Eat Smarter With The Help of These Popular Food Apps in 2021

Posted 3 months ago in More

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Our mobile phone devices are more powerful than ever before. Thanks to the likes of Apple and Sony, we are now able to perform more tasks and download a variety of sophisticated apps on modern-day devices. A popular go-to choice for food lovers is food apps. Some apps might enlighten a user on the history of Irish food, while others might supply some inspiration in the kitchen ahead of a dinner party. There are tons of creations to choose from, too.

If you’re a dedicated foodie, then you’ll certainly enjoy discovering some of the food apps out there. Some creations offer thousands of recipes, while others might give you special offers in certain restaurants or enable you to jump the queue. In the same way gamers have an array of options to choose from in 2021, with variations on games like roulette at appealing to many, the same applies to apps in the food sphere. After all, who doesn’t think of food on a daily basis?

In case you’re keen on adding a food app or two to your smartphone device, here is a look at some of the best options currently available.



Described by many as food porn at its best, Foodgawker presents users with a comprehensive selection of images from some of the finest cuisines in the world. You can access thousands of dessert pictures, gawk endlessly at some stunning Sunday roast dinners, and admire some of the amazing sushi-making skills from various individuals all around the world. You can rate food and gain some inspiration in the kitchen, too.

Chefs Feed

Endorsed by a number of top chefs from around the world, Chefs Feed will give you a unique insight into some of the best dishes in your local area. With all recommendations coming from respected professionals in the industry you can’t really go wrong with Chefs Feed, especially if you’re keen to discover new and exciting places to sample near to your home.


Image via Flipdish

After attracting an injection of €40m from global investment firm Tiger Global Management, Flipdish is expected to build on its already remarkable growth. Seen as the perfect alternative to Deliveroo, Just Eat and Uber Eats, Flipdish helps you order the best local food straight to your door. The Dublin-based company takes far less money from local businesses compared to the likes of Uber Eats and Deliveroo too, helping you to give more support to local establishments in the process.

Restaurants Ireland

It’s in the name, but Restaurants Ireland essentially gives you access to reviews and ratings of nearly every restaurant in the country. The app will not only help you find new places to eat in, but it also makes sure you don’t waste your hard-earned cash on bad dishes and an uncomfortable setting. The app is also free to download and easy to use.


The perfect accompaniment to a stunning dish can be a delicious cocktail or a fine glass of wine. To make sure you’re pouring yourself a treat, download Mixology. The app contains an enormous database of drinks, with up to 8,000 recipes and 1,300 ingredients ready to tuck into. Mixology is free to download, too.


Similar to the aforementioned Foodgawker, Yummly provides users with an array of incredible food pictures and recipes from around the world. You can search for various recipes, search by ingredients, create new and exciting recipes, build shopping lists, and a whole lot more.

Other food apps worth checking out are Tastemade, Vivino, Fork It by Kitchenbowl, Yelp, Foursquare, and Open Table.

Feature Image via Flipdish


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