January 30, 2023

The Internet is filled with all sorts of recipes that you can take a look at. There are actually quite a few apps in the Play Store that are recipe-centric. Well, in this particular article, we’ll list our favorite recipe organizer apps for Android, these are some of the best ones you’ll be able to find. Do note that there are more choices in the Play Store, though, we had to draw the line somewhere.

That being said, you’ll find nine such apps in the list below, and they are laid out in non-specific order. Almost all of these apps are free to download and use, though most of them have in-app purchases, that you are not forced to interact with. All of these apps will help you organize your recipes, and keep them in a safe place. As a side note, we also have an app list dedicated to cooking apps in general, if you’d like to check that out as well.

Best Recipe Organizer Android apps 2023

Below is a quick overview of the best recipe organizer Android apps for 2023, including any download and in-app purchase costs.

Download Cost In-app cost (per item)
Cookmate $2.49-$104.99
Paprika Recipe Manager 3 $2.99-$4.99
Copy Me That
CookBook $1.49-$40.99
Recipe Keeper $9.99
RecetteTek $6.49-$7.99
AnyList $9.99-$14.99
Cookpad $1.49-$17.99
Yummly $0.99-$29.99

Best Recipe Organizer Android apps 2023 downloads

Below is a little more information on each app, and a direct link for easy downloading.

All download links go to the app’s Google Play Store listing. Users are always recommended to download apps from Google Play or an authorized app store.


  • Price: Free to download
  • In-app purchases: $2.49-$104.99
  • Size: Varies with device
  • Google Play rating: 4,7 out of 5 stars

Cookmate is easily one of the best recipe organizer apps in the Play Store. This app comes with a simple, and yet great-looking UI, that makes finding and saving recipes a treat. You will not only be able to see the recipe itself, with images, but you’ll get detailed instructions on how to make it yourself. The app even comes with search and import features, so you can import your recipes as well, to have everything in one place.

You can actually add your own photos to the app, for some recipes, and even comments, if you’d like. The app, of course, has a sharing function as well. Cookmate even allows you to create shopping lists using your recipe ingredients, and scale the ingredients to serve more or less people, which is an immensely useful feature. Cookmate is also fully compatible with Wear OS watches, by the way. This app used to be called My CookBook, so that’s the name you may remember it by.

Download Cookmate

Paprika Recipe Manager 3

Paprika Recipe Manager 3 app grid image 2022

  • Price: Free to download
  • In-app purchases: $2.99-$4.99
  • Size: Varies with device
  • Google Play rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars

The Paprika Recipe Manager 3 is another great recipe manager app. This is one of the simplest apps on the list, in terms of the design. You can either download recipes from your favorite websites, or add your own into this recipe manager app. On top of that, a grocery list feature is included as well, as is in many recipe manager apps. You can even automatically combine ingredients for a grocery list, and sort them by aisle as well.

The app even has a ‘Pantry’ feature, which will help you track the ingredients you have at home. There is a ‘Meal Planner’ feature in case you’d like to plan your meals upfront as well. You can even use this app while cooking, to highlight the step you’re currently on, which can be really useful. You can also print recipes from the app, and so much more. This is actually a truly feature-rich app.

Download Paprika Recipe Manager 3

Copy Me That

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  • Price: Free to download
  • In-app purchases: No
  • Size: Varies with device
  • Google Play rating: 4.1 out of 5 stars

Copy Me That is also a useful recipe manager app, but its design is not as modern as in some other apps on the list. Don’t get me wrong, the app looks more than fine, and some people may even prefer this design. Anyway, this app basically acts as a recipe manager, shopping list, and a meal planner all in one. You can quickly copy a recipe from any website directly to this app.

It does offer online sync, so you can install this app on as many devices as you want, and keep them all in sync. You can organize your recipes with tags, so that you can easily find them when needed. This app also has a meal planner feature, in case you like to prepare your meals in advance for the whole week. A grocery list aspect is included, with some added features. You can even check out what other Copy Me That users are sharing when it comes to recipes.

Download Copy Me That


  • Price: Free to download
  • In-app purchases: $1.49-$40.99
  • Size: Varies with device
  • Google Play rating: 4.7 out of 5 stars

CookBook is another compelling recipe manager app, though not many people know about it. This app has only around 130 reviews in the Play Store at the moment. It is a really good recipe manager, though. Not only does it offer a really nice-looking UI, but it has all the features you’d expect. The app allows you to import, scan, and save recipes from websites, books, and magazines.

The app has a built-in recipe scanner, so you can easily import recipes from images. Do note that you’re limited to 40 recipes and 5 OCR scans before the app will ask you to pay up. The meal planner feature is included here, and the same goes for the shopping list feature. You can easily search for recipes, and tag your favorite ones. Creating favorite lists is simple, as is sharing recipes. This app is feature-packed. though it’s not exactly entirely free, as already mentioned, especially if you plan on including a ton of recipes in there.

Download CookBook

Recipe Keeper

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  • Price: Free to download
  • In-app purchases: $9.99
  • Size: Varies with device
  • Google Play rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Recipe Keeper has one of the best UIs from all the apps on the list. It’s so easy to use, and includes all the information you may need. This app is not all about the looks, though. Adding recipes is really quick and easy, and you can categorize them by course and category. You can also add photos, and rate your recipes, while creating a favorites list is also not out of the question.

Importing recipes from websites is an option as well, as is scanning them from cookbooks, magazines, and so on. This app also comes with a built-in scanner. You can quickly search for one of the recipes on your list, and sharing recipes is immensely simple too. Sizing up and down recipes based on how many people you’ll serve them for is also available here, as are 25 different color schemes. There are a ton of options included here, including some theming ones.

Download Recipe Keeper


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  • Price: Free to download
  • In-app purchases: $6.49-$7.99
  • Size: Varies with device
  • Google Play rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars

RecetteTek is also a recipe manager app that has an excellent UI design. In fact, this may be the best-designed app on the list. The design is not only simple and functional, but it’s very eye-pleasing. This app is also one of the highest-rated on the list, as it works great, and it has all the features you may need. You can create your recipe library with ease, and also manage it without a problem.

RecetteTek comes with a built-in search engine which will help you find and import recipes from cooking websites. There are various filters available in the app, including categories, ingredients, tags, and favorites. So, if you set those up properly, you’ll be able to locate your recipes in a jiffy. You can create shopping lists out of recipe ingredients as well, and so much more.

Download RecetteTek


AnyList app grid image 2022

  • Price: Free to download
  • In-app purchases: $9.99-$14.99
  • Size: Varies with device
  • Google Play rating: 4.8 out of 5 stars

AnyList is also quite a popular app that serves as both a recipe organizer and a grocery list tool. You can enter your own recipes, or copy them from a third-party source. Adding ingredients is quite easy, while you can organize your recipes into collections. It is possible to organize them by type or occasion. Searching recipes by name or ingredients is possible, as is sharing recipes with whomever you want.

In regards to grocery lists, you can quickly add them and cross them off the list. Adding notes is possible, the same goes for coupons, and so on. Those lists will be automatically separated into categories, while you can also create custom categories. You can set up push notifications, if you want, and do various other things when it comes to your grocery lists. It’s quite a functional app.

Download AnyList


Cookpad app image 2023

  • Price: Free to download
  • In-app purchases: $1.49-$17.99
  • Size: Varies with device
  • Google Play rating: 4.7 out of 5 stars

Cookpad is one of the more popular apps from this list. It is used by a ton of people, and it’s actually really good. That goes for its design, functionality, and recipe selection. You can search for recipes on Cookpad, with various filters. From those recipes, you can create your very own recipe lists, and add your own as well. Recipes provided on Cookpad provide detailed descriptions, images, and so on.

You can even search for recipes based on the ingredients left in your fridge. That way, you can clear out your fridge, and learn a new recipe while you’re at it. Filtering out various food intolerances is not a problem, the same goes if you’re on a Keto diet, or some other type of a diet. This app offers a great selection of recipes, and a great community to go with it. It’s definitely worth trying out.

Download Cookpad


Yummly app grid image 2022

  • Price: Free to download
  • In-app purchases: $0.99-$29.99
  • Size: Varies with device
  • Google Play rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Yummly is another app that many of you probably heard of. This app is well-known in the cooking community, as it provides a great way to access some nice recipes. The UI design is top notch, and you can really cater this app to find recipes that you want. Personalizing the app is really not a problem. If you opt to pay for a subscription, you’ll get even more goodies, like video tutorials, timers, and more.

This app even allows you to scan ingredients with your phone, and save them in your virtual pantry. You can, of course, save the recipes you find on the side, and organize them in any way you like. Yummly basically offers every single feature you may want from an app of this type, and the main features are completely free. So, trying out this app may not be a bad idea at all.

Download Yummly

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