Food & Drink

The Cotton Arms was recently awarded CAMRA summer Pub of the Year

We have a well stocked bar with a wide range of cask ales, lager, cider, wines and spirits

All our food is freshly cooked to order and our menus are regularly updated

Lunch & Supper Club – 2 courses for £7

from the Lunch & Supper Club menu

Wednesdays 12-3pm and 5-9pm

Menu changes weekly – please contact us for the current menu. Booking is essential!

The Cotton Arms

Summer Menu


Hand crafted Ham Hock, Black Pudding & Blue Cheese Fritter with Sun-blushed Tomato & Chive Ketchup


Roasted Red Pepper & Tomato Soup with Freshly made Pesto Croutons


Home-made Chicken Liver & Chorizo Pate, Smoked Paprika & Coriander Butter, Roast pepper Salsa & Toasted Croutes


Hand Made Ginger and Chilli spiced Thai Crab & Salmon Fishcake with Fresh Mango Salsa


Continental Platter

Selection of continental meats, cheeses & breads

Example of continental platter ingredients

Salami, Chorizo, Salchichon, Parma ham & Cheshire Ham


Fresh mozzarella

Pesto & mozzarella flat bread

Olives & Pickles

Sun-blushed Tomatoes


Fresh rocket salad.


Nibbles & sides

7” Garlic Pizza Bread with Fresh Garlic Butter & Mozzarella £4

7” Pesto, Tomato & Mozzarella Pizza Bread £4.50

Beer Battered Onion Rings £2.50

Beer & Cheese Croquets with Chilli & Apple Jam £5.50

Skin on Fries £2

Piri-piri Fries £2.50

Handcut Chips £2.50

House salad £2

House Slaw £2

Small bowl of our Cajun Chilli con Carne with Freshly Made Tortilla Crisps & Melted Mozzarella £4.50

Loaded Nachos or Fries

A stack of Tortilla Nachos or Skin on Fries dusted in Cajun Spice, topped with fresh Tomato & Roast Pepper Salsa, Jalapeños & Mozzarella £5.50

Add a spoon of our Home-made Cajun Chilli Con Carne £2

Main Courses

Cheshire Ham, Locally Farmed Eggs & Hand Cut Chips served with Salad Garnish


8oz Cumberland Sausage Ring served on a bed of Creamy Mashed Potatoes with Onion Gravy & Green Vegetables


Freshly made Prime Beef Mince Lasagne, Rich Tomato Sauce layered between Fresh Pasta Sheets with a Creamy Cheese Sauce Served with a fresh Rocket Salad Coleslaw & Garlic Flatbread


Freshly Caught Cod, seasoned & dipped in our Signature Ale Batter Served with Handcut chips & Proper mushy peas


Add Bread & Butter £1.00

Whitby Whole tail Scampi, 10 pieces of crispy Whitby caught Scampi served with Handcut Chips & Garden Peas.


Add 4 extra pieces for £2

The Cotton Curry

Our Home-made Curry’s are made using fresh & authentic ingredients Please ask to see today’s Curry Board with details of today’s Curry. Served with Pilau Rice & Garlic & Coriander Naan bread.

Vegetarian & vegan options available.


Cajun Chilli Carne, A Cajun style Beef Chilli with Roasted Red Peppers & Onions served with Mexican Rice inside a Flour Tortilla basket with Fresh Salsa, Cheese & Sour Cream


12oz Gammon served with Double fresh local farm Eggs, Peas, Beer Battered Onion Rings & Handcut Chips

(Goose & Duck Eggs are Seasonally Available, ask for details)


12oz Prime Rump Steak served with Handcut Chips, Beer Battered Onion Rings, Grilled Mushroom & Tomato and Rocket Garnish


Add Peppercorn Sauce £1.50

Oven Roasted Chicken Breast either Plain or Garlic Herb Marinated served with Fresh Salad Garnish, French Dressing & Jacket Potato


Slow Roasted Tomato Lasagne with layers of Creamed Spinach & Ricotta served with Fresh Rocket Salad, Coleslaw and Garlic Flatbread


Kids Menu

7” Margarita Pizza £5.50

7” Pepperoni Pizza £5.50

Freshly Made Chicken Nuggets, Jumbo sausage, Home-made Fish Fingers or Cheese burger

All served with either Fries or Mashed Potato & Beans, Peas or Salad



All burgers available in the bar or as a takeaway

All burgers are served with Skin on Fries & Salad Garnish

Hand Cut Chips Available for £1 Extra

The Cotton Classic

7oz Prime Welsh Black Rib Burger topped with Smoked Streaky Bacon & Fresh Mozzarella on a Beer Sourdough Bun with Bacon Jam

£9.50 or Double Up £12.50

The Spicy Hombre

7oz Prime Welsh Black Rib Burger Topped with our Cajun Chilli con Carne & Smoked Cheddar on a Beer Sourdough Bun £11.50 or double up £14.50

The Whole Hog

Cumberland Pork & Black Pudding Burger topped with Smoked Streaky Bacon & Shropshire Blue Cheese on a Beer Sourdough Bun


The Cotton Colonel

Southern Fried Chicken Breast topped with Cajun Mayo, Hash Brown & Mozzarella Cheese on a Beer Sourdough Bun


Butternut Squash, Goats Cheese & Beetroot Burger topped with Chunky Salsa & Smoked Cheese on a Beer Sourdough Bun


Sunday roast menu

Available Sunday 12-8PM

Roast Topside of Beef

Roast Cheshire Turkey Crown

Slow Roasted Pork Shoulder & Crackling

Slow Roasted Welsh Lamb Leg (£2 Supplement)

Goats Cheese, Butternut Squash & Nut Roast

All above served with Beef Dripping Roast Potatoes, Honey Roasted Carrots & Parsnips, Sage & Onion stuffing & a Yorkshire pudding with a Jug of Proper Roast Gravy and a bowl of Seasonal Vegetables


Roast Dinner Extras

Add Pigs in Blankets £1.50

Extra portion of Roast Potatoes £2.50

Creamy mash potatoes £2

Cheesy mash potatoes £2.50

Extra Yorkshire Pudding 50P

Extra bowl of seasonal vegetables £2

Extra jug of real roast gravy 50p

Lunch Time Menu

Running 12-4PM Monday to Saturday


Grilled Chicken either Plain, marinated in Garlic & Herb Dressing or rubbed with Spicy Fajita Seasoning

Sizzling Prime Rump Steak, Plain or rubbed with Spicy Fajita Seasoning

Vegan & Gluten free Spiced Moroccan Falafel

Freshly made to order wrapped in your choice of either Pumpkin Seed, Beetroot wrap or Gluten Free Wrap

filled with Lettuce, Tomato, Peppers, Onions & Mozzarella

£8.00 (add £1 for Rump Steak)

Add Fries, Piri-piri Fries or Handcut Chips for £1.00

All Wrap Fillings are also available as a Salad at no additional cost


Freshly baked home-made pizzas

(takeaway available)

All flavours available in 12” or 7” base or a 9” Gluten Free Base


Pepperoni with red & green peppers


Hot shot

Spicy Beef & Chicken with Chilli, Jalapeños, Green Peppers & Red Onions


Veg Supreme

Peppers, Onions, Mushrooms, Sweet Corn & Tomatoes



Fresh tomato & Mozzarella £8/5.50

Add Coleslaw £1.00

Add House salad & Dressing £1.50

Add Mozzarella Sticks £2.00


All served on fresh White or Malted Bloomer with Salad Garnish and a few fries.

Tuna Mayonnaise & Cucumber £6.50

Cheshire Roasted Ham & Cheddar Cheese £6.50

Cheddar Cheese & Branston Pickle £6

Roast Meat Sandwich of the Day (Please ask for today’s selection of meats) £6.50

Add a small portion of today’s Soup to your sandwich for just £2.50