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Board game cafes in Bangkok to unleash your competitive streak

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Board game cafes in Bangkok to unleash your competitive streak
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What once was synonymous with boredom has become cool in recent times if the ever-growing list of board game cafes in Bangkok is anything to go by. Whether you’re into a classic game of Monopoly or prefer card games like Yu-Gi-Oh!, you’ll find a great board game cafe in Bangkok that offers any game you can think of — both in Thai and English. Here are five of the best ones.

1. More Than a Game Cafe

Opening hours:Daily, 11:00 – 21:00

Address:I’m Park Chula, Chulalongkorn 1 Alley, Wang Mai, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330

More Than a Game Cafe is a wonderful place to go for fun quality time with friends and family. The cosy cafe has plenty of delicious food and drinks on the menu, but it’s their library of board games that will have you stuck there for hours. From classic board games to newer ones, there are plenty of games to enjoy in a relaxed and homely atmosphere. If you fancy trying new games, the friendly staff are ready to give you recommendations and even teach you how to play. Moreover, the food here is amazing. The waffles, ice creams, and coffees are perfect to accompany your games, but more fulfilling dishes like Pesto Pasta and Chicken Green Curry are also available.

2. Turn The Tables Board Game Cafe

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Opening hours:Monday – Thursday from 14:00 – 21:00, Friday – Saturday 14:00 – 22:00

Address:440 19 Soi Ratchawithi 3, Thanon Phaya Thai, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400

Situated just a stone’s throw away from the Victory Monument BTS, Turn The Tables offer a laidback space to have a challenging game or two with your pals. With an almost overwhelming selection of games to choose from, you’re spoilt for choice at this co-playing space and board game cafe. Whether you want to play Golf in Santorini, navigate life in the Ancient World, or become detectives inCS Files, Turn The Tables have got you very much covered. When you feel hungry, order some tasty food from the cafe downstairs.

3. The Stronghold Siam

Best board game cafe in Bangkok

Opening hours:Daily, 12:00 – 23:00

Address:Siam Square 9 Alley, ปทุมวัน, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330

We’d make a bet that The Stronghold Siam for something for everyone in its huge shelves of board games. Offering simple games for two people to the more complicated ones for large groups, it’s an ideal spot to visit for gaming enthusiasts. In addition to offering different types of board games, they also occasionally host special themed events and a range of promotions. You can find old and new games nestled side-by-side on the shelves. Want to try out something new? Don’t hesitate to ask the staff to explain the game to you. In terms of food, the menu is not very varied, but everything is delicious.

4. Dice Cup

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Opening hours:Monday – Friday from 14:00 – 00:00, Saturday – Sunday from 11:00 – 00:00

Address:5 Rama I Rd, Rong Muang, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330

Dice Cup Board Game Cafe is one of the most well-known board game cafes in Bangkok. With choices on offer varying from classics through to fantasy games you’ve never heard of, as well as a whole host of card games, you’ll be dying to return to Dice Cup for a challenging rematch. Moreover, the friendly staff are always on hand to teach you the rules of a game and may even guide you throughout your game. This board game cafe also knows what’s up when it comes to coffee and food. The coffee is exquisite, and the menu consists of delightful snacks and desserts like cheese fries, waffles, and ice cream.

5. Board Game Academy

Best board game cafe in Bangkok

Opening hours:Sunday – Thursday from 12:00 – 00:00, Friday – Saturday from 12:00 – 02:00

Address:42 Prajadhipok Rd, ตำบล วัดกัลยา อำเภอ ธนบุรี Bangkok 10600

Board Game Academy has an array of board games. However, it’s particularly popular for card game players since you can find games likeYu-Gi-Oh!,Pokémon, andMagic The Gathering. In addition to board games in Thai and English, there’s a selection of games in other languages like German as well. Moreover, they occasionally host competitions forPokémon TCG, so be sure to follow their socials to keep updated. The menu consists of some delicious dishes, so you don’t have to worry about feeling hungry even though you spend all day being competitive.

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