taupo's hidden health cafe

Find us for nourishing and delicious food.


Welcome to The Cozy Corner Taupo.

Wholesome and nutritious food with just a hint of naughty! At The Cozy Corner, we believe that eating healthy and fresh food from the land is good for your mind, body and soul. We just make it easy for you! We strive to bring you the freshest ingredients to create innovative meals that are equally as healthy as they are delicious!

Our food is made fresh in our own kitchen using only the best quality produce. Low in saturated fats, sugar, salt and refined ingredients, we aim to follow the principles of balance and moderation. We adopt a realistic approach to healthy eating which can last a lifetime. That's why among all of our healthy dishes, you will still find a few naughty ones! Check out our wide range of delicious dishes right here.


the choice is yours

Feeling hungry? Whether you're in the mood for a refreshing acai bowl or a hearty burger, we've got you covered.




We have chosen Ripe as our coffee roaster. They are a small batch Wellington based roaster with great attention to detail and flavour. We are pleased to be the only café in Taupo that offers Ripe Coffee Beans.

We make our black coffees using single origin beans, chosen and roasted for use purely as black coffee. Our milk coffees are made on a blend "Valley" which is a very smooth easy drinking blend.




AROMA: Sultanas, Butterscotch

SWEETNESS: Candy Apple & Maple Syrup

ACIDITY:  Light Citrus, Soft

BODY: Thick & Creamy

FLAVOUR: Maltesers, Stone Fruit

FINISH: Chocolate Wheatens, Maple Syrup

From their Valley to our Valley - a coffee to salute relationships made along the way. A thick, creamy and smooth blend with notes of Malteser and maple syrup

wholesome foods

We pride ourselves on using fresh and tasty ingredients to bring you the best selection in healthy eating. Read more to discover our produce.


The 80/20 Diet

The principle behind the 80/20 rule is simple: Eat nutritious foods 80 percent of the time and allow yourself to indulge in your favourite treats the other 20 percent of the time. This balance will ensure a healthier you!

Dietary Needs

We cater for dietary needs and requests for foods to be made without gluten, sugar, eggs, dairy etc. We take great care to ensure special dietary requests are met; however it is always possible that traces of these ingredients may be found.

Gluten Free

We aim to not add gluten to foods that do not require it. Additionally we are happy to swap bread to gluten free without an extra charge. Please let us know when ordering if you are celiac.