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The River Read

203 Gympie Terrace | Shop 2/203, Noosaville, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
+61 7 5473 0483
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cake” (3 reviews)
“book shop” (10 reviews)
“great coffee” (13 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian
203 Gympie Terrace | Shop 2/203, Noosaville, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
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Reviewed March 9, 2018

Great spot in Noosaville, we always visit here when in Noosa, a very good selection of books, the ☕️ is good as well.

Thank Rainecourt
Reviewed January 24, 2018

I love this quaint little book shop that has coffee as well.I ordered a book here recently and it arrived in just over a week and of course I bought a coffee while I was there.They make a good coffee also.

Thank Yvonne C
Reviewed December 26, 2017

What a sad day for Noosaville. This great little book shop and meeting place just didn't make it financially, but it did touch our hearts and minds.... Thank you to the great ladies who gave it their best.

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Lucinda M, Owner at The River Read, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2018

No....No...No....we are not gone. We have moved around the corner to 203 Gympie Terrace and are very much up and running as always. Please come and visit us in our awesome new location by the river next time you are in town. Lu & Nat

Reviewed November 16, 2017

This is a lovely little spot to sit whilst enjoying a coffee or having a read. They make the best coffee we experienced in the Noosa area on our recent trip, so much so that we travelled out of our way every day to get...More

Thank Moodah
Reviewed October 26, 2017

An amazing variety of books of all types at reasonable prices. Found a couple that I had been looking for! Drop in and browse.

Thank thingsthatareunique
Reviewed October 25, 2017

On this our fifth visit to Noosaville, we visited for the first time, The River Read. We always enjoy a coffee and read of the paper most mornings and sadly our usual haunt had changed hands and the quality diminished. We found this outlet towards...More

Thank John L
Reviewed October 8, 2017

The combination of a good coffee, great cakes & treats and plenty of books to entice. Stay awhile & soak up the unique casual position on the Noosa River.

Thank planetogra
Reviewed October 4, 2017

We had a delicious coffee here, and spent a good half an hour browsing the books. They have some really good titles.

Thank ACoupleAbroad
Reviewed October 2, 2017

The two friendly owners Natalie and Lucinda are at the book store to help find you your favourite book and you can get a coffee there while you sit down and peruse your new purchase.

Thank FrangipanniBrisbane
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend the coffee here, up there with the best in Noosa, check out their range of books for sale while waiting for your coffee, which is well worth the wait Sensational

Thank rogerleitch
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Cafe, Australian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Gympie Terrace | Shop 2/203, Noosaville, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Noosa  >  Noosaville
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5473 0483
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