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Cotton

101 N Grand St, Monroe, LA 71201-6745
+1 318-325-0818
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“duck wrap” (57 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
101 N Grand St, Monroe, LA 71201-6745
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Every single thing was top notch! From service to cocktails to appetizers to dinner! The gnocchi appetizer is incredible! 5 star experience for sure! I will definitely be back some day!

Thank emilyp323
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Passing thru on way back.from Florida. From TripAdvisor, saw this restaurant was open for Sunday brunch. While there was an available brunch menu, the waitress recommended the buffet. This buffet is a great way to try the restaurant's special dishes. The catfish and grits were...More

Thank hapdsp
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Visiting Monroe, LA and I am so thankful to have found this amazing restaurant. The pear martini was delicious, deviled eggs were unbelievable, and even better our server Amber was awesome!

1  Thank mzywicki
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Visiting our father out St Francis and stopped in for dinner. Food was amazing!! Amber our server was awesome. Martinis were delicious

Thank finzup2016
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We arrived at 8:15 for dinner on a Saturday, the place was kinda busy, and we had no reservations. However, we were told the bar service was great or that we could go upstairs to Planters. We opted for the bar. Grant was our bartender/server,...More

Thank Bg71291
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We went on our anniversary for a treat and had a memorable experience. The wait staff was friendly and accommodating, the ambiance was classy and chic, and the food was decadent and delicious. They also have a range of beverages that compliment their menu.

Thank Natasha J
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere was a little weird because they had pictures of slaves on the wall. I quizzed the waitress about it and she replied that they were sharecroppers, I said semantics? The food however was great! The biscuits were incredible to start things off, scratch...More

Thank Shanks76
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We hosted our son's rehearsal dinner at Cotton in the exchange room. The food was excellent. It was plentiful and flavorful. The prices were very reasonable, especially since we were hosting 35 people. The servers were very kind and helpful. We also really appreciated that...More

Thank Ciara C
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Go with deep pockets as this is not a cheap place to eat. Food it ok, not out of this world, make reservations or you may not get in, the place is small and can get backed up fast.

Thank Debby P
Reviewed 5 July 2018

We enjoyed our dinner at Cotton so very much. The 100 yr. old building was appointed beautifully situated in downtown along the river. The food was delecious and plentiful. The staff was great and kind. A must visit.

1  Thank Mindy W
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Amber N
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Response from KimLasschuit | Reviewed this property |
jeans would be fine....laid back but fine dining for sure
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Coonie_72
22 August 2015|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
I am thinking that the restaurant down town and I can remember the name but it was close to the river and the bridge had a brunch that was suppose to be nice
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$36
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 14:30
Monday
16:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
16:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
16:30 - 21:30
Thursday
16:30 - 21:30
Friday
16:30 - 22:30
Saturday
16:30 - 22:30
10:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 N Grand St, Monroe, LA 71201-6745
    (DeSiard Street)
  • Public Transportation: The public trolley system makes frequent stops right near the restaurant. There is also a public transit bus station within walking distance.
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 318-325-0818
Description
Located in the heart of downtown Monroe in one of the oldest buildings in the city, Restaurant Cotton has the atmosphere of a simpler, more honest time. Executive chef, Cory Bahr, prides himself in being an innovator of unique and delicious food that exhibits his Louisiana Delta roots and allows his personality to influence every dish. Accompanied by chef de cuisine, Spencer Serrette, and sous chef, Seth Blankenship, Chef Bahr has mastered the art of creative southern cuisine. With nightly food and drink specials, it is guaranteed that there will be something new to try with every trip to Restaurant Cotton. Chef Bahr shows his appreciation and passion for authentic Louisiana cuisine by always using the freshest and most local ingredients in every dish that he prepares. Restaurant Cotton is proud to be a part of the revitalization of downtown Monroe and we invite you to join us as we support our beautiful city and the seasoned talent of our very own Chef Cory Bahr.
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