Definition of Cobb salad in English:

Cobb salad

Pronunciation /ˌkäb ˈsaləd/ /ˌkɑb ˈsæləd/


  • A salad of lettuce topped with pieces of chicken, cheese, bacon, hard-boiled egg, avocado, and tomato, typically served as a main course.

    • ‘he had a Cobb salad at his desk for lunch’


1940s named after the American restaurant owner Robert Cobb (1899–1970).