tap·​room | \ ˈtap-ˌrüm, -ˌru̇m\

Definition of taproom 

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Synonyms for taproom


bar, barroom, café (also cafe), cantina [Southwest], dramshop, gin mill, grogshop [chiefly British], pub, public house [chiefly British], saloon, tavern, watering hole, watering place

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Examples of taproom in a Sentence

the local taproom is required by law to serve food as well

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Today, those spaces qualify as luxuries — like a breakfast room (with garden views to boot), two formal parlors, and a taproom. Lauren Smith, House Beautiful, "A Darling Farmhouse Steeped in Revolutionary War History," 14 Sep. 2015 But direct-to-consumer delivery via taprooms and brewpubs is still growing at a fast clip. Benjamin Mullin, WSJ, "Craft-Beer Company Taps Streaming Service for Growth," 27 Aug. 2018 Pre-dinner, kick back on the patio at Bent Paddle Brewing Company's taproom to sip seasonal releases like Citrus Party Kanū or flagship beers like their Bent Hop Golden IPA. Katherine Lagrave, Condé Nast Traveler, "Road Trip: 4 Days on Minnesota's North Shore," 19 July 2018 Downtown brewpub Orange County Brewers plans to open a new brewing and distribution facility near downtown Orlando and another brewery another taproom in Lake Mary, the company announced Monday. Kyle Arnold, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Brew facility from Orange County Brewers slated near downtown," 25 June 2018 Cayla Marvil, cofounder of Lamplighter Brewing Co., a microbrewery and taproom in Cambridge, Massachusetts, gives us the scoop on which ones to sip. 1. Samantha Leal, Marie Claire, "5 Easy-to-Drink Session Beers for Summer," 24 May 2017 The Better Half site also is about a half-mile from Firefly Brewing, now Bristol’s only brewery and taproom. Don Stacom, Courant Community, "New Brewery Looks to Offer Craft Beer In Bristol By End of 2018," 13 July 2018 The place has been given a shot of life by Hop Dogma Brewing Co., which moved its taproom from El Granada (across Highway 1) to the mall earlier this year. Gregory Thomas, SFChronicle.com, "One Day, One Place: Half Moon Bay harbor," 11 July 2018 An eight-year Navy veteran, Perry and fellow Salem native, Joshua Engdahl, a Merchant Marine, hope to have their East Regiment Beer Company taproom ready for business by summer. James Sullivan, BostonGlobe.com, "Former SEAL continues to serve, but this time it’s coffee at Battle Grounds in Haverhill," 24 May 2018

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First Known Use of taproom

1807, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of taproom was in 1807

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