crab legs Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular crab legs dishes in restaurants
#1PRIME RIB ALASKAN KING CRAB LEGS
Jericos (Omaha, Nebraska)
#2WILD CAUGHT SNOW CRAB LEGS
Red Lobster (Irving, Texas)
#3LB CRAB LEGS
Smackin Good Seafood Austell (Austell, Georgia)
#4SNOW CRAB LEG
Oceanic Boil (Nyc, New York)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with crab legs
#1grits
#2fish
#3shrimp
56.50%
#4lobster pieces
54.60%
#5garlic
38.76%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve crab legs

1.88%

2,868 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online crab legs recipes

0.01%

99 of 1,606,506 Recipes

Overview

crab legs Growth Over Time How crab legs has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.010.020.030.040.050.060.070.080.090.1
Year Over Year CRAB LEGS growth or decline vs one year ago
50.54%
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

1.88%

2,868 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online crab legs recipes

0.01%

99 of 1,606,506 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
33.37%
#2fish
16.63%
#3crabs
16.07%
#4shrimp
9.02%
#5crawfish
7.74%
#6snow crab
6.78%
#7salmon
6.11%
#8crab meat
2.88%
#9oysters
1.38%
#10crab boil
0.02%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1fish
#2crab meat
#3crab boil
83.16%
#4shrimp
56.50%
#5lobster pieces
54.60%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1crawfish
49.41%
#2oysters
40%
#3crabs
26.37%
#4salmon
21.14%
#5snow crab
10.77%
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 Falling meat Ingredients
#1steak
29.45%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with crab legs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1grits
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1grits
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
38.76%
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
29.23%

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
5.07%
comfort
1.32%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with crab legs over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.1250.250.3750.50.6250.750.87511.1251.251.3751.51.625
  • clean eating
  • vegetarian
  • vegan
  • paleo

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

1.88%

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
$30.82$27.54$27.52$40.26$50.2AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular crab legs Dishes The most notable variations of crab legs served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Prime Rib Alaskan King Crab Legs JericosOmahaNebraska
#2 Wild Caught Snow Crab Legs Red LobsterIrvingTexas
#3 Lb Crab Legs Smackin Good Seafood AustellAustellGeorgia
#4 Snow Crab Leg Oceanic BoilNycNew York
#5 Bering Sea King Crab Legs ORSOAnchorageAlaska
#6 Alaska King Crab Legs Eddie V's Prime SeafoodTysonsVirginia
#7 Alaskan Queen Crab Legs Rustic Inn CrabhouseDania BeachFlorida
#8 Dungeness Crab Leg Cocktail Elliott's Oyster House - SeattleSeattleWashington
#9 Alaskan Red King Crab Legs Eddie Merlot'sPghPennsylvania
#10 Steamed King Crab Legs Shaw's Crab HouseChicagoIllinois
Menu Items How many total instances of crab legs found in restaurants across the country
4,135
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of crab legs variations on a restaurant's menu
1.44

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online crab legs recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for crab legs
99
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use crab legs as an ingredient
85
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of crab legs recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Instant Pot Steamed Crab Legs from Recipes Simple

2

Perfectly Steamed Wild-Caught Crab Legs In The Instant Pot from All The Nourishing Things

3

How To Steam King Crab Legs from Mom Always Finds Out

4

Charlize's Garlic Butter Crab Legs from Just A Pinch Recipes

5

How to Cook Alaskan King Crab Legs from House of Nash Eats

6

Boiled Crab Legs from BettyCrocker.com

7

King or Snow Crab Legs in the Crockpot from Just A Pinch Recipes

8

Perfectly Baked Crab Legs with Spicy Garlic Butter from Forks 'n' Flip Flops

9

Perfectly Steamed Wild-Caught Crab Legs In The Instant Pot from All The Nourishing Things

10

Crabs - Garlic Butter Baked Crab Legs from food.com

11

Instant Pot Steamed Crab Legs from Recipes Simple

12

Drunken Alaska King Crab Legs from Iowa Girl Eats

13

Perfectly Baked Crab Legs with Spicy Garlic Butter from Forks 'n' Flip Flops