Tales of Arise - Cooking Guide

Overview and guide about Cooking in Tales of Arise, including its features and benefits to your party while consuming meals or dishes, and how to get the Globetrotting Foodie (silver) and Speedy Chef (bronze) trophies.

Tales of Arise - Cooking Guide

Guide on Cooking in Tales of Arise

Tales of Arise - Cooking Guide

Cooking is an optional but essential activity in Tales of Arise. Cooking meals and dishes will add additional effects to your party especially when you’re out in the field and fighting enemy Zeugles. Not only that, some meals increase the number of items of materials you will obtain from collection points.


Below are obtainable trophies and achievements relevant to this guide and how to unlock them in the game.

Trophy How to Unlock
PlayStation 4 - Silver TrophyGlobetrotting Foodie Acquire 30 kinds of non-DLC recipes. The quest for tasty meals spans every corner of Dahna.
PlayStation 4 - Bronze TrophySpeedy Chef Cook your first meal. In such harsh conditions, simply staying fed is what matters most.

Trophy List

Getting Prepared

Here are essential activities you need to do before cooking meals of dishes:

Acquire Cooking Recipes

Tales of Arise - How to Obtain Cooking Recipes

Apart from the pre-order DLC, you can obtain cooking recipes from collection points like blue chests. You can also get recipes from general stores.

Cooking Recipe List

Get Cooking Materials or Ingredients

Tales of Arise - How to Obtain Ingredients

In addition to recipes, you also need to obtain the required materials or ingredients from the collection points in the overworld.

Cooking Ingredient List

Tales of Arise - Item Shopkeeper

Similarly, you can buy them from shopkeepers or general stores. Some shops are located outside cities. They will be marked on your map once you discover them.

Where to Cook Meals or Dishes

Tales of Arise - Campsite

Once you have the recipe and ingredients, you can now cook dishes. Find an inn or a campsite to start cooking. You will not be disturbed by enemies when you cook meals at a campsite.

Camping Guide

Cooking Meals or Dishes

Tales of Arise - Choose a Cooking Recipe

To start cooking meals or dishes, accept the rest option and choose a recipe.

Check the Cooking Recipe Effects

Tales of Arise - Cooking Meal Information

Once you picked a dish, check its effect on your party. Effects can range between stat boosts or item farming boosts.

Pick the Cook or Chef

Tales of Arise - Cooking Favorite Meal

There are some meals that recommend more than one cook. Each cook has a bonus effect when you pick them. Feel free to pick one that will suit your approach or strategy.

Watch a Skit by the Cook

Tales of Arise - Cooking Skit

After choosing your recipe and cook, just watch the character skit. The experience is similar to watching skits.

Take note of the Meal Effect Duration

Tales of Arise - Cooking Dish Meal

After consuming a meal or dish, the meal effect and bonus will be permanent. A timer will be shown on your screen letting you know when will the effects will expire. Also, a meal symbol is shown as a hunger meter that will indicate if you need to consume another meal again.

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