When you enter a restaurant, one of the first things you will be asked is how many people are in your party. To answer the phrase you would use is:

A table for X people please -> Una mesa para X personas, por favor.

Where X is the number of people in your party. If you need to review your numbers in Spanish please check out episode ???? and ???? of this Live Lingua Spanish podcast.

Let’s practice asking for a table.  

When you hear: 6 –  You say: Una mesa para seis personas, por favor.

Let’s get started!

¡Empecemos!

4 Una mesa para cuatro personas, por favor.
1 Una mesa para una persona, por favor.
11 Una mesa para once personas, por favor.
35 Una mesa para treinta y cinco personas, por favor.
6 Una mesa para seis personas, por favor.

We’ll see you in the next episode!

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Practice Exercises

¿Cómo se dice?  Tell the waiter you would like a table for this number of people:

2
5
1
4

 

Answers:  Una mesa para dos personas, por favor.  Una mesa para cinco personas, por favor.  Una mesa para una persona, por favor.  Una mesa para cuatro personas, por favor.


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