crab legs Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular crab legs dishes in restaurants
#1ALASKAN QUEEN CRAB LEGS
Rustic Inn Crabhouse (Dania Beach, Florida)
#2WILD CAUGHT SNOW CRAB LEGS
Red Lobster (San José, California)
#3PRIME KING CRAB LEG
Truluck's (Austin, Texas)
#4ALASKAN KING CRAB LEGS
Rustic Inn Crabhouse (Dania Beach, Florida)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with crab legs
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve crab legs

1.74%

3,085 of 177,783 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online crab legs recipes

0.01%

103 of 1,979,825 Recipes

Overview

crab legs Growth Over Time How crab legs has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '1900.0250.050.0750.10.125
Year Over Year CRAB LEGS growth or decline vs one year ago
54.83%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of crab legs per consumer
1.8
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

1.74%

3,085 of 177,783 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online crab legs recipes

0.01%

103 of 1,979,825 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
31.06%
#2crabs
15.43%
#3fish
12.91%
#4crawfish
9.38%
#5shrimp
7.84%
#6crab boil
5.97%
#7snow crab
5.29%
#8salmon
4.44%
#9lobster tail
3.73%
#10crab meat
3.15%
#11clam
0.53%
#12scallops
0.23%
#13mussels
0.05%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1fish
#2crab meat
#3scallops
#4snow crab
#5clam
83.75%
#6lobster pieces
80.96%
#7lobster tail
25.84%
#8crabs
24.60%
#9shrimp
24.44%
#10crab boil
14.61%
#11mussels
14.15%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1crawfish
18.74%
#2salmon
5.11%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with crab legs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
76.7%
#2wine
12.24%
#3champagne
11.06%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
64.30%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
76.8%
#2champagne
5.11%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with crab legs, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
30.33%
#2chicken wings
22.13%
#3tacos
21.72%
#4onion rings
20.29%
#5eggs
2.87%
#6hamburger
1.64%
#7nachos
1.02%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1onion rings
#2nachos
#3chicken wings
#4tacos
#5hamburger
#6eggs
#7salad
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
71.81%
#2chicken
22.84%
#3roast beef
5.35%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1chicken
#2roast beef
#3steak
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
59.29%
#2pasta
26.82%
#3rice
13.88%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1rice
#2grits
51.54%
#3pasta
47.60%
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
82.91%
#2cheese
17.09%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1butter
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
3.61%
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
60.08%
#2black pepper
39.92%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1black pepper
#2garlic
19.28%
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
59.57%
#2asparagus
40.43%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1asparagus
#2potatoes
20.98%

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
3.06%
comfort
1.26%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with crab legs over time
May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '1900.1250.250.3750.50.6250.750.87511.1251.251.375
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • clean eating
  • 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

1.74%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature crab legs

seafood restaurant

46 %
crab legs Pricing Analysis Average price of crab legs across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$31.09$29.49$27.54$42.33$52.6AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular crab legs Dishes The most notable variations of crab legs served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Alaskan Queen Crab Legs Rustic Inn CrabhouseDania BeachFlorida
#2 Wild Caught Snow Crab Legs Red LobsterSan JoséCalifornia
#3 Prime King Crab Leg Truluck'sAustinTexas
#4 Alaskan King Crab Legs Rustic Inn CrabhouseDania BeachFlorida
#5 Snow Crab Leg Oceanic BoilNycNew York
#6 Colossal Cold Water King Crab Legs Fleming's Prime Steakhouse-W. HartfordTown Of West HartfordConnecticut
#7 Dungeness Crab Legs The Drunken CrabLaCalifornia
#8 Dungeness Crab Leg Cocktail Elliott's Oyster House - SeattleSeattleWashington
#9 King Crab Legs Ben's CrabOceansideNew York
#10 Alaskan Crab Legs Atlantis Restaurant & LoungeAtlantaGeorgia
Menu Items How many total instances of crab legs found in restaurants across the country
4,481
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