Turkish Restaurant

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

Where is there a good restaurant?: Nerede güzel lokanta bulabilirim?
I'm vegetarian: Vejeteryanım
What's the name of this dish?: Bu yemeğin adı nedir?
Waiter / waitress!: Garson!
May we have the check please?: Çeki alabilir miyim?
It is very delicious!: Çok lezzetli!
What do you recommend?: Hangi yemeği önerirsiniz?
The bill please!: Hesap lütfen!

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

Spicy: baharatlı
Sweet: tatlı
Salty: tuzlu
Plate: Tabak
Fork: çatal
Knife: bıçak
Spoon: kaşık
Table: masa
Menu: Menü
Food: gıda
Dessert: tatlı
Water: Su
A cup of: Bir fincan
A glass of: Bir bardak
Salad: salata
Soup: çorba
Bread: ekmek
Black pepper: Karabiber
Salt: tuz
Tip: Bahşiş
Napkin: Peçete

Hopefully these expressions of restaurant in Turkish 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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