fish tacos Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular fish tacos dishes in restaurants
#1GRILLED FISH TACOS
True Food Kitchen (Palo Alto, California)
#2CRISPY FISH TACO
Seamore's (Nyc, New York)
#3BOHEMIA BEER BATTERED FISH TACOS
El Molino Central (Boyes Hot Springs, California)
#4BLACKENED FISH TACOS
Pacifica Del Mar (Del Mar, California)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with fish tacos
#1hamburger
#2tequila
#3lobster pieces
61.33%
#4pasta
50.64%
#5guacamole
49.79%
#6chicken
48.59%
#7margarita
45.96%
#8mahi mahi
30.56%
#9beef
29.74%
#10salmon
25.87%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve fish tacos

5.56%

8,499 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online fish tacos recipes

0.16%

2,618 of 1,606,506 Recipes

Overview

fish tacos Growth Over Time How fish tacos has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
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Year Over Year FISH TACOS growth or decline vs one year ago
26.02%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of fish tacos per consumer
1.42
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that fish tacos represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of fish tacos 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 fish tacos

5.56%

8,499 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online fish tacos recipes

0.16%

2,618 of 1,606,506 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with fish tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
83.21%
#2salmon
4.66%
#3tuna
4.39%
#4lobster pieces
3.83%
#5mahi mahi
3.83%
#6crabs
0.08%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1crabs
#2lobster pieces
61.33%
#3mahi mahi
30.56%
#4salmon
25.87%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1fish
12.86%
#2tuna
9.53%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with fish tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tacos
73.01%
#2guacamole
16.03%
#3salad
7.44%
#4hamburger
3.28%
#5nachos
0.24%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1hamburger
#2nachos
#3guacamole
49.79%
#4salad
15.36%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tacos
3.48%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with fish tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
41.45%
#2steak
23.26%
#3beef
18.19%
#4pork
17.1%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1chicken
48.59%
#2pork
32.45%
#3beef
29.74%
#4steak
6.43%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with fish tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1tequila
50.18%
#2margarita
49.82%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1tequila
#2margarita
45.96%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with fish tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
64.77%
#2pasta
35.23%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1pasta
50.64%
#2rice
25.21%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with fish tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
6.34%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with fish tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cilantro
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cilantro
8.04%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with fish tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1tortillas
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1tortillas
21.33%

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 fish tacos compared to all other dishes
fitness
8.69%
clean eating
1.38%
weight loss
1.22%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with fish tacos over time
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  • vegetarian
  • clean eating
  • vegan
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve fish tacos

5.56%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature fish tacos

mexican restaurant

22 %
fish tacos Pricing Analysis Average price of fish tacos across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$11.13$7.53$11.59$13.04$13.15AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular fish tacos Dishes The most notable variations of fish tacos served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Grilled Fish Tacos True Food KitchenPalo AltoCalifornia
#2 Crispy Fish Taco SEAMORE'SNycNew York
#3 Bohemia Beer Battered Fish Tacos El Molino CentralBoyes Hot SpringsCalifornia
#4 Blackened Fish Tacos Pacifica Del MarDel MarCalifornia
#5 Crispy Fish Tacos California Pizza KitchenHoustonTexas
#6 Battered Fish Shrimp Taco Oscar's Mexican SeafoodSan DiegoCalifornia
#7 Blackened Baja Fish Tacos Bonefish GrillViningsGeorgia
#8 Blackened Fish Taco Baja Fish TacosSanta AnaCalifornia
#9 Ad Fish Tacos Anchor Down: Seafood Bar & GrillMerrickNew York
#10 Fish Tacos Gott's Roadside - Oxbow MarketNapaCalifornia
Menu Items How many total instances of fish tacos found in restaurants across the country
12,951
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of fish tacos variations on a restaurant's menu
1.52

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online fish tacos recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for fish tacos
2,618
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use fish tacos as an ingredient
154
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of fish tacos recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Paleo Coconut Crusted Fish Tacos With Honey Mustard Sauce from Paleo Gluten Free Eats

2

Fish Tacos with Spicy Cilantro Lime Slaw from therusticfoodie.com

3

Fish Tacos with Sriracha Aioli Slaw from hapanom.com

4

Easy Quinoa Fish Taco Bowls from Smile Sandwich

5

Tilapia Fish Tacos from Easy Peasy Meals

6

Fish Taco Rice Bowls from JoyfulHealthyEats

7

Fish Soft Tacos and Low Carb Zucchini "Tortillas" from White On Rice Couple

8

Fish Tacos with Chipotle Lime Crema from Isabel Eats

9

Wickedly good fish taco sauce from SoupAddict.com

10

Blackened Mahi Mahi Fish Tacos with Avocado Lime Sauce from Jessica Gavin