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Food and drink

Talking about food

Whether you are an arts promoter, a transport provider, a B&B owner or a tour guide, the chances are that food and drink is going to come into your daily routine. Why not learn a few every day words and phrases for food and drink - to help your business make a start in using Irish on a more regular basis.

Here are some basic food and drink items:

TaeTea
CaifeCoffee
BainneMilk
SiúcraSugar
FíonWine
AránBread
ImButter
Sú oráisteOrange Juice
SalannSalt
PiobarPepper
GloineGlass
CupánCup

Here are some phrases people may use:

Tá ocras ormI'm hungry
Tá tart ormI'm thirsty
An bhfaighidh mé...?May I have...?
An mbeidh... agat?May I have?
An mbeidh... agat?Will you have...?
Beidh... agamI will have...