Independently owned and operated since 1980, Bridge Street Books is one of the last bastions of brick and mortar bookstores, thriving in Georgetown despite the growing popularity of online ordering. Bridge Street Books’ stock is carefully curated by owners, specializing in in academic titles as well as cultural studies, poetry and unique periodicals you won’t find on your average newsstand.
The staff at this quaint Pennsylvania Avenue shop know their stuff, back to front, cover to cover, and are always happy to answer questions and point guests in the right direction. Regulars note that the shop smells “like real books,” so stop into Bridge Street Books near Residences on the Avenue to breathe in that real book smell today!
Bridge Street Books
2814 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20007