Food & Drinks in Indonesian

Food & Drinks in Indonesian 2017-11-27T08:20:29+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 Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia)“.

Food & Drinks in Indonesian

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Basic Food & Spices

EnglishIndonesianPronunciation
(Audio)
bread [Sg]
roti
roti tawar

breads [Pl]
roti-roti
roll [Sg]
rol
rolls [Pl]
rol-rol
butter
mentega
cheese
keju
honey
madu
jam [Sg]
selai
jams [Pl]
selai-selai
egg [Sg]
telur
eggs [Pl]
telur-telur
noodles
mi
rice
nasi
yoghurt [Sg]
yoghurt
yoghurts [Pl]
yoghurt-yoghurt
sugar
gula
salt
garam
pepper
lada
merica

spice [Sg]
bumbu
spices [Pl]
bumbu-bumbu
oil
minyak

Basic Words & Phrases

EnglishIndonesianPronunciation
(Audio)
(to) eat
makan
food
makanan
(to) drink
minum
drink [Sg]
minuman
drinks [Pl]
minuman-minuman
hungry
lapar
hunger
rasa lapar
thirsty
haus
thirst
rasa haus
(to) cook
memasak
(to) taste
merasakan
tasty
enak
delicious
enak
Bon appetit! / Enjoy your meal!
Selamat makan!
Selamat menikmati!

Cheers! / To your health!
Tos!
Untuk kesehatanmu!

breakfast
makan pagi
sarapan

lunch
makan siang
dinner
makan malam
restaurant [Sg]
restoran
rumah makan

restaurants [Pl]
restoran-restoran
bar [Sg]
bar
bars [Pl]
bar-bar
café
kafe

Dishes

EnglishIndonesianPronunciation
(Audio)
soup [Sg]
sup
soups [Pl]
sup-sup
salad [Sg]
salad
salads [Pl]
salad-salad
french fries / chips
kentang goreng

Dishes & Cutlery

EnglishIndonesianPronunciation
(Audio)
cutlery
alat makan
fork
garpu
spoon
sendok
knife
pisau
plate
piring
glass
gelas
cup
gelas
cangkir

mug
cangkir

Drinks

EnglishIndonesianPronunciation
(Audio)
water
air
mineral water
air mineral
soda water / sparkling water
air soda
still water
air suling
juice [Sg]
jus
juices [Pl]
jus-jus
beer
bir
wine
anggur
champagne
sampanye
cocktail
koktil
milk
susu
cocoa
kokoa
coffee
kopi
tea
the

Flavors

EnglishIndonesianPronunciation
(Audio)
sweet
manis
sour
asam
spicy
pedas
salty
asin
bitter
pahit

Fruit & Vegetables

EnglishIndonesianPronunciation
(Audio)
fruit
buah
vegetables
sayur
apple [Sg]
apel
apples [Pl]
apel-apel
orange [Sg]
jeruk
oranges [Pl]
jeruk-jeruk
strawberry [Sg]
stroberi
strawberries [Pl]
stroberi-stroberi
banana [Sg]
pisang
bananas [Pl]
pisang-pisang
potato [Sg]
kentang
potatoes [Pl]
kentang-kentang
cucumber [Sg]
mentimun
cucumbers [Pl]
mentimun-mentimun

Meat & Sausages

EnglishIndonesianPronunciation
(Audio)
meat
daging
sausage [Sg]
sosis
sausages [Pl]
sosis-sosis
small sausage [Sg]
sosis kecil
small sausages [Pl]
sosis-sosis kecil
ham
ham
chicken
ayam
fish
ikan
beef
sapi
lamb
kambing

Sweets

EnglishIndonesianPronunciation
(Audio)
chocolate
coklat
pie [Sg]
pai
pies [Pl]
pai-pai
cake [Sg]
kue
cakes [Pl]
kue-kue
biscuit [Sg]
biskuit
biscuits [Pl]
biskuit-biskuit
icecream
es krim

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