Go to a Restaurant

Having a meal at a restaurant is a social event that may cause anxiety if you have an autism spectrum disorder, and intellectual disability or have ADHD. This How To will help you get organised and prepare you for the situation.


1. Choose a restaurant

<p>1. Choose a restaurant</p>

2. Dress appropriately

<p>2. Dress appropriately</p>

3. Get money and cards

<p>3. Get money and cards</p>

4. Travel to restaurant

<p>4. Travel to restaurant</p>

5. Enter restaurant and request a table

<p>5. Enter restaurant and request a table</p>

6. Follow the waiter to the table and sit down

<p>6. Follow the waiter to the table and sit down</p>

7. Read the menu, make a selection

<p>7. Read the menu, make a selection</p>

8. When waiter returns order you selection

<p>8. When waiter returns order you selection</p>

9. Respond to any question the waiter may ask

<p>9. Respond to any question the waiter may ask</p>

10. If you are with others participate in the conversation

<p>10. If you are with others participate in the conversation</p>

11. Eat your meal when it arrives

<p>11. Eat your meal when it arrives</p>

12. Ask for the bill when you are ready to leave

<p>12. Ask for the bill when you are ready to leave</p>

13. Pay the bill

<p>13. Pay the bill</p>

14. Exit

<p>14. Exit</p>

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