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Book Works Bookstore Coffeehouse


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place for a quick hot drink (coffee and hot chocolate). Enjoyed browsing through the bookstore. Unique gift items. Very friendly and helpful staff.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Barb559
Reviewed April 8, 2019

We love our coffee.....not too milky, not burnt milk.....just they way it should be made. They have a tasty decaf (sorry that's all I can drink) and they know how to make a perfect cup. We went back each day of our trip in PC,...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Cindy T
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful coffee, tea and treats. Even have “oat milk”. Hard to find. Love this place. Easy atmosphere, well located, helpful staff.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank cegdoyle1
Reviewed November 20, 2018

This is one of those "out of a movie" type coffee shops where locals sit and talk. Grab a book from the adorable attached book store and stay a while, or walk the 4 blocks to the beach. Such a magical place and far away...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

Nice place to hang out and meet friends. Went to the shop in the back of the cafe and got a book while waiting for friends.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bg564
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Great coffee and cake. Sit relax and read. The bookstore has a very good selection of books and cards.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sshiel2017
Reviewed July 16, 2018

We rented a house in Pacific Grove and we stopped at Book Works every single morning for a latte or iced coffee. We spent several afternoons in the charming bookstore as well. It made us feel more at home and we will certainly return the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Leigh L
Reviewed July 12, 2018

This place is awesome. Great coffee, great ambiance, great service and there's a bookstore attached! (No coffee allowed in the bookstore). Wife and I come here just about every Saturday for a morning coffee and then head out to conquer the day. Love it

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mike_45454545
Reviewed July 10, 2018

lots of coffee choices but i had an americano and it was just delicious. chocolate chip cookies were perfect with the coffee. could not resist the bookshop which adjoins the coffee shop. lovely p,ace to sit and read or catch up on emails. very welcoming...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 10Orchard
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Great local coffee shop that offers yummy cookies and simple desserts/rolls for a light breakfast or snack with your coffee. I would recommend stopping in and giving the Book Works Coffeehouse a try. Seating includes sofas, loveseats, tables/chairs. Dog-friendly. Friendly, knowledgeable staff.

Date of visit: June 2018
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