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The Book Fayre


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All reviews cake soy milk coffee shop treasure trove well worth a visit outside seating quick coffee love this place pleasant atmosphere gifts browse edition genre dogs village slice
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ignore the poor review by whoever wrote it. The staff are friendly and very efficient. Great books even got a limited edition s king book and nice cuppa tea, whenever we visit we always shop in here.

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank S3999EXpaulw
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love popping in here when in Woodhall, it's our family's favourite book shop with the added bonus of lovely coffee and cakes whilst you browse! We love to sit in the childrens room whilst our son reads one of the books we've undoubtedly just bought....More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Kasia_p86
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another potted history. Not a lot of people outside of Woodhall Spa know that this building has quite the history. When my family moved to WS in 1951, this used to be my primary school, and the non-fiction end of the shop is where my...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank J M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The book selection is excellent featuring every genre, New editions, old and antique volumes they are all here and very fairly priced, you can spend a long time browsing in this shop, so the really very good coffe come cafe section is most welcome. Very...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank gorant123
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Place has some lovely gifts, and cards but the staff were not interested in exchanging smiles or banter - more interested in chatting amongst selves. Not asked if needed any help or given any interaction apart from just taking the money at the sales desk...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 1212fax
Kath F, Owner at The Book Fayre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

*Sigh ... I’m sorry that you felt the need to write a negative review about my small, independent business. Most customers to our shop comment on the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff. Even during busy times we acknowledge our customers with a nod and...More

Reviewed February 26, 2019

Cakes are not as fresh as they look. No atmosphere in the place but very clean. Love the book store.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank noellekurylo
Reviewed February 25, 2019

Friendly staff, pleasant atmosphere, stopped off with the wife for a quick coffee / hot chocolate and cake. Recommended.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Steve N
Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

We were in woodhall spa visiting my brother and his wife who have just moved to the village. I had a coffee and a slice of caramel shortbread which was Devine!! Also brought an amazing bag (I have a slight obsession with the greatest showman...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Clarep72
Reviewed January 3, 2019

Fabulous range of books - new and second hand. Also gifts, toys and coffee/cake. Sit in or outside in warm weather. A pleasure to visit and browse.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NESSY3306
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Best coffee I've had in a long while, Hazelnut and amaretto! Quick and lovely service from staff. Relaxing atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Charempest
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