Food Cat Names – 185+ of the Best Food Names for Cats

If you’re looking for unique cat name, here’s an idea: Why not pick one of these food names for cats? It’s fun and instantly recognizable, and you don’t have to worry about it being common. Food cat names can also be pretty cute and exceptionally memorable.

Food can be a great inspiration for a cat name, and can lead to a unique, fun moniker for your kitty. You can also match the color of the food to your cat’s coat. For example Kahlua is a great name for a dark colored cat.

Ideas are all around you – from food commercials to the food you’re eating to brands you see at the grocery store. Just think of your favorite foods to get started. We made it easy and created a list of great cat names inspired by food:

food cat names - cat with birthday cupcake

Girl Food Cat Names

These female food cat names are pretty darn cute! If you’re a foodie or just looking for a unique name for your girl cat check these ideas out.

  • Biscuit
  • Brandy – alcohol
  • Brie – creamy cheese
  • Brownie
  • Buttercup
  • Butterscotch
  • Candy
  • Cappuccino – espresso-based coffee drink
  • Caramel
  • Caviar – delicacy consisting of salt-cured roe
  • Chai – black tea flavored with spices and herbs
  • Chalupa – specialty dish of south-central Mexico
  • Cheerio – classic cereal
  • Cheesecake
  • Cherry
  • Chiquita – banana!
  • Cinnamon
  • Clementine – citrus fruit
  • Cocoa
  • Coconut
  • Cookie
  • Crumble
  • Cucumber
  • Cupcake
  • Dumpling
  • Eclair – pastry filled with a cream and topped with chocolate icing
  • Espresso – Italian coffee
  • Fig
  • Fudge
  • Ginger
  • Godiva – chocolate brand
  • Honey
  • Honeydew – melon
  • Jellybean
  • Kahlua – coffee liqueur
  • Kimchi – Korean dish made from salted and fermented vegetables
  • Kit Kat
  • Kiwi
  • Kix – cereal
  • Macaroon – small biscuit/cookie
  • Malibu – coconut rum
  • Maple
  • Marmalade
  • Marshmallow
  • Merlot – wine
  • Miso – traditional Japanese seasoning
  • Mocha
  • Mochi – Japanese rice cake
  • Muffin
  • Nilla – wafers
  • Nutmeg
  • Olive
  • Oreo
  • Raisin
  • Rosemary
  • Peaches
  • Pepper
  • Peppermint
  • Popcorn
  • Pumpkin
  • Saffron – costly spice
  • Sage
  • Sashimi – Japanese delicacy of raw fish
  • Sherbet
  • Skittles
  • Snacks
  • Snickers
  • Strawberry
  • Sugar
  • Sushi
  • Sweet Pea
  • Swiss Miss – cocoa
  • Tofu
  • Tootsie – tootsie roll
  • Truffle
  • Twinkie

Want more? Get more female food cat names in our name generator.

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Boy Food Cat Names

These male food cat names are a great way to set your cat apart. Pick out your favorite snack or go for a name with a bit of humor like pickles!

  • Alfredo – The creamy pasta sauce
  • Angus – Quality beef
  • Applejack – cereal or drink
  • Asiago – cheese
  • Bacon
  • Bailey – Bailey’s Irish Cream
  • Barley – classic brewing ingredient
  • Basil
  • Beans
  • Beignet – French deep-fried choux pastry
  • Berry
  • Biscuit
  • Brewski – For the beer lovers
  • Brownie
  • Bud – beer staple
  • Burrito
  • Caesar – Salad anyone?
  • Cheddar – cheese!
  • Cheerio – cereal
  • Cheeto – chips
  • Chestnut
  • Chewie
  • Chili
  • Chip
  • Churro – fried-dough pastry
  • Cocoa
  • Crisp
  • Crunch
  • Curry – Indian dish
  • Dijon – mustard
  • Donut
  • Dorito – chips
  • Flapjack – pancakes
  • Frito – chips
  • Fry – French Fry
  • Fudge
  • Gelato – Italian ice cream
  • Grits – boiled cornmeal
  • Guinness – famous dark beer
  • Gumbo – southern dish
  • Hershey – Chocolate brand
  • Hoagie – sandwich
  • Jameson – whiskey
  • Java
  • Jellybean
  • Kale
  • Maple
  • Meatball
  • Mojito – rum drink
  • Muffin
  • Nacho
  • Newton – Fig Newton
  • Nugget
  • Nutmeg
  • Oreo
  • Peanut
  • Pepper
  • Pickles
  • Pistachio
  • Porky
  • Pork Chop
  • Porter – Delicious dark beer
  • Queso – cheese
  • Reuben – sandwich
  • Sprout
  • Spud – potato
  • Stout – Another dark beer
  • Taco
  • Taquito – rolled taco
  • Tater Tot
  • T-Bone
  • Toffee
  • Tofu
  • Tuna – fish
  • Twinkie
  • Twix
  • Wedge

Need more inspiration? Get more boy food cat names with our online generator.

Coffee Names for Cats

The coffee lover will enjoy these unique coffee names for cats.

  • Americano – espresso with water
  • Barista – espresso bar operator
  • Cappuccino
  • Cherry – fruit of the coffee tree
  • Cortado – espresso with flat steamed milk
  • Cubano – cafe cubano, espresso w sugar
  • Espresso
  • Geisha – Coffee bean variety from Panama
  • Java – Bean variety from Indonesia
  • Kona – Bean variety from Hawaii
  • Lungo – cafe lungo, espresso w brewed water
  • Macchiato – espresso with milk
  • Mocha – latte with chocolate
  • Redeye – cup of coffee with espresso
  • Romano – espresso romano, espresso with lemon

Alcohol Names for Cats

These drinks and liquors could make for some original alcohol names for cats.

  • Bailey – Bailey’s Irish Cream
  • Brandy
  • Cosmo – vodka, triple sec, cranberry, and lime
  • Daiquiri – fruit blended with rum
  • Gimlet – gin, lime and sweetner
  • Jameson – whiskey
  • Kahlua – coffee liqueur
  • Manhattan – rye, vermouth and bitters
  • Margarita – tequila cocktail
  • Martini – vodka with vermouth
  • Merlot – wine
  • Mojito – rum drink
  • Spritz – Aperol Spritz – Prosecco, Aperol and soda
  • Tom Collins – gin, lemon and soda water
  • Whiskey
  • Vesper – drink with vodka gin and vermouth

Beer Names for Cats

If you’re a beer fan these beer names for cats will be right up your alley. These names come from brewing ingredients, breweries, and specific beers. What’s your favorite beer? Maybe it’d make a good name!

  • Arnold – Saint Arnold Brewing TX
  • Barley – classic brewing ingredient
  • Beast – the nickname for Milwaukee’s Best
  • Bock – Dark German malty beer
  • Brett – Wild / sour beer brewed with Brettanomyces
  • Brewski
  • Brooklyn – Brooklyn Brewery
  • Bud – beer staple
  • Citra – hop varietal
  • Corona
  • Dunkel – German dark lager
  • Flanders – wild / wour beer (and Simpsons character)
  • Floyd – Three Floyds Brewing IN
  • Guinness – famous dark beer
  • Heineken
  • Kolsch – German crisp ale-lager hyrbid
  • Maibock – German pale bock
  • Marzen – German “March” spring beer & fest October beers
  • Miller
  • Mosaic – hop varietal
  • Nugget – hop varietal
  • Odell – Odell Brewing CO
  • Pilsner
  • Pliny – Russian River Pliny the Elder/Younger beer
  • Porter – Delicious dark beer
  • Rogue – Rogue Ales from Oregon
  • Saaz – hop varietal
  • Saison – Belgian farmhouse ale
  • Sam Adams
  • Sierra – Sierra Nevada Brewing
  • Simcoe – hop varietal
  • Stella – Stella Artois
  • Sterling – hop varietal
  • Stone – Stone Brewing CA
  • Stout – Another dark beer
  • Surly – Surly Brewing MN
  • Warrior – hop varietal

There you have it! Hopefully you found some fun ideas for food cat names in our list. If you have any more ideas that would be great for a cat please let us know in the comments below.

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