fries Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular fries dishes in restaurants
#1CAJUN FRIES
Five Guys (Nyc, New York)
#2FRIES
Shake Shack (Nyc, New York)
#3WAFFLE FRIES
Thunder Bun (Nyc, New York)
#4CARNE ASADA FRIES
The Taco Stand Miami (Miami, Florida)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with fries
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve fries

38.08%

58,170 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online fries recipes

0.3%

4,749 of 1,606,506 Recipes

Overview

fries Growth Over Time How fries has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.250.50.7511.251.51.75
Year Over Year FRIES growth or decline vs one year ago
8.23%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of fries per consumer
2.64
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that fries represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of 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 fries

38.08%

58,170 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online fries recipes

0.3%

4,749 of 1,606,506 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for 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 fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
30.02%
#2bacon
24.02%
#3steak
15.29%
#4beef
14.64%
#5pork
4%
#6hot dogs
2.82%
#7pulled pork
2.48%
#8brisket
2.22%
#9turkey
1.56%
#10lamb
1.52%
#11chorizo
0.65%
#12lamb chops
0.22%
#13chicken breasts
0.22%
#14grassfed beef
0.22%
#15pork chops
0.13%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pork chops
#2lamb chops
#3chicken breasts
#4lamb
61.98%
#5grassfed beef
60.52%
#6chicken
29.17%
#7turkey
9.32%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1pulled pork
38.46%
#2chorizo
23.93%
#3beef
17.42%
#4bacon
15.28%
#5pork
14.42%
#6hot dogs
13.92%
#7brisket
9.28%
#8steak
1.26%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1hamburger
47.56%
#2salad
15.87%
#3ice cream
6.16%
#4chicken wings
5.33%
#5eggs
5.33%
#6coleslaw
4.38%
#7guacamole
3.49%
#8veggie burger
3.17%
#9tacos
2.16%
#10kimchi
2.03%
#11curry
1.33%
#12onion rings
1.14%
#13pho toppings
0.89%
#14fried rice
0.44%
#15risotto
0.32%
#16lasagna
0.19%
#17fish tacos
0.13%
#18mashed potatoes
0.06%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1lasagna
#2pho toppings
#3fish tacos
#4risotto
#5fried rice
87.28%
#6chicken wings
78.07%
#7tacos
14.61%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1veggie burger
34.85%
#2curry
28.86%
#3onion rings
28.15%
#4kimchi
24.37%
#5mashed potatoes
19.13%
#6hamburger
12.18%
#7guacamole
10.08%
#8eggs
6.75%
#9salad
6.11%
#10coleslaw
1.78%
#11ice cream
1.45%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
81.37%
#2cheddar
7.89%
#3parmesan
3.29%
#4queso
2.77%
#5mozzarella
2.17%
#6butter
1.91%
#7american cheese
0.61%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1american cheese
#2mozzarella
18.68%
#3butter
9.20%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
17.9%
#2cheddar
13.53%
#3queso
4.75%
#4parmesan
2.96%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1marina sauce
25.81%
#2ketchup
20.51%
#3gravy
13.5%
#4mayo
8.21%
#5hot sauce
4.62%
#6hummus
4.44%
#7mustard
4.27%
#8aioli
3.93%
#9bbq sauce
3.76%
#10salsa
3.76%
#11nutella
3.42%
#12tzatziki
2.05%
#13chimichurri
1.71%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1chimichurri
#2tzatziki
66.67%
#3bbq sauce
37.79%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1mayo
39.54%
#2hot sauce
39.32%
#3ketchup
38.28%
#4nutella
37.82%
#5mustard
31.9%
#6marina sauce
21.58%
#7hummus
15.41%
#8salsa
13.7%
#9aioli
4.77%
#10gravy
3.88%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
38.24%
#2lobster pieces
25.49%
#3salmon
11.18%
#4mussels
5.69%
#5calamari
4.9%
#6tuna
4.12%
#7shrimp
3.33%
#8cod
2.55%
#9tilapia
2.35%
#10crawfish
1.96%
#11scallops
0.2%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1tilapia
#2shrimp
#3cod
#4lobster pieces
80.65%
#5fish
33.08%
#6crawfish
12.72%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1mussels
32.54%
#2calamari
19.35%
#3scallops
9.64%
#4tuna
8.42%
#5salmon
7.8%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1potatoes
33.85%
#2onion
15.81%
#3lettuce
15.37%
#4tomatoes
7.35%
#5corn
6.01%
#6tater tots
5.12%
#7savory
5.12%
#8greens
4.68%
#9mushrooms
4.45%
#10brussel sprouts
2.23%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1brussel sprouts
76.44%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1onion
45.49%
#2greens
32.62%
#3tomatoes
29.26%
#4potatoes
23.1%
#5mushrooms
22.43%
#6corn
21.64%
#7savory
18.28%
#8lettuce
16.52%
#9tater tots
9.04%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
39.93%
#2cake
14.09%
#3buns
9.73%
#4toast
9.4%
#5pita
9.06%
#6waffles
7.38%
#7cheesecake
6.71%
#8pancakes
3.69%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cheesecake
#2pancakes
74.46%
#3bread
46.73%
#4waffles
37.30%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
65.12%
#2buns
25.56%
#3toast
22.82%
#4pita
11.78%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
38.34%
#2coke
18.13%
#3lemonade
16.58%
#4coca cola
15.54%
#5tea
11.4%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1lemonade
48.97%
#2coffee
27.43%
#3tea
15.77%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1coca cola
17.49%
#2coke
6.83%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
50%
#2rice
37.18%
#3spaghetti
12.82%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1spaghetti
27.69%
#2pasta
27.18%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1rice
10.86%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
56.94%
#2garlic
43.06%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
57.39%
#2garlic
16.48%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
83.06%
#2margarita
11.29%
#3vodka
5.65%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1vodka
#2margarita
87.28%
#3wine
4.29%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with fries, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1lemon
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1lemon
4.12%

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 fries compared to all other dishes
fitness
8.97%
comfort
1.85%
snack
1.68%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with fries over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.511.522.533.544.555.566.5
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • clean eating
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve fries

38.08%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature fries

american restaurant

21 %
fries Pricing Analysis Average price of fries across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$5.77$5.75$5.7$6.37$6.65AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular fries Dishes The most notable variations of fries served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Cajun Fries Five GuysNycNew York
#2 Fries Shake ShackNycNew York
#3 Waffle Fries Thunder BunNycNew York
#4 Carne Asada Fries The Taco Stand MiamiMiamiFlorida
#5 Bacon Cheese Fries Shake ShackNycNew York
#6 Fried Chicken Fries BAILEY'S BEST CAFEBuffaloNew York
#7 Petite Chilled Lobster Shrimp Rolls Fries Red LobsterNycNew York
#8 Bbq Bacon Cheese Fries Shake ShackLaCalifornia
#9 Parmesan Truffle Fries The Franklin RoomChicagoIllinois
#10 Greek Fries SouvlaSfCalifornia
Menu Items How many total instances of fries found in restaurants across the country
150,160
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of fries variations on a restaurant's menu
2.58

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online fries recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for fries
4,749