couscous Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular couscous dishes in restaurants
#1COUSCOUS
Noa Cafe (Miami, Florida)
#2CHICKEN COUSCOUS
Hummus Kitchen Upper East Side (Nyc, New York)
#3GRILLED YELLOWFIN TUNA ENGLISH PEA COUSCOUS HERBS RED PEPPER COULIS
Cook St. Helena (St. Helena, California)
#4MOROCCAN CHICKEN COUSCOUS
Marsa Lounge (La, California)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with couscous
#1lamb
60.24%
#2cheese
57.86%
#3shrimp
52.96%
#4chickpeas
47.61%
#5chicken
7.98%
#6salmon
2.00%
#7salad
1.48%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve couscous

0.53%

814 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online couscous recipes

0.18%

2,941 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

couscous Growth Over Time How couscous has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.0250.050.0750.10.125
Year Over Year COUSCOUS growth or decline vs one year ago
-38.86%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of couscous per consumer
1.44
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that couscous represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of couscous 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 couscous

0.53%

814 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online couscous recipes

0.18%

2,941 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with couscous, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
68.06%
#2lamb
31.94%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1lamb
60.24%
#2chicken
7.98%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with couscous, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
1.48%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with couscous, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
51.91%
#2fish
45.16%
#3shrimp
2.93%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1shrimp
52.96%
#2salmon
2.00%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1fish
29.31%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with couscous, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1hummus
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1hummus
4.92%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with couscous, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
57.86%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with couscous, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1chickpeas
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1chickpeas
47.61%

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 couscous compared to all other dishes
fitness
29.57%
clean eating
6.12%
weight loss
4.88%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with couscous over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1801.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.2512.513.751516.2517.5
  • vegetarian
  • vegan
  • clean eating
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve couscous

0.53%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature couscous

mediterranean restaurant

23 %
couscous Pricing Analysis Average price of couscous across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$14.94$12.61$15.68$16.08$14.98AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular couscous Dishes The most notable variations of couscous served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Couscous NOA CafeMiamiFlorida
#2 Chicken Couscous Hummus Kitchen Upper East SideNycNew York
#3 Grilled Yellowfin Tuna English Pea Couscous Herbs Red Pepper Coulis Cook St. HelenaSt. HelenaCalifornia
#4 Moroccan Chicken Couscous Marsa LoungeLaCalifornia
#5 Rocket Couscous Salad Urban EatsHoustonTexas
#6 Moghrabiyeh Couscous Mandaloun BistroFranklinMichigan
#7 Lemon Couscous Spencer's for Steaks and Chops SpokaneSpokaneWashington
#8 Curried Couscous Salad The Bread PeddlerOlympiaWashington
#9 Creamy Couscous Mac Cheese BJ's Restaurant and BrewhouseTemeculaCalifornia
#10 Couscous Royale Pasta Saffron Cafe-Indy's Premier Moroccan RestaurantIndianapolisIndiana
Menu Items How many total instances of couscous found in restaurants across the country
1,412
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of couscous variations on a restaurant's menu
1.73

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online couscous recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for couscous
2,941
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use couscous as an ingredient
2,751
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of couscous recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Roasted Brussels Sprout and Couscous Salad from Another Root

2

Israeli Couscous Greek Salad from Almond to Zest

3

Israeli Couscous with Spinach and Mushrooms from The Fitchen

4

Couscous Summer Salad from Pinch of Yum

5

Kale and Couscous Tofu Bowls with Orange Tahini Dressing from Cooking and Beer

6

Halloumi, Carrot & Orange Couscous from Elizabeth Chloé

7

Sweet Potato Chickpea Couscous Bowl from Sunny Thymes

8

Roast Squash and Feta Couscous from Daisies & Pie

9

Pan Seared Salmon with Mediterranean Salsa Fresca and Toasted Couscous from The Cozy Apron

10

Roasted Butternut Squash, Kale and Cranberry Couscous from Gimme Some Oven