Food in Spanish
This free audio lesson is all about food in Spanish. Knowing the basic Spanish food vocabulary is a must to help you when scouring menus at restaurants and cafes or to feel confident about what to ask for at the grocery store. You might also need to know the words to talk about your likes and dislikes or even to describe an allergy.
Being able to use Spanish food vocabulary is one of the fundamental basics when it comes to speaking Spanish so here are some of the key words to get you started. Repeat them aloud and test your memory - good luck!
Talking about Food in Spanish
When talking about a specific food you use el alimento and when you are talking about food in general you use la comida.
Food / Nourishment
Es comida caribeña.
It’s Caribbean food.
Les servimos la comida.
We serve them the food.
With any of the Spanish food words you just learned you can talk about your likes and dislikes in the following way - to say "I like ____" you say "a mi me gusta ____" and to say "I don't like ____" you say "a mi no me gusta ____". Practice making a few I like and don't like sentences with the new food vocabulary words you have just heard.
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