‘...a template for what an independent bookshop should be ’
– Country Life

Contact: 01547 530 744

Business Hours:
Mon: Closed
Tues - Fri: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sat: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sun: 10:00am - 4:00pm

Aardvark Café

AARDVARK CAFÉ will re-open for Takeaway on 12/04/2021!

Never fear, our popular café will return! We are looking forward to cheerfully opening, COVID-safe, for takeaway, or consumption seated outside the bookshop.

For more information, call us on 01547 530744

If you would like us to send you some Bassanio coffee beans, we will send direct to you, or you can collect by appointment.

Aardvark takeaway slices

We will also be serving takeaway slices made by Jo Bebbington of The Loft at Church Stretton: delicious brownies, our dark chocolate and ginger tiffin, millionaires shortbread, and flapjack.

Ground Coffees supplied by High Ground; Fairtrade, medium roast, flavourful ground coffee. We have in stock:  (in order of strength of flavour, mild to strong):

Papua New Guinea - mild, unusual, morning coffee
Colombian De-Caffeinated -The "Lord Byron": a special water-wash decaffeinated coffee, no chemicals used.
Colombian - mild, rounded, most enjoyable
Kenyan Blue Mountain - rounded, smooth, a delightful coffee
Sumatran - perhaps our most popular medium-strength coffee
Brazilian/Honduras blend - strong flavour, full-bodied.

If you like our Aardvark Coffees, you can buy 227g packs in the café, for £6.50 per bag plus postage, and £7.50 per bag for the Colombian De-caffeinated coffee.

We also sell Bassanio Coffee Beans, Price: £8.50 per pack of 500g, or £17 per kilo, plus postage.

Our Café will re-open for takeaway drinks and cake slices...