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!

1
9,748 5,814
Italy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Italy Rome

2
6,406 6,172
France is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
France Paris

3
5,545 4,272
Spain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Spain Madrid

4
6,746 6,174
India is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
India New Delhi

5
4,946 3,538
Greece is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Greece Athens

6
6,707 4,346
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Mexico Mexico City

7
4,957 5,836
Japan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Japan Tokyo

8
4,341 4,024
Germany is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Germany Berlin

9
3,770 4,853
China is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
China Beijing

10
3,237 3,578
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Thailand Bangkok

11
3,313 3,169
Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Lebanon Beirut

12
3,535 2,428
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Turkey Ankara

13
2,762 3,765
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vietnam Hanoi

14
2,222 2,053
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
beatrizm added Portugal Lisbon

15
3,070 3,012
Russia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Russia Moscow

16
5,041 7,555
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
2,139 1,533
Peru is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Peru Lima

18
1,687 1,010
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Marcos Zaballa added Argentina Buenos Aires

19
2,086 1,477
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Brazil Brasília

20
2,103 1,558
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SnowyCae added Hong Kong

21
1,478 954
Chile is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
PabloRatachu added Chile Santiago

22
1,497 910
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Hungary Budapest

23
2,128 2,258
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Scotland Edinburgh

24
2,201 2,402
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

25
1,603 1,765
Morocco is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
clash1977 added Morocco Rabat

26
1,615 1,463
England is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
England London

27
1,559 956
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
slaft added Ukraine Kiev

28
1,532 1,574
Wales is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
bjornh added Wales Cardiff

29
2,039 1,453
Israel is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Israel Jerusalem

30
1,714 1,260
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

31
1,538 2,284
Iran is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
halawani added Iran Tehran

32
2,276 3,859
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
South Korea Seoul

33
1,305 857
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
lalispeter added Slovakia Bratislava

34
996 1,064
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

35
1,058 1,143
Cuba is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Cuba Havana

36
1,501 1,816
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Philippines Manila

37
1,120 1,578
Austria is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Austria Vienna

38
1,574 2,775
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Belgium City of Brussels

39
1,093 741
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
DavidKhezri added Serbia Belgrade

40
713 857
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
afpabon added Colombia Bogotá

41
1,162 1,345
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Singapore Singapore

42
965 1,514
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

43
1,381 1,987
Guadeloupe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
GregBang added Guadeloupe Basse-Terre

44
816 1,382
Laos is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Laos Vientiane

45
784 1,411
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Cambodia Phnom Penh

46
818 1,077
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Indonesia Jakarta

47
628 1,034
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Sri Lanka Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

48
1,352 2,788
Canada is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Canada Ottawa

49
659 1,003
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SMASH1 added Nepal Kathmandu

50
688 924
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
South Africa Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria