Food & Beverage Industry Trends Highlights

Ramen popularity has changed by -28.09% over the past year. On average, Ramen is consumed 1.85 times every year. Market adoption for Ramen in restaurants is 2.57% and it is on 0.09% of recipes.

Ramen plating ideas from top restaurants

Most popular Ramen dishes in restaurants. June 2021 data
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Ramen Danbo Usa (Seattle, Washington)
Tenka Ramen (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
Ton Ton Ramen & Yakitori (Atlanta, Georgia)
Ippudo Us (Berkeley, California)

Fastest rising Ramen pairings

The fastest rising ingredients, flavors, and drinks with Ramen. June 2021 data
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#1water
45.67%
#2tea
29.02%
#3chicken
20.06%
#4sake
16.38%
#5ramen noodles
12.63%
#6eggs
10.57%
#7broth
5.13%
#8pork
5.04%
#9noodles
4.09%
#10miso soup
0.56%

Food Market Overview for Ramen

Ramen Growth Over Time

Monitor trends in Ramen related conversations over the past year. June 2021 Data
Feb '20Mar '20Apr '20May '20Jun '20Jul '20Aug '20Sep '20Oct '20Nov '20Dec '20Jan '21Feb '21Mar '2100.050.10.150.20.250.30.350.40.45
  • Annual Growth

    Ramen consumption yearly growth rate
    -28.09%
  • Annual Consumption Frequency

    Ramen is consumed 1.85 times on average every year
    1.85
  • The percentage of the average American diet that Ramen represents. June 2021 data

    Market Adoption

  • The popularity of Ramen at home vs at restaurants. The dashed black line represents the breakdown of the industry average. June 2021 data

    Home vs Restaurant Consumption

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

    Popularity in Restaurants

    2.57%
    15,979 of 621,918 Restaurants
  • 0.09% of recipes have Ramen

    Popularity in Recipes

    0.09%
    4,366 of 4,735,453 Recipes

Product & Culinary Innovation Analysis

The upcoming food industry trends for Ramen. June 2021 data

Most Popular prepared food Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular prepared food ingredients with Ramen, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top prepared food Ingredients and Pairings
#1ramen
36.94%
#2soup
36.94%
#3noodles
10.12%
#4ramen noodles
6.36%
#5broth
3.42%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1kebab
80.11%
#2doritos
75.8%
#3temaki
73.98%
#4banana bread
72.86%
#5caesar salad
72.61%

Most Popular raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular raw ingredients ingredients with Ramen, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top raw ingredients Ingredients and Pairings
#1eggs
15.34%
#2chicken
14.48%
#3pork
14.38%
#4leafy greens
11.05%
#5miso
9.81%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1spaghetti squash
86.04%
#2couscous
73.36%
#3aloe vera
73.36%
#4blue cheese
73.11%
#5chanterelles
72.35%

Most Popular beverages Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular beverages ingredients with Ramen, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top beverages Ingredients and Pairings
#1beer
25.51%
#2water
16.36%
#3tea
14.34%
#4sake
12.22%
#5coffee
11.93%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1caramel frappe
#2sauternes
#3cherry juice
#4lemon drop
#5amaretto
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1fruit beer
61.79%
#2chai tea
50.79%
#3energy drinks
49.94%
#4root beer
49.06%
#5bottled water
46.23%

Most Popular undefined Ingredients and Pairings

Highlights the most popular undefined ingredients with Ramen, as well as its fastest rising and falling ingredients. Broken down by food category. June 2021 data
Top undefined Ingredients and Pairings
#1miso soup
40.54%
#2miso ramen
39.13%
#3shoyu ramen
20.33%
Trending Ingredients and Pairings
#1miso soup
0.56%
Declining Ingredients and Pairings
#1shoyu ramen
6.64%
#2miso ramen
0.76%

Diets & Traits

Uncover the primary dietary motivations behind consumer preferences for Ramen

Diets Over Time

The dietary references with Ramen over time. June 2021 data
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  • grain free
  • vegan
  • nut free
  • vegetarian

Most popular Ramen related motivations

The leading motivations and claims consumers choose Ramen compared to all other dishes. June 2021 data
  • comfort

    2.84%
  • fitness

    2.23%
  • snack

    1.96%

Restaurant Trends Analysis

Ramen adoption in the restaurant industry and pricing segmentation. June 2021 analysis

Ramen Pricing Analysis

Track the average price of Ramen dishes across all price tiers. June 2021 data
$12.49$9.75$13.36$15.37$14.63AVG$$$$$$$$$$
  • Restaurant Penetration

    2.57% of restaurants serve. June 2021 data
    2.57%
  • Foodservice Cuisine Penetration

    The cuisine that offers Ramen the most. June 2021 data
    ramen restaurant
    58%
  • Restaurant Menu Analysis

    125781 of menu items containing Ramen. June 2021 data
    125,781
  • Dish Count Per Menu

    The average number of Ramen dishes found in menus. June 2021 data
    7.87

Most Popular Ramen Dishes

Most popular Ramen posts from restaurants. June 2021 data
Ramen Danbo Usa (Seattle, Washington)
Tenka Ramen (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
Ton Ton Ramen & Yakitori (Atlanta, Georgia)
Ippudo Us (Berkeley, California)

Home Cooking

Discover Ramen penetration in home cooking

Most Popular Recipes

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