Food 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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207 55
Lasagne is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Italian Foods
2
155 35
Pizza Margherita is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Italian Foods
3
109 35
Tiramisu is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Italian Foods
4
113 38
Bruschetta is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Italian Foods
5
143 55
Garlic bread is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Italian Foods
6
121 43
Calzone is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Italian Foods
7
103 33
Cheese Ravioli is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Cheese Ravioli
8
102 35
Tortellini is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Italian Foods
9
105 37
Meatball is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Italian Foods
10
115 44
Carbonara is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Italian Foods
11
98 35
Gnocchi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Italian Foods
12
84 29
Pizza Marinara is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Pizza Marinara
13
102 41
Fettuccine alfredo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Italian Foods
14
94 37
Ziti is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Italian Foods
15
127 58
Meatballs and Spaghetti is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Italian Foods
16
86 33
Cannoli is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Italian Foods
17
76 29
Prosciutto is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Italian Foods
18
67 32
Mushroom Risotto is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Mushroom Risotto
19
58 28
Spaghetti alla puttanesca is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Italian Foods
20
35 12
Seafood Linguine is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Jay Betsworth added Seafood Linguine
21
52 26
Rigatoni con la Pajata is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Italian Foods
22
47 25
Agnolotti is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Italian Foods
23
30 12
Eggplant parmesan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Italian Foods
smed1964 added
24
50 29
Soppressata is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Soppressata
25
40 24
Arancini is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Italian Foods