gas·​tro·​pub | \ ˈga-strō-ˌpəb \

Definition of gastropub 

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

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Mikkeller Bar The sprawling, industrial-chic gastropub Mikkeller comes by way of Copenhagen, as do the stunning design features. Krista Simmons, Condé Nast Traveler, "20 Best Bars in Los Angeles," 28 Feb. 2018 Here, blogger Jennifer Boles of The Peak of Chic suggests Southern Cola, made with amaro, courtesy of Holeman & Finch Public House, an Atlanta gastropub. Jennifer Boles, House Beautiful, "How to Make a Southern Cola Cocktail," 28 Oct. 2010 Lido Bottle Works Set within the Lido Marina Village retail complex, this hybrid wine-beer shop and gastropub is housed in a cool, all-black building facing the marina. Archana Ram, Condé Nast Traveler, "3 Best Day Trips from San Diego," 5 Mar. 2018 Both of this gastropub’s locations boast impressive tap lists, and the Irish-American food menu is slightly elevated; salads topped with strips of American Wagyu steak and old-school stews coexist here. Brittany Martin, Los Angeles Magazine, "Irish Pubs in L.A. We Suggest You Drink at Literally Any Day Other Than St. Patrick’s Day," 9 Mar. 2018 Capdeville opened in 2010 and was one of the first New Orleans businesses to embrace the gastropub label, signifying it as a bar that takes food seriously. Brett Anderson,, "Capdeville, a New Orleans gastropub, closed, leaving employees unpaid," 9 May 2018 After jumping into the restaurant industry at 25, Bayani moved from sandwich shops to fine dining to cocktail bars and gastropubs. Shelbie Lynn Bostedt, RedEye Chicago, "Rising Chicago chef on the city's best spots and bringing spring to Presidio," 7 June 2017 But the duke, who is deputy chairman of Sotheby’s and owns two small hotels and three gastropubs in the U.K., recognized that the environment for booksellers had become more competitive and wanted to ensure the shop’s future. Jeffrey A. Trachtenberg, WSJ, "From a London Bookstore to the U.S. Reader," 5 July 2018 The former Ariel’s Grotto and Cove Bar is now Lamplight Lounge, Disney‘s take on a California gastropub. Arthur Levine, USA TODAY, "Disneyland's new Pixar Pier: Is it Incredible?," 10 July 2018

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1996, in the meaning defined above

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