About Book Bean & Ice Cream in Kirkham

Nestled on the high street of Kirkham in Lancashire, is Book, Bean and Ice Cream, a thriving independent boutique book, coffee and artisan food/gift shop.

A favourite with locals and visitors alike, the shop is owned and operated by Elaine Silverwood and her fabulous staff.

Take a look around our website and learn a little more about what’s on offer at Book, Bean and Ice Cream. We have an online service that offers a range of books, including signed copies by some of the best loved and most familiar names writing today. We also offer a variety of gifts and artisan food for purchase through the website. We look forward to welcoming you in the shop and that you come to love it as much as we do.

We offer a free local delivery service.

Our friendly coffee shop

We take pride in our locally sourced produce and are delighted to offer a selection of artisan award-winning cakes and confectionary. Mrs Dowson’s delicious farmhouse ice-cream is available all year round.

Whether you are just looking for a place to meet up with friends or simply relax while enjoying a quality coffee, or wanting a light bite, we are sure we can satisfy your needs.

Food and drink is available to eat in or packaged for takeaway.

Our Book Shop

We are proud of our relaxed and welcoming atmosphere so please feel free to walk in and browse in our book shop. We stock many current titles and best sellers. We have an exciting range of children’s and specialist aviation books, in addition to Local Interest and a great selection of walking books and maps. We also stock Paperblank Journals, Diaries and greetings cards.

If you cannot find the book you want, please ask as one of the staff members will be more than happy to assist.

Our Signed Books

In addition to copies that are exclusive to Independent Booksellers we are able to offer a wide selection of books signed by authors.

Please enjoy browsing our Signed Book section via the link below.

Artisan Gifts and Treats at Book Bean & Ice Cream

We are proud to offer a selective range of tempting treats and gifts in our ‘Artisan’ section. A carefully selected range of locally sourced and specialist produce is available for that personal treat or an individual gift.