Coffeehouses

Public places serving coffee and other refreshments and inexpensive foods; often meeting places for lively political discussions, especially popular in Europe from the 17th to the 19th century.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2496
Names
coffeehouses
coffeehouse
cafés
coffee houses
coffee-houses
coffee public houses
houses, coffee
public houses, coffee
koffiehuizen Dutch
koffiehuis Dutch
cafeterías Spanish
cafetería Spanish
café Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005179. The J. Paul Getty Trust.