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Green Apple Books

506 Clement St, Richmond District, San Francisco, CA 94118-2324
+1 415-387-2272
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Great selection of new & used books

Extensive collection of books of all genres. Find old treasures or get exposed to new authors... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steve M
,
Paxton, Illinois
the best shopping place in SF

An absolute must for shopping in SF. Great atmosphere, great choice from comic books to classics... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Kuczerka
,
Wroclaw, Poland
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This well-known used bookstore carries a wide variety of titles to suit all tastes.
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“love books” (3 reviews)
“book store” (3 reviews)
“for sale” (2 reviews)
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506 Clement St, Richmond District, San Francisco, CA 94118-2324
The Richmond
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+1 415-387-2272
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Extensive collection of books of all genres. Find old treasures or get exposed to new authors. Helpful staff that know their stuff and very willing to assist you. Great place to spend some time.

Thank Steve M
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review Green Apple. We're glad you enjoyed the store!

Reviewed 15 October 2017

An absolute must for shopping in SF. Great atmosphere, great choice from comic books to classics, cool prices, as they have a lot of second-hand. Hard to leave this place.

Thank Kuczerka
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We're glad you liked our shop, and even gladder that you bothered to review us. Safe travels.

Reviewed 27 June 2017

I visited this shop on the basis of other reviews, and if your looking for a good range of well priced new and second hand cookbooks I'd suggest adding this bookshop to your travel itinerary. I've rated it Average because there isn't a Good option...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 23 June 2017

No, this is not a reincarnation of Larry McMurtry's 1970's era Georgetown bookstore. But it is to the Bay Area what Booked Up was to Washingtonians nearly a half century ago...namely an eclectic mix of books cleverly packaged in a century old retail building. And...More

Thank bbchea
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017

Thanks for the great review. We appreciate your help in spreading the Green Apple love.

Reviewed 3 May 2017

If you love books and browsing, this place is perfect for you. Staff are knowledgeable and I loved all the staff choices and comments on the books. The children`s section is magnificent, best I have seen in a long time and you could quite happily...More

Thank PaulaGalvin
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

Thank you for the great review. We really appreciate you taking the time to spread the word about Green Apple's treasures. Travel safe!

Reviewed 20 March 2017

If you like books, and you like history, and you like cool funky places, you must to to Green apple books!

Thank Robertiskute
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Thanks for visiting and for the great review. We wish you safe travels.

Reviewed 16 March 2017

I make it back to Green Apple whenever I get to SF. New and used books, music and magazines, you know a book shop. I always find more than I thought and buy more than I should. Keep this place alive please.

Thank pnati0n
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2017

Thanks for the great review.

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

You will cream your jeans when you first go in there and see all the awesome books for you to read. So kicky and fun!

Thank Alzor S
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Thanks for the great review. We appreciate you spreading the Green Apple love.

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

A friend of mine brought me here while I was visiting. We had a dog with us and the staff let us bring him inside. Once inside, they each took turns playing with the puppy. My friend was trying to introduce me to s new...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

A really wonderful bookstore. Great prices. Excellent children's section. Cool art for sale from local artists.

Thank Tristin H
PeteMulvihill, Owner at Green Apple Books, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2016

Thanks for the great review. We appreciate you sharing your positive experience.

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