Food & Drinks in Greek

Food & Drinks in Greek 2017-07-21T10:19:47+00:00

Food and drinks are a recurring talking point, not only while eating out on vacation. So let’s learn the most common words and phrases related to this topic.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Greek“.

Food & Drinks in Greek

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Basic Food & Spices

EnglishGreekGreek
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
bread [Sg]
ψωμί
psomí
breads [Pl]
ψωμιά
psomiá
roll [Sg]
ρολό
roló
rolls [Pl]
ρολά
rolá
butter
βούτυρο
vútiro
cheese
τυρί
tirí
honey
μέλι
méli
jam [Sg]
μαρμελάδα
marmeláda
jams [Pl]
μαρμελάδες
marmeládes
egg [Sg]
αυγό
avgó
eggs [Pl]
αυγά
avgá
noodles
νούντλς
núntls
rice
ρύζι
rízi
yoghurt [Sg]
γιαούρτι
yiaúrti
yoghurts [Pl]
γιαούρτια
yiaurtia
sugar
ζάχαρη
zákhari
salt
αλάτι
aláti
pepper
πιπέρι
pipéri
spice [Sg]
μπαχαρικό
bakharikó
spices [Pl]
μπαχαρικά
bakhariká
oil
λάδι
ládi

Basic Words & Phrases

EnglishGreekGreek
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
(to) eat
τρώω
tróo
food
φαγητό
τροφή
fayitó
trofí

(to) drink
πίνω
píno
drink [Sg]
ποτό
potó
drinks [Pl]
ποτά
potá
hungry
πεινασμένος
pinasménos
hunger
πείνα
pína
thirsty
διψασμένος, δειψασμένη, δειψασμένο
dipsasménos (m), dipsasméni (f), dipsasméno (n)
thirst
δίψα
dípsa
(to) cook
μαγειρεύω
mayirévo
(to) taste
δοκιμάζω
dokimázo
tasty
γευστικός, γευστική, γευστικό
yefstikós (m), yefstikí (f), yefstikó (n)
delicious
νόστιμος, νόστιμη, νόστιμο
nóstimos (m), nóstimi (f), nóstimo (n)
Bon appetit! / Enjoy your meal!
Καλή όρεξη!
Kalí órexi!
Cheers! / To your health!
Γεια μας!
Στην υγειά σου!
Yia mas!
Stin iyιá su!

breakfast
πρωινό γεύμα
proinó yévma
lunch
μεσημεριανό
mesimerianó
dinner
βραδινό
vradinó
restaurant [Sg]
εστιατόριο
estiatório
restaurants [Pl]
εστιατόρια
estiatória
bar [Sg]
μπαρ
bar
bars [Pl]
μπαρ
bar
café
καφενείο
καφετέρια
kafenío
kafetéria

Dishes

EnglishGreekGreek
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
soup [Sg]
σούπα
súpa
soups [Pl]
σούπες
súpes
salad [Sg]
σαλάτα
saláta
salads [Pl]
σαλάτες
salátes
french fries / chips
πατάτες τηγανιτές
πατατάκια
patátes tiganités
patatákia

Dishes & Cutlery

EnglishGreekGreek
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
cutlery
μαχαιροπίρουνα
makheropíruna
fork
πιρούνι
pirúni
spoon
κουτάλι
kutáli
knife
μαχαίρι
makhéri
plate
πιάτο
piáto
glass
ποτήρι
potíri
cup
φλιτζάνι
flitzáni
mug
κούπα
kúpa

Drinks

EnglishGreekGreek
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
water
νερό
neró
mineral water
μεταλλικό νερό
metallikó neró
soda water / sparkling water
ανθρακούχο νερό
anthrakúkho neró
still water
μεταλλικό νερό
metallikó neró
juice [Sg]
χυμός
khimós
juices [Pl]
χυμοί
khimí
beer
μπύρα
bíra
wine
κρασί
krasí
champagne
σαμπάνια
sampánia
cocktail
κοκτέιλ
koktéil
milk
γάλα
gála
cocoa
κακάο
kakáo
coffee
καφές
kafés
tea
τσάι
tsái

Flavors

EnglishGreekGreek
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
sweet
γλυκός, γλυκιά, γλυκό
glikós (m), glikiá (f), glikó (n)
sour
ξινός, ξινή, ξινό
xinós (m), xiní (f), xinó (n)
spicy
πικάντικος, πικάντικη, πικάντικο
pikántikos (m), pikántiki (f), pikántiko (n)
salty
αλμυρός, αλμυρή, αλμυρό
almirós (m), almirí (f), almiró (n)
bitter
πικρός, πικρή, πικρό
pikrós (m), pikrí (f), pikró (n)

Fruit & Vegetables

EnglishGreekGreek
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
fruit
φρούτα
frúta
vegetables
λαχανικά
lakhaniká
apple [Sg]
μήλο
mílo
apples [Pl]
μήλα
míla
orange [Sg]
πορτοκάλι
portokáli
oranges [Pl]
πορτοκάλια
portokália
strawberry [Sg]
φράουλα
fráula
strawberries [Pl]
φράουλες
fráules
banana [Sg]
μπανάνα
banána
bananas [Pl]
μπανάνες
banánes
potato [Sg]
πατάτα
patáta
potatoes [Pl]
πατάτες
patátes
cucumber [Sg]
αγγούρι
angúri
cucumbers [Pl]
αγγούρια
angúria

Meat & Sausages

EnglishGreekGreek
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
meat
κρέας
kréas
sausage [Sg]
λουκάνικο
lukániko
sausages [Pl]
λουκάνικα
lukánika
small sausage [Sg]
μικρό λουκάνικο
λουκανικάκι
mikró lukániko
lukanikáki

small sausages [Pl]
μικρά λουκάνικα
λουκανικάκια
mikra lukánika
lukanikákia

ham
ζαμπόν
zampón
chicken
κοτόπουλο
kotópulo
fish
ψάρι
psári
beef
βοδινό κρέας
vodinó kréas
lamb
αρνάκι
arnáki

Sweets

EnglishGreekGreek
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
chocolate
σοκολάτα
sokoláta
pie [Sg]
πίτα
píta
pies [Pl]
πίτες
pítes
cake [Sg]
κέικ
kéik
cakes [Pl]
κέικ
kéik
biscuit [Sg]
μπισκότο
biskóto
biscuits [Pl]
μπισκότα
biskóta
icecream
παγωτό
pagotó

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