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Book Lover's Cafe - CLOSED

505 NW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32601-4908
+1 352-384-0090
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10 Jul 2012
“Used to be great!”
27 May 2012
“Tragedy Strikes, Book Lover's Closes”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
505 NW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32601-4908
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Reviewed 10 July 2012

I have a feeling that the book store will be closing soon, and unfortunately with that, the cafe. It used to be great, and now...well it's ok but tea and coffee are disappointing and sometimes so is the service. But go anyway, weekly dinner menu...More

Thank Nicksgirl19
Reviewed 27 May 2012

Long a safe and healthy place for a snack, a full meal, or a glass of juice while browsing books in the adjoining book store (also recently closed), Book Lover's is no more. This was an unassuming place for local versions of international cuisine--Greek one...More

Thank Bokononer
Reviewed 26 April 2012

They had good vegetarian food, inside the book store (Books Inc.). But the owners decided to call it quits. The business on NW13th St. is now closed.

Thank JFGainesville
Reviewed 2 March 2012

This is the best for slow eaters and introverts to share a meal with another bookworm or book. Tremendous book collection and terrific pesto sanwhiches. Vegan/vegetarian friendly with soup styles that are signature.

Thank Abington A
Reviewed 16 February 2012

I've only been there once because the location is kind of weird (inside a bookstore, and small) but the food was great, and a good value. Great soups and sandwiches, lots of international influences. Yum!

Thank gr_pefruit
Reviewed 20 December 2010

I was buying/ trading books one day, and a hard rain started. I was hungry and said "what the heck". It was the best vegetarian food I've ever had. I'm still an omnivore, but Book Lover's Cafe is in my regular rotation for lunch near...More

Thank SamWhatAm
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Reviewed 23 April 2010

Great food, wonderful surroundings, and plenty of charm.

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Reviewed 23 November 2009

I absoutely love this place. LOVE IT.

Thank JimMGainesville
Reviewed 1 September 2009

went in there for a brownie and the guy behind the counter had taken the one i asked him for. it was almost as though he thought i didnt need that much brownie.. how rude.little did he know it was a little after school treat...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2008

Great veggie and vegan food.

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  • Address: 505 NW 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32601-4908
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-384-0090
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