sandwich Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular sandwich dishes in restaurants
#1COOKIE ICE CREAM SANDWICH
Holy Moly Donut Shop (Detroit, Michigan)
#2SWEET HEAT CHICKEN SANDWICH
Thunder Bun (Nyc, New York)
#3GRILLED CHICKEN SANDWICH
Muscle Maker Grill Sugar Land (Sugar Land, Texas)
#4MACARON ICE CREAM SANDWICH
Snow Dragon Shavery (Chicago, Illinois)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with sandwich
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve sandwich

40.02%

61,141 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online sandwich recipes

0.55%

8,761 of 1,606,506 Recipes

Overview

sandwich Growth Over Time How sandwich has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '1800.250.50.7511.251.5
Year Over Year SANDWICH growth or decline vs one year ago
12.8%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of sandwich per consumer
2.43
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that sandwich represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of sandwich 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 sandwich

40.02%

61,141 of 152,763 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online sandwich recipes

0.55%

8,761 of 1,606,506 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with sandwich, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
25.85%
#2bacon
18.2%
#3beef
9.22%
#4turkey
8.36%
#5pork
8.31%
#6steak
7.93%
#7ham
6.21%
#8pulled pork
4.73%
#9brisket
4.44%
#10roast beef
3.3%
#11salami
1.67%
#12pork belly
1.24%
#13corned beef
0.33%
#14pork chops
0.1%
#15chicken cutlets
0.1%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1pork chops
#2pork belly
16.79%
#3roast beef
15.91%
#4brisket
15.49%
#5turkey
4.93%
#6beef
4.54%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1chicken cutlets
48.78%
#2corned beef
44.07%
#3steak
24.44%
#4ham
13.5%
#5salami
13.25%
#6pork
10.79%
#7pulled pork
6%
#8bacon
5.24%
#9chicken
0.56%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with sandwich, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
26.26%
#2ice cream
19.44%
#3eggs
15.35%
#4french fries
9.21%
#5hamburger
7.5%
#6coleslaw
3.92%
#7falafel
3.5%
#8tofu
2.64%
#9guacamole
2.13%
#10onion rings
1.96%
#11chicken salad
1.96%
#12veggie burger
1.28%
#13curry
1.28%
#14chicken wings
1.19%
#15tempeh
1.19%
#16nachos
1.19%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1veggie burger
#2chicken wings
71.79%
#3onion rings
19.59%
#4coleslaw
18.38%
#5falafel
17.50%
#6salad
13.61%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1chicken salad
28.26%
#2nachos
27.54%
#3curry
27.08%
#4tofu
24.93%
#5tempeh
23.65%
#6guacamole
23.1%
#7ice cream
16.22%
#8french fries
11.53%
#9hamburger
2.85%
#10eggs
1.55%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with sandwich, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
40.78%
#2toast
12.15%
#3cake
7.81%
#4baguette
5.1%
#5sour dough
4.77%
#6cookies
4.77%
#7bagels
4.66%
#8pastry
3.58%
#9waffles
3.47%
#10breadsticks
3.04%
#11pita
2.6%
#12brioche
2.49%
#13rye bread
1.52%
#14roll
1.52%
#15flatbreads
0.98%
#16muffins
0.43%
#17scones
0.33%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1breadsticks
#2flatbreads
#3brioche
17.80%
#4pita
10.44%
#5waffles
10.29%
#6sour dough
8.35%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1roll
35.98%
#2cookies
27.32%
#3rye bread
27.08%
#4scones
25.71%
#5muffins
24.27%
#6pastry
20.83%
#7baguette
18.97%
#8cake
18.29%
#9bagels
13.44%
#10bread
13.23%
#11toast
10.01%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with sandwich, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
66.12%
#2tea
15.53%
#3smoothie
7.76%
#4juice
6.82%
#5orange juice
2.12%
#6coke
1.65%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1coke
#2orange juice
65.66%
#3smoothie
14.09%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1juice
54.96%
#2tea
18.1%
#3coffee
3.37%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with sandwich, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1marina sauce
15.19%
#2pesto
11.56%
#3mayo
11.11%
#4peanut butter
10.66%
#5hummus
10.2%
#6mustard
9.07%
#7nutella
6.8%
#8pickles
6.35%
#9hot sauce
4.54%
#10ketchup
4.31%
#11jam
4.08%
#12mayonnaise
3.4%
#13chimichurri
1.59%
#14hellmanns mayonnaise
0.91%
#15chili
0.23%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1hellmanns mayonnaise
#2chimichurri
#3pesto
9.60%
#4pickles
7.47%
#5nutella
0.06%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1ketchup
58.4%
#2chili
31.14%
#3jam
28.26%
#4mayonnaise
27%
#5hot sauce
22.5%
#6hummus
19.43%
#7mustard
19.1%
#8marina sauce
18.64%
#9mayo
8.27%
#10peanut butter
3.63%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with sandwich, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1lettuce
22.73%
#2spinach
12.88%
#3onion
9.85%
#4potatoes
8.84%
#5green gram
8.33%
#6greens
8.08%
#7arugula
7.58%
#8basil
6.06%
#9savory
6.06%
#10kale
6.06%
#11soy free
2.27%
#12asparagus
1.26%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1asparagus
#2soy free
#3basil
12.79%
#4savory
9.23%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1greens
32.25%
#2potatoes
21.74%
#3lettuce
18.48%
#4green gram
18.19%
#5onion
17.62%
#6kale
14.33%
#7spinach
10.08%
#8arugula
7.75%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with sandwich, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
29.55%
#2salmon
29.55%
#3tuna
21.21%
#4lobster pieces
19.7%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1lobster pieces
1.87%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
28.77%
#2tuna
24.44%
#3fish
11.81%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with sandwich, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1mozzarella
29.34%
#2cheddar
19.69%
#3queso
12.74%
#4butter
10.81%
#5cream cheese
10.04%
#6provolone
9.65%
#7brie
7.72%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1provolone
26.94%
#2butter
21.18%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1queso
54.42%
#2mozzarella
23.42%
#3cheddar
22.87%
#4brie
7.39%
#5cream cheese
5.98%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with sandwich, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
80.38%
#2garlic
17.72%
#3morton salt
1.9%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1morton salt
#2garlic
11.04%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1chocolate
26.93%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with sandwich, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1pasta
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1pasta
85.76%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with sandwich, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
75.58%
#2cocktail
13.95%
#3vodka
5.81%
#4margarita
4.65%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1vodka
#2margarita
#3cocktail
85.43%
#4wine
0.07%

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 sandwich compared to all other dishes
fitness
11.86%
weight loss
2.54%
clean eating
1.79%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with sandwich over time
Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '180123456789
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • clean eating
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve sandwich

40.02%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature sandwich

american restaurant

15 %
sandwich Pricing Analysis Average price of sandwich across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$9.1$7.48$10.12$11.56$11.82AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular sandwich Dishes The most notable variations of sandwich served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Cookie Ice Cream Sandwich Holy Moly Donut ShopDetroitMichigan
#2 Sweet Heat Chicken Sandwich Thunder BunNycNew York
#3 Grilled Chicken Sandwich Muscle Maker Grill Sugar LandSugar LandTexas
#4 Macaron Ice Cream Sandwich Snow Dragon ShaveryChicagoIllinois
#5 Chicken Sandwich Parson's Chicken & FishChicagoIllinois
#6 Bee Knees Ice Cream Sandwich Revival Ice CreamMontereyCalifornia
#7 Fried Chicken Honey Sandwich Astro Doughnuts & Fried ChickenLaCalifornia
#8 Breakfast Sandwich All TimeLaCalifornia
#9 Crispy Chicken Sandwich Flippin' Good Chicken, Burgers, BeerLas VegasNevada
#10 Bbq Rib Sandwich BAILEY'S BEST CAFEBuffaloNew York
Menu Items How many total instances of sandwich found in restaurants across the country
248,172
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of sandwich variations on a restaurant's menu
4.06

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online sandwich recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for sandwich
8,761
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use sandwich as an ingredient
745
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of sandwich recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Smashed White Bean, Basil, & Avocado Sandwich from pumpkinandpeanutbutter

2

Ultimate Vegan Buffalo Cauliflower Sandwich from This Savory Vegan

3

Garden Veggie Chickpea Salad Sandwich from Peas And Crayons

4

Smashed Avocado and Chickpea Salad Sandwich from Trial and Eater

5

Garden Veggie Chickpea Salad Sandwich from Peas And Crayons

6

Greek Yogurt Egg Salad Sandwich from Damn Delicious

7

Greek Yogurt Chicken Salad Sandwich from Damn Delicious

8

Paleo Sweet Potato Waffle Breakfast Sandwich [ Whole30 ] from Fit Mitten Kitchen

9

Gluten Free, Grain Free, Sandwich Wrap from know gluten

10

Cucumber and Avocado Sandwich from Two Peas & Their Pod

11