noun. a charge added at a restaurant for every bottle of wine served that was not bought on the premises.
- service fee
- -age (English)
- -age (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
- cork (English)
- cork (Middle English (1100-1500))
Example sentences of the word corkage
1. Noun, singular or mass
If you decide to bring your bottle to a restaurant on the ship you will have to pay a corkage fee.