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.


Laksa, a spicy noodle soup, is popular in Malaysia, Indonesia, and Singapore. Laksa is made with thick noodles or rice simmered in a fragrant broth of coconut milk, curry paste, lemongrass, lime, and cilantro, with shrimp, chicken, or tofu (or sometimes all three) added.