The Café at Books & Books

265 Aragon Ave Coral Gables, FL 33134

Tel: 305-448-9599


Monday – Saturday: 10am – 11pm

Sunday: 10am – 8pm

Dine with us al-fresco in our open air courtyard or inside our cozy café any day of the week!

Welcome to The Cafe at Books & Books in Coral Gables! Nestled inside our beloved bookstore, The Café is a charming oasis for book lovers, coffee enthusiasts, and foodies alike. Our menu features an array of delicious offerings, from deliciously  roasted coffee and locally freshly baked pastries to savory sandwiches, salads, and more.

With cozy indoor seating and a charming outdoor patio, The Café is the perfect spot to curl up with a good book, catch up with friends over coffee, or savor a leisurely meal. Whether you’re in the mood for a hearty breakfast, a light lunch, or a mid-afternoon pick-me-up, our talented culinary team has something to delight your taste buds.

We take pride in sourcing our ingredients from local farmers and artisanal producers, and our menu features a range dynamic daily specials, vegetarian dishes, vegan, and  options to accommodate all dietary needs. Our commitment to quality extends beyond the kitchen to our coffee bar, where we serve only the finest fair-trade and organic coffees from around the world.

We look forward to welcoming you to The Café at Books & Books in Coral Gables and sharing our passion for great food, exceptional coffee, and, of course, great books!

Jonah Kaplan, a native of Miami, is currently the General Manager of the family business founded by his father, Mitchell Kaplan. With a deep-rooted love for hospitality, Jonah has found his passion in the realms of food, coffee, and wine.

Having grown up in the book business, Jonah has witnessed firsthand the transformative power of literature and the importance of independent bookstores within communities. Inspired by this experience, he is dedicated to preserving and promoting the vitality of the book industry.

As the General Manager of Books & Books, Jonah brings together his expertise in hospitality and his commitment to the world of literature. He strives to create a warm and welcoming environment where people can indulge in delicious food and beverages while exploring the expansive world of books.

Jonah’s leadership and vision have helped Books & Books become a popular destination for bibliophiles, food enthusiasts, and wine & coffee aficionados alike. Under his guidance, the café has become more than just a place to grab a bite or a cup of coffee; it has become a hub where people can engage in meaningful conversations, attend literary events, and celebrate the power of storytelling.

With his dedication to the family business and his passion for hospitality, Jonah Kaplan continues to uphold the legacy of his father while forging his own path in promoting the enduring significance of books and the joy of shared experiences at Books & Books.

Contact Jonah any time at [email protected]