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, sheet music and records, host live music and events and are available for venue hire -


Christmas Eve: Open but will close at 4pm

Tuesday 25th Christmas Day: Closed

Wednesday 26th Boxing Day: Closed

Thursday 27th: Closed

Friday 28th: Open 9am to 7.30 pm

Saturday 29th: Open 9am to 7.30 pm

Sunday 30th: Open 9am to 7.30 pm

New Years Eve: Open but will close at 1.30pm

New Years Day: Closed


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

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Tristan Alaba

Tristan Alaba is a songwriter, guitarist and creator of Aussa Nova - an Australian indie folk style with Bossa Nova and Samba influences - making waves around Sydney’s alternative nook and cranny music spots.

Bringing together good humour and harmony, pretty rhythms and witty lyrics, Tristan’s music is best enjoyed with friends in the courtyard of an alternative, eclectic and sophisticated bookshop cafe on Glebe Point Road.

Earlier Event: February 24
Mark Ashurst
Later Event: March 1
John Maddox