Definition of gastropub in English:

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gastropub

Pronunciation: /ˈɡastrōˌpəb/

noun

British
A pub that specializes in serving high-quality food.
Example sentences
  • This will affect a large majority of the borough's pubs who have cashed in on the gastropub trend by serving bar snacks and full meals.
  • For those who bridle at the glaring omissions the reason is simply that I have restricted myself to restaurants or gastropubs that I have visited within the last year.
  • Nowadays there's the gastropub, an establishment driven as much by food as booze, frequently run by cooks without the equity to set up a restaurant proper.

Origin

1990s: blend of gastronomy and pub.

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Syllabification: gas·tro·pub

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