Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Grilled Cheese popularity has changed by 3.26% over the past year. On average, Grilled Cheese is consumed 1.34 times every year. Market adoption for Grilled Cheese in restaurants is 19.14% and it is on 0.11% of recipes.

Grilled Cheese plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Grilled Cheese dishes in restaurants. May 2021 data
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Little Red Fox (Washington, D.c.)
The Bistro At Annie's (Show Low, Arizona)
Con Pane Rustic Breads & Cafe (San Diego, California)
Murray's Cheese Bar (New York, New York)

Fastest rising Grilled Cheese pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Grilled Cheese. May 2021 data
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#1water
21.00%
#2cheddar
19.86%
#3beer
18.80%
#4bacon
9.83%
#5sandwich
8.54%
#6coffee
6.79%
#7soup
1.83%
#8mac & cheese
1.03%
#9cheese
1.01%

Food Market Overview for Grilled Cheese

Grilled Cheese Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Grilled Cheese related conversations over the past year. May 2021 Data
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  • Annual Growth

    Grilled Cheese consumption yearly growth rate
    3.26%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Grilled Cheese is consumed 1.34 times on average every year
    1.34
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Grilled Cheese represents. May 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Grilled Cheese at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. May 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

    • Eat In
    • Market Avg.
    • Eat Out
  • Percentage of restaurants that serve Grilled Cheese

    Popularity in Restaurants

    19.14%
    119,045 of 621,918 Restaurants
  • 0.11% of recipes have Grilled Cheese

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.11%
    5,352 of 4,735,453 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Grilled Cheese. May 2021 data

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. May 2021 data
Top prepared food Ingredients and Pairings
#1grilled cheese
33.05%
#2mac & cheese
29.47%
#3sandwich
8.72%
#4soup
7.85%
#5bread
6.95%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1squash salad
76.82%
#2cobb salad
76.41%
#3chocolate cookies
76.2%
#4spam
76.09%
#5cucumber salad
75.32%

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. May 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1cheese
54.25%
#2tomatoes
12.58%
#3bacon
5.33%
#4cheddar
4.72%
#5leafy greens
4.22%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1pumpkin spice
84.13%
#2coconut cream
81.36%
#3lime juice
76.41%
#4nut flour
76.3%
#5almond flour
75.09%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Grilled Cheese, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. May 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1beer
32.33%
#2coffee
25.13%
#3water
9.42%
#4juice
8.84%
#5tea
6.61%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1tomato juice
63.48%
#2strawberry juice
48.74%
#3german beer
43.28%
#4cappuccino
42.47%
#5merlot
31.65%

Diets & Traits

Uncover the primary dietary motivations behind consumer preferences for Grilled Cheese

Diets Over Time

The dietary references with Grilled Cheese over time. May 2021 data
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  • grain free
  • nut free
  • vegan
  • lactose free

Most popular Grilled Cheese related motivations

The leading motivations and claims consumers choose Grilled Cheese compared to all other dishes. May 2021 data
  • comfort

    7.63%
  • snack

    3.29%
  • fitness

    3.18%

Restaurant Trends Analysis

Grilled Cheese adoption in the restaurant industry and pricing segmentation. May 2021 analysis

Grilled Cheese Pricing Analysis

Track the average price of Grilled Cheese dishes across all price tiers. May 2021 data
$6.55$5.51$7.3$10.68$16.39AVG$$$$$$$$$$
  • Restaurant Penetration

    19.14% of restaurants serve. May 2021 data
    19.14%
  • Foodservice Cuisine Penetration

    The cuisine that offers Grilled Cheese the most. May 2021 data
    american restaurant
    17%
  • Restaurant Menu Analysis

    375912 of menu items containing Grilled Cheese. May 2021 data
    375,912
  • Dish Count Per Menu

    The average number of Grilled Cheese dishes found in menus. May 2021 data
    3.16

Most Popular Grilled Cheese Dishes

Most popular Grilled Cheese posts from restaurants. May 2021 data
Little Red Fox (Washington, D.c.)
The Bistro At Annie's (Show Low, Arizona)
Con Pane Rustic Breads & Cafe (San Diego, California)
Murray's Cheese Bar (New York, New York)

Home Cooking

Discover Grilled Cheese penetration in home cooking

Most Popular Recipes

The most notable variations of Grilled Cheese recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year. May 2021 data