cocktail lounge


Definition of cocktail lounge

: a public room (as in a hotel, club, or restaurant) where cocktails and other drinks are served

Examples of cocktail lounge in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Dean is the type of cocktail lounge that’s intimate, with lights on low and a menu book of classics. Globe Staff,, 11 June 2022 The JiuBa cocktail lounge on the first floor, a full-service dining room on the second floor, the tea ceremony and four exclusive private dining spaces, including VR Realm. Chelsea Davis, Forbes, 19 May 2022 Thirst-quencher bonus: a beer hall, wine tent and cocktail lounge. Laura Manske, Forbes, 5 June 2022 Rise Bar, a gay cocktail lounge; Mickey Spillane’s, a bar and restaurant; and, finally, Ritz Bar and Lounge. Julio Ramirez' final message with Carlos Camacho. Jay Valle, NBC News, 27 May 2022 One of the most iconic features was the 55th floor Ghost Bar, a large cocktail lounge cum night club famous for its open-air portion with glass floor looking straight down - way down. Larry Olmsted, Forbes, 18 Apr. 2022 Claiming two Victorian-style structures dating back to the 1860s, the hotel will offer two dining engagements, one of which is The Quinte, a turn-of-the-century-themed oyster house and cocktail lounge. Kat Odell, Vogue, 12 Jan. 2022 Bryant’s is Milwaukee’s oldest cocktail lounge, after all, At Random has been a Bay View staple since 1964, and the east side’s Jazz Estate opened in 1977. Kristine M. Kierzek, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 22 Dec. 2021 El Salón is an intimate cocktail lounge that features a proprietary collection of spirit blends; Bar Pintxo is a tapas concept inspired by Basque Country. Lea Lane, Forbes, 30 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of cocktail lounge

1934, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cocktail lounge was in 1934

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Last Updated

23 Jun 2022

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“Cocktail lounge.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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