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M.Judson Booksellers & Storytellers

130 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-4870
+1 864-603-2412
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Cute Bookstore with a Cafe

M. Judson is a great place to meet downtown. Surrounded by books, a visitor can enjoy coffee or tea... read more

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Sewhappybjm
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Greenville, South Carolina
Love This Store

Whenever we’re in Greenville we always stop by this book store. They don’t carry every book under... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
WanderNorthGeorgia
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Clayton, Georgia
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An independent bookstore in nationally recognized downtown Greenville, South Carolina. We carry Southern, place-based literature of every kind, books about a handmade life, growing and eating and making food, and books for the next generation of readers.
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  • Poor11%
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130 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601-4870
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+1 864-603-2412
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Reviewed yesterday

M. Judson is a great place to meet downtown. Surrounded by books, a visitor can enjoy coffee or tea and s cupcake or other treat.

Thank Sewhappybjm
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Whenever we’re in Greenville we always stop by this book store. They don’t carry every book under the sun but the best of the best that all come with personal recommendations and feedback on each book. Ask anybody in the store and you’re bound to...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

As a Greenville native for four years now, I’ve been going to M. Judson to purchase some leisure reads and get some fantastic coffee. Recently, I visited the store to show some family friends and their young children, and was disappointed to see M. Judson...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

It is located in an historic and iconic building. It brings back memories of bookstores of yore. a time past. It is thriving and busy. You should definitely spend some time here. Worth the visit.

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Reviewed 13 December 2017

My family often visits M.Judson when we have things to do downtown. We love to give the kids a break, especially when it's hot outside, with a treat and a few books for an impromptu story time. (Occasionally, other kids will join us on the...More

Thank Ryan S
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This bookstore is enchanting and beautiful. Try it even to browse. My favorite section is Blind Date

Thank Scott P
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a little gem of a store! We found it walking around Greenville. It is an eclectic mix of books as well as a cafe where they had amazing coffee! This is a place where you can putter around and truly enjoy what a...More

Thank Mary B
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

This gem of a Bookstore is good enough as is, but add in the great dinners that they host with area chefs and authors and you have something really special. Great food, friendly staff, and you will make new friends from like minded patrons. The...More

Thank John C
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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Ok, you got all points I like in an indie bookstore here: 1. cool historic building (in an old courthouse), adapted well; 2. inventory of unique finds reflecting buyers not tied to large corporate mandates; 3. neat nicknacks among the books made local & showing...More

Thank Harl3yR1d3r
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Reviewed 4 December 2016

This bookstore is on the first floor of a large building on the main street in Greenville. They have a very eclectic book selection with lots of books by local authors and about local history and culture. There is a cool little coffee stand inside...More

Thank DvilleBrian
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Swansnake
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Response from eloquacity1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes i think so... if you park in the back and use the back door entrance, there is an elevator that will take you up to the second floor where the bookstore is.
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