buns Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More Most popular buns dishes in restaurants
#1REAL KUNG FU STEAMED BUNS SOUP DUMPLINGS
Kung Fu Little Steamed Buns & Ramen Ii (Nyc, New York)
#2PORK BELLY BAO BAO BUNS
Harumama Noodles And Buns (San Diego, California)
#3LOBSTER ROLL BUNS PACK
Maine Lobster Now (South Portland, Maine)
#4BREAKFAST BUN
Spoke Bicycle Cafe (La, California)
Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with buns
#1pasta
#2meatballs
#3savory
70.60%
#4donuts
66.91%
#5garlic
49.40%
#6onion rings
46.94%
#7mustard
43.64%
#8lobster pieces
37.31%
#9fish
25.07%
#10beef
16.22%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve buns

3.88%

6,903 of 177,783 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online buns recipes

0.17%

3,387 of 1,979,825 Recipes

Overview

buns Growth Over Time How buns has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '1900.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.40.450.5
Year Over Year BUNS growth or decline vs one year ago
8.12%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of buns per consumer
1.62
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that buns represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of buns 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 buns

3.88%

6,903 of 177,783 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online buns recipes

0.17%

3,387 of 1,979,825 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1bacon
21.82%
#2beef
19.34%
#3chicken
16.16%
#4pork
16.04%
#5pork belly
9.02%
#6hot dogs
3.89%
#7pulled pork
3.71%
#8steak
3.3%
#9brisket
3.01%
#10turkey
2.12%
#11lamb
1.3%
#12sausage
0.29%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1turkey
53.18%
#2steak
31.85%
#3beef
16.22%
#4brisket
8.27%
#5chicken
3.50%
#6bacon
1.91%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1pulled pork
23.66%
#2hot dogs
19.8%
#3sausage
15.7%
#4pork belly
12.04%
#5lamb
8.96%
#6pork
2.16%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
31.21%
#2pastry
15.93%
#3cinnamon rolls
12.97%
#4brioche
12.42%
#5cake
7.47%
#6sugar
4.84%
#7donuts
3.52%
#8rolls
3.3%
#9sour dough
2.64%
#10icing
1.76%
#11cookies
1.54%
#12pretzels
0.99%
#13sourdough bread
0.66%
#14croissants
0.44%
#15cupcakes
0.33%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1cupcakes
#2sourdough bread
#3donuts
66.91%
#4sour dough
45.67%
#5rolls
18.28%
#6cake
3.29%
#7brioche
0.79%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1croissants
40.6%
#2pretzels
24.33%
#3sugar
17.46%
#4bread
13.9%
#5cookies
13%
#6icing
9.94%
#7cinnamon rolls
7.81%
#8pastry
7.03%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1eggs
17.43%
#2salad
16.92%
#3ice cream
15.4%
#4pho toppings
12.69%
#5veggie burger
11.17%
#6onion rings
6.26%
#7tofu
5.41%
#8coleslaw
5.08%
#9kimchi
5.08%
#10guacamole
4.06%
#11meatballs
0.51%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1meatballs
#2onion rings
46.94%
#3pho toppings
3.66%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1kimchi
38.12%
#2coleslaw
34.03%
#3guacamole
29.43%
#4tofu
25.68%
#5eggs
23.58%
#6salad
19.34%
#7ice cream
18.43%
#8veggie burger
11.06%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1cinnamon
35.56%
#2chocolate
33.7%
#3matcha
13.33%
#4garlic
8.89%
#5sesame
8.52%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
49.40%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1sesame
23.7%
#2chocolate
19.8%
#3matcha
13.63%
#4cinnamon
9.91%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1lettuce
40.23%
#2onion
19.92%
#3savory
12.26%
#4tomatoes
10.34%
#5sweet potato fries
9.58%
#6potatoes
7.66%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1savory
70.60%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1potatoes
42.2%
#2sweet potato fries
27.17%
#3tomatoes
12.83%
#4onion
11.46%
#5lettuce
8.02%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1ketchup
24.54%
#2mustard
20.83%
#3mayo
15.74%
#4nutella
11.11%
#5sriracha
9.72%
#6pickles
9.72%
#7aioli
8.33%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1aioli
85.65%
#2mustard
43.64%
#3sriracha
21.39%
#4pickles
15.91%
#5nutella
4.98%
#6ketchup
1.16%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1mayo
19.07%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1coffee
76.27%
#2black tea
23.73%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1black tea
38.31%
#2coffee
33.7%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1lobster pieces
42.18%
#2fish
31.29%
#3salmon
26.53%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1lobster pieces
37.31%
#2fish
25.07%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1salmon
2.49%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
24.81%
#2noodles
21.8%
#3pasta
18.8%
#4ramen noodles
17.29%
#5vermicelli
17.29%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1pasta
#2ramen noodles
13.02%
#3noodles
11.95%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1vermicelli
9.83%
#2rice
6.3%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheddar
43.22%
#2butter
36.44%
#3custard
20.34%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1custard
25.51%
#2butter
15.7%
#3cheddar
11.42%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
0.09%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with buns, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1pineapple
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1pineapple
28.41%

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 buns compared to all other dishes
fitness
9.43%
weight loss
2.78%
snack
1.46%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with buns over time
May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '1900.511.522.533.544.555.566.577.58
  • vegan
  • vegetarian
  • keto
  • gluten free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve buns

3.88%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature buns

american restaurant

11 %
buns Pricing Analysis Average price of buns across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$7.29$6.57$7.56$10.11$8.83AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular buns Dishes The most notable variations of buns served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Real Kung Fu Steamed Buns Soup Dumplings Kung Fu Little Steamed Buns & Ramen IINycNew York
#2 Pork Belly Bao Bao Buns Harumama Noodles and BunsSan DiegoCalifornia
#3 Lobster Roll Buns Pack Maine Lobster NowSouth PortlandMaine
#4 Breakfast Bun Spoke Bicycle CafeLaCalifornia
#5 Soy Ginger Korean Fried Chicken Bun DeKalb Market HallNew YorkNew York
#6 Pork Belly Bun Proong Noodle BarNycNew York
#7 Bun Bo Hue Noodle Madame VoNycNew York
#8 Sticky Buns El ChorroParadise ValleyArizona
#9 Bun Bo Hue Lam Hoa Thuan RestaurantSfCalifornia
#10 Buns The Bun ShopLaCalifornia
Menu Items How many total instances of buns found in restaurants across the country
12,548
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of buns variations on a restaurant's menu
1.82

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online buns recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for buns
3,387
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use buns as an ingredient
276