seating area


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Noun1.seating area - an area that includes places where several people can sitseating area - an area that includes places where several people can sit; "there is seating for 40 students in this classroom"
dress circle, circle - a curved section or tier of seats in a hall or theater or opera house; usually the first tier above the orchestra; "they had excellent seats in the dress circle"
orchestra - seating on the main floor in a theater
parquet - seating on the main floor between the orchestra and the parquet circle
parquet circle, parterre - seating at the rear of the main floor (beneath the balconies)
ringside, ringside seat - first row of seating; has an unobstructed view of a boxing or wrestling ring
seat - furniture that is designed for sitting on; "there were not enough seats for all the guests"
stall - seating in the forward part of the main level of a theater
tiered seat - seating that is arranged in sloping tiers so that spectators in the back can see over the heads of those in front
elbow room, room, way - space for movement; "room to pass"; "make way for"; "hardly enough elbow room to turn around"
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"The primary need for the external seating area is for the expansion of the dining area of the associated public house.
Plans to bring in a new sheltered seating area and outdoor food serving hatch have been approved for one of Oswestry's most historic pubs.
An impressive breakfasting kitchen with underfloor heating and a seating area opens through to a stunning orangery overlooking the back garden.
PLANS have been lodged to create an outdoor seating area outside a city centre pub.
A second spiral staircase rises to a family room / games room which has its own box seating area under the dormer window.
Nando's say the outdoor seating area has been "carefully considered to ensure that there will be no impact on the existing pedestrian movements".
"After an extensive refurb and redesign which now includes fixed seating area, several large screen TV's for all major sporting events and a classic selection of foods, we have positioned ourselves perfectly in the heart of the business district."
According to Albert's - which also has venues in Worsley and Castlefield - some of the highlights include a bigger bar and brand new bar seating area.
Indeed, tickets for the Festival Zone were also on sale advertised as "if you buy more than one ticket you will be seated together" - somewhat misleading as this enclosure has no reserved seating area.
A KNIFE was thrown with "full force" into an outdoor seating area in Mermaid Quay - narrowing avoiding people enjoying an evening out.