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Cooper's BBQ

2423 N Main St, Junction, TX 76849-3104
+1 325-446-8664
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good18%
  • Average26%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible17%
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“cobbler” (18 reviews)
“pork chop” (5 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
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American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
2423 N Main St, Junction, TX 76849-3104
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Anyone who has anything good to say about the bbq here is strictly mesmerized by the Cooper's name. Th brisket I had was literally, no joke, the worst I have ever paid money for in a restaurant. It looked more like shoulder clod, texture wasn't...More

Thank spking97
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The BBQ here takes a weak second to Lums. The brisket tasted good enough but was a bit too fatty. Very average at best.

Thank CyclingGeo
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Had eaten at the original and was thinking this would at least be close. On the big sign out front it says it is the original and NOT a franchise.Went in and ordered a brisket and rib 2 meat plate. Ask the girl who really...More

Thank Gene F
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This place is a ripoff. We were stuck at the truck stop for a few days due to weather, and who doesn’t like some good bbq? Only problem was this wasn’t good bbq. Personally I am a rib guy so my choice was easy. Rib...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Texas-style bbq so I had to have the brisket which was very good. Untrimmed so it's juicy and has lots of woody smoked flavor. Had some pork ribs also and they were good, brisket is the highlight though. Not a lot of sides to choose...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

My wife and I ate at 2 BBQ places in Texas yesterday, so I will write one review and cut and past to both Rudy's in Waco and Coopers in Junction. Our lunch at Rudy's server Orlando was awesome, great personality, said he loved it...More

Thank ShootInJH
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Great home made food..great prices..lots to chose from...Dine in or take out. Food so good I couldn't finished it all.

Thank Gasnapshots1
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Had the two meat plate with extra potato salad instead of beans. The brisket was tender and delicious and the jalapeno sausage was very tasty, the potato salad was very good. It is not cheap but BBQ is not cheap eats. Enjoyed every bite and...More

Thank GoodEatsFan1960
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We stop in here once a year on a Big Bend trip. Just not very good. Some of the poorest BBQ I have had. Will do something else next year.

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

If you like extremely high prices for bbq with a water like texture and based sauce you'll love it . Baked beans are pinto beans and the Coleslaw tasted like sauerkraut to me. Over $40 wasted . We walked out the door and across the...More

Thank bamagirl42
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2423 N Main St, Junction, TX 76849-3104
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Junction
  • Phone Number: +1 325-446-8664
On Hwy 83 near the junciton of I-10
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