Definition of paladar in English:

paladar

noun

  • In Cuba: a small, independent, family-run restaurant, situated in a private home.

Origin

1990s; earliest use found in The Washington Post. FromCuban Spanish paladar, specifically sense of Spanish paladar palate, taste from an unattested suffixed variant of classical Latin palātum.

Pronunciation

paladar

/paləˈdɑː/