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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179 37
Pizza Margherita is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Italian Foods
2
222 59
Lasagne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Italian Foods
3
140 48
Calzone is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Italian Foods
4
158 59
Garlic bread is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Italian Foods
5
112 37
Cheese Ravioli is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Cheese Ravioli
6
120 42
Tiramisu is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Italian Foods
7
121 44
Bruschetta is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Italian Foods
8
110 38
Tortellini is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Italian Foods
9
108 38
Gnocchi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Italian Foods
10
121 46
Carbonara is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Italian Foods
11
115 43
Meatball is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Italian Foods
12
99 35
Cannoli is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Italian Foods
13
94 33
Pizza Marinara is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Pizza Marinara
14
99 39
Ziti is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Italian Foods
15
133 62
Meatballs and Spaghetti is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Italian Foods
16
82 30
Prosciutto is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Italian Foods
17
107 48
Fettuccine alfredo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Italian Foods
18
72 34
Mushroom Risotto is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Mushroom Risotto
19
64 30
Spaghetti alla puttanesca is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Italian Foods
20
41 15
Seafood Linguine is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Italian Foods
Jay Betsworth added Seafood Linguine
21
53 27
Agnolotti is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Italian Foods
22
51 27
Arancini is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Italian Foods
23
54 31
Rigatoni con la Pajata is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Italian Foods
24
34 16
Eggplant parmesan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Italian Foods
smed1964 added
25
47 27
Cannelloni is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Italian Foods