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Definition of the noun Trattoria

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noun - plural: trattorias

  1. A small, informal Italian-style restaurant


  1. "Trattoria" is a 2012 drama film written by Jason Wolos and Dawn Rich and directed by Jason Wolos.
  2. "Trattoria" is a 2012 short drama film written and directed by Soleen Yusef.


"Trattoria" is a book by Patricia Wells.

  • also known as "Patricia Wells' Trattoria: Simple and Robust Fare Inspired by the Small Family Restaurants of Italy (Paperback)", Patricia Wells' Trattoria
  • subjects: Italy, National, Cooking


Trattoria is a record label.


Trattoria: A trattoria is an Italian-style eating establishment, less formal than a ristorante, but more formal than an osteria. There are generally no printed menus, the service is casual, wine is sold by the decanter rather than the bottle, prices are low, and the emphasis is on a steady clientele rather than on haute cuisine. The food is modest but plentiful and in some instances is even served family-style.

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Google previewThe Rough Guide to Italy (2011)

by Martin Dunford

Restaurants Traditionally, a trattoria is a cheaper and more basic purveyor of home-style cooking (cucina casalinga), while a ristorante is more upmarket, though the two are often interchangeable. Osterie are common too, basically an ...

Google previewFrommer's Northern Italy (2008)

Including Venice, Milan & the Lakes by John Moretti

and busy trattoria is a classic and has been packing them in for more than 50 years. A Venetian institution, it has a convenient location near the Rialto Bridge, five large dining rooms to accommodate the demand, an encouraging mix of loyal ...

Google previewSicily, the New Winter Resort (1908)

An Encyclopaedia of Sicily by Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen

A trattoria is a humbler kind of restaurant. Trifoglio. The Sicilian weed. An oxalis with a pale green trefoil leaf and a yellow flower like the giant musk. See General Index. Most lemon groves are carpeted with it. Trinacria. The name of Sicily.

Google previewEconoguide Cruises (2007)

Cruising the Caribbean, Hawaii, New England, Alaska, and Europe by Corey Sandler

La Trattoria is an evening-only offering at the Market Cafe serving pasta, pizza, and other traditional Italian fare, and Blue Lagoon is an indoor/outdoor food court featuring hamburgers, hot dogs, stir-fry dishes, and traditional fish- and-chips ...

Google previewSardinia (2003)

by Damien Simonis

A trattoria is a down-to-earth family style eatery while the term ristorante ( restaurant) is as broad in Italian as it is in English - anything from a divey diner to an exclusive five-star spot. The problem is that increasingly the terms are used ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Data Warehousing and Mining, Second Edition (2008)

by Wang, John

Luoise's Trattoria, which was bankruptcy in late 1997 and now successfully come back to the business, has been using analysis of credit-card transactions and customer-purchase data, part of data mining. President of this restaurant chain ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

eatery, hasbhouse, inn, luncheonette, pizzeria, porterhouse, rathskeller, rotisserie, steakhouse, tavern, tearoom, trattoria RELATED TERMS restaurant in Greece, small: taverna restaurant owner: restauranteur, restaurateur restaurant serving ...

Google previewNew American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (Revised &Updated) (2002)

by Philip D. Morehead

restaurant, steakhouse, chophouse, chuck wagon, coffee shop, diner, eatery, café, brasserie, trattoria, eating house, roadhouse, drive-in, cafeteria, lunch counter, luncheonette, Automat, canteen; dining room, refectory, mess hall.

Google previewBryson's Dictionary for Writers and Editors (2011)

by Bill Bryson

trattoria. Italian restaurant; pl. trattorie. Traviata, La. Opera by Giuseppe Verdi (1853). treiskaidekaphobia. Fear of the number 13. trek, trekked. Trentino-Alto Adige. Region of Italy. TriBeCa. Short for Triangle Below Canal Street, ...

Google previewAuthors' & Printers' Dictionary (1912)

A Guide for Authors, Editors, Printers, Correctors of the Press, Compositors, and Typists, with Full List of Abbreviations by Frederick Howard Collins

trattoria (It. f.), cook-shop. Trav., travels. travel/, -led, -ler, -ling. Travellers' Club, London (apos. at end). T.R.C., Thames Rowing Club, tithe rent charge. Treas., treasurer, treasury. tree - calf (binding), a bright-brown calf stained with ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)

by Murali Mohan Hundigam

Italian pudding—tiramisu Italian region, capital Florence—Tuscany Italian Renaissance painter—Raphael Italian resort—Alassio, Rimini Italian resort island—Capri Italian resort on the Gulf of Sorrento—Amalfi Italian restaurant— trattoria, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of New York City (2010)

Second Edition by Kenneth T. Jackson, Lisa Keller, Nancy Flood

Trattoria (an Italian restaurant in the Pan Am Building), the Forum of the Twelve Caesars (an extravagant rendering on West ...

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements)

by Various

Trattoria, trattōrē′a, n.acookshop. [It.] Trauma, traw′ma,n. an abnormal condition of the body caused by external injury.—adj.Traumat′ic, produced by wounds.—adv.Traumat′ically. —n.Traum′atism, trauma. [Gr., a wound.] ...

Google previewDictionary of Travel, Tourism and Hospitality (2012)

by S. Medlik

food court Bring Your Own pizzeria café relais cafeteria snack bar carvery speciality restaurant coffee shop trattoria diner truckshop restoration See conservation Retail Export Scheme Scheme administered by Customs and Excise in the UK, ...

Google previewThe Browser's Dictionary of Foreign Words and Phrases (2002)

by Mary Varchaver, Frank Ledlie Moore

trattoria (trah-toh-REE-ah) [Italian] An informal restaurant or eating place that offers Italian food at moderate prices. trecento (treh-CHEHN-toh) [Italian] The 14th century; ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Food Issues (2015)

by Ken Albala

Other choices will carry other meanings; for instance, for many people, a red and white checkerboard pattern immediately conveys the sort of Italian American trattoria that was so typical throughout much of the second half of the 20th century .

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