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Berkelouw's Paddington Bookshop & Cafe

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  • Giramondo Poetry
  • Storybook ND
  • Pocket Perspectives

About Berkelouw Paddington, Sydney

Located in the heart of Oxford Street, the Berkelouw Paddington store opened in March 1994, and has since become something of an institution amongst Sydney’s literary community.

Paddington’s three storeys house an extensive range of new, rare and secondhand books. In keeping with Oxford Street’s famous round-the-clock lifestyle, the store attracts an interesting and eclectic variety of customers. Upstairs is the popular and vibrant cafe/wine bar, which is a great place to enjoy the ambience whilst enjoying some delicious food, wine, coffee and cake.

Our Oxford Street store is only a 10-15 minute walk from Museum Station up Oxford Street, and is located on the city side of the Victoria Barracks. Beware as Oxford St renumbers in each suburb, so walk past 19 Oxford St, Darlinghurst! From the city you can take the following bus routes which stop opposite to the store: 333 and 440. You can also travel directly between our Paddington and Leichhardt stores on selected 440 bus services (approx 30 mins).

From the city you can take the following bus routes: - See more at: http://www.berkelouw.com.au/stores/leichhardt#sthash.BXk9PWc7.dpufThe 380, 440, and M10 bus routes stop opposite the store.


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Opening Hours

Mon-Wed | 10am - 7pm
Thu-Fri | 10am - 8pm
Saturday | 10am - 7pm
Sunday | 10am - 6pm

Cafe 1812 Opening Hours
Mon-Wed | 10am - 6pm
Thu-Fri | 10am - 7pm
Saturday | 10am - 6pm
Sunday | 10am - 5.30pm


19 Oxford Street
NSW 2021

Tel: (02) 9360 3200

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