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Cottons Restaurant

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CUISINES
American, Seafood
Meals
Late Night
FEATURES
Television, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover

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Menu

STARTERS‎
$Market
Seared Tuna
Great way to start your meal. Fresh seared ahi tuna in a citrus teriyaki glare with a hint of wasabi
$10.95
Cotton's Crab Cakes
Traditional favorite clone our way. Crabrneat dressing deep fried, topped with lump crahmeat and our remoulade sauce
$8.95
Cheese Logs
Not‎ only for the kids, adults love them toot served with marinara sauce
$Market
Royal Red Shrimp. Headleu-You Peel'em
Boat run shrimp caught in the cull of mexico about 1500 feet deep. Taste and texture compared to that of a lobster. Steamed and served with drawn honer
$8.95
Crawfish Tails
Tasty morsels from fresh water. Cajun battered and served with cocktail sauce
Cup $4.95
Bowl $6.95
Seafood Gumbo
New orleans style with a variety seafood. Served with rice
$8.95
Potato Skins
One word: awesome fried potato jackets topped with one word: awesome! Fried potato jackets topped cream served on the side
$8.95
Shrooms
Local favorite for over 25 years. Fresh mushroom caps filled with our signature herb cheese ancl deep
$Market
Crab Claws
Fresh from the gulf of mexico. Fried served with cocktail sauce. Steamed served with drawn butter
$10.95
Hot
Chilled
Steamed Shrimp
Steamed shrimp frech from the gulf of mexico 8.10 per order
FRESH CATCH & LIVE MAINE LOBSTER‎
$Market
Live Maine Lobster
Delicacies that can be broiled stuffed or steamed when availabel we offer one to four pound lobster
Deluxe Seafood Plater
The ultimate seafood pleasure alaskan king crab legs, snow crab legs, ice landic scallops lobster, stuffed shrimp and seateamed shrimp marke
$Market
Make It for Two
Get whole lobster, more snow crabs, steamed shrimp, two tossed green salads and two side choice
Fried
Blacked
Catch of the Day
Fresh fish, usually grouper or snapper, caught straight from the gulf of mexico. We prepare it either stuffed
$Market
Ahi Tuna Steak
Fresh grilled or blackened tuna steak topped with a lemon beurre blanc sauce
Stuffed $18.95
Broiled $16.95
Fried $16.95
Blackened $+2.00
Fresh Flounder
These boneless filets are one of our most popular items
CHOICE HAND CUT CHAR GRILLED STEAKS‎
All entrees with fresh tossed greens salad and your choice of one side item. Bread served upon request
14 oz $24.95
5 oz $20.95
Cool
Red center
Warm
Pink center
Warm
Pink center
Hot
Slightly
Pink center
Gray color
Some what dry
Oven Roasted Prime Rib
Slow cooked and oven roasted daily. Served with au jus, larger cut available upon request
8 oz $26.95
5 oz $19.95
Cool
Red center
Warm
Pink center
Warm
Pink center
Hot
Slightly
Pink center
Gray color
Some what dry
Filet Mignon
Prize‎ tenderloin wrapped in bacon and charbroiled to perfection
8 oz $29.95
5 oz $22.95
Cool
Red center
Warm
Pink center
Warm
Pink center
Hot
Slightly
Pink center
Gray color
Some what dry
Steak Oscar
The tender filet mignon taken one step further topped with lump crabmeat and then covered with our version of bearnaise sauce
$23.95
Cool
Red center
Warm
Pink center
Warm
Pink center
Hot
Slightly
Pink center
Gray color
Some what dry
Rib Eye
Thick and juicy 14 oz choice hand cut and charbroiled
$25.95
Cool
Red center
Warm
Pink center
Warm
Pink center
Hot
Slightly
Pink center
Gray color
Some what dry
Cajun BBQ Rib Eye
Our popular rib eye glazed in our signature cajun BBQ sauce
FRIED SEA FOOD BROILED‎
All entrees served with fresh tossed green salad and your choice of one side item bread served upon request
$Market
Crab Claw Dinner
Gulf of mexico crab claws lightly battered and fried or steam
$16.95
Fried Oyster Dinner
Select fresh shucked oyster lightly battered and fried
$16.95
Broiled Shrimp Dinner
Fresh gulf shrimp seasoned and broiled to perfection
$16.95
Stuffed Shrimp
Crabmeat stuffing adds the perfect touch to our popular broiled gulf shrimp
$16.95
Cotton's Marinated Shrimp
A real flavor melange these shrimp are placed in our marinade and broiled to perfection
$18.98
Icelandic Scallops
A delicacy that is not only tasty but healthy too broiled or fried
$18.95
Broiled
Fried
Scallops and Shrimp Combination
A pair every one loves
$15.95
Fried Shrimp
Fresh butter filled gulf shrimp lightly battered and deep fried to perfection
$15.95
Shrimp and Flounder
A boneless filet of flounder paired with fresh gulf shrimp lightly battered and deep fried
FROM THE STEAMER‎
All entrees served with fresh tossed green salad and your choice of one side item bread served upon request
$Market
Alasmkan King Crab Legs
Whole king crab legs steamed and served with drawn butter one lb cooked weight
$26.95 per lb
Snow Crab Legs
With their sweet delicate flavor these snowy white gems are absolutely luscious
$Market
Royal Red Shrimp
Headless from pristine gulf waters some 1500 feet deep steamed delicious peel and eat treat
$16.95
Hot
Chilled
Steaked Shrimp Dinner
Either way these gulf beauties are terrific
$Market
Royal Reds and Snow Crab Legs
$Market
King Crab Legs Snow Crab Legs
$Market
Royal Reds and King Crab Legs
COMBINATION‎
Choice of
Blackened $+2.00
Slow Oven Roasted Prime Rib
10 oz choice cut
Blackened $+2.00
Filt Mignon
Five oz tender choice hand cut, wrapped in bacon
Choose a tender boneless skinless
Grilled
Blackened
Snow crab leags $18.95
Broiled shrimp $17.95
Fried shrimp $16.95
Blackened $+2.00
Chicken Breast
$13.95
Fried
Grilled
Chicken Salad
Fresh tossed greens with seasonal vegetables and your choice of dressing topped with chicken
$18.95
Stuffed Chicken Breasts
A local favorite chicken filled with delectable herbs and cheese, topped with sauteed celery and mushrooms
$14.95
Chicken Breasts
Two tender chicken breasts grilled
KID'S‎
Designed for appetites, ages 12 and under
$6.95
Baked potato
French fries
Vegetable of the day
Chicken Tenders
$6.95
Baked potato
French fries
Vegetable of the day
Fried Shrimp
$7.95
Baked potato
French fries
Vegetable of the day
Grilled Chicken
$6.95
Baked potato
French fries
Vegetable of the day
Shrimp Fettuccini
$6.95
Baked potato
French fries
Vegetable of the day
Chicken Fettuccini
$8.95
Baked potato
French fries
Vegetable of the day
Flounder Filet Fried
$7.95
Baked potato
French fries
Vegetable of the day
Chicken Pasta Marinara
Kind meal served with baked potato, french fries or vegetable of the day
$16.95
5 Oz Filet Mignon
KIDDY COCKATAILS‎
Virgin Strawberry Daiquiri
Virgin Pina Colada Daiquiri
Virgin Orange Daiquiri
Virgin Banana Daiquiri
Shirley Temple
Roy Rogers
Chocolate Milk
SALAD‎
Fresh shrimp $2.00
Cheddar cheese $0.75
Real bacon bits $0.75
Baked potato
French fries
Enhance Your Baked Potato or Salad
COTTON'S WINES‎
Glass $5.50
Bottle $18.00
Crow Canyon
Chardonnay
Soft round, no harsh edges. Delicious apple tones with soft touch of oak
Merlot
Easy going with bright plum and dark cherries
Cabernet Sauvignon
Medium bodied with blackberry, blueberry spice
White Zinfandel
Light and fruity
Glass $6.00
Bottle $20.00
Brownstone California
Cabernet Sauvignon
Premium‎ cabernet sauvignon blended with a touch of cabernet franc and petite syrah and aged up to six months in american oak
Chardonnay
Extended, low temperature fermentation to enhance the delicate pineapple, pear and citrus flavors and aromas. Partially barrel fermented and blended with dry chenin blanc
Pinot Grigio
Harvested a little later than most and is accented with dry chenin blanc and sauvignon blanc, offers citrus flavors and a clean smooth finish
Pinot Noir
Features classic cherry and raspberry flavors and aromas followed by asmooth satisfying finish
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Reviewed yesterday

We have stopped at Cotton's every year we are in the area for vacation and have always enjoyed our meals. This visit was a bit disappointing. My wife ordered fried shrimp, which is always delicious. I ordered the Stuffed Chicken Breasts, which are "stuffed with...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Paul_inSunPrairie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had rib eyes and our friends had prime rib. They were great! Good quality and cooked just right. Service was good too. Our first time there, but we will be back.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank fishinjim65
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by Cotton’s on Friday night for dinner. The place wasn’t very busy, but conveniently located across the street from our hotel. The hostess ended up being our waitress as well. But I have to say that she was absolutely fantastic. I ordered a cup...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank TW35
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second year we have eaten here. The food and service were excellent. Enjoyed watching the Gulf. I loved the key lime pie. The Bushwacker is great.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kurt R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have been passing by Cotton’s on our way here & there & always said we have to stop for dinner, so we finally did. Had a very nice greeting upon arrival & all the tables were set with white linens. Very inviting. We were seated...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Cmacy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cottons Restaurant is always crowded during the peak of tourist season, so I took advantage of the opportunity to eat there last week in the off season. Great food. I ordered the crab cake appetizer, and the stuffed shrimp (which came with a salad and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jim R
Reviewed January 2, 2019

I took my two young sons there while visiting the area. The waitress was really friendly and helped us decide what to eat and drink. The food was great!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nicholem724
Reviewed November 12, 2018

I really wanted to like this place. Cotton's is a beach house that was restored and converted into a seafood spot. The restaurant has been in business since 1985, so I was hoping for a classic, local restaurant with good seafood and atmosphere. I was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank WanderingHistory
Reviewed November 9, 2018

We read reviews before we try a restaurant, so were looking forward to Cottons, after seeing so many good reviews. We were greeted by a friendly hostess. Morgan was our server, very knowledgeable and efficient. I ordered prime rib, $20, my favorite cut of steak....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Glenda1947
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

First visit to Orange Beach in several years and we knew we could not go wrong by eating at Cottons. Requested a table with view of the beach and elected to go with seafood for dinner. Cottons is known for their steaks and fresh seafood.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank rayevans1939
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moalind1
January 19, 2018|
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Yes they do have an elevator to take you up.
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You don't need them, but I suggest you get them. Long wait otherwise. But it isn't bad waiting at the bar and talking with the locals while you wait.
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