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trattoria

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noun trat·to·ria \ˌträ-tə-ˈrē-ə\

Definition of trattoria

plural trat·to·ri·as or trat·to·rieplay \-ˈrē-ˌā\

  1. :  restaurant; specifically :  a usually small Italian restaurant



Origin of trattoria

Italian, from trattore restaurateur, from French traiteur, from traiter to treat, from Old French traitier — more at treat


First Known Use: 1832


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