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Hard Eight BBQ

688 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX 75019-3865
+1 972-471-5462
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brisket” (591 reviews)
“beans” (193 reviews)
“shrimp poppers” (38 reviews)
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American, Southwestern, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
688 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX 75019-3865
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is legit if you want some awesome Q and great service make sure you check it out if you don’t you’re truly missing some of The brisket and ribs you’ll ever taste ,

Reviewed 5 days ago

The food was great several great meats Ribs, Chicken, Steak ,Brisket. Shrimp. we got there at 8pm on a Wednesday and the line was out side, it took approx. 30-40 minutes to get in. The food was great and people was awesome

Thank gisjac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there on a Tuesday afternoon around 5pm. The line was out the building with 40-45 additional people lining down the parking lot to get in.. I thought, really?! That good, this busy?! Line moved pretty fast I found out and once getting to the...More

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this Gem while on business in Southlake and it was worth the “rerouting” and the late night. We had so much fun meeting people on the short line, picking all our own sides on the dinner line and getting endless bread and pinto beans!...More

Thank NYbos309
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Happened to be in Dallas for 1 day and Hard Eight was highly recommend by my fellow frequent travelers.... took a Uber there from the airport. Three of us ordered with our eyes! All kinds of smoked meats from the BBQ pit master- he was...More

Thank lori749
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a Ribeye here, best darned steak I have had in over a year. Cooked to order, comes with 2 sides for $28.

Thank MVInternatinal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh goodness! Melt-in-your mouth beef and chicken, Texas-style. My eyes were bigger than my stomach, but eventually I ate it all. Lots of friendly faces in a casual setting. Hello Texas!

Thank 1010Reggie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, the place is crowded and that is for a good reason. The first thing is to get in line and wait for your turn. At first, you have a good look on the pit where the meat is cooked. Then you get...More

Thank BimmerDon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here several time over the years and every time I go I am overwhelmed by its sheer size and the quality of the food. Don't be put off when you pull up, there seems to be a line of people from the...More

Thank cimcw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Earlier in my life I spent a lot of time in Texas and really got to appreciate authentic Texas barbecue. I have not really found it until now. Hard Eight is the real McCoy. It all starts standing in a line for your food whereupon...More

Thank Ken V
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17 October 2017|
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Response from Frank S | Reviewed this property |
They do.
17 June 2016|
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Response from Ken H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. And they all are good. Corn, beans, etc.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 688 Freeport Pkwy, Coppell, TX 75019-3865
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Coppell
  • Phone Number: +1 972-471-5462
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