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75 Arms St, Manchester, NH 03101-1112
+1 603-622-5488
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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75 Arms St, Manchester, NH 03101-1112
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I love Cotton. The atmosphere is very nice and inviting and the food is always unbelievable. Their drinks are also delicious. It is a little pricey but it is well worth it and a perfect place for a special date night.

Thank Kristen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We celebrated New Year’s Eve with another couple at Cotton. We expected to be rushed out so that the tables could be turned…we were pleasantly surprised that Cotton only booked one seating for the entire night. There was a special New Year’s Eve menu, that...More

Thank Ellyn B
Cotton101, Owner at Cotton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Very happy everyone enjoyed their evening with us. Thank you for joining us on New Year's eve. Your patronage is truly appreciated. Sincerely, Jeffrey Paige - Chef/Owner @ Cotton.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had not been for a long time ,,, forgotten about it with all new options in town. Sat at the bar from drinks to apps and dinner. ... great from start to finish. Meatloaf and endless mashed were awesome. I know meatloaf right ?? Can’t...More

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Cotton101, Owner at Cotton, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us again. Your patronage is truly appreciated. Sincerely, Jeffrey Paige - Chef/Owner @ COTTON

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's been a couple of years since I've been to Cotton. My husband and I were just in Manchester for a few days and decided to go to Cotton for dinner. We started with dirty martinis and the goat cheese, tomato sauce and bread appetizer,...More

Thank Godiva0318
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Stopped for late lunch. Lots of parking, fast service. Had fish and chips - batter a bit heavy, fries and cole slaw great. Pastrami sandwich very good. Good prices, nice decor.

Thank mpd
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I eat out often and way to many times I am disappointed in the restaurant where I eat. Not this time! The food, the service and the ambience was great and the prices were reasonable. They also have a very nice wine list. I highly...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Nice food, decent service pretty much describes the place. The ambiance was friendly, and the food and service were good but nothing spectacular.

Thank Geoffrey G
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

LOVED every experience I have had here!! Turkey schnitzel is my favorite dish, but everything is great! The service is always top notch as well!

Thank Samantha C
Reviewed 8 November 2017

This restaurant is adorable on the inside and has a beautiful patio for warmer weather. The food is amazing. Salmon with rice and asparagus is to die for and you cannot eat it all. Sweet and Spicy Popcorn shrimp is so delicious and served a...More

Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Walked here from office for a business dinner...conveniently located next to the river. Modern bar atmosphere. Delicious and classy comfort style food! Meatloaf was awesome! Caution they have huge portions! Service was a bit slow and disorganized.

Thank Henry C
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Betsy H
6 January 2018|
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8 April 2017|
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Response from Cotton101 | Property representative |
Yes, reservations are strongly recommended on weekends. Tonight we're full but have a few seats available at the bar.
Pam L
25 July 2016|
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Response from Marjstock | Reviewed this property |
I do not know, since I have only been there for dinner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Arms St, Manchester, NH 03101-1112
    (Stark Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 603-622-5488
  • E-mail
Cotton features the cooking of multiple award-winning Chef/Author/Owner Jeffrey Paige. Located in Manchester, New Hampshire’s historic millyard district, Cotton is known for exceptional farm to table comfort food, friendly yet professional service and an inviting, casual upscale atmosphere. It’s the place the New York Times calls “hip”. Both a classic neighborhood restaurant, named “One of the ten best neighborhood restaurants in the Northeast” by Bon Appetit Magazine, and a destination for diners throughout central New England, Cotton features classic American and worldly comfort food, an extensive wine list featuring over 40 wines by the glass and holds the distinct honor of “Best Martinis in New Hampshire” by New Hampshire Magazine year after year after year. Reservationrecommended on Friday and Saturday evenings. Visit us on
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