Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular chicken nuggets dishes in restaurants See More

Korean Fried Chicken Nuggets

Dekalb Market Hall (New York, New York)

$14.00

Vegan Chicken Nuggets

Refocused Vegan (Baltimore, Maryland)

$10.00

Fried Chicken Nuggets

Leghorn Chicken (Chicago, Illinois)

$5.00

Kids Cheeseburger Fries Chicken Nuggets Fries Kids Under Only

The Sandbox Kitchen Bar (Shellharbour, New South Wales)

$7.00

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with chicken nuggets See More
Percentage of restaurants that serve chicken nuggets Restaurants

3.46%

9,435 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online chicken nuggets recipes Online Recipes

0.05%

1,926 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Overview
chicken nuggets Growth Over Time How chicken nuggets has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.0050.010.0150.020.0250.030.0350.040.0450.05
Year Over Year
Chicken Nuggets growth or decline vs one year ago
-12.86%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of chicken nuggets per consumer
1.44
The percentage of the average American diet that chicken nuggets represents Share of Plate
The popularity of chicken nuggets at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average Eating In VS. Eating Out
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Percentage of restaurants that serve chicken nuggets Restaurants

3.46%

9,435 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online chicken nuggets recipes Online Recipes

0.05%

1,926 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for chicken nuggets, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with chicken nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1meat
52.73%
#2fried chicken
9.39%
#3salad
6.42%
#4burger
5.48%
#5seafood
4.55%
#6chicken wings
4.11%
#7sandwich
4.04%
#8wings
3.86%
#9french fries
3.36%
#10chicken sandwich
3.27%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1cracker
#2chicken caesar salad
#3stir fry
#4french toast
#5cheese pizza
#6chicken sandwich
76.57%
#7burger
45.21%
#8sandwich
40.29%
#9french fries
39.78%
#10meat
3.18%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1seitan
77.63%
#2buffalo wings
76.98%
#3grilled chicken sandwich
72.04%
#4fish tacos
62.72%
#5sweet potato fries
62.72%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with chicken nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
73.5%
#2pork
5.43%
#3bacon
3.63%
#4breasts
3.04%
#5beef
2.92%
#6steak
2.91%
#7pork chops
2.76%
#8sausage
2.38%
#9hot dog
1.09%
#10franks
1.05%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pepperoni
#2beef brisket
#3chicken sausage
#4pork sausage
#5corned beef
#6hot dog
62.66%
#7franks
62.66%
#8sausage
41.94%
#9beef
5.78%
#10chicken
3.90%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1pork belly
62.72%
#2pork chops
48.75%
#3salami
44.09%
#4drumstick
44.09%
#5pork
10.84%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with chicken nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1greens
17.15%
#2tomatoes
14.87%
#3lettuce
11.93%
#4potatoes
10.44%
#5romaine
9.59%
#6onion
8.86%
#7beans
5.6%
#8corn
5.22%
#9pickles
4.36%
#10mushrooms
4.24%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1white beans
#2baby greens
#3green tomatoes
#4red bell pepper
#5bamboo shoots
#6corn
#7beans
49.10%
#8onion
27.08%
#9mushrooms
17.71%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1okra
90.93%
#2celery
77.63%
#3thai chili
72.04%
#4bell pepper
72.04%
#5savory
69.5%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with chicken nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
43.13%
#2butter
13.38%
#3cream
8.97%
#4cheddar
6.57%
#5milk
5.18%
#6parmesan
4.01%
#7mozzarella
3.24%
#8blue cheese
3.02%
#9buttermilk
2.77%
#10yogurt
2.65%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1asiago
#2coconut milk
#3gouda
#4nacho cheese
#5ricotta
#6mozzarella
#7yogurt
75.73%
#8milk
37.63%
#9parmesan
11.83%
#10cheese
6.16%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1cream cheese
87.57%
#2pepper jack
62.72%
#3american cheese
62.72%
#4sour cream
52.07%
#5gorgonzola
44.09%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with chicken nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
15.94%
#2croutons
14.67%
#3sweetener
12.96%
#4waffles
9.45%
#5frosting
7.58%
#6roll
7.28%
#7flour
7.02%
#8soft serve
6.43%
#9gelato
6.27%
#10buns
5.84%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1churro
#2bread croutons
#3crepes
#4graham cracker
#5white chocolate
#6soft serve
62.66%
#7gelato
62.66%
#8frosting
58.42%
#9roll
41.00%
#10flour
37.63%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1lollipop
62.72%
#2chocolate chips
62.72%
#3croutons
52.31%
#4muffins
44.09%
#5pastry
44.09%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with chicken nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1honey
14.34%
#2oil
11.27%
#3chili
10.51%
#4mustard
10.31%
#5mayo
8.4%
#6ketchup
8.08%
#7honey mustard
8.04%
#8bbq sauce
7.01%
#9gravy
5.34%
#10ranch dressing
5.3%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1marinara
#2pesto
#3brine
#4salad dressing
#5cream sauce
#6oil
33.13%
#7honey
15.68%
#8mustard
1.66%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1miso
77.63%
#2dijon
72.04%
#3jelly
72.04%
#4maple syrup
62.72%
#5vegetable oil
62.72%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with chicken nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1pepper
24.38%
#2garlic
18.88%
#3salt
14.34%
#4chocolate
10.94%
#5sesame
4.8%
#6ginger
4.75%
#7chipotle
4%
#8paprika
3.6%
#9cilantro
3.55%
#10salt pepper
3.2%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1paprika
#2parsley
#3smoked paprika
#4adobo
#5gochujang
#6chipotle
#7cilantro
#8sesame
25.81%
#9chocolate
21.55%
#10pepper
18.22%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1mint
81.36%
#2cumin
62.72%
#3turmeric
44.09%
#4oregano
44.09%
#5salt pepper
44.09%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with chicken nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
39.83%
#2prawns
21.92%
#3shrimp
21.92%
#4salmon
3.84%
#5tuna
2.44%
#6squid
1.71%
#7oysters
1.71%
#8scallops
1.52%
#9shrimp meat
1.22%
#10calamari
1.16%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1scallops
#2crab meat
#3lobster tails
#4perch
#5halibut
#6squid
49.10%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1clam
62.72%
#2oysters
62.72%
#3fish
53.66%
#4calamari
44.09%
#5shrimp
34.45%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with chicken nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
34.54%
#2pasta
21.28%
#3noodles
12.53%
#4macaroni
4.3%
#5brown rice
3.93%
#6quinoa
3.78%
#7spaghetti
3.63%
#8cereal
3.19%
#9oats
1.93%
#10oatmeal
1.85%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1oatmeal
#2shells
#3grits
#4white rice
#5sunflower seeds
#6spaghetti
#7macaroni
#8pasta
82.99%
#9noodles
38.45%
#10rice
23.72%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1corn flakes
72.04%
#2brown rice
72.04%
#3penne
62.72%
#4cereal
55.27%
#5gnocchi
44.09%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with chicken nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1juice
16.48%
#2water
15.25%
#3coffee
14.93%
#4tea
12.4%
#5lemonade
6.77%
#6milkshake
6.36%
#7fruit juice
5.46%
#8soda
5.3%
#9coke
4.73%
#10sweet tea
2.77%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1iced tea
#2iced coffee
#3latte
#4root beer
#5espresso
#6milkshake
#7coffee
#8juice
18.82%
#9tea
11.83%
#10fruit juice
11.83%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1apple juice
62.72%
#2soda
62.72%
#3lemonade
52.07%
#4fruit punch
44.09%
#5cider
44.09%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with chicken nuggets, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1berries
15.22%
#2lemon
11.91%
#3apple
10.67%
#4dates
8.35%
#5orange
8.11%
#6lime
8.02%
#7strawberries
7.28%
#8bananas
5.54%
#9pineapple
4.96%
#10blueberries
4.63%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1cranberries
#2raisins
#3plums
#4plantains
#5kiwi
#6strawberries
67.74%
#7orange
59.75%
#8lime
53.76%
#9lemon
45.38%
#10berries
24.25%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1mango
86.02%
#2citrus
81.36%
#3mandarin
77.63%
#4mandarin oranges
72.04%
#5blueberries
72.04%