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[bis-troh; French bee-stroh]

1. a small, modest, European-style restaurant or café.

2. a small nightclub or restaurant.

Origin:-1920–25; < French bistro ( t ), orig. argot, first attested in the sense “proprietor of a tavern” (1884); of obscure origin.



Bistro de Leon is just that. My husband and I usually like to eat outdoors, but on a recent rainy Friday night we stopped in to Bistro de Leon for dinner.

The atmosphere is exactly like the dictionaries’ definition. Read More→