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chop·house

 (chŏp′hous′)
n.
A restaurant that specializes in serving steaks and chops of meat.

chophouse

(ˈtʃɒpˌhaʊs)
n
(Cookery) a restaurant specializing in steaks, grills, chops, etc

chophouse

(ˈtʃɒpˌhaʊs)
n
(Commerce) (formerly) a customs house in China

chop•house

(ˈtʃɒpˌhaʊs)

n., pl. -hous•es (-ˌhaʊ zɪz)
a restaurant specializing in chops and steaks.
[1680–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chophouse - a restaurant that specializes in steaks
eatery, eating house, eating place, restaurant - a building where people go to eat
Translations

chophouse

nSteakhaus nt
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Typical Armenian cuisine, the kind of food you'd have at the home of an Armenian friend, is not served in the capital's well-known Armenian restaurants but rather in the minuscule low-key chophouses hidden in the maze-like backstreets of Burj Hammoud.
Containing a mixture of serial fiction and instructive articles, they were kept for consultation in kitchen drawers, in the back parlours of easy-shaving shops, and in boxes at small chophouses.
Yet today's new campus offerings, from diners serving breakfast all day to chophouses grilling up juicy steaks, herald a new day in dining--and induce envy in the rest of us.