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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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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“brisket” (131 reviews)
“beans” (85 reviews)
“baked potato” (37 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
301 Stockyards Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8206
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On entering the building we were met by a chap who asked if we had been before. He explained you had to choose from the selection of food in the large bbq which was then weighed and paid for inside the main eating area. This...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently checked this place out. The food was great. And the baked beans are complimentary which we did not realize until after we ordered our sides. When you order, be sure to be clear on how much you want. We ordered a quarter-pound of...More

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to survive terrible traffic and I was tired when we got there. The friendly service revived me a bit. The selection of meats was enticing. And when we sat down to eat, I think I went to heaven. Skip the sauce. They have...More

Thank profschiler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in after walking around the Stockyards and had the turkey and brisket, beans, pecan cobbler. All very good.

Thank Stanley L
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Pork or Beef ribs are offered by the pound. My husband & I both agreed we liked the pork ribs the best. I must mention I was a little surprised that everything you eat is ala carte & pricey. The quality of the meat is...More

Thank Peggy V
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I ate here one lunch time whilst visiting the stock yards and had a vest tasty lunch. I decided to eat here as I felt that it would be less touristy and wasn’t disappointed

Thank Scott N
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Old school bbq joint here. Walk in right to the pits and pick your meats. No plates, served on a piece of butcher paper. We had beef ribs, sausage, chops, corn on the cob. Then in to the sides line and they have every side...More

1  Thank John F
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We decided to drop by for some good ole BBQ. When you walk in the doors you are immediately greeted with a large grill full of all the different meats. So take your pick, be careful not to let your eyes fool you stomach ......More

Thank whollows
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent. Stopped with friends for lunch on a Friday afternoon. Atmosphere was perfect for a bbq. Brisket was amazing as well as the beans and corn bread. Will definitely stop in again.

Thank Marcy Z
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I highly recommend Cooper's. The meat is cooking on a huge inside barbeque as you walk in, along with baked potatoes and corn on the cobb. The delightful smells tease your taste buds as you walk from the "downtown" stockyards across the stores parking areas,...More

Thank gretchenc909
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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, Groups, Child-friendly, 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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