Five Food Trends American Diners Love: Survey

September 13, 2016

Avocado toast, food photography, reservation policies, and more

Dining trends come and go but food photography, it seems, is forever. That’s according to Zagat’s latest National Dining Trends, released today, which delves into how diners behave and the trends they love and loathe.

Below, the five biggest takeaways from the survey of 9,865 Zagat.com users:

1. People love to take pictures of their food. Even if it means getting their iPhone covered in mashed potatoes.

Nearly half of those surveyed said they take photos of their meal to post to social media. Eight percent of diners even admit to dropping