The definition of a cafe is a coffee shop, small restaurant or bar.
An example of cafe is where someone would pick up a cappuccino and a pastry.
A sidewalk cafe in Venice.
cafe definition by Webster's New World
- a coffeehouse
- a small restaurant, esp. one serving alcoholic drinks and sometimes providing entertainment
- a barroom
Origin: French coffee, coffeehouse ; from Italian caffè, coffee
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cafe definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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also ca·fe noun
A coffeehouse, restaurant, or bar.
Origin: French, coffee, café, from Italian caffè, coffee, from Ottoman Turkish qahveh; see coffee.
cafe - Computer Definition
(1) See Internet cafe.
(2) A Java development package for Windows and the Macintosh from Symantec. It was Symantec's first development environment for Java, which was superseded by Visual Cafe. See Visual Cafe.