For those who like a flutter, The Cook Cafe & Bar has a modern, discreet gaming room with 12 NEW GAMING MACHINES connected to the jackpot.

Our Trust is the Grassroots Trust which is an Waikato based charitable trust that raises funds for community, philanthropic and sporting purposes through the operation of gaming machines in the Auckland, Hamilton, Thames and Taupo area.

Click here to go to the Grassroots Trust website for more information and also you can download application forms for funding from their site.

The Cook Cafe & Bar has no input or control over any application for funding made to the Grassroots Trust.


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Opening times are normally Monday -Friday 10am till late, Saturday & Sunday 8am till late


Every Monday night with our regular quizzers all joining together on a Monday for our free quiz. Sort of like "Nothing Trivial" but not...




Regular Events


Special Offers

  • Get a bit on the side for a couple of bucks more
  • Cook Rewards