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English to Japanese: Learn Food Vocabulary and Drink Words in Japanese

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 English to Japanese food dictionary!

This page contains many food and drink words, translated from English to Japanese. First is the list of food words, followed by the list of drink words, then the list of general food and drink related words and phrases.

Below that you will find a comment section, where you can leave your comments or new translations, then then some additional learning resources that can be bought from Amazon, plus some links to some Japanese-themed articles.

Finally, you'll find a list of food and drink words and phrases that visitors have asked to be translated from English to Japanese, followed by our submit form where you can send any translations you happen to know in any language. All submitted words and phrases will be added to the site during a future update. Next to the submit form, you will find our Facebook and Twitter links where you can follow us to be notified of any updates to the site.

Food and Drink Words Translated from English to Japanese:

Whether you are learning about Japanese food and drink words in Japan, taking an online Japanese class, or plan to enrol yourself in Japanese language immersion school, our English to Japanese dictionary is always being updated with new food and drink words in Japanese which makes it an excellent supplement for those trying to learn how to speak Japanese.

View this list of Japanese food and drink 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 Twitter page: LearnJapaneseCL.)

English to Japanese Food Words:

  • Banana - Banana
  • Bread - Pan
  • Butter - Bataa
  • Cake - Keeki
  • Cheese - Chiizu
  • Egg - Tamago
  • Fish - Sakana
  • Green onion - Negi
  • Horse radish - Wasabi
  • Ice cream - Aisu kuriimu
  • Japanese radish - Daikon
  • Meat - Niku
  • Melon - Meron
  • Octopus - Tako
  • Orange - Orenji
  • Peach - Momo
  • Pear - Nashi
  • Riceball - Onigiri
  • Spinach - Hourensou
  • Strawberry - Ichigo
  • Sugar - Satou
  • Tomato - Tomato
  • Tuna - Maguro
  • Vinegar - Su

English to Japanese Drink Words:

  • Beer – Biru
  • Cocoa – Kokoa
  • Coffee – Koohii
  • Japanese Tea – Ocha
  • Juice - Juusu
  • Milk – Miruku
  • Water – Mizu
  • Wine - Wain

General Food and Drink Related Words and Phrases from English to Japanese:

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

  • Stomach - Onaka
  • I'm hungry - Onaka ga suita<
  • I'm full - Onaka ga ippai desu

  • Breakfast - Asagohan
  • Lunch - Hirugohan
  • Dinner - Bangohan

  • Ate - Tabeta
  • Coffee shop - Kissaten
  • Delicious - Oishii
  • I would like some ice cream - Aisu kuriimu o kudasai
  • Restaurant greeting - Irasshaimasen (Said to the person entering the restaurant)

Leave a Comment

If you found any errors in our translations, let us know in the comments below! Looking for a specific translation relating to the theme of this page? Free free to ask for one in the comment section as well. Otherwise, just let us know what's on your mind!

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Requested Japanese Translations

Do you know how to speak Japanese? Perhaps you can send in some translations to help the visitors of this site. Below are a list of food and drink words and phrases in English that people are looking to be translated into Japanese.

  • Curry
  • Food
  • Good food
  • Have you had your lunch?
  • Honey
  • Let's drink coffee.
  • May I please order food?
  • Muffins
  • My favorite food is lasagna.
  • Sweet
  • Vegetable
  • You are a waffle.
  • Yummy



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The Fine Print

The English to Japanese Dictionary featured at the Chromlea Language Tutor may contain some errors in the Japanese language. It is to be seen with a grain of salt, as all the content is from actual user submissions and not checked for grammatical / spelling accuracy (though we do correct our content as we are informed of errors). We wish you the best with your learning Japanese and hope you can find this site helpful in your Japanese language study.