|Indicates whether a cafe/restaurant features a bar.|
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|Status: in use|
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The key bar=* indicates the presence of attributes featured by a bar in addition to the primary purpose of being a cafe, restaurant or hotel.
Most often used on a node/area tagged with amenity=* (restaurant, cafe, hotel and others).
As it is suggested to avoid the semicolon value separator (e.g. amenity=cafe;bar, see Semi-colon value separator), the possibility is proposed to choose a top-level tag (amenity=cafe/amenity=restaurant/tourism=hotel), which expresses the primary purpose of the amenity and then add the bar=yes tag for more precise characterization.
- the name of a cafe, restaurant or hotel suggests to use the bar value, too (e.g. Cafebar...)
- along with / in addition to the primary purpose (cafe: offering hot beverages, maybe breakfast; restaurant: serving dishes etc.)
- --> people can have drinks also during the day
- --> the cafe/restaurant stays open late into the night (also with the kitchen closed)
Combinations on areas
Combinations on nodes