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 Desert Ridge Marketplace had two new openings: a gastropub and a comic book-themed restaurant. Priscilla Totiyapungprasert, azcentral, "Tacos and sandwiches: 32 restaurants and bars that opened in December 2019 in metro Phoenix," 2 Jan. 2020 Some eateries seem to be doing well, such as Tap 42 gastropub and Cvi. Michael Mayo,, "Review: International Smoke in Aventura is a big-name, big-time disappointment," 14 Nov. 2019 Grab lunch there at The Next Door Pub, an excellent gastropub, then stock up on trail snacks at Country Aire Market. Libby Leonard, National Geographic, "How to see the wonders of the West Coast—without a car," 14 Dec. 2019 The gastropub has around 240 total seats including a patio area equipped with fire pits and heaters, as well as lounge areas with leather sofas. Justin Phillips,, "Floodwater wants to breathe life into Mill Valley’s late-night dining scene," 5 Dec. 2019 Our vision for this restaurant is a more contemporary gastropub concept, which patrons will see through our progressive design both indoors and outdoors. Susan Bryant,, "Gastropub chain Legends Tavern and Grille grows into Pompano Beach," 21 Nov. 2019 Football fans score big with finger foods, beer, specialty drinks, prizes and giveaways at local gastropubsThe Rabbit Hole is the place to be for fans of last year’s Super Bowl champs, the Philadelphia Eagles. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Where to watch your favorite NFL and college teams in San Diego," 19 Sep. 2019 Fashion axe beard salvia gastropub, unicorn trust fund readymade waistcoat. Christine Clarridge, The Seattle Times, "After Seattle Times alert flub inspires jokes on Reddit, Seattle musician creates hipster parody of ‘We Didn’t Start the Fire’," 21 Aug. 2019 Anheuser-Busch InBev had plans to open Golden Road Brewing, a sprawling beer garden on 40th Street near the gastropub, but the neighborhood fought against the plan which was ultimately scrapped by the beer giant. Justin Phillips,, "Hog’s Apothecary in Oakland to close on Sunday," 19 July 2019

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First Known Use of gastropub

1996, in the meaning defined above

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17 Jan 2020

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“Gastropub.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 19 January 2020.

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