The etiquette for eating is not the same for every food. The table manner for eating continental food is different, a dessert is different and seafood is different. The etiquette for eating sea food differs depending upon the type of seafood.
Are you planning to visit Dubai? If so, then Dubai Marina is a must to visit place. This artificial canal city is famous for its striking buildings and awesome skyscrapers. Dubai Marina restaurants offer a variety of tasty and mouth watering delicacies. Seafood is one of their specialties. Before visiting Dubai you should increase your knowledge on seafood etiquette.
How to eat lobster
Use lobster crackers, if the claws are not cracked. Pull the meat with a fork after cracking the claws. Use lobster pick to eat small pieces.
How to eat mussels
Use a fork to extract the meat from the mussels. Empty shells should be left on a spare plate.
How to eat prawns
Give a sharp tug to remove the tail and head of the prawns. Bend the prawn to loosen it from its shell. Then peel the shell off. Remove the black thread like part and then eat the meat.
How to eat oysters
Oysters are not generally served closed. All you have to do is to hook it to oyster fork and devour.
How to eat crab
Use tongs to crack the shell of the crab. Then use a fork to pull the meat and eat.
How to eat whole fish
Remove the head of the fish from behind gills. To remove the bones use a knife to slit the fish from top to bottom. Remove the bones after laying the fish flat on the plate.
Dubai Marina restaurants are very popular that you see a lot of the rich and famous dining. It is important to follow seafood etiquette to avoid embarrassment.
Get ready to enjoy sumptuous seafood but do make sure you follow the right etiquette.