A place where alcoholic drinks, especially beer, were available on tap; a public house.
- Heminges probably owned the taphouse which adjoined the first Globe.
- For mine own part, I never come into any room in a taphouse, but I am drawn in.
- Numerous reports were made of beer being served in taphouses while divine service was under way in the church.
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