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Foyles Bookshop

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
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Flagship store

I could happily get lost in this book shop for hours. The shop is well presented, airy and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Engelme
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London, United Kingdom
A Books' Emporium which Definitely Challenges the Temptation to just "Buy Online"!

Those of us who value Books, who still buy them regularly, and who have long-enjoyed the experience... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gooner10-8
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Dublin, Ireland
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Relocated in 2014, from its former location to 107 Charing Cross Road, world-famous bookseller Foyles' flagship boasts six floors of books across all subjects and specialisms. Foyles Charing Cross Road also has an extended range of designer gifts...More
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I could happily get lost in this book shop for hours. The shop is well presented, airy and spacious. There are places to sit and a wide selection of books on a range of subject areas. The staff are generally helpful. There are a cafe...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Engelme
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Those of us who value Books, who still buy them regularly, and who have long-enjoyed the experience of visiting a traditional Bookshop, struggle a bit to-day : so many Bookshops have simply been "wiped-out", and those that remain have huge difficulty offering a wide range...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Gooner10-8
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

Unbelievable variety. Definitely one of the most impressive bookstores I have seen. Well organized, with a lot of space. You can spend days inside.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank anastassiu
Reviewed March 16, 2019

We've been coming to London on business or for pleasure for a couple decades. We always have to stop at this fine bookstore on every trip. Located on Charing Cross Road just a short walk from either Leicester Square or Tottenham Court Stations on the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank interceptpubs
Reviewed March 11, 2019 via mobile

Best bookstore, great service and the range of books is excellent. If you're looking for something "extra" you have to go there.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank IngelaVI
Reviewed February 17, 2019

Lovely shop in the heart of theatre land so good to visit as you wait for your play to start. Lifts are available but each floor is open plan and low level so easy to get between floors. Books on every topic and plenty of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LAW64
Reviewed February 4, 2019

Nearest tube Leicester Square, Piccadilly and Northern lines. Open from 9am-9pm Monday to Saturday. Sundays open 11:30-6pm. You can browse on Sunday from 11:30, or whenever else you feel like it. There is a cafe, which closes 45 minutes before the shop. I was here...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Richard S
Reviewed January 25, 2019

Foyles is the place for any bookaphobe. On many floors it is a maze of joy. Lifts to all floors. Cafe on the top is excellent. Millions have come here over the years. Now completely refurbished it is brill. Turn left out the door and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Michaelhouse69
Reviewed January 20, 2019

World known as a great bookstore, this huge building did indeed have an extensive selection of titles. Impressive, but somehow underwhelming. Perhaps the buildup created to high an expectation. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Judy H
Reviewed January 20, 2019

What a gorgeous shop. One of the largest bookshops I've visited and with one of the most vast and varied selection of books.

Date of experience: December 2018
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