Food Network on the Google Assistant

Food Network is now available anywhere the Google Assistant is--including on your Google Home or your Android phone! Get recipes from your favorite Food Network shows and chefs, and find out when the shows you love are on.

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The Google Assistant is now your ultimate Food Network companion! If you've ever watched Food Network and found yourself thinking, "I'd love to make that,"— now you can talk to Food Network on the Google Assistant on your Google Home or Android device and get the recipe in a snap.

Just say, “Ok Google, talk to Food Network” to get started. 

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Works with the Google Assistant

Talking to Food Network is a quick and easy way to get the recipes from your favorite shows and chefs. Ask for recipes by name, ingredient, course or chef.  With Google Home, you can send recipes straight to your inbox to open at your convenience.  On your Android phone, you can quickly swipe through results and view recipes.  You can also search our TV schedule by show, chef and time/date to find showtimes and episode details.

Here are some things you could ask the Google Assistant: "Ok Google, ask Food Network..."

  • Give me the recipes on TV right now.
  • Find some chicken Parmigiana recipes.
  • Can I get some vegan mushroom recipes?
  • What are some French toast recipes for brunch?
  • Do you have that butternut squash lasagna recipe by Giada?
  • How about some grilling recipes for lunch by Bobby?
  • Give me recent recipes from The Pioneer Woman.
  • Give me popular recipes from Alton Brown.
  • What's on Food Network now?
  • What show is on next?
  • What will be on tomorrow night?
  • When will Giada be on next?
  • When will Barefoot Contessa be on?
  • You can change the time zone by saying "time zone."

If you have comments, questions or suggestions, reach out to us at our customer service form. We'd love to hear from you.

Happy cooking!

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can the Google Assistant read the recipe to me?

A: No. Our recipes are currently formatted for email, not for speaking. We'll be trying some new things out with our recipes in the near future, so stay tuned or reach out to us if you'd like to help test it.

Q: Can I set timers, remind myself when a show will be on, or save recipes to my Food Network Recipe Box?

A: Not right now. We are always working on making improvements and will let you know when new features are available. 

Q: Why do I have to give you my time zone?

A: For us to provide you with the most accurate schedule information, we need to know what time zone you're in. 

Q: What do I do if my TV listings do not match my time zone?

A: Food Network has two schedules in the United States: an East Coast schedule (Eastern time zone) and a West Coast schedule (Pacific time zone). Setting the time zone with Food Network should give you the right schedule, but your cable or satellite provider might be using a different schedule; if you’re having trouble, try setting your time zone to Eastern or Pacific to check both.

Q: The Google Assistant says it's sending recipes to my e-mail, but I'm not getting them. Help!

A: Did you check your spam filter? You might need to add recipes@foodnetwork.com to your "Safe Senders List." If you're still not getting the e-mails, let us know.