Irish Restaurant

These are expressions used in restaurants in Irish. Very useful when ordering from a menu in combination with our Irish Food list.

Where is there a good restaurant?: Càite a bheil taigh-bidh math?
I'm vegetarian: Tha mi nam ghlasraichear.
What's the name of this dish?: Dè an t-ainm a tha air a' mhias seo?
Waiter / waitress!: frithealaiche
May we have the check please?: Am faod sinn an t-seac fhaighinn, mas e ur toil leibh?
It is very delicious!: Tha e glè bhlàsta!
What do you recommend?: Dè moileadh sibh? (ri ithe)
The bill please!:

The following items can be found in restaurants as well as kitchens. Which means it would be useful to memorize them.

Spicy: spìosrach
Sweet: milis
Salty: saillte
Plate: truinnsear
Fork: forca
Knife: sgian
Spoon: spàin
Table: bòrd
Menu: clàr-bidhe
Food: biadh
Dessert: mìlsean
Water: bùrn
A cup of: cupa
A glass of: glas
Salad: sailead
Soup: brot
Bread: aran
Black pepper: piobar dubh
Salt: salainn
Napkin: neapraig

Hopefully these expressions of restaurant in Irish can help you order off the menu or ask waiters items you might need. Check our menu above to select another topic or click the "Next" button to view the next lesson.

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