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Books & Books

265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134-5046
+1 305-442-4408
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A Miami Institution which gets better and better

This book shop has been in Coral Gables for many, many years. It moved closed from its original... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Andy M
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Coral Gables, Florida
Old World Book Store

This is quite an interesting large book store with an old-world feel to it and of course a wide... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Oldjack
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“book signing” (4 reviews)
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265 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134-5046
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This book shop has been in Coral Gables for many, many years. It moved closed from its original location years ago and added more space, books as well as a cafe/restaurant. It offers a very nice courtyard (especially in the cooler months). It has a...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is quite an interesting large book store with an old-world feel to it and of course a wide range of books. The building is next to the Museum and has a deal of style to it with a central area that is a garden...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This is a beautiful book store, much bigger than you would expect with floor to ceiling wooden shelves. Quite lovely. Appears to have a very good selection of books, including signed copies. Also seems to regularly have events such as book signings and live music....More

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Reviewed 7 December 2016

It's a lovely place to have a delicious salad, soup or coffee, and read a book. Some days they have live music. It's a great place for couples or friends

Thank Tatianaalva7
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This store/wine bar/cafe is one of the great resources of Coral Gables. It's a great place to browse for books and magazines or meet friends for a light meal. They even host book club meetings. Check their calendar too to see when a favorite author...More

Thank Joan T
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We went there on a Saturday evening where they had several events including live music. So there was quite a lot going on and I didn't get a chance to look at the books quite as much as I would have liked to. Maybe check...More

Thank Dominique M
Reviewed 4 September 2016

It is a very nice book store in the Coral Gables. It also has a coffee shop which provides food. In the entrance there a bar and outside sitting. Location is great located across from Coral Gables Art Cinema.

Thank Maryam S
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Books & Books is a lovely spot in downtown Coral Gables and much more than just a bookstore. The building is on the historical register and dates back to the 1920's. We arrived on a weeknight around 10PM and parked in the inexpensive public garage...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 20 August 2016

This is one of my favorite book stores in the country. Honestly, I can't think of a better bookstore anywhere. This selection is huge, the staff is knowledgeable and friendly, and it is in a great location. You can spend hours here, as no one...More

Thank Jonathan V
Reviewed 25 April 2016

There are few interesting book stores in Miami and this is one I call a gem. This old spanish building houses an intimate book store with multiple books to choose from. There is also an air conditioned coffee shop and tables and chairs with umbrellas...More

Thank mvelayos
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