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The Tintin Shop

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Closed Now: 10:30 - 17:30
Open today: 10:30 - 17:30
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Lack of Enthusiasm

Merchandise is expensive. Shop pleasant, good range of books in hardback and paperback and other... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
London, United Kingdom
Peter B

Rang the shop yesterday to order a book."You'll have to order online"snapped a woman's voice,why I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter B
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  • Average9%
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“Peter B”
23 Apr 2018
“What a brilliant little shop and friendly welcome”
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34 Floral Street | Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DJ, England
Covent Garden
+44 20 7836 1131
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rang the shop yesterday to order a book."You'll have to order online"snapped a woman's voice,why I answered, we don't do orders over the phone she replied. Well considering I purchased a framed print about 3 months ago I was taken aback,after exchanging a few words...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

I went out of my way to find this little shop as I really wanted something to take home for my Tintin loving daughter. As I walked in I grabbed a life-sized Snowy and then started looking for some other items. The lady in the...More

Thank crosis
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Arrived shortly prior to closing times and manageress very helpful and informative .I understand why they are not now able to take orders over the telephone. We now have all the jigsaws and look forward to the production of some new 1000 pieces soon!

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

I visited this shop with a friend today (1st October). I have never ever encountered such rudeness and appalling behaviour from a shop assistant. As a Tin Tin fan of long standing, I was keen to buy a T shirt. The woman in question was...More

1  Thank ptr246
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Merchandise is expensive. Shop pleasant, good range of books in hardback and paperback and other languages but staff pretty bored...

1  Thank hisperica
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this shop to anyone who likes Tintin from the films, cartoons or comics. The staff are very friendly & helpful but also happy to not bother you if you just want to browse. The range of books, collectibles, clothes etc is great...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

It's not even relevant how good the shop itself is. Although it used to stock a much wider selection of books, including collector's editions, it now favours T shirts and china. It's very small and has a reasonable collection of Tintin books and merchandise. There...More

3  Thank Martin G
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Today I visited the Tintin shop at floral street, I have been visiting this shop since 2000,, its kind of my annual pilgrimage (as my daughter likes to put it), in each visit I picked up few things to add on my collection. The staff...More

Thank vu3bgi
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Great place for Tintin fans, young and old. Things on sale go from a few pounds up to several hundred pounds. Great variety of stuff on sale. I've always found staff to be friendly enough. Not jumping on you as you enter through the door,...More

1  Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I was brought up in Belgium and my mother used the Tintin magazines and books to help me learn French. I have been a fan ever since. The stock in the shop is extensive. There are some high price collectables but there are also small...More

Thank GarryGT
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