Food names in English! When learning English there are many reasons why you might need to know the names of different foods. If you are in a restaurant, you will need to be able to not only read the menu, but also ask for certain foods. This is especially important if you have an allergies which you need to make people aware of.
You might also like to talk to people about what foods you like and dislike, for example if you have been invited to a dinner party and have been asked what foods you prefer. There are a huge amount of reasons to learn English food names and in this section, you will be able to do just that.
Food is any substance consumed to provide nutritional support for an organism. Food is a nutritious substance eaten by both humans and animals. Typically, a person would eat three meals a day, breakfast, lunch and dinner, as their main food choices and then also consume various small snacks throughout the day as well.
Common Names of Foods in English
- Cottage cheese
- Ice cream
- Hot dog
- Roast chicken
- Sour cream
Food Names with Pictures and Examples
Learn food vocabulary words with pictures and examples to improve your English. These food words illustrated with interesting images help English learners, especially children learn and remember the food names better.
This cake tastes like it has cheese in it.
I always have a boiled egg for breakfast.
You can substitute oil for butter in this recipe.
This margarine is full of additives – just look at the label!
Yogurt is usually very low in fat.
I like cottage cheese with fruit.
Ice cream is popular among children.
She skimmed the milk of its cream.
I usually have a sandwich for lunch.
She sliced off a piece of sausage.
I’d like a hamburger and an iced tea.
He bought a hot dog and had it covered with all the fixings.
She took up a slice of bread, broke it nervously, then put it aside.
He cut the pizza into bite-sized pieces.
The steak is so delicious that he’s licking his lips.
For dinner we’re having a roast chicken.
I would like some fish.
This wine goes particularly well with seafood.
Would you like another slice of ham/beef?
Can you tell me how to make barbecued kebab?
We had bacon and eggs for breakfast.
The recipe says you can substitute yoghurt for the sour cream.
Common Food Names with Pictures
Different Food Names
Cute Food Names
- Gummy bear
- Cinnamon roll
- Choco-chip cookie
- Rainbow sorbet
- Tutti frutti
- Peanut butter cup
- Blueberry muffin
- Caramel swirl
- Cherry pie
- Fruit salad
Fun Food Names
- Sizzle and Spice Chicken Wings
- Rainbow Razzle Dazzle Fruit Salad
- Tickle Me Pink Punch
- Wiggle Fries
- Munchy Moo Burgers
- Chirpy Chicken Tenders
- Hoppy Easter Eggs
- Giggly Grapefruit Sorbet
- Snappy Snap Peas
- Sassy Sausages
- Cheesy Smiles Mac and Cheese
- Bouncing Beef Sliders
- Crunchy Cheddar Crackers
- Blushing Blueberry Smoothie
- Jiggly Jello Shots
- Fizzy Pop Popcorn
- Wacky Watermelon Slices
- Spunky Spinach Salad
- Jumping Jelly Doughnuts
- Sparkle Spritzer
Healthy Food Names
- Sweet Potato Fries
- Brown Rice Bowl
- Grilled Salmon
- Steamed Broccoli
- Quinoa Salad
- Mixed Berry Smoothie
- Turkey and Vegetable Stir-fry
- Avocado Toast
- Chicken Breast
- Kale Caesar Salad
- Chickpea Curry
- Baked Sweet Potato
- Grilled Vegetable Skewers
- Lentil Soup
- Greek Yogurt Parfait
- Zucchini Noodles
- Turkey Club Sandwich
- Spinach and Feta Stuffed Chicken
- Turkey Burger
- Strawberry and Almond Salad
Snack Food Names
- Granola Bars
- Fruit Snacks
- Cheese Puffs
- Trail Mix
- Rice Cakes
- Turkey Jerky
- Sesame Sticks
- Energy Bars
- Dried Fruit
- Yogurt-covered Raisins
- Roasted almonds
- Vegetable Chips
- Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich
- Rice Crackers
Gourmet Food Names
- Escargots à la Bourguignonne
- Veal Osso Buco
- Foie Gras Terrine
- Truffle Risotto
- Lobster Bisque
- Seafood Paella
- Duck Confit
- Beef Tenderloin with Red Wine Reduction
- Rack of Lamb with Rosemary and Garlic
- Pan-Seared Scallops with Lemon Butter Sauce
- Boudin Blanc with Mostarda
- Coquilles St. Jacques with Chardonnay Sauce
- Wild Mushroom and Truffle Risotto
- Bouillabaisse with Rouille
- Rack of Venison with Juniper Berry Sauce
- Rack of Pork with Calvados Sauce
- Grilled Quail with Port Wine Glaze
- Beef Wellington with Red Wine Sauce
- Black Truffle Pizza
- Oysters Rockefeller
Types of Food and Drinks
Learn types of food & drinks in English with pictures.
- Food names in English.
- Dinner food list with pictures.
- Breakfast food list with images.
- List of fast food names with pictures.
- Types of bread in English.
- List of drinks and beverages.
- Countable & uncountable food list in English.
Learn food names with American English pronunciation.
Last Updated on February 13, 2023