Food/Talking about Food
Part 1: General Conversation
- Do you eat breakfast every day?
- Do you ever skip breakfast? If so, how often and why?
- Did you drink coffee this morning?
- What have you eaten so far today?
- Are you a vegetarian?
- Do you eat …
- How often do you eat fresh fruit?
- Are there any foods that you wouldn't eat as a child that you eat now?
- Do you like peas and carrots? How about spinach?
- Do you know someone who struggles with an eating disorder?
- Have you ever been a diet? If so, how long did you stay on it?
- Are you concerned about your daily calorie intake when choosing something to eat?
- Do you drink …
- milk every day?
- tea every day?
- coffee for breakfast?
- At what times do you usually eat your meals?
- Did you eat lunch today?
- Do you always eat dinner with your family?
- Do you always eat vegetables?
- If you were on death row, what would you request for your last meal?
Cooking at home
- Do you cook? If yes, what food do you cook the most often?
- Do you like to cook? Why or why not?
- Can you cook well?
- Are you a good cook?
- Do you like …
- Chinese food?
- German food?
- American food?
- Italian food?
- What country's food do you like the most?
- Do you like to try new food and drinks?
- Do you prefer to eat at a restaurant or at home?
- Do you have a favorite cafe? If so, where is it? Why do you like it?
- What is the most expensive restaurant that you have ever been to?
- What did you eat there?
- When did you go?
- Who did you go with?
- Do you like to eat some desserts after dinner?
- What is the cheapest place to eat that you know?
- About how much is a meal?
- Where is it?
- How often do you go there?
- What kind of beverages do you usually drink?
- What kind of desserts do you like to eat?
- What restaurant in this city do you recommend?
- Why is it a good place?
- About how much does a meal cost?
- What special foods do you eat on holidays? (Christmas, New Year's Day, etc.)
- Have you ever had pot-luck?
- What would you bring to a pot-luck lunch?
- Do you like brunch?
- What is the strangest food you have ever tried?
- Do you have any food allergies?
- Do you believe that "we are what we eat?"
- What do you think about super-sizing?
- Should fast food restaurants serve healthier food?
- Do you like pizza?
- What is your favorite pizza topping?
- How often do you order pizza to your home?
- Are there pizzerias near your home that deliver pizzas?
- How do you make pizza at home?