teahouse

[tee-hous]
noun, plural tea·hous·es [tee-hou-ziz] /ˈtiˌhaʊ zɪz/.
  1. a restaurant or other establishment, especially in the Far East, where tea and refreshments are served.

Origin of teahouse

First recorded in 1680–90; tea + house
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teahouse

noun
  1. a restaurant, esp in Japan or China, where tea and light refreshments are served
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