Sep-Jun: Mon, 1pm-6pm; Tue-Fri, 10am-6:30pm; Sat, 11am-6pm; Sun, closed; Jul-Aug: Mon, 1pm-6pm; Tue-Fri, 10am-6:30pm; Sat-Sun, closed
6 at 96th St.
There’s nowhere better for books on food and drink. Owner Nach Waxman stocks a great many out-of-print cookbooks as well as the standards (M.F.K. Fisher, Julia Child, James Beard). Also a strong selection of French and other foreign titles, as well as a free out-of-print search service.