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Simple Vocabulary for a Spanish Restaurant
Simple vocab and useful expressions.

SIMPLE VOCABULARY FOR SPANISH RESTAURANTS

Spanish Teraza Bar
INTRODUCTION
Here are some common verbs and frases that you will often here in Spanish restaurant. The vocacbulary in Mexico and South America is similar but there are major differences, for example in Spain we say "pedir" for "to order" where in South America it is normal to say "ordenar".

We also wrote a short guide for the minimal amount of Spanish to go to a Spanish reatuarante. here

There is a free flashcard system to help you learn this vocabulary here

Meat in English and Spanish

estar listo
To be ready
We are not ready yet
Todavía no estamos listos.
con gas
Carbonated
Carbonated or not?
¿Con gas o sin gas?
Pescado
Fish
There isn't any fish today
No hay pescado hoy
venir con
to come with
Does the main course come with chips?
¿El plato principal viene con patatas fritas?
Vegetariano
Vegetarian
I am vegetarian I don't eat meat nor fish
Soy vegetariano no como carne, ni pescado
Comer
Eat
What would you like to eat?
¿que quieres comer?
Comer
Eat
Will you be eating?
¿Para comer ?
Menu del dia
Fixed price menu
Is there a fixed price menu?
¿Hay menu un del dia?
Para mi
For me
For me, a white coffee.
Para mi, un cafe con leche
contraseña
password
what's the wifi password?
¿Cual es la contraseña para el wifi?
Falta
Lack
I need (lack) salt
Me falta la sal
Mesa
Table
A table for five please
Una mesa para cinco por favor.
Calentar
Heat
Can you heat this up in the microwave?
Me puede calentar esto en la microhondas
Pedir
To Order
I would like to order.
Quiero pedir
Necesitar
to need
I need a knife
Necesito un cuchillo
Hay
There is
There is fly in my soup.
Hay una mosca en mi sopa
sin alcohol
Alcohol Free
Can I have an alcohol free beer please.
Me pone una cerveza sin alcohol.
lo mismo
the same
The same for me.
Lo mismo para mi
Llenar
Fill up
More drinks / Same again - please
Nos llena aqui
Pan
Bread
Can you bring more bread?
¿Me puede traer más pan?
ĦQue aproveche!
Bon apetit
Enjoy your food
Buen provecho.
servicios
toilets
Where are the tolilets?
¿donde estan los servicios?
Half or whole
Media o entera
Half a portion of pork loin, please.
Una media ración de lomo, please
Algo
Anything
Anything else?
¿Algo más?
postre
desert
What would you like for desert?
¿que quieres para postre?
Cuántas
How many?
How many people are you?
¿Cuántas personas sois?
Jamón
Ham
A plate of ham please?
Me pone una ración de jamón.
tortilla española
Spanish Omelette
Do you have any Spanish Omelette?
¿Hay tortilla española?
Bring
Traer
Can you bring me more bread?
¿me puede traer más pan?
Beber
Drink
What would you like to drink?
¿que quieres beber/tomar?
Oiga
Excuse me
Excuse me, can we have the bill please.
Oiga, nos puede da la cuenta.
picante
spicy
Is it spicy?
¿es picante?