105 Best Guy Fieri Quotes on Food, Cooking for Foodies

Guy Ramsay Fieri, born January 22, 1968, is a renowned American restaurateur, author and Emmy Award-winning television presenter.

Fieri, known for his dynamic personality, has become the face of Food Network, drawing in a significant male viewership with his prime-time shows.

His culinary interest ignited during his high school years as a foreign exchange student in France.


After earning a Bachelor of Science in Hotel Management from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Fieri managed various restaurants before establishing his own.

Although his initial three restaurants in California are now defunct, Fieri licenses his name to establishments across the globe.

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His influence reaches far beyond his restaurants, extending to his television shows where he brings an element of rowdy, mass-market culture to American food television.

Fieri’s passion and unique approach to food have made him a culinary icon.

I have curated the top quotes from Guy Fieri.

Best Guy Fieri Quotes


What a hot frisbee of fun! ~ Guy Fieri.

I’m not a greasy food guy. I don’t eat like that. ~ Guy Fieri.

Funkalicious. ~ Guy Fieri.

I could put this on a flip-flop and it would taste good. ~ Guy Fieri.

Liver is my number one most hated food. Oh, God, I get sick talking about it! ~ Guy Fieri.

I’m a stocky 210 pounds. ~ Guy Fieri.

I always wish for more time at home or at the restaurants or on the shows. ~ Guy Fieri.

I was even more of a Hagar fan when he was just Hagar and not Van Hagar. ~ Guy Fieri.

It’s a life lesson they need to have, a skill everybody needs – to cook. ~ Guy Fieri.

As soon as you wanna take away the flavor of anything, just fry it. ~ Guy Fieri.

Losing my sister to cancer was… That was the worst thing in the world, man. ~ Guy Fieri.

Dude, I’ve been stricken by chicken! ~ Guy Fieri.

Avocados that haven’t fully ripened will lack the big flavor you want for your dip. ~ Guy Fieri.

His seafood is so fresh it’ll slap ya! ~ Guy Fieri.

Nothing, not even an avocado pit, keeps guacamole green for too long once it’s made. ~ Guy Fieri.

I really believe you’ve gotta put the power in the people. They’re the ones who are gonna make the experience. ~ Guy Fieri.

Top Guy Fieri Quotes

I’m a big hiker, and I like boxing. I mean, I love a good burger, but I keep things in moderation. ~ Guy Fieri.

Manage the heat, let the meat cook, and you’ll get fantastic results. ~ Guy Fieri.

You can find tranquility, you can find party, you can find new friends. I’m a cruise convert. ~ Guy Fieri.

Cooking with kids is not just about ingredients, recipes, and cooking. It’s about harnessing imagination, empowerment, and creativity. ~ Guy Fieri.

Some people are just born to cook and talk. ~ Guy Fieri.

I get influence from everybody and everything. ~ Guy Fieri.

I’m a huge kale fan. ~ Guy Fieri.

I was raised not so much in a puritan environment, but for the most part, a pretty healthy one. ~ Guy Fieri.

I’m a big eater in terms that l love flavor, but I don’t like to eat a lot of one thing. I like to eat a little bit. ~ Guy Fieri.

Look, the fame rocket is only on the upward trajectory for a limited time. ~ Guy Fieri.

You’ve got balls inviting me here. ~ Guy Fieri.

What do people want? Contact. People want to be able to see you and touch you. Are you real? ~ Guy Fieri.

I wanted to work in corporate restaurants. ~ Guy Fieri.

I was raised with hippie parents, so I get down with the positive. I don’t pay attention to the negative. ~ Guy Fieri.

My first words were always about food – I grew up in northern California, and when I was 10 years old, I had my own pretzel cart business. ~ Guy Fieri.

Famous Guy Fieri Quotes

I’m a chef, I own restaurants, and there’s a behavior in the kitchen you have to have. ~ Guy Fieri.

I’m not a religious person by any means. ~ Guy Fieri.

My parents were all into macrobiotic cooking and natural cooking, and my sister was a vegetarian. I wasn’t down with that. ~ Guy Fieri.


What you see is what you get with me. There’s no show. ~ Guy Fieri.

I love to exercise. I’m a big hiker, and I like boxing. I mean, I love a good burger, but I keep things in moderation. ~ Guy Fieri.

One of my good buddies is Steve Hutchinson. He used to play for the Vikings, and he’s also been on ‘Triple-D.’ ~ Guy Fieri.

If you’re feeling adventurous, grill up some marinated octopus. It’s so healthy. ~ Guy Fieri.

When someone is dying, there is nothing you really can do, it’s a horrible situation, and… you just have to get through it. ~ Guy Fieri.

This is off the Hook! ~ Guy Fieri.

I’m not an actor. Lord knows, I’d be acting if I were an actor. What you see is what you get. ~ Guy Fieri.

This is Gangsta! ~ Guy Fieri.

Holy moly, Stromboli! ~ Guy Fieri.

Your classic guacamole is just avocados, lime juice, and salt. ~ Guy Fieri.

I respect anybody that cooks. I know how hard it is. ~ Guy Fieri.

I don’t eat sweets. I’m not a big dessert guy. ~ Guy Fieri.

There are three people you need in life: an accountant, a fishmonger, and a bail bondsman. ~ Guy Fieri.

We are not blessed with junk food – my family and my kids do not eat fast foods. ~ Guy Fieri.

This is Money! ~ Guy Fieri.

Peace, love and taco grease! ~ Guy Fieri.

I’m not a celebrity chef. I’m a chef that happens to have television shows and a chef that happens to do media. ~ Guy Fieri.

You know what, it might just be a mound of oil-logged Pillsbury crescent dough, but it’s bomb-dot-com tasty, amigo. ~ Guy Fieri.

Cooking is like snow skiing: If you don’t fall at least 10 times, then you’re not skiing hard enough. ~ Guy Fieri.

I would ride my horse to school. ~ Guy Fieri.

Kids want to saute, to cut the pizza, to see how the ingredients come together. If you let them do the fun stuff, they’ll develop skills and interests that will stay with them forever. ~ Guy Fieri.

I need to stay disciplined on the road. Too much food can wreck your palate. ~ Guy Fieri.

If you slow it down, eat in courses, your body, mind, stomach will catch up with this full feeling and you won’t eat as much. ~ Guy Fieri.

You don’t have to eat a whole cheeseburger, just take a piece of the cheeseburger. ~ Guy Fieri.

I wake up in the morning thinking about food. ~ Guy Fieri.

I’ve never been an apron fan; it’s all too cumbersome to me. ~ Guy Fieri.

Get off the beaten path… If you want to find those mom-and-pop joints, those funky little places, just ask around. ~ Guy Fieri.

Inspiring Guy Fieri Quotes

People are very phobic about fish. And if they do cook fish, they fry it, which kills all the flavor. ~ Guy Fieri.

Food is a common denominator for all people. ~ Guy Fieri.


People need to take a little bit more risk. ~ Guy Fieri.

Shut the Front Door. ~ Guy Fieri.

It’s OK to make mistakes… Try different things. ~ Guy Fieri.

In Japanese, sushi does not mean raw fish. It means seasoned rice. ~ Guy Fieri.

I wanna be the ambassador to Chimichanga Flavour Town. ~ Guy Fieri.

No matter how tough the meat may be, it’s going to be tender if you slice it thin enough. ~ Guy Fieri.

I take everything very seriously, but I also take it lighthearted to recognize that you can’t control it. ~ Guy Fieri.

I cook because I like to make people happy. ~ Guy Fieri.

I’ve always been an eccentric, a rocker at heart. I can’t play the guitar, but I can play the griddle. ~ Guy Fieri.

I love that UNLV is a big-little school, that you can still have access and support as a student. ~ Guy Fieri.

I specifically left the corporate world so I could wear T-shirts, blue jeans, and honestly, I always wanted to be my own boss. ~ Guy Fieri.

Funny Guy Fieri Quotes

I’m a collector, so I’ve got all kinds of sunglasses. I’d say I’ve got about a buck ten, buck twenty. ~ Guy Fieri.

I have a fond appreciation for the Canadian culture and the Canadian food scene in general. ~ Guy Fieri.

I cannot get enough farro. ~ Guy Fieri.

I love everything from Enya to Pantera. ~ Guy Fieri.

I love to cook for people. It’s my honor, honestly. It’s what I have to give. ~ Guy Fieri.

Outdoor cooking is not just about hot dogs and hamburgers. There are so many styles of food you can make. ~ Guy Fieri.

Contrary to popular belief, I eat all types of food. Fried food is my least favorite. ~ Guy Fieri.

I don’t drink soda. ~ Guy Fieri.

It’s always good to go over the recipe beforehand, so you can easily think of the next thing that needs to be done. ~ Guy Fieri.

Short of screaming-hot Thai food, everything can be suitable for kids too. ~ Guy Fieri.

Cooking is all about people. Food is maybe the only universal thing that really has the power to bring everyone together. No matter what culture, everywhere around the world, people get together to eat. ~ Guy Fieri.

This is Out of Bounds. ~ Guy Fieri.

When I was 13, I opened my own business called The Awesome Pretzel Company, and my dad helped me build a pretzel cart. ~ Guy Fieri.

I don’t know if it’s fair to call their Russian dressing Russian dressing – it should be called something sexy, like liquid Moscow. ~ Guy Fieri.

The opportunity to be a star chef, to imagine it would be here in Las Vegas, I couldn’t comprehend it. ~ Guy Fieri.

You’re like a blackjack dealer at the Flavortown Casino. ~ Guy Fieri.

It’s tough, you know: I’m a chef first, and a restaurant owner, way before I was ever on Food Network, and it’s a tough business. ~ Guy Fieri.

If you looked in my fridge, you’d see maybe 12 different mustards. ~ Guy Fieri.

I have the best agents in the world. ~ Guy Fieri.

I’m not doing anything for anybody. I’m doing what I do. ~ Guy Fieri.

Ripe avocados should be soft, not squishy, and you should be able to flick the little stem off easily. ~ Guy Fieri.

I have three wood-fired ovens… I have one at my house, one at my ranch, one on the trailer that I use for charity events. ~ Guy Fieri.

I definitely eat in moderation and exercise. ~ Guy Fieri.

I try to hike at least three times a week when I’m home in Sonoma County. ~ Guy Fieri.

Triple D is all about three things: Food, story and character. Character
~ Guy Fieri.

Food is not just eating energy. It’s an experience. ~ Guy Fieri.

Whenever you get to change somebody’s life or watch it and see it happen, it’s amazing. ~ Guy Fieri.


No one likes rubbery chicken. ~ Guy Fieri.

If you’re cooking and not making mistakes, you’re not playing outside your safety zone. I don’t expect it all to be good. I have fat dogs because I scrap that stuff out the back door. ~ Guy Fieri.

I think there’s a misconception that I eat everything. The one or two bites that you see me take, that’s it. ~ Guy Fieri.

A lot of people who like sushi don’t really like raw fish or seaweed. ~ Guy Fieri.

So these were the 105 top Guy Fieri quotes on food, cooking, diners and fame.

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