Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A complete meal of several courses, sometimes with choices permitted, offered by a restaurant at a fixed price.
  • n. A fixed price charged for such a meal.
  • n. See table d'hôte.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A menu in which the entire meal is offered at a single fixed price
  • n. The price of such a meal

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a menu listing fixed meals at fixed prices
  • adj. (of a restaurant meal) complete but with limited choices and at a fixed price

Etymologies

French : prix, price + fixe, fixed.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Borrowing from French prix fixé, literally "fixed price". (Wiktionary)

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