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Cooper's Barbecue & Catering

109 E Davie St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1805
+1 919-832-7614
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“hush puppies” (44 reviews)
“butter beans” (8 reviews)
“pork” (19 reviews)
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109 E Davie St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1805
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Somewhat of a historic restaurant in downtown Raleigh, currently in their 3rd location. Kind of cool inside, as it looks like they have kept pieces and parts of the 2 locations which preceded it. Lots of memorabilia on the walls, and interesting place to eat....More

Thank mike b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for an early dinner tonight since my dad is in town and we wanted some good BBQ. We had been to The Pit in the past and some coworkers advised that we try Clyde Coopers instead. I'm so happy that we were able...More

Thank Coadifer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This used to be one of my favorites at the old location. On my last trip I was less impressed. The pulled pork was a bit dry and not as good as I remembered it. The ribs were tough and not to my liking at...More

Thank robert w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat and the pig at the door caught our eye. The atmosphere is quaint and old timey. Everyone is friendly and the place was really clean. I mean really clean so when you have a kid who likes...More

Thank Kristin A
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Boss and I had lunch here , forgot it's a cash only place so Boss couldn't use the company card... I ended up paying which was ok but a little embarrassing. I ordered the baby back ribs , my boss the chopped BBQ... First of...More

Thank Hpm88
Reviewed 7 November 2017

1st: If you try to phone in an order be prepared to hit redial most of the day. They only seem to have 1 phone line that continually rings busy. 2nd: The pulled pork and pulled chicken are tasty as are the mac & cheese...More

Thank SouthernBuds
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Had to stop once again a Clyde Cooper’s BBQ in downtown Raleigh. The Eastern Carolina BBQ is very, very good, not the best of the trip but right up there in the tops. The chopped pork sandwich was piled high. We made one big mistake...More

Thank chefluee
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I were in Raleigh for the day and wanted to eat at a local establishment instead of a chain restaurant. Must say that I was disappointed in our choice of Clyde Cooper's. Although the actual barbecue was very good, not much else...More

1  Thank Amy E
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Been trying to get to Cooper's for a while and finally made it. Had a combination plate with chopped BBQ and brisket. Very well done, with brisket very tender (tough to do for amateur's). Served with hush puppies, 2 sides and pig ears (pork rhines)....More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I'm gong to get slaughtered like a pig (no pun intended) for this one, but there is alot of hype surrounding this place, mainly because it is classic Raleigh.....but.... honestly...I think "the pit" is better. This used to be better, but something happened...for me- it...More

1  Thank RaleighMama
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 E Davie St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1805
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-832-7614
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