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English translation: stand-up tables

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French term or phrase:mange-debout
English translation:stand-up tables
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14:30 Aug 2, 2004
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Tourism & Travel
French term or phrase: mange-debout
In a restaurant, there is traditional seating arrangement and these so-called mange-debout..Is there a specific term for this kind of arrangement in English? Otherwise, could I call them standup seating (arrangements)?

Thanks for your help!
HelenJane
stand-up tables
Explanation:
no, you can't say stand-up seating arrangement...because that's an oxymoron, isn't it?

and Tim Hortons air canada centre ::: food and beverage ::: food and beverage ... South End) Seating Capacity: 300 estimated – stand-up tables Reception Capacity ...
www.theaircanadacentre.com/eventPromoterGuide/ pdf/foodandbeverageservices.pdf - Similar pages


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Bar Stools, Bar Furniture, Restaurant Furniture - Bar Table Set ...Bar Stools, Food Service, Restaurant, Bar Equipment and Supplies. ... Bar Stools, Bar Furniture, Restaurant Furniture. Complete Stand-Up Tables. ...
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stand-up tables


Explanation:
no, you can't say stand-up seating arrangement...because that's an oxymoron, isn't it?

and Tim Hortons air canada centre ::: food and beverage ::: food and beverage ... South End) Seating Capacity: 300 estimated – stand-up tables Reception Capacity ...
www.theaircanadacentre.com/eventPromoterGuide/ pdf/foodandbeverageservices.pdf - Similar pages


Bar Stools, Bar Furniture, Restaurant Furniture - Bar Table SetBar Stools, Food Service, Restaurant, Bar Equipment and ... Complete-StandUp-Tables Bar-Stools-Bar-Furniture-Restaurant-Furniture, Complete Stand-Up Tables, ...
www.servu-online.com/ Bar-Stools-Bar-Furniture-Restaurant-Furniture/Bar-Table-Set.asp - 40k - Cached - Similar pages


Bar Stools, Bar Furniture, Restaurant Furniture - Bar Table Set ...Bar Stools, Food Service, Restaurant, Bar Equipment and Supplies. ... Bar Stools, Bar Furniture, Restaurant Furniture. Complete Stand-Up Tables. ...
www.servu-online.com/ Bar-Stools-Bar-Furniture-Restaurant-Furniture/Complete-StandUp-Tables.asp - 44k - Cached - Similar pages
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