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Cooper's BBQ

2423 North Main street, Junction, TX
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Ranked #13 of 25 Restaurants in Junction
Cuisines: Barbecue
Description: On Hwy 83 near the junciton of I-10
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Description: On Hwy 83 near the junciton of I-10
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English first
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

Stopped at this place on way to El Paso for business. You can see the smokers and wood so you think they might know what there doing. Wrong! Weak BBQ... Worst BBQ sauce I have had. Very watery and tomato tasting. But cobbler with soft serve was very good. Go somewhere else and then go for cobbler here for desert.

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Fredericksburg, Texas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

Stopped while traveling West on I10 to El Paso. The food was very good and the staff were friendly and helpful. But the prices at Cooper's are outrageous. We didn't buy plates (nothing less than 13.95) and beverages were ridiculously pricey. Two people eating with no drinks or sides equals a $30.05 tab. If that was lunch for three then... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

I was very disappointed with the brisket. Dry and not very flavorful. Go on the other side of I10' better place.

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Fort Worth, Texas, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The food is horrible. The atmosphere is great. Convenient location just off the interstate. The food is absolutely horrible. If you want good BBQ while you are in Junction, then go to Lum's!!!

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Austin, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Born and raised Texan here...second time I have gone to Cooper's. First time was bloody awful. Second time many years later...still bad. The sausage was pretty gross...pork ribs were bad, and the brisket was not even "ok". The sides were DISGUSTING! Worst cole slaw I have ever had, and the potato salad was crap, too.

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Port Aransas, Texas
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53 reviews 53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

When travelling in west Texas, it is difficult to find a restaurant let alone a top notch BBQ place like Cooper's! We and Our hosts enjoyed the brisket and beans upon arrival. Then we enjoyed BBQ leftovers on quesadillas the next day after our kayak at the ranch on the Devil's River ... south of Ozona.

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Kerrville, Texas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This is by far, the best BBQ I've ever had. I can not stand dry brisket and I have never had it here. The cobblers are wonderful as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The other reviewers must have been here on an off day. Our brisket was juicy and delicious. Cobbler was also very good. The decor was real Texas. As for seasoning real Texas BBQ has only salt and pepper on it.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

If this is Texas BBQ then never again. The food was not good. I got the brisket it was dry & over cooked. The seasoning was nonexistent, it should of been bagged up for jerky. Even then it would of sucked. The baked beans were not baked beans at all. They were just cooked beans no flavor no seasoning. Then... More

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kerrville
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159 reviews 159 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This Copper's does don't share the same quality of food as other Cooper's. We eat here every couple of months because it is the quick place that isn't fast food. The meat is always very dry and hard and they always want to put their sauce on it to moisten it up. I do not care for their sauce. The... More

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