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Cooper's Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que

301 Stockyards Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8206
+1 817-626-6464
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“beef ribs” (52 reviews)
“beans” (80 reviews)
“baked potato” (37 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
301 Stockyards Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8206
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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you like meat with your fat and salt this is the place to go. Order up some lovely beef fat at 12 to 15 dollars a pound and you might find some actual meat. Brought this to the managers attention. He pretty much said...More

Thank jdn9464
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the first time I have been to a bbq place where you walk in and order your meat straight off the pit so take this review for what it is. We were in town for a meeting and came across this place looking...More

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant has a very unique business model. You order your cooked meats by a preferred weight, choose sides (bread and beans are free), and then have the option of drinks including alcohol. We ordered brisket, sirloin, pork tenderloin and jalapeño sausage, and everything was...More

Thank Shelli H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this BBQ restaurant based on our Stockyard tour guide's recommendation. He said the place "across the street" was not as authentic as this place. When we walked in, Mike was at the grill where we chose our meat by the pound. He cut...More

Thank Jean A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wife and I had dinner here last night. Brisket was very tender but we asked for the leanest they had and over half of what we received was nothing but fat. Beans were over cooked. Had to wait almost 15 minutes to even order a...More

Thank CoachJWoodard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Needless to say this place was a waste of time and money, Cooper’s was by far one of the worst resturants I have been to. My mother and I were in Texas for a national sporting event and decided to go to Cooper’s because Billy...More

Thank L S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The original is in Llano in the hill country - you might go there for the experience - and this one is for sure more "polished" due to it's Ft Worth - Billy Bob's location - but the food is fantastic - while being pricey...More

Thank 35jake2016
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I walked in and they opened up the pit so I could pick what I wanted! I was mesmerized! beef ribs! burnt ends! chicken! sausage! steaks! chops! pork loin! The beef ribs were my favorite! Great flavor and pulled off the bone!!! Had an ice...More

Thank BaconTX
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

If you want to feel like you’re in Texas and eat good BBQ - look no further. Grab and go restaurant with no strings attached. Eat at your own leisure. Quick service.

1  Thank LucyMart1213
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

I was at a business after hours event here. The outdoor patio was a great venue for a band. The BBQ was a great example of Texas-Style BBQ. Not sure what the normal prices are, but if you are in the area and what legit...More

Thank Trey A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Stockyards Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8206
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Fort Worth
  • Phone Number: +1 817-626-6464
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Cooper’s Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que is located in the historic Fort Worth Stockyards, just a stone’s throw from Billy Bob’s Texas, the world’s largest Honky Tonk. Cooper’s is honored to be known as the Best of the Best in the barbecue business, and we are home of the original world-famous “Big Chop.” Sink your teeth into a plate of beef ribs, brisket or sausage, or opt for our chicken, turkey or pork loin. Our famous Big Chop is the best you’ll ever taste, and our mesquite coals, giant pits and array of mouthwatering meats are sure to satisfy any barbecue craving.
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