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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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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef ribs” (49 reviews)
“beans” (79 reviews)
“baked potato” (38 reviews)
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11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
301 Stockyards Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76164-8206
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Cooper’s Old Time Pit BBQ twice during our visit to Texas and felt this was hands down the best BBQ experience we’d ever experienced. The brisket, beef and pork ribs were amazing; there was no need for BBQ sauce. The free BBQ beans...More

Thank Hartsfield
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If this is representative of Texas BBQ (and it’s not), I say “no thanks”. Supposedly rated as top 10 BBQ in all of Texas, they must be living on their reputation. If it says anything the chicken was the best thing I ate. The brisket...More

Thank MichaelGay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the brisket and sausage special, was very good. The sausage had a nice flavor as did the brisket, and the brisket was not dry at all, like some other joints. This is what a typical casual barbecue joint should look like. Pitmaster was helpful...More

Thank Retired2015Bob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got a coupon for Coopers BBQ on the back of our rodeo tickets so since it was close we walked over (about 3blocks north of exchange street). We got there about 4:30 or 5:00. Not real busy because the dinning room is able to...More

Thank C4634XMpaulah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first trip was delicious. Can't wait to go again. The ordering of the meat was the first thing you do and I was a little nervous. But, we were successful and made it to the tables to eat. A very traditional BBQ place and...More

Thank Beckie Hawkins R
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

We have eaten at several places around the Fort Worth Stockyards on previous vacations. We have now found the best. Coppers is fantastic. The minute you walk in you are hit by the smell of fresh BBQ. The people are extremely friendly and help you...More

Thank Rodney H
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Well, this was an interesting place... but very good. You start off by telling the guy at the BBQ pit, what and how much of meat you want, how many ribs, size of steak piece, how much brisket etc. Fresh from the BBQ to your...More

Thank bpaul123
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Visiting Fort Worth from California, we hadn't experienced this type of barbecue before. When you enter, the first thing you see is the pit, with all sorts of smoked meats (beef & pork ribs, brisket, sausage, pork chop, chicken, etc) and you just tell them...More

Thank Steve M
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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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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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