20 of the Coziest Kitchens Around What makes a kitchen cozy? It's the kind of place where you want to hang out in your pj's with a cup of hot cocoa. It's a place where families gather to go over their days and eat dinner together. It's that kitchen where everyone at the party inevitably winds up gathering. While there are plenty of different elements that can bring the cozy, it's ultimately the right combination of them that makes a kitchen warm and inviting. Let's take a look.