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Learn Japanese Food Vocabulary and Drink Words
If you are looking for a place to build on your basic Japanese vocabulary - especially when it comes to learning Japanese food vocabulary and drink words, this page should help you get a decent start. Look through the list below to see what new food and drink words you can learn in Japanese today with our Japanese to English food dictionary!

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View this list of Japanese food words with translations from: Japanese to English or English to Japanese
(Words in bold added during the last update. Latest additions can also been seen on our LearnJapaneseCL twitter page.)

Food Words in Japanese:

Aisu kuriimu - Ice cream

Banana - Banana
Bataa - Butter

Chiizu - Cheese

Daikon - Japanese radish

Ichigo - Strawberry

Keeki - Cake

Maguro - Tuna
Meron - Melon
Momo - Peach

Nashi - Pear
Negi - Green onion
Niku - Meat

Onigiri - Riceball
Orenji - Orange

Pan - Bread

Sakana - Fish
Su - Vinegar

Tako - Octopus
Tamago - Egg
Tomato - Tomato

Wasabi - Horse radish

Drink Words in Japanese:

Biru - Beer

Juusu - Juice

Kokoa - Cocoa
Koohii - Coffee

Miruku - Milk
Mizu - Water

Ocha - Japanese Tea

Wain - Wine

General Food and Drink Related Words in Japanese:

Itadakimasu - I will receive (Said before eating)
Gochisosama / Ogochisousama deshita - Thanks for the good meal (Said after eating)

Oishii - Delicious

Irasshaimasen - Restaurant greeting (Said to the person entering the restaurant)

Onaka ga suita - I'm hungry
Onaka ga ippai desu - I'm full

Asagohan - Breakfast
Hirugohan - Lunch
Bangohan - Dinner

Phrases Containing Food and Drink Words in Japanese:

Aisu kuriimu o kudasai - I would like some ice cream
Kissaten - Coffee shop

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