Common italian phrases for ordering food at a restaurant

Common italian phrases for ordering food at a restaurant

Here are some common Italian phrases for ordering food at a restaurant:

  • Posso vedere il menù, per favore? (May I see the menu, please?)
  • Che cosa ci consiglia? (What do you recommend?)
  • Vorrei ordinare… (I would like to order…)
  • Per favore, porti il conto. (Please bring the check.)
  • Un’acqua minerale, per favore. (Mineral water, please.)
  • Cosa c’è nel menù fisso? (What’s on the set menu?)
  • È incluso il coperto? (Is the cover charge included?)
  • Quanto costa questo piatto? (How much does this dish cost?)
  • Posso avere il menù, per favore? (Can I have the menu, please?)
  • Cosa ci consiglia? (What do you recommend?)
  • Vorrei prenotare un tavolo per due. (I would like to book a table for two.)
  • Per antipasto vorrei… (For starters, I would like…)
  • Come secondo, prendo… (For the main course, I’ll have…)
  • Desideriamo ordinare i dolci. (We would like to order desserts.)
  • Il conto, per favore. (The check, please.)

These phrases will be helpful for communicating your dining preferences and needs at an Italian restaurant