This is a conversation between a customer and the restaurant manager as the customer and his three companions arrive at the restaurant.
It is a busy Saturday evening. The man, Mr. John Daniels, made a telephone reservation to the restaurant yesterday afternoon.
In the dialogue, C is for Customer and M for the restaurant manager.
M Good evening Sir, do you have a reservation?
C Yes I do. I telephoned to make it yesterday afternoon.
M What’s your name?
C Daniels. John Daniels.
M For four people. Eight o’clock. Yes got it.
- Great. We’re a little early.
M That’s ok. No problem Sir. Allow my assistant to take your coats
C Yes. That’s very helpful.
M You are Table 11 over in the corner there next to rhe window. They are just preparing the table for you now. It will be in a few minutes.
C That’s wonderful, thank you.
M Please take a seat in our waiting area. The waiter will bring you the menu shortly
M Can I get you anything at the moment while you’re waiting?
C No thank you. We’re fine.
M As you wish Sir/
C Can you tell me where the toilets are please?
M Yes of course. If you follow in that direction, you will see a sign which directs you to the toilets for ladies and gents
C Thank you very much
M I hope you will enjoy your visit to our restaurant this evening and have a great meal.
C Thank you for your help so far.