The Bookworm Beijing
A bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, now with locations in three cities – Beijing, Suzhou and Chengdu.
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We’re open 9 am to midnight every day (until 1 am on weekends)
Our Upcoming Events
Friday, November 27 19:30 The Anthill Book Launch
The Anthill is an online writers' colony with over a hundred members. Come celebrate the launch of their book, "While We're Here," over mulled wine.
Sunday, November 29 08:00 New Breakfast and Lunch Menu Launch: SOUL BOWLS
Buena Onda is joining forces with The Bookworm to launch Soul Bowls! The pop-up collaboration will see a kitchen takeover at The Bookworm between 8 am to 2 pm every day until Sunday, December 20. A range of delicious, nutritious food bowls will be available across breakfast, brunch and lunch.
Sunday, November 29 17:30 Gin Tasting Hosted By Capital Spirits (reservation required)
The masters of spirits over at Capital Spirits — owners of The Distillery, one of the hottest new bars in Beijing — are lending their expertise to The Bookworm for a special gin tasting. Reservation is required.
The next Beijing Flea Market, presented by Thrift, will be a CHRISTMAS MARKET, and it promises to be one of our biggest and best yet, with tables set up both inside and outside on the rooftop terrace (where there will be space heaters and lots of mulled wine). Saturday, December 5 from 11 am to […]
The team behind the ceviche and pisco pop-up, Buena Onda, is joining forces with The Bookworm to launch Soul Bowls this Sunday, November 29. The pop-up collaboration will see a kitchen takeover at The Bookworm between 8 am to 2 pm every day until Sunday, December 20.
Everyone could use more poetry in their lives. The Bookworm’s monthly poetry open mic is tomorrow. Words begin at 8 pm, and it’s free to spectate. Those who are interested in reading their work should email firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up for a five-minute slot.
Hot New Books
China and The West
The Empire of The Sun
The China Mirage: The Hidden History of American Disaster in Asia
About The Bookworm
The Bookworm is a bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, now with locations in three cities - Beijing, Suzhou and Chengdu.
The Bookworm is forever expanding its book offering - at the last count, we were able to boast 16,112 titles on our library shelves. Our bookshop offers a wide range of sometimes surprising tomes, and our talks continue to beguile our audiences. Find more details about us, including how to contact us, here.