Hard Eight BBQ

1091 Glen Rose Rd.
Stephenville, TX 76401

Phone: (254) 968-5552
Hours: M-Thur 10:30-9, F-Sat 10:30-10, Sun 10:30-8
Website: www.hardeightbbq.com
Twitter: @HardEightBBQ
Facebook: www.facebook.com/hardeightbbq

Opened 2003
Pitmaster Chad Decker
Method Mesquite in a direct heat pit and a gas-fired rotisserie

TMBBQ Rating: 2.5


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Everything was a little too dry for me.... Brisket sandwich was my favorite
Kyle030390 @ Hard Eight BBQ, 2017-01-13 19:47:31
Shishkabob and ham both good
douglas78@aol.com @ Hard Eight BBQ, 2016-10-25 17:48:46
awesome ,dont miss this one
rgv @ Hard Eight Pit Bar-B-Q, 2013-05-15 21:21:01
Best place to eat in Stephenville. Period.
wings24 @ Hard Eight Pit Bar-B-Q, 2012-11-23 12:32:29
Eatin here several times think its the best hard eight location
douglas78@aol.com @ Hard Eight Pit Bar-B-Q, 2012-10-20 13:11:25
Brisket was more like pot roast. The ribs were the best I've ever had. Perfect.
gracecase @ Hard Eight Pit Bar-B-Q, 2012-08-13 21:06:23
Chicken dipped in butter was off the chain and the bacon wrapped shrimp are always awesome!
sbtamlett @ Hard Eight Pit Bar-B-Q, 2012-07-31 13:16:28
Good chops and sausage
4gee @ Hard Eight Pit Bar-B-Q, 2012-07-15 11:35:29
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October 12, 2015

Dining at Hard Eight BBQ is as much about experience as it is about the meal. During a recent visit to the original Stephenville location, I lined up with thirty other people, an impressive crowd for 1:00 p.m. on a Friday. Together we stood together facing cord upon cord of neatly piled mesquite and two giant burn barrels raging so hot that the perimeter is ringed by warning signs. Smoke poured from a half dozen stone-clad steel pits; the last…

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