With social distancing keeping you home 24*7, the creativity bug is bound to come out in the kitchen. Our pick of the best food channels will help you not miss dining out at all. Cook away!


For textbook-perfect, easy-to-follow recipes, Tasty by BuzzFeed is a channel you should be following. From pasta and pastries to burgers, noodles, and desserts, the channel covers a horizon of cuisines, featuring all the crave-worthy recipes for every foodie.

Chef Ranveer Brar

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Celebrity Chef Ranveer Brar has his own channel where he is sharing signature recipes. The majority is Indian dishes and how to make them in an easy manner, interspersed with a few international ones such as fried chicken and spring rolls. Also, he modifies the international recipes for simple cooking experience in Indian homes such as cakes made in a cooker or pasta made using masalas.

Manjula’s Kitchen


Easy, authentic Indian recipes are what Manjula’s Kitchen is known for. At this all-vegetarian kitchen, you’ll find curries, Indian bread, desserts, drinks, snacks, cooking hacks, and more She also does vegan and gluten-free recipes. So, whatever food preferences you have, trust this channel to have you covered.

Nigella Lawson

Dubbed the ideal domestic goddess, Nigella Lawson, British-native cooking show host and writer, is famed for her stylish yet easy-going approach to cooking (and immense joy in eating). It’s something many home cooks can easily relate to. Her recipes are straightforward and diverse in flavours. Her food takes inspiration from various cuisines, spanning British, Thai, Spanish, Turkish, and especially Italian. For the latter, she harvested a culinary heritage during her time living in Florence. Those who want to learn the pleasures of cooking as well as of eating, her cooking shows will level up your expertise in the kitchen.

Jamie Oliver


If Nigella Lawson is the domestic goddess, we happily dub Jamie Oliver the king of domestic delights. Jamie Oliver is known to many as a British celebrity chef, author, and cooking show host. For the longest of time, Jamie has been almost like a movable monument for the home culinary world. His shows and cookbooks have taught millions of culinary newbies how to cook. His YouTube channel includes a boatload of recipes, with how-to steps easy to digest and follow. The results? Delicious. Tried and tested, his scrambled eggs three ways and skin-crisped roast potatoes, in particular, are to die for.

The Terrace Kitchen

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Priyanka and Abhijeet run this channel, with Priyanka being behind the recipes and Abhijeet behind the camera. Their motto at The Terrace Kitchen is to bring you restaurant-style dishes that can be made at home. Be it white chocolate fudge, bundt cakes, cupcakes, pizzas or momos, wafers, desi burgers, Maggi recipes, and lots more–you’ll find a variety of cuisines and fun dishes that can be whipped up at home on this channel.

Rajshri Food

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A one-stop-shop for Indian kitchens, Rajshri Food covers it all–recipes for adults and kids, multiple cuisines, tips & tricks, and ingredient-based recipes. They’ve got seven chefs on board who share their recipes across Indian and international dishes–Mexican, Goan, Italian, Maharashtrian, Jain, Chinese, Bengali, Malayali, and many more. From any meal of the day to snacking and beverages, you’ll find it all here. Better still, they’ve got channels in regional Indian languages too.

Pailin’s Kitchen

If you’re one of the many who’s crazy about Asian, especially Thai food, then your move is Pailin’s Kitchen. The professionally trained chef, Pai, will walk you through little tips and tricks into making your favourite scrumptious Thai dishes alongside teaching the language and explaining Thai culture at its best. With easy-to-follow recipes on Thai staples, her videos are for home cooks, foreign and Thai folks alike. At the same time, she’s also making Thai cooking more congenial and less intimidating.

Everyday Food

Everyday Food, as the name suggests, is all about ordinary-made-spectacular, everyday recipes you can recreate at home. With a team of professional chefs walking you through all kitchen conundrums, Every Food will be your compass to scrumptious cooking in no time. New videos are posted daily from Monday to Sunday so make sure you turn that notification button on to keep up with the feeds.



For a channel that caters to every generation and gender, check out Kin Community. The lifestyle-focused site is your ticket to a delicious lifestyle. Kin features everything concerning home, DIY ideas, family, and, of course, food. The channel keeps it real, bringing together both housewives and culinary professionals to show you how they nail cooking at home.

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