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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” (166 reviews)
“beans” (78 reviews)
“sausage” (90 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
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205 S Oak St, Cooper Tx, Roanoke, TX 76262-6618
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Reviewed 1 week ago

They do a pretty good job. Brisket is ok. Sausage is ok. Chicken is pretty lame. Also I would say its pretty overpriced for what you get. Not sure I understand the concept of ordering your meat by weight, but I suppose its a way...More

Thank Bobdec
Reviewed 1 week ago

Who doesn't love a grill pit with what seems like unlimited amounts of meat. The only warning I would give you is this... Remember the size of your eyes are significantly smaller than your stomach. It won't matter that I warned you. It all looks...More

Thank Ben W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a delicious value lunch, try the chopped brisket on the jalepeno bun. It comes with chips and a drink. And everything comes with the ranch beans. Depending on what you get a fast food place, this lunch special can be...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Its different. Have to wait in line to get your food. Atmosphere is like an outside picnic.Kind of noisy too. But the food was so good. The available meat and side choices was great. Had some live music for dinner. Too easy to get to...More

Thank HOTROD37
Reviewed 18 September 2018

If you are in the DFW area, please stop in for some of the best BBQ around. Select from an extensive menu .... pick it up off the grill and proceed to the sides and check out. Can't get much easier!

Thank cartho2017
Reviewed 15 September 2018

As a UK visitor this restaurant was quite different to anything I had been to at home. The food tasted great and the atmosphere was fantastic. Well worth a visit.

Thank TiggyLancashire
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We love it here. The BBQ is good, and the sauce is perfect, not too smokey, not too vinagery. The price is average for a BBQ restaurant, the staff is very friendly, and with indoor and outdoor seating you can have an environment you are...More

Thank 380stacyw
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Business trip brought me to the area. On a hotel staff suggestion we went to Hard Eight BBQ. It was awesome. Brisket was just like butter, very good. Also had smoked sausage which was also excellent. Mac and cheese also good as were the other...More

Thank andydl2017
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great business luncheon at this location today. When you first walk up the smell of barbecue cooking will get your taste buds working. Going thru the line they ask you what you would like slice it and weigh it placing it on paper...More

Thank CO55
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

While it is tasty... food is greasy and way..... overpriced... you have to have deep pockets just for a simple Bbq meal... not a bang for your buck at all... be prepared $$$$$

Thank abates0308
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27 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
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
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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