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Tattered Cover Bookstore

2526 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206-1411
+1 303-322-7727
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Sit and read, enjoy a coffee and scone. Waiting for your room to be ready? Just stop by here and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
davidtompkins7855
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Denver, Colorado
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Read and rest

A library super cozy filled with books galore ... The couches are comfy ... Tables nearby ... No... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
nancyv248
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ra'anana
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A locally owned bookstore and a Colorado landmark, the Tattered Cover, with three unique locations, offers personal service, an extraordinary selection, coffee shops, extensive newsstands, and author appearances nearly every day. With books, gift cards, games, greeting cards, calendars, literary curious, t-shirts, book bags, and more, the Tattered Cover is a bookstore and much more!
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“book lovers” (19 reviews)
“love books” (12 reviews)
“book signing” (5 reviews)
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2526 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206-1411
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+1 303-322-7727
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sit and read, enjoy a coffee and scone. Waiting for your room to be ready? Just stop by here and enjoy an old time book store. I wish there were more places like this in the USA. So quiet, relaxing. Great place to pick up...More

Thank davidtompkins7855
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A library super cozy filled with books galore ... The couches are comfy ... Tables nearby ... No one bothered me - decided to buy what I was reading ...

Thank nancyv248
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With many bookstore's closing the Tattered Cover seems to be thriving. It's a bit quaint, but they just make you feel welcome here, plus there is a fantastic selection of books for sale.

Thank The_Grumpster
Reviewed 27 April 2017

If you're ever in downtown Denver, you have to spend a few hours at the Tattered cover. If you've ever read a book, you have to spend a few hours at the Tattered cover. I don't care how good your local bookstore is, this one...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in to buy a magazine & they didn't have it. The gentleman working there called other locations, located one, had it sent for my pickup & called when it arrived. Complete follow through!!! Great bookstore to browse around & find some fun things to...More

Thank KathyT427
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Amazing historical building full of books and a great place to hang out, read and relax. Service was excellent. A special place!

Thank Gail W
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing bookstore! Great place to shop, browse, have a coffee or snack, and\or to just have a calm stop in the middle of a high energy visit to downtown Denver.

Thank DSandJK
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My friend and I stopped into this bookstore expecting to take a quick glance around and then go. It looks small from the outside, but it turns out to be big! Three floors, each going further back than you think they would. We ended up...More

Thank tanksmiley
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Love this beautiful and well appointed book store. Every little thing about it makes it so grand while still being quaint. Lovely staff and clientele. And be sure you visit the café for the best espresso and caps in Denver.

Thank MaruchyX8
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Denver is so lucky to have a book store of this caliber. When out of town guests come to visit, I always take them here, and they are always glad we went. This Tattered Cover is spacious, inviting, well-lit, and peopled by experienced, well-read staff...More

Thank ElisabethL230
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