Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The manager or owner of a restaurant.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The owner of a restaurant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The keeper of an eathing house or a restaurant.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The keeper of a restaurant.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the proprietor of a restaurant

Etymologies

French, from restaurer, to restore; see restaurant.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Borrowing from French restaurateur. (Wiktionary)

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