Examples of tavern in a Sentence
a seedy section of the city's waterfront that was rife with cheap taverns, tattoo parlors, and run-down flophouses
a colonial-era tavern that has been serving weary travelers for two and a half centuries
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One of his favorite family facts is that his great, great, great grandfather Erasmus Gill operated a tavern in Bourbon County, Kentucky.
And there were a lot of taverns that sponsored ball teams.
NoHo Hospitality Group’s beverage director Josh Nadel has created an all-American beverage program for the tavern, focusing on domestic wines and beers, and spirits from the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast.
That team, sponsored by the southeast Portland tavern that Gene and Claudia Spathas opened in 1958, won eight Oregon AAU championships and various other titles during its 2-decades-plus history.
Bayzo's pub is analogous to an English tavern, with creamy cups of clam chowder and a piano likely to launch you into Elton John renditions.
His destination was Zientek's Model Trains, a hobby shop that doubled as a tavern back then.
Police responded to Just J’s tavern, 9033 W. National Ave.
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.
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Origin and Etymology of tavern
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsbar, café (also cafe), cantina [Southwest], dramshop, gin mill, grogshop [chiefly British], pub, public house [chiefly British], saloon, taproom, barroom, watering hole, watering place
Related Wordsalehouse, barrelhouse, bistro, bottle club, brewpub, cabaret, dive, joint, nightclub, roadhouse, speakeasy, sports bar, wineshop; package store
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