Know Book Store

2520 Fayetteville St
Durham, NC 27707
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Customer Reviews (7 reviews)


on Citysearch Aug 13, 2008
This is the best place in the city for great food, grassroot intellectual stimulation, and don't leave town without sampling the "Friday Night Jazz" sessions. If you want to "check the pulse of the "real Durham",... (more)

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on Citysearch Dec 22, 2007
The Know Book Store & Restaurant is a great way to support the African American community. The books are written by local authors and the content is cultural. The food is homemade and they deliver.... (more)

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on Citysearch Dec 08, 2007
I have been here on several occasions looking for unusual books.I even had a chance to get the recipe for authentic the bean pie. They serve dishes that are Halal( pork free/islamically slaugtered) a they are... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 15, 2007
We had a great time here! While we were looking forward to the veggie bbq (they no longer serve this) everything else was great! They serve no pork, so anyone looking for that will be sorely disappointed.... (more)


on Citysearch Jul 05, 2006
<b>In Short<br></b>As you walk into this bookstore, you might not notice the restaurant tucked into a small side room. About 10 tables and booths line the simple diner-style eatery. Order a platter to try two or... (more)

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on Citysearch Apr 01, 2006
This is one of my favorite places in the triangle park area to pick up little knick-knack type gifts. They have an extensive collection of what I would call coffee table books. They also have a ton of cute mugs with... (more)

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on Citysearch Dec 20, 2005
specializes in african american books and literature. it's a neat place and right next door is a related/themed restaurant that serves jerk chicken and stuff. it's just non-traditional and i love that. you don't... (more)

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