The Best Deep Fried Foods Foods

The Best Deep Fried Foods

25k votes 1.2k voters 36k views 73 items tags f p @

List Criteria: No sautéed foods, stir-fries, or pan-fried foods

Deep-frying imparts tasty, crispy flavor to pretty much any food cooked with this process, and as a result, it appears that people will eat just about anything if it has been deep-fried. There are of course the standard fried foods that are so prevalent in fast food, such as French fries and fried chicken, but many cultures and cuisines enjoy deep fried vegetables, tofu and even insects. A somewhat disturbing trend which has also grown in popularity is that of deep frying junk food, including cookies, candy bars and processed pastries!

This list will give you plenty of ideas re: good things to deep fry. Rank your favorites and feel free to add your own. Don't be hesitant; as many state fairs have proven, almost anything goes. Simply think of your favorite foods ever and then deep fry them. Voila: instant fine dining! Some of the most delicious foods in the world are fried, so don't hesitate to consider every option.

What is the strangest deep fried food you've ever tried? Was it any good? If it was, it belongs on this list. Obviously not everyone will love the same thing. French fries? Probably a winner with most. Fried pickles? That might be more of an acquired taste (though they really are delish with some ranch dressing). And here's a thought: Is there a particular vegetable you won't eat, ever? Try frying it up, the top deep fried foods; you might be pleasantly surprised (though your waistline and overall health might eventually suffer).
List Photo: user uploaded image
  • 21 ReRanks
    • Women
    • Men
    • Age
    • Region
  • 2 See list ranked by
Z
G Options B Comments & Embed 2rerank list
  1. 1
    + 787
    - 100

    the people's #1 & most listed

    ;
  2. 2
    + 773
    - 122


    ;
  3. 3
    + 618
    - 171


    ;
  4. 4
    + 607
    - 149


    ;
  5. 5
    + 324
    - 54


    ;
  6. 6
    + 499
    - 139


    ;
  7. 7
    + 527
    - 173


    ;
  8. 8
    + 501
    - 174


    ;
  9. 9
    + 438
    - 176


    ;
  10. 10
    + 424
    - 170


    ;
  11. 11
    + 411
    - 142


    ;
  12. 12
    + 481
    - 141


    ;
  13. 13
    + 457
    - 166
    Steak Fries is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Steak Fries

  14. 14
    + 450
    - 137


    ;
  15. 15
    + 495
    - 122
    Waffle Fries is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods

    ranked low on reranks
    Waffle Fries

  16. 16
    + 415
    - 158
    Fried Chicken Sandwich is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Fried Chicken Sandwich

  17. 17
    + 350
    - 178


    ;
  18. 18
    + 419
    - 144
    Doughnut Holes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Doughnut Holes

  19. 19
    + 403
    - 169


    ;
  20. 20
    + 355
    - 184


    ;
  21. 21
    + 264
    - 150

    added by RobLein

    ;
  22. 22
    + 351
    - 152


    ;
  23. 23
    + 325
    - 138
    Apple Fritter is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Apple Fritter

  24. 24
    + 262
    - 195

    often listed & ranked high on reranks

    ;
  25. 25
    + 207
    - 136


    ;
  26. 26
    + 238
    - 120

    ranked low on reranks

    ;
  27. 27
    + 239
    - 174
    ;
  28. 28
    + 296
    - 160

    ranked low on reranks

    ;
  29. 29
    + 219
    - 162

    often listed & ranked high on reranks

    ;
  30. 30
    + 242
    - 156


    ;
  31. 31
    + 245
    - 179


    ;
  32. 32
    + 282
    - 152
    Chicken McNuggets is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Chicken McNuggets

  33. 33
    + 260
    - 142
    Chick-Fil-A Chicken Nuggets is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods

    ranked low on reranks
    Chick-Fil-A Chicken Nuggets

  34. 34
    + 213
    - 193

    often listed & ranked high on reranks

    ;
  35. 35
    + 244
    - 168
    Sweet Potato Fries is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Sweet Potato Fries

  36. 36
    + 256
    - 155


    ;
  37. 37
    + 225
    - 177
    Jalapeno Poppers (Cream Cheese... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Jalapeno Poppers (Cream Cheese)

  38. 38
    + 210
    - 168


    ;
  39. 39
    + 227
    - 200
    Fried Fish Sandwich is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Fried Fish Sandwich

  40. 40
    + 257
    - 234


    ;
  41. 41
    + 176
    - 178


    ;
  42. 42
    + 166
    - 149
    Fish Sticks is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods


    Fish Sticks

  43. 43
    + 111
    - 97

    added by jets2008

    ;
  44. 44
    + 182
    - 180


    ;
  45. 45
    + 127
    - 122
    Fried Green Tomatoes is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Deep Fried Foods

    added by wiabux
    Fried Green Tomatoes

  46. 46
    + 31
    - 49

    often listed & added by jets2008

    ;
  47. 47
    + 148
    - 135


    ;
  48. 48
    + 138
    - 140


    ;
  49. 49
    + 131
    - 159


    ;
  50. 50
    + 137
    - 143


    ;
74 +

Something missing? Add it!

L List Options 2 Rerank List B Comments & Embed z Share Next List >