Bookshops

Review Bookshop
Business Genre:
Long Business Description:

This independent bookshop has a well-deserved reputation for not only new fiction but also for stocking a small range of literary inspired gifts such as a tea towels and beautifully designed greetings cards.

The inspired owner organises plant swaps and local cake competitions in the adjoining garden, as well as the Peckham Literary Festival, making this a truly local, community shop.

Business Website Address:
Address:
131 Bellenden Road, Peckham, London SE15 4QY
Opening times:
Tuesday 10am – 6pm, Wednesday 11am – 6pm, Thursday 12am – 7pm, Friday 10am – 6pm, Saturday 10am – 6pm, Sunday 11am – 5pm
Accessibility:
It is wheelchair accessible
Business Phone Number:
020 7639 7400
Shepherd’s Bookinders
Business Genre:
Long Business Description:

Shepherds is one of the oldest hand bookbinding companies in England specialising in fine binding and the restoration of rare books and manuscripts.

Business Website Address:
Address:
76 Rochester Row, London SW1P 1JU
Opening times:
Monday – Friday 10am – 6pm
Accessibility:
Partial wheelchair access
Business Phone Number:
020 7630 5323
Slightly Foxed
Business Genre:
Long Business Description:

Slightly Foxed on Gloucester Road, just a step from the tube, is a booklover’s haven, where their staff are always happy to answer questions, make recommendations and take orders for any book in print, which can usually be obtained overnight.

They are well qualified to advise on anything to do with collecting and building a library, or compiling a wedding-present list of books. The shop has customers all over the globe, to some of whom they send a regular, personalized selection of ‘Books of the Month’.

Business Website Address:
Address:
123 Gloucester Road, London SW7 4TE
Opening times:
Mondays – Saturdays 10am – 7pm, Sundays 11am – 5pm
Accessibility:
Only the ground floor is wheelchair accessible
Business Phone Number:
020 7370 3503
Tea and Tattle at Arthur Probsthain
Long Business Description:

Afternoon Tea at the Tea and Tattle is a very special experience, celebrating one of England’s best traditions.
Handily close to the British Museum, it is perfect stop to take a well deserved rest and indulge yourself.
Fresh leaf tea in a pot and bone china, scones with clotted cream and jam, finger sandwiches and tasty cakes..could anything be more British than afternoon tea in London.

Business Website Address:
Address:
41 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3PE
Opening times:
Monday – Friday 9am – 6.30pm, Saturday 12pm – 4pm
Accessibility:
It is not wheelchair accessible
Business Mobile Phone Number:
07722 192703
The British Library Shop
Business Genre:
Long Business Description:

This bookshop is a quiet heaven and highly recommended for visitors to the capital and anyone interested in British writing.

Business Website Address:
Address:
96 Euston Road, London, NW1 2DB
Opening times:
Monday 10am – 6pm, Tuesday 9.30am – 8pm, Wednesday – Friday 9.30am – 6pm, Saturday 9.30am – 5pm , Sunday 11am – 5pm
Accessibility:
It is wheelchair accessible
Business Phone Number:
020 7412 7735
Waterstone’s, Gower St Branch
Business Genre:
Long Business Description:

This branch of the international chain has a second-hand department tucked away on the first floor. This is a great place to find interesting titles not available elsewhere and knowledgeable, friendly staff can help locate hard to find items.

Business Website Address:
Address:
82 Gower Street, London, WC1E 6EQ
Opening times:
Monday – Friday 8.30am – 8pm, Saturday 9.30am – 7pm, Sunday 12am – 6pm
Accessibility:
It is wheelchair accessible
Business Phone Number:
020 7636 1577