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



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Poetry Night at Sappho

On the second Tuesday of June, the Sappho poetry night will feature Jeanine Leane, Koraly Dimitriadis, Šime Knežević, and Kirli Saunders, plus the usual open mic section. Drinks and tapas at the bar. Free entry. 

Earlier Event: June 9
Zoe Ryan
Later Event: June 13
Juan Price