The Barrister’s Book Chamber

An eclectic collection of antique books together with vintage and used.  Browse for a classic and visit the Tea Room.

Enjoy the Book Chamber experience

Little Free Library

Want to try a different author but not sure who?  Why not take a look at the Little Free Library.

A time to relax

Step back in time when you enter the Book Chamber.  Grab a drink, a comfy seat and browse the books amongst the candle light whilst curled up in front of the fire.

Loyalty Scheme

Join the Loyalty Scheme to claim free books, drinks and seasonal gifts.

Ever wanted to run your own bookshop?

Mad Hatter's Afternoon Tea

Sunday 15th April 2018

"The time has come," the walrus said to fall into the curious world of Alice in Wonderland and join us for a crazy Mad Hatter's Tea Party!  With music from the original Disney film, charming food, cakes and whimsical decorations you'll feel as though you too have fallen into the rabbit hole.

Contact the Chamber to book your table

Tea will be served at two sittings 12pm and 3pm for £20 per adult and £10 for under 12s.  For a deposit of £5 per person you can reserve your spot.

Magical Peter Rabbit Tea

Monday 28th May 2018*

Join us at the Barrister's Book Chamber for a very special event.  The wonderful Soprano Michelle Todd will be presenting the Tales of Beatrix Potter.  A delightful retelling of the stories complete with beautiful songs and music.  After the show you and your little one can indulge in a magical Afternoon Tea.  

Tickets go on sale soon.

Please check in at the Book Chamber for more details, ticket prices and availability.

*may be subject to change

The Musings of the Barrister

The Barrister has started to blog

Take a look at the ramblings of the Barrister as she goes about the daily business of being a book seller

Reserve the Chamber for your own private function.

Writing and Poetry Workshops

With our resident author/poet - Ms Amy Olivia Hartley

Here at the Barrister's Book Chamber you can indulge in your writing passions and strive to achieve those all important ambitions.  

Afternoon Tea at the Book Chamber

Book your place for a unique experience

Here at the Chamber we have pleasure in inviting you to Afternoon Tea.  You will dine on a selection of sandwiches and a wonderful array of delicious cakes finished off with fresh fruit, chocolate sauce and decadent truffles.  At just £12 for one or £23 for two, it makes for a truly memorable experience.

Contact us now to make a booking.

Take a look at the Gallery to see more pictures

Tea at the Chamber is a vintage treat!

Where to find us

Set in the quaint market town of Retford

Lots of parking available in a Pay & Display car park right outside the shop.

The Barrister’s Book Chamber

35 Churchgate, Retford DN22 6PA



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