bill of fare

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bill of fare

n. pl. bills of fare
1. A list of dishes offered; a menu.
2. A list of items or events in a presentation; a program.

bill of fare

n
(Cookery) another name for menu

bill′ of fare′


n.
1. a menu.
2. a program of entertainment.
[1630–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bill of fare - a list of dishes available at a restaurantbill of fare - a list of dishes available at a restaurant; "the menu was in French"
bill - a list of particulars (as a playbill or bill of fare)
a la carte - a menu having individual dishes listed with separate prices
prix fixe - a menu listing fixed meals at fixed prices
table d'hote - a menu offering a complete meal with limited choices at a fixed price
Translations
References in classic literature ?
She was to furnish typewritten bills of fare for the twenty-one tables in the restaurant--a new bill for each day's dinner, and new ones for breakfast and lunch as often as changes occurred in the food or as neatness required.
The people who frequent these ultra-expensive restaurants are branded as VIPs, the newspaper maintained, commenting sourly, "The only reason to count them as VIPs is the fact that they are super-rich and can easily afford high admission fees plus ordering dishes on the 'priceless' bills of fare.