Cookpad: Find & Share Recipes

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About this app

Bored of cooking the same thing week in, week out?

Looking for new variations on your family’s favorite dishes?

Want tasty, everyday ways to use up the ingredients in your fridge?

Seeking everyday cooks like you to share cooking tips and recipes?

Have you tried Cookpad?

Cookpad is a global recipe-sharing platform and cooking community. Here, people like you come to find and share tonnes of home-cooked recipes everyday.

• Stuck in a rut? Find lots of different ideas to prepare your family's favorite ingredients.

• Cater for your whole family. Use filters to find recipes for fussy eaters and intolerances, whether vegetarian, dairy-free, gluten-free or Keto, and so much more.

• Search by ingredients so you can easily use up what’s in your fridge.

• Get help from cooks just like you. Connect with a lively community of passionate home cooks.

• Share your recipes and tips and help other cooks make delicious, easy, everyday recipes.

• We’re strictly advert-free! Browse and search recipes free of interruption.

Spend less time searching and more time enjoying what you cook with Cookpad’s subscription service, Premium:

• Discover the community’s most popular, tested recipes faster, with Premium Search

• Save unlimited recipes so you never run out of inspiration again

• Filter recipes to match your preferences

Cookpad Premium is available in Arabic speaking countries, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, France, Greece, Hungary, India (English only), Indonesia, Italy, Malaysia, Mexico, Romania, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Vietnam.

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Updated on
Feb 7, 2024

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
Personal info, Financial info and 4 others
This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 6 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted

Ratings and reviews

313K reviews
Ernest Figueroa
January 26, 2024
I've been using this app for 10+ years and it's been wonderful. However, recently with the new subscription payments, the app is pretty much useless. Whether you're searching for new recipes, or looking up saved. You can't find good ones unless you subscribe. But for that you can just go to Pinterest or literally any search engine. It's not worth the download.
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Cookpad Inc (UK)
February 5, 2024
Hi Ernest, Thank you for your loyalty. It's always sad to see you go! Please note that Premium is optional for users who wish to see search results ordered by the most popular recipes first or to bookmark more than 60 recipes. Otherwise, you can continue to use Cookpad exactly the same. Please email us at for assistance. Thanks!
Jay H
January 2, 2024
I have used this app for over 10 years, during this time it changed names and layouts. It was easy to navigate and I always found an interesting recipe to try. I loved how the recipes were also uploaded by home cooks!!! NOW, i am extremely disappointed and dissatisfied with this app! Now I have to pay a monthly fee to get THE BEST SEARCH RESULTS! It's time to find a new recipe app, I shouldn't have to pay to get the best results.
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Cookpad Inc (UK)
January 8, 2024
Hi Jay, Thanks for your feedback! Your loyalty means a lot. Just to clarify, the free version of Cookpad hasn't changed – you still see the same search results. Cookpad Premium is a new feature that sorts recipes by most cooked first. Please email us at for assistance. We'd hate to see you go! Thanks, Cookpad Team
A Google user
November 11, 2018
All of my bookmarks are still in place but all my saved recipes that I entered myself are gone. The titles are still in place but the ingredients and instructions have been deleted, seemingly never to be found again. This is extremely frustrating as some of these I tweaked and it took me a while to build what I was looking for. Now they're gone. 😥
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