25 best food movies ever

We roll out the red carpet for reel restaurants, appetising action and mealy movies in this list of the best food films ever made

Delicatessen (1991)

Delicatessen (1991)

This French post-apocalyptic black comedy – stay with us – tells the tale of a butcher who uses a certain type of meat to feed his quirky tenants. Where the other missing tenants in Delicatessen have gone isn’t too hard to figure out.