pita Trends

Highlights

Top rising variationsSee More The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, drinks etc with pita
#1za atar
#2tzatziki
69.52%
#3steak
52.74%
#4tacos
40.96%
#5chickpeas
21.25%
#6beef
20.18%
#7wine
17.67%
#8falafel
17.21%
#9yogurt
12.48%
#10baba ganoush
10.31%
Restaurants Percentage of restaurants that serve pita

3.5%

5,358 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online pita recipes

0.08%

1,213 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Overview

pita Growth Over Time How pita has risen or fallen in popularity over the past year
Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1800.0250.050.0750.10.1250.150.1750.2
Year Over Year PITA growth or decline vs one year ago
13.83%
Yearly Eating Frequency Average yearly consumption of pita per consumer
1.55
Share of Plate The percentage of the average American diet that pita represents
Eat in vs Eat out The popularity of pita 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 pita

3.5%

5,358 of 152,871 Restaurants
Online Recipes Percentage of all online pita recipes

0.08%

1,213 of 1,431,592 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

condiments Trends Highlights the most popular condiments ingredients with pita, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top condiments Ingredients
#1hummus
70.96%
#2tzatziki
13.4%
#3tahini
7.95%
#4homestyle sauce
3.13%
#5olive oil
3.02%
#6olives
1.53%
Fastest Rising condiments Ingredients
#1tzatziki
69.52%
#2hummus
2.88%
Fastest Falling condiments Ingredients
#1olives
26.46%
#2homestyle sauce
19.1%
#3olive oil
14.2%
#4tahini
7.64%
perishables and prepared Trends Highlights the most popular perishables and prepared ingredients with pita, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1falafel
52.36%
#2salad
36.36%
#3baba ganoush
6.51%
#4eggs
3.65%
#5tacos
1.12%
Fastest Rising perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1tacos
40.96%
#2falafel
17.21%
#3baba ganoush
10.31%
Fastest Falling perishables and prepared Ingredients
#1salad
22.1%
#2eggs
15.02%
meat Trends Highlights the most popular meat ingredients with pita, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top meat Ingredients
#1chicken
53.97%
#2lamb
23.97%
#3beef
15.65%
#4steak
6.41%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1steak
52.74%
#2beef
20.18%
#3lamb
3.58%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1chicken
5.58%
dairy Trends Highlights the most popular dairy ingredients with pita, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
48.95%
#2feta
38.99%
#3yogurt
12.06%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1yogurt
12.48%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1cheese
41.5%
#2feta
30.33%
bakery and desserts Trends Highlights the most popular bakery and desserts ingredients with pita, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
Fastest Falling bakery and desserts Ingredients
#1bread
40.89%
vegetables Trends Highlights the most popular vegetables ingredients with pita, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top vegetables Ingredients
#1tomatoes
35.1%
#2eggplant
34.82%
#3onion
14.76%
#4chickpeas
9.47%
#5cucumber
5.85%
Fastest Rising vegetables Ingredients
#1chickpeas
21.25%
Fastest Falling vegetables Ingredients
#1tomatoes
28.19%
#2eggplant
26.46%
#3onion
20.8%
#4cucumber
14.2%
grains Trends Highlights the most popular grains ingredients with pita, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top grains Ingredients
#1rice
Fastest Falling grains Ingredients
#1rice
12.95%
spices and herbs Trends Highlights the most popular spices and herbs ingredients with pita, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
67.95%
#2za atar
32.05%
Fastest Rising spices and herbs Ingredients
#1za atar
Fastest Falling spices and herbs Ingredients
#1garlic
23.39%
alcohol Trends Highlights the most popular alcohol ingredients with pita, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1wine
17.67%

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 pita compared to all other dishes
fitness
19.19%
weight loss
3.43%
clean eating
3.27%
Diets Over Time The dietary references with pita over time
Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '18Aug '18Sep '18Oct '18Nov '1801.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.2512.513.751516.2517.5
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Clean Eating
  • Gluten Free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration Percentage of restaurants that serve pita

3.5%

Cuisine Penetration The most popular restaurant cuisine to feature pita

mediterranean restaurant

21%
pita Pricing Analysis Average price of pita across the variously priced restaurants, from cheapest to most expensive
$7.5$7.07$7.81$10.13$7.08AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Most Popular pita Dishes The most notable variations of pita served across the country
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Gyro Pita Greek Street Kitchen and BarJacksonvilleFlorida
#2 Pita HUMMUS Bowls & WrapsHendersonNevada
#3 Organic Chicken Shawarma Pita Sandwich SamesaBrooklynNew York
#4 Pita Bread DizengoffPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
#5 Chicken Shawarma Pita DuzanQueensNew York
#6 Scl Chicken Salad Pita Wrap Nourish Cafe & MarketColumbiaMissouri
#7 Chicken Pita Nick's GyrosKearneyNebraska
#8 Pita Way Bowl Combo Pita WayAuburn HillsMichigan
#9 Gluten Free Pita Oren's Hummus ShopPalo AltoCalifornia
#10 Falafel Pita Bread Sajj Street EatsSan FranciscoCalifornia
Menu Items How many total instances of pita found in restaurants across the country
13,258
Dish Count Per Menu The average number of pita variations on a restaurant's menu
2.47

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online pita recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count How many online recipes exist for pita
1,213
Used As Ingredient How many online recipes use pita as an ingredient
637
Top Online Recipes The most notable variations of pita recipes found online, and how they have performed over the past year
#1

Greek Chicken Gyros with Tzaziki Sauce and Pita Flatbread from yummiestfood.com

#2

Smoked Salmon and Arugula Pita Sandwiches from Apple of My Eye

#3

Healthy Greek Pita Recipe (21 day fix) from 2ShareMyJoy

#4

Healthy Greek Pita Recipe (21 day fix) from 2ShareMyJoy

#5

Homemade Whole Wheat Pita Bread from As Easy As Apple Pie

#6

Greek Salmon Pita Sandwich from Spicy Southern Kitchen

#7

Homemade Pita Bread from Mel's Kitchen Cafe

#8

Easy Pita Bread from Get Off Your Butt and BAKE

#9

Pita Tostadas with Butternut Squash, Black Beans, & Avocado from Camille Styles

#10

Egg Salad in Pita with Green Olives, Green Onions, and Dijon from Kalyn's Kitchen

#11

Slow Cooker Greek Chicken Pita from www.keyingredient.com

#12

Pita Tostadas with Butternut Squash, Black Beans, & Avocado from Camille Styles