noun (plural plats du jour pronunc. same)
A dish specially prepared by a restaurant on a particular day, in addition to the usual menu: plat du jour—fresh wild salmon, new potatoes, and peas
More example sentences
- There was no menu, just the plat du jour then as much fruit, desert and cheese as you wanted.
- Whether the meal is called the daily special or the plat du jour, one thing is consistent: The serving.
- He has imported his famous recipe for pork belly and lentils as a plat du jour, only this version is garnished with frizzled leeks and two curled shavings of black truffle.
French, literally 'dish of the day'.
Definition of plat du jour in:
- The US English dictionary