[koo k-shop]


a place where prepared food is sold or served; restaurant.

Origin of cookshop

First recorded in 1545–55; cook1 + shop Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for cookshop

Historical Examples of cookshop

  • Then it wasn't worth while sending to Neufchatel for the keeper of a cookshop!

    Madame Bovary

    Gustave Flaubert

  • I do hope it's summink to do with a restaurant or a cookshop this time.

  • I put him back to where the constables came to search for me at the cookshop.

    The Queen Pedauque

    Anatole France

  • On the right of the door was a large room, occupied as a cookshop.


    Emile Zola

  • A thicker crowd, towards the middle of the street, poured in and out at the door of a cookshop.

    The Fallen Leaves

    Wilkie Collins