mussels Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular mussels dishes in restaurants
#1CLAMS MUSSELS DUNGENESS CRAB SEASONAL FISH
The Crab Pot Seattle (Seattle, Washington)
#2MUSSELS LINGUINE PASTA
Stogie Joe's Tavern (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
#3PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND MUSSELS
Le Metro Bistro In Abacoa (Jupiter, Florida)
#4FRIED CALAMARI MUSSELS
Lenny's Clam Bar Inc (Nyc, New York)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with mussels
#1crepes
#2beef
#3hamburger
#4red wine
#5champagne
#6lobster pieces
63.25%
#7calamari
61.60%
#8cheese
55.03%
#9chicken
47.99%
#10steak
41.50%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve mussels

7.97%

12,174 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online mussels recipes

0.07%

1,080 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Overview

mussels Growth Over Time How mussels has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.1750.2
Year Over Year MUSSELS growth or decline vs one year ago
6.86%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of mussels per consumer
1.52
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that mussels represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of mussels 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 mussels

7.97%

12,174 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online mussels recipes

0.07%

1,080 of 1,593,361 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with mussels, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
25.8%
#2lobster pieces
22.99%
#3calamari
12.06%
#4squid
9.99%
#5salmon
7.45%
#6crawfish
3.86%
#7shrimp
3.66%
#8tuna
3.22%
#9snow crab
3.18%
#10oysters
3.08%
#11crabs
2.88%
#12prawns
1.83%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1snow crab
#2crabs
#3tuna
#4lobster pieces
63.25%
#5calamari
61.60%
#6squid
52.76%
#7shrimp
30.31%
#8oysters
5.30%
#9fish
2.47%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1crawfish
52.95%
#2prawns
25.83%
#3salmon
0.47%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with mussels, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
62.03%
#2rice
16.88%
#3spaghetti
13.06%
#4linguine
8.02%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1rice
35.5%
#2spaghetti
34.44%
#3linguine
24.79%
#4pasta
19.03%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with mussels, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
62.09%
#2white wine
21.16%
#3champagne
9.19%
#4red wine
7.56%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1red wine
#2champagne
#3wine
15.59%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1white wine
25.67%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with mussels, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
27.44%
#2steak
23.46%
#3beef
17.89%
#4chorizo
17.89%
#5lamb
13.32%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1lamb
#2beef
#3chicken
47.99%
#4steak
41.50%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1chorizo
6.4%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with mussels, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
49.08%
#2risotto
44.28%
#3hamburger
6.64%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1hamburger
#2risotto
17.00%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
28.85%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with mussels, 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
0.36%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with mussels, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
#2crepes
6.59%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1crepes
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
0.77%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with mussels, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
55.03%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with mussels, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1potatoes
50%
#2tomatoes
50%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1potatoes
11.32%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1tomatoes
53.93%

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 mussels compared to all other dishes
fitness
4.09%
comfort
1.12%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with mussels over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.1250.250.3750.50.6250.750.87511.1251.251.3751.51.6251.75
  • clean eating
  • vegetarian
  • gluten free
  • vegan

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve mussels

7.97%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature mussels

italian restaurant

20 %
mussels Pricing Analysis Average price of mussels across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$13.26$12.92$13.27$14.15$13.09AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular mussels Dishes The most notable variations of mussels served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Clams Mussels Dungeness Crab Seasonal Fish The Crab Pot SeattleSeattleWashington
#2 Mussels Linguine Pasta Stogie Joe's TavernPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
#3 Prince Edward Island Mussels Le Metro Bistro in AbacoaJupiterFlorida
#4 Fried Calamari Mussels Lenny's Clam Bar IncNycNew York
#5 Baked Green Mussels 39 DegreesLong BeachCalifornia
#6 Beer Steamed Mussels Buffalo TheorySfCalifornia
#7 Black Mussels Big Catch Seafood House Long BeachLong BeachCalifornia
#8 Steamed Mussels Michael's Genuine Food & DrinkMiamiFlorida
#9 Mussels Frites B TooWashingtonD.c.
#10 Mussels Pork Belly The Ordinary PubSavannahGeorgia
Menu Items How many total instances of mussels found in restaurants across the country
19,297
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of mussels variations on a restaurant's menu
1.59

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online mussels recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for mussels
1,080
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use mussels as an ingredient
1,062
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of mussels recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Garlic Mussels In Sour Cream Sauce from Lavender & Macarons

2

Mussels over Linguine with Garlic Butter Sauce from Kitchen Swagger

3

Mussels Bucatini In A White Wine Sauce from Lavender & Macarons

4

Mussels In White Wine Sauce from The Adventure Bite

5

Lemon Chipotle Mussels from Life As A Strawberry

6

Mussels and Clams in White Wine from Valerie Hoff

7

Steamed Mussels in Garlic and Herb Wine Sauce from The Seasoned Mom

8

Mussels in White Wine Garlic-Butter Sauce from tastykitchen.com

9

Mussels in White Wine Garlic Sauce from I Can Cook That

10

Portuguese-Style Mussels in Garlic Cream Sauce from A Family Feast

11

Steamed Mussels in Garlic and Herb Wine Sauce from The Seasoned Mom