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Topping & Company

7 Greyfriars Garden, St Andrews KY16 9HG, Scotland
+44 1334 585111
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Perfect bookshop!

From the welcoming fire and comfy armchairs to the offers of mugs of coffee, this bookshop is just... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
AlisonCross
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Rothesay
Great Service from people who actually love books

Absolutely loved the shop. A really great selection of books and, on asking for a recommendation... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
Peter P
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London, United Kingdom
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A vibrant, independent haven for real bibliophiles, with over 45,000 titles and knowledgeable, passionate booksellers. Host to a year round events programme packed with exciting author visits, as well as the St Andrews Literary Festival every autumn!
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7 Greyfriars Garden, St Andrews KY16 9HG, Scotland
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

From the welcoming fire and comfy armchairs to the offers of mugs of coffee, this bookshop is just perfect. Thousands of fascinating books - signed first editions - quirky corners. I adored it <3

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Absolutely loved the shop. A really great selection of books and, on asking for a recommendation was given a novel that i loved. Can't ask for more!

Thank Peter P
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Sadly not able to upload any photos but this bookshop has an amazing variety of books. Also free tea or coffee to sit and enjoy. Very hospitable and friendly.

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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Great book shop... such a selection and complementary coffee ... wow, spent 2 hours in here and £70. Must visit if you're in town.

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

What a fab bookshop. Wooden floors, library ladders, log burning stove. Comfy chairs and it feels like you could stay all day and they wouldn't mind. Plenty of books really good psychology and poetry sections. Dog Friendly too, not many shops welcome our four legged...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2017

Having just returned from a day in St Andrews, I absolutely fell in love with this bookstore! We spent well over an hour in the bookshop and were offered free tea and coffee whilst browsing the shelves! I bought 3 books and could easily have...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I love walking into a bookstore. It's like all my friends are sitting on shelves, waving their pages at me. In this bookshop you can be certain to find what your looking for and three more books you didn't know you wanted.

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Reviewed 5 February 2017

This is one of the jewels in the crown of St Andrews,you could spend hours within a warm welcoming atmosphere with very knowledgeable staff. Tea and coffee are offered , contributing to the warmth feeling within the shop

Thank Bernard D
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is a bookshop conceived - and run by - people with a deep love of books. It manages to be both serious yet accessible to all types (and ages) of readers. It's run with generosity (log fire, leather sofas and free brews). It's aesthetically...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

From the moment we stepped into this warm and welcoming "haven for bibliophiles" we were met with friendly,intelligent and knowledgeable staff, who provided tea,wit and everything we could possibly desire in a bookshop. Our literary tastes span many disciplines, yet Toppings succeeded with every request....More

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