gas·​tro·​pub | \ ˈga-strō-ˌpəb How to pronounce gastropub (audio) \

Definition of gastropub

: a pub, bar, or tavern that offers meals of high quality

Examples of gastropub in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In the weeks following New York City’s shutdown orders this spring, Annie and Jess Goldfarb, part owners of Due West, a gastropub in Manhattan’s West Village, were staring financial ruin in the face. Outside Online, 17 July 2020 Blackbird Doughnuts: Doughnuts from the team behind South End gastropub Banyan Bar + Refuge. Kara Baskin,, 28 Feb. 2022 The Medina space will take advantage of Rockne’s large kitchen and become more of a gastropub. Marc Bona, cleveland, 28 Jan. 2022 The award-winning Daylesford Organic now has branches in four affluent central London neighborhoods, plus a spa beside the original shop in Daylesford, and a gastropub in Kingham, which is 2 miles up the road. Ruth Bloomfield, WSJ, 12 Jan. 2022 The property now houses Judy’s on Cherry and the Speckled Hen, her gastropub, which closed early in the pandemic and is now open only for private parties. Ruth Simon, WSJ, 20 Dec. 2021 While this Mill Valley gastropub served a big Hanukkah feast during last year’s shutdown, Floodwater is pulling back on the holiday to focus on operations. Janelle Bitker, San Francisco Chronicle, 4 Nov. 2021 This Southern California gastropub chain dishes American comfort classics. Phillip Valys,, 17 Nov. 2021 The last turkey tetrazzini recipe The Chronicle printed, back in 2009, was for a version from the owners of San Francisco gastropub Tipsy Pig. Janelle Bitker, San Francisco Chronicle, 10 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of gastropub

1996, in the meaning defined above

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19 May 2022

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“Gastropub.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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