Monday – Saturday: 10.30am  – 7pm

Sundays: 11am – 5pm

Christmas Eve: 10.30am – 1pm

We will be closed between Christmas and January 2nd

Please remember that social distancing requirements mean that we may have to limit the number of customers in the shop.

Please bear with us if we ask you to wait.


Founded in 1957 a stone’s throw from Sloane Square, John Sandoe Books Ltd is one of London’s foremost and best-loved independent bookshops. Its beautiful eighteenth century premises is home to over 30,000 titles, carefully selected by staff with nearly 100 years of bookselling – and reading – between them, making Sandoe’s a legend among bibliophiles in London and around the world. We offer a range of services, from our renowned quarterly catalogues, mail order and subscriptions to creating and maintaining libraries, both public and private.

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Opening Hours

Mon – Sat: 9.30am to 6.30pm,
Sun: 11.00am to 5.00pm