World Famous Dishes

Explore unfiltered reviews of popular foods from around the world.

Over 9.6 million social media posts were analyzed to identify the world’s most famous dishes. Discover the most talked-about food on the planet—and how people felt about it—in this interactive piece. Find a new favorite dish to try on your next adventure.


Bougna is a root vegetable dish from New Caledonia. The word is derived from the Drehu word for “bundle or pack,” as the vegetables are wrapped in banana leaves and cooked in a coal fire pit. Chicken or seafood can be added in addition to traditional sweet potato,taro, yam and banana.