UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈrɛstərɒnt/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈrɛstərənt, -təˌrɑnt, -trɑnt/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(restər ənt, -tə ränt′, -tränt)

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Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. go to a [Greek, vegetarian] restaurant
  2. [eat out, dine] in a [Greek] restaurant
  3. a [cheap, pricey, grubby, great, fancy] restaurant
  4. a [5] -star restaurant
  5. a [busy, bustling, popular] restaurant
  6. a [city center, shopping mall, service station] restaurant
  7. the [hotel, club, gym, buffet] restaurant
  8. have [breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner] in a restaurant
  9. [work, serve, clean, cook] in a restaurant
  10. [review, rate, slate, criticize] a restaurant
  11. the restaurant is open [24 hours, from 9:00 to 5:00]
  12. a restaurant specializing in [seafood, steak, vegan dishes]
  13. the restaurant specializes in [seafood]
  14. the restaurant's specialty is [seafood]
  15. the restaurant employs [four waiters, 10 people]
  16. a chain of [fast food, take-away] restaurants
  17. the [service, food, staff] at the restaurant
  18. the [opening, launch] of a new restaurant
n as adj
  1. the restaurant [chairs, tables, terrace, bar, kitchen]
  2. the restaurant [menu, manager, website]
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