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Muirs Bookshop

62 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
+64 6-867 9741
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Always enjoy my visits to Muirs

Always enjoy my visits to Muirs. Friendly staff, nice coffee and cake options and even a little toy... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2017
Colin C
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Great Coffee

We are from the Uk Great Coffee and was lovely sitting on the terrace watching the world go by , we... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2017
Diane D
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  • Very good5%
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20 Jan 2017
“Always enjoy my visits to Muirs”
14 Jan 2017
“Great Coffee ”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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62 Gladstone Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
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+64 6-867 9741

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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Always enjoy my visits to Muirs. Friendly staff, nice coffee and cake options and even a little toy box for the little ones ☺

Thank Colin C
bookshopcafe, General Manager at Muirs Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Thanks Colin for you kind review. Glad you enjoy your visits. Kind regards Kim Pittar Owner

Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We are from the Uk Great Coffee and was lovely sitting on the terrace watching the world go by , we will definitely call again

Thank Diane D
bookshopcafe, Owner at Muirs Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2017

Thanks Diane - so glad you enjoyed your visit. Kind regards Kim Pittar Owner

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Great bookstore in the Main Street of Gisborne. Fantastic selection of whatever type of book you fancy. Friendly and helpful staff with good recommendations - and great coffee and cake upstairs

Thank samandhenry
Reviewed 1 October 2016

A shop filled with actual books. And a cafe upstairs. In Gisborne. Quick, visit before online retailing kills this one too.More

Thank James K
bookshopcafe, Owner at Muirs Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Thanks James K for the 5 stars - always what we aim for. I think you'll find that the Independent Bookstores that are left in NZ are ticking along nicely - not quite what we were pre 2009 but doing OK. But - all the...More

Reviewed 16 February 2016

This is a wonderful haven of bookish calm with a fabulous collection in all sections. Spacious and super relaxing...And topped with a terrific cafe upstairs serving really good coffee, cakes etc and with a balcony from which to observe the gentle folk of Gisborne below......More

1  Thank epicure49
bookshopcafe, Owner at Muirs Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2016

Thanks epicure49 for your fantastic review of our cafe. So pleased you had a lovely visit and yes, we are often accused of being an easy place to while away several hours. Kind regards Kim Pittar Owner

Reviewed 13 January 2016

Very rekaxed, pleasant way to spend some time as a change from the beach or when the weather is iffy, great range and when we were there some good specials of books we had been wantng to get our hands on

1  Thank Jana K
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Up there with the best in the country. Not to be missed, this place is a local legend and for good reason. Simply fantastic selection of books and associated. Who would have thought that Gisborne could hide such a cultural gem!

2  Thank samandhenry
bookshopcafe, Owner at Muirs Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2015

Thanks Samandhenry - so glad you enjoyed your time in Muirs. Kind regards Kim Pittar Owner

Reviewed 25 October 2015

The Muir's Bookshop looks old-fashioned in a very positive and cosy way. The staff have a big knowledge, they are very friendly and helpful and if you can't find what you are looking for, they order it and it arrives in no time. What I...More

1  Thank Manuela S
bookshopcafe, Owner at Muirs Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2015

Thanks Manuela for your really great review. So glad you could enjoy both our bookshop and cafe. Regards Kim Pittar Owner

Reviewed 1 October 2015

All the latest books (and catalogues too:) and an extremely wide number of titles on every possible subject. Greta place just to browse whilst others do their thing. Good Coffee too upstairs.

1  Thank Hotelinspector72
bookshopcafe, Owner at Muirs Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2015

Thanks for the great review. Hope you had a good stay in Gisborne. Regards Kim Pittar, owner.

Reviewed 15 September 2015

Awesome bookstore. The way they should be. Comfy chairs, normal current best sellers but some real gems too. And they have a 2nd hand section too. Café upstairs with a range of papers and books to thumbMore

2  Thank Marc B
bookshopcafe, Owner at Muirs Bookshop, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2015

Thank you Marc for your great review of our bookshop. Little literary gems are what we are always adding to our mix. Hope you had a chance to have a coffee in the sun yesterday - it was a beautiful day. Regards, Kim Pittar -...More

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