Books and Beans

Books and Beans
Belmont Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1JH
  • Telephone 01224 646 438
  • Opening times Mon–Sat 7.45am–4.30pm; Sun 9.45am–3.45pm.
  • Email
  • Website www.booksandbeans.co.uk
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Books and Beans

Books & Beans is a modern, colourful secondhand bookshop, which turns the dusty stereotype on its head. Downstairs, Aberdeen's first independent Fair Trade café offers freshly made soups, salads and sandwiches as well as great coffee. Its short, strong ristretto is guaranteed to prevent you from falling asleep over your book. Upstairs, cosily packed shelves with everything from chick-lit to Chekhov.

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Books & Beans is a modern, colourful second-hand bookshop, which turns the dusty stereotype on its head. Downstairs, Aberdeen's first independent Fair Trade café offers freshly made soups, salads and sandwiches as well as great coffee. Its short, strong ristretto is guaranteed to prevent you from falling asleep over your book. Upstairs, cosily packed shelves with everything from chick-lit to Chekhov. Books and Beans serves all day lunches and snacks. Upstairs we’ve also got Aberdeen's only Internet Café offering faxing, printing and free Wifi.

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  • Provides: Free wi-fi
  • Open since: 2003

Events at this venue

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Books and Beans Poetry Night

Monthly poetry reading and open mic night. Audience members are encouraged to bring a poem to share.

Thu 30 May

Free / 01224 646 438

Featuring poet and translator Alasdair Gordon.

  • 18:30 – 20:00

Thu 27 Jun

Free / 01224 646 438

Featuring poet and translator Alasdair Gordon.

  • 18:30 – 20:00

Thu 25 Jul

Free / 01224 646 438

Featuring poet and translator Alasdair Gordon.

  • 18:30 – 20:00
…and 17 more dates until 31 Dec 2020