Grubhub Reports Halloween is a Bigger Night for Pizza Delivery Than Football’s 'Big Game'

It turns out that the spookiest night of the year is also a popular evening for food delivery. Grubhub recently explored the top food orders on Halloween night and the data has some surprising results. Check out a few of the key findings below.

Halloween is a Big Pizza Delivery Night, Beating Out the Big Game:


  • Diners ordered more pizza on Halloween than on American’s biggest football night.
  • Pizza orders increased by 37.5% on Halloween 2021 compared to the annual average.
  • Pizza orders increased by nearly 25% on Halloween 2021 compared to the week prior.

Top 10 Late-Night Orders After Halloween Festivities:


  1. Mozzarella sticks
  2. Cheese Pizza
  3. Cheeseburger
  4. Chicken Sandwich
  5. Chicken Quesadilla
  6. Chicken Nuggets
  7. Bean Burrito
  8. Chicken Fingers
  9. Beef Burrito

Top 10 Dinner Orders From Halloween 2021:

  1. Cheese Pizza
  2. Burrito Bowl
  3. Cheeseburger
  4. Pad Thai
  5. Miso Soup
  6. Burrito
  7. Mozzarella Sticks
  8. Chicken Tikka Masala
  9. California Roll
  10. Spicy Tuna Roll