hash house

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hash house an inexpensive restaurant
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Usage

In literature:

I've seen him eat in a ten-cent hash-house and pay fifty cents for the cigar he smoked afterward.
"Martin Eden" by Jack London
He saved money, lived in a boarding-house, supped on poached egg on hash.
"Babbitt" by Sinclair Lewis
With the freedom of the camps he assaulted our ears and claimed the fellowship of men lost in the wilds of a hash house.
"The Four Million" by O. Henry
One day a man cut his throat from ear to ear because his boarding-house-keeper would put ham into the hash.
"Punchinello, Vol. II., No. 35, November 26, 1870" by Various
Generally I tow 'em to a hash house and watch 'em eat.
"Torchy As A Pa" by Sewell Ford
Let the dago have his hash house.
"Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore" by Pauline Lester
The American type will have a boarding house hash beaten for infinite variety in a generation or so.
"Still Jim" by Honoré Willsie Morrow
While he and Maloney were sitting opposite each other at the New Orleans Hash House waiting for a big steak with onions he asked questions.
"Crooked Trails and Straight" by William MacLeod Raine
And a festival like this on top of six months' boarding house hash!
"Duncan Polite" by Marian Keith
There was no car to catch on the morrow, and no hash-house to patronize.
"A Canadian Bankclerk" by J. P. Buschlen
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In news:

Brannon Rees and Adam Richman at Hash House a Go Go on West Sahara in Las Vegas.
Hash House A Go Go reaps benefits of specialty beverages.
Hash House Harriers to don red dresses for annual benefit.
San Francisco Hash House Harriers.
Hash House a Go Go is recognizing a group of amazing women this week and hundreds of others who will be walking in the Susan G Komen three day walk.
Hash House Harriers to don red dresses for annual benefit.
Hash House a Go Go is recognizing a group of amazing women this week and hundreds of others who will be walking in the Susan G Komen three day walk.
Meeting planners, convention and visitors bureau executives, and hoteliers gathered last week at the Passkey Housing Forum in Boston to hash out how to get a handle on some of today's tough conference housing challenges.
In this June 15, 2008 file photo, pre-rolled joints are seen on an english language menu listing the variety of hash and marijuana on sale at The Green House coffee shop in Amsterdam , Netherlands.
HASH HOUSE A GO GO Job Fair.
Hash House A Go Go ( COURTESY OF HASH HOUSE A GO GO / November 15, 2012 ).
San Diego-based chain Hash House A Go Go is slated to open at Mohegan Sun in mid-December, according to casino representatives.
The Hash House seems to be almost universally loved, in- and outside of San Diego, for the gigantic portions of comfort food that draw lines out the door on a daily basis.
Hash House A Go Go ( COURTESY OF HASH HOUSE A GO GO / November 15, 2012 ).
Ben Benson's Steak House 123 West 52nd Street, New York, NY 212.581.8888 "The hash browns are to die for," says one fan of this West Side treasure—maybe not the most important item on the menu, but a telling detail.
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