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Cottonwood Houston

Bar/Pub/Tavern/Restaurant/Gastropub in Houston

The food menu offers tasty comfort food such as the award-winning Squirrel Master Burger, poboys, paninis, fish and shrimp tacos, and fried boudain balls, all made with an emphasis on fresh, local ingredients.

The bar features both unique and well-known craft cocktails and only the finest beer available, including a large number from local/Texas brewers, including 42 beers on tap with two cask-conditioned taps.

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  3422 N Shepherd Dr, Houston, TX 77018
  (713) 802-0410
Mon - Thu: 4pm - 12am
Fri - Sat: 11am - 2am
Sun: 10am - 12am
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Tap List - 32

(512) Brewing Company  ·  Austin, TX
American Porter
6.8% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Ace Perry   
Ace Cider  ·  Sebastopol, CA
California Apple Cider with Pears and Madagascan Vanilla
Food Pairings: Bacon, Chocolate, Bananas
Common Perry
5.0% ABV  ·  1 IBU

Anderson Valley Wild Turkey Bourbon Barrel Aged Stout 2015   
Anderson Valley Brewing Company  ·  Boonville, CA
A fairly strong, highly roasted dark stout with pronounced bitterness.
American Stout
8.3% ABV

Avery Ellie's Brown Ale   
Avery Brewing  ·  Boulder, CO
Chocolate malt gives this beer a brown sugar maltiness with hints of vanilla and nuts, while subtle hopping gives it an overall drinkability that’s second to none.
American Brown Ale
5.5% ABV  ·  28 IBU
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Avery White Rascal   
Avery Brewing  ·  Boulder, CO
A truly authentic Belgian style wheat or “white” ale, this Rascal is unfiltered and cleverly spiced with coriander and Curaçao orange peel.
5.6% ABV  ·  22 IBU

Ballast Point The Commodore   
Ballast Point Brewing Company  ·  San Diego, CA
The Commodore came out of our search for a medium-bodied American Stout. The recipe began at our R&D pilot brewery, but quickly became a favorite of our crew. Strong flavors of roast coffee and bittersweet chocolate balance with light citrusy hop aromas, highlighted by a crisp, bitter finish. One sip of this gold medal-winning stout will have you ready to take command of your own fleet.
American Stout
6.75% ABV  ·  60 IBU
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Eureka Heights Moo Caliente   
Eureka Heights Brew Co  ·  Houston, TX
A very dark, full-bodied stout with creamy notes that soften its roasted, coffee-flavored qualities.
Sweet Stout
6.0% ABV  ·  30 IBU

Firestone Walker Oaktoberfest   
Firestone Walker Brewing Company  ·  Paso Robles, CA
A proper German Märzen bier. Traditional imported malts offer subtle honey-like aromas with hints of Noble hop spice.
5.0% ABV  ·  24 IBU
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Founders Backwoods Bastard   
Founders Brewing Company  ·  Grand Rapids, MI
Big and delicious for your ’perty mouth. Expect lovely, warm smells of single malt scotch, oaky bourbon barrels, smoke, sweet caramel and roasted malts. A bit of earthy spice and a scintilla of dark cherries. It’s a kick-back sipper made to excite the palate.
Wee Heavy
11.6% ABV  ·  50 IBU

Karbach Hopadillo IPA   
Karbach Brewing Co.  ·  Houston, TX
Copper in color with ruby highlights, this Texas IPA has a strong citrus aroma with hints of earthiness and spice from the added European hops.
American IPA
6.6% ABV  ·  16 IBU
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Karbach Karbachtoberfest   
Karbach Brewing Co.  ·  Houston, TX
A malty, German-style amber lager with a toasty and bready flavor, restrained bitterness with a dry finish.
5.5% ABV  ·  25 IBU
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Karbach Three Legged Lab    Cask  
Karbach Brewing Co.  ·  Houston, TX
Big, and full of character, this Imperial Stout is jet black with a brown head. Incredibly graceful despite its power with huge notes of dark chocolate and a faint hint of licorice.
Imperial Stout
9.2% ABV  ·  75 IBU
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Miller Brewing Company  ·  Milwaukee, WI
A light-bodied lager designed with drinkability in mind.
American Lager
4.6% ABV

No Label El Hefe   
No Label Brewing Company  ·  Katy, TX
This beer is light and refreshing with strong notes of banana, cloves and citrus. Perfect for that hot summer day.
5.0% ABV  ·  11 IBU

Oasis Texas Anti Modern   
Oasis Texas Brewing Company  ·  Austin, TX
A bitter, moderately strong American pale ale that uses its clean, supporting malt to showcase its hop character.
American IPA
4.5% ABV

Odell / Boulevard Silver Anniversary Ale   
Odell Brewing Co.  ·  Fort Collins, CO
A pale bitter ale with pronounced malt and hop flavors.
Strong Bitter
7.3% ABV  ·  43 IBU

Odell Mercenary DIPA   
Odell Brewing Co.  ·  Fort Collins, CO
Brewed with a blend of hops containing the highest levels of Myrcene, this double IPA prevails with a tropical fruit-like flavor, a pungent floral aroma, and a clean getaway.
American IPA
9.3% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Odell Stalwort   
Odell Brewing Co.  ·  Fort Collins, CO
A noticeably strong beer tilted towards malty sweetness that is best drunk by a warm fire on a cold winter’s night.
Old Ale
10.4% ABV  ·  71 IBU

Prairie Artisan Ales Americana   
Prairie Artisan Ales  ·  Tulsa, OK
A 7 percent ABV dry-hopped farmhouse ale that has been conditioned with brettanomyces.
8.0% ABV  ·  35 IBU

Prairie Artisan Ales Phantasmagoria   
Prairie Artisan Ales  ·  Tulsa, OK
Phantasmagoria is an IPA that is low in malt flavors, but high in hops. We brew this beer as a nood to the big hoppy beers of the west coast. We use loads of citrusy and piney hops at the end of the boil and in the fermenter to make this beer a hop experience.
Double IPA
8.0% ABV  ·  70 IBU

Real Ale Firemans #4   
Real Ale Brewing  ·  Blanco, TX
This refreshing blonde ale strikes a perfect balance between the smoothness of the malt, the subtle fruitiness of our house ale yeast, and zesty citrus notes from Crystal hops.
Blonde Ale
5.1% ABV  ·  23 IBU
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Real Ale White   
Real Ale Brewing  ·  Blanco, TX
A refreshing wheat ale very pale in color
4.6% ABV  ·  25 IBU
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Saint Arnold 5 O'Clock Pils   
Saint Arnold Brewing Company  ·  Houston, TX
A rich, Czech-style lager that is light-bodied with small hints of bitterness.
Czech Pale Lager
5.2% ABV  ·  40 IBU
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Saint Arnold Ale Wagger   
Saint Arnold Brewing Company  ·  Houston, TX
A malty beer that uses its hop flavor to complement and enhance its chocolate and caramel characters.
American Brown Ale
5.3% ABV  ·  24 IBU

Saint Arnold Art Car IPA   
Saint Arnold Brewing Company  ·  Houston, TX
The nose is a blend of apricot and tropical fruit and mango. The taste starts with a big bitter blood orange that morphs into mangoes and sweet tropical fruits. There is a lightly sweet malt body that allows the hops to shine while there being a nice complexity to the flavors.
American IPA
7.17% ABV  ·  55 IBU
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Saint Arnold Santo   
Saint Arnold Brewing Company  ·  Houston, TX
Santo is a black Kölsch, which technically doesn’t exist as a style, but this is as close as we can come to describing it.
4.9% ABV  ·  17 IBU
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Sixpoint Sweet Action   
Sixpoint Brewery  ·  Brooklyn, NY
...Through all of the madness emerged an undefinable beer called Sweet Action; a beer that your brain cannot categorize but instead speaks directly to your palate. Our senses and intuition sometimes trump rational thought. It's Mad Science.
Cream Ale
5.2% ABV  ·  34 IBU

Southern Star Nitro Buried Hatchet Stout    Nitro  
Southern Star Brewing Company  ·  Conroe, TX
A big, intensely flavored dark ale that ends with a warming, bittersweet finish.
Imperial Stout
8.25% ABV  ·  50 IBU

Victory Cage Radler   
Victory Brewing Company  ·  Downingtown, PA
Our spin on a German classic connects lemon freshness with crisp lager. Effervescent notes of lemonade, lemon zest, and a hint of grainines
Fruit Beer
3.0% ABV

Victory Sour Monkey   
Victory Brewing Company  ·  Downingtown, PA
This electrifying transformation of our famed Golden Monkey may just blow your mind. Tastefully twisted to offer nuances of sweet fruit, and a sharp tang of tartness, this exhilarating combinations of flavors makes this brew a monkey all it’s own. C’mon respect the monkey and Taste Victory!
Mixed-Fermentation Sour Beer
9.5% ABV  ·  10 IBU

Wasatch Polygamy Porter On Nitro    Nitro  
Wasatch Brewery  ·  Park City, UT
A complex, malty dark beer with a lightly burnt character.
American Porter
6.0% ABV  ·  24 IBU

Wild Modus Vivendi   
The Wild Beer Co  ·  Westcombe, United Kingdom
A pale bitter ale with pronounced malt and hop flavors.
Strong Bitter
7.0% ABV

Wine - 10

Alias Red Blend Secret Agent   
alias  ·  Napa Valley, CA
Vintage: 2014
Red Blend

Block Nine Pinot Noir   
Block Nine  ·  CA
Vintage: 2013

Locations by Dave Phinney  ·  Buenos Aires Province
Vintage: 2012

Cupcake Vineyards Chardonay   
Cupcake Vineyards  ·  CA
Vintage: 2014

Edge Cabernet Sauvignon   
Edge  ·  Napa Valley, CA
Vintage: 2012

La Fiera Pinot Grigio   
La Fiera  ·  Veneto
Vintage: 2015
Pinot Grigio/Gris

Orin Swift Cellars Machete   
Orin Swift Cellars  ·  Napa Valley, CA
Vintage: 2012

Poppy Cabernet Sauvignon   
Poppy  ·  Central Coast/Monterey, CA
Vintage: 2014
Cabernet Sauvignon

Skin Deep   
Orin Swift Cellars  ·  Napa Valley, CA
Vintage: 2013

Cocktails - 9

Cheers Darlin'

Kat in the Cradle

Knee High

Lonestar Sour

Moscow Mule

Old Fashioned


Spicy Paloma

Too Fresh

Events - 2


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