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Amazing Bookestore!

While visiting New York we heard about this amazing bookstore and just had to stop in… This place... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2018
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Fabulous book store one of a kind .

Incredible helpful staff, great collection of food books and great values. Get a special book for... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2017
Allan S
New York City, New York
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15 Jun 2018
“Amazing Bookestore!”
28 Jul 2017
“Fabulous book store one of a kind .”
The theme at this specialty shop is the literature of food including food-themed fiction, kitchen antiques, science of food preparation and cookbooks from around the world.
1435 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10128-1625
Upper East Side
+1 212-876-5550
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Reviewed June 15, 2018

While visiting New York we heard about this amazing bookstore and just had to stop in… This place was amazing! They have so many books related to cooking, food, wine, etc… it was very impressive and hard to not spend all day there! It was...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Incredible helpful staff, great collection of food books and great values. Get a special book for that special chef, friend, lover or anyone who loves food Or travel, I have never been in a store in the United States with such a collection. They really...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed March 8, 2015

Founding partner Nach Waxman was on hand for my visit and was more than kind and gracious, offering not only to show me around the store, but offering also to hold my coat while i perused the shelves; an absolute gentleman! Rest of my review...More

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Reviewed October 12, 2013

I purchased a poster over two decades ago and made this a destination for my first visit to NYC. good selection, including some vintage advertising. If we're here longer I would make a point of attending an author event.

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Reviewed January 30, 2013

Tucked away in a row of shops on Lexington avenue, this store is off the beaten path when exploring NYC;however, for the closet gourmet cook or for the reader of food writing this was a great place to pick up a book or two.

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