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Definition of "izakaya" [izakaya]

  • A Japanese bar that also sells snacks (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "izakaya" in a sentence
  • "The punchline is that this izakaya, the Japanese word for a bar with food, is as close to a drinking den as the Middle East is to peace."
  • "They’re popular street food and served at festivals, but occassionally found in izakaya, too."
  • "Known as an izakaya, it's sort of a Japanese version of tapas."