Highlights
Top 4 restaurant dishes Most popular falafel dishes in restaurants See More
Taim (New York, New York)

$11.75

Falafel Salad

Goldie Falafel (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

$7.50

Falafel Wrap

Kareem's Falafel (Anaheim, California)

$6.00

Falafel Pita

Taim (New York, New York)

$8.50

Top rising variations The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with falafel See More
Percentage of restaurants that serve falafel Restaurants

2.56%

6,990 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online falafel recipes Online Recipes

0.08%

3,458 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Overview
falafel Growth Over Time How falafel has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '18Dec '18Jan '19Feb '19Mar '19Apr '19May '19Jun '19Jul '19Aug '19Sep '19Oct '19Nov '19Dec '1900.0250.050.0750.10.1250.15
Year Over Year
Falafel growth or decline vs one year ago
-24.77%
Yearly Eating Frequency
Average yearly consumption of falafel per consumer
1.88
The percentage of the average American diet that falafel represents Share of Plate
The popularity of falafel at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average Eating In VS. Eating Out
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Percentage of restaurants that serve falafel Restaurants

2.56%

6,990 of 272,783 Restaurants
Percentage of all online falafel recipes Online Recipes

0.08%

3,458 of 4,201,050 Recipes
Innovation Analysis
The most popular ingredients, flavors, and variations for falafel, as well as the food and beverage combinations trending and fading over the past year
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1hummus
29.58%
#2greens
13.27%
#3tomatoes
10.59%
#4onion
9.23%
#5chickpeas
8.65%
#6cucumber
6.96%
#7pickles
6.22%
#8olives
5.91%
#9lettuce
4.61%
#10beans
4.35%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1heirloom tomatoes
#2endive
#3green olives
#4sweet peppers
#5pea shoots
#6frisee
34.00%
#7shishito peppers
34.00%
#8onion
5.08%
#9beans
0.90%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1green chilies
55.33%
#2wakame
55.33%
#3watercress
33%
#4olives
21.63%
#5lettuce
15.77%
food Trends Highlights the most popular food ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top food Ingredients
#1meat
29.6%
#2salad
25.91%
#3sandwich
8.88%
#4gyro
8.71%
#5burger
7.63%
#6seafood
5.67%
#7eggs
3.47%
#8baba ganoush
3.22%
#9soup
3.07%
#10tacos
3.05%
Fastest Rising food Ingredients
#1impossible burger
#2egg whites
#3spring roll
#4biryani
#5mozzarella sticks
#6eggs benedict
34.00%
#7baked potato
34.00%
#8sandwich
18.35%
#9meat
10.64%
#10gyro
9.28%
Fastest Falling food Ingredients
#1cannolis
66.5%
#2enchiladas
55.33%
#3potato hash
33%
#4seafood
23.06%
#5baba ganoush
21.01%
condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1tahini
30.18%
#2tahini sauce
11.1%
#3tahini dressing
11.02%
#4tzatziki
10.72%
#5oil
9.25%
#6olive oil
7.22%
#7chili
4.5%
#8stuffing
4.42%
#9lemon juice
3.69%
#10tzatziki sauce
3.38%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1gravy
#2vegetable oil
#3maple syrup
#4sriracha
#5peanut butter
#6lemon juice
17.59%
#7tzatziki sauce
6.27%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1compote
94.17%
#2dijon
70.22%
#3cilantro dressing
55.33%
#4salad dressing
55.33%
#5pico de gallo
55.33%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1pita
48.36%
#2bread
19.12%
#3toast
4.92%
#4roll
3.97%
#5cake
3.28%
#6sweetener
3.22%
#7flour
2.97%
#8tortillas
2.72%
#9flatbreads
2.64%
#10waffles
2.5%
Fastest Rising bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1yeast
#2ciabatta
#3rice cakes
#4semolina
#5cookie dough
#6waffles
#7flatbreads
34.00%
#8roll
26.55%
#9pita
23.65%
#10sweetener
9.95%
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1corn bread
82.52%
#2pancakes
77.67%
#3pastry
74.72%
#4brioche buns
73.2%
#5brioche
70.22%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
37.68%
#2beef
18.29%
#3lamb
15.59%
#4steak
9.6%
#5turkish
4.46%
#6sausage
3.33%
#7bacon
2.98%
#8pork
2.7%
#9breasts
1.76%
#10hot dog
1.16%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1salami
#2pork loin
#3italian sausage
#4chicharron
#5skirt steak
#6breasts
34.00%
#7chicken
32.49%
#8sausage
21.03%
#9turkish
16.13%
#10beef
12.43%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1ham
61.72%
#2ribeye
55.33%
#3brisket
33%
#4franks
33%
#5hot dog
33%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
23.25%
#2pepper
18.9%
#3parsley
12.89%
#4cilantro
8.28%
#5salt
7.45%
#6mint
6.51%
#7sesame
4.98%
#8cumin
4.01%
#9chocolate
3.91%
#10sumac
3.44%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1carob
#2cocoa
#3sage
#4lavender
#5saffron
#6chocolate
17.65%
#7cumin
13.06%
#8cilantro
6.81%
#9parsley
2.98%
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1paprika
67.13%
#2garlic salt
66.5%
#3matcha
61.72%
#4chili pepper
55.33%
#5cayenne pepper
55.33%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
39.81%
#2feta
18.15%
#3yogurt
12.72%
#4cream
6.85%
#5butter
5.29%
#6selles-sur-cher cheese
3.11%
#7milk
2.8%
#8cheddar
2.27%
#9mozzarella
2.14%
#10vegan cheese
2%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1buttermilk
#2provolone
#3gorgonzola
#4cottage cheese
#5farmer cheese
#6mozzarella
#7butter
87.59%
#8cheddar
11.66%
#9yogurt
7.20%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1brie
96.95%
#2greek feta
66.5%
#3vegan cheese
65.42%
#4sour cream
61.72%
#5selles-sur-cher cheese
58.13%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
48.85%
#2quinoa
17%
#3pasta
8.68%
#4brown rice
5.59%
#5couscous
5.54%
#6basmati rice
4.32%
#7noodles
2.56%
#8oats
1.65%
#9granola
1.33%
#10sunflower seeds
1.17%
Fastest Rising grains Ingredients
#1cereal
#2mustard seeds
#3gnocchi
#4black rice
#5rice noodles
#6basmati rice
#7sunflower seeds
#8rice
21.98%
#9noodles
14.85%
#10pasta
10.80%
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1israeli couscous
66.5%
#2barley
55.33%
#3shells
55.33%
#4orzo
49.75%
#5brown rice
39.84%
fruits Trends Highlights the most popular fruits ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top fruits Ingredients
#1lemon
33.74%
#2grapes
15.01%
#3berries
9.49%
#4apple
7.25%
#5dates
6.29%
#6lime
4.81%
#7orange
4.55%
#8cherries
4.55%
#9bananas
4.36%
#10pomegranate
4.11%
Fastest Rising fruits Ingredients
#1papaya
#2tamarind
#3pear
78.66%
#4dates
54.10%
#5pomegranate
27.91%
#6lemon
6.30%
Fastest Falling fruits Ingredients
#1plantains
77.67%
#2berries
59.12%
#3passion fruit
55.33%
#4raspberries
55.33%
#5watermelon
46.4%
beverages Trends Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top beverages Ingredients
#1juice
25.04%
#2coffee
23.22%
#3fruit juice
14.56%
#4water
9.61%
#5tea
6.91%
#6smoothie
5.17%
#7lemonade
3.49%
#8milkshake
2.98%
#9soda
2.69%
#10latte
2.04%
Fastest Rising beverages Ingredients
#1boba
#2coca cola
#3ginger beer
#4americano
#5coconut water
#6milkshake
#7fruit juice
20.13%
#8water
17.25%
#9juice
6.19%
Fastest Falling beverages Ingredients
#1kombucha
79.9%
#2coke
73.2%
#3smoothie
44.17%
#4latte
39.09%
#5lemonade
37.47%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
32.46%
#2wine
21.27%
#3cocktail
17.34%
#4ale
10.28%
#5bourbon
6.25%
#6rose
3.23%
#7red wine
2.22%
#8margarita
1.31%
#9sangria
1.31%
#10whiskey
1.21%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1pale ale
#2rose wine
#3brown ale
#4old fashioned
#5red wine
#6margarita
#7ale
48.88%
Fastest Falling alcohol Ingredients
#1bourbon
94.04%
#2mimosa
73.2%
#3port
66.5%
#4whiskey
66.5%
#5sangria
66.5%
seafood Trends Highlights the most popular seafood ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top seafood Ingredients
#1fish
37.83%
#2salmon
19.76%
#3prawns
12.57%
#4shrimp
12.57%
#5tuna
6.68%
#6calamari
1.7%
#7scallops
1.57%
#8oysters
1.18%
#9cod
1.05%
#10ceviche
1.05%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1cod
#2lox
#3ahi tuna
#4mussels
#5perch
#6calamari
#7oysters
#8tuna
75.23%
#9fish
3.47%
#10salmon
0.50%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1ceviche
66.5%
#2tilapia
55.33%
#3smoked salmon
33%
#4shrimp
25.56%
#5prawns
25.56%
nuts and seeds Trends Highlights the most popular nuts and seeds ingredients with falafel, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top nuts and seeds Ingredients<