Dream Destinations The Countries with the Best Food  

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List of Countries with the Best Food ranked from best to worst. There are many contenders for the title of “country with the best food,” but how will we decide which one is best. With so many delicious cuisines in the world, we need the help of Ranker voters to determine which nation has the finest fare. Vote on this list of the countries with the best food and we will see which nation lands in the top spot.

Let's take a look at some of the nations that are known for food. Chinese food is popular all over the world and when done right, it can't be beat. Then there is Italy, known for fresh pasta and delectable sauces, maybe they should be crowned the king of cuisine.

When it comes to cooking, anyone who has ever heard of Julia Child knows that the French know their way around the kitchen. For croissants alone, France must be in the running for the country with the best food. Mexican food is also a favorite around the world for its use of simple, fresh ingredients with bold flavors and tons of toppings.

Which country will end up on top? That's up to you. Vote on this list of the countries with the best food and join the discussion in the comments section. Let's dish!
list ordered by

1
10,051 5,978
Italy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Rome

2
6,557 6,400
France is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Paris

3
5,704 4,444
Spain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Madrid

4
6,983 6,384
India is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
New Delhi

5
5,111 3,699
Greece is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Athens

6
6,905 4,476
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Mexico City

7
5,141 5,989
Japan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Tokyo

8
3,932 4,998
China is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Beijing

9
4,445 4,221
Germany is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Berlin

10
3,380 3,715
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Bangkok

11
3,755 2,553
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Ankara

12
3,421 3,284
Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Beirut

13
2,862 3,859
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Hanoi

14
2,287 2,142
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
beatrizm added Lisbon

15
3,156 3,142
Russia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Moscow

16
5,140 7,766
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Washington, D.C.

17
2,288 1,610
Peru is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Lima

18
2,186 1,553
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Brasília

19
1,789 1,089
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Marcos Zaballa added Buenos Aires

20
2,213 1,625
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SnowyCae added

21
1,549 1,029
Chile is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
PabloRatachu added Santiago

22
1,583 976
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Budapest

23
2,199 2,335
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Edinburgh

24
2,257 2,497
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

25
1,735 1,820
Morocco is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
clash1977 added Rabat

26
1,631 2,335
Iran is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
halawani added Tehran

27
1,627 1,021
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
slaft added Kiev

28
1,591 1,641
Wales is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
bjornh added Cardiff

29
1,666 1,549
England is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
London

30
1,781 1,316
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

31
2,121 1,532
Israel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Jerusalem

32
2,327 3,940
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Seoul

33
1,371 910
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
lalispeter added Bratislava

34
1,078 1,100
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Kuala Lumpur

35
1,117 1,179
Cuba is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Havana

36
1,559 1,851
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Manila

37
1,147 1,618
Austria is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vienna

38
1,603 2,810
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
City of Brussels

39
730 890
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
afpabon added Bogotá

40
1,199 1,375
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Singapore

41
1,122 783
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
DavidKhezri added Belgrade

42
850 1,106
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Jakarta

43
978 1,551
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

44
1,386 2,023
Guadeloupe is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
GregBang added Basse-Terre

45
827 1,412
Laos is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vientiane

46
796 1,443
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Phnom Penh

47
704 1,032
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SMASH1 added Kathmandu

48
1,383 2,819
Canada is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Ottawa

49
641 1,060
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

50
712 949
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
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