noun, plural res·tau·ra·teurs [res-ter-uh-turz; French res-taw-ra-tœr] /ˌrɛs tər əˈtɜrz; French rɛs tɔ raˈtœr/.
- restaurant car,
Origin of restaurateur
Examples from the Web for restauranteurs
It's a system that mostly benefits restaurant critics and a select few relatively impecunious friends of restauranteurs.
According to the statements of restauranteurs this type says, "I will try anything once."How to Analyze People on Sight|Elsie Lincoln Benedict and Ralph Paine Benedict
Word Origin for restaurateur
1796, from French restaurateur, agent noun from restaurer "to restore" (see restaurant) on model of Late Latin restaurator "restorer." Native form restauranter is recorded from 1877.