Food Network is one of the popular lifestyle cable TV channels in the United States. As the name suggests, this cable TV channel offers shows on various cooking recipes and cooking events. Also, with the Food Network Go added to Roku, you can easily live stream the Food Network channel. Besides live streams, it also offers multiple on-demand videos, and you can easily save your favorite recipes to your library for later access. Moreover, you have the option to search and choose your favorite Food network’s exclusive cooking shows and recipes that you never find anywhere else.

Add Food Network to Roku Channel and get access to various episodes, including Holiday Baking Championship, Cakewars Christmas, Cutthroat Kitchen, Guy’s Grocery Games, Chopped, Chopped Jr, and The Pioneer Women.

How to Install Food Network on Roku

There are two ways to get the Food Network on Roku. They are:

  • Adding the Food Network Go on Roku
  • Watch Food Network without cable TV Account

How to Add Food Network Go to Roku

#1: Turn on Roku and connect to an internet connection.

#2: Go to the Roku home page and select the Streaming channels option.

Select Streaming Channels

#3: Now, navigate to the Search Channels option.

#4: Head over to the search box and type Food Network Go.

Search Search Channels

#5: Next, search for the Food Network Go and select the same from the search result.

#6: Select Add channel from the channel information page.

Add Food Network Go on Roku

#7: Now, the Food Network Go will start to add to your Roku

#8: Once the Food Network Go channel is added, select the OK button from the prompt.

#9: On the very next screen, click on Go to Channel option to launch the app.

How to Activate Food Network Go on Roku

Once you add the Food Network Go to Roku, you need to activate the platform. To do that, you can refer to the steps below.

1. Launch the Food Network Go after installing it.

2. After that, you can see an activation code on-screen of Roku. Note that activation code down.

3. Next, open a web browser and visit the activation webpage of Food Network

4. Input the activation code on the required field and click on the Link TV Provider button.

Activate Food Network on Roku

5. Then, choose your cable TV operator and sign in to your subscription account,

6. Finally, the Food Network Go will be activated on your Roku.

7. Now, go back to the Food Network Go app and stream your favorite cooking videos.

How to Watch Food Network on Roku Without a Cable

Some of the popular streaming services supports Food Network. Also, you can get those supported streaming service on your Roku.

1. Philo

With the Philo on Roku subscription at $25 per month, you can get the Food Network channel. Also, you will get other 50+ live TV channels upon the subscription. Even you will be entitled to the unlimited cloud DVR storage. Also, you will receive a 7 day free trial that you can get upon the subscription to Philo. Some of the channels available with the subscription to Philo are Comedy Central, Lifetime, AMC, and more.

Philo - Food Network on Roku

2. Hulu

With the Hulu+Live TV subscription at $69.99 per month, you can access the Hulu on Roku. Even you can get the Hulu on Roku from the channel store. With the Hulu+Live Tv subscription, you will automatically get subscribed to the Disney Plus and ESPN Plus. Also, you can watch other cable TV channels like CBS, ABC, Lifetime with the Hulu+ Live TV subscription. Moreover unlimited cloud DVR storage is included as a part of the subscription.

Hulu - Food Network on Roku

3. Vidgo

Vidgo on Roku is one of the top streaming service available in the market. Subscribe to Vidgo’s English Plus package at $59.95 per month. Then, you can access 110+ live TV channels and 10000+ on-demand shows. Some of the channels you get upon subscribing to the Vidgo are Unimas, VH1, MAVTV, History channel, Galavision, and more. You can also watch some of the popular sporting events like NBA, NASCAR, MLB, and more.

Vidgo - Food Network on Roku

4. fuboTV

fuboTV on Roku is mostly known for offering sports related content. But in the same time you can subscribe to fuboTV’s Pro plan at $69.99 per month to get the lifestyle channel like Food Network. And the fuboTV Pro plan includes the access to 132 channels and 100+ sporting events. Also, you can use your fuboTV account in 10 devices simultaneously. Morever you will get a 1000 hours of cloud DVR storage to record your favorite shows.


5. Sling TV

You can subscribe to the Orange pack of Sling TV at $35 per month to get the Food Network channel. Then, you will get access to 31 cable TV channels and some of the cable TV channels included are CNN, AXS TV, BBC America, Cartoon Network, Disney Channel, and more. In addition 50 hours of cloud DVR storage is included with the subscription to Sling TV.

Sling TV - Food Network on Roku

6. DirecTV Stream

DirecTV Stream on Roku is one of the streaming service that offers Food Network. But this one is pricier as you have to pay $69.99 per month to get access. However, with the subscription, you will get 65+ cable TV channels. Also, the DirecTV Stream is best to stream live news and sports channels. So, get subscribed to DirecTV Stream and access some of the best cable TV channels to watch.

DirecTV Stream - Food Network on Roku


1. Is Food Network Go free on Roku?

Yes, the Food Network Go is free to add to Roku. Also, you can access the Food Network Go for free with the participating cable TV provider account.

2. Can I watch Foof Network on Roku without a cable?

Yes, you can watch Food Network on Roku without a cable using streaming service like Hulu, Vidgo, Philo, and more.