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Food Conversation Questions
What’s your favorite kind of food? (Italian, Chinese or Mexican, for example)
What about your favorite dish? (Pizza, vegetable soup, spaghetti, hamburger, etc. )
Do you have a favorite restaurant? What kind of food do they serve?
If you had to pick one food to eat for the rest of your life, what would it be?
What’s one food that you never want to eat again?
Were you a picky eater when you were a child?
Was there anything that you refused to eat?
Why do you think it’s common for some kids to not like eating vegetables?
Why do some people like some food more than others?
What role do you think culture plays in the foods that we like?
Do you try new foods when you travel?
Tell me about a food you didn’t expect to like but enjoyed eating.
What is the oddest food that you’ve ever eaten?
How do you feel about eating insects?
Do you prefer knowing where a food comes from when you try it for the first time?
Is there a food that you refuse to eat?
How important is it to eat healthy?
Are diets a good way to control what you eat?
What do you think about vegetarians? People that don’t eat meat.
Could you ever be a vegetarian? Why?
Do you think it’s better to be a Pescatarian before becoming a vegetarian? Pescatarians are people that eat fish but no other meats.
What’s your opinion of vegans? People that don’t consume animal products in general.
Do you think you would ever become a vegan? Why or why not?
Have you ever heard of a fruitarian diet?
If yes, what’s your opinion on it?
Do you consider the environment when you go grocery shopping?
Are there some products you won’t buy because of their negative impact?
If so, which products?
Do you have reusable shopping bags?
What other factors do you consider when you’re grocery shopping?