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
765 199
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4
639 186
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Yumeiro Pâtissière SP Professional

5
558 162
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Toriko

6
499 145
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7
106 14
Isekai Izakaya: Koto Aitheria ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
Abigail JJ added Isekai Izakaya: Koto Aitheria no Izakaya Nobu

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126 25
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yukikoci added Isekai Shokudou

9
263 129
Kitchen Princess is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
unakite-emmett-gem added Kitchen Princess

10
172 70
Silver Spoon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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11
174 86
Ben-To is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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12
156 106
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13
235 181
Blue Exorcist is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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14
170 128
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Koufuku Graffiti

15
122 84
Gourmet Girl Graffiti is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
pink-serpent added Gourmet Girl Graffiti

16
38 10
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Natalie Yong added Emiya-san Chi no Kyou no Gohan

A Fate/stay Night spin-off focused on cooking.

17
39 15
Ramen Daisuki Koizumi San is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
Pei Wang added Ramen Daisuki Koizumi San

18
108 120
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19
58 65
Bartender is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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20
50 57
Ristorante Paradiso is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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21
71 95
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Cooking Papa

22
63 87
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smeteorx314 added Wakako-Zake

23
88 134
Tetsuya Kuroko is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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24
53 106
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Fighting Foodons

25
40 92
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Oishinbo