Ripley and Lambert

Independent specialist film bookshop and café

Ripley and Lambert is an independent specialist film bookshop and café in Dalston, London, established in July 2019.  We have a wide range of books about all areas of film and television, and a delicious selection of high quality hot and cold drinks and sweet and savoury snacks.  We are open Tuesdays to Sundays.

  • Books about film & television
  • Film themed card games
  • Film themes greetings cards
  • Coffee (from Volcano Coffee)
  • Selection of teas
  • Hot chocolate and speciality lattes
  • Cold drinks including lemonade
  • Sausage roll and spinach rolls
  • A selection of cakes, traybakes and various sweet treats

Ripley and Lambert is a friendly and welcoming place, staffed by film enthusiasts, always ready to recommend books, discuss movies and make you an excellent cup of coffee!  We also run events in our basement space, including film quizzes, author talks, crafting sessions and more.

We have an online shop at where all our books are available for order and delivery.

Trade memberships / Awards / Qualifications

Member of the Booksellers Association


542 Kingsland Road, Dalston, London, E8 4AH



Social Media

Twitter: @ripandlamb

Facebook: @ripleyandlambert

Instagram: @ripleyandlambert

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