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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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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brisket” (164 reviews)
“beans” (77 reviews)
“sausage” (91 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
205 S Oak St, Cooper Tx, Roanoke, TX 76262-6618
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was so good! Couldn't eat all my food. Took daughter and granddaughter it was their first time. They really liked it. Will go back some time!

Thank ella h
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For some reason different than the home base in Stephenville but just as good. Definitely worth the drive.

Thank Brit D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for friends and large groups. When you first arrive, you pick out the type of desired meat from the pit master. Then you proceed inside to select your side dish and drinks. I was most impressed with the service, very friendly and informative....More

Thank IndyEvash
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say... Best in the West? Great barbecue and that's where you wanted and pay by weight! (The meat, not yours). All the options you could want, eat outdoors or in, and enjoy family style casual dining in a great Texas setting. The...More

Thank Terry F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The walk in: The sign reads “Tell your grill master if this is your first visit”- so I did! Very helpful guy who answered my questions and was friendly and informed. The order: I got 16oz of brisket, fries and fried okra (on vaycay- DO...More

Thank Danangeau
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Line up outside and see the ribs, brisket, chicken, sausage and shrimp skewers on the grill. Meat is cut to order and cost is by the pound, except for stuffed spuds. You can ask for certain amount of ribs, I asked for 3 to go...More

Thank Toober
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered a large amount of BBQ as it was recommended. It was awesome. Food was very good not overly smoked. All the fixins were great also. Can't wait to go again.

Thank Ricardo H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really nice place in a remote location. It really is a local southern BBQ place. I tried the Ribeye one time and another one the brisket. Both were great, specially the brisket with the local BBQ sauce. Everything was complemented with a nice cold beer...More

Thank Juan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was suggested by friends who, like my spouse and I, had not eaten there before this visit. I don't know what the attraction is. The meat I had was dry and the barbecue sauce had too much vinegar for my taste. The cost...More

Thank drcynthiar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As barbecue-free zone Pennsylvanians, my husband and I wanted the best barbecue we could find while traveling the Dallas/Fort Worth area. We pledge our Texas barbecue allegiance to Hard Eight Pit Barbecue in Roanoke — best flavor, most tender, and best creamed corn in existence...More

Thank Amy M
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28 June 2017|
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Response from David E | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of a specific happy hour but they serve beer, wine and margaritas - lots of beer!
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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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