Gertrude & Alice Bookstore is a much-loved Bondi institution with a rich literary history that spans almost twenty years. An oasis for readers, writers, thespians and coffee-lovers alike, it’s a place where lovers of all things literary can seek solace between the pages of a good book.

Come and enjoy an early morning coffee, their famous chai tea, or one of their delicious, home-made sweet treats, and browse the endless offering of both new and second-hand books for your next best read.

Vegetarian, Vegan and Gluten Free options available.

Kid Friendly

Special Offer

10% off food and beverage when you mention Bondi Festival in store.

Please note, special offers are only valid from 25 June – 11 July 2021

Monday – Sunday: 6am – 6pm

Gertrude & Alice Cafe Bookstore
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