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BEST WINGS Phoenix 2005 - Half Moon Sports Grill

Half Moon Sports Grill

Half Moon Sports Grill

2121 E. Highland Ave.

Phoenix, AZ 85016


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Try as we might, we've yet to consume better wings in town than we have at Half Moon Sports Grill. These are not traditional Buffalo wings like the kind you'll get at the Anchor Bar in Buffalo, New York, the spot where the snack was invented back in 1964 by proprietress Teressa Bellissimo. Still, they're pretty dang scarfalicious, fat and juicy, but with an almost gourmet sauce. The "medium" tastes like barbecue sauce. Not bad, but we suggest the "hot," which is at the threat level of the "mediums" of other spots. It's just slightly sweet, and its spiciness lingers on the tongue for a while after there's nothing left but bone on your plate. As far as dressing goes, you can choose either ranch or the traditional blue cheese, and the celery is nice-sized and fresh. The wings are a little pricier than elsewhere, but that's because Half Moon is slightly upscale for a sports bar. What's in a name? The "half moon" refers to the plumber's crack revealed whenever someone bends over. Unappetizing, we know, but trust us -- the wings at Half Moon Sports Grill kick a full "moon" and then some.
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The best Wings I have had are in Long Wongs Wings, On Dunlap and 19th Ave...

They are just the best... never had anything better than those.. Also the place is really nice place to have a quick lunch or dinner... friendly staff, very clean place, spacious, and flat screens TV also help..

They also have really good pizza's and Phily steak...

Gotta try them...