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Moe's Books

2476 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-2392
+1 510-849-2087
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One of the Last Remaining Great Bookstores!

Moe's is a great bookstore! As so many of the once great bookstores in the Bay Area have closed... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
Scott S
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Los Angeles, California
Plan to stay awhile.......

Four floors of books to browse of many categories. Used books purchased were nearly like new... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Christine H
,
Clayton
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2476 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-2392
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Moe's is a great bookstore! As so many of the once great bookstores in the Bay Area have closed, Moe's has emerged as one of the last remaining BEST places to shop for books. Moe's is a multi-level establishment. When you look in the door...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Four floors of books to browse of many categories. Used books purchased were nearly like new. Sizeable collection of sheet music. You can feel the history here. Stop in and buy something so they can stay in business forever. An E-book is not the same...More

Thank Christine H
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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

They got books new and used and somehow it manages to keep on keeping on and I like that about them.

Thank Alzor S
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This place is huge and was around during the 1969 protests (see the pictures inside). Berkeley is worth a visit if you're in SF or nearby and this shop is a highlight for book lovers.

Thank Keith H
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

Moe's is Berkeley's answer to Powell's City of Books in Portland. While not as large, it is well organized and has 4 levels of books on just about any subject you would want to find. Quiet and well lighted, it is a delight to browse...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2016

I loved the second-hand section in particular. I found this place to be wonderful because it's reasonably priced, modest and has a wonderful, cosy feel. I picked up a copy of The Shock Doctrine, because their politics selection is WONDERFUL! Calling all bookworms to Moe's!

Thank jfoxe
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Reviewed 9 September 2015

Great place to browse for old, used books. They also have new books. A good place to look for "Lonely Planet" books.

Thank Sally B
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

We've been coming here since we were Cal undergrads in the late 60s. It hasn't changed much other than, sadly, Moe's passing in 1997. Moe's remains our most favorite independent bookseller in the country. Moe's got even better when it began selling new and used...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2015

Moe's Books, an independent bookstore on Berkeley's historic Telegraph Avenue, has been serving book lovers since 1959. It has an extensive inventory of books, both new and used. This is definitely the proverbial clean, well-lighted place for books. It also happens to be extremely well-organized....More

Thank Kathleen F
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Reviewed 9 May 2015

Moe's is the best bookstore in CA. It is a particular favorite for Greek and Roman classics. But they also have everything else.

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