294 Banbury Road, Summertown, Oxford, Oxfordshire
The publisher of world-focused books opened this store in October 2011 combining a retail bookshop, family-friendly cafe and activities studio for families in Oxford and surrounding counties. Barefoot books celebrate exotic places, magical creatures and ethnically diverse traditions, and the collection of favourites and new editions will be on sale in the shop. A programme of activities for families of all ages will include live-storytelling, music, arts and crafts as well as yoga and other author signings. Email the store with your contact details to be kept in touch with the full programme of events. The Storyteller's cafe, serves delicious, seasonal, organic and free range food with the kitchen headed up by Vladimir Niza, former senior tutor at the Raymond Blanc Cookery School, and a key chef at the world famous two-Michelin starred Le Manoir aux Quat'Saisons. Open Mon-Sun 8.30am-5.30pm, extended on Wed to 8.30pm.