The Food Theorists
The Food Theorists
The Food Theorists

Hello Internet! I'm MatPat and welcome to FOOD THEORY, where brain food is always on the menu! Are you ready to debunk food's greatest myths? Does using science to save money at your favorite restaurants sound appetizing to you? Then you are in for a treat! From the best hacks for your McDonald's fast food order to the dark history of food mascots, we cover it all! Get ready to take a big bite out of food's greatest mysteries and join the Food Theorist's community today!

Love video games? Check out Game Theory!

Love movies and TV? Try Film Theory!

We have a strict policy on image use for our videos, which includes only using images licensed for reuse. If we use fanart we try to find a proper source to credit the artist, though things slip through. If you think we have used your art without your permission, let us know on the Game Theorist subreddit.

Food Theory: The DARK Secret of Oreos
Food Theory: I QUIT Diet Coke!
Food Theory: Cheetos Are Cow Food!

Food Theory: Cheetos Are Cow Food!

2 חודשים לפני

Food Theory: Chocolate is a LIE!

Food Theory: Chocolate is a LIE!

4 חודשים לפני

Food Theory: Is Your Cake ILLEGAL?

Food Theory: Is Your Cake ILLEGAL?

4 חודשים לפני

  1. Avery Williams

    Avery Williamsשעה לפני

    Me in Alberta..... soda pop

  2. Christian Sarnacchiaro

    Christian Sarnacchiaroשעה לפני

    A brownies without oven episode would be interesting. You could bring Rick and Morty here too.

  3. Shelly Mae

    Shelly Maeשעה לפני

    I grew up a “cold drink/cole drank” kid in New Orleans.

  4. June Cash

    June Cashשעה לפני

    My god

  5. Justin Anglin

    Justin Anglinשעה לפני

    Jimmy nutrion should have never been made, he’s stupid and SUCKS Edit: grub hub puts drugs in their food

  6. Shelly Mae

    Shelly Maeשעה לפני

    I screamed at their son’s reaction to the cake 😂

  7. Boris Gaming

    Boris Gamingשעה לפני

    Dislike for the Pepsi diss.

  8. MukkodMeokx

    MukkodMeokxשעה לפני

    If you broke the banana up, would have been better.

  9. COArSe_D1RTxxx

    COArSe_D1RTxxxשעה לפני

    I wasn't even looking at the fly

  10. Alex W.

    Alex W.שעה לפני

    Boycott Subway

  11. BeanBuddy

    BeanBuddyשעה לפני

    1:14 mayhaps?

  12. Gianna Q

    Gianna Qשעה לפני

    Ha I can bearly smell, jokes on them.

  13. Unseeable

    Unseeableשעה לפני

    Idc I still like ores

  14. Deadlybanana 7

    Deadlybanana 7שעה לפני

    One ingredient cake: cake

  15. Yo Doritos

    Yo Doritosשעה לפני

    Yay I can eat here

  16. Keith Mervine

    Keith Mervineשעה לפני

    We called it Soda Pop

  17. Mr. bigman

    Mr. bigmanשעה לפני

    Firrrmeeeerr kinky

  18. Mr. bigman

    Mr. bigmanשעה לפני


  19. Mr. bigman

    Mr. bigmanשעה לפני


  20. ShinyRed Ryan

    ShinyRed Ryanשעה לפני


  21. Vive Napoléon!

    Vive Napoléon!שעה לפני

    My grandma always told me that chewing on raw steak helps a lot with getting rid of the heat. I should try it sometime to test it out

  22. Obi Wan Cannabi

    Obi Wan Cannabiשעה לפני

    sorry to tell you this, your wife has been an 18th century ghost all along, look at that collar, is it not obvious to you :D

  23. flamshiz

    flamshizשעה לפני

    could seadog not have just died of old age? mocking the man in his time of bereavement

  24. HyperWave

    HyperWaveשעה לפני

    Matpats look of straight up disappointed tho!

  25. Bellenapoopburp

    Bellenapoopburp2 שעות לפני

    I have never been to Chuck E Cheese... Thank goodness.

  26. FoxyPlayzX

    FoxyPlayzX2 שעות לפני

    FFP sounds sus... Freddy Fazbears Pizza???

  27. Laust Cawz

    Laust Cawz2 שעות לפני

    Men need a lot more calories than women, which is conveniently ignored by dietitians & nutritionists, almost all of whom are women.

  28. Gaby Mtz

    Gaby Mtz2 שעות לפני

    Diet coke really is the nectar of the gods :o

  29. Ethan Pratt

    Ethan Pratt2 שעות לפני

    tiyp in momo

  30. Squid Coder

    Squid Coder2 שעות לפני

    15:28 Uh... I'm a root beer lol.

  31. GojiraFan05

    GojiraFan052 שעות לפני

    Godzilla be like: Yeah keep growing I’m getting thirsty and could use some “koolaid” Btw I brought up Godzilla since both were made in 1954

  32. JakePyee

    JakePyee2 שעות לפני

    Me when he said VORTEX Me: vortex! VORTEX!!!😙

  33. Squid Coder

    Squid Coder2 שעות לפני

    Sonic's soft serve is seriously underrated. Edit 1: How about ice cream and the cone? Would it be different?

  34. TʜᴇMᴀɢɴᴜᴍDᴏɴ

    TʜᴇMᴀɢɴᴜᴍDᴏɴ2 שעות לפני

    or become the ultra centrist grill chad and get the Double Grill that uses both Charcoal and Gas

  35. Nathan Firlik

    Nathan Firlik2 שעות לפני

    pop gang although i only drink water

  36. R Ray

    R Ray2 שעות לפני

    I believe that a hot dog is a taco, u think as sandwich as bread SLICE,meat, bread SLICE and taco as chell or bread in this case with meat in middle with topping or not, so look sand Wich is sperated bread with meat taco is chell or of course bread that isn't exactly separated but is cut to put meat in that's how u veiw it but that's just a theory mat Pat's food theory

  37. Yeet The child

    Yeet The child2 שעות לפני

    people wow its 2 ingredients me knowing that its more because ice cream is more than one ingredient

  38. Jonathan McConnell

    Jonathan McConnell2 שעות לפני

    Abortion is murder if a fetus is a human. I believes fetus is a human, life begins at conception. You may differ from my last statement, but you can’t deny my first statement.

  39. Nightmare!

    Nightmare!2 שעות לפני

    9:03 dis boi is agest

  40. SimplyDylanStonks

    SimplyDylanStonks2 שעות לפני

    MatPat is your lawyer: :) He proves you innocent: :) "But that's just a theory...": :o

  41. R Ray

    R Ray2 שעות לפני

    I love this video and you should do one one mc Donald's ingredients as well that's got a lot of controversy I haven't ate it in a while cause man my dad refuses to eat it

  42. Sami Abbas

    Sami Abbas2 שעות לפני

    0:30 :when imposter is sus

  43. FNAFandthe randoms

    FNAFandthe randoms2 שעות לפני

    Grub hub: *what?*

  44. Caiden Animation

    Caiden Animation2 שעות לפני

    Kool aid man is a canable

  45. bluetomato

    bluetomato2 שעות לפני

    Im scared help

  46. Skraftz I guess

    Skraftz I guess2 שעות לפני

    My dad wanted to go to cook out at vacation, we never got to go sadly

  47. Astrosnipes

    Astrosnipes2 שעות לפני

    Top 10 characters who can beat thanos

  48. Darren Ellis

    Darren Ellis2 שעות לפני

    Louisiana here and no one is handing out pez out chea.

  49. Toan Nguyen

    Toan Nguyen3 שעות לפני

    Can we just talk about how adorable Ollie is?

  50. Chopperbros advance

    Chopperbros advance3 שעות לפני

    This is weird

  51. Hamzah Abood

    Hamzah Abood3 שעות לפני

    Who wants a new channel called TikTok theory

  52. Rio Carder

    Rio Carder3 שעות לפני

    I call soda brands what ever the brands called not pop and stuff coke is coke sprite is sprite

  53. Bannanana Lord toons

    Bannanana Lord toons3 שעות לפני


  54. Wyatt Blaker

    Wyatt Blaker3 שעות לפני

    You can’t ruin what’s already ruined because your other videos matpat

  55. I like snakes

    I like snakes3 שעות לפני

    That's not the way a car seat goes for a baby/todlar my guy

  56. Dio Joestar

    Dio Joestar3 שעות לפני

    Cookout is not local ....

  57. Saint Markus

    Saint Markus3 שעות לפני

    E. I twist them apart, eat the icing, and dunk the cookies.

  58. Tigerof2000

    Tigerof20003 שעות לפני

    Does anyone do this but for crust

  59. Bogdan Bosiokovic

    Bogdan Bosiokovic3 שעות לפני

    wait if you can in theory make a cake out of milkshake...does that mean i can make one out of a smoothie?(or atleast try)

  60. Madeline Weiss

    Madeline Weiss3 שעות לפני

    LaurenZside would be in heaven with this amount of bread plus real bread glove goodness.

  61. yeetalt7788

    yeetalt77883 שעות לפני

    im a d. type of guy

  62. HAZOXX

    HAZOXX3 שעות לפני

    $24M is really not that much by today's standards, especially considering his spendings, I don't understand how he affords all the stuff that he does

  63. Brody Jackson

    Brody Jackson3 שעות לפני

    What about sub sandwiches?

  64. The innovative Turtles

    The innovative Turtles3 שעות לפני

    Dude, I’m never going to buy Oreos again.

  65. uncle Ivan s games

    uncle Ivan s games3 שעות לפני

    My friend I saw no diet cockta I am crying that stuff beats coke by a km

  66. Lego Gamer

    Lego Gamer3 שעות לפני


  67. Nolan Jello

    Nolan Jello3 שעות לפני

    Grubhub perks give you the food you love. The kind of deals that make you boogie.

  68. Button

    Button3 שעות לפני

    lol i didnt realize his tie was his body until now

  69. Dallin Short

    Dallin Short4 שעות לפני

    When the intro is an unintentional Rick Roll.

  70. SirJellyrolls

    SirJellyrolls4 שעות לפני


  71. Ren Woldhagen

    Ren Woldhagen4 שעות לפני


  72. LTE

    LTE4 שעות לפני

    Fun fact: my name is /give @s torch 64

  73. Button

    Button4 שעות לפני

    wow carl got skinny

  74. zombeef 21

    zombeef 214 שעות לפני

    wanna know whats wired i grew up with pop and soda i say soda tho but my sister says pop so a. and b.

  75. Cryonic

    Cryonic4 שעות לפני

    You should do a video that yoshi is in the nerds candy family

  76. Elijah Wright

    Elijah Wright4 שעות לפני

    2:24 It is lol, or at least in my family.

  77. Sarah Rotheker

    Sarah Rotheker4 שעות לפני

    OKAY... people who take apart their Oreos p*ss me off so bad ahahahaaaaa

  78. Miniature Jayhawk

    Miniature Jayhawk4 שעות לפני

    The "australian army" in the emu war were 3 soldiers with a jeep, a light machine gun and a camera team.

  79. Elizabeth Schneider

    Elizabeth Schneider4 שעות לפני

    Are they connected to the Fred Meyer's commercials?

  80. dog dogs

    dog dogs4 שעות לפני

    The Last anser is me for de begening