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 are also now home to Da Capo Music Bookshop, the only dedicated second-hand sheet music store in Australia. We buy and sell used books, sheet music and records, host live music and events and are available for venue hire


Monday: 8.30am to 6:30pm

Tuesday: 8.30am to 6:30pm

Wednesday: 8.30am till late

Thursday: 8.30am till late

Friday: 8.30am till late

Saturday: 8.30am till late

Sunday: 9:00am to 6:30pm

Back to All Events


It's movie night at Sappho! Snuggle up with a mulled wine and a red blanket this Sunday night and get cozy for a sneaky sneak preview of our very own Sappho barman Michael Booth's directorial feature debut, 'Red Slumber'. Proceeds go towards the production of Michael's next film, 'Thirty-Three'. Bookings and further details at:

Earlier Event: July 8
Martial and Solene
Later Event: August 4
Douglas Aguiar