Hola!! Today we will learn how to order food in a Spanish restaurant with a real conversation and some vocabulary about Spanish food. After that, you will practice that you have learned with interactive exercises. Enjoy it !!
How to order food in a Spanish restaurant. Conversation
How to order food in a Spanish restaurant: Common expressions at the restaurant
|¿Tienen alguna mesa libre?||Do you have any free table?|
|¿Qué quieren para beber?||What would you like to drink?|
|¿Prefieren comer a la carta o el menú del día?||Do you prefer to eat «à la carte» or the menu of the day?|
|De primero…||First course…|
|De segundo…||Second course…|
|Perdone, ¿nos puede traer sal, por favor?||Excuse me, Could you bring us salt, please?|
|¿Qué tal todo? ¿Les ha gustado?||Was everything all right?|
|¿Desean postre?||Would you like a dessert?|
|¿Quieren café o infusión?||Would you like some coffee o tea?|
|La cuenta, por favor||Could you bring me the bill, please?|
|¿Puedo pagar con tarjeta?||Can I pay by card?|
How to order food in a Spanish restaurant: The Spanish food
- gazpacho: Cold soup made with onion, garlic, tomatoes, pepper and cucumber.
- pan con tomate: toast bread with grated tomato.
- ensalada: salad
- tortilla de patatas: Spanish omelette / potatoes omelette
- pollo asado: roasted chicken
- croquetas: croquettes
- jamón serrano: cured ham
- gambas al ajillo: garlic prawns
- calamares: fried squid rings
How to order food in a Spanish restaurant: Vocabulary
Now that you have learned how to order food in a Spanish restaurant, let’s practice with these interactive exercises!
Read again the dialogue at the restaurant above and try this QUIZ
At the Spanish restaurant: Order the dialogue
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