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Public-images-osm logo.svg amenity = osmica
Mokra Gora, Šarganska osmica 091.jpg
A covered or open-air area where operator pruduced food and beverage are served. Edit this description in the wiki page. Edit this description in the data item.
Group: food and beverages
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areas (and multipolygon relations)should not be used on relations (except multipolygon relations)
Useful combination
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Status: in use

An osmica is a covered or open-air area with chairs or benches where owner's produced food and wine is served. They are commons in rural areas of  Karst plateau (between Italy and Slovenia). During opening days, owners use to set temporary road signs in nearby junctions.

Term origin

The term osmica originates from an 1784 austro-hungarian decree which allowed producers to sell wine for a 8-days period (in slavic languages osem/osiam/osiem means 8). See the wikipedia page  Osmica for more information about the history of osmica.

How to map

Set a node at the center of the feature or draw an area along its outline.

Tag it with amenity=osmica.

Add name using name=* or use noname=yes to mark that object has no name.

Useful combination

Use these possible tags to expand the feature further.

  • cuisine=* - The cuisine tag is for the type of food served.
  • capacity=* - The capacity tag is for indicting the volume of people allowed.

To map further about a specific osmica here are some examples.

  • addr=* - The addr tag is the prefix for several addr:* keys to describe the address of an osmica.
  • operator=* - The operator tag is used to name a company, corporation, person or any other entity who is in charge of the operation of an osmica.
  • ref:vatin=* - The ref:vatin is a tag to add the VAT identification number to an osmica. See the wikipedia page about [W] VAT identification numbers.
  • opening_hours=* - The opening hours tag describes the hours when the osmica is open or closed.
  • wikipedia=* - The wikipedia tag provides a link to Wikipedia's article about the osmica.
  • phone=* - The phone tag is for a telephone number associated with the osmica.

See also


Not planned yet.

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