100+ Food Related Cat Names: Ideas for Scrumptious & Adorable Cats

Last Updated on: September 8, 2020

Calling all foodies! When it comes to food, we know some people are passionate beyond belief, so it would only be natural for them to choose a delicious and comforting name for their cat! 

Based around a favorite dish, or a specific cuisine you just can’t get enough of, we understand the excitement when choosing the perfect food-related pet name and want to help you narrow down your search! 

From cute and goofy, all the way to the most popular cultural cuisines, we’ve listed our favorite food-related cat names. Of course, each name we have listed could easily be assigned to your female and/or male companion depending on your preferences, but we have suggested a few for each gender for an easy reference guide.

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Food Related Female Cat Names

  • Nilla 
  • Honey
  • Latte
  • Poppy
  • Sweet Pea
  • Brie
  • Tarte 
  • Clove
  • Olive
  • Java
  • Sriracha
  • Porkchop
  • Fondue
  • Jasmine
  • Rhubarb
  • Sprinkles
  • Anjou
  • Chickpea
  • Pecan
  • Swiss
  • Ginger
  • Rosemary
  • Flan
  • Pancake
  • Cinnamon
  • Caprese
  • Paprika
  • Cayenne
  • Mocha
  • Plum
  • Macaroon
  • Cocoa
  • Pita
  • Almond

Food Related Names for Male Cats 

  • Butters
  • Fig 
  • Fudge
  • Lentil
  • Monterey
  • Kabob
  • Linguini
  • Baguette
  • Scampi
  • Nugget
  • Crouton
  • T-Bone
  • Croissant
  • Razzel
  • Snickers
  • Citrus
  • Lasagna
  • Hoagie
  • Macchiato
  • Caeser
  • Meatball
  • Pepsi
  • Noodle
  • Fritter
  • Tabasco
  • Crisp
  • Caper
  • Spud
  • Chuck
  • Ravioli
  • Jalapeno
  • Biscuit
  • KimChi
  • Alfredo
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Cute Food Related Cat Names 

Maybe you’re searching for a name to match your cat’s tiny stature or sweet and innocent demeanor. For the felines just too cute and goofy for a typical food name, we have a list of the tiniest of pantry staples and a few unexpected choices. 

  • Barley 
  • Wheatie 
  • Asiago
  • Fig
  • Kale
  • Sage
  • Tuna
  • Quiche
  • Sketti (as in Spaghetti)
  • Panini
  • Crumb
  • Dorito
  • Cilantro
  • Peanut 
  • Bean
  • Chip
  • Ramen
  • Tater Tot
  • Pistachio
  • Cheddar
  • Chai 
  • Peach 
  • Basil
  • Raisin
  • Tofu
  • Gouda
  • Clementine 
  • Nut
  • Dijon
  • Sprout
  • Pesto
  • Kiwi
  • Wonton
  • Chewie
  • Fry
  • Turnip
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Japanese Food Related Cat Names

Konichiwa! If you are a Japanese cuisine lover through and through and wish to pay homage–or perhaps your cat is drawn to your table every time you bust out the chopsticks–we have the ultimate list of Japanese inspired food names for your cat.

  • Seaweed
  • Rice 
  • Tempura 
  • Sushi
  • Nikujaga
  • Nori
  • Kanpachi
  • Teriyaki
  • Sashimi
  • Wafu 
  • Ramen
  • Sakurmochi
  • Shitake
  • Kumo
  • Wasabi
  • Ahi
  • Mirin
  • Ninjin
  • Unagi
  • Congi 
  • Nigiri
  • Gyoza
  • Bento
  • Himachi
  • Miso
  • Awabi
  • Sukiyaki
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Mexican Food Related Cat Names

If your cat happens to be by your side come every Taco Tuesday, this category is for you! Spicy and flavourful, just like your kitties personality or appetite perhaps? Here are our favorite Mexican food names. 

  • Taco 
  • Enchilada 
  • Empanada
  • Tequila
  • Nacho
  • Burrito
  • Tostada
  • Tamale
  • Guac
  • Gordita
  • Tortilla
  • Chalupa
  • Fresca
  • Churro
  • Margarita
  • Quesadilla
  • Elote
  • Fajita
  • Fritada
  • Mole
  • Queso
  • Salsa
  • Taquito

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Finding the Right Food Related Name for your Cat

If you are a bit of a rabbit, so to speak, you may be interested in a fresh and zingy name such as Citrus or Cilantro. If you’re all about the comfort food and are searching for something more delectable, maybe Tarte or Lasagna will be more fitting. 

Regardless, we hope that our list has given you the right inspiration, and hopefully hasn’t made you too hungry along the way! If you haven’t found the right match, please check out one of other cat name links below: 

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