Are you still looking for that perfect name for your new Pug? If so, you’re in the right place. We’ve put hundreds of food-inspired pug dog names. You’ll find food names for Pugs ranging from Eggnog, Chestnut, to more unique names such as Chickpea.
With so many different types of foods around the world, it’s easy to find one that suits your pet. If you’re not sure what to choose, I recommend choosing a name that relates to your favorite food.
Best Food Names for Pugs
If you’re looking for something more unique, choose an unusual food name or one from a different country. Either way, we’ve put together several food-inspired names from alcohol, candies, desserts, spices and seasonings, foods from other countries, etc. Still don’t see something you like, be sure to head on over to our huge library of Pug names grouped by themes for Pug parents.
Pug Dog Food Names for Females
It’s no secret that Pugs love to eat. Whether you’re a foodie or your Pug enjoys eating more than usual, we’ve put together a list of fruits, vegetables, spices, starches, snacks, and more that make a great name for your female Pug!
Brandy – alcohol
Olive – Olive Oil
Brussel – Brussel Sprouts
Pug Dog Food Names for Males
Chuck – Steak
Devon – Cream
Colby – Cheese
Cobb – Salad
Queso – Cheese
Unisex Food Inspired Names
If you prefer names that are specifically for males or females you can try one of these unisex options below.
- Hash Brown
Keto Food Inspired Pug Names
The ketogenic diet is an extremely popular low carb, high fat diet that has plenty of food names for your four-legged friend. Below are some of popular keto food names for your Pug.
Culinary Term Names for Pugs
Maybe you prefer to give your dog a name after culinary terms? There are several words that are used by chefs, restaurateurs and even servers that would make a good name for your pet.
Oeuf – Eggs in French
Sweet Dessert Pug Names
Do you have a sweet tooth? If so, consider giving your Pug a name after a yummy treat such as cookies; brownies, cakes and etc. These dessert names are perfect for bosy and girls and some would work well as a unisex name.
Carrot – Carrot cake
Belgian – Waffle
Devil – Food cake
Betty – Betty Crocker
Tootsie – Tootsie roll
Mexican Food Names For Pugs
If you love eating Mexican food, check out some of these popular foods that can make great dog names.
|Burrito||Flour tortilla filled with protein|
|Enchilada||Rolled up tortilla with a filling of some type|
|Suizo||“Suizo” means swiss|
|Mole||Traditional marinade sauce used in Mexican cuisine|
|Chalupa||Similar to hard tacos|
|Chipotle||Chipotle peppers are jalapeno peppers|
|Churro||Light pastry dough|
|Gordita||Flatbread filled with a meat stuffing|
|Taquito||A small taco|
|Tamale||Meat mixture covered with a cornmeal dough|
Asian Food Names for Pug Dogs
Are you an Asian food lover? If so, then you’ll find popular Japanese dishes to more unusual dishes from Vietnam and other Asian countries.
|Khantoke||A traditional Northern Thai feast|
|Momos||Meat or vegetable dumplings in the Himalayas|
|Haws||Candied haws in China|
|Kimchi||Spicy fermented vegetables in Korea|
|Satay||Barbecue food in Indonesia|
|Roti||Roti Prata is a pan-fried flatbread popular in Singapore|
|Shan||Shan noodle is popular in Myanmar|
|Rendang||Beef stew in Indonesia|
|Sushi||Sushi is popular in Japan|
|Beerlao||A popular beer in Southeast Asia|
|Macau||Is a crispy and flaky egg tart in Macau|
|Mago||Mango sticky rice in Thailand|
|Buryani||A spicy layered rice dish in Sri Lanka|
|Massaman||Curry in Thailand|
|Durian||“King of Fruits” in Southeast Asia|
American Inspired Food Names
Americans love their food, and there are plenty of foods on this list that will make a great name for your Pug. You’ll find popular foods such as pizza, bacon, cheeseburger and other unusual food names you can use for your four-legged friend.
Moon – Moon pie
Fruit and Berry Names for Pugs
There are several types of berries around the world that are not only yummy but can double as a dog name. Below are some of our favorites that will inspire you or help you come up with more creative ideas.
Coffee Names for Pugs
If your Pug wakes you up before you’ve had your first cup of coffee, you’ll love these unique coffee names for your Pug dog. Below you’ll find types of coffees throughout. the world and some familiar or unusual coffee terms.
|Barista||A person who prepares coffee|
|Cappuccino||An espresso shot with foamed steamed milk|
|Crema||Thick caramel-colored emulsified oils|
|Espresso||Coffee brewed under pressure|
|Extraction||Drawing flavor from coffee beans|
|Mocha||Latte with chocolate|
|Americano||Espresso with water|
|Kona||Hawaiin coffee bean|
|Romano||Espresso with lemon|
|Geisha||A coffee bean from Panama|
|Java||A coffee bean from Indonesia|
|Redeye||Brewed coffee with espresso|
|Roast||Unpalatable green beans|
|Cortado||An espresso with equal parts of milk and espresso|
Spices, Seasonings, and Herb Names
Do you love cooking and buy spices whenever you go shopping? If so, then consider giving your Pug a name after any of these spices or culinary herbs that are found throughout the world.
|Anise||Whole or ground spice|
|Bay||Whole herb leaf|
|Caraway||Whole spice seed|
|Cardamom||Whole pod or ground seed spice|
|Cayenne||Ground spice seed|
|Chervil||Fresh or dried herb leaf|
|Chili||Ground spice or blend|
|Chive||Green top of small onions|
|Cilantro||Ligh green aromatic leaf|
|Clove||Dried flower bud of a tropical clove tree|
|Cumin||The small seed is grown in Mexico|
|Coriander||Seed of the cilantro leaf|
|Curry||A mixture of several different spices|
|Dill||A seed that is used for soups, marinades, etc|
|Garlic||A member of. the onion family|
|Ginger||Ligh brown knobby root|
|Mace||The outer covering of the nutmeg|
|Mint||An aromatic herb|
|Mirepoix||A mixture of vegetables and spices|
|Mustard||The mustard seed is a very pungent seed|
|Nutmeg||A sweet aromatic kernel of the nutmeg fruit|
|Oregano||A pungent herb native to Italy and Mexico|
|Paprika||Popular spice made from ground red peppers|
|Parsley||Green leaf with a sweet flavor|
|Rosemary||A light green leaf that looks like pine needles|
|Sage||Oblong shape herb with fuzzy leaves|
|Savory||A fragrant herb that is a member. of the mint family|
|Thyme||An aromatic brownish-green leaf|
|Tumeric||A ground spice that is a member of the ginger family|
Drink Names for Pugs
Nothing makes food taste better than the right drink. Below you’ll find popular drinks from beer, wines, whiskey, etc that will work for boy and girl Pugs.
|Name||Type of Drink|
|Cider||Fermented alcoholic drink|
|Maibock||German pale bock|
|Bock||Dark German malty beer|
|Tecate||A popular Mexican beer|
|Guiness||A dark stout beer imported from Mexico|
|Yuengling||A Lager brewed in Pennsylvania|
|Bailey||Bailey’s Irish Cream|
Cool Food Pug Names
If you’re looking for something a little cooler or just stand out, you’ll love these names. Some of them are inspired by the biggest and most popular food chains in America.
- Dunkin – Dunkin Donuts
Fun Food Names for Black Pugs
One of the best ways to name your Pug is based on the color of their fur. Below are some black foods that would work perfectly for your pup. Be sure to check out some of these other black Pug names that you’ll love.
- Rice – Black rice
- Blackbeard – Martini
- Blackboard – Cookies
- Bean – Black beans
- Chai – Black tea
Fun Food Names for White Pugs
If you have a white Pug, you’re likely trying to find a list of white foods. These white foods not only look good on your plate, but can make good names for your pup.
- Garbanzo – beans
- Akkawi – Cheese
- Blue – Cheese
There are several different varieties of foods from all over the world. Hopefully, this exhaustive list of food dog names helps you find your favorite. If not, you can use it to brainstorm and come up with even more ideas.
Naming a Pug is not hard. The most important thing to remember is to keep it simple. If you don’t see anything on this list, you can also consider naming your Pug based on Disney, your favorite cars, sports, or anything else you like.