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Hard Eight BBQ

205 S Oak St, cooper tx, Roanoke, TX 76262-6618
+1 817-837-8888
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brisket” (138 reviews)
“beans” (66 reviews)
“sausage” (75 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
205 S Oak St, cooper tx, Roanoke, TX 76262-6618
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had brisket .Bbarbecue sauce was very salty .The baked potato had been in the steamer for a long time it was hard and shriveled up.

Thank PaulK34727
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The brisket was moist and tender...just melted in your mouth! The beans were fantastic as usual and pulled pork was also excellent. We always bring our out-of-Texas family visitors here or Coppell. It's a can't miss slice of heavenly Texas smoke!

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 1 week ago

You que up to select your meat at the grill, and just this part of the experience is enough because it will please your eyes, your sense of smell, and your taste buds. You won't feel bucked off in less than Eight seconds. You will...More

Thank MiltonSiegele
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are from Michigan and when we visit Texas to visit family this is our first stop to eat. They have the best brisket that I have ever had. I am getting hungry as I write this review. I love the ordering process. They have...More

Thank aschoono
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the chicken skewers and some brisket...chicken was out of this world. Brisket needed the sauce as it was a bit plain, but the sauce is awesome (not overly peppered, just enough), so that's okay. Good atmosphere, service...a must stop.

Thank Reviewer84_123
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me start by saying I'm a very picky eater, worse than my kids.So while visiting family they suggested the 7 of us go her for dinner. I'm thinking to my self ok so I'll guess I will have the kids menu, but after a...More

Thank Heather T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm from the east coast and this was my introduction to Texas BBQ. I really enjoyed it. I had the brisket, Mac and cheese and jalapeño corn. The brisket was super tender and juicy with great flavor. People raved about the Mac and cheese. While...More

Thank BFCLoDown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A local invited us to dinner and we were in for a wonderful surprise. We were visiting from out of town and if they were trying to impress us they accomplished it. There was a great two piece band playing class and recognizable tunes. The...More

Thank grlarson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So, reviewing BBQ in Texas is dangerous...everyone has their own preference, there are a myriad of options and it becomes highly subjective. That said, I consistently enjoy Hard 8. I have an all-time favorite, but they aren't in my area so Hard 8 fills in...More

Thank SteveinDallas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Having eaten here before I knew not to let my eyes order more than we could eat. Ordered brisket, ribs and jalapeño sausage. The lean brisket was very tender. All the meats are weighed by the pound. Not cheap BBQ but...More

Thank Paul J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
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
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S Oak St, cooper tx, Roanoke, TX 76262-6618
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 817-837-8888
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