Spanish Restaurant

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

Where is there a good restaurant?: ¿Me recomienda un buen restaurante?
I'm vegetarian: Soy vegetariano / a
What's the name of this dish?: ¿Cómo se llama este plato?
Waiter / waitress!: el camarero / la camarera
May we have the check please?: ¿Me da la cuenta?
It is very delicious!: ¡Está muy bueno!
What do you recommend?: ¿Que me recomienda (para comer?
The bill please!: ¡La cuenta, por favor!

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

Spicy: picante
Sweet: dulce
Salty: salado
Plate: el plato
Fork: el tenedor
Knife: el cuchillo
Spoon: la cuchara
Table: la mesa
Menu: el menú
Food: la comida
Dessert: el postre
Water: el agua
A cup of: Una taza de
A glass of: Un vaso de
Salad: la ensalada
Soup: la sopa
Bread: el pan
Black pepper: la pimienta negra
Salt: la sal
Tip: la propina
Napkin: la servilleta

Hopefully these expressions of restaurant in Spanish 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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