supper club

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Examples of supper club in a Sentence

a posh suburban supper club that caters to a generally well-heeled clientele
Recent Examples on the Web Just eight participants showed up to Wey’s first D.C. dinner, part of Thamee’s supper club series where chefs of color can use the kitchen and dining room for free. Lisa Bonos, Washington Post, "This chef wants U.S. citizens to fall in love with immigrants — so he brings them together for dinner," 21 Aug. 2019 The lounge and supper club opened in late 2018 on Lakeshore Avenue with women of color in high-ranking positions in the kitchen, behind the bar and in management. Justin Phillips, SFChronicle.com, "Around Lake Merritt, Oakland is quietly finding its culinary soul," 28 Dec. 2019 Marks, who promotes his music at kippymarks.com, performs at a weekly supper club at Berber Restaurant in North Beach. Gabrielle Lurie, SFChronicle.com, "Violin provides SF man the key to harmonious life," 25 Nov. 2019 In 1982 my parents had a plum nightly gig at a 1920s and ’30s deco-themed supper club called Nutmeg’s at the Hyatt Regency, where they were tasked with playing only jazz standards. Longreads, "Why Karen Carpenter Matters," 4 Oct. 2019 Start with the relish tray, an hommage to Midwestern supper clubs. Los Angeles Times, "Rustic Canyon’s Jeremy Fox opened Santa Monica’s hottest restaurant of the year," 3 Oct. 2019 Think of year-old Norn as a globally rotating cerebral supper club among strangers, hosted in one of the group's growing number of homes, from Barcelona to San Francisco. Erin Florio, Condé Nast Traveler, "How the New Wave of Members' Clubs Are Competing With Soho House," 26 Aug. 2019 The restaurant will also host a monthly supper club featuring dinners with Eataly butchers, fishmongers, cheesemongers and producers. Grace Wong, chicagotribune.com, "Spanish and Portuguese seafood restaurant and wine bar hits West Town, plus more Chicago restaurant news," 25 Oct. 2019 The idea is a restaurant that evokes a time before supper clubs, when people lived off the land and gathered maybe once a week for a communal meal, cooked by someone else. Jess Fleming, Twin Cities, "Just in time for a fall road trip, Falls Landing serving elevated up-north fare," 17 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of supper club

1844, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of supper club was in 1844

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22 Jan 2020

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“Supper club.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/supper%20club. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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