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#This site is for people who:

1) want to avoid ordering food they don't like when at Japanese restaurants or,

2) are interested in Japanese Language or Japanese food.


How Not to Order What You Don't wanna Eat!

-Ordering at a Japanese Restaurant-


The words in the branckets [ ] below are keywords for ordering correctly at a Japanese restaurant.

Click any picture or word, and check the commentary on it!!!

1) Do you know what these Japanese words mean in a restaurant?

vocabulary for the style of the restaurant:

[おかわり自由]/[食べ放題] 

okawari jiyuu/ tabehodai

[セルフサービス] serufu saabisu

[食券] shokken

[時価] jika

[立ち食い] tachigui

vocaburary for COOKERY:

[焼] -yaki, yaki-

[煮] -ni, ni-

[炒] -itame

[揚] / [フライ] -age, age- / - furai

[寿司] sushi

[刺身] sashimi

[漬け] -tsuke, -zuke

vocabulary for food:

[ご飯] gohan

[パン] pan

[牛] / [ビーフ] gyuu / biifu

[豚] / [ポーク] buta / pooku

[鳥] / [チキン] tori / chikin

[魚] sakana

vocaburaly for serving:

[〜ライス] - raisu

[〜丼] - donburi

[〜定食] - teishoku

[大盛り], [中盛り], [小盛り] 

omori, chuumori, komori

2) Do you know what these dishes are called and written in Japanese?

3) Can you guess what these cookeries are called and written in Japanese?

bake / broil saute
boil fly

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