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17 Place du Marche, 86160 Gencay, France
+33 5 49 50 61 94
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Great book and coffee shop

Exactly as described - we had very reasonably priced tea and yummy cakes and we bought a bunch of... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
Singapore, Singapore
Tea & Cake

Awesum coffee shop with super friendly owners. There's so many goodies one can buy, books and DVD's... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2017
via mobile
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“yummy cakes” (2 reviews)
“coffee shop” (2 reviews)
17 Place du Marche, 86160 Gencay, France
+33 5 49 50 61 94
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Exactly as described - we had very reasonably priced tea and yummy cakes and we bought a bunch of cheap books, including the shorter Oxford English Dictionary for Euro 15! We will come back for sure. Owners are very friendly too and a nice mix...More

Thank angmohs
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Awesum coffee shop with super friendly owners. There's so many goodies one can buy, books and DVD's to rent or buy. It's an Internet cafe where you can relax and browse.

Thank Booksg2005
Reviewed 5 January 2017

A wonderful snug where one can relax, browse and sort one's online business in comfort and in friendly company. Some unique, useful and wonderfully nostalgic goodies to purchase too, not to mention the yummy cakes!

Thank pauljourno
Reviewed 17 August 2016

If you like browsing bookshops for new or very good quality second hand books, this is the place. If you like a well organised, well kept, bookshop and café, this is the place. If you're looking for a gift or card, this is the place....More

Thank StorkGuru
Reviewed 20 February 2015

We have been customers of Andrew and T-anne almost from the beginning and really enjoy our visits there. T-anne's cakes are excellent and they now serve a variety of coffees which are not available in French cafes. We are returning to the UK in April...More

Thank Lamimaudiere
Reviewed 5 July 2014

A lovely bookshop and cafe, with free wifi and internet access on the cafe's computers. With both new and second hand books, mostly English, its a boon to ex-pat's and visitors alike. The cakes are homemade and delicious, very difficult to resist.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 9 June 2014

The variety on offer in this teashop, gift shop, bookshop and internet cafe met the needs of our family very well. The 11 year old twins found books to read for the couple of rainy days we had and we all enjoyed the cakes. It...More

1  Thank Maureen C
Reviewed 29 May 2014

We discovered this wonderful internet cafe in Gencay at the direction of family members. Finding somewhere with WIFI access, tea, coffee and other hot and cold drinks, a delicious range of cakes and vast selection of books in the local region was brilliant. Great for...More

3  Thank Charlie A
Reviewed 19 July 2012

This is aimed more for people living in the area who require a little bit of England in France. It sells a lot of English second hand books, tea, cakes & Knicks nacs. It is handy should you require Wi Fi. Unless you can not...More

3  Thank citytraveller33
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