There are different ways to cook faster:
1. By spending Cash to speed up cooking. You can do so by tapping on the Cash icon displayed adjacent to the timer below the dish.

2. By sending a Help Request to Friends. You can do so by tapping on the Help icon below the timer that is present below the dish.

3. By Hiring a Chef: You can do so by going to the ‘Shop’, tapping on the Chef icon (it’s the fourth icon on the list) and selecting the Chef you’d like to hire.

Pro Tip: Increase the number of servings to serve more dishes at one go and save time.