Restaurant movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant restaurant movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, entertaining and unusual plot structure films and TV shows about / with restaurant, cooking and food, chef, waiter, friendship, workplace situations, cooking, romance, lifestyle and love and romance plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Russia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as restaurant: No Reservations (2007), Mostly Martha (2001), The Hundred-Foot Journey (2014), The Kitchen (2012), Soul Kitchen (2009), Love's Kitchen (2011), Hotel Eleon (2016), Ratatouille (2007), Kitchen Confidential (2005), Kitchen in Paris (2014).

List of restaurant movies

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, feel good, sweet, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: chef, cooking and food, cooking, restaurant, opposites attract, love, initially antagonists, love story, workplace situations, 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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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, opposites attract, love and romance, single parent, family problems, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, italy, france
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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, cooking, interracial relations, rivalry, family relations, village, prejudice, uninhibited rivalry, food ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 19th century
Place: france, india, paris france, london, south of france ...
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 8.6
 5K
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: humorous, entertaining, feel good, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: food, restaurant, couple relations, coworker relationship, cooking, job, love, chef, friendship, youth, waitress, escapades ...
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 7.2
 38K
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 problem, workplace situations, family business, life is a bitch, workplace, financial problem, staff ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, germany, hamburg germany
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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: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, touching, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: cooking, cooking and food, restaurant, chef, lifestyle, love affair, fall in love, starting over, food critic, helicopter, english countryside, countryside ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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 7.8
 2K
Hotel Eleon (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The new series of CTC, which will continue the story of the hit comedy "Kitchen". Chef Victor Barinov retired and Eleanor Andreevna met the man of her dreams and moved to St. Petersburg - this ended the final season of "Kitchen". ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, captivating, twists and turns ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: escapades, restaurant, hotel, love, friendship, youth, jealousy, betrayal, frame up, romance, adventure, unsupportive coworkers
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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 8.1
 701K
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, humorous, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, follow your dream, unlikely friendships, chef, food, cooking and food, talking animals, cooking, odd couple, rat, animals, mouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
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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: realistic, feel good, humorous, sitcom, semi serious ...
Plot: chef, cooking and food, restaurant, coworker, comeback, lifestyle, workplace situations, lifestyle change, one more chance, hopes, workplace, starting over ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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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, captivating, entertaining, funny, feel good ...
Plot: restaurant, chef, escapades, workplace, waiter, coworker, co worker co worker relationship, friendship, couples, workplace situations, relationship vs career, employer employee relationship ...
Place: paris france
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Tortilla Heaven (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Isidor's Tortilla Heaven is the best restaurant in New Mexico maybe even the world. But though his tortillas are scrumptious, his enchiladas divine, Isidor has never made a dime. Why? He lives in Falfurrias, population 73. One Sunday, while all ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: restaurant, miraculous event, cooking and food, life turned upside down, overnight success, religions or cults, hopes, small town, jesus, social relations, dishonesty, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico
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 8.0
 8K
The Trip (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 172 min.
TV show
Story: The Trip is a television sitcom series first broadcast on BBC Two and BBC HD in the United Kingdom. The series stars Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon as fictionalised versions of themselves undertaking a restaurant tour of northern England. The partly ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, talky, cynical ...
Plot: restaurant, actor, comedian, fame, career, impersonating, actor's life, artists and showbiz, friendship, countryside, on the road, bonding ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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The Restaurant (1966)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A great French restaurant's owner, Monsieur Septime (Louis de Fun├Ęs), is thrust into intrigue and crime, when one of his famous guests disappears.
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, feel good, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: restaurant, kidnapping, false accusation, dishonesty, restaurant owner, crimes, abduction, boss, waiter, chase, police commissioner, workplace situations ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, paris france
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 6.9
 3K
Waiter (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Edgar works as a waiter in 'Het Westen', a restaurant. He is married and has a lover. His neighbors terrorize him with loud music and garbage. One day after he is mistreated by some customers he is sick of it all and goes to talk to his ...
Style: captivating, touching, semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: restaurant, waiter, dull life, destiny, family relations, change of luck, unsupportive coworkers, dark humor, starting over, midlife crisis, unfulfillment, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, holland, netherlands, amsterdam
Is relevant ?
 8.2
 76K
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, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: restaurant, family relations, siblings relations, family business, sibling relationship, teenage daughter, eccentric family, parenthood, workplace, parents and children, chef, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new jersey
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The Slammin' Salmon (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The brutal former heavyweight boxing champion Cleon "Slammin'" Salmon (Duncan), now owner of a Miami restaurant, institutes a competition to see which waiter can earn the most money in one night: the winner stands to gain $10,000, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, witty, light ...
Plot: restaurant, farce, workplace, boss and employee, cooking and food, power relations, obnoxious boss, rivalry, workplace situations, workplace intrigue, chef, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa
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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, sexy, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: gay, restaurant, love and romance, lifestyle, chef, farce, estrangement, father son relationship, family relations, coming out, death of mother, gay love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
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 5.8
 1K
Eat the Rich (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alex is a disgruntled waiter at a snobby exclusive restaurant who falls on hard times. Forced to deal with the contempt and disgust of the upper class, Alex & cohorts attempt to go on a rampage. Meanwhile, General Karprov and Spider plot to ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, cynical, humorous, rough ...
Plot: restaurant, waiter, rebelliousness, vengeance, unemployment, culture clash, rivalry, crimes, society, gang, terrorism, gangsters ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, london, england
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 5.4
 2K
Devoured (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Intense, troubling film boasting a spectacular lead performance from Marta Milans. Greg Olliver's psychological thriller records with cold, clinical precision a young woman's gradual descent into madness.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: restaurant, immigrants, hallucination, ghost, supernatural, woman in danger, workplace, death, violence, murder, uncover truth, sexual harassment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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 5.0
 7K
Lost & Found (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A comedy about finding your true love at any price. Dylan Ramsey resorts to snatching his beautiful neighbor's dog so he can spend time with her while they go on a phantom dog hunt. Succeeding in his plan, Dylan goes to return the pooch, only ...
Style: humorous, feel good, sentimental, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: restaurant, neighbor, romance, dog, buddies, opposites attract, love and romance, unfulfilled love, friendship, looking for love, nothing goes right, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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 4.5
 697
Dish Dogs (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two friends travel from town to town taking jobs as dishwashers until they both find love and must choose separate paths.
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating, talky ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: restaurant, surfing, love, fall in love, friendship, young lovers, battle of the sexes, looking for love, wooing, introspection, lifestyle, buddies ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
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Love Is All There Is (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Malacicis, a hard-working Italian family recently immigrated from Florence, open a fancy restaurant in the Bronx, N.Y., drawing the ire of another clan. Mike and Sadie Capomezzo, equally hard-working Sicilian caterers from the area, find they ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, sexy, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, love, romance, wedding, lifestyle, dishonesty, young lovers, love and romance, unlikely couple, opposites attract, love triangle, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: italy, new york, usa, europe, florence ...
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 7.0
 22K
The Trip (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Steve Coogan is asked by The Observer to tour the country's finest restaurants, he envisions it as the perfect getaway with his beautiful girlfriend. But, when she backs out on him, he has no one to accompany him but his best friend and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, atmospheric, surreal ...
Plot: on the road, restaurant, friendship, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, countryside, loneliness, midlife crisis, eccentricity, existentialism, sarcasm, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, northern england, london
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The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Netherlands, UK, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The wife of a barbaric crime boss engages in a secretive romance with a gentle bookseller between meals at her husband's restaurant. Food, colour coding, sex, murder, torture and cannibalism are the exotic fare in this beautifully filmed but ...
Style: sexy, art house, stylized, talky, surreal ...
Plot: cannibalism, restaurant, gangsters, cheating wife, strong sexual content, chef, surrealism, satire, cooking, abusive husband, sociopath, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, future
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Love and Lemons (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Agnes has most things in life: a family who are always there for her, a good job in the restaurant industry, a boyfriend who loves her, and a best friend whom she knows inside out. Or does she? All of a sudden things begin to crumble, one by one, ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, sentimental, humorous, realistic
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: cooking, restaurant, fall in love, love and romance, romance, workplace, best friends, workplace situations, hopes, food critic, cooking and food, strong female presence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 5K
Dinner Rush (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Is it just another evening at the hugely popular Italian restaurant of proprietor and bookmaker Louis Cropa in New York? Anything but as tonight's guests include; a local police detective and his wife specially invited by the owner; on the ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, witty, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: restaurant, gambling, lifestyle, family relations, siblings relations, graphic violence, workplace, workplace situations, comedy of errors, chef, revenge, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, california
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Restaurant Stakeout (2012)
Genre:
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Restaurant Stakeout is an American reality television series on the Food Network. The series debuted on March 12, 2012, with the second season premiering on August 29, 2012. The series follows New York City restaurant owner William Jack ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: cooking and food, restaurant, restaurant owner, advice, employee, waiter, hidden camera, diner, help, workplace situations, staff, surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
Is relevant ?
 3.8
 145
Kung Fu Kid (2007)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young martial arts student gets caught up in a series of Kung Fu adventures with a woman who manages a Chinese restaurant.
Style: exciting, sincere, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: child martial arts, shaolin monk, martial arts, restaurant, escapades, prodigy, master warrior, family, rivalry, school, friendship, kung fu ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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Nora Roberts' Angels Fall (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman starts a new life in a small Wyoming mountain town after suffering a traumatic event on the other side of the country - but one day, she witnesses a murder in the woods......
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, touching, psychological
Plot: murder, restaurant, woman in danger, crimes, romance, hidden identity, dishonesty, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, small town, extramarital affair, adultery, chef ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, wyoming
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How to Go Out on a Date in Queens (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A self-proclaimed dating expert tries to get his best friend, who lost his wife two years earlier, back into the dating scene, with disastrous results.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: restaurant, gambling, bookies, looking for love, romance, couples, disorder, fall in love, womanizer, unlikely couple, crimes, dating ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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