Cooper’s Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que

810 San Antonio
Mason, TX

Phone: 325-347-6897
Hours: Open Mon-€“Fri 9-€“5:30, Sat & Sun 9-€“6.

TMBBQ Rating: 2.5


April 24, 2012

This is the original. Started by George Cooper in 1953, but sold to Duard Dockal (who still runs it) in 1983. This is where the family traditions of cooking directly over mesquite coals and ordering straight from the pit were born. It was one of my favorites of mine and Sam’s inaugural BBQ tour back in 2006, but it disappointed a few years later. This visit would sadly be more like the second than the…