Foods The Best Italian Foods  

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List of the best Italian food, as ranked by Italians, professional chefs, and food lovers. Italy is the birth place of some of the most amazing foods and dishes on the planet. Each element of delicious Italian food, from the flavorful sauces to the way they cook the meat, is unique to the culture and always delicious. Everything from Italian antipastos to desserts is a tasty treat for any food lover. Whether you’re a fan of Americanized Italian food from Olive Garden or authentic home cooked meals, the Italian foods on this list are among the best food in the world and always worth eating.

What is your favorite Italian food? Fans of soup are sure to love minestrone and pasta e fagoli, while dessert lovers can enjoy tiramisu or a cannoli. A lot of Italian food is full of carbs, making it the perfect comfort food. Italian food is also known for being filled with all sorts of flavors. From tomatoes to creams to fruits, you'll find all sorts of palate pleasers among the top Italian foods.

List of the greatest Italian foods is filled with the best food to ever come out of Italy including soups, appetizers, pasta dishes, meat dishes, and desserts. No matter what type of food you enjoy, these dining options are sure to be among the best you’ve ever had. If your favorite Italian meals and dishes aren't on the greatest foods from Italy list, make sure to add them.

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Lasagne is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Pizza Margherita is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Calzone is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Tiramisu is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Bruschetta is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Garlic bread is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Carbonara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Tortellini is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Gnocchi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Cheese Ravioli is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Cheese Ravioli

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Pizza Marinara is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Pizza Marinara

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Ziti is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Meatball is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Fettuccine alfredo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Meatballs and Spaghetti is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Cannoli is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Prosciutto is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Mushroom Risotto is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Mushroom Risotto

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Spaghetti alla puttanesca is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Rigatoni con la Pajata is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Soppressata is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Soppressata

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Agnolotti is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Seafood Linguine is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Jay Betsworth added Seafood Linguine

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Cannelloni is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Eggplant parmesan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Italian Foods
smed1964 added Parmigiana di melanzane

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Stracciatella is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Mortadella is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Mortadella

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Minestrone is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Arancini is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Ossobuco is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Pasta E Fagioli is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Pasta E Fagioli

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Piadina is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Marco Pescara added Piadina

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Braciola is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Braciola

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Biscotti is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Italian Foods
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Salsiccia is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Salsiccia

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Orzo is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Orzo

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Culatello is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Culatello

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Bavette is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Italian Foods

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Zabaione is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Zabaione

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Cacciucco is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Cacciucco

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Torta caprese is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Torta caprese

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Cappon Magro is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Cappon Magro

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Baccala is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Baccala

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Carne Pizzaiola is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Carne Pizzaiola