perma-packed flopspot

English translation: also heads (owns) permanently-packed hangout

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English term or phrase:perma-packed flopspot
Selected answer:also heads (owns) permanently-packed hangout
Entered by: Yvonne Gallagher

11:07 Sep 9, 2015
English language (monolingual) [PRO]
Art/Literary - Food & Drink
English term or phrase: perma-packed flopspot
Driven by owner Gilles Malefoss, who also helms perma-packed flopspot Monsieur Bleu and glam brasserie Petrus, the C.19th one-time train station now boasts dark gilded woods, raw marble and brilliant brass detailing with smoky green and mustard hues beneath soaring ceilings.
Ivan Niu
China
Local time: 04:31
also heads (owns) permanently-packed hangout
Explanation:
Monsieur Bleu =very popular place for people to hang out/spend time

helms=at the helm of/owns/manages

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Yvonne Gallagher
Ireland
Local time: 21:31
Grading comment
Thanks a lot, Gallagy!
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also heads (owns) permanently-packed hangout


Explanation:
Monsieur Bleu =very popular place for people to hang out/spend time

helms=at the helm of/owns/manages

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Note added at 75 days (2015-11-24 09:47:51 GMT) Post-grading
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glad to have helped

Yvonne Gallagher
Ireland
Local time: 21:31
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 16
Grading comment
Thanks a lot, Gallagy!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Piyush Ojha: flopspot -- a place where people go to flop (relax)? But not a flophouse!
35 mins
  -> Thanks, Oh, not a flophouse at all! This hangout could be quite upmarket!
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