The Cooking Cat is a character in A Hat in Time and appears in Chapter 1: Mafia Town, Act 4: Down With the Mafia. Players can find the cat inside the restaurant when jumping up under the roof. They should watch out for nasty mice/rats and have a short conversation with the cat. It will reveal, that the Mafia Cooks are awful and it always exchanges the food, so no one will be getting ill.
Cooking Cat is a yellow cat that wears a chef outfit complete with a chef's hat and a red scarf.
After clearing Act 4: Down With the Mafia Cooking Cat will appear in the space ship, he will teach Hat kid everything about the treasures that she collects throught her journey.