Sandmeyer's Bookstore

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4 out of 5 stars
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Sandmeyer's Bookstore
Photograph: Harrison Ciancuillo Sandmeyer's Bookstore

Located in the South Loop, this family-owned and-operated book shop has been in business since 1982. Step into the brick building and you'll find shelves filled with new releases, travel guides, lot's of Childrens' books, and plenty of other literary goodness to keep you occupied on your train ride home. The shop also holds occasional readings and book release parties. 


Venue name: Sandmeyer's Bookstore
Address: 714 S Dearborn St
Cross street: between Polk and Harrison Sts
Opening hours: Mon-Wed 11am-6:30pm; Thu 11am-8pm; Fri 11am-6:30pm; Sat 11am-5pm; Sun 11am-4pm
Transport: El: Blue to LaSalle, Red to Harrison. Bus: 2, 6, 10, 22, 24, 29, 130, 146.
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Great quiet book store to find niche reads. They stock plenty of new releases along with older classics, and while the aisles may be small, it's cozy to flip through a few pages while you browse.