Venezuela Dining Etiquette

Dining etiquette in Venezuela is similar to the rules of dining etiquette in the other Andean and South American countries. The dining etiquette information below presents Venezuelan variations from general dining etiquette of Andean and South American as found on the Colombian dining etiquette page.

dining etiquette

You do not have to finish everything on your plate. When you want to indicate that you are finished with your meal, place your knife and fork parallel to each other with the fork tines facing 10 P.M. on the plate.

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resting knife and fork etiquette

Our resting utensils etiquette section covers the rules (american and continental) for resting your utensils when taking a break from eating, when you are finished eating, and when you are passing food [...]

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