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Welcome to
The Bookworm Suzhou

A bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, as well as one of the most influential cultural centers in the great city of Suzhou.
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Our Upcoming Events

Saturday, November 8 21:00 The Beat Appreciation Society LIVE

Suzhou legends TBAS play the Bookworm Saturday!

Wednesday, December 24 20:30 Open Mic Night

The oldest running and most influential Open Mic in Suzhou. Come just to listen or to try your luck at the mic! Click for more info.

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The Bookworm Christmas Menu

Christmas is on the way! It’s time for decorations, Christmas shopping and deciding where to chow down on your turkey and stuffing… Whether you’re spending the festive season far from your home or loved ones, or are simply craving an authentic yuletide meal, come and join us at the Bookworm for a hearty Christmas feast! […]

Brand New Menu!

Have you tried and tested our brand new tasty menu yet? No?! -What’s wrong with you! Come and try our delicious Chicken Caesar Wrap, Full English Breakfasts and creamy Cheesecake.

Restaurant of the Year!

You heard correctly – City Weekend Reader’s Choice Awards 2014 have announced that The Bookworm is officially Suzhou’s best restaurant in town. Thank you all for your help in the voting and come down and experience some of the wonderfulness for yourselves.

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Books on China

Midnight in Peking

Midnight in Peking

Paul French

Country Driving

Country Driving

Peter Hessler

About The Bookworm

About The Bookworm

The Bookworm is a bookshop, library, bar, restaurant and events space, now with five 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, and how to contact us, here.

Chicken Caesar Wrap

Fresh out on the new menu this summer we will be serving wraps with our own homemade spinach tortillas!

Food & Beverage

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