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Avenida Paulista 2073 | Conjunto Nacional, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01311-300, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Vast selection of books, friendly and helpful staff. They have a small coffee shop at the store. Free wifi I really recommend this store

Thank Marouane H
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Unmissable! Really unmissable! Whenever in São Paulo, always a visit to "Livraria Cultura", at its branch in "Conjunto Nacional" mall. At the heart of Paulista Avenue, very near "Consolação Subway Station", you will find "Livraria Cultura", a bookshop with the best selection of books, CDs...More

Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

The best book store ever!!! Besides the good location, you can find all kinds of books. You can spend all afternoon reading books before buying them. This place is like a dream!!!

Thank KarinaLandim
Reviewed January 15, 2018

It is huge! It has any title you could look for in a number of languages and if they dont have it they are happy to help you order it. Lots of comfortable space to sit down with a book and explore and the staff...More

Thank VivaBella
Reviewed October 27, 2017

What a book shop! They have nearly every book you might be looking for, in many different languages. If you like books, you could very well spend a whole day there. And whenever you feel like, have a cup of espresso coffe. Worth a visit...More

Thank Luiz L
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

One of the best bookstore - you can achieve all sorts of book and at the same time have a coffee, snacks... It is very well located at the Paulista Avenue - a lot of buses lines and and metro at your door. It is...More

Thank meyercecilia
Reviewed August 31, 2017

I love this bookstore and cannot leave without buying something! They have 2 stores in the gallery where it is located. A big one where you can find a café inside, they offer free wi-fi and about 3 or 4 stores of books! They have...More

Thank PaulistanaCA
Reviewed June 4, 2017

best book store in south america great selection good cafe and lovely building good air con open long hours

Thank Sw105
Reviewed May 12, 2017

The biggest bookshop in Sao Paulo, has a lot of offer. Lovely little cafe inside, multiple floors of books in various categories, in English and Portuguese. Staff speak English, and are very helpful. Loved the experience.

Thank taniacreative
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Very good bookshop where you can find almost all kinds of books. If they don't have it they will get it for you elsewhere, But forget coffee... terrible service, very expensive, all table are usually dirty, no one to clean... well, go and get it...More

Thank MariaAndrade2014
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Located just below important Paulista Avenue, Jardins
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Paulistano. It is an upper-class area, offering a
variety of things to do, including shopping, museums
and parks. The neighborhood is well known for “Oscar
Freire”– the most luxurious street in the city, packed
with high-end boutiques. In Jardins you will also find
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