steak house


: a restaurant whose specialty is beefsteak

Examples of steak house in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Bazaar’s conceit is, more or less, turn-of-the-millennium culinary modernism grafted onto some second thing: Las Vegas, Los Angeles, and one of the Chicago locations adopt the trappings of a steak house; the D.C. Bazaar brings spheres and foams to classic Americana. Helen Rosner, The New Yorker, 22 Oct. 2023 The downtown Wilmington steak house, which sits adjacent to sister restaurant Bardea Food & Drink, is designed as a choose-your-own adventure into the land of rare cuts of meat. Chelsea Brasted, Southern Living, 23 Aug. 2023 Mister Charles is Dallas, a big-spending pasta and steak house with customers dressed to the nines and the design turned up to an 11. Sarah Blaskovich, Dallas News, 21 July 2023 The 1,400-plus restaurants run the gamut from iconic steak houses (Charlie’s, Crescent City Steaks) to Vietnamese stalwarts (Tan Dinh and Dong Phuong) to Creole (Dooky Chase’s) and Cajun mainstays (Cochon). Kate Donnelly, Travel + Leisure, 8 July 2023 No charges will be filed in the case of seven people being poisoned by a narcotic at a Japanese steak house in Pace, Fla., according to a report by the Pensacola News Journal. Warren Kulo |, al, 20 June 2023 Famed designer Ken Fulk, known for splashy revamps of prominent restaurants such as San Francisco’s Boulevard and a high-end steak house at Chase Center, was behind the remodel. Elena Kadvany, San Francisco Chronicle, 9 May 2023 Starter, choice of one: steak house salad, Caesar salad, lobster bisque. The Courier-Journal, 5 Apr. 2023 Does New York City need another steak house? The New Yorker, 11 Mar. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1762, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of steak house was in 1762

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“Steak house.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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