Definition of table d'hôte in English:

table d'hôte

Syllabification: ta·ble d'hôte
Pronunciation: /ˌtäbəl ˈdōt, ˌtäblə, ˌtabəl


A restaurant meal offered at a fixed price and with few if any choices.
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  • Check its table d'hôte then make a reservation in one easy step.
  • You can choose from our A la Carte Menu or an extended table d'hôte Menu, with a comprehensive Wine list, all of which guarantee a most enjoyable evening.


early 17th century: French, literally 'host's table'. The term originally denoted a table in a hotel or restaurant where all guests ate together, hence a meal served there at a stated time and for a fixed price.

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