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“Good Soul Food”
Review of Cozzy Corner

Cozzy Corner
Ranked #41 of 366 Restaurants in Appleton
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American
Restaurant details
Appleton, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Good Soul Food”
Reviewed 8 August 2014

Anyone who likes traditional, Southern, blue-plate style cafe food will love this place. If you are sensitive to the richness of the likes of deep fried chicken or greens seasoned with pork fat, then you'd best leave it.

Visited June 2014
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English first
Appleton, Wisconsin
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247 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
“Southern Cookin' in the Midwest”
Reviewed 28 July 2014

My husband absolutely glows when he walks in this place. He told me the other day that it's the best Southern cooking he has ever tasted and this place is an asset to the Valley. Any time we are looking to go out to eat or order in he wants to head here. I have tried the catfish and the hush puppies - both are excellent - but I'm not as big of a fan as he is. So this review is for my husband who would give it 10 stars if he could! Go Cozzy Corner!! You're rockin' Appleton!

  • Visited July 2014
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Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
“Great Chicken.... Terrible Pork”
Reviewed 28 July 2014 via mobile

I was really hoping this was going to be the diamond in the rough based on previous reviews, however it was a mixed bag of really good and really bad. The chicken was excellent, both fried and smoked; very tender with good flavor, however nobody in our party got a breast. It was all dark meat. I was the only one to order the pulled pork and ribs, thankfully. The pork was tender but had zero flavor, as if it was boiled. Very disappointing. The ribs were down right terrible. It's as if they had been cooked earlier in the week and reheated. They were an unappetizing gray color with no visible smoke ring, and the flavor was nonexistent as well. It took a good amount of effort to get the meat off the bone. I love bbq, own an egg and smoke ribs, pork and chicken several times a month. I've also had some of the best bbq in the country in my travels. Cozzy Corner was let down in the bbq category. The service was good, and the place is family owned and run. So in short... Go for the chicken, but don't expect much with the pork....

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Good food and new friends”
Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

Cozzy Corner is one of those little local places you will love instantly. By the time you are done eating you will have new friends among the owners and other customers.
Special likes is the smokey bacon bar b que sauce and the fried chicken.
My son has tried catfish in 6 states and says Cozzy's Cajun catfish is the best.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Little piece of the south in Wisconsin”
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Being from the south, I love this restaurant. Fabulous food. Great hush puppies and the sausage I had was incredible. I just wish they had a beer/wine license.

  • Visited February 2014
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