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bis·tro

 (bē′strō, bĭs′trō)
n. pl. bis·tros
1. A small, informal restaurant serving wine.
2. A small bar, tavern, or nightclub.

[French bistro or bistrot, tavern owner, tavern.]

bistro

(ˈbiːstrəʊ)
n, pl -tros
a small restaurant
[French: of obscure origin; perhaps from Russian bistro fast]

bis•tro

(ˈbɪs troʊ, ˈbi stroʊ)

n., pl. -tros.
1. a small, modest, European-style restaurant or café.
2. a small nightclub or bar.
[1920–25; < French bistro(t)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bistro - a small informal restaurantbistro - a small informal restaurant; serves wine
eatery, eating house, eating place, restaurant - a building where people go to eat
Translations

bistro

[ˈbiːstrəʊ] Nbistro(t) m

bistro

[ˈbiːstrəʊ] npetit restaurant m

bistro

nBistro nt

bistro

[ˈbiːstrəʊ] nbistrot m inv
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The Bistro Group, the company behind at least 20 successful international and local restaurant brands with over 93 establishments nationwide will further intensify its subfranchising campaign as part of its expansion road map.
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