sandwich Trends

Highlights

Top 4 restaurant dishesSee More
#1 CHICKEN SALAD SANDWICH
Batter Up Pancakes (Fresno, California)
#2 GRILLED CHEESE SANDWICH
B&h Dairy Kosher Restaurant (New York, New York)
#3 ROAST PORK SANDWICH
John's Roast Pork (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
#4 CUBAN SANDWICH
Cafe Habana (New York, New York)
Top rising variationsSee More
#1coleslaw
66.13%
#2bun
65.26%
#3cheddar
61.39%
#4brisket
44.65%
#5sausage
44.54%
#6avocado
36.73%
#7rye
36.34%
#8salami
32.13%
#9meatloaf
30.63%
#10tomato
28.37%
Restaurants

41.11%

63,357 of 154,111 Restaurants
Online Recipes

0.76%

5,908 of 779,374 Recipes

Overview

Growth Over Time
Aug '17Sep '17Oct '17Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '1800.250.50.7511.251.5
Year Over Year
8.95%
Posts Per User
2.28
Share of Plate
Eat in vs Eat out
  • Eat In
  • Market Avg.
  • Eat Out
Restaurants

41.11%

63,357 of 154,111 Restaurants
Online Recipes

0.76%

5,908 of 779,374 Recipes

Innovation Analysis

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

drink Trends
Top drink Ingredients
#1lemonade
2.06%
#2juice
1.11%
Fastest Rising drink Ingredients
#1juice
27.08%
#2lemonade
19.83%
produce Trends
Top produce Ingredients
#1lettuce
8.10%
#2tomato
5.72%
#3avocado
5.04%
#4onion
4.63%
#5potato
2.59%
#6dill
2.56%
#7cucumber
2.30%
#8eggplant
1.85%
#9mushroom
1.71%
#10spinach
1.48%
Fastest Rising produce Ingredients
#1spinach
67.97%
#2avocado
36.73%
#3dill
34.95%
#4tomato
28.37%
#5potato
23.31%
#6cucumber
21.13%
#7lettuce
8.43%
Fastest Falling produce Ingredients
#1mushroom
5.26%
#2eggplant
3.78%
#3onion
3.01%
alcohol Trends
Top alcohol Ingredients
#1rye
6.20%
#2beer
1.43%
Fastest Rising alcohol Ingredients
#1rye
36.34%
#2beer
19.36%
bread & baked goods Trends
Top bread & baked goods Ingredients
#1bagel
13.38%
#2bun
6.25%
#3pita
3.79%
#4waffle
2.90%
#5roll
2.24%
#6flatbread
1.63%
Fastest Rising bread & baked goods Ingredients
#1bun
65.26%
#2flatbread
45.32%
#3waffle
39.64%
#4roll
34.95%
#5pita
24.88%
#6bagel
23.04%
dairy Trends
Top dairy Ingredients
#1brie
5.38%
#2cheddar
5.30%
#3queso
2.91%
#4mozzarella
2.77%
#5philadelphia
1.32%
#6butter
1.21%
#7parmesan
1.19%
Fastest Rising dairy Ingredients
#1cheddar
61.39%
#2philadelphia
51.47%
#3parmesan
34.55%
#4queso
18.92%
#5brie
15.97%
#6mozzarella
3.40%
Fastest Falling dairy Ingredients
#1butter
56.25%
meat Trends
Top meat Ingredients
#1ham
8.44%
#2salami
6.99%
#3brisket
4.95%
#4sausage
4.50%
#5bacon
4.09%
#6prosciutto
4.01%
#7turkey
3.83%
#8pepperoni
1.12%
Fastest Rising meat Ingredients
#1turkey
65.36%
#2brisket
44.65%
#3sausage
44.54%
#4pepperoni
39.43%
#5salami
32.13%
#6bacon
27.06%
Fastest Falling meat Ingredients
#1prosciutto
4.07%
#2ham
0.61%
seafood Trends
Top seafood Ingredients
#1tuna
1.55%
#2salmon
1.03%
Fastest Rising seafood Ingredients
#1tuna
15.35%
#2salmon
2.28%
deli Trends
Top deli Ingredients
#1sub
25.42%
#2coleslaw
10.38%
#3meatloaf
4.04%
Fastest Rising deli Ingredients
#1coleslaw
66.13%
#2meatloaf
30.63%
#3sub
27.90%
refrigerated Trends
Top refrigerated Ingredients
#1egg
5.13%
#2tofu
1.21%
Fastest Rising refrigerated Ingredients
#1egg
14.95%
#2tofu
0.63%
condiment Trends
Top condiment Ingredients
#1pickle
19.29%
#2mayo
10.94%
#3pesto
2.99%
#4sriracha
2.90%
#5chutney
1.50%
#6guacamole
1.02%
Fastest Rising condiment Ingredients
#1pickle
26.95%
#2guacamole
8.20%
Fastest Falling condiment Ingredients
#1chutney
513.79%
#2pesto
35.95%
#3mayo
12.18%
#4sriracha
7.61%

Diets & Traits

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

Top Motivators
snack
2.65x
Diets Over Time
Aug '17Sep '17Oct '17Nov '17Dec '17Jan '18Feb '18Mar '18Apr '18May '18Jun '18Jul '1800.1250.250.3750.50.6250.750.87511.1251.251.3751.51.6251.751.8752
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Clean Eating
  • Gluten Free

Restaurant Analysis

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

Restaurant Penetration

41.11%

Restaurant Category

american restaurant

18%
Pricing Analysis
$9$7.39$9.98$11.47$11.79AVG$$$$$$$$$$
Popular Dishes
DISH NAMERESTAURANTCITYSTATE
#1 Chicken Salad Sandwich Batter Up PancakesFresnoCalifornia
#2 Grilled Cheese Sandwich B&H Dairy Kosher RestaurantNew YorkNew York
#3 Roast Pork Sandwich John's Roast PorkPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
#4 Cuban Sandwich Cafe HabanaNew YorkNew York
Total Dish Count
298,709
Dish Count Per Menu
10.03

Home Cooking

Highlighting the leading online sandwich recipes and their penetration

Recipe Count
4,095
Used As Ingredient
2,124
Leading Online Recipes
#1

Ultimate Vegan Buffalo Cauliflower Sandwich from This Savory Vegan

#2

Garden Veggie Chickpea Salad Sandwich from Peas And Crayons

#3

Bacon Guacamole Grilled Cheese Sandwich from Closet Cooking

#4

Smashed Avocado and Chickpea Salad Sandwich from Trial and Eater

#5

Smashed White Bean, Basil, & Avocado Sandwich from pumpkinandpeanutbutter

#6

Garden Veggie Chickpea Salad Sandwich from Peas And Crayons