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Literati Bookshop & Cafe

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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An Oasis

While Goa is so cosmopolitan and experimental in food and other aspects of life - finding a decent... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2017
Complete book heaven!

Literati bookshop ticks the right choices for book lovers - it is located in the buzz of calangute... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2017
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Aug 19, 2017
“An Oasis”
Apr 14, 2017
“Complete book heaven!”
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E/1-282 Gaura Wood, Calangute 403516, India
+91 832 227 7740
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Reviewed August 19, 2017

While Goa is so cosmopolitan and experimental in food and other aspects of life - finding a decent bookstore is hard. The focus is too much on the other brow. Anyhow, Divya's creation - this elegant, haven of a bookshop makes up for all of...More

Thank Harsingar
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Literati bookshop ticks the right choices for book lovers - it is located in the buzz of calangute yet a bit secluded giving it the calm and peace needed to look around the bookstore - Everyone at the bookstore is very helpful and know titles...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

This little bookshop is an absolute gem for book lovers in Calangute. They have a wide range of books covering a number of topics. It's very laid back and the prices are very reasonable. There's also a little cafe next to it which is lovely.

Thank William W
Reviewed January 2, 2017

This bookshop and a café is a must for book lovers on holiday in Goa. it is located in a beautiful old building set in a peaceful garden off the main road in Calangute. Inside there are stacks and stacks of books on every subject...More

Thank 34Nina
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Found this jewel down a shady lane in Calangute, totally by accident. And what a find! We spent 2 of 4 days in Goa at this delightful store. Great atmosphere, nice collection - browsing is encouraged. Divya the owner lady was friendly and informative. I...More

Thank Harsingar
Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

This was a pleasant surprise to come to a cultural evening given by the feminist American Anne Jones. She spoke about women speaking out about rape and assault during wars and non war times through the lens of the camera she had organised in Africa...More

1  Thank Jilliana R
Reviewed February 7, 2016

A lovely bookstore cum cafe in a lush garden with high trees and plenty of shade two ninutes walk off the busy Calangute main road. The beautiful portoguese villa, elegantly shabby and chic, is full of books nicely displayed on wooden shelves and on low...More

Thank difficulta
Reviewed November 30, 2015

In an old house, great atmosphere, laid-back feel but lots of books available to peruse, Not at all a commercial book shop. Hence make it a point to visit. May their ilk increase

Thank jaideep73
Reviewed July 28, 2014

If you are near the Candolim beach area of Goa and are interested in books then a visit to this establishment is for you. It is a wonderful bookshop situated in an old house and it is rather like wandering into somebody's private library. There...More

2  Thank Anthony W
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