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75 Arms St, Manchester, NH 03101-1112 (Stark Street)
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

After a great morning at the NH antique Show in Manchester NH our friend took us to COTTON. We're we ever pleasantly surprised. The chowder was delicious. Heavenly salad with salmon. Scrumptious burgers. Can't wait to go back to try more!

Thank HoneyChapman
Manchester, New Hampshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a great dinner.....very romantic.....nice atmosphere and great service.....the popcorn shrimp was so awesome.

Thank Debi C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The atmosphere is lovely food is nice I had the steak Diane it was lovely very few people thete on a Sunday night I thought the service rather marginal. Recommended yes. However I'm sure there is equally nice places in Manchester

Thank Jim R
Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 856 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Wife and I came here because of the great TA reviews... and was glad we did. This is a wonderful spot. Nice ambiance, great menu, fair prices, excellent bar, fantastic chow, friendly and efficient service. Started with perfectly made cocktails. For chow we loved the crab cakes, the popcorn shrimp, the salmon served with gnocchi, tomatoes and fresh corn, the... More 

Camarillo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has been our favorite Manchester restaurant for years and continues to impress with ambience, service, location in the old mill complex, and especially the food!

1 Thank peggymom1
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I read all the great comments about the food and can clearly tell we just had a crappy server. Went to the Cotton made a rez on open table as I am driving there apparently my rez was cancelled. So i had to hear the 3 ladies up front argue as to who cancelled it. Next we ordered an appetizer... More 

Thank William W
Manchester, New Hampshire
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

MY husband & I go to Cotton whenever celebrating a special occasion like an anniversary or birthday. We are always greeted by lovely people @ the front & we have never been let down as to our food or service. Our last adventure to Cotton was this past Summer in July & we were not disappointed, in fact my husband... More 

Thank taz13tbone
New Hampshire Lakes Region, New Hampshire
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We headed over to Cotton after the NH Brewers' Association Festival in Arms Park (parking lot across from the main entrance of Cotton) to grab some food. We showed up just about right when it opened and were greeted with friendly service and a relaxing atmosphere. The vibe is definitely a little jazz-lounge-y with cool colors and selective/purposeful lighting, but... More 

Thank Paperfish
central ct
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place for drinks and for dinner. The diverse menu represents the chefs commitment to presenting fun and exciting dishes. Hey they even have great parking. And great views of the Merrimack

Thank plott
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food, drinks and service. A no rush atmosphere and service. Had a great romantic dinner with my wife.

Thank Steve M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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 - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Arms St, Manchester, NH 03101-1112
    (Stark Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: 603-622-5488

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?