salad Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More
#1 QUINOA SALAD
La Mar Cebicheria Peruana San Francisco (San Francisco, California)
#2 GREEN PAPAYA SALAD
The Slanted Door (San Francisco, California)
#3 ROASTED BEET SALAD
Linger (Denver, Colorado)
#4 COBB SALAD
The Cheesecake Factory (San Antonio, Texas)
Top rising variationsSee More
#1ribeye
78.13%
#2cheddar
69.97%
#3sake
67.16%
#4pickle
66.28%
#5roll
63.41%
#6lemonade
57.05%
#7wine
54.39%
#8beet
51.55%
#9walnut
49.75%
#10pepper
48.04%
Restaurants

72.72%

112,065 of 154,111 Restaurants
Online Recipes

6.79%

53,101 of 782,548 Recipes

Overview

Growth Over Time
Aug '17Sep '17Oct '17Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '1800.511.522.533.5
Year Over Year
2.25%
Posts Per User
2.98
Share of Plate
Eat in vs Eat out
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Restaurants

72.72%

112,065 of 154,111 Restaurants
Online Recipes

6.79%

53,101 of 782,548 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

drink Trends
Top drink Ingredients
#1juice
4.76%
#2lemonade
3.45%
#3cider
2.94%
#4smoothie
2.77%
#5coke
2.31%
Fastest Rising drink Ingredients
#1lemonade
57.05%
#2smoothie
31.68%
#3coke
7.35%
Fastest Falling drink Ingredients
#1juice
23.46%
#2cider
4.09%
produce Trends
Top produce Ingredients
#1beet
35.31%
#2tomato
25.50%
#3cucumber
24.56%
#4lettuce
22.76%
#5arugula
21.99%
#6avocado
20.06%
#7carrot
18.05%
#8chickpea
17.59%
#9kale
17.49%
#10radish
16.16%
Fastest Rising produce Ingredients
#1beet
51.55%
#2lettuce
42.29%
#3cucumber
35.05%
#4tomato
29.09%
#5avocado
24.35%
#6kale
24.00%
#7arugula
20.66%
#8radish
14.35%
Fastest Falling produce Ingredients
#1chickpea
46.65%
#2carrot
23.46%
baking spices Trends
Top baking spices Ingredients
#1pepper
11.82%
#2sesame
6.79%
#3salt
2.09%
Fastest Rising baking spices Ingredients
#1pepper
48.04%
#2salt
19.16%
#3sesame
1.03%
alcohol Trends
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1beer
1.90%
#2wine
1.35%
#3sake
1.01%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1sake
67.16%
#2wine
54.39%
#3beer
11.56%
bread & baked goods Trends
Top bread & baked goods Ingredients
#1pita
9.59%
#2tortilla
5.61%
#3baguette
4.81%
#4bagel
3.95%
#5toast
2.99%
#6roll
2.71%
#7cornbread
2.70%
Fastest Rising bread & baked goods Ingredients
#1roll
63.41%
#2baguette
40.28%
Fastest Falling bread & baked goods Ingredients
#1toast
131.3%
#2tortilla
119.65%
#3bagel
50.31%
#4pita
32.16%
#5cornbread
5.21%
dairy Trends
Top dairy Ingredients
#1feta
21.86%
#2burrata
7.17%
#3parmesan
6.22%
#4mozzarella
5.91%
#5cheddar
2.64%
#6ricotta
2.10%
#7yogurt
1.97%
#8queso
1.93%
#9philadelphia
1.39%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cheddar
69.97%
#2yogurt
48.52%
#3philadelphia
35.01%
#4mozzarella
21.50%
#5burrata
16.36%
#6queso
8.97%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1feta
2.34%
#2parmesan
2.27%
#3ricotta
1.75%
meat Trends
Top meat Ingredients
#1ham
4.51%
#2bacon
3.34%
#3ribeye
2.45%
#4chorizo
1.80%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1ribeye
78.13%
#2chorizo
55.40%
#3ham
28.86%
#4bacon
25.23%
seafood Trends
Top seafood Ingredients
#1shrimp
9.85%
#2tuna
8.17%
#3salmon
8.01%
#4crab
7.32%
#5tilapia
4.31%
#6calamari
4.29%
#7clam
3.04%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1clam
62.96%
#2calamari
60.94%
#3salmon
36.09%
#4tuna
34.27%
#5shrimp
26.90%
#6crab
24.69%
Fastest Falling seafood Ingredients
#1tilapia
47.62%
pasta & grain Trends
Top pasta & grain Ingredients
#1quinoa
16.68%
#2couscous
9.47%
#3macaroni
5.97%
#4rice
5.25%
#5noodle
3.76%
Fastest Rising pasta & grain Ingredients
#1noodle
40.66%
Fastest Falling pasta & grain Ingredients
#1rice
32.72%
#2macaroni
10.34%
#3couscous
6.82%
#4quinoa
2.74%
refrigerated Trends
Top refrigerated Ingredients
#1egg
7.70%
#2tofu
6.71%
Fastest Rising refrigerated Ingredients
#1tofu
31.96%
#2egg
12.44%
nut & seed Trends
Top nut & seed Ingredients
#1walnut
15.54%
#2pecan
9.85%
#3cashew
8.09%
Fastest Rising nut & seed Ingredients
#1walnut
49.75%
#2pecan
36.10%
Fastest Falling nut & seed Ingredients
#1cashew
55.56%
condiment Trends
Top condiment Ingredients
#1olive
18.38%
#2pickle
8.52%
#3caper
7.04%
#4mayo
6.43%
#5dijon
4.68%
#6pesto
4.60%
#7miso
4.34%
#8guacamole
3.65%
#9sriracha
3.55%
#10ketchup
2.92%
Fastest Rising condiment Ingredients
#1ketchup
71.36%
#2pickle
66.28%
#3miso
46.23%
#4guacamole
40.75%
#5olive
25.00%
#6mayo
24.24%
#7sriracha
13.91%
Fastest Falling condiment Ingredients
#1caper
65.45%
#2dijon
4.17%
#3pesto
1.67%

Diets & Traits

Why people choose this dish, and how it performed in various popular diets over the past year

Top Motivators
meal prep
5.36x
protein
5.25x
clean eating
5.09x
Diets Over Time
Aug '17Sep '17Oct '17Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '1801.252.53.7556.257.58.751011.25
  • Vegan
  • Clean Eating
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten Free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration

72.72%

Restaurant Category

american restaurant

18%
Pricing Analysis
$9.87$8.68$10.21$11.27$9.97AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Popular Dishes
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Quinoa Salad La Mar Cebicheria Peruana San FranciscoSan FranciscoCalifornia
#2 Green Papaya Salad The Slanted DoorSan FranciscoCalifornia
#3 Roasted Beet Salad LingerDenverColorado
#4 Cobb Salad The Cheesecake FactorySan AntonioTexas
Total Dish Count
952,573
Dish Count Per Menu
22.43

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online salad recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count
48,189
Used As Ingredient
8,297
Leading Online Recipes
#1

Creamy Avocado Egg Salad from gimmedelicious.com

#2

Chicken, Cranberry, Pecan Salad Wraps from yummiestfood.com

#3

Cilantro Lime Shrimp and Avocado Salad from With Peanut Butter on Top

#4

Dill Pickle Chicken Salad from 4 Sons 'R' Us

#5

Blueberry Broccoli Spinach Salad from Peas And Crayons