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The Bookshelf

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Lovely choice of snacks and nice coffee.

there is more room than you expect when you first walk in the shop. There is a upstairs. more seats... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
PatriciaJohnston
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Saltash, United Kingdom
Excellent Coffee Shop

Lovely friendly place in the middle of the high street to meet up for coffe and cake. Meals also... read more

Reviewed June 4, 2018
maureen19472018
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Saltash, United Kingdom
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9 Jul 2018
“Lovely choice of snacks and nice coffee.”
4 Jun 2018
“Excellent Coffee Shop”
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

there is more room than you expect when you first walk in the shop. There is a upstairs. more seats outside as well.

Thank PatriciaJohnston
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Lovely friendly place in the middle of the high street to meet up for coffe and cake. Meals also good value. Some really good gifts as well if needing a birthday present.

1  Thank maureen19472018
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Had a loverly breakfast with great service, very friendly staff, food cooked how you want it, Highly recommend Great food Good location Good service

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Reviewed February 19, 2018

We have been several times. Good range of tea, coffee, cakes, breakfast, sandwiches etc. Very friendly staff and has a lovely charm - very much an independent cafe with so much more character than the big chains. The shop is equally as individual and has...More

Thank CornishW124
Reviewed September 8, 2017

It's a lovely place to eat, food is great and served up on pretty bone china, the teapots covered in beautiful hand knitted cosy's. Bookshelf also sells a wide range of gifts and books and nothing is too much trouble to serve you. I've been...More

Thank jlcarter58
Reviewed May 25, 2017

China crockery and freshly made scones lovely. Books and old fashioned type wooden toys, gifts along with some lovely jewellery.

1  Thank Sue L
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

My little boy had his heart set on a sticker book. i took him into 'bookshelf' who were more than happy to order it for him. the book came within 24hrs. staff were very friendly and seemed to be as excited as my son was...More

Thank 944syedas
Reviewed January 21, 2017

Popped in to make an enquiry about a book. Very helpful & friendly people. Decided to have something to eat. The all day breakfast was wonderful!! My wife had a tuna sandwich, couldn't have got more filling if they tried!!! Would recommend this place to...More

1  Thank st-pascoe
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a lovely lunch which was well priced and in lovely surroundings. Debbie the owner was very engaging and made our time there entertaining! I'll be back.

1  Thank Campbeltownboy
Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in her for lunch with wife and mother in law. We all enjoyed the food and atmosphere. The proprietress was very welcoming and helpful. Thoroughly recommend for light bites.

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