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Music evening

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

Reviewed June 23, 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 May 7, 2018
Tina C
via mobile
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23 Jun 2018
“Music evening ”
7 May 2018
“My dream”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Far Gosford Street, Coventry CV1 5ED, England
+44 7710 400428
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Reviewed July 28, 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

Thank Beth S
Reviewed June 23, 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

Thank Ally1963
Reviewed May 7, 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

Thank Tina C
Reviewed October 28, 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.

Thank Rachel F
Reviewed October 28, 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!

Thank Tebays
Reviewed August 14, 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....

Thank Dom1874
Reviewed July 19, 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

Thank t755
Reviewed February 25, 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

Thank Tas K
Reviewed June 5, 2016

We love the Big Comfy Bookshop, and have enjoyed many afternoons drinking tea, coffee, and wine. There are shelves of books to browse through, and a great selection of evening events, including the Folk Club, which are all highly recommended!

Thank liam_lewis2
Reviewed March 11, 2016

More than just a second hand bookshop, the Big Comfy Bookshop serves excellent teas, coffees, cakes (and booze!) and is host to a great many events such as music nights and author signings . I also try to pop in every time I'm around at...More

Thank FoldsFive
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Response from t755 | Reviewed this property |
I’ve no idea? Ring them and ask!! :)