The Low Down
Where to Sit: The sidewalk seating is terific for reading as this portion of Lincoln Avenue is closed off to through traffic.
What to Drink: A serious wine program features several red, white and pink options from Europe and the U.S. all reasonably priced under $36 per bottle, $8 per glass.
Rants, Raves & Reviews
Quirky combination bookstore and cafe takes its play on words seriously.
by Fred Schlatter at Citysearch
Tucked into a row of Lincoln Square shops, literary quote-plastered doors open to the cafe, featuring a few tables, a lounging nook and counter. The rest of the space is dedicated to books. Coffee drinks are hot orâ¦
By SandraVndr at Citysearch
A must for hard core novel readers. Read More
By sratzenberger at Citysearch
Just the concept of a bookstore with a wine bar was enough to draw me in. Very nice selection of books. Lovely atmosphere. The prices are reason... Read More
Awesome bookstore in Lincoln Square
By chitowngrl at Citysearch
I went to the Book Cellar just to look around and found a bunch of unique gifts to give my 'hard to shop for' family members and a couple books for... Read More
By carrie b at Insider Pages
The Book Cellar is a very unique, interesting little book store. Most of the books are about Chicago or written by Chicago authors. I have gone bro... Read More