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
9,847 5,877
Italy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Rome

2
6,464 6,255
France is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Paris

3
5,604 4,330
Spain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Madrid

4
6,834 6,252
India is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
New Delhi

5
5,015 3,588
Greece is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Athens

6
6,782 4,388
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Mexico City

7
5,021 5,893
Japan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Tokyo

8
4,381 4,091
Germany is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Berlin

9
3,829 4,903
China is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Beijing

10
3,289 3,623
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Bangkok

11
3,587 2,471
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Ankara

12
3,347 3,212
Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Beirut

13
2,798 3,801
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Hanoi

14
2,251 2,082
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
beatrizm added Lisbon

15
3,097 3,054
Russia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Moscow

16
5,076 7,628
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Washington, D.C.

17
2,184 1,557
Peru is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Lima

18
2,121 1,497
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Brasília

19
1,721 1,036
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Marcos Zaballa added Buenos Aires

20
2,142 1,576
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SnowyCae added

21
1,499 980
Chile is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
PabloRatachu added Santiago

22
1,522 931
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Budapest

23
2,154 2,282
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Edinburgh

24
2,222 2,434
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

25
1,644 1,791
Morocco is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
clash1977 added Rabat

26
1,581 981
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
slaft added Kiev

27
1,636 1,495
England is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
London

28
1,740 1,282
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

29
1,557 1,598
Wales is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
bjornh added Cardiff

30
2,069 1,485
Israel is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Jerusalem

31
1,568 2,301
Iran is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
halawani added Tehran

32
1,327 875
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
lalispeter added Bratislava

33
2,296 3,890
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Seoul

34
1,030 1,076
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Kuala Lumpur

35
1,086 1,158
Cuba is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Havana

36
1,523 1,829
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Manila

37
1,127 1,596
Austria is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vienna

38
1,587 2,788
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
City of Brussels

39
1,104 757
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
DavidKhezri added Belgrade

40
719 871
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
afpabon added Bogotá

41
1,179 1,354
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Singapore

42
971 1,527
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

43
1,383 2,003
Guadeloupe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
GregBang added Basse-Terre

44
830 1,090
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Jakarta

45
820 1,393
Laos is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vientiane

46
790 1,424
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Phnom Penh

47
1,370 2,795
Canada is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Ottawa

48
633 1,043
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

49
664 1,013
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SMASH1 added Kathmandu

50
695 933
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
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