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“Quirky, affordable, friendly.”
Review of Books and Beans

Books and Beans
Ranked #4 of 36 Coffee & Tea in Aberdeen
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $6 - $11
Cuisines: Cafe, Soups
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast
Description: BOOKS AND BEANS is a quality Coffee Shop bang in the centre of Aberdeen serving all day lunches and snacks, fantastic homemade soups, sandwiches, salads and panini as well as a range of excellent Fair Trade Coffee, Tea & Chocolate. Upstairs we've also got a great 2nd Hand Bookstore and Internet Cafe offering Faxing, Printing and free WIFI.Open 7 Days, 22 Belmont Street, Aberdeen, AB101JH.
Reviewed October 30, 2013

Been here plenty of times and will be back again.

A quirky cafe with nooks and crannies to eat in and hide your nose in a book... there are lots of books to choose from! They provide a search and purchase facility for books you require if they happen to not have the book in stock you require. They're also a cafe! They provide scrumptious lunches with a wide range of panini's and sandwiches, they provide a choice of homemade soups each day as well as cakes and treats. The staff are friendly and chatty and you may giggle a little at the comments on windows, doors etc. It's refreshing to find a place like this which focuses on a friendly experience rather than being "snobby" or such like.

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Thank Willowette
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Reviewed October 20, 2013

Called in here twice for soup and bread and what a great little place it is. It must be good as it is a very popular place, with a wide selection of wholesome meals

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Reviewed October 11, 2013

This was a pleasant place to have lunch, freshly made sandwiches and a decent pot of tea. Good service, nice staff and some books to browse. Good, inventive vegetarian menu options which can be hard to find in a sandwich type place. Sad not to have had space for the cakes which looked ace!

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Thank Zoevet
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Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

This is the best kind of local business. An independent shop. Good coffee, snacks and 2nd hand books. Well worth seeking out. Free WiFi too. 22 Belmont Street, AB10 1JH

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Thank JedB
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Reviewed September 26, 2013

This is one of the bets places in Aberdeen for a coffee or a snack meal. Everything is prepared fresh and the staff are very friendly.

Our favourite meal is pancakes and bacon covered in syrup. The coffee and tea is also excellent.

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Thank Nigel F
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