St. Mark's Bookshop

Bookstore, College Bookstore
136 E 3rd St (at Ave A)
New York, NY 10009
(212) 260-7853
10:30am - 7:30pm
10:30am - 7:30pm
10:30am - 7:30pm
10:30am - 7:30pm
9:00am - 5:00pm


  • lovely alternative to the more crowded bookshops in the city and open till midnight.
  • My fave NYC bookshop. Quiet, cool and vast.
  • One of my favorites. You'll find great art/design books here.
  • buy something here you would have bought at barnes & noble
  • Recommended by Travel Channel host, Anthony Bourdain he describes it as odd-ball, off the wall, hipster & obscure.
  • Place to pick up latest small press magazines, zines & books. Spare the staff your engagement & stories & head for the extensive sale section in back.
  • Nice bookshop but the music can be annoying sometimes. A little bit hipsterish
  • Terrific curation of art theory, fiction, politics, philosophy and more! Fought off closure!
  • A neighborhood gem -- open 'til midnight most nights! Great selection of art books and periodicals, as well as new releases.
  • No public restroom >:E
  • Buy books!
  • Go to this spot for a quiet afternoon of uninterrupted reading.
  • Love the layout of the store. Perfect for discovering new books
  • They moved to E3 st.
  • This bookshop is unabashedly academic: They even publish their own list of one-hundred books to augment the Modern Library List of 100 Best English Novels of the 20th Century.
  • Great browsable bookshop. Lots of NYC nonfiction and fiction, I always stop in when I'm near st marks.
  • Wish the bookstore be bigger.
  • Favorite book store in the city
  • great bookstore and it has nice assortment of various genres.
  • Please buy books here. I want to continue to see this place each time I go. Fabulous for hard to find lit mags and industry journals.

Nearby places

828 Broadway (at E 12th St)
4 Stuyvesant St (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave)
8 Stuyvesant St (at 3rd Ave)