french fries Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular french fries dishes in restaurants
#1CUT FRENCH FRIES
Li'l Woody's Burgers & Shakes (Seattle, Washington)
#2CRINKLE CUT FRENCH FRIES
Grindhouse Killer Burgers - Sweet Auburn Market (Atlanta, Georgia)
#3CHILI CHEESE FRENCH FRIES
Parkway Diner (Stamford, Connecticut)
#4SEASONED FRENCH FRIES
Grand Trunk Pub (Detroit, Michigan)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with french fries
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve french fries

18.94%

28,926 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online french fries recipes

0.04%

599 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

french fries Growth Over Time How french fries has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.4
Year Over Year FRENCH FRIES growth or decline vs one year ago
-9.82%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of french fries per consumer
1.97
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that french fries represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of french fries 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 french fries

18.94%

28,926 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online french fries recipes

0.04%

599 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with french fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1bacon
30.41%
#2chicken
24.01%
#3steak
20.18%
#4beef
14.61%
#5pork
3.67%
#6hot dogs
3.16%
#7pulled pork
2.21%
#8turkey
1.42%
#9sausage
0.2%
#10pork chops
0.12%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pork chops
#2hot dogs
#3chicken
33.89%
#4steak
26.89%
#5pulled pork
5.39%
#6pork
3.01%
#7turkey
1.00%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1sausage
31.36%
#2bacon
20.29%
#3beef
12.88%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with french fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1hamburger
44.58%
#2salad
20.67%
#3coleslaw
6.67%
#4chicken wings
6.47%
#5ice cream
5.81%
#6eggs
5.42%
#7onion rings
4.43%
#8guacamole
3.83%
#9tacos
1.85%
#10nachos
0.26%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1chicken wings
#2nachos
#3coleslaw
87.33%
#4tacos
58.08%
#5eggs
46.13%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1onion rings
33.73%
#2guacamole
26.3%
#3hamburger
12.43%
#4ice cream
3.5%
#5salad
0.91%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with french fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1potatoes
35.79%
#2avocado
16.83%
#3lettuce
14.57%
#4sweet potato fries
9.9%
#5onion
9.62%
#6tomatoes
7.07%
#7tater tots
6.22%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1sweet potato fries
18.56%
#2lettuce
10.52%
#3tomatoes
4.54%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1onion
60.36%
#2potatoes
30.67%
#3tater tots
2.72%
#4avocado
0.66%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with french fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1ketchup
36.9%
#2marina sauce
25.69%
#3gravy
17.59%
#4mayo
11.21%
#5nutella
4.48%
#6pickles
4.14%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1nutella
#2gravy
42.62%
#3marina sauce
21.29%
#4pickles
13.88%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1ketchup
28.56%
#2mayo
16.47%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with french fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
68.8%
#2lobster pieces
21.49%
#3shrimp
9.71%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1shrimp
#2fish
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1lobster pieces
30.69%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with french fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
85.09%
#2buns
9.94%
#3waffles
4.35%
#4oreos
0.62%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1oreos
#2waffles
#3bread
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1buns
30.13%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with french fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheddar
65.77%
#2parmesan
19.23%
#3queso
15%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cheddar
55.26%
#2parmesan
22.51%
#3queso
13.17%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with french fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
45.45%
#2rice
27.27%
#3spaghetti
25.54%
#4noodles
1.73%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1noodles
#2spaghetti
77.84%
#3pasta
60.51%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1rice
9.89%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with french fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
43.01%
#2coca cola
26.94%
#3lemonade
18.65%
#4tea
11.4%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1lemonade
#2tea
#3coffee
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1coca cola
15.86%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with french fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
53.26%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with french fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
51.85%
#2chocolate
48.15%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
40.40%
#2chocolate
1.62%

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 french fries compared to all other dishes
fitness
5.93%
snack
2.08%
comfort
1.85%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with french fries over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.511.522.533.544.5
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • clean eating
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve french fries

18.94%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature french fries

american restaurant

14 %
french fries Pricing Analysis Average price of french fries across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$4.21$3.68$4.5$6.06$5.38AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular french fries Dishes The most notable variations of french fries served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Cut French Fries Li'l Woody's Burgers & ShakesSeattleWashington
#2 Crinkle Cut French Fries Grindhouse Killer Burgers - Sweet Auburn MarketAtlantaGeorgia
#3 Chili Cheese French Fries Parkway DinerStamfordConnecticut
#4 Seasoned French Fries Grand Trunk PubDetroitMichigan
#5 Grilled Cheese French Fries Bingo Burger - Colorado SpringsColorado SpringsColorado
#6 Certified Angus Beef Chili Cheese French Fries Washington Street Steakhouse & PubDallasOregon
#7 Sweet Potato French Fries Burger HeavenNycNew York
#8 Tater Tots French Fries Sunset Junction Coffee ShopLaCalifornia
#9 Shoestring French Fries Cocu RotisserieNycNew York
#10 Fresh Cut French Fries Fire on the Mountain Buffalo Wings - DenverDenverColorado
Menu Items How many total instances of french fries found in restaurants across the country
42,476
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of french fries variations on a restaurant's menu
1.47

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online french fries recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for french fries
599
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use french fries as an ingredient
48
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of french fries recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

French fries without potato | healthy chips from Yummily Yours'

2

Butternut Squash Shoestring French Fries from Veggie Staples

3

Baked French Fries from Slenderberry

4

The Best Vegan French Fries (gluten-free, too!) from Gluten Free Vegan Pantry

5

Low-Carb "French Fries" from KetoDiet

6

Crock Pot Cheeseburger French Fries with Special Sauce from Iowa Girl Eats

7

Paleo French Fries from Bravo For Paleo

8

Easiest Crispy Oven Baked French Fries from 101 Cooking For Two

9

Easiest Crispy Oven Baked French Fries from 101 Cooking For Two

10

Homemade Baked French Fries - Diner Style from mymansbelly.com

11

Crispy, Oven Baked, Fat Free French Fries from Brand New Vegan

12

Easiest Crispy Oven Baked French Fries from 101 Cooking For Two