Entry from British & World English dictionary
noun (plural Wirtshäuser /ˈvɪrtshɔɪzə/ /ˈvɪrtshɔyzɐ/)
A hostel or inn in a German-speaking country.
- In the Wirtshaus zum Griena you won't find tremendously fancy food.
- The atmosphere in the Wirtshaus in der Au is very friendly and has great service.
- One of the oldest taverns in Munich, this Wirtshaus has an excellent combination of fantastic service and outstanding local dishes.
German, literally 'house of the innkeeper'.
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