Sappho Books, Cafe & Bar

We are one of Sydney's favourite General Second-hand Bookstores. Walk through to our beautiful courtyard Cafe that transforms into a tapas Bar at night.

- We buy and sell used books and records, host live music and events and are available for venue hire -


Opening Hours

Monday: 8.30am to 7.00pm

Tuesday: 8.30am to 7.00pm

Wednesday: 8.30am till late

Thursday: 8.30am till late

Friday: 8.30am till late

Saturday: 8.30am till late

Sunday: 9:00am to 7:00pm




L.W. Major is a local singer/songwriter and guitarist. His influences include The Violent Femmes, Tom Waits, Louis Tillet and Paul Kelly and authors such as Denis Johnson, James Leo Herlihy and Peter Temple. After finishing recording two albums back to back he is once again on the live circuit performing his raw, melodic, gritty style of folk. To hear music and find more information go to