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Waterstones Bradford

Closes in 26 min: 09:00 - 05:30
Open today: 09:00 - 05:30
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Wonderful bookstore

The Waterstones in Bradford is located in a magnificent 19th century gothic revival architecture... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
RamonaL34
Archetecture and Books

Very interesting building. I was taking as many pictures as I was looking at books. This is the old... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
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Waterstones in Bradford is situated inside the historic and beautiful Wool Exchange building. We offer a wide choice of titles, great value and expert advice from a dedicated and passionate team of booksellers. You will also find a wide range of...more
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The Wool Exchange 10 Hustlergate | Hustlergate, Bradford BD1 1RE, England
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

The Waterstones in Bradford is located in a magnificent 19th century gothic revival architecture building. It is such a peaceful and quiet place. We were only in Bradford for the day, but I could have spent all day in this Waterstones. They have a café...More

Thank RamonaL34
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Very interesting building. I was taking as many pictures as I was looking at books. This is the old Wool Exchange and the woodwork and windows are awesome. The books are logically arranged and reasonable.

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

A must visit store when in Bradford, this Victorian Wool Exchange building is an architectural gem. Can't help but be impressed with the splendour of the interior, always spend way too much time there taking in the surroundings, buying books I didn't realise I needed.

Thank allertonlad
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Tea pot was leaking. I couldn't find tissues. When my tray eventually started flooding I asked a staff if she could get me some tissues instead she just directed where they are and left, rather than helping me out. Bought a slice of lemon flavoured...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is now a bookshop but was once a wool trading hall. I went in the 1980s when wool was actively traded on the floor. One of Bradford's iconic buildings.

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

Suoerb brownies, Nice coffee, A beautiful building with a nice ambience. Window tables always get taken first with selfish single people sitting at tables meant for 3/4...

Thank N F
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The cafe here is delightful with incredible teas. The staff are consistently lovely and friendly. The playlist is always perfection. They have an amazing selection of books and games and it's always my go to place to go to buy a great quality present for...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This cafe is lovely from its location to its array of unique and unusual locally sourced cakes. The availabiltiy of books to browse through makes this my ideal day. Would defo come again

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

What a terrible place to eat. Ordered a scone Strawberry jam and clotted cream. Got scone sorry got no cream. Oh okay I says then gives me blackcurrant took it back sorry no Strawberry jam. Service was awful customer help, arrogant waiter. Dirty table. Venue...More

2  Thank melh901
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Having read the other reviews I'm finding it hard to add anything different as I totally agree it is an excellent café in the impressive stunning old Wool Exchange. What an amazing setting for a café! It really would take some beating. I'm a regular...More

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