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City of San Mateo Municipal Code.

5.03.280 RESTAURANT.

"Restaurant" means any coffee shop, cafeteria, short order cafe, luncheonette, tavern, bar, sandwich stand, soda fountain, confectionery, catering service, and any other eating or drinking establishment which sells or offers for sale food or drink to the public, and regardless of whether such food or drink is for consumption on or off the premises.