't care for the cornbread,...More

1  Thank JimR18AZ
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Being from Kentucky I have high standards, was unsure from the reviews, glad I tried it for myself, some of the best I’ve ever had, and the prices are very reasonable family of four under 40$ probably the cheapest Meal all week and no doubt...More

1  Thank Chris M
Nearby HotelsSee all 34 hotels in Destin
Village Inn of Destin
302 reviews
.16 km away
Inn on Destin Harbor
478 reviews
.36 km away
Motel 6 Destin
216 reviews
.72 km away
Destin Inn & Suites
153 reviews
1.59 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Brotula's Seafood House & Steamer
2,048 reviews
.21 km away
Landshark's Pizza
249 reviews
.08 km away
Marina Cafe
1,098 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby Attractions
Destination Segway Tours
227 reviews
.10 km away
318 reviews
.02 km away
Destin Princess Party Boat
143 reviews
.14 km away
Charter Boat Malia Ann
50 reviews
.22 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Highlander T
13 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from marlinchaser3 | Reviewed this property |
The sign still says Buck's but also says Moe's .... Good question!
Paul W
16 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from InletBum | Reviewed this property |
Its reopening today as Moe's Original BBQ.
Paul W
16 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Destin F | Reviewed this property |
It’s closed . The place it’s sold to Alabama brand
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
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: 303 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2383 (Formerly Buck’s Smokehouse)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-837-3600
  • 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, eight to ten traditional Southern sides and tasty desserts are served fresh daily from recipes passed down for generations. The fast casual restaurant also features take out and catering for special events.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing