Green Apple Books

Bookstore, Music Store, Used Bookstore
506 Clement St (at 6th Ave)
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 387-2272
10:00am - 10:30pm
10:00am - 10:30pm
10:00am - 10:30pm
10:00am - 10:30pm
10:00am - 11:30pm
10:00am - 11:30pm
10:00am - 10:30pm


  • The shop covers about 10 times its original 750 sq feet and is perennially voted the best used/independent bookstore in the Bay Area by readers of the San Francisco Bay Guardian & the SF Weekly.
  • I love their Graphic Novel section - really kick ass.
  • Comic TPB are in the annex. Great selection.
  • Great people, great selection.
  • Unique new and used books. You can spend a day without even noticing
  • Green Apple has thrived and grown to ten times its original size, making it the biggest single-location independent bookseller in SF, with new and used books for sale. (They also ship for 99 cents).
  • an SF classic! lots of options for new and used fiction as well as other genres. great record collection as well, it's nearly impossible for me to walk out empty handed
  • This is book heaven.
  • Excellent selection of new and used books in the nooks and crannies. Plan to spend hours of enjoyment shopping here, although if you're a completist and MUST look at every book, you'll go mad trying.
  • This shop has an impressive collection of new and used cookbooks.
  • Best independent bookstore in San Francisco, hands down
  • Look out for the incredibly rude girl in the philosophy section.
  • San Francisco Zoo Members! Show your membership card and get 10% off anything that is not already discounted.
  • SF Weekly's Best Of 2011 - Reader's Poll - BEST BOOK STORE
  • Check out the staff selections. They're amazing. And a good set of used books too.
  • Top-notch selection of graphic novels and magazines.
  • Love this bookstore, perfect for getting lost and browsing.
  • I like to check all the bookstore around the States this is great!
  • Can spend hours browsing, especially the cookbooks section.
  • One of the best independent bookstores in The City run by folks who read.

Nearby places

309 Clement St (btwn 4th & 5th Ave)
401 Clement St (at 5th Ave)
330 Clement St (btwn 4th & 5th)