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Cooper's Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que

1125 Loop 337, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3431
+1 830-627-0627
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef ribs” (53 reviews)
“beans” (108 reviews)
“sausage” (81 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1125 Loop 337, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3431
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Reviewed yesterday

We knew this was going to be BBQ but had no idea of the "experience" that we were going to have. You pick your meat(s) and they price by the weight, then get your sides and order your drinks. We order a "little" of each...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I realize that bbq is different across the country and everyone had different favorites. This place was not my favorite. I had chopped beef sandwich and some pecan cobbler. Three chopped beef ears shoo finely chopped or tasted like mush. The cobbler was ok, not...More

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped twice for lunch. Good efficient service, love the way you see the meat and can pick and choose, very happy and helpful in that part. Good system to move you through quickly. Great ribs, loved the smoky flavouring and big bones. Brisket moist and...More

Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first dinner out. You can order the brisket with burnt ends! It was so good and best I have had in a long time. Their beans come with and are spicy but delicious.

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My group had lunch there twice while we were in town on business and it was great! Everyone enjoyed it! You basically pay by the pound when it comes the the meat. If you go away hungry, it’s your fault!

Thank brianphil0204
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although Rudy's has the best BBQ sauce, Cooper's has the best BBQ in town. A huge plus is their large pot of pinto beans with jalapenos floating for free. Yippie! Usually get chopped beef but the big pork chop provides additional delicious meals at the...More

Thank jbaum64
Reviewed May 14, 2018

I've been told Coopers had great BBQ so I was traveling south and decided to stop in for a quick bite. I was in a hurry and went out of my way but I wanted to try it because of all of the good things...More

Thank thunt77
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Our first Texas BBQ dinner was here in New Braunfels at a local joint. Coopers Old Time BBQ was amazing 5 Stars out of 5. You get the meats when you walk in, then the sides, then pay, then eat. The trick is not to...More

Thank Kim Y
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

This was my first time at Cooper's, and I will definitely be returning. We ordered a pound of pork ribs to share, jalapeno cheese sausage, and a brisket sandwich, plus sides (mac and cheese, potato salad, peach cobbler, and blackberry cobbler). Beans, pickles, onions, sauce,...More

Thank n2egypt
Reviewed May 1, 2018

This place, while not attractive from the outside, offers outstanding BBQ. The brisket was arguably the very best we've had in years, in an area where there is a lot of BBQ. The links, ribs were excellent, as were the German potato salad, cole slaw...More

Thank Gabriel H
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Dennis R
July 22, 2015|
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Response from Mistoffole | Reviewed this property |
Depends...they have beef ribs and pork ribs. Have only had the beef ribs and they are big and meaty....about $8-10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1125 Loop 337, New Braunfels, TX 78130-3431
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  New Braunfels
  • Phone Number: +1 830-627-0627
  • E-mail
Description
Honored as the Best of the Best in the barbecue business and home to the world-famous Big Chop, Cooper’s of New Braunfels is sure to satisfy any BBQ craving. We are located in historic Gruene, just a mile off of I-35, making us a convenient option whether you live nearby or are passing through. Our picnic-style concept allows you to pick from 13 different kinds of meat at the pit, then come inside and select your side dishes such as mac ‘n cheese, cole slaw, potato salad, hot cobbler and more.
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