ramen noodles Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular ramen noodles dishes in restaurants
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with ramen noodles
#1rolls
#2coffee
#3bone broth
#4buns
#5edamame
73.94%
#6yaki soba
51.54%
#7soba
50.22%
#8tea
49.81%
#9pasta
42.32%
#10savory
38.36%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve ramen noodles

0.26%

399 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online ramen noodles recipes

0.04%

519 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Overview

ramen noodles Growth Over Time How ramen noodles has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.050.10.150.20.250.30.35
Year Over Year RAMEN NOODLES growth or decline vs one year ago
7.65%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of ramen noodles per consumer
1.99
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that ramen noodles represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of ramen noodles 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 ramen noodles

0.26%

399 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online ramen noodles recipes

0.04%

519 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with ramen noodles, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1pork
48.76%
#2chicken
23.3%
#3pork belly
18.41%
#4beef
9.52%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pork belly
15.00%
#2beef
5.76%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1chicken
25.57%
#2pork
2.16%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with ramen noodles, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1noodles
79.82%
#2rice
7.54%
#3pasta
5.37%
#4soba
4.82%
#5yaki soba
2.45%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1yaki soba
51.54%
#2soba
50.22%
#3pasta
42.32%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1rice
49.51%
#2noodles
3.08%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with ramen noodles, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1broth
32.27%
#2eggs
25.34%
#3tofu
11.46%
#4curry
11.08%
#5kimchi
9.44%
#6fried rice
4.53%
#7chicken broth
2.89%
#8bone broth
2.41%
#9hamburger
0.58%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1bone broth
#2hamburger
#3broth
8.94%
#4chicken broth
4.22%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1curry
52.23%
#2fried rice
44.3%
#3eggs
20.32%
#4tofu
13.52%
#5kimchi
5.12%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with ramen noodles, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1miso
61.41%
#2shoyu
24.65%
#3soy sauce
7.27%
#4dashi
6.67%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1shoyu
18.60%
#2dashi
8.19%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1soy sauce
30.82%
#2miso
0.05%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with ramen noodles, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1seaweed
29.01%
#2corn
15.43%
#3nori
14.61%
#4spinach
9.47%
#5savory
9.26%
#6mushrooms
7%
#7edamame
5.76%
#8green onions
4.94%
#9onion
4.53%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1edamame
73.94%
#2savory
38.36%
#3onion
17.13%
#4green onions
4.71%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1spinach
32.65%
#2mushrooms
32.37%
#3nori
29.53%
#4corn
17.5%
#5seaweed
12.94%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with ramen noodles, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
71.11%
#2ginger
28.89%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1ginger
3.13%
#2garlic
2.93%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with ramen noodles, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
63.06%
#2salmon
36.94%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1fish
36.17%
#2salmon
5.42%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with ramen noodles, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1sake
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1sake
15.39%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with ramen noodles, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1tea
70.21%
#2coffee
29.79%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
#2tea
49.81%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with ramen noodles, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
3.13%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with ramen noodles, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1rolls
58.33%
#2buns
41.67%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1rolls
#2buns

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 ramen noodles compared to all other dishes
fitness
2.73%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with ramen noodles over time
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.511.522.533.544.555.5
  • Vegetarian
  • Vegan
  • Clean Eating
  • Gluten Free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve ramen noodles

0.26%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature ramen noodles

sushi restaurant

33%
ramen noodles Pricing Analysis Average price of ramen noodles across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$10.78$8.6$10.82$13.3$18AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular ramen noodles Dishes The most notable variations of ramen noodles served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Miso Ramen Noodles Cheu FishtownPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
#2 Brisket Ramen Noodles Cheu FishtownPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
#3 Tokyo Shoyu Ramen Noodles Ivan RamenNew YorkNew York
#4 Tokyo Shio Ramen Noodles Ivan RamenNew YorkNew York
#5 Shoyu Ramen Noodles Boru RamenArlingtonVirginia
#6 Spicy Red Chili Ramen Noodles Ivan RamenNew YorkNew York
#7 Yuzu Shio Ramen Noodles Kizuki Ramen & IzakayaChicagoIllinois
#8 Tonkotsu Ramen Noodles Shin Hakata RamenBostonMassachusetts
#9 Shio Ramen Noodles Kizuki Ramen & IzakayaSeattleWashington
#10 Tky Shoyu Ramen Noodles Ivan RamenNew YorkNew York
Menu Items How many total instances of ramen noodles found in restaurants across the country
839
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of ramen noodles variations on a restaurant's menu
2.1

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online ramen noodles recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for ramen noodles
519
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use ramen noodles as an ingredient
377
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of ramen noodles recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
#1

Spicy Ramen Cup of Noodles from EatingWell

#2

Crunchy Asian Ramen Noodle Salad (a.k.a. Basically the Best Potluck Salad EVER) from Gimme Some Oven

#3

Vegan Ramen Noodle Salad from VNutrition

#4

Ramen Chicken Noodle Stir Fry from Tastemade

#5

20-Minute Spicy Sriracha Ramen Noodle Soup from Baker by Nature

#6

Ramen Noodle Upgrade from Martha Stewart

#7

Vegan Ramen Soup w/ Zucchini Noodles from Jar Of Lemons

#8

Coconut Curry Ramen Noodle Soup from Well Fed Soul

#9

Kimchi Ramen Noodle Soup from SoupAddict.com

#10

Easy Homemade Ramen Noodle Soup from The Vegan 8