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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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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“brisket” (149 reviews)
“beans” (80 reviews)
“baked potato” (38 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
301 Stockyards Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8206
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very expensive. Food was OK. Didn't buy a drink since a glass of tea was $5.00. Unbelievable. Meat was very greasy.

Thank mkkistler
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a great experience. I went with the beef ribs - or should I say rib. It was huge, tender and extremely tasty. I liked the way the whole go thru the line and then kind of fend for yourself after wards. Once we got...More

Thank Peri A
Reviewed 5 days ago

closer to benbrook... buffalo better at steaks but in general best bbq except hard 8 but it is too far away

Thank rickwV627SD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First off we are from Cajun Country and we are known for our seasoning of food. Going off several recommendations from cowboys in the Stockyards we decided to give Coopers a shot. As soon as you walk in your greeted by the pit master, and...More

Thank ST8UP50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walk in the door and you’re at the pit and expected to order your meat by the pound ! For someone used to looking at a menu and deciding, it’s challenging if you’re on a budget!! Decided on a slice of brisket and a pork...More

Thank Rose M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time having the "real deal" Texan BBQ in a long time. We watched the folks ahead of us place their meat order, which was carved from wonderful slabs of BBQ'd goodness and dipped into some type of sauce. We went for the chopped pork...More

Thank Jutebox1
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome BBQ, served off of the smoker. When I went they had ribs, chicken, brisket and pork available. After selecting what you want they offer to chop it/cut it up for you and package it.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First trip to Cooper's Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que. I will definitely return during my next trip to Fort Worth. The beef ribs were enormous and extremely tasteful. We also had a huge pork chop which we split between two (2) of us. It was excellent....More

Thank dennisaroy
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Unfortunately I had eaten at a BBQ restaurant in another city the day before that was so much better. The ambiance here was great being casual and it fit in with the area. However, the brisket was about 1/3 fat, dry, and had to be...More

1  Thank winecountrysouth
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Stopped here after walking through the Stockyard area of Fort Worth. The meats were fantastic. Everything looked and smelled so good that I piled WAY ,ore than I could eat on my plate.

Thank Jim H
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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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, 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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