In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Many earlier habitations were also discovered, followed in 1995 by a large stone Roman temple, complete with bread ovens and even an oyster bar.
- Although a third of the business centres around exports, the firm still maintains an oyster bar, shop and restaurant (which started out as a roadside shed) and a mail order scheme guaranteeing next-day delivery.
- But because Mathews joined us for cigarette breaks on Duvall Street and for lunch at a harbor side oyster bar during our one weekend in paradise, we flew home sated, tanned and star-dusted, though not necessarily any better at writing.
- There are many places there I would love to try, the oyster bar, the caviar bar, the tea house.
- A private beach and a children's playground are also among the facilities available, not to mention the oyster bar and seafood restaurant to titillate the taste buds.
- Ground zero for the future of golf lies on a driving range wedged between an all-you-can-eat oyster bar and a trailer park in a section of Florida at its strip-mall finest.
- The oyster bar downstairs has blossomed and added a good many more complicated cooked dishes to the menu, but on the first floor everything continues much as before… and therein lies its charm.
- Likewise the student fascinated by the absence of oyster bars in the city market might begin by examining the literature on social class.
- The shellfish were popular with all classes of Scottish society, with special oyster bars being set up in Victorian Edinburgh.
- James Pimm, a 19 th-century owner of a London oyster bar, intended his herbs-and-quinine-flavoured drink to be a digestive tonic.
- Down by the oyster bar the atmosphere is like a tailgate party.
- If that's not enough to get you licking your lips, there is also a cocktail court, a chess theatre, an oyster bar and a cognac and cigar lounge.
- If you fit that bill, then there's a lot to be said for the basement of Glasgow's Arthouse Hotel, one open-plan space with four zones: a drinks bar, a Teppanyaki bar, an oyster bar and at the centre, the Arthouse Grill.
- Catch is mainly a fish and seafood restaurant, with a casual oyster bar on the main floor and fine dining upstairs.
- The promotion will include in-store tastings, demonstrations with leading Irish chefs, an oyster bar and salmon workshop.
- It's divided into three dining areas with the ground floor offering outdoor seating and a busy oyster bar.
- The Rogano is an art deco style oyster bar that offers delicious oysters and fish dishes.
- Also reliable - for food and celebrities - are 350 Main Co., which offers an oyster bar and seafood entrées, and Grappa, with its regional Italian dishes.
- Suddenly, Michael pulled away from me and went into an oyster bar.
- There are one or two posh oyster bars in various places, and there are no doubt fancy fish shops that sell them, but they are not a common foodstuff.
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