salad bar


Definition of salad bar

: a self-service counter (as in a restaurant) featuring an array of salad makings and dressings

Examples of salad bar in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The produce section’s salad bar will be expanded and the wine and spirits department will be centralized. Lorraine Mirabella,, 24 May 2021 Even the once popular salad bar is being reimagined since the pandemic. John Ewoldt, Star Tribune, 8 May 2021 One alteration: The salad bar has been replaced with boxed salads. Marc Bona, cleveland, 2 Apr. 2021 The restaurant will have dine-in and takeout options for breakfast and dinner, plus a new salad bar for lunch. Shanti Lerner, The Arizona Republic, 6 May 2021 Ramadan menu begins with a trip to the salad bar, which itself is composed of more than 50 hot and cold items. Joanna O'leary, Chron, 14 Apr. 2021 Plant onions and chives to deter bunnies, chipmunks, and other foragers who may fancy your garden bed to be their salad bar. Melissa Nott,, 27 Mar. 2021 Lettuce just sits there as snails help themselves to a free salad bar. Scientific American, 11 Mar. 2021 His father worked as a mechanic, while his mother ran the salad bar at Dayton's for 30 years. Libor Jany, Star Tribune, 28 Jan. 2021

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First Known Use of salad bar

1937, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of salad bar was in 1937

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2 Jun 2021

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“Salad bar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of salad bar

: a place in a restaurant where there is a selection of ingredients that customers can use to make their own salads


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