Definition of luncheonette
: a small restaurant serving light lunches
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The restaurant originally opened around 1970 down the street, replacing a luncheonette called Luxor.
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LUNCHEONETTE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of luncheonette for English Language Learners
: a small restaurant where lunches are served
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