Restaurants in Cottonwood, AZ

An often overlooked town that deserves checking out is Cottonwood, AZ.

In addition to Cottonwood being just a short distance from the train in Clarkdale, it’s also home to a variety of quality restaurant venues, each with its own regional twist. We’re sure you’ll love the “Old West” charm, friendly locals, and delicious food as much as we do.

Below are a couple of our favorite restaurants in Cottonwood. Click on their name to visit their site or learn more about Old Town Cottonwood Restaruants here.

Blazin' M Ranch cottonwood

Blazin’ M Ranch

Blazin’ M Ranch is a fun, family-friendly Western-themed dinner show that’s become a must see for those visiting the Sedona area. Dinner at the Blazin’ M fits in perfectly with a train trip aboard Verde Canyon Railroad as it’s a short five-mile drive from the train depot. The chuckwagon supper starts at 6:30 p.m. followed by a delightful and funny stage show.

The Tavern Grille

The Tavern Grille

The Tavern Grille, located in the Tavern Hotel, is a popular place to head for a great meal in Cottonwood. The restaurant prides itself on its great service, generous portions, quality dishes and reasonable prices. Outdoor dining is the perfect venue for on a mild breezy evening.

Bocce Pizzeria

Pizzeria Bocce

Italian-style pizza that’s hand stretched and lovingly prepared by an expert culinary staff is what to expect at Pizzeria Bocce. It’s an experience so authentic, you may forget you’re in rural Arizona! The restaurant also has a great wine list and creative cocktail options.

Nic's Steak and Crab House

Nic’s Italian Steak & Crab House

Nic’s has a lively, yet relaxed, atmosphere and amazingly fresh and delicious prime filets and seafood. With such an upscale and varied menu, the restaurant also is a great value and an excellent place to go for a quality meal.

Crema Craft Kitchen and Bar

Crema Craft Kitchen and Bar

A complimentary breakfast at Crema Craft Kitchen and Bar is part of the package when staying at the Tavern Hotel in Cottonwood. If you’re not staying there, it is still one of the best places in town for breakfast, brunch, lunch, or just a good cup of coffee.

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