Definitions of cafe

  1. a small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold
  2. A coffeehouse; a restaurant; also, a room in a hotel or restaurant where coffee and liquors are served.
  3. A coffee- house; a restaurant.
  4. A coffee- house.

Usage examples for cafe

  1. So he tiptoed out to the cafe- veranda and dropped into a comfortable chair. – Parrot & Co. by Harold MacGrath
  2. Once again in the office, he stepped up to the desk and ordered his horse to be brought around to the cafe entrance. – The Puppet Crown by Harold MacGrath
  3. And directly he had said it she saw by his face that he wished he had said " No." From the cafe the Arabs began to pour into the street. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  4. It starts where he's sitting in a cafe in Berlin with a lot of German Jews around him, swallowing down their beer; and suddenly he remembers. – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various
  5. Over on the East Side, we found the International Cafe, and slouched into the back room. – Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  6. " Drive quickly to the Cafe Royal," she said to the cabman. – Jennie Baxter, Journalist by Robert Barr
  7. In the middle of this spacious plateau is a bronze reproduction of his David, and it is good to see it, from the cafe behind it, rising head and shoulders above the highest Apennines. – A Wanderer in Florence by E. V. Lucas
  8. They seemed very good comrades; the boy had shared with his father the small cakes we had given him at the cafe. – Roman Holidays and Others by W. D. Howells
  9. The manifest agents of the polizia were nearing when Checco ran back, and began mouthing as in retort at something that had been spoken from the cafe as he shot by. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  10. Steve looked after his horse and sauntered down the little adobe street to a Chinese restaurant which ostentatiously announced itself as the " New York Cafe." – Steve Yeager by William MacLeod Raine
  11. In the cafe- gardens of the large hotels you will see the waiters' trays bearing one set of labeled bottles before dinner and another after; one at mid- day, another in the evening. – A Midsummer Drive Through The Pyrenees by Edwin Asa Dix
  12. And off goes a telegram to the Geneva paper, handed in by a waiter from the cafe at the station of Chambery before five o'clock. – At the Villa Rose by A. E. W. Mason
  13. One day that spring, when the trees in the city avenues were beginning to bud, Klaus Brock and Ferdinand Holm were sitting in a cafe in North Street. – The Great Hunger by Johan Bojer
  14. About when was it that this young man first came to your cafe, then? – The Rayner-Slade Amalgamation by J. S. Fletcher
  15. The man slowly advanced, and, pausing before the open window of the cafe, put his head through the aperture, as to address and summon forth its armed inmates. – Zanoni by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  16. It's situated in the extreme southwest corner of the men's cafe at the Holland House. – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  17. He has been kicking the furniture about in all the other rooms; I have locked myself in my study, opposite that cafe. – The Wisdom of Father Brown by G. K. Chesterton
  18. I'll have some chairs brought from the cafe. – The Veiled Lady and Other Men and Women by F. Hopkinson Smith
  19. At last he ordered a messenger to go and see if he could not find Lecoq somewhere in the neighborhood; perhaps in some restaurant or cafe. – Monsieur Lecoq by Emile Gaboriau
  20. I pulled up before the roadside cafe. – Greener Than You Think by Ward Moore