Anime Underground The Best Cooking Anime of All Time  

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List Rules We're not including One Piece since the series isn't exclusively about cooking. Sorry Sanji, we still love you!

As if food in anime didn't already make your mouth water, here are the best cooking anime series of all time, ranked by anime fans like you. These anime focus on chefs and cooks striving to be the best they can be in the kitchen, who will stop at nothing to make the most delicious food possible. The shows on this list are all about food, but they vary in what they specifically focus on. For example in Yumeiro PatissiereIchigo Amano focuses on sweets, pastries and desserts. On the other hand, there is Antique Bakery, where the four main characters create various breads in their bakery. Other shows are more broad, such as Cooking Master Boy, which tells the story of a boy who wants to be a chef that is talented in all areas of the kitchen.

No matter what kind of food you're into, if you love cooking and anime, these are must-watch series for you! Vote for the ones you liked the best, and if you haven't seen all of these, then use this list as a guide in figuring out which series you should check out first. Also please add any cooking anime that are missing from the list if one of your favorites isn't here.

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Yumeiro Pâtissière

3
718 186
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4
602 172
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Yumeiro Pâtissière SP Professional

5
478 136
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514 154
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Toriko

7
238 116
Kitchen Princess is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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8
148 60
Silver Spoon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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9
58 6
Isekai Izakaya: Koto Aitheria ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
Abigail JJ added Isekai Izakaya: Koto Aitheria no Izakaya Nobu

10
87 20
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yukikoci added Isekai Shokudou

11
145 79
Ben-To is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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12
146 99
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13
199 157
Blue Exorcist is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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14
160 122
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Koufuku Graffiti

15
111 79
Gourmet Girl Graffiti is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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16
30 8
Ramen Daisuki Koizumi San is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
Pei Wang added Ramen Daisuki Koizumi San

17
24 4
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Natalie Yong added Emiya-san Chi no Kyou no Gohan A Fate/stay Night spin-off focused on cooking.

18
105 111
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19
48 49
Ristorante Paradiso is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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20
53 56
Bartender is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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21
68 88
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Cooking Papa

22
59 77
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smeteorx314 added Wakako-Zake

23
83 120
Tetsuya Kuroko is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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24
39 85
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Oishinbo

25
45 98
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Fighting Foodons

26
22 72
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smeteorx314 added JK Meshi!