Rough Draft Kingston New York

Rough Draft is a bar and bookstore located at Kingston, New York's historic four corners. We are dedicated to providing a fantastic selection of beer, cider, and wine; Counter Culture coffee; DUB pies and local pastries; a curated selection of new books of all kinds; and a place for people from Kingston and beyond to come together for reading, drinking, conversation, and nightly events.  Come say hello!

Please, no outside food or drink—and yes, the books are for sale! For information about readings, events, and stocking books by local authors, please see our store policies

If you're looking for used books, please visit our neighbor just down the street, Half Moon Books! And if you prefer audiobooks, visit our online audiobook store powered by