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124 2nd St, Langley, Whidbey Island, WA 98260-9850
+1 360-221-2414
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7:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Tue 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wed - Sat 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Centennial, Colorado
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125 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Loved this little combo bookstore/coffee shop. Nice seating by the fire. Great coffee and tasty treats. Wonderful outdoor seating for warm summer days. Located in the heart of Langley in a quaint little Craftsman cottage. Highly recommend!

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Thank tatts15
DC Metropolitan Area
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78 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a coffee and a sit down. Good coffee at reasonable prices, good staff and a nice atmosphere for relaxing. Definitely a place I'd go back and hangout with a book.

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Thank noori_8
Los Altos, California
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Always enjoy going here and checking out whatever new books they have. I always find amazing deals on used books and they're always in good condition. Then it's fun to get coffee and a something to eat with it. A quiet and peaceful place.

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Thank M J
Seattle, Washington
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Coffee is pretty good and the pastries are nice. Bookstore in there as well, not large. Very casual environment.

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Thank jackie s
Portland, Oregon
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

Their advertisement for ice cream drew us in but then we discovered they had more than just ice cream. They serve as a book resource for the community, second-hand exchange of board games, and a place to interact with one another. We wandered to the back rooms and learned more about their mission to youth and desire to provide employment... More 

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Thank Nanderson333
Clinton, Washington
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

It is a favorite spot to stop for coffee and conversation. You are surrounded by new and used books in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Families and friends like to gather here between sightseeing and shopping.

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Thank Carol J
Brooksville, Florida
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

A warm, cozy place to enjoy a good book, good company, and good food. Inexpensive and inviting, the staff is very friendly as are the patrons. Not a wide menu, soup and coffee basically. But boy, what soup!

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Thank IonaSelkie
san francisco
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54 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016

while waiting for our coffee we spent a good 20 minutes browsing the used book selection and bought 2! The quality of the books were great and the shop is super cute!

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Thank jessicasf
Walla Walla, Washington
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 25, 2016

Books, coffee and giving back the community all in one stop? Hells yes sign me up. My coffee was fantastic. Fantastic enough to go to twice. My mocha was great. Right balance of good coffee and good chocolate. My second Americano was also fantastic.

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Thank Thomas G
Saint Helena, California, United States
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2015

Love this place. It's a book store, reading room and eatery all rolled up into a cozy space. They serve delicious ice cream as well. I haven't had anything but their ice cream but it will be a place to return to on my next visit. Love books!

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Thank Tina G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 2nd St, Langley, Whidbey Island, WA 98260-9850
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Whidbey Island  >  Langley
  • Phone Number: +1 360-221-2414

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?