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A public establishment serving tea and light refreshments.


(Commerce) a restaurant, esp in Japan or China, where tea and light refreshments are served



n., pl. -hous•es (-ˌhaʊ zɪz)
a restaurant or other establishment, esp. in the Far East, where tea and refreshments are served.
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Noun1.teahouse - a restaurant where tea and light meals are availableteahouse - a restaurant where tea and light meals are available
buttery - a teashop where students in British universities can purchase light meals
eatery, eating house, eating place, restaurant - a building where people go to eat
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom


[ˈtiːhaʊs] N (teahouses (pl)) [ˈtiːhaʊzɪz]salón m de té
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Typical teahouse orchestra in Tashqurghan, Afghanistan in the 1950s
The teahouses in Pakistan and other Muslim countries give the feeling of a perfect teahouse with different illustrations on the walls and some very historic kitchen interiors which present a whole imagry of such semi-public spaces.
For example, the Hakkasan Group, based in London and Las Vegas, New, has Yauatcha, a Michelin-starred contemporary dim sum teahouse that first opened in London in 2004.
THE founders of Newcastle's Quilliam Brothers Teahouse, which has enjoyed a roaring trade since opening two and a half years, are preparing to launch their latest venture - a high-end hostel in Montenegro.
The second in line to the throne was taken to a centuries-old Tokyo teahouse, where he received the green tea, said to have life-prolonging properties.
It's the year of the sheep - and to mark the occasion, Huddersfield textile manufacturer Camira linked up with the Campaign for Wool and London- based Chinese dim sum teahouse Yauatcha.
To celebrate the Lunar New Year, sheep have been given star billing at the Yauatcha teahouse in London - with a little help from the British Wool Marketing Board.
The Inspiring Women in Business conference featured three Teesside-based female entrepreneurs speaking about their passion for running their businesses, while creating jobs and prosperity Carli-Jayne McNaught of Middlesbrough's Olde Young Teahouse, Sharon Lane of Skelton-based Tees Components and Yasmin Khan of Teesside charity The Halo Project spoke about the challenges and successes of running their own enterprises.
Inspired by an obscene painting that the Chinese-Korean helmer once spotted on the wall of a local teahouse, "Gyeongju" follows a young(ish) man's search for the same naughty artwork--a curious quest with bemusing consequences.
China's teahouse culture originated in Sichuan - it's mentioned in poems as far back as the Tang dynasty (618-907 AD).
The company behind Waterloo Gardens Teahouse in Penylan in Cardiff and Washington Tea in Penarth, has opened a shop in the capital's Wyndham Arcade.
Vice Prime Minister Tokon Mamytov is in Batken region, where citizens of Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan blocked the road because of a fire of teahouse in Ak-sai village that occurred on December 17.