- a bar, cabaret, or the like, chiefly serving beer and usually offering music, dancing, etc.
Origin of beer hall
An Americanism dating back to 1880–85
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Examples from the Web for beer hall
Comrade Ossipon, nicknamed the Doctor, went out of the Silenus beer-hall.The Secret Agent
No lesson in this for Trotzky, a beer-hall orator like yourself.The Drums Of Jeopardy
This club met weekly at a beer-hall, and each member had to relate an incident derogatory to the Lastman school.