Chef movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant chef movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, feel good, realistic, light, touching and semi serious films and TV shows about / with chef, cooking, restaurant, food, friendship, cooking and food, cook, kitchen, workplace and love plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as chef: Ratatouille (2007), No Reservations (2007), Burnt (2015), Chef (2014), Le Chef (2012), Kitchen Confidential (2005), Julie & Julia (2009), Mostly Martha (2001), Love's Kitchen (2011), The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014).

List of chef movies

 8.0
 666K
Ratatouille (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great French chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in the sewers of Paris, he finds himself ideally situated ...
Style: feel good, inspirational, sweet, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, follow your dream, chef, food, cooking, cooking and food, rat, talking animals, unlikely friendships, mouse, odd couple, rise to the top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
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No Reservations (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Master chef Kate Armstrong runs her life and her kitchen with intimidating intensity. However, a recipe for disaster may be in the works when she becomes the guardian of her young niece while crossing forks with the brash sous-chef who just joined ...
Style: romantic, sentimental, sweet, feel good, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: chef, cooking and food, cooking, restaurant, love, initially antagonists, opposites attract, workplace situations, love story, fall in love, aunt niece relationship, guardian ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, italy, manhattan new york city, san francisco ...
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 6.6
 110K
Burnt (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Adam Jones is a Chef who destroyed his career with drugs and diva behavior. He cleans up and returns to London, determined to redeem himself by spearheading a top restaurant that can gain three Michelin stars.
Style: inspirational, entertaining, exciting, talky, emotional ...
Plot: chef, cooking, restaurant, kitchen, redemption, career, cook, abused woman, manipulative behavior, food, drug addict, mentor ...
Place: new orleans, london, paris france
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 7.3
 204K
Chef (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Chef Carl Casper suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner, he is left to figure out what's next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with ...
Style: touching, road movie, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: cooking and food, road trip, chef, father son relationship, cooking, happy ending, kitchen, food, restaurant owner, parent child relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, staff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: miami, florida, los angeles, california, usa ...
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 6.6
 17K
Le Chef (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A veteran chef faces off against his restaurant group's new CEO, who wants to the establishment to lose a star from its rating in order to bring in a younger chef who specializes in molecular gastronomy.
Style: feel good, humorous, light, funny, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: chef, cooking, wine, restaurant, partners, follow your dream, ambition, nothing goes right, dishonesty, lifestyle, blind ambition, cooking and food ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe, california
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Kitchen Confidential (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Kitchen Confidential is an American television sitcom that debuted on September 19, 2005, on the Fox network, based on Anthony Bourdain's New York Times bestselling book, Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly. Bradley ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, sitcom, semi serious ...
Plot: chef, restaurant, cooking and food, cook, coworker, cooking, comeback, workplace situations, one more chance, lifestyle change, lifestyle, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.0
 113K
Julie & Julia (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Julia Child and Julie Powell – both of whom wrote memoirs – find their lives intertwined. Though separated by time and space, both women are at loose ends... until they discover that with the right combination of passion, fearlessness and ...
Style: inspirational, feel good, sentimental, witty, sweet ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: cooking and food, chef, cooking, food, self fulfillment, couple relations, cookbook, supportive spouse, cook, writer's life, life changing experience, lifestyle ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century ...
Place: paris france, france, new york, usa, europe ...
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Mostly Martha (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: Germany, Italy, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Martha is a single woman who lives for one passion: cooking. The head chef at a chic restaurant, Martha has no time for anything - or anyone - else. But Martha's solitary life is shaken when a fateful accident brings her sister's ...
Style: feel good, touching, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: restaurant, chef, cooking, cooking and food, family relations, love, romance, workplace situations, family problems, fall in love, love and romance, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, italy, france
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Love's Kitchen (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Rob Haley (Dougray Scott), an up-and-coming chef and restaurateur in London, is grief-stricken when he loses his wife. With encouragement from his infamous friend and real life TV Chef Gordon Ramsay, Rob decides to spice up his life by turning a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sentimental, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: restaurant, cooking, chef, cooking and food, tv show in film, lifestyle, love affair, starting over, fall in love, helicopter, english countryside, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, India, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A story centered around an Indian family who moves to France and opens a restaurant across the street from a Michelin-starred French restaurant.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: cooking and food, restaurant, culture clash, chef, interracial relations, cooking, rivalry, immigrants, family relations, village, prejudice, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 19th century
Place: france, india, paris france, london, south of france ...
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Haute Cuisine (2012)
Genre: Biography, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story of Danièle Delpeuch and how she was appointed as the private chef for François Mitterrand.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, documentary filmmaking ...
Plot: cooking and food, chef, workplace, workplace situations, head of state, state affairs, unsupportive coworkers, power struggle, tradition versus modernity, tradition, profanity, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 2010s
Place: france, paris france, antarctic
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 7.0
 22K
I Am Love (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Emma left Russia to live with her husband in Italy. Now a member of a powerful industrial family, she is the respected mother of three, but feels unfulfilled. One day, Antonio, a talented chef and her son's friend, makes her senses kindle.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, meditative, emotional, intense ...
Plot: high society, chef, older woman younger man relationship, infidelity, family relations, adultery, food, bourgeoisie, love and romance, love triangle, family feud, family tradition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy, london, nice france ...
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 8.5
 4K
The Kitchen (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Maksim "Max" Lavrov wants to become a great chef. But he finds out that the kitchen isn't the place for an easy career. And in restaurant "Claude Monet" this job looks even harder and much more complicated than just ...
Style: feel good, light, entertaining, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: food, restaurant, kitchen, cooking, colleague colleague relationship, couple relations, chef, coworker relationship, cook, job, love, friendship ...
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The Kitchen: World Chef Battle (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Victor Barinov at the personal request of the Russian President will go to Sochi at the world championship for professional chefs and to prove that he and his team are the best in the world! The hard struggle for the title of winner of Operations ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, exciting, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: food, kitchen, chef, competition, cook, rivalry, friendship, couples, adventure, search, family relations, meal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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 6.6
 10K
Toast (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An adaptation of celebrity chef Nigel Slater's bestselling memoir, 'Toast' is the ultimate nostalgic trip through everything edible in 1960's Britain. Nigel's mother was always a poor cook, but her chronic asthma and ...
Style: sentimental, tragicomedy, sincere, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: stepmother stepson relationship, cooking and food, chef, cooking, teenage life, maid, family problems, parents and children, self discovery, lifestyle, youth, countryside ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: england, london
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 7.4
 14K
Young & Hungry (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Two worlds collide when Josh, a wealthy young tech entrepreneur, meets Gabi, a feisty young food blogger, looking to be his personal chef. Gabi is desperate for the job and must prove herself, mostly to Josh's aide, who prefers a famous chef ...
Style: feel good, sitcom, humorous, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: workplace, cooking and food, chef, employer employee relationship, female protagonist, businessman, gay couple, housekeeper, sexual tension, cooking, female friendship, friendship between women ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa
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A Touch of Spice (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Greece, Turkey
Duration: 108 min.
Story: "A Touch of Spice" is a story about Fanis, a young Greek boy growing up in Istanbul, whose grandfather, a culinary philosopher and mentor, teaches him that both food and life require a little salt to give them flavor. They both require... ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, sincere, serious ...
Plot: greek, chef, teenage life, self discovery, love and romance, culture clash, fall in love, friendship, human nature, family life, youth, grandparent grandchild relationship ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, contemporary
Place: turkey, constantinople, istanbul turkey, athens greece, athens ...
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 7.6
 2K
Whites (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Whites was a BBC sitcom, written by Oliver Lansley and Matt King, directed by David Kerr, and starring Alan Davies as the executive chef at a country house hotel. BBC Two gave the go ahead for the show to go into production in August 2009 with the ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, captivating, light ...
Plot: cooking and food, chef, british humour, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, kitchen, restaurant, friendship, rivalry, society, waiter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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Food Wars! Shokugeki no Soma (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Yukihira Souma's dream is to become a full-time chef in his father's restaurant and surpass his father's culinary skill. But just as Yukihira graduates from middle schools his father, Yukihira Jouichirou, closes down the restaurant to ...
Style: captivating, feel good, twists and turns, emotional, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cooking, rivalry, contests and competitions, school life, food, chef, adventure, friends, school, twists & turns, father son relationship, competition ...
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The Kitchen in Paris (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The employees of the famous Russian "Claude Monet" restaurant are forced to move their business to Paris.
Style: humorous, sentimental, light, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: restaurant, chef, waiter, escapades, workplace situations, workplace, employer employee relationship, co worker co worker relationship, coworker, relationship vs career, love, couples ...
Place: paris france
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 8.1
 4K
Oh My Ghost (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Na Bong Sun may be a skilled sous chef, but she lacks the self-esteem to shine professionally and socially. Beyond her cooking talents, however, is an uncanny ability to communicate with ghosts. One day, her mystic senses go out of control when the ...
Style: romantic, touching, captivating, sweet, humorous
Plot: ghost, shaman, supernatural, chef, memory loss, friendship, love triangle, love and romance, workplace situations, possessed human, brother sister relationship, possession ...
Place: korea
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 7.1
 58K
Perfect Sense (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Sweden, Denmark, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Susan is a scientist searching for answers to important questions. So important that she has given up on other things, like love - until she meets Micheal. Susan and Michael find themselves embarking on a sensual adventure while the world around ...
Style: thought provoking, artsy, melancholic, enigmatic, serious ...
Plot: chef, love affair, human existence, scientist, suffering, chaos, human nature, romance, rage, couples, epidemic, society ...
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland
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The Five-Year Engagement (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Exactly one year after Tom meets Violet, he surprises her with a wedding ring. By all accounts, Tom and Violet are destined for their happily ever after. However, this engaged couple just keep getting tripped up on the long walk down the aisle.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: wedding, engagement, love, relationship vs career, chef, couple relations, proposal, wedding preparations and rituals, profanity, romance, wedding ceremony, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, michigan, detroit
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 8.1
 69K
Bob's Burgers (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Bob's Burgers follows a third-generation restaurateur, Bob, as he runs Bob's Burgers with the help of his wife and their three kids. Bob and his quirky family have big ideas about burgers, but fall short on service and sophistication. ...
Style: witty, not serious, sitcom, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: restaurant, family relations, chef, siblings relations, family business, sibling relationship, teenage daughter, restaurant owner, eccentric family, parents and children, workplace, parenthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
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 7.3
 12K
Chowder (2007)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Chowder is an American animated television series created by C.H. Greenblatt for Cartoon Network. The series follows an aspiring young chef named Chowder and his day-to-day adventures as an apprentice in Mung Daal's catering company. Although ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: chef, monster, cooking and food, friends, workplace, teachers and students, staff, surrealism, adventure, fantasy world, friendship, escapades ...
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 7.2
 37K
Soul Kitchen (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: SOUL KITCHEN film centers on a likable but hopelessly disorganized restauranteur, Zinos, whose cafe is second home to a motley crew of lovable eccentrics. When his girlfriend Nadine up and moves to Shanghai, a love-sick Zinos decides to fly after ...
Style: talky, humorous, semi serious, funny, twists and turns ...
Plot: restaurant, chef, lifestyle, brother brother relationship, family relations, workplace, life is a bitch, workplace situations, family business, workplace problem, comedy of errors, financial problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, germany, hamburg germany
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Chef's Special (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Maxi thinks is life is perfect. He is a famous cook who own a top hype restaurant in Chueca. He is living his homosexual life without complex. But when his son Edu and his daughter Alba appears, and comes a new neighbor which is an attractive ex ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: restaurant, gay, chef, love and romance, lifestyle, farce, estrangement, father son relationship, coming out, family relations, death of mother, gay love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
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 6.5
 30K
Last Holiday (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After she's diagnosed with a terminal illness, a shy woman decides to take a European vacation.
Style: feel good, touching, sentimental, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: terminal illness, holiday, vacation, love and romance, human nature, self discovery, romance, chef, african american, hotel, quitting a job, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, prague, new orleans, czech republic, central europe ...
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Kakuriyo -Bed & Breakfast for Spirits- (2018)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: After losing her grandfather, Aoi—a girl who can see spirits known as ayakashi—is suddenly approached by an ogre. Demanding she pay her grandfather’s debt, he makes a huge request: her hand in marriage! Refusing this absurd offer, Aoi decides ...
Style: captivating, feel good, light, sincere, humorous
Plot: parallel world, supernatural, cooking, romance, demon, friendship, rivalry, japanese mythology, couples, hotel, debt, chef ...
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Feed the Beast (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: For two friends on the brink of losing everything, a dusty pipe dream of opening up an upscale restaurant in their hometown of the Bronx is all they have left to turn their lives around. Together, they take on the insanity of the New York restaurant ...
Style: sincere, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: bandit, chef, self destruction, ex convict, restaurant, restaurant owner, father son relationship, love interest, dead wife, single father, corruption, self destructing ...
Place: bronx new york city
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