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Beautiful bookshop

It is true is one of the better looking bookshops I know, and it has a nice bar. On the other side... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Lisbon, Portugal
Great bookstore

This is such an original looking bookstore, beautifully laid out and a friendly atmosphere. Would... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2018
Chelsea B
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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LX Factory , Alcantara, Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is true is one of the better looking bookshops I know, and it has a nice bar. On the other side it is too find the books I want because they don't have or can't find in such a messy bookshelves, maybe I am...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018

This is such an original looking bookstore, beautifully laid out and a friendly atmosphere. Would recommend popping in!

Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

An original concept for a bookstore, jn line with other stores owned by the group in other cities. Wonderful atmosphere, irresistible selection of books and other items, interesting lart of Lisbon. A must visit.

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Reviewed February 17, 2018

Awesome space in a cool area. The book stacks are impressive, the bar has some great drinks, and the way everything is intertwined with the old printing press is pretty cool. We were here for a small concert upstairs, but would return just for the...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2018

Amazing bookshop in a great location in Lisbon. You can find a different kind of books, very attractive store and polite owner.

Thank Alchemistis
Reviewed December 10, 2017

Amazing place. We went upstairs out of curiosity and in the end, had a private one to one tour with Pietro about all his amazing inventions -the highlight of our Lisbon trip!

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

I saw an article about this beautiful library and the expectations were high, some say it's one of the 10 most beautiful in the world. Well, it's not beauty in a sense of wonder and aesthetics like Lello in Porto, but the secret inside makes...More

Thank Hugo C
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Books wall to wall and floor to ceiling, a bike suspended in the air, wooden shelves with wheel-along ladder and a bar nestled in the perfect spot. Could any bookstore be more picture perfect. Put on your hipster clothes and blend right into the scene,...More

Thank nuffadvicealready
Reviewed June 4, 2017

This spectacular bookstore is in what appears to be an old newspaper printing building. When you enter, there is a wall of books 100 feet long and 4 stories high staring you in the face. What a feeling for a book-lover. I spent ages in...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed May 23, 2017

among books were they use to be printed. Inside the main room of the machine that made books for years. Infinite stairs, iron framewear, wall of books, with a cathedral scale. Take a coffe, grabe a book and be among the making of . Just...More

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