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The Best Current Food Network Shows

Updated July 13, 2021 4.8k votes 580 voters 12.3k views26 items

List RulesVote up the best shows on Food Network that are currently airing new episodes.

Wondering what to watch on the Food Network? This list of the best Food Network shows on now has you covered. Food Network programs can leave you salivating and provide you with some great ideas for new dishes to try out. For fancy cuisine, simple dishes, delectable desserts, check out some quality Food Network programming. You'll find every Food Network series currently airing, ranked by user votes. If you're wondering what's showing on Food Network right now, and which shows are the best, look no further.

Some Food Network series that are on right now have been airing for ages. Barefoot Contessa - featuring tips on decorating, food, and entertaining from Ina Garten - has been on since 2002. The reality competition program Beat Bobby Flay has over 20 seasons and running. Current Foot Network shows usually focus on professional chefs and fancier food - or skilled competition. If you're in the mood for something less pristine other Food Network shows like Cupcake Wars and Guilty Pleasures - show you how to make some classic junk food. With so many popular Food Network shows, there's something for everyone on the channel. 

With so many great Food Network shows on now, it's hard to pick just one as the best of the best. Vote your favorite current Food Network shows to the top of the list!

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  • 1

    Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives

    Guy Fieri, Duff Goldman

    PremieredApril 23, 2007

    Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives is an American food reality television television series that premiered on April 23, 2007, on the Food Network. It is hosted by Guy Fieri. The show originally began as a...  more

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    Ted Allen, Alex Guarnaschelli

    PremieredJanuary 13, 2009

    Chopped is an American reality based cooking television series created by Dave Noll and Michael Krupat, with executive producer Linda Lea, and hosted by Ted Allen that pits four chefs against each...  more

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    Beat Bobby Flay

    Bobby Flay, Alex Guarnaschelli

    PremieredMarch 3, 2014

    Two talented chefs go head-to-head for the chance to Beat Bobby Flay. To get to Bobby the chefs must first face off against each other, creating a spectacular dish with a secret ingredient of Bobby's...  more

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  • 4

    The Pioneer Woman

    Ree Drummond, Ladd Drummond


    The Pioneer Woman (Food Network, 2011) is an American cooking show presented by Ree Drummond. The series features Drummond cooking for her family and friends, primarily at her ranch in Pawhuska,...  more
  • 5

    PremieredOctober 20, 2013

    Guy Fieri sends four talented chefs running through the aisles in a high stakes, high skills, grocery store cooking competition. The chefs are hit by real-world challenges like finding workarounds...  more

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  • 6

    Holiday Baking Championship

    Nancy Fuller, Duff Goldman

    PremieredNovember 9, 2014

    The Holiday Baking Championship (Food Network, 2014) is an American cooking competition series. Airing from early November through late December, the show features bakers creating holiday themed...  more
  • 7

    Valerie's Home Cooking

    Valerie Bertinelli, Tom Vitale


    Valerie's Home Cooking (Food Network, 2015) is an American television cooking show. Valerie Bertinelli prepares delicious home-cooked meals for her family and friends....  more
  • 8


    Good Eats: The Return (Food Network, 2019) is an American television cooking show and a sequel series to the show Good Eats. Host Alton Brown shares the recipes, methods, and history behind foods....  more
  • 9

    Kids Baking Championship

    Duff Goldman, Valerie Bertinelli

    PremieredFebruary 2, 2015

    Kids Baking Championship (Food Network, 2015) is a television program hosted by Duff Goldman and Valerie Bertinelli. Talented young bakers compete for the title of Kids Baking Champion, a cash prize,...  more
  • 10

    The Kitchen

    Katie Lee, Jeff Mauro


    The Kitchen (Food Network, 2014) is a cooking-themed talk show. Presented by chefs Sunny Anderson, Jeff Mauro, Katie Lee, and Geoffrey Zakarian, the show looks at the lives of different families and...  more
  • 11

    Barefoot Contessa

    Ina Garten, Jeffrey Garten

    PremieredNovember 30, 2002

    Barefoot Contessa is an American cooking show that premiered November 30, 2002 on Food Network. Hosted by celebrity chef Ina Garten, each episode features Garten assembling dishes of varying...  more
  • 12

    Halloween Baking Championship

    Richard Blais, Jeff Dunham


    Halloween Baking Championship (Food Network, 2015) is an American cooking competition television series. With a new presenter and judges every season, the show follows seven contestants baking the...  more
  • 13

    PremieredAugust 15, 2010

    The Great Food Truck Race is a reality television series that originally aired on August 15, 2010, on Food Network, with Tyler Florence as the host. It features competing food trucks. The fourth...  more
  • 14
    Outrageous Pumpkins (Food, 2020) is an American competitive reality television series. Host Alyson Hannigan welcomes seven expert pumpkin carvers to compete for the title of Outrageous Pumpkins...  more

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  • 15

    Spring Baking Championship

    Nancy Fuller, Duff Goldman

    PremieredApril 26, 2015

    Spring Baking Championship (Food Network, 2015) is an American cooking competition television series. Contestants must create spring themed baked goods for a chance to win $50,000....  more
  • 16
    Girl Meets Farm (Food Network, 2018) is an American cooking television series. Cookbook author and chef Molly Yeh cooks meals influenced by her Jewish and Chinese heritage, primarily at her farm on...  more
  • 17

    Worst Cooks in America

    Anne Burrell, Bobby Flay

    PremieredJanuary 3, 2010

    Worst Cooks in America is an American reality television series that premiered on January 3, 2010, on the Food Network. The show takes 12 to 16 contestants (referred to as "recruits") with very poor...  more

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  • 18

    Halloween Wars

    Shinmin Li, Jonathan Bennett

    PremieredOctober 2, 2011

    "Halloween Wars" is a four-part series from Super Delicious, the prodco behind Cupcake Wars. The show pits five teams made up of cake decorators, candy makers and pumpkin carvers against each other...  more
  • 19

    Buddy vs. Duff

    Buddy Valastro, Duff Goldman

    PremieredMarch 10, 2019

    Buddy vs. Duff (Food Network, 2019) is an American reality television game show. The competition series pits Buddy Valastro (Cake Boss) and Duff Goldman (Ace of Cakes) against each other to decide...  more
  • 20


    Chopped After Hours (Food Network, 2016) is an American cooking show hosted by Ted Allen. A spin-off of Chopped, the show features judges c cooking and commentating on their dishes....  more
  • 21

    Worst Bakers in America

    Duff Goldman, Lorraine Pascale


    Worst Bakers (Food Network, 2016) in America is an American cooking competition television series presented by chefs Duff Goldman and Lorraine Pascale. The series is a spin-off of Worst Cooks in...  more
  • 22

    PremieredJuly 21, 2019

    Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted (National Geographic, 2019) is an American food travelogue television series. Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay travels around the world meeting with indigenous people to learn...  more

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  • 23

    Clash of the Grandmas

    Cameron Mathison


    Clash of the Grandmas (Food Network, 2015) s an American cooking competition television series, presented by Cameron Mathison. Five grandmas compete to see who can cook the best Thanksgiving dishes. ...  more
  • 24

    The Flay List

    Bobby Flay, Sophie Flay


    The Flay List (Food Network, 2019) is an American food and travel reality television series. Food Network host Bobby Flay and his daughter Sophie hit the streets in search of the greatest local...  more
  • 25

    Amy Schumer Learns to Cook

    Amy Schumer, Chris Fischer

    PremieredMay 11, 2020

    Amy Schumer Learns to Cook (Food Network, 2020) is a cooking television series hosted by Amy Schumer and Chris Fischer. Amy and Chris are quarantined at home in Martha's Vineyard with their nanny,...  more

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