crab legs Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular crab legs dishes in restaurants
#1WILD CAUGHT SNOW CRAB LEGS
Red Lobster (San Antonio, Texas)
#2ALASKAN RED KING CRAB LEGS
Eddie Merlot's (Pgh, Pennsylvania)
#3DUNGENESS CRAB LEGS
Crawfish King (Seattle, Washington)
#4SNOW CRAB LEG
Oceanic Boil (Nyc, New York)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with crab legs
#1lobster pieces
#2garlic
#3steak
#4shrimp
13.84%
#5fish
12.28%
#6butter
8.74%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve crab legs

1.91%

2,874 of 150,634 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online crab legs recipes

0.01%

103 of 1,920,005 Recipes

Overview

crab legs Growth Over Time How crab legs has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '1900.010.020.030.040.050.060.070.080.090.1
Year Over Year CRAB LEGS growth or decline vs one year ago
53.26%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of crab legs per consumer
1.84
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that crab legs represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of crab legs 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 crab legs

1.91%

2,874 of 150,634 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online crab legs recipes

0.01%

103 of 1,920,005 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with crab legs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1lobster pieces
34.5%
#2fish
16.77%
#3crabs
15.72%
#4shrimp
8.41%
#5crawfish
7.71%
#6snow crab
5.98%
#7salmon
5.82%
#8lobster tail
3.71%
#9oysters
1.35%
#10crab boil
0.02%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1lobster pieces
#2crawfish
#3lobster tail
34.11%
#4shrimp
13.84%
#5fish
12.28%
#6salmon
9.27%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1crab boil
48.67%
#2snow crab
29.9%
#3oysters
17.89%
#4crabs
2.28%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with crab legs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1steak
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1steak
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with crab legs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1butter
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1butter
8.74%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with crab legs, 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
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with crab legs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1potatoes
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1potatoes
13.22%

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 crab legs compared to all other dishes
fitness
4.61%
comfort
1.79%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with crab legs over time
Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '1900.1250.250.3750.50.6250.750.87511.1251.251.3751.51.6251.75
  • vegan
  • clean eating
  • vegetarian
  • keto

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve crab legs

1.91%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature crab legs

seafood restaurant

49 %
crab legs Pricing Analysis Average price of crab legs across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$30.84$29.19$27.44$41.97$51.33AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular crab legs Dishes The most notable variations of crab legs served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Wild Caught Snow Crab Legs Red LobsterSan AntonioTexas
#2 Alaskan Red King Crab Legs Eddie Merlot'sPghPennsylvania
#3 Dungeness Crab Legs Crawfish KingSeattleWashington
#4 Snow Crab Leg Oceanic BoilNycNew York
#5 Alaskan Queen Crab Legs Rustic Inn CrabhouseDania BeachFlorida
#6 Maine Lobster Rock Shrimp Scallops Crab Legs Dixie Crossroads Seafood RestaurantTitusvilleFlorida
#7 Steamed King Crab Legs Shaw's Crab HouseChicagoIllinois
#8 Prime King Crab Leg Truluck'sAustinTexas
#9 Crab Legs The Whale's RibDeerfield BeachFlorida
#10 Snow Crab Legs Ben's CrabOceansideNew York
Menu Items How many total instances of crab legs found in restaurants across the country
4,156
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of crab legs variations on a restaurant's menu
1.45

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online crab legs recipes and their penetration