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Battery Park Book Exchange and Champagne Bar

1 Battle Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-2712
+1 828-252-0020
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So glad we were advised to visit here!

Wish we'd have had the time to sip champagne and peruse the vast collection of used and collectible... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Seattle, Washington

this was the meeting place of the start of our Eating Asheville tour...because I am not a book... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Macedon, New York
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“book lovers” (18 reviews)
“love books” (14 reviews)
“by the glass” (11 reviews)
1 Battle Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-2712
Downtown Asheville
+1 828-252-0020
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wish we'd have had the time to sip champagne and peruse the vast collection of used and collectible books! Amazing place on a couple levels, seating mixed around book subjects with leather couches and vintage oriental rugs. The vibe in here is remarkable, and we...More

Thank Krisinseattle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this was the meeting place of the start of our Eating Asheville tour...because I am not a book person, I would probably had never gone in there...but oh so glad I did...it is not just books, it is a very impressive place to just kick...More

1  Thank sanmalec
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed this place when we recently visited. Most bookstores in Asheville have a coffee shop in them (this one does too). But none can boast of a full beer and champagne bar as well. My wife and I had a glass of delicious chapagne...More

Thank Scott T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If I lived in Asheville, I would be here everyday! A definite must visit for anyone visiting Asheville. It's located in the Grove Arcade, but you have to enter from the street and not from inside. From the moment you walk in, it's just books,...More

Thank Christine F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here at the end of my Asheville trip and fell in love! I basically went on a book shopping spree! The prices were great, the wine cocktails were tasty, and the pastries were delicious! It was aesthetically pleasing and the vibe was great!...More

Thank Shantá H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently visited the Battery Park Book Exchange and Champagne Bar as the first stop on our Eating Asheville High Rollers food tour. It is a large and unique bookstore located on multiple floors. There are lots of charming nooks and crannies with vintage style...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This has quickly become our "go-to" place when we come to Asheville. If you love taking your time perusing books with a great glass of wine then this is your place. Uniquely decorated with many cozy nooks as to not have to be on top...More

Thank southern_pisces
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Great place to people watch and have great wine! The staff is very friendly as well. This is a must see place when visiting!

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This is a social nirvana for the bookish nerd (which is who I am). The book selection is decent, but not spectacular, the coffee bar is good, the champagne cocktails an interesting addition. The decor is welcoming and cozy, with various salon pit groupings throughout...More

Thank anagel
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

What a special place to browse the unusual, the odd, the carpeted, the bubbly. There may be no better place to get comfortable. So happy to have found it!

Thank Wendy I
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Morgan F
Since it's not mentioned anywhere, I'm guessing you can't get a vodka here?
7 April 2017|
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Response from Dwise100 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any. Bring your flask!