buffalo wings Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular buffalo wings dishes in restaurants
#1 BUFFALO TURKEY WINGS
Left Coast Kitchen & Cocktails (Merrick, New York)
#2 CHANGING TIMES BUFFALO WINGS
Changing Times Bay Shore (Bay Shore, New York)
#3 BUFFALO CAULIFLOWER WINGS
Kitchen 17 (Chicago, Illinois)
#4 SPICY CRISPY BUFFALO WINGS
Emblem (Brooklyn, New York)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with buffalo wings
#1tater tots
#2shrimp
#3buffalo sauce
62.84%
#4hot sauce
38.56%
#5french fries
29.86%
#6hamburger
29.07%
#7beer
12.62%
#8cauliflower
11.76%
#9homestyle sauce
11.24%
#10chicken wings
10.44%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve buffalo wings

6.21%

9,491 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online buffalo wings recipes

0.05%

721 of 1,437,927 Recipes

Overview

buffalo wings Growth Over Time How buffalo wings has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.0250.050.0750.10.125
Year Over Year BUFFALO WINGS growth or decline vs one year ago
29.66%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of buffalo wings per consumer
1.77
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that buffalo wings represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of buffalo wings 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 buffalo wings

6.21%

9,491 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online buffalo wings recipes

0.05%

721 of 1,437,927 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with buffalo wings, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1chicken wings
79.86%
#2hamburger
8.83%
#3french fries
4.79%
#4salad
4.19%
#5spring rolls
0.9%
#6fried rice
0.78%
#7tacos
0.66%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1spring rolls
#2fried rice
#3tacos
68.51%
#4french fries
29.86%
#5hamburger
29.07%
#6chicken wings
10.44%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
33.48%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with buffalo wings, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
#2buffalo sauce
8.71%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1buffalo sauce
62.84%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1chicken
19.58%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with buffalo wings, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1hot sauce
59.89%
#2homestyle sauce
40.11%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1hot sauce
38.56%
#2homestyle sauce
11.24%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with buffalo wings, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
51.52%
#2blue cheese
48.48%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1blue cheese
74.32%
#2cheese
18.58%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with buffalo wings, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1cauliflower
43.65%
#2celery
41.01%
#3tater tots
15.34%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1tater tots
#2cauliflower
11.76%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1celery
33.8%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with buffalo wings, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
12.62%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with buffalo wings, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1shrimp
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1shrimp

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 buffalo wings compared to all other dishes
fitness
8.56%
snack
2.68%
weight loss
2.63%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with buffalo wings over time
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18012345678910
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Keto
  • Clean Eating

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve buffalo wings

6.21%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature buffalo wings

pizza place

22%
buffalo wings Pricing Analysis Average price of buffalo wings across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$12.1$11.54$12.42$11.89$11.51AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular buffalo wings Dishes The most notable variations of buffalo wings served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Buffalo Turkey Wings Left Coast Kitchen & CocktailsMerrickNew York
#2 Changing Times Buffalo Wings Changing Times Bay ShoreBay ShoreNew York
#3 Buffalo Cauliflower Wings Kitchen 17ChicagoIllinois
#4 Spicy Crispy Buffalo Wings EmblemBrooklynNew York
#5 Boneless Buffalo Wings Pcs Pie Pie PieRedondo BeachCalifornia
#6 Barbecue Buffalo Wings Red BambooNew YorkNew York
#7 Buffalo Tempeh Wings Sweet Grass GrillTarrytownNew York
#8 Buffalo Wings Antipasti Bella Italia Pizzeria & RestaurantAndoverNew Jersey
#9 Buffalo Wings Pizza Bella Italia Pizzeria & RestaurantAndoverNew Jersey
#10 Buffalos Anchor Bar Wings Weck Anchor BarBuffaloNew York
Menu Items How many total instances of buffalo wings found in restaurants across the country
14,816
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of buffalo wings variations on a restaurant's menu
1.56

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online buffalo wings recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for buffalo wings
721
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use buffalo wings as an ingredient
65
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of buffalo wings recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
1

Crispy Baked Buffalo Cauliflower Wings with Avocado Cilantro Dip from rachLmansfield

2

Crispy Baked Buffalo Wings from The Real Food Dietitians

3

Air Fryer Buffalo Style Skinny Chicken Wings Recipe WW SP 6 #AirFryer #WeightWatchers from Just Plum Crazy

4

Crispy Baked Buffalo Tofu Wings from The Curious Chickpea

5

Buffalo Chicken Wings: Instant Pot vs. Oven from Spice Cravings - Quick and Easy Recipes

6

Instant Pot Buffalo Wings from 365 Days of Slow Cooking and Pressure Cooking

7

Baked Buffalo Cauliflower wings from gimmedelicious.com

8

Buffalo Tofu Wings from Simple Vegan Blog

9

Truly Crispy Oven Baked Buffalo Wings from RecipeTin Eats

10

Vegan Buffalo Wings from The Edgy Veg