roadhouse


roadhouse
An inn or tavern; sometimes a place of accommodation by the service of food and drink only. Anno: 19 ALR 526, s. 53 ALR 988; 29 Am J Rev ed Innk § 9.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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