While Indigo now owns and operates the Chapters bookstores, they retain their own charm. Browse-worthy and well stocked, these are comfortable stores where, pre-purchase, you can pick up a few titles, slide into a big chair, and sip a Starbucks latte. (Locals also recognize the scene as the one ridiculed by Toronto musician Ron Sexsmith's song "Jazz in the Bookstore.") The stores are open late,... more
I prefer the Chapters location in my own neighborhood because the bathrooms here are always filthy and I don't think this location has enough seating space. Three stars for LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION. A definite option for pre-movie browsing when the weather outside is frightful.
Its one of my most fav places to go when I have my "ME" time and wants to be alone. I just go grab whatever magazine from Fashion, Cosmo to Women's Health. There tons nice comfy chairs upstairs cross from Ball Room Bar. I was sitting there 2 weeks ago realize I was able to see Leafs Hockey game on TV screen at BallRoom from where I was sitting. I guess my 20/20 vision works best at that angle... more
I love this store. They have EVERYTHING.I will not debate the ethics of the chain owner in this forum, but the store itself is one of my favourites to visit. It has an incredible selection of mags, cards, gifts and of course, books. Their selection of Travel, Business and Gardening/Leisure books is particularly impressive.I will be back. Of course.