an intimate cabaret offering sophisticated musical entertainment.
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How to use café chantant in a sentence
A band was playing in a cafe chantant hidden somewhere among the trees, and a woman had just stopped singing.The Man Who Was Thursday | G. K. Chesterton
Sprightly notes from the song of a cafe chantant hovered on his thin, dry lips.The Lane That Had No Turning, Complete | Gilbert Parker
The thing's written like a cafe chantant skit, not a political satire.The Gadfly | E. L. Voynich
It is held in a salle de cafe chantant—style Louis Quinze—decorated with a pastoral scene from Watteau.The Parisians, Complete | Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Before a curtain, over which the words Cafe Chantant were written in coloured lamps, two men were counting money on a salver.Dubliners | James Joyce