Ampersand Cafe & Bookstore
Tiny little cafe right on Oxford Street with a nice atmosphere and seating in a decorated lane way.
This cafe & bookstore is a haven of tranquillity where you can relax in a vibrant atmosphere, read a good book, drink our home-made Chai Tea relished for its rich exotic flavours of cardamom, cinnamon and ginger, or enjoy one of our delicious cupcakes.
With over 30,000 used books on our shelves stretching from ceiling to floor, there’s something for everyone.
Outdoors is always buzzing with the sounds of laughter and good cheer.
- Monday – 0730 - 1730
- Tuesday – 0730 - 1730
- Wednesday – 0730 - 1730
- Thursday – 0730 - 1730
- Friday – 0730 - 1730
- Saturday – 0730 - 1730
- Sunday – 0900 - 1700
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