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Cottonwood Grill - CLOSED

701 Yampa St, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477
970-879-2229
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • English first
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English first
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

We sat at a table on the terrace with a view over the green lawn down to the Yampa River. A rainstorm blew in with crashing thunder,and it was thoroughly enjoyable because we were under an awning and didn't get wet. Great service and lovely food.

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Houston, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

A great atmosphere by the Yampa River. It's relaxing and refreshing with great shrimp and crab appetizers.

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Denver, Colorado
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

I go to Steamboat frequently and Cottonwood Grill is always one of my dinners while I'm there. Fabulous pan-Asian menu. My favorite cocktail is the Curly Bamboo: coconut vodka, Midori, pineapple juice with a frozen Serrano pepper on top. The bar has wasabe peas and spicy chips, which certainly help inspire a second cocktail. The poke appetizer is incredible. My... More 

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new york
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

We have been coming to Steamboat for 20 years, and just had our first visit to this great restaurant! It has a beautiful setting, with many tables at windows overlooking the Yampa river, and as daylight savings time extended the light it is just what we were looking for! The waiter was above and beyond courteous and helpful. Once my... More 

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Miami, Florida
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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013 via mobile

Amazing food overall, trust your waiter's recommendations and the amazing presentation on their food.... The Asian Cesear Salad is specially amazing and the sea bass too ...... The service and waiters are just amazing and kind .... BEST OF STEAMBOAT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Denver
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50 reviews 50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

We came to Cottonwood Grill for a nice dinner with friends. The atmosphere was very warm and cozy. We were seated in a back room and were able to have nice conversation without having to talk over noise, which was really nice. The service was very good here, attentive and informative without being stuffy. The food was good but not... More 

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Big Bear Lake, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

After a day of skiing, a unique experience awaited at The Cottonwood. Dining room had a spectacular view of the Yampa River. Server, Joe, an local favorite, provided outstanding service, Wine recommendation was outstanding. The vegetarian choices, especially - the Mushroom Tofu Tower, are outstanding. Recommend even if you are not vegetarian. Will definately be back. Look forward to a... More 

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013 via mobile

Took forever to get our food. When we finally got it it was Luke warm. Left the cottonwood very unhappy. We vacation in steamboat every year. We won't return.

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Colorado
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

The restaurant is located next to the Yampa River, with outdoor seating available in warmer weather. We had a table next to the window overlooking the river, which looked magical with fresh snowfall and fairy lights shining in the dark. The cocktails are good. I found the food to be pleasant, but not spectacular. We had the Peking duck appetizer,... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

Amazing food. Inventive and well prepared. Loved the cashew encrusted chicken. Peking duck was fantastic. Food was fresh with good portion sizes. Services was great. (Thanks Phillipe!) Beautiful, beautiful setting by the Yampa river. Would be great for a wonderful romantic evening or time with friends. Can't recommend them enough. Not cheap, but well worth the money.

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Additional Information about Cottonwood Grill

Address: 701 Yampa St, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477
Phone Number: 970-879-2229
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Steamboat Springs

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