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Grubhub has revealed the most popular takeout meals that customers are having delivered accross America, mapping out the most-ordered dishes by region.
The must-see list highlights the most popular foods ordered through the online food delivery service from March 16 to April 16, a month in which most Americans were social-distancing during the fight against COVID-19.
The data was calculated in comparison with the period three weeks prior, before the global outbreak of the novel coronavirus was declared a national emergency, a spokesperson for Grubhub confirmed on Friday in a report shared with Fox News.
According to the findings, Americans are going bonkers for breakfast while sticking closer to home. From coast to coast, breakfast foods were the most in-demand dishes to be delivered, Grubhub said. Sales of the following fares increased most significantly: sausage, egg and cheese croissants (316 percent); brisket burgers (144 percent); sausage, egg and cheese biscuits (136 percent); chicken Caesar salad (125 percent percent); and donuts (112 percent).
The must-see list highlights the most popular foods ordered through the online food delivery service from March 16 to April 16; a month which most Americans spent social-distancing under lockdown in the fight against <a data-cke-saved-href=”https://www.foxnews.com/category/health/infectious-disease/coronavirus” href=”https://www.foxnews.com/category/health/infectious-disease/coronavirus”>COVID-19</a>. (iStock)
Keep reading for the most popular foods by region.
Comfort foods are trending in the Northeast
- Mac and cheese: 216 percent more popular
- Carne asada bowl: 196 percent more popular
- Cinnamon apple pie: 160 percent more popular
- Nashville hot chicken sandwich: 157 percent more popular
- Barbecue burger: 154 percent more popular
Midwesterners are craving sweet treats and savory bites
- Sausage egg cheese burrito: 250 percent more popular
- Glazed donut: 119 percent more popular
- Fried cheese curd: 110 percent more popular
- Red velvet cupcake: 93 percent more popular
- Spicy chicken wrap: 85 percent more popular
Southerners want Tex-Mex and traditional staples
- Burrito bowl: 298 percent more popular
- Grilled steak burrito: 249 percent more popular
- Sausage, egg, and cheese croissant: 244 percent more popular
- Waffle fries: 172 percent more popular
- Baby back ribs: 119 percent more popular
Out West, sandwiches are supreme
- Sausage, egg, and cheese biscuit: 205 percent more popular
- Spicy chicken sandwich: 158 percent more popular
- Pulled pork sandwich: 124 percent more popular
- Avocado bacon club: 121 percent more popular
- Loaded baked potato: 99 percent more popular
If you prefer to order with Uber Eats, check out the delivery service’s lookalike list of their most popular takeout meals in recent weeks.
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