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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!
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1
9,300 5,561
Italy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Italy Rome

2
6,165 5,888
France is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
France Paris

3
5,321 4,006
Spain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Spain Madrid

4
4,715 3,281
Greece is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Greece Athens

5
6,330 5,918
India is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
India New Delhi

6
6,427 4,166
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Mexico Mexico City

7
4,695 5,621
Japan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Japan Tokyo

8
4,176 3,744
Germany is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Germany Berlin

9
3,595 4,636
China is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
China Beijing

10
3,081 3,403
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Thailand Bangkok

11
3,131 3,005
Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Lebanon Beirut

12
3,332 2,276
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Turkey Ankara

13
2,646 3,615
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vietnam Hanoi

14
2,142 1,917
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
beatrizm added Portugal Lisbon

The Most Beautiful Countries in the World

15
2,976 2,830
Russia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Russia Moscow

16
4,880 7,336
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
1,582 895
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Marcos Zaballa added Argentina Buenos Aires

18
1,990 1,358
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Brazil Brasília

19
2,024 1,438
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SnowyCae added Hong Kong

20
2,004 1,427
Peru is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Peru Lima

21
1,404 843
Chile is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
PabloRatachu added Chile Santiago

The Best Countries to Meet Women

22
1,438 809
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Hungary Budapest

23
2,092 2,151
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Scotland Edinburgh

24
2,126 2,284
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

25
1,504 858
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
slaft added Ukraine Kiev

26
1,546 1,346
England is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
England London

27
1,487 1,472
Wales is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
bjornh added Wales Cardiff

28
1,663 1,176
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

The Best Food Movies

29
1,496 1,685
Morocco is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
clash1977 added Morocco Rabat

30
1,269 771
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
lalispeter added Slovakia Bratislava

31
1,962 1,352
Israel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Israel Jerusalem

32
1,471 2,207
Iran is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
halawani added Iran Tehran

33
2,201 3,750
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
South Korea Seoul

34
979 1,079
Cuba is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Cuba Havana

35
911 996
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

30+ Famous People Born in Countries That Don't Exist Anymore

36
1,435 1,758
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Philippines Manila

37
1,083 1,525
Austria is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Austria Vienna

38
1,537 2,728
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Belgium City of Brussels

39
679 807
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
afpabon added Colombia Bogotá

40
1,372 1,935
Guadeloupe is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
GregBang added Guadeloupe Basse-Terre

41
944 1,466
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

42
800 1,332
Laos is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Laos Vientiane

The Best Country Songs About Food

43
767 1,362
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Cambodia Phnom Penh

44
1,104 1,297
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Singapore Singapore

45
1,040 686
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
DavidKhezri added Serbia Belgrade

46
779 1,035
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Indonesia Jakarta

47
1,302 2,718
Canada is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Canada Ottawa

48
588 996
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Sri Lanka Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

49
614 966
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SMASH1 added Nepal Kathmandu

50
1,354 478
Catalonia is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Catalonia Barcelona