The Magazine Shop

a contemporary café with a specialised library that encourages community development through knowledge and social gathering

Recognising the importance of knowledge and social gathering in community development, The Magazine Shop is a contemporary café that offers people a space to gather, work, read, and connect.

The Magazine Shop has become reputed for its high quality coffee and specialised library that consists of carefully selected magazines from around the world, focusing on art, design, travel, fashion, architecture, music, film and other special interests.

The café serves as a platform to promote creative independent publishing in the Middle East, and aims to facilitate inspiring discussions through alternative and thought-provoking literature.

The Magazine Shop is located in the midst of various art galleries in Gate Village, DIFC.