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Welcome to /r/Food on Reddit!
The hub for Food Images and more on Reddit
Welcome to the hub of Food on reddit!
Thanks for making us over 22 MILLION STRONG!
Please read over the below links before you comment or post.
Sub rules wiki: www.reddit.com/r/food/wiki/index
Sitewide rules: www.reddit.com/help/contentpolicy
AMA Policy and Core Values (formerly Live Talks:
Ban appeals information:
Recipes are not required but are heavily encouraged Please be kind and provide one. A recipe consists of a list of ingredients and directions, not just a link to a domain.
Original Images only (OC Only)
- If you didn't take the photo, don't post it.
70% of the title has to specifically describe what the food is. Backstory to the food / where the ingredients come from (leftover, last nights, home grown) do not fall within the 70% and must only take up 30% of the title.
- Titles worded to solicit votes directly or indirectly will be removed. The titles must have one (1) tag. No emojis or all caps, please.
Add a Tag at the Front of Your Title.
The available tags are:
[I ate] - Food you purchased and ate, with no-preparation of your own (Restaurant / Food truck / Food Vendor)
[Homemade] - Food you, friend, family member etc, made at home
[Pro/Chef] - You work in a food-related industry and made it
[Podcast] - Food Podcast episode (whitelisted users only)
[Essay] - Food Essay (whitelisted users only)
[AMA] - Food AMA guest post (whitelisted users only)
Check our Wiki for more information on the tags.
No Low-Quality Posts or Comments.
We don't allow any:
Non-OC posts Original Content=OC
Off-site social media links
- Please be respectful and don't call other users (and their food) derogatory words. We enforce Redditquette.
Spam/NSFW Gif or Image Comments.
Self Promoting via Gif/Image comments is strictly prohibited, along with any Gif/Image that is NSFW.
Gif/Image comments are locked to 1000+ community (r/Food) Karma Users only.
Users breaking this rule, or bypassing other automod rules, via Gifs/Images, will be permanently removed from the community.
Linking to YouTube in Comments.
Linking YouTube videos is allowed, as long as the video complies with the following:
The channel must have at least 100,000 subscribers.
The video must be directly related to food.
No abusive circlejerks
As an extension of the "Be Nice" rule, abusive circlejerks will be subject to removal and/or a ban. This can result in an immediate permanent ban depending on the severity.
Current abusive circlejerks:
- Melt circlejerk (on grilled cheese posts)
- Not a burger circlejerk (on Chicken burger posts)
- Sweden vs Iced cinnamon buns circlejerk
- Italy vs non-traditional pasta/pizza circlejerk
Any lists are non-exhaustive.
If you see a violation of these rules, report it. We will act swiftly.
Mods may remove any post, comment or user, if the post, comment or user is deemed detrimental to the community.
Have fun... Remember, we are a general food sub, not specific to recipes, quality or any other set discriminatory factor. Just food. We all eat it, in some shape or another. Let's enjoy and share it!
There are many other food related subreddits listed here. If you want to add yours or just chat, please message the mods.
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Special thanks to /u/berenkaneda for the banner! We will have other chances for users to submit banner ideas!