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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
9,910 5,902
Italy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Rome

2
6,495 6,300
France is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Paris

3
5,634 4,369
Spain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Madrid

4
6,874 6,298
India is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
New Delhi

5
5,046 3,618
Greece is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Athens

6
6,824 4,417
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Mexico City

7
5,069 5,929
Japan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Tokyo

8
4,408 4,135
Germany is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Berlin

9
3,865 4,933
China is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Beijing

10
3,317 3,659
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Bangkok

11
3,647 2,495
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Ankara

12
3,370 3,232
Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Beirut

13
2,818 3,818
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Hanoi

14
2,261 2,101
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
beatrizm added Lisbon

15
3,129 3,078
Russia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Moscow

16
5,094 7,682
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Washington, D.C.

17
2,228 1,573
Peru is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Lima

18
2,155 1,513
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Brasília

19
1,757 1,051
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Marcos Zaballa added Buenos Aires

20
2,177 1,589
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SnowyCae added

21
1,526 993
Chile is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
PabloRatachu added Santiago

22
1,552 942
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Budapest

23
2,178 2,295
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Edinburgh

24
2,241 2,447
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

25
1,679 1,800
Morocco is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
clash1977 added Rabat

26
1,609 991
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
slaft added Kiev

27
1,580 1,609
Wales is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
bjornh added Cardiff

28
1,650 1,511
England is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
London

29
1,598 2,308
Iran is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
halawani added Tehran

30
1,768 1,288
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

31
2,099 1,496
Israel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Jerusalem

32
1,351 883
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
lalispeter added Bratislava

33
2,306 3,908
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Seoul

34
1,047 1,083
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Kuala Lumpur

35
1,102 1,161
Cuba is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Havana

36
1,542 1,835
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Manila

37
1,133 1,603
Austria is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vienna

38
1,594 2,795
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
City of Brussels

39
722 876
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
afpabon added Bogotá

40
1,109 764
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
DavidKhezri added Belgrade

41
1,189 1,362
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Singapore

42
973 1,536
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

43
841 1,096
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Jakarta

44
1,384 2,010
Guadeloupe is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
GregBang added Basse-Terre

45
822 1,399
Laos is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vientiane

46
792 1,431
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Phnom Penh

47
688 1,020
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SMASH1 added Kathmandu

48
1,376 2,806
Canada is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Ottawa

49
638 1,049
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

50
705 939
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
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