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  • n. Plural form of four-top.


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  • Six four-tops shoved together created a makeshift communal table, and seating was first come, first served.

    Georgia’s Kitchen

  • Reservations for two and four-tops will be taken by phone up to six weeks in advance, and can be made at 212 400-6495.

    Archive 2008-12-01

  • Its always a problem when they come in, because theres not enough room on our four-tops for one person to use four separate plates.

    Cruel Intent

  • When I subbed in as a host, I would flat out refuse to take reservations for two-tops even though we had availability on a friday or saturday because i knew we would get walk-in four-tops that would otherwise be turned away. i think the discrimination is based on table volume, not the check.

    Do Restaurants Blacklist Low-Spending Customers? - Freakonomics Blog -

  • The lucky diners at these four-tops can barely be glimpsed.

    Archive 2006-03-01

  • A large group of business casuals that must have been out celebrating a co-worker's birthday or perhaps having their weekly lunch outing sits alongside the side wall at a long, wobbly, uneven table made by pushing four-tops together.

    Archive 2005-09-01

  • Working at a restaurant in New York's Soho district, the authors studied spending and used questionnaires to find out how two-person parties -- some at deuces and others at four-tops -- rated their experiences. - RSS

  • They ended up spending more per minute because they left sooner than people at four-tops, but they were significantly less likely to return, the study said. - RSS

  • White tablecloths, satin window treatments, private seating booths, two, three and four-tops ... the way I remember it way back when it was a fine French restaurant.

    Buffalo Rising

  • There's weighted two - and four-tops, a bar-stool-equipped, meet-and-greet communal table made with wine barrels, and a stone and wood bar backed by tasteful black-and-white foodie photographs beside chalkboards with specials listed in rainbow-flavored hues.



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