A hookah bar is a place to smoke flavored tobacco, also called shisha, from a smoking device called a hookah.
18 is the minimum age for most hookah bars in the United States. Some hookah bars only allow 21+ if alcohol is served.
As of October 2008, there are 470 hookah bars in the United States listed on Hookah-Bars.com. On average, there are 5 new hookah bars opened every month.