Examples of roadhouse in a Sentence
stopped at a roadhouse for some drinks and a little line dancing
Recent Examples of roadhouse from the Web
June 16: 2-4 p.m., Cool Rockin' Daddy (roadhouse-style six-piece band); 5-7:30 p.m., Louie Zagoras and Rollover (bluesy roots rock); 8:30-11 p.m., Gooroos (radio superhits).
Gregg Allman’s voice carried the history of the South: the roadhouse bars, the churches, the gravel roads.
A far cry from the barns and roadhouses that dot this countryside, the century-old museum building would look more at home on Portland’s South Park Blocks, 100 miles west.
Even though Patti Scialfa, his wife, shows up to harmonize on two numbers, this is not a singalong arena show or a roadhouse rouser.
Her most recent story for Preservation magazine was about Alaska roadhouses in the Fall 2016 issue.
The dinner will feature the menu from the roadhouse, which closed in 1973, and dated back to the end of the 19th century.
Zoning was looser in the county, which meant that Kenmore attracted roadhouses, taverns, a lakefront concrete plant and, in the ’60s and ’70s, plenty of strip malls.
The top prize was a dinner for 12 at the Bartelme Inn, the old roadhouse that was hauled from Shermer and Waukegan roads to 1776 Walter Ave.
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First Known Use of roadhouse
Synonymsbistro, boîte, cabaret, café (also cafe), club, nightspot, nitery (also niterie), nightclub, supper club
Related Wordsa-go-go, disco, discotheque (or discothéque); barroom, pub [chiefly British], public house [chiefly British], saloon, tavern; clip joint [slang], dive, honky-tonk, key club, speakeasy; canteen, watering hole, watering place
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