chophouse

noun
chop·​house | \ ˈchäp-ˌhau̇s How to pronounce chophouse (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web The Brooklyn chophouse partnered with wax museum Madame Tussauds to give a host of Hollywood heavyweights a seat at its open tables. Jeanette Settembre, Fox News, "Iconic New York steakhouse Peter Luger fills empty dining room with celebrity wax figures," 26 Feb. 2021 The upscale chophouse will offer a three-course menu for $45 per person. Marcy De Luna, Chron, "11 Halloween and Día de los Muertos restaurant deals in Houston," 29 Oct. 2020 If hopping on a flight to New York City isn’t on your agenda anytime soon, there are several restaurants in Houston that offer a taste of the Big Apple including Jewish-style delicatessens, pizzerias and chophouses. Marcy De Luna, Houston Chronicle, "9 New York style restaurants in Houston," 15 Jan. 2020 The concept for Verna’s is fairly simple — a casual American chophouse with classic cocktails. Lisa Prevost, New York Times, "Colleges Invest So ‘What’s the Town Like?’ Gets an Upbeat Answer," 25 Feb. 2020 Television and newspaper executives, in town for a look-see, sat down to steaks at downtown chophouses while rookie embed reporters drank at the Mexican dive El Bait Shop. Michael M. Grynbaum, New York Times, "The National Media Mob Descends on Iowa," 3 Feb. 2020 The 1st City Café serves as the town’s main hub for Sunday brunch, and the Republic steakhouse offers an old-world-style chophouse. Alison Medley, Houston Chronicle, "Austin is known for cool hotels, but Nacogdoches' Fredonia Hotel is a hidden gem," 23 Jan. 2020 What to call the spot, tentatively a chophouse concept, is still up in the air. Jennifer Brett, ajc, "After 41 years, Marietta Square mainstay Shillings has sold," 19 Nov. 2019 PAUL GRILL Address: 350 Market St., St. Paul Phone: 651-224-7455 Description: Classic American steak, seafood and chophouse located alongside The Saint Paul Hotel’s famous garden. Nancy Ngo, Twin Cities, "Restaurant party spaces for that coming holiday soiree and beyond," 14 Nov. 2019

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circa 1690, in the meaning defined above

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“Chophouse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chophouse. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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