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Bistros

Overview page. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink.

The original French incarnation of bistros is that they feature cuisine de grand-mère, or grandmother's cooking. Bistro foods and wines are robust, rustic, and plentiful. Bistros serve...

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Bistros

Overview page. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink.

The original French incarnation of bistros is that they feature cuisine de grand-mère, or grandmother's cooking. Bistro foods and wines are robust, rustic, and plentiful. Bistros serve...

See overview in Oxford Index

bistro

Allan Beaver.

in A Dictionary of Travel and Tourism

P ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Travel and Holiday. 12 words.

A small café, restaurant, or bar serving main meals in France.

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Bistro

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 70 words.

A small restaurant. The word may come from Russian bystro, ‘quick’, ‘fast’, and date from the Allied occupation of

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bistro

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 170 words.

arrow, barrow, farrow, harrow, Jarrow, marrow, narrow, sparrow, taro, tarot, Varro, yarrow • gabbro • Avogadro • Afro

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bistro

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 170 words.

arrow, barrow, farrow, harrow, Jarrow, marrow, narrow, sparrow, taro, tarot, Varro, yarrow • gabbro • Avogadro • Afro

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bistro

in The Oxford Companion to Food

January 2006; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 152 words.

a term which dates back only to the late 19th century in French and to the early 20th century in

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bistro

in The Oxford Companion to Food

January 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 153 words.

a term which dates back only to the late 19th century in French and to the early 20th century in

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<span class="smallCaps">Bistros</span>

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 592 words.

The original French incarnation of bistros is that they feature cuisine de grand-mère, or grandmother's cooking. Bistro foods and

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Bistros

Bob Pastorio.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 587 words.

The original French incarnation of bistros is that they feature cuisine de grand-mère, or grandmother's cooking. Bistro foods and

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bistro <i>noun</i>

Jennifer Speake and Mark LaFlaur.

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of Foreign Terms in English

January 1999; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 14 words.

E20 French.

A small wine bar or restaurant.

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