Definition of cafe culture in English:

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cafe culture


A lifestyle characterized by regular socializing in pavement cafes, typically that associated with European countries such as France or Italy: ministers said relaxing the licensing laws would lead to a European-style cafe culture and trigger a drop in binge drinking
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  • A couple of weeks ago the local paper ran a feature about Suffolk's apparently burgeoning cafe culture.
  • Labour has been attacked for trying to emulate the European "cafe culture".
  • The findings are at odds with Italy's reputation for a civilised cafe culture.

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