THE GAME NIGHTS
Three greaT board game cafés in The 519
1 The Adventurers Guild
36 Ontario St. N., Kitchener, 226-336-2450 This Kitchener café caters to sci-fi, horror and fantasy fans, so expect titles like Sentinels of the Multiverse and World of Warcraft: The Board Game, plus classics like Risk, Scrabble and parcheesi.
2 Games on Tap
321 Weber St. N., Waterloo, 226-647-5265 For $5, board games enthusiasts can park inside this Waterloo establishment, which offers 700 games, plus coffee drinks like a Nutella latte. Settlers of Catan fans will be particularly impressed: the café stocks 12 variations of the cult favourite.
258 King St. N., Waterloo, 519-781-4358 Crossroads is beloved by students for its game-a-thons, Smash Bros. tournaments and boozy drink specials: we like the $5 caesar for Sunday brunch.