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noun [countable] restaurant pronunciation in British English /ˈrest(ə)rɒnt/
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singularrestaurant
pluralrestaurants

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  1. a building or room where meals and drinks are sold to customers sitting at tables
    an Italian/Mexican restaurant
    a chain of restaurants
    His parents run a restaurant in the centre of town.
    I see they’re opening a restaurant next door.

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