pizza Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular pizza dishes in restaurants
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with pizza
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve pizza

22.89%

34,996 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online pizza recipes

1.19%

17,102 of 1,437,927 Recipes

Overview

pizza Growth Over Time How pizza has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.511.522.533.5
Year Over Year PIZZA growth or decline vs one year ago
-0.18%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of pizza per consumer
3.23
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that pizza represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of pizza 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 pizza

22.89%

34,996 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online pizza recipes

1.19%

17,102 of 1,437,927 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1pepperoni
24.89%
#2chicken
19.65%
#3bacon
18.01%
#4steak
8.95%
#5beef
5.9%
#6prosciutto
5.9%
#7ham
4.37%
#8salami
2.73%
#9pork
2.4%
#10turkey
1.64%
#11chorizo
1.42%
#12pancetta
1.2%
#13lamb
1.09%
#14italian sausage
0.66%
#15hot dogs
0.66%
#16pulled pork
0.55%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1italian sausage
#2pulled pork
79.39%
#3steak
70.26%
#4beef
54.96%
#5pepperoni
34.30%
#6bacon
5.68%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1lamb
68.63%
#2chorizo
62.26%
#3hot dogs
58.01%
#4pancetta
26.69%
#5ham
24.59%
#6pork
23.92%
#7salami
20.63%
#8prosciutto
17.45%
#9turkey
10.59%
#10chicken
2.37%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
88.32%
#2spaghetti
7.63%
#3noodles
3.74%
#4tagliatelle
0.31%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1noodles
#2tagliatelle
84.74%
#3spaghetti
44.21%
#4pasta
42.47%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
28.36%
#2ice cream
22.55%
#3hamburger
13.27%
#4eggs
6.63%
#5chicken wings
5.8%
#6nachos
4.48%
#7tacos
4.15%
#8lasagna
3.81%
#9french fries
3.32%
#10risotto
2.16%
#11guacamole
1.99%
#12meatballs
1.33%
#13ice
1.16%
#14onion rings
0.66%
#15mashed potatoes
0.33%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice
#2guacamole
#3chicken wings
#4onion rings
#5meatballs
66.21%
#6nachos
59.31%
#7salad
40.07%
#8french fries
38.11%
#9risotto
16.38%
#10lasagna
13.91%
#11mashed potatoes
10.21%
#12eggs
1.74%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1ice cream
46.88%
#2hamburger
23.5%
#3tacos
5.24%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1mozzarella
54.74%
#2burrata
9.64%
#3ricotta
5.88%
#4parmesan
5.07%
#5queso
3.92%
#6vegan cheese
3.76%
#7milk
3.43%
#8goat cheese
2.45%
#9cheddar
2.29%
#10gorgonzola
1.96%
#11cream
1.8%
#12pecorino
1.31%
#13blue cheese
1.14%
#14cream cheese
0.82%
#15paneer
0.82%
#16burrata cheese
0.65%
#17parmesan style cheese
0.33%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1burrata cheese
#2cream cheese
#3milk
#4parmesan style cheese
#5paneer
72.88%
#6burrata
50.79%
#7vegan cheese
19.60%
#8parmesan
9.47%
#9goat cheese
0.53%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1blue cheese
61.61%
#2cream
59.69%
#3pecorino
35.52%
#4queso
27.32%
#5gorgonzola
27.02%
#6mozzarella
3.76%
#7ricotta
1.14%
#8cheddar
0.99%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
24.59%
#2bread
16.88%
#3pie
12.66%
#4crust
11.56%
#5candy
6.24%
#6pastry
6.06%
#7sour dough
4.04%
#8cheesecake
3.49%
#9garlic bread
3.3%
#10sugar
3.12%
#11breadsticks
2.75%
#12waffles
2.02%
#13pita
0.92%
#14crepes
0.73%
#15sourdough bread
0.37%
#16buns
0.37%
#17oreos
0.37%
#18biscuits
0.37%
#19muffins
0.18%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1breadsticks
#2sourdough bread
#3buns
#4crepes
#5pita
#6pastry
82.94%
#7sour dough
50.22%
#8pie
25.38%
#9crust
16.82%
#10garlic bread
11.26%
#11bread
4.39%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1biscuits
72.94%
#2oreos
58.57%
#3waffles
56.66%
#4cake
47.91%
#5muffins
46.56%
#6candy
30.85%
#7cheesecake
11.7%
#8sugar
1.37%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
67.47%
#2margarita
8.19%
#3cocktail
5.3%
#4red wine
5.06%
#5champagne
4.58%
#6tequila
2.17%
#7prosecco
1.69%
#8bourbon
1.45%
#9rose
1.45%
#10gin
1.45%
#11liquor
1.2%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1bourbon
#2tequila
#3liquor
#4cocktail
51.53%
#5wine
9.02%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1champagne
38.85%
#2margarita
19.7%
#3prosecco
14.03%
#4gin
12.03%
#5rose
9.03%
#6red wine
1.17%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1homestyle sauce
24.21%
#2nutella
21.84%
#3pesto
16.05%
#4olive oil
6.32%
#5marinara
6.05%
#6olives
5%
#7tomato sauce
4.47%
#8oil
3.68%
#9hot sauce
2.89%
#10honey
2.37%
#11pickles
1.84%
#12salsa
1.84%
#13black olives
1.32%
#14dill pickles
0.79%
#15garlic sauce
0.79%
#16cbd
0.53%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1dill pickles
#2garlic sauce
#3cbd
#4pickles
#5hot sauce
#6oil
67.94%
#7pesto
14.28%
#8marinara
8.43%
#9honey
1.47%
#10homestyle sauce
1.24%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1nutella
49.01%
#2olives
29.33%
#3black olives
16.03%
#4salsa
12.03%
#5olive oil
5.61%
#6tomato sauce
4.66%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1basil
24.5%
#2spinach
12.54%
#3onion
9.69%
#4mushrooms
9.4%
#5arugula
8.26%
#6cauliflower
7.69%
#7broccoli
4.84%
#8eggplant
4.27%
#9kale
3.99%
#10zucchini
3.99%
#11rucola
3.7%
#12pumpkin
2.56%
#13butternut squash
1.14%
#14lettuce
1.14%
#15soy free
0.85%
#16sprouts
0.57%
#17bell pepper
0.57%
#18tomatoes
0.28%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1sprouts
#2bell pepper
#3butternut squash
#4lettuce
74.94%
#5soy free
60.94%
#6cauliflower
57.22%
#7broccoli
15.07%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1rucola
56.3%
#2zucchini
39.02%
#3pumpkin
27.69%
#4tomatoes
27.37%
#5eggplant
26.27%
#6kale
24.12%
#7mushrooms
12.3%
#8onion
12.21%
#9spinach
10.43%
#10arugula
7.63%
#11basil
4.28%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
75.49%
#2garlic
23.35%
#3fresh basil
1.17%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1fresh basil
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
26.4%
#2garlic
14.34%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
88.98%
#2juice
11.02%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1juice
#2coffee
47.28%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
55.67%
#2salmon
36.08%
#3crabs
8.25%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1crabs
#2fish
48.59%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
0.19%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1pineapple
39.24%
#2lemon
11.39%
#3bananas
10.13%
#4strawberries
8.86%
#5dates
7.59%
#6orange
7.59%
#7blueberries
5.06%
#8berries
5.06%
#9pie apples
2.53%
#10apple
2.53%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1dates
#2blueberries
#3pie apples
#4strawberries
#5pineapple
21.96%
#6berries
17.56%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1lemon
46.88%
#2bananas
46.17%
#3apple
35.33%
#4orange
16.03%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with pizza, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1chia
Fastest Rising nuts and seeds Ingredients
#1chia

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 pizza compared to all other dishes
fitness
17.73%
weight loss
2.10%
clean eating
1.54%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with pizza over time
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  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Clean Eating
  • Gluten Free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve pizza

22.89%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature pizza

pizza place

63%
pizza Pricing Analysis Average price of pizza across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$13.45$12.56$13.9$14.15$16.52AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular pizza Dishes The most notable variations of pizza served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Cheese Pizza Pretzel Bites Blazin FlavorzPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
#2 Spicy Fried Chicken Pizza Pizza RomanaLos AngelesCalifornia
#3 Pepperoni Pizza 48 NorthPortlandOregon
#4 Bbq Chicken Pizza California Pizza KitchenMillburnNew Jersey
#5 Pure Fire Pizza Pure Fire PizzaWest ChesterPennsylvania
#6 Artichoke Pizza Slice Artichoke Basille's Pizza -FidiNew YorkNew York
#7 Hot Oil Pizza Colony Grill - StamfordStamfordConnecticut
#8 Artichoke Pizza Inch Artichoke Basille's Pizza -FidiNew YorkNew York
#9 Artichoke Pizza Artichoke Basille's PizzaBrooklynNew York
#10 Red Lobster Pizza Red LobsterTorontoOntario
Menu Items How many total instances of pizza found in restaurants across the country
322,999
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of pizza variations on a restaurant's menu
9.23

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online pizza recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for pizza
17,102
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use pizza as an ingredient
7,399
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of pizza recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
#1

Cauliflower Pizza Bites from It's Cheat Day Everyday

#2

Crockpot Crustless Pizza from Moms with Crockpots

#3

Keto Pull Apart Pizza Bread from iSaveA2Z.com

#4

Pizza Monkey Bread from The Girl Who Ate Everything

#5

The Best Cauliflower Crust Pizza from Tasty Kitchen Blog

#6

Balsamic Mushroom and Goat Cheese Pizza from Half Baked Harvest

#7

Low Carb Pepperoni Pizza Cups from A Spicy Perspective

#8

Easy Quinoa Pizza Bowls from Gimme Some Oven

#9

The Best Low-Carb Cauliflower Pizza Crust from gimmedelicious.com

#10

Keto Parmesan Pizza Crisps (2 Ingredients) from Instrupix

#11

The Best Low-Carb Cauliflower Pizza Crust from brunchtimebaker.com