Cooper's Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que

Row 1

217 Congress Ave (at 2nd St)
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 474-4227
BBQ, Music Venue
$ $
Mon–Thu, Sun: 11:00 AM–Midnight Fri–Sat: 11:00 AM–2:00 AM

Foursquare Tips

  • Free beans in the condiment buffet. BBQ done right, 'nuff said.
  • Pork chop is ridiculously good. Each one weighs over a pound. Jalapeo mac-and-cheese is yum/spicy. Pinto beans, pickles/onions, and white bread included free with food purchase. Highly recommended!
  • This is by far the best BBQ in downtown Austin. Excellent food, great beer selection, nice service.
  • Go for the brisket and beef ribs! Pork ribs were okay. Mac n cheese with jalapeo and bacon is the best side.
  • En lo personal un poco salado/condimentado pero supongo que es parte de su encanto. Muy amable el personal en general. Claro que vuelvo!!
  • Great new location! Spacious and just as delicious as the original.
  • The brisket has a lot of variation. I've had some of the best brisket ever and just mediocre. But you can never go wrong with the beef ribs - best beef ribs I've had. The house sauce is amazing.
  • Cafeteria style serving, cut and weigh style. All meats available by the lb or half. Try a bit of everything it's all great! We enjoyed the brisket a lot, and sadly missed out on the cobbler!
  • Yummy! Know what you want to order by the time you get to the front of the line. Spiced pinto beans and sandwich bread are available for free after you check out.
  • Brisket and Ribs epic. Make sure to not over order and enjoy all the sides.
  • Excellent wait time and ample table space for huge groups.
  • Free beans.
  • Really enjoyed the pecan cobbler. The complimentary beams were also really good. The meat was a bit on the salty side.
  • Good food. A bit overpriced (I guess you can Say it's just more "dangerous" than overpriced, in that you could spend a lot of money here very easily if you aren't mindful of your order. )
  • Those beef ribs. Son, those beef ribs.
  • Definitely get the turkey. It's the best turkey I've ever had.
  • Beef rib is best BBQ I've had in Austin so far. Brisket good. Grilled corn cob delicious too.
  • Brisket was melt in your mouth. Had pork ribs and jalapeo sausage too - both were delicious. Some of the best barbecue I've had.
  • brisket and beef ribs. holy mother of beef.
  • Brisket, ribs, jalapeo bacon mac n cheese!