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Anthony Frost English Bookshop

Closes in 27 min: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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The leading English bookstore in south-eastern Europe!

Great bookstore - Cool coffee shop - Hip gallery This place is a must for everyone who is in love... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Ratzeburg, Germany
New location (9 Edgar Quinet St), same great vibe and selection!

From November 15th 2017, Anthony Frost is in a new location, on 9 Edgar Quinet St., 5 min walking... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
Catinca C
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15 Dec 2017
“The leading English bookstore in south-eastern Europe!”
20 Nov 2017
“New location (9 Edgar Quinet St), same great vibe and selection!”
Hosting a carefully chosen selection of fiction,non-fiction,books on visual & performative arts and comics from all around the world. We are spreading knowledge. Since 2007.
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Cale Victoriei 45, Bucharest 010062, Romania
+40 21 311 5138
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Great bookstore - Cool coffee shop - Hip gallery This place is a must for everyone who is in love with English books! Vlad and his team are enthusiasts, when it comes to matters, their rich knowledge offers exceptional insights & help in all matters...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

From November 15th 2017, Anthony Frost is in a new location, on 9 Edgar Quinet St., 5 min walking from the former place on Calea Victoriei. Beautiful space (former Carturesti bookstore) same great English books selection, good coffee and wonderful advice from someone who is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Catinca C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I just visited this bookshop today and it is no longer called Anthony Frost English bookshop. It it still a bookshop and has some great books, all prices around 50-60 Ron, however only about a third of the bookshop are books in English. They also...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Joy J
Reviewed 9 December 2016

A varied selection of fiction, non-fiction, cookery, music books & Romanian travel & history, even a book exchange, all in English. The excellent Vlad offered advice, tea, coffee & cookies in warm surroundings with pleasant music. An antidote to the noise & bustle outside.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This bookshop is a hidden delight. You can buy English books and even swap ones you have read. It is interesting to see which books have been translated into English. Jack London is very popular. Then you can have drink on the terrace and read....More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank cottagechris
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Happening across this shop by chance while visiting the adjacent church, I usually avoid, when travelling, anything remotely reminiscent of home or of familiar language or culture, however in the case of this bookshop, that would have been a grave error. A conversation with Vlad...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank JamesStephen68
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

This is a small bookshop with amazing books and great recomandation. Perfect place to drink a tea and have lovely talks.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Dona-Georgia
Reviewed 16 November 2015

A wonderful bookshop on any level. Imagine Waterstones or Barnes & Noble dredged of all rubbish - what's left over, what is really worth reading is what you will find at Anthony Frost. Knowledgeable, friendly staff enhance its character further. Highly recommended to residents and...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Jesaulenko
Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Best book recomandations I have recieved. As I look in to discovering more about the city I live in, I wanted to first give a shout out to the place that made me go out of the house when I had no reason to. Just...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Alex Raul C
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Surprisingly extensive stock and most helpful staff who advised on books about Romania and general advice on the city. Worth seeking out

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Alan S
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