Dream Destinations The Countries with the Best Food  

Ranker Travel
Originally by
398.2k votes 36.2k voters 334.8k views 199 items

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
9,842 5,874
Italy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Rome

2
6,462 6,250
France is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Paris

3
5,600 4,328
Spain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Madrid

4
6,832 6,246
India is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
New Delhi

5
5,010 3,586
Greece is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Athens

6
6,777 4,383
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Mexico City

7
5,017 5,889
Japan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Tokyo

8
4,378 4,087
Germany is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Berlin

9
3,826 4,900
China is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Beijing

10
3,287 3,621
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Bangkok

11
3,579 2,471
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Ankara

12
3,345 3,210
Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Beirut

13
2,796 3,799
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Hanoi

14
2,250 2,081
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
beatrizm added Lisbon

15
3,095 3,052
Russia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Moscow

16
5,074 7,625
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Washington, D.C.

17
2,180 1,557
Peru is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Lima

18
1,719 1,035
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Marcos Zaballa added Buenos Aires

19
2,119 1,497
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Brasília

20
2,140 1,576
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SnowyCae added

21
1,498 980
Chile is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
PabloRatachu added Santiago

22
1,521 931
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Budapest

23
2,153 2,281
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Edinburgh

24
2,221 2,432
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

25
1,643 1,789
Morocco is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
clash1977 added Rabat

26
1,580 980
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
slaft added Kiev

27
1,635 1,492
England is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
London

28
1,556 1,596
Wales is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
bjornh added Cardiff

29
1,739 1,281
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

30
2,068 1,484
Israel is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Jerusalem

31
1,567 2,299
Iran is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
halawani added Tehran

32
1,326 874
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
lalispeter added Bratislava

33
2,295 3,888
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Seoul

34
1,029 1,075
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Kuala Lumpur

35
1,085 1,157
Cuba is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Havana

36
1,523 1,828
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Manila

37
1,127 1,595
Austria is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vienna

38
1,587 2,787
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
City of Brussels

39
1,104 756
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
DavidKhezri added Belgrade

40
719 870
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
afpabon added Bogotá

41
1,179 1,353
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Singapore

42
971 1,526
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

43
1,383 2,002
Guadeloupe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
GregBang added Basse-Terre

44
830 1,089
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Jakarta

45
820 1,392
Laos is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vientiane

46
790 1,423
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
663 1,013
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SMASH1 added Kathmandu

50
694 933
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria