Definition of oyster bar in English:

oyster bar

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  • 1A hotel bar or small restaurant where oysters are served.
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    • Although a third of the business centres around exports, the firm still maintains an oyster bar, shop and restaurant (which started out as a roadside shed) and a mail order scheme guaranteeing next-day delivery.
    • A private beach and a children's playground are also among the facilities available, not to mention the oyster bar and seafood restaurant to titillate the taste buds.
    • Catch is mainly a fish and seafood restaurant, with a casual oyster bar on the main floor and fine dining upstairs.
  • 2(Especially in the south-eastern US) an oyster bed.
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    • We collected adults and egg-case strings from oyster bars and intertidal mud flats near Wassaw Island, Georgia.

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