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Kramers

Category Books & Magazines

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1517 Connecticut Avenue NW View on Google Maps
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 387-1400

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Kramers first opened its doors amid the Bicentennial celebrations of 1976. At the time of its opening, it was the first bookstore/café in Washington DC. Over the years, through expansions, subpoenas, and innumerable neighborhood changes, much of our business has remained constant, notably our commitment to providing our patrons with access to the best books we can procure and to the most delicious, varied food we can produce. 

The bookstore has reopened for socially distant in-store shopping.

  • Order books for curbside pickup or local delivery in an hour or less with Postmates!
  • Shop Online at: https://www.kramers.com/shop-online/
  • Eyes need a rest? Kramers is on Libro.fm! Now you can stick it to the man and support your local indie bookstore instead of those other guys. Monthly audiobook subscriptions and single purchases are available with over 150,000 titles and new releases added every week! 
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Nearby Dining

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  • Butter Chicken Company (New!)1506 19th Street NW (81 feet SE)
  • Masa Taco1506 19th St NW (82 feet SE)
  • Sincerely Breakfast1506 19th St NW (82 feet SE)
  • Nearby Shopping

  • Connecticut Ave Wine & Liquor1529 Connecticut Avenue NW (66 feet NW)
  • Laiik1710 Connecticut Avenue NW (81 feet NE)
  • Alton Lane D.C1506 19th Street NW (81 feet SE)
  • AT&T Store1518 Connecticut Avenue NW (168 feet SW)
  • Nearby Services

  • Bookclub B.S. (Barber Studio)1521 Connecticut Avenue NW (23 feet N)
  • Dupont Optical1509 Connecticut Avenue NW (40 feet SE)
  • Tessa Suppes, MA, LPC1555 Connecticut Avenue NW (51 feet N)
  • Rakuya1900 Q Street NW (93 feet NE)