There are many small details in the daily eating habits that make it difficult to integrate and make mistakes when eating meals in American countries, especially the United States. Therefore, this article will emphasize some notes about eating culture for those who first travel to the United States.
In the US, the eating style is very attentive, this is also something that many Asians in general when American tourism easily make mistakes. Americans sitting at the table will sit up straight, politely put their hands on the table. They used a spoon to bring food into their mouths, not putting the dishes in their mouths.
No sound when eating. They do not let the dishes touch or chew, even when using Asian dishes. Americans who are taught from babies when they have to eat and drink have to close their mouths to prevent others from seeing food in their mouths, open-mouthed eating is considered rude and this is also what many tourists come to America for the first time. error.
In particular, reduce the phone volume when you eat at restaurants, restaurants. It’s quite impolite if you’re having a meal and the phone rings loudly. Besides, if you need to listen to the phone, apologize and ask the person to sit at the table and take the phone off the table, avoid casually listening to the phone at the table because the person sitting at the table will feel disrespectful important.
When going to a party at home, you need to prepare a dish to bring along to contribute. If the landlord opens a party without the need to bring anything, you should bring a bottle of wine, a bouquet of flowers or a small gift to show courtesy and appreciation.
For parties with waiters and sitting with many people, note that Americans do not share dishes or spoons with anyone. Each guest has a separate bowl of dipping sauce, each with its own set of food, each person will take their own part when eating, remember to wait for the turn.