Cottonwood Restaurant and Bar

Type: Live Entertainment, Local Picks

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The Cottonwood Restaurant and Bar in Truckee is located on a small hillside overlooking downtown Truckee, the Truckee River and the railroad that runs through town. This might be one of the reasons...  Read More


  • Best for Happy Hour Because: Cottonwood's Happy Hour offers $1 off draft beer and desserts.
  • Best for Early Entertainment Because: The Cottonwood has live music on the deck in the summer and in the bar during the winter.
  • Best for Bars Because: This bar is a favorite local hangout with friendly bartenders and patrons.
  • Recommended as Best Nightlife Because: The food and the wine list at the Cottonwood are phenomenal. The bartenders are cool too.
  • Best for Live Music Because: In the summer, live bands will play on the deck overlooking Truckee.

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