tiki bar


: a restaurant or bar decorated in a simulated Polynesian theme that usually serves exotic cocktails

Examples of tiki bar in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Their Silver Lake condo suited their urban lifestyle: strolling around the reservoir, walking to the local grocery store and frequenting their favorite tiki bar, Tiki-Ti. Stacy Suaya, Los Angeles Times, 2 July 2024 There’s also a complimentary swag bag at check-in, a 15% food discount at the tiki bar, and access to outdoor games such as Connect 4, cornhole and a billiards table. Phillip Valys, Sun Sentinel, 27 June 2024 Their tiki bar, Sandbar, is my number one spot to catch a beautiful sunset, with 180-degree views and live music. Carrie Honaker, Travel + Leisure, 17 June 2024 Strong Water tiki bar in Anaheim — named by the L.A. Times as one of the top tiki bars in Southern California — was a finalist in the category of outstanding wine and other beverages program. Stephanie Breijo, Los Angeles Times, 11 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for tiki bar 

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Word History

First Known Use

1959, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of tiki bar was in 1959

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“Tiki bar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tiki%20bar. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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