tacos Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular tacos dishes in restaurants
#1TACOS
Ephen Tacos Smokehouse Junction (Ridgecrest, California)
#2CARNE ASADA TACO
The Taco Stand Miami (Miami, Florida)
#3FISH TACOS
Gott's Roadside - Oxbow Market (Napa, California)
#4PULLED PORK TACOS
Steam Pub (Upper Southampton Township, Pennsylvania)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with tacos
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve tacos

19.49%

34,655 of 177,783 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online tacos recipes

1.66%

32,778 of 1,979,825 Recipes

Overview

tacos Growth Over Time How tacos has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '1900.250.50.7511.251.51.7522.252.52.75
Year Over Year TACOS growth or decline vs one year ago
40.5%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of tacos per consumer
2.48
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that tacos represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of tacos 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 tacos

19.49%

34,655 of 177,783 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online tacos recipes

1.66%

32,778 of 1,979,825 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
28.89%
#2steak
16.11%
#3beef
14.49%
#4pork
13.68%
#5chorizo
6.39%
#6bacon
6.3%
#7brisket
4.68%
#8pulled pork
2.88%
#9pork belly
2.79%
#10turkey
1.62%
#11ribeye
0.72%
#12ground turkey
0.54%
#13pepperoni
0.54%
#14pork butt
0.36%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1steak
12.75%
#2chicken
10.30%
#3bacon
9.17%
#4brisket
0.39%
#5beef
0.08%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1pepperoni
43.33%
#2ground turkey
36.13%
#3turkey
21.72%
#4ribeye
16.16%
#5pork butt
15.09%
#6pork belly
12.04%
#7pulled pork
6.98%
#8pork
2.25%
#9chorizo
0.03%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1tequila
40.16%
#2margarita
30.91%
#3wine
10.19%
#4cocktail
4.33%
#5liquor
2.93%
#6beer
2.69%
#7whiskey
2.11%
#8vodka
1.52%
#9sake
1.05%
#10rum
0.94%
#11bourbon
0.82%
#12gin
0.59%
#13champagne
0.59%
#14rose
0.59%
#15ale
0.35%
#16stout
0.23%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1stout
#2ale
#3whiskey
#4bourbon
#5cocktail
#6vodka
#7tequila
#8wine
69.56%
#9margarita
54.49%
#10beer
47.21%
#11sake
46.80%
#12gin
6.13%
#13rum
5.44%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1liquor
50.1%
#2rose
12.82%
#3champagne
1.12%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1guacamole
46.55%
#2salad
15%
#3hamburger
11.07%
#4ice cream
8.69%
#5tofu
2.5%
#6chicken wings
2.38%
#7french fries
2.38%
#8eggs
2.14%
#9tostadas
1.9%
#10nachos
1.79%
#11slaw
1.43%
#12curry
1.07%
#13onion rings
0.95%
#14coleslaw
0.95%
#15meatballs
0.48%
#16tortillas de harina
0.36%
#17tempeh
0.36%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tortillas de harina
#2chicken wings
#3onion rings
#4french fries
77.61%
#5meatballs
75.45%
#6hamburger
36.61%
#7nachos
34.24%
#8guacamole
30.93%
#9tostadas
23.35%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1slaw
36.53%
#2tempeh
34.12%
#3ice cream
33.87%
#4curry
33.16%
#5coleslaw
18.71%
#6tofu
15%
#7eggs
11.73%
#8salad
9.03%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
60.48%
#2queso
23.66%
#3sour cream
8.06%
#4queso fresco
2.42%
#5cheddar
2.15%
#6butter
1.88%
#7goat cheese
0.81%
#8cheese sauce
0.54%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cheese sauce
#2butter
#3cheese
28.10%
#4queso
10.97%
#5sour cream
6.44%
#6goat cheese
6.13%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1cheddar
43.6%
#2queso fresco
29.78%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
58.81%
#2lobster pieces
15.82%
#3salmon
13.13%
#4tuna
10.45%
#5crab legs
1.79%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1crab legs
#2lobster pieces
40.83%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
36.38%
#2tuna
27.95%
#3fish
12.85%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cilantro
41.18%
#2chipotle
16.81%
#3chocolate
15.97%
#4black pepper
12.18%
#5habaneros
8.4%
#6black pepper
3.36%
#7matcha
2.1%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1matcha
#2black pepper
17.15%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1black pepper
44.49%
#2chocolate
43.3%
#3habaneros
30.95%
#4cilantro
14.54%
#5chipotle
11.85%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1hot sauce
25.57%
#2pico de gallo
20.55%
#3salsa verde
12.79%
#4agave
8.22%
#5salsa
4.57%
#6sriracha
4.57%
#7salsa roja
3.65%
#8mango salsa
3.65%
#9hummus
3.2%
#10chimichurri
2.74%
#11bbq sauce
2.28%
#12ketchup
2.28%
#13chili
1.83%
#14mayo
1.83%
#15chipotle sauce
1.37%
#16queso dip
0.91%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1queso dip
#2chipotle sauce
#3agave
#4bbq sauce
#5ketchup
#6salsa roja
#7hummus
23.82%
#8salsa verde
21.30%
#9mango salsa
2.11%
#10salsa
1.92%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1chimichurri
65.72%
#2sriracha
23.02%
#3mayo
20.12%
#4chili
19.35%
#5pico de gallo
16.14%
#6hot sauce
1.34%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1corn
38.04%
#2lettuce
19.02%
#3onion
17.79%
#4tomatoes
12.88%
#5cauliflower
12.27%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1onion
31.54%
#2tomatoes
28.73%
#3lettuce
27.85%
#4cauliflower
24.53%
#5corn
23.42%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1tortillas
47.97%
#2cake
24.32%
#3candy
14.86%
#4bread
8.78%
#5donuts
2.7%
#6crepes
1.35%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1crepes
#2bread
85.66%
#3donuts
70.98%
#4candy
58.15%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cake
38.47%
#2tortillas
7.09%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
67.5%
#2pasta
32.5%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1pasta
#2rice
9.79%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
85.26%
#2smoothie
8.42%
#3cider
6.32%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1cider
#2smoothie
#3coffee
48.03%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with tacos, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1mango
44.44%
#2jackfruit
29.17%
#3mango chunks
22.22%
#4strawberries
4.17%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1mango chunks
#2mango
#3strawberries
70.57%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1jackfruit
4.93%

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 tacos compared to all other dishes
fitness
10.36%
weight loss
2.26%
meal prep
1.42%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with tacos over time