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 deserts. 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

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679 181
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Yumeiro Pâtissière SP Professional

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445 130
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481 149
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Toriko

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224 104
Kitchen Princess is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
unakite-emmett-gem added Kitchen Princess

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123 58
Silver Spoon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
jytphj added Silver Spoon

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132 75
Ben-To is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
1464012827438 added Ben-To

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63 19
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yukikoci added Isekai Shokudou

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140 97
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181 144
Blue Exorcist is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
PhillipJaakkola added Blue Exorcist

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154 121
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Koufuku Graffiti

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99 78
Gourmet Girl Graffiti is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
pink-serpent added Gourmet Girl Graffiti

The Best Southern Dishes

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17 2
Isekai Izakaya: Koto Aitheria ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
Abigail JJ added Isekai Izakaya: Koto Aitheria no Izakaya Nobu

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22 7
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

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101 108
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51 53
Bartender is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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Natalie Yong added Emiya-san Chi no Kyou no Gohan A Fate/stay Night spin-off focused on cooking.

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41 48
Ristorante Paradiso is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
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65 86
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Cooking Papa

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56 74
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smeteorx314 added Wakako-Zake

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77 113
Tetsuya Kuroko is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cooking Anime of All Time
JoaquimDaHorta added Tetsuya Kuroko

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38 84
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Oishinbo

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42 96
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Fighting Foodons

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20 70
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smeteorx314 added JK Meshi!