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Hungry? How to go about ordering food in Romanian? These are several of the queries you’ll have whenever venturing in a Romanian speaking destination. Learn More

Regardless if you are going to reside in a Romanian speaking country or planning on a quick trip there, finding out how to buy food in Romanian is really important. Dining out at Romanian eateries and bistros generally is a lot of fun, especially if you fully understand some basic Romanian restaurant words. More …
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We now have detailed some standard food relevant sentences in Romanian, directly below, hoping they might assist you when you’re ordering dinner in Romanian.

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Just click here to learn the Romanian food sentences quite simply which can be used when it comes to buying food items in Romanian eating places and cafes.

A table for one person/two people, please.O masă pentru o persoană / pentru doua persoane, vă rog. (OH MAHSS-uh pehn-troo OH pehrss-WAH-nuh... / pehn-troo DOH-ah pehrss-WAH-neh, vuh ROHG)
Can I look at the menu, please?Pot să văd meniul, vă rog? (POHT suh voohd MEH-nyool, vuh ROHG)
Can I look in the kitchen?Pot să mă uit în bucătărie? (POHT suh muh OOYT oohn BOO-kah-teh-ree-eh)
Is there a house specialty?Aveţi o specialitate a casei? (ah-VETZ oh speh-chee-ah-lee-TAH-teh ah KAH-sey)
Is there a local specialty?Aveţi o specialitate locală? (ah-VETZ oh speh-chee-ah-lee-TAH-teh loh-KAH-luh)
I'm a vegetarian.Sunt vegetarian. (SOONT veh-jeh-tah-ree-AHN)
I don't eat pork.Nu mănânc carne de porc. (NOO muh-NUHNK CAR-neh deh POHRK)
I don't eat beef.Nu mănânc carne de vită. (NOO muh-NUHNK CAR-neh deh VEE-tah)
I only eat kosher food.Mănânc numai hrană cuşer. (muh-NUHNK NOO-MY H'RAHUN-uh KOOH-sher)
Can you make it "lite", please? (i.e. less oil/butter/lard)Puteţi să o faceţi mai puţin grasă, vă rog? (poo-TETS suh oh FAH-chetz my poo-TZIN GRAH-suh, vuh ROHG?)
fixed-price mealmeniu fix (MEN-ee-oo FIX)
à la cartea la carte (a la KART)
breakfastmicul dejun (MEE-kool deh-ZHOON)
lunchdejun (deh-ZHOON)
suppercină (CHEE-nuh)
I want _____.Vreau _____. (VROW)
More politely, comparable to "I would like"Aş vrea (AHSH VRAA; this last vowel sound is like the "a" in the English word "cat")
I want a dish containing _____.Vreau o mâncare care conţine _____. (.VROW oh muhn-KAH-reh KAH-reh con-TZEEN-eh _____)
chickenpui (POOY)
duckraţă (RAH-tzuh)
beefcarne de vită (CAR-neh deh VEE-tah)
fishpeşte (PESHT-teh)
hamjambon or şuncă (zhahm-BOHN, SHOON-kuh)
sausagecârnaţi (kuhr-NATZ)
cheesebrânză (BROOHN-zah)
eggsouă (O-uh)
saladsalată (sa-LAH-tah)
(fresh) vegetableslegume (proaspete) (leh-GOO-meh (proh-ah-SPEH-teh))
tomatoesroşii or tomate (ROH-shee, to-MA-teh)
mushroomsciuperci (choo-PEHRCH)
(fresh) fruitfructe (proaspete) (FROOK-teh (proh-ah-SPEH-teh))
breadpâine (pooh-EEN-eh)
toastpâine prăjită (pooh-EEN-eh pruh-JEE-tuh)
noodlestăiţei (tuh-EE-tsay)
riceorez (ohr-EZZ)
beansfasole (fah-SOH-leh)
May I have a glass of _____?(literally: I would like...): Aş dori un pahar de _____. ( AHsh dohr oohn puh-HAR deh)
May I have a cup of _____?(literally: I would like...)Aş dori o ceaşcă de _____. (AHsh dohr o CHEE-ah-shkuh deh)
May I have a bottle of _____?(literally: I would like...)Aş dori o sticlă de _____. (AHsh dohr o STIK-lah deh)
coffeecafea (kaf-AA)
tea (drink)ceai (CHY)
juicesuc (SOOK)
(bubbly) waterapă minerală (AH-puh mee-neh-RAH-lah)
(still) waterapă plată (AH-puh PLAH-tah)
waterapă (AH-puh )
beerbere (BEH-reh)
red/white winevin roşu/alb (VEEN ROH-shoo / AHLB)
May I have some _____?(literally: I would like...) Aş dori nişte _____? (AHsh doh-REE nish-TEH ____?)
saltsare (SAH-reh)
black pepperpiper (PEE-pehr)
butterunt (OONT)
Eat wellPoftă bună ("PAUF-tuh BOO-nuh")
Excuse me, waiter? (getting attention of waiter)Ospătar! (os-puh-TAHR)
I'm finished.Sunt gata. (SOONT gah-tah)
It was delicious.A fost delicios. (ah fohst deh-lee-CHOHSS)
Please clear the plates.Puteţi să strangeti farfuriile. (POOH-tehtz suh STRUHN-getz far-FOOH-ree-leh)
The check, pleaseNota (de plată), vă rog (NO-tah day PLAT-tuh, vuh ROHG)

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