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Moonie's Texas Barbecue

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5545 Atlanta Hwy, Flowery Branch, GA 30542-3302
+1 678-828-8366
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 20:00
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Flowery Branch, Georgia
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Barbecue is good. I really liked it. The Brunswick stew is even better. I liked it alot. 1234567890

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Thank Thomas S
Gainesville, GA
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Georgia is all about pork. I like to switch it up and eat Brisket. This is the Brisket Mecca of the area. Nice burnt ends. Great bark and deep pink ring. Tender to the bite. Amazing flavor. Support local. Love this place. OBTW The sides are fantastic. Cream corn. WOWsa!!

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Thank mikewatts1
Flowery Branch, Georgia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect BBQ that's hard to find! You would think in the South there would be more great BBQ places...but very hard to find! Some are just OK or maybe good, but not GREAT! Moonie's is the greatest BBQ restaurant around! The brisket is out of this world!

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Thank chinarain27
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Moonies is an often visited location for me, love the brisket and their side of potato salad is excellent! Really like the outdoor seating area and the staff is very friendly!

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Thank Mike E
Luganville, Vanuatu
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73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My brother who lives in Georgia has never eaten barbecue in Texas. Since I have lived in Texas and enjoy good Texas barbecue, he asked me to judge whether or not Moonie's is authentic Texas BBQ. I had to tell him that it is very much like a lot of the mediocre barbecue that I have had in Texas. The... More 

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Thank SouthSeasAmerican
Flowery Branch, United States
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is an out of the way place with great food. I really love the creamed corn and the barbecue. Ordering is easy but space can be limited at times.

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Thank Shelley C
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Moonie's has the closest thing to real Texas BBQ since I left Austin in "98"! Great atmosphere and staff! They also serve Shiner Bock which is a must! We've been here several times and it's always great!

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Thank Philip K
Alpharetta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Best brisket ever! Melts in your mouth bursting with flavor. Baked beans above average. Worth the 45 minute drive.

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Thank Helen L
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I am a Carolinian and never believed in my life I would find Texas BBQ in the little town of Flowery Branch, GA that would top anything I have had in the past. Superb food, VERY comfortable place for gathering with friends or family, or just great for two. Do Not Drive past without stopping!

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Thank Fbroadrunner
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Awesome Texas style Barbeque. You need to try their version of Mac and cheese. A little pricey but food is good

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5545 Atlanta Hwy, Flowery Branch, GA 30542-3302
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Flowery Branch
  • Phone Number: +1 678-828-8366

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?