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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
9,971 5,933
Italy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Rome

2
6,517 6,342
France is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Paris

3
5,667 4,399
Spain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Madrid

4
6,923 6,333
India is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
New Delhi

5
5,078 3,654
Greece is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Athens

6
6,856 4,442
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Mexico City

7
5,100 5,951
Japan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Tokyo

8
4,426 4,169
Germany is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Berlin

9
3,892 4,957
China is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Beijing

10
3,341 3,682
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Bangkok

11
3,711 2,518
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Ankara

12
3,393 3,251
Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Beirut

13
2,836 3,833
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Hanoi

14
2,272 2,116
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
beatrizm added Lisbon

15
3,143 3,105
Russia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Moscow

16
5,110 7,719
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Washington, D.C.

17
2,250 1,587
Peru is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Lima

18
2,170 1,527
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Brasília

19
1,774 1,064
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Marcos Zaballa added Buenos Aires

20
2,193 1,603
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SnowyCae added

21
1,537 1,005
Chile is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
PabloRatachu added Santiago

22
1,564 952
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Budapest

23
2,186 2,308
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Edinburgh

24
2,247 2,466
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

25
1,703 1,807
Morocco is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
clash1977 added Rabat

26
1,614 2,319
Iran is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
halawani added Tehran

27
1,587 1,622
Wales is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
bjornh added Cardiff

28
1,657 1,526
England is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
London

29
1,618 1,004
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
slaft added Kiev

30
1,778 1,299
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

31
2,112 1,511
Israel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Jerusalem

32
2,318 3,920
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Seoul

33
1,360 893
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
lalispeter added Bratislava

34
1,059 1,091
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Kuala Lumpur

35
1,106 1,169
Cuba is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Havana

36
1,551 1,841
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Manila

37
1,138 1,608
Austria is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vienna

38
1,599 2,800
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
City of Brussels

39
725 882
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
afpabon added Bogotá

40
1,194 1,366
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Singapore

41
1,114 769
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
DavidKhezri added Belgrade

42
974 1,540
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

43
846 1,099
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Jakarta

44
825 1,403
Laos is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vientiane

45
795 1,435
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Phnom Penh

46
1,385 2,014
Guadeloupe is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
GregBang added Basse-Terre

47
697 1,024
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SMASH1 added Kathmandu

48
1,376 2,809
Canada is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Ottawa

49
640 1,052
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

50
707 942
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
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