Elephant Bookstore, Sofia

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  • August 6, 2017
    I loved it there. It's a small bookshop that contains both vintage and new english books, magazines,comics,manga and all sorts of other cute gifts. Even though they are not exactly cheap,it's a lovely...  more »
  • August 2, 2017
    We came at this little bookstore with colleagues after-work. Ruben (the antiquary) was very friendly and helpful. I found a magazine of my birth month, and several other very nice souvenirs to bring h...  more »
  • July 3, 2017
    Entering this little book &gift shop is like using a time machine :) The atmosphere is unique, very charming, vintage and a bit rock&roll. There are great ideas for funny gifts, but also valuable book...  more »
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  • June 17, 2017
    Expensive collection of second hand books, unorganised and mixed in with random nerd tat. Came here looking for a book and eventually found something that appealed, but then waited nearly 10 minutes whilst the cashier had a conversation with someone about their birthdays all whilst I stood there waiting to be served. I'm sorry to say that this seems very much to be one of those places that's just trying to be cool and where if you're not up for a chat about life and just want to buy, you're not wanted as a customer! Ended up giving up and leaving to find another book store, even though that meant trudging through the rain. A waste of my time!!
  • June 19, 2017
    I absolutely love this little store, it has a great collection of used books as well as a bunch of awesome little gifts. Very friendly and helpful salespersons.
  • April 23, 2017
    The most amazing collection of both popular and rare books, comics, games and little souvenirs that are one of a kind in Bulgaria. If you don't know what to get for a gift - the friendly staff will help out with advice, if they don't have what you're looking for - they'll order it for you. And all of that is topped with a charming atmosphere created with an awesome music playlist! Deffinitely a must see!
  • July 7, 2017
    Nice big(ish) book store, has interesting books and albums but has poor collection on cinema in Bulgarian
  • March 19, 2017
    It is one of this places like the L- space in the Unseen university of Terry Prachet's books or the Cemetery of forgotten books from Shadow of the wind of Carlos Ruiz Zafon. It has the same magical feel of good books deliberately accumulated under one roof. Comic books and funny accessories as well. Very tasteful and unique place.

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