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It is really just a large provincial city with fancy shops and restaurants. The Sun (2016)Their absolutely favourite thing at the moment is visiting the bathrooms in restaurants and hotels. The Sun (2016)The pretty quay is lined with bustling pubs and restaurants. The Sun (2017)Do you know a good restaurant in London? The Sun (2017)If you're single your new love first says hello in a health food restaurant. The Sun (2016)They're lucky enough to have a nice life where they get to eat at restaurants. The Sun (2017) Shops and restaurants selling alcohol must be more than 500m from motorways. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If there are no onsite facilities, this could be arranged through a local cafe or restaurant or a food delivery company. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is basically a (quite good ) dessert restaurant. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Halifax identifies that there are 14 Michelin-starred restaurants in places where properties sell at a discount to the neighbouring areas. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We eat out in some very good neighbourhood restaurants too. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But restaurants so often profess some sort of philosophy. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Workers were delivering an outdoor chiller unit to the fast food restaurant when the vehicle toppled over. The Sun (2013)Part of its work is to encourage hotels and restaurants to find and use local produce. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The heavily indebted pub and restaurant sector is facing a wave of collapses. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The food is fantastic with a choice of three restaurants for dinner. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Meeting at a public place like a restaurant has other perks as well. Christianity Today (2000)The expense of a restaurant meal before the movie. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)Bars and restaurants are often the masters of this particular dark art of obfuscation. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Wine makes infinitely more money for restaurants than food does. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Just do not expect to know how much sugar you are eating in his restaurants. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Dinner in the restaurant was worth the trip on its own. The Sun (2013)So are restaurant meals too big and what should they really weigh? The Sun (2016)And it happens to me quite often in restaurants. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The food is restaurant standard but requires no more than average kitchen skills to rustle up. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He enjoyed good food and wine and keenly sought out the best restaurants in any place he visited for work. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It has restaurants, shops and casinos galore. The Sun (2010)The glib answer to the question'What makes a good restaurant? Times, Sunday Times (2006)This elegant city-centre hotel has three restaurants and an extensive spa. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He didn't like going into restaurants or pubs in case he was pestered. Provided You Don't Kiss Me: 20 Years with Brian Clough (2007)As well as free wifi, there is a decent bar and cafe as well as a good restaurant. The Sun (2015)My brother once saw him at a restaurant in Liverpool Street. Sir Alf: A Major Reappraisal of the Life and Times of England's Greatest Football Manager (2006)The area has outstanding pubs, restaurants, shopping and schools. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'restaurant'
British English: restaurant /ˈrɛstəˌrɒŋ; ˈrɛstrɒŋ; -rɒnt/ NOUN
A restaurant is a place where you can buy and eat a meal.
...an excellent restaurant.
- American English: restaurant
- Arabic: مَطْعَم
- Brazilian Portuguese: restaurante
- Chinese: 餐馆
- Croatian: restoran
- Czech: restaurace
- Danish: restaurant
- Dutch: restaurant
- European Spanish: restaurante
- Finnish: ravintola
- French: restaurant
- German: Restaurant
- Greek: εστιατόριο
- Italian: ristorante
- Japanese: レストラン
- Korean: 식당
- Norwegian: restaurant
- Polish: restauracja
- European Portuguese: restaurante
- Romanian: restaurant
- Russian: ресторан
- Spanish: restaurante
- Swedish: restaurang
- Thai: ร้านอาหาร
- Turkish: restoran
- Ukrainian: ресторан
- Vietnamese: nhà hàng
Definition of restaurant from the Collins English Dictionary
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