calamari Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular calamari dishes in restaurants
#1CALAMARI
Tony's Of Lexington (Lexington, Kentucky)
#2CRISPY CALAMARI
Bj's Restaurant And Brewhouse (Temecula, California)
#3RHODE ISLAND CALAMARI
Castle Hill Inn (Newport, Rhode Island)
#4CRISPY SESAME CALAMARI
Esty Street (Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with calamari
#1tacos
#2beef
#3lobster pieces
#4meatballs
#5garlic
36.71%
#6hamburger
27.31%
#7oysters
26.45%
#8pasta
19.92%
#9chicken
13.32%
#10shrimp
7.14%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve calamari

15.48%

23,654 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online calamari recipes

0.02%

385 of 1,606,506 Recipes

Overview

calamari Growth Over Time How calamari has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
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Year Over Year CALAMARI growth or decline vs one year ago
3.92%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of calamari per consumer
1.5
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that calamari represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of calamari at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve calamari

15.48%

23,654 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online calamari recipes

0.02%

385 of 1,606,506 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for calamari, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year

seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with calamari, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
36.22%
#2squid
34.31%
#3lobster pieces
13.89%
#4salmon
7.01%
#5shrimp
3.4%
#6prawns
1.57%
#7oysters
1.13%
#8clam
0.83%
#9scallops
0.83%
#10crabs
0.57%
#11mussels
0.26%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1lobster pieces
#2crabs
#3clam
#4mussels
82.92%
#5oysters
26.45%
#6shrimp
7.14%
#7scallops
2.56%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
27.59%
#2squid
20.77%
#3prawns
15.21%
#4fish
12.12%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with calamari, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
70.4%
#2rice
17.08%
#3spaghetti
12.51%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1pasta
19.92%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1rice
48.72%
#2spaghetti
10.34%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with calamari, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
34.87%
#2steak
32.04%
#3beef
20.18%
#4lamb
12.92%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1lamb
#2beef
#3chicken
13.32%
#4steak
6.94%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with calamari, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
68.32%
#2risotto
19.83%
#3tacos
5.82%
#4hamburger
4.53%
#5meatballs
1.51%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tacos
#2meatballs
#3hamburger
27.31%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1risotto
14.6%
#2salad
11.98%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with calamari, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
22.25%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with calamari, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1marina sauce
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1marina sauce
13.76%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with calamari, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
36.71%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with calamari, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1potatoes
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1potatoes
6.75%

Diets & Traits

Why people choose this dish, and how it performed in various popular diets over the past year

Top Motivators The leading reasons consumers choose calamari compared to all other dishes
fitness
5.69%
snack
1.09%
clean eating
1.08%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with calamari over time
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  • clean eating
  • vegetarian
  • vegan
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

A look at the most popular calamari dishes served in restaurants, their price points, and popularity

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve calamari

15.48%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature calamari

italian restaurant

28 %
calamari Pricing Analysis Average price of calamari across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$12.56$14.84$12.14$13.52$12.63AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular calamari Dishes The most notable variations of calamari served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Calamari Tony's of LexingtonLexingtonKentucky
#2 Crispy Calamari BJ's Restaurant and BrewhouseTemeculaCalifornia
#3 Rhode Island Calamari Castle Hill InnNewportRhode Island
#4 Crispy Sesame Calamari Esty StreetWoodcliff LakeNew Jersey
#5 Grilled Calamari Cafe DiplomaticoTorontoOntario
#6 Cape Town Calamari Peli Peli Vintage ParkHoustonTexas
#7 Calamari La Plancha Bar VasquezBaltimoreMaryland
#8 Black White Calamari Rasa - Contemporary IndianBurlingameCalifornia
#9 Crispy Fried Calamari Matador RestaurantsTacomaWashington
#10 Calamari Fries Racha ThaiRedmondWashington
Menu Items How many total instances of calamari found in restaurants across the country
43,108
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of calamari variations on a restaurant's menu
1.82

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online calamari recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for calamari
385
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use calamari as an ingredient
199
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of calamari recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Vegan Oyster Mushroom Calamari from Sweet Simple Vegan

2

Spicy Sheet Pan Baked Calamari from Paleo Blog

3

Gluten-Free Baked Calamari Rings from Food Smart Mom

4

Heart of Palm Calamari from It Doesn't Taste Like Chicken

5

Grilled Calamari from Steamy Kitchen Recipes

6

Gluten-free Crispy Fried Calamari with Spicy Marinara from The Pioneer Woman

7

Paleo Calamari Rings from Ditch The Carbs

8

Salt and Pepper Squid - Chinese Fried Calamari from The Woks of Life

9

Fried Calamari - Best Homemade from The Woks of Life

10

Baked Calamari from Kirbie's Cravings