English | Phrases - Travel | Eating Out

Eating Out - At the Entrance

أود حجز طاولة ل_[عدد الناس]_عند_[الوقت]_.
I would like to book a table for _[number of people]_ at _[time]_.
Making a reservation
طاولة ل_[عدد الناس]_، من فضلك.
A table for _[number of people]_, please.
Asking for a table
هل تقبلون البطاقات الائتمانية؟
Do you accept credit cards?
Asking if you can pay with credit card
هل تقدمون طعاما نباتيا؟
Do you offer vegetarian food?
Asking if they have vegetarian meals
هل تقدمون طعاما حلال؟
Do you offer kosher food?
Asking if they have kosher meals
هل تقدمون الطعام الحلال؟
Do you offer halal food?
Asking if they have halal meals
هل تعرضون مباريات رياضية؟ أرغب في مشاهدة مباراة_____.
Do you show sports? We would like to watch the ___ game.
You would like to watch sports while or after eating

Eating Out - Ordering food

هل يمكنني رؤية القائمة من فضلك؟
May I see the menu, please?
Asking to see the menu
عفوا. نرغب في طلب الطعام من فضلك.
Excuse me. We would like to order, please.
Telling the waiter you are ready to order
ما الذي يمكنك اقتراحه على القائمة؟
What can you recommend on the menu?
Asking the waiter if he/she can recommend anything on the menu
هل هناك طعام خاص بالمطعم ؟
Is there a house specialty?
Asking if the restaurant has a specialty
هل هناك طعام خاص بالمنطقة؟
Is there a local specialty?
Asking if the restaurant has a local specialty on the menu
لدي حساسية ضد____. هل يحتوي هذا على______؟
I am allergic to ____. Does this contain ____?
Informing that you are allergic to specific ingredients
لدي مرض السكري. هل يحتوي هذا السكر أو الكربوهيدرات؟
I have diabetes. Does this contain sugar or carbohydrates?
Finding out if something contains sugar or carbohydrates as you have diabetes
أنا لا آكل_____. هل هناك______ في هذا الطبق؟
I don't eat ____. Is there ___ in this?
Informing the waiter that you don't eat specific groceries
أرغب في أن أطلب_[طبق]_ من فضلك.
I would like to order _[dish]_, please.
Ordering a certain dish
نرغب في طلب المقبلات من فضلك.
We would like to order appetizers, please.
Ordering appetizers
السلطة
salad
dish
الحساء
soup
dish
اللحم
meat
food
لحم الخنزير
pork
type of meat
اللحم البقري
beef
type of meat
الدجاج
chicken
type of meat
أود بأن يكون اللحم مطهوا بشكل بسيط/متوسط/جيد.
I would like my meat rare/medium/well done.
Informing the waiter how you like your meat prepared
طعام البحر
seafood
food
السمك
fish
food
المعكرونة
pasta
dish
ملح
salt
فلفل
pepper
الخردل
mustard
الكاتشب
ketchup
الخبز
bread
الزبدة
butter
أرغب في إضافة المزيد، من فضلك!
I would like a refill, please!
Asking for a refill
شكرا لك، هذا كاف.
Thank you, that's enough.
Asking the waiter to stop serving food / filling glass
نحن نرغب في طلب بعض الحلوى من فضلك.
We would like to order some dessert, please.
Asking to order dessert
أود أن أطلب________ من فضلك.
I would like to have ___, please.
Ordering dessert
البوظة
ice cream
dessert
الكعكة
cake
dessert
شوكولا
chocolate
dessert
الكعك
cookies
dessert
استمتع بوجبتك!
Enjoy your meal!
Wishing an enjoyable meal

Eating Out - Ordering Beverages

أود تناول _[مشروب]_ من فضلك.
I would like to have _[beverage]_, please.
Ordering beverages
مياه فوارة
a sparkling water
beverage
مياه عادية
a still water
beverage
جعة
a beer
beverage
زجاجة نبيذ
a bottle of wine
beverage
قهوة
a coffee
beverage
شاي
a tea
beverage
أنا لا أشرب الكحول. هل هناك كحول في هذا؟
I don't drink alcohol. Is there alcohol in this?
Asking about alcohol content

Eating Out - Paying

نرغب في الدفع من فضلك.
We would like to pay, please.
Saying that you want to pay
نرغب في الدفع بشكل منفصل
We would like to pay separately.
Informing the waiter that each person in the company will pay for their own food
سأدفع مقابل كل شيء.
I will pay for everything.
Informing the waiter that you pay for everyone in the company
سأدعوك إلى الغداء/العشاء.
I am treating you to lunch/dinner.
Inviting the other person to a meal and paying for it
احتفظ بالفكة.
Keep the change.
Telling the waiter that he can keep the extra money you paid as his tip
الطعام كان لذيذا!
The food was delicious!
Complimenting the food
أرسل تحياتي إلى الطاهي!
Give my compliments to the chef!
Complimenting the food

Eating Out - Complaints

طعامي بارد.
My food is cold.
Complaining that the food is too cold
الطعام لم يطه بشكل صحيح.
This is not properly cooked.
Cooking time was too short
لقد طهي أكثر من اللازم.
This is overcooked.
Cooking time was too long
لم أطلب هذا، لقد طلبت_____.
I did not order this, I ordered ___.
Remarking that the dish served is not the dish you ordered
هذا النبيذ ملوث بالفلين.
This wine has corked.
Mentioning that the wine has corked (gone bad)
لقد طلبنا منذ أكثر من ثلاثين دقيقة.
We ordered more than thirty minutes ago.
Complaining about the waiting time for the ordered food
هذا الشراب ليس باردا.
This drink is not cold.
Complaining about the warm temperature of the drink
مشروبي ذو طعم غريب.
My drink tastes strange.
Remarking the odd taste of your drink
لقد طلبت مشروبي من دون ثلج.
I ordered my drink without ice.
Remarking that you got a drink with ice despite ordering without
يوجد طبق مفقود.
There's one dish missing.
Remarking that your order is not complete
هذا ليس نظيفا.
This is not clean.
Remarking that your plate/cutlery/glass is not clean

Eating Out - Allergies

هل يوجد _____ في هذا؟
Is/are there___in this?
Asking if a certain dish contains ingredients you are allergic to
هل يمكنك تحضير الطبق دون_______؟
Could you please prepare the dish without ____?
Asking whether the ingredients you are allergic to can be excluded when preparing the dish
لدي حساسية. إن حدث لي أي رد فعل، يرجى إيجاد دوائي في حقيبتي/جيبي!
I have allergies. If I get a reaction, please find medicine in my bag/pocket!
Letting people know that you are allergic and to give you your medicine in an emergency
الجوز/الفستق
nuts/peanuts
Food allergy
بذور السمسم/بذور دوار الشمس
sesame seeds/sunflower seeds
Food allergy
البيض
egg
Food allergy
طعام البحر/سمك/محار/قريدس
seafood/fish/shellfish/shrimps
Food allergy
الطحين/القمح
flour/wheat
Food allergy
حليب/لاكتوز/ألبان
milk/lactose/dairy
Food allergy
الجلوتين
gluten
Food allergy
الصويا
soy
Food allergy
النباتات البقولية/الفول/البازلاء/الذرة
leguminous plants/beans/peas/corn
Food allergy
الفطر
mushrooms
Food allergy
الفواكه/الكيوي/جوز الهند
fruit/kiwi/coconut
Food allergy
الثوم المعمر/البصل/الثوم
chives/onions/garlic
Food allergy
الكحول
alcohol
Food allergy