For all your dictionary needs!
Spelling. Are you looking for distro, Mistro, or Nistro?
Header of bistro


Bistro appears in the following palindrome (phrase that reads the same backward as forward):

  • No parades: a bistro’s four Ugandan apostates push togas a Goth’s upset at, so pan a DNA guru (of sorts) I based a rap on.
View more palindromes!
Video footage: Irritated girl waiting for someone in the bistro, steadycam shot
Play/pauseBuy footageFind more

Definition of the noun bistro

What does bistro mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: bistros

  1. a small informal restaurant; serves wine

Specialised definition of the noun bistro

Glossary of sports

a small restaurant or bar (2008. Dictionary of Leisure, Travel and Tourism. Third edition. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)


Bistro a.k.a. Byers Street Bistro is a Venue, Building in Staunton city.


"Bistro" is a composition.


  1. Bistro: A bistro, is, in its original Parisian incarnation, a small restaurant serving moderately priced simple meals in a modest setting. Bistros are defined mostly by the foods they serve. French home-style cooking, and slow-cooked foods like cassoulet, a bean stew, are typical.
    • also known as Bistro cuisine
  2. Bistro is a programming language designed and developed by Nikolas Boyd. It is intended to integrate features of Smalltalk and Java, running as a variant of Smalltalk that runs atop any Java virtual machine conforming to Sun Microsystems' Java specification.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Bistro

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewBistro Recipes

by M Martin

A bistro is a small, casual eating establishment known for serving hearty, simple fare along with wine. Bistros...

Google previewThe Gyros Journey (2006)

Affordable Ethnic Eateries Along the Front Range by Joey Porcelli, Clay Fong

Typically, a bistro is a neighborhood restaurant where one can partake of French home cooking, typically robust, earthy dishes such as cassoulet, a casserole traditionally made with pork, beans, and fowl. Bistros are not temples of haute ...

Google previewThe Great Good Place (1999)

Cafes, Coffee Shops, Bookstores, Bars, Hair Salons, and Other Hangouts at the Heart of a Community by Ray Oldenburg Ph.D.

Le bistro is a democratic and encompassing institution to which all are welcome, and there are no compartments into which the various grades of humanity are segregated, as in the pubs across the Channel. It is true that the café has had a ...

Google previewHollywood and the Best of Los Angeles (2011)

by Robert White, Phyllis White

The Plow & Angel Bistro is a more casual place for dinner only. There is an excellent bar menu, for nibbles with your drinks, as well as a “small plates” menu and a “big plates” menu, and a three-course fixed meal that changes every night and ...

Google previewHawaii Restaurant Guide 2005 (2005)

by Robert Carpenter, Robert E. Carpenter, Cindy V. Carpenter

Impressions: Duc's Bistro is a cool oasis of sophistication, which is an interesting contrast to the street scene outside in Chinatown. The menu blends French recipes with Vietnamese influences and throws in a little Cajun attitude just for spice.

Google previewShadows of Greed (2007)

by Ned Millis

” Binky's Bistro is a pleasant little place facing the main channel of the Inter Coastal Waterway ...

Google previewWashington University in St. Louis 2012 (2011)

by Ben Shanken, Dan Carlin

The Backstage Bistro is a classy jazz club downtown, which features top performers like Ahmad Jamal and Joshua Redman. Next door is the St. Louis Symphony, one of the best in the country, which performs every Friday and Saturday night ...

Google previewVancouver, Victoria and Whistler (2006)

by Ulysses Travel Guides

874-8008 The Seasons Hilltop Bistro is a pleasant restaurant with classic, elegant decor and an unhindered view of the city. Succulent Pacific Northwest cuisine. Reservations are required. Also open for lunch and weekend brunch.

Google previewInsiders' Guide® to Austin (2011)

by Hilary Hylton, Cam Rossie

Bistro is a word much bandied about these days, but Chez Nous is as close to the real thing as you can get in Austin, with traditional dishes like oven-roasted chicken and homemade pâtés. There is a menu du jour, daily chef's specials, plus ...

Google previewFood Lovers' Guide to® Austin (2011)

Best Local Specialties, Markets, Recipes, Restaurants & Events by Crystal Esquivel

Bombay Bistro is a great Indian restaurant housed in a busy shopping center. The interior is comfortable but classy, with an open kitchen and friendly waitstaff. During lunch there is an ample lunch buffet, with a nice array of dishes, chutneys, ...

Google previewThe Insider's Guide to the Colleges, 2011 (2010)

Students on Campus Tell You What You Really Want to Know, 37th Edition by Yale Daily News Staff

However, there are alternatives for the ravenous Clarkie— the Bistro is an on- campus café that offers students savory sandwiches and eggs cooked every way possible. Also, the city of Worcester offers restaurants within walking distance of ...

Google previewChuck and Blanche Johnson's Savor Michigan Cookbook (2007)

Michigan's Finest Restaurants, Their Recipes & Their Histories by Chuck Johnson, Blanche Johnson

San Chez Bistro is a fabulous success story for all the right reasons. Beautiful high-vaulted tin ceiling supported by mosaic pillars, sandblasted brick walls, the mesmerizing activity of an open kitchen, and the one intangible so sought after by ...

Google previewFrank Leslie's Sunday Magazine (1888)

Bistro is the soot of wood-ashes. Of real ultramarine but little is found in the market. It is obtained from the precious lapis lazuli ...

Google previewFood and Drink in American History (2013)

A "Full Course" Encyclopedia by Andrew F. Smith

A bistro may be a small wine shop, bar, or casual restaurant. Bistros derive from French culinary traditions and typically have limited food choices. The food tends to be hearty. The term “bistro” became popular in America during the mid-20th ...

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America (2013)

by Andrew Smith

Bistro foods and wines are robust, rustic, and plentiful. Bistros serve simple dishes, presented simply and priced inexpensively, as would be ex- pected in neighborhood restaurants that cater to nearby residents. Bistros in France still preserve ...

Google previewDictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines (1878)

by Andrew Ure

(Bistro, Fr.; Bister, Ger.) A brown colour which is used in watercolours, in the same way as China ink. It is prepared from wood-scot, that of beech being preferred. The most compact and best-burned parcels of soot are collected from the ...

Google previewThe Beatles Encyclopedia: Everything Fab Four [2 volumes] (2014)

Everything Fab Four by Kenneth Womack

Pepper's Bistro, occupying the former bus shelter “in the middle of the roundabout” on Penny Lane, a locale made famous by the Beatles' song “Penny Lane.” (Kenny1/ The Beatles pose on the stairs of ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Terms in Art. Edited and illustrated by F. W. F. (1870)

The Roman bistro is esteemed the best, but the quality of that met with in commerce depends chiefly ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

spell, stillness, stop, tranquility, unwind, vacation rest, of bodies at: static rest, tendency of body to remain at: inertia restaurant: automat, barbecue, beanery, bistro, brasserie, café, cafeteria, canteen, chophouse, diner, eatery, hasbhouse, inn, ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Bistro

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Bistro

Click on an item to view that photo:


If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Small photo of Young female cook offering salad at bistro counter and smilingSmall photo of cafe bistro table chairs seating on a holiday springtime afternoon in south germany historical citySmall photo of cafe bistro table chairs seating on a holiday springtime afternoon in south germany historical citySmall photo of cafe bistro table chairs seating on a holiday springtime afternoon in south germany historical citySmall photo of cafe bistro table chairs seating on a holiday springtime afternoon in south germany historical citySmall photo of cafe bistro table chairs seating on a holiday springtime afternoon in south germany historical citySmall photo of cafe bistro table chairs seating on a holiday springtime afternoon in south germany historical city More...

Videos about Bistro

Click on an item to play that video:

See also the pronunciation examples of Bistro!

Scrabble value of B3I1S1T1R1O1

The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine