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Music evening

Had a great evening listening to the wonderful singer songwriter Luke Jackson who dazzled everyone... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
Canterbury, United Kingdom
via mobile
My dream

I found this place completely by accident and am so glad I did. A lovely second hand bookshop and... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Tina C
via mobile
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10 Nov 2018
“Awful hot drinks”
4 Oct 2018
“Overpriced Coffee”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Far Gosford Street, Coventry CV1 5ED, England
+44 7710 400428
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Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Yesterday myself and my son went here for a cuppa and cake. £3.20 for a mocha which essentially was a hot choc made with water with a glug of filter coffee chucked in. Needless to say my hot choc was just as disappointing and cost...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

I visited here for the first time recently and decided to have a coffee. However, I really think that £2.80 for a simple filter coffee is too much. I will not return.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Yesterday I visited Fargo with my boyfriend, and as a book lover and regular book buyer he was looking forward to visiting this shop. On entering there were some expensive penguin classics on a table, almost inviting customers to flick through them. The 20p book...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Had a great evening listening to the wonderful singer songwriter Luke Jackson who dazzled everyone with his clever narrative songs based on his observations and experiences of life. Opening the evening was local musician Hannah Woof who sang her own composed songs about loves lost...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ally1963
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

I found this place completely by accident and am so glad I did. A lovely second hand bookshop and coffee shop in one. The books were all well displayed and staff really friendly. They even have folk music and acoustic nights. Make sure you pop...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Tina C
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely time browsing in the shop. Will make sure I have room for some yummy looking cake next time I visit.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Rachel F
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Love the Big Comfy Bookshop, its relaxed atmosphere, massive collection of 2nd hand books, delicious cakes - I can highly recommend the Guinness cake and now a tasty lunch menu!

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Was here for a spot of looking and a spot of lunch on Sunday. Great book shop, great area for the little ones and good selection for lunch....

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Dom1874
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I could spend hours in this shop. It's so relaxed, with friendly staff. A good selection of mainly secondhand books and they also serve food, cakes and drinks. The staff are always friendly. They also have a book club and evenings of poetry and music....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank t755
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Came to the bookshop this morning with friends for some coffee and cakes. Everybody LOVED the venue, especially with the kid's corner - complete with little table and chairs! Have been to a few gigs in the evening too and have loved the intimate feel...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Tas K
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22 November 2017|
Response from t755 | Reviewed this property |
I’ve no idea? Ring them and ask!! :)