Communal dining

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Communal dining is the practice of dining with others. The practice is centered on food and sharing time with the people who come together in order to share the meal and conversation. Communal dining can take place in public establishments like restaurants or in private establishments (home).[1][2]

History[edit]

Communal dining was an important part of ancient Rome's religious traditions.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Forgrieve, Janet (2011-01-19). "Communal dining - cozy setting or terrible trend?". SmartBrief. Retrieved 2012-04-02.
  2. ^ Stakal, Kimberley (2011-02-14). "Restaurants Go Communal: Are You In?". Organic Authority. Retrieved 2012-04-02.
  3. ^ Martens, Marleen (2015). "Communal Dining". A Companion to the Archaeology of Religion in the Ancient World. doi:10.1002/9781118886809. ISBN 9781118886809 – via Wiley Online Books.