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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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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef ribs” (60 reviews)
“beans” (90 reviews)
“baked potato” (44 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 1 week ago

I love eating here, it doesn't have the same feel as the one in Lano but it is one go the best places for BBQ in my mind!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Theangrynomad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hit this place well timed in late afternoon in December before the crowds in the evening. You pick your type of meat at the open pit as you enter- my wife and I got the brisket and pulled pork to share along with side...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bobbyza
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stood in line in the cold for half an hour just to get in the door. Then, we found out they were out of pulled pork. And ribs. At a barbecue place?!? There’s only one kind of sauce, and it wasn’t good. The corn...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JandAHfrmBA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love BBQ and this was the best we have had so far. The beef ribs needed no sauce the flavor was amazing. Same with the brisket. A little pricey but worth every bite. I got carried away with ordering because it all looked so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 562debrap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a newbie this was a bit weird to figure out. When you come in, you line up to pick your meat. Than you proceed to the main dining area where you also pic sides. Maybe it’s just me, but it had a cold cafeteria...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bubbelbine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like a number of other Texas BBQ restaurants, this is an open pit, cafeteria style restaurant. But don't let that fool you! The five of us tried the chicken, pulled pork sandwich, sirloin, ribs and brisket - and NO ONE was complaining! And the blueberry...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 2WanderingLovebirds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got a recomendation from a local friend and ate dinner here one evening. It was hard to choose which meats to get, but the cook was helpful directing us to the best choices. It all looks great, be careful not to order too much!...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bob F
Reviewed 13 December 2018

We were told by several locals to visit Coopers. We stayed close so we could walk. Went to lunch at 11am and were the 4th couple served. You select your meats, as much as you want, then proceed to gt condiments and add-ons. Priced a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 332ronr
Reviewed 12 December 2018

So many better places to go. The only thing going for this place is the location. Food is dry and tasteless and servie is even worse.

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank azito
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Texas does BBQ very well. This was my first time eating beef ribs and they were amazing! The jalapeno mac and cheese was recommended by an employee and it was wonderful.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank chastityd2015
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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
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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