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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!

1
9,831 5,868
Italy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Italy Rome

2
6,456 6,241
France is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
France Paris

3
5,594 4,321
Spain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Spain Madrid

4
6,827 6,234
India is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
India New Delhi

5
5,008 3,580
Greece is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Greece Athens

6
6,768 4,379
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Mexico Mexico City

7
5,012 5,885
Japan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Japan Tokyo

8
4,377 4,083
Germany is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Germany Berlin

9
3,822 4,896
China is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
China Beijing

10
3,285 3,618
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Thailand Bangkok

11
3,576 2,468
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Turkey Ankara

12
3,345 3,206
Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Lebanon Beirut

13
2,795 3,795
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vietnam Hanoi

14
2,247 2,079
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
beatrizm added Portugal Lisbon

15
3,094 3,049
Russia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Russia Moscow

16
5,071 7,618
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
United States of America Washington, D.C.

17
2,179 1,554
Peru is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Peru Lima

18
1,717 1,031
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Marcos Zaballa added Argentina Buenos Aires

19
2,116 1,495
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Brazil Brasília

20
2,139 1,573
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SnowyCae added Hong Kong

21
1,497 977
Chile is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
PabloRatachu added Chile Santiago

22
1,519 929
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Hungary Budapest

23
2,150 2,279
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Scotland Edinburgh

24
2,219 2,429
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

25
1,642 1,784
Morocco is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
clash1977 added Morocco Rabat

26
1,577 977
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
slaft added Ukraine Kiev

27
1,633 1,489
England is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
England London

28
2,067 1,481
Israel is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Israel Jerusalem

29
1,737 1,279
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

30
1,554 1,595
Wales is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
bjornh added Wales Cardiff

31
1,566 2,298
Iran is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
halawani added Iran Tehran

32
1,325 873
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
lalispeter added Slovakia Bratislava

33
2,293 3,886
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
South Korea Seoul

34
1,025 1,075
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

35
1,083 1,156
Cuba is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Cuba Havana

36
1,521 1,827
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Philippines Manila

37
1,126 1,594
Austria is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Austria Vienna

38
1,585 2,786
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Belgium City of Brussels

39
1,102 755
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
DavidKhezri added Serbia Belgrade

40
719 868
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
afpabon added Colombia Bogotá

41
1,175 1,352
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Singapore Singapore

42
971 1,525
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

43
1,383 2,001
Guadeloupe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
GregBang added Guadeloupe Basse-Terre

44
820 1,391
Laos is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Laos Vientiane

45
828 1,089
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Indonesia Jakarta

46
789 1,422
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Cambodia Phnom Penh

47
633 1,042
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Sri Lanka Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

48
1,369 2,794
Canada is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Canada Ottawa

49
663 1,012
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SMASH1 added Nepal Kathmandu

50
693 932
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
South Africa Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria