eating house

Definitions of eating house
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n a building where people go to eat

Synonyms:
eatery, eating place, restaurant
Types:
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bistro
a small informal restaurant; serves wine
brasserie
a small restaurant serving beer and wine as well as food; usually cheap
brewpub
a combination brewery and restaurant; beer is brewed for consumption on the premises and served along with food
cafe, coffee bar, coffee shop, coffeehouse
a small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold
cafeteria
a restaurant where you serve yourself and pay a cashier
canteen
restaurant in a factory; where workers can eat
canteen, mobile canteen
a restaurant outside; often for soldiers or policemen
diner
a restaurant that resembles a dining car
greasy spoon
a small restaurant specializing in short-order fried foods
grill, grillroom
a restaurant where food is cooked on a grill
hash house
an inexpensive restaurant
lunchroom
a restaurant (in a facility) where lunch can be purchased
rotisserie
a restaurant that specializes in roasted and barbecued meats
chophouse, steakhouse
a restaurant that specializes in steaks
tea parlor, tea parlour, teahouse, tearoom, teashop
a restaurant where tea and light meals are available
automat
a cafeteria where food is served from machines
buttery
a teashop where students in British universities can purchase light meals
caff
informal British term for a cafe
cybercafe
a cafe whose customers sit at computer terminals and log on to the internet while they eat and drink
espresso shop
a cafe where espresso is served
estaminet
a small (and usually shabby) cafe selling wine and beer and coffee
pull-in, pull-up
a roadside cafe especially for lorry drivers
Type of:
building, edifice
a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place

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