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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Cottonwood Cafe

222 Berkeley St. (St. James Ave.) Send to Phone
617-247-2225
This Southwestern eatery's attempts to stay culinarily current are lost on the tequila-swilling after-work crowd.

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Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner nightly, Brunch Sat.-Sun.
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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Cottonwood Cafe Restaurant Review

: An enduring fave among the Back Bay's tequila-swilling after-work crowd, this Southwestern eatery struggles to remain relevant on the culinary front. Certainly there's as much to like about the cuisine of blue corn and green chilies now as there ever was, provided it's well-prepared. We think the Cottonwood kitchen should worry less about innovation and more about execution, which varies greatly. Skip anything that combines shellfish and cheese; stick with longtime signatures like snakebites and enchiladas instead. And, of course, go easy on the highly drinkable margaritas.



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