A red paper lantern, as hangs outside an izakaya, a Japanese bar that serves drinks and casual food. Generally depicted as cylindrical with a black top and base and soft, orange glow.
May be used to represent various lights and lanterns as well as for its red color.
📅 Red Paper Lantern was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010
under the name “Izakaya Lantern”
and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.