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Elephant Bookstore

Shishman 31, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 88 642 0954
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A lovely shop with great selection of books

We loved this small, quirky, friendly shop in the heart of Sofia - a wonderful selection of gifts... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
bath, uk
Such a cute place

I loved it there. It's a small bookshop that contains both vintage and new english books... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andreea C
via mobile
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Wonderful bookshop with a vast selection of English books, quirky gifts and a lovely place to browse - cool, stylish and right in the middle of Sofia - open 7 days 10:00 to 22:00....
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“quirky gifts” (2 reviews)
“second hand” (2 reviews)
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Shishman 31, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
+359 88 642 0954
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We loved this small, quirky, friendly shop in the heart of Sofia - a wonderful selection of gifts, 2nd hand comics and books.

Thank nicBath
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved it there. It's a small bookshop that contains both vintage and new english books, magazines,comics,manga and all sorts of other cute gifts. Even though they are not exactly cheap,it's a lovely place to spend the time and I deffinetely advise everyone visiting Sofia...More

Thank Andreea C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came at this little bookstore with colleagues after-work. Ruben (the antiquary) was very friendly and helpful. I found a magazine of my birth month, and several other very nice souvenirs to bring home. It's a very charming place.

Thank Alexandre T
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Entering this little book &gift shop is like using a time machine :) The atmosphere is unique, very charming, vintage and a bit rock&roll. There are great ideas for funny gifts, but also valuable books, magazines, comic books,etc...The stuff is very friendly and helpful.

Thank eliger2017
Reviewed June 18, 2017

Cozy, little bookstore with really interesting, funny and random stuff and a great selection of books. Really worth visiting!

Thank simmi882017
Reviewed May 21, 2017

This is a small bookstore, located on Shishman Str. It is a must go if you are trying to find fandom related items- Harry Potter, GoT, Doctor Who etc. memorabillia. The staff is very helpful, friendly and they speak great english. The books they offer...More

Thank Borislava I
Reviewed May 12, 2017

If you are searching for some english books or magazines this is the place. They also provide great variety of some comics and manga stuff for those, who are in this fandom. Furthermore in this small place you can find some great gift ideas for...More

Thank Joro H
Reviewed April 24, 2017

The place is wonderful and cozy, but my special admiration goes to the staff - friendly, helpful, English speaking, competent young people who would welcome even your breaking of something expensive with a smile - it doesn't happen very often in Sofia.

1  Thank Kalina Z
Reviewed April 24, 2017

If you are looking for new and pre-read English language books, this is the place to go ... paper-backs are very cheap. Also stockists for quirky gifts ... Staff are very friendly and of course, speak English ...

Thank Ken M
Reviewed March 19, 2017

It's a really nice bookstore. There, you can find books (brand new or second hand) in English, games, men's care products, etc. Do not hesitate to step inside!

Thank Jérémy J
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