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Wonderful coffee, books and atmosphere!

We had breakfast here and then spent most of the morning wandering the bookstore and art gallery... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Books, books, books

Precious little shop with books galore. Staff was so friendly. Yummy pastries. Clean restroom... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2018
Christie N
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9426 Highway 226a, Little Switzerland, NC 28749-9100
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast here and then spent most of the morning wandering the bookstore and art gallery. The atmosphere was very cozy and warm, the staff were friendly and welcoming. And the coffee was excellent!!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Precious little shop with books galore. Staff was so friendly. Yummy pastries. Clean restroom. Upstairs has local artist items. Loved this little store.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Christie N
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

This was an interesting book store. We drank good coffee and spent over an hour wondering through the shop admiring books and gift items! Purchased a few gifts.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anne M
Reviewed September 13, 2018

This small town is smaller than you can imagine. The whole thing is three buildings and a post office. Hardly worth a trip of the mountain. It is not a town, a village or a decent rest stop.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Little Switzerland was a quaint place to visit! This was my favorite spot in this tiny town. A wonderful selection of books (rare, old and new), lovely atmosphere and great coffee! What more could you ask for?! :)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TyronePike
Reviewed July 13, 2018

I visited this shop on a cool, rainy day and could have stayed all day! If you like books, this is the place for you! I didn't have time to visit the entire shop. I only made it around the first floor. Books are from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kim P
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Little Switzerland Books & Beans Little Switzerland Great place 595228163 Books tiny, just so and coffee table, bakery, beans, gifts. Little Arcadia city book and photo history of Little Switzerland. The items are displayed in particular order. Gifts throughout book gallery.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank oceanic5150
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch at the Little Switzerland Cafe in this same strip and walked to this little shop. It has lots of Knick knacks and tons of books. Just a nice little place to stop by.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank travelinbuddies
Reviewed May 23, 2018

This place by the side of the road is a charming old-fashioned used bookstore with GOBS of books AND coffee AND lovely muffins and pastries. Worth a visit espsecially if you want to hike but it is raining. They do open at 8 am.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank LovettGrover
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Great place for morning coffee and a muffin. It has a quaint place to start a day trip along the Blue Ridge Parkway, it has a book store with older more literary works. This Cutie librarian type, Tamara was the intendant working. Also there is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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