Outdoor seating at a trattoria.
The definition of trattoria is a small, inexpensive Italian restaurant in a casual setting that serves simple meals and wine.
An example of a trattoria is a little Italian restaurant with only six tables that serves pasta and pizza.
a small, inexpensive Italian restaurant
Origin of trattoriaItalian ; from trattore, innkeeper ; from trattare, to manage, handle ; from Classical Latin tractare: see treat
An informal restaurant or tavern serving simple Italian dishes.
Origin of trattoriaItalian, from trattore, host, from trattare, to treat, from Latin tractare; see treat.
(plural trattorias or trattorie)
- A small, informal Italian-style restaurant.
From Italian trattoria