A truly unique shop:
Three shops, two floors
Books, music, cards, cafe

David's Bookshop, Music & Cafe is located in Eastcheap, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 3DE
Letchworth Garden City, SG6 3DE


Shopping at David's:


We are still asking all of our customers to wear face coverings (unless you have proof of exemption). PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS NOW A LEGAL REQUIREMENT!!

We also ask that you continue to use the hand sanitiser provided and give staff and other shoppers space.

Thank you all for your understanding.


Books and Music: Monday - Saturday 9am - 5.30pm. Sunday 10am - 5pm.

We will, of course, also continue to answer all your queries & order enquiries via Telephone, E-mail & Social Media.

Our Online Music Shop has a great selection of new & recent releases, forthcoming releases available for pre-order. Follow the davids-music.co.uk link to browse and shop. You can select 'Collect In Person' or choose a delivery option.

For a great selection of some of our second-hand music please brwose our Discogs store: www.discogs.com/seller/Davids-Music/profile

Our Cafe will re-open Early 2022




Bookshop & Events

Established in 1963, David's Bookshop, Music & Cafe is located in Eastcheap, Letchworth Garden City.

We stock over 50,000 books on two floors, a wide range of maps and children's books and over 15,000 second-hand and antiquarian books.

If you have good quality books to sell, please contact us by email or telephone before bringing them in.

We host a full programme of author events, both in the shop and at large local venues. Recent visitors have included Cressida Cowell, Simon Sebag Montefiore, Nicholas Crane and Joanne Harris (among many others).

As the World's first Garden City, Letchworth is a particularly attractive town, with much to offer visitors. We stock a wide range of books (both new and secondhand) on the area’s past and present.

David's Bookshop hosts a Poet-in-Residence, John Gohorry. See more here



David's Bookshop 01462 684631

School Orders 01462 475924


David's Music: 01462 475900


Music Shop


If music is your passion - check out the enormous range of CDs, DVDs and vinyl in David's Music. All the latest hits and albums are stocked as is a comprehensive range of sheet music and 12" vinyl.

We hold a massive stock of second-hand CDs, DVDs and vinyl, with listen-before-you-buy facilities for CDs. Good quality material is bought at fair prices.



Cafe, Cards & Gifts

David's Cafe serves great coffee, Birchall tea and gorgeous homemade cake and light lunches prepared on the premises daily.

We stock an extensive range of greeting cards from many sources, as well as high quality notebooks (including Moleskine), notelets, wrapping paper, beautiful globes and many other gifts.

Our selection of board and role playing games is growing all the time. Old favourites are complemented by the latest in gaming, at competitive prices. A small selection is available here.

Monday - Saturday 9am - 4pm  Sun 10am - 4pm (takeaway from 8am)