200+ Adorable, Delicious Food-Inspired Dog Names (for Foodies)

Updated on June 25, 2019
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Layne is an animal lover and grew up in a household full of rescued critters.

Food-Inspired Dog Names, for Foodies!
Food-Inspired Dog Names, for Foodies! | Source

Dog Name Ideas for Foodies

Looking for the perfect name for your new canine companion? Maybe you are a self-declared foodie and want a gourmet name for your new dog or puppy. Look no further! There are 220+ food names on this list, ranging from names like Kale to cute names like Pierogi, funny names like Meatloaf, and special names like Saffron. Here you'll find the following inspiration:

  • Fruits and Berries
  • Spices and Seasoning
  • Sweets and Baked Goods
  • Traditional Dishes and Snacks
  • Nuts and Cheese
  • Drinks and Beverages

Tips for Choosing a Name for Your Dog

When choosing a name for your dog or puppy, consider the following:

  • What does your dog look like? Brown, black, white, creamy, chocolate, speckled or spotted, etc. (Puffy? Cream Puff!)
  • What personality does your dog have? Playful or shy, spicy (Chili) or sweet (Dulce)?
  • What is your favorite food? Choose something you enjoy!

Happy searching!

Is she a Chai?
Is she a Chai? | Source

Dog Names Inspired by Fruits and Berries

Acai
Fig
Mango
Pina
Apple
Goji
Melon
Pineapple
Berry
Guava
Nectar
Plum
Cherry
Honeydew
Papaya
Pluot
Clementine
Kiwi
Peaches
Pollen
Coconut*
Kumquat
Pear
Raisin
Currant
Lime
Persimmon
Tomato
Is he a Figgy?
Is he a Figgy? | Source

Dog Names Inspired by Spices and Seasoning

Aji
Curry
Sage
Basil
Dill
Salt
Caesar
Djon
Spice
Caviar
Ginger
Sugar
Cayenne
Honey
Sriracha
Chai
Lavender
Thyme
Chive
Nutmeg
Turmeric
Cinnamon
Rosemary
Vanilla
Clove
Saffron
Wasabi
Is she a Dill?
Is she a Dill? | Source

Dog Names Inspired by Sweets and Baked Goods

Bagel
Churro
Gelato
Muffin
Biscuit
Cocoa
Godiva
Nutella
Blintz
Cookie
Graham
Pudding
Bon Bon
Crepe
Hershey
Rye
Brûlée
Crumpet
Jasmine
Scone
Bundt
Cupcake
Jelly
Sorbet
Butter
Custard
Licorice
Taffy
Butterscotch
Donut
Macaron
Tiramisu
Caramel
Dumpling
Macaroon
Toast
Cheesecake
Eclair
Meringue
Truffle
Chiffon
Donut
Mochi
Twinkie
Chip
Fudge
Mousse
Waffle
Is she a Frito?
Is she a Frito?

Dog Names Inspired by Dishes and Snacks

Angus
Hoagie
Noodle
Sausage
Chipotle
Hot Dog
Omelet
Scampi
Chutney
Hummus
Paella
Schnitzel
Cobbler
Jambalaya
Pancake
Souffle
Couscous
Kabob
Penne
Spam
Fajita
Kimchi
Pierogi
Sushi
Flapjack
Lasagna
Pita
Sushi
French Fry
Latke
Polenta
T-Bone
Frito
Macaroni
Prawn
Taco
Fritter
Meatball
Pretzel
Tapas
Gnocchi
Meatloaf
Pringle
Tater
Gravy
Mole
Pumpernickle
Tofu
Grits
Naan
Quiche
Tuna
Hambone
Nacho
Reuben
Ziti
Is he an Angus?
Is he an Angus? | Source

Dog Names Inspired by Nuts and Cheese

Almond
Colby
Peanut
Asiago
Gouda
Pistachio
Brie
Hazlenut
Praline
Cashew
Jack
Queso
Cheddar
Meunster
Walnut
Is she a Mochi?
Is she a Mochi? | Source

Dog Names Inspired by Veggies and Mushrooms

Alfalfa
Dandelion
Pickle
Beans
Iceburg
Pumpkin
Bok Choy
Jalepeno
Radish
Carrot
Kale
Romaine
Chanterelle
Lentil
Sprout
Chickpea
Okra
Turnip
Chili
Olive
Yam
Crimini
Parsnip
Zucchini
Is he a Bailey?
Is he a Bailey? | Source

Dog Names Inspired by Drinks and Beverages

Anise
Evian
Mocha
Absinthe
Fanta
Pinot
Bailey
Guinness
Riesling
Barley
Hops
Sake
Bud
Jameson
Scotch
Cafe
Java
Shasta
Cuervo
Latte
Sherry
Espresso
Martini
Stoli

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Questions & Answers

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      • Layne Holmes profile imageAUTHOR

        Layne Holmes 

        5 months ago from Bend, Oregon

        Thanks Liz—it was a fun article to research.

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        Liz Westwood 

        5 months ago from UK

        You have gathered a great selection of names here.

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