coffee bar


Definition of coffee bar 

: an establishment or counter where coffee and usually light refreshments are served

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Yet the best price on the rare pop is inside Shinola flagship's store, 441 W. Canfield in Detroit, where there is a cooler full of Shinola Cola near the store's coffee bar. Detroit Free Press, "Shinola Cola sells for $2-plus in downtown Detroit, free in Midtown," 30 June 2018 Propp stocks the coffee bar with sugar, cream and cups. Danielle Paquette,, "Americans with disabilities are finding new leverage in a tight job market," 21 June 2018 However, more and more, teens are gravitating to local coffee shops before school — or even at their school coffee bar — to help them get through their homework, classes, and after-school activities., "Should teens be drinking coffee?," 29 May 2018 Last year, a coffee bar's new bacon biscuits came along to wow the daily crowd. Bud Kennedy, star-telegram, "In Arlington, the Fork in the Road leads to classic breakfast and biscuits," 20 June 2018 Or a strange coffee bar-art installation-free co-working space sponsored by Cadillac? Anne Kadet, WSJ, "New York City Adventures at Your Fingertips With New App," 24 Apr. 2018 Breakfast is served all day along with a full coffee bar selection. Audrey Gorden, RedEye Chicago, "The best 'damn fine' coffee (and pie) in Chicago to get caffeinated for the 'Twin Peaks' premiere," 22 May 2017 Advertisers were moving to the Internet, following the younger readers as apt to watch short videos on YouTube as to pick up a newspaper in a coffee bar. idahostatesman, "About Us: 150 Years of News and Change | Idaho Statesman," 1 Aug. 2015 Bar service: Full coffee bar, including pour over, teas, juices. Debbi Snook,, "Cleveland's Fluffy Duck Cafe specializes in croissants, breads (photos, review)," 5 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of coffee bar

1886, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of coffee bar was in 1886

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English Language Learners Definition of coffee bar

: a place where coffee and usually other drinks and refreshments are sold

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