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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
9,767 5,823
Italy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Italy Rome

2
6,412 6,189
France is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
France Paris

3
5,554 4,283
Spain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Spain Madrid

4
6,765 6,188
India is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
India New Delhi

5
4,964 3,548
Greece is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Greece Athens

6
6,726 4,354
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Mexico Mexico City

7
4,977 5,851
Japan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Japan Tokyo

8
4,358 4,037
Germany is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Germany Berlin

9
3,785 4,862
China is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
China Beijing

10
3,250 3,588
Thailand is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Thailand Bangkok

11
3,546 2,435
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Turkey Ankara

12
3,323 3,178
Lebanon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Lebanon Beirut

13
2,770 3,772
Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Vietnam Hanoi

14
2,227 2,061
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
beatrizm added Portugal Lisbon

15
3,080 3,020
Russia is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Russia Moscow

16
5,046 7,579
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
2,157 1,540
Peru is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Peru Lima

18
1,699 1,016
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Marcos Zaballa added Argentina Buenos Aires

19
2,098 1,482
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Brazil Brasília

20
2,119 1,561
Hong Kong is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SnowyCae added Hong Kong

21
1,489 961
Chile is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
PabloRatachu added Chile Santiago

22
1,509 915
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Hungary Budapest

23
2,138 2,264
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Scotland Edinburgh

24
2,208 2,409
United Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

25
1,619 1,771
Morocco is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
clash1977 added Morocco Rabat

26
1,569 962
Ukraine is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
slaft added Ukraine Kiev

27
1,622 1,468
England is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
England London

28
2,052 1,459
Israel is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Israel Jerusalem

29
1,726 1,264
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

30
1,543 1,579
Wales is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
bjornh added Wales Cardiff

31
1,550 2,288
Iran is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
halawani added Iran Tehran

32
1,315 862
Slovakia is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
lalispeter added Slovakia Bratislava

33
2,281 3,871
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
South Korea Seoul

34
1,010 1,067
Malaysia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

35
1,070 1,148
Cuba is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Cuba Havana

36
1,506 1,821
Philippines is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Philippines Manila

37
1,121 1,583
Austria is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Austria Vienna

38
1,575 2,779
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Belgium City of Brussels

39
1,097 745
Serbia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
DavidKhezri added Serbia Belgrade

40
715 861
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
afpabon added Colombia Bogotá

41
1,168 1,348
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Singapore Singapore

42
966 1,518
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Countries with the Best Food

43
1,382 1,991
Guadeloupe is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
GregBang added Guadeloupe Basse-Terre

44
817 1,386
Laos is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Laos Vientiane

45
820 1,081
Indonesia is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Indonesia Jakarta

46
785 1,415
Cambodia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Cambodia Phnom Penh

47
630 1,037
Sri Lanka is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Sri Lanka Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

48
660 1,007
Nepal is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
SMASH1 added Nepal Kathmandu

49
1,356 2,791
Canada is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
Canada Ottawa

50
689 928
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Countries with the Best Food
South Africa Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria