Whether it’s a board game, a bar game like pool or billiards, or something even more hands-on, like bowling, it is always more enjoyable to play with friends. Stockholm has a great array of places to pick up a coffee, have a beer, or even a meal while you and your friends enjoy a wide range of activities. Here are eleven of the best bars and cafés to play games in in Stockholm. From board game cafés to an e-sports bar, Sweden’s capital has it all.
If you want to play pool or shuffleboard or darts in a lively and loud atmosphere, then RoQ has you covered. It has the same great range of games as many of the other bars on this list, but it is committed to playing the best rock music, both old and new. Alongside the usual table games they have just installed a new arcade, giving you the opportunity to play fun games while rocking out to the excellent selection of music. It is located in Odenplan, right in the center of the city, so it is very easy to find and get to.
RoQ, Gyldéngatan 2, 113 27 Stockholm, +46 8 31 32 50
Stockholm has a great selection of places to grab a burger and Gnarly Burger is one of the best. It aims to capture the vibe of American burger joints with a relaxed atmosphere. They keep their signature dishes simple and offer a huge range of beer and other drinks. On top of their superb burgers, they also have nachos, chicken wings, salad, and chili. Owing to their popularity, they have a number of locations, but the best one to head for if you want to play while you eat is in Kungsgatan. They have a pool table upstairs adorned with the Gnarly Burger logo, and if you are eating there, it is free to play. Gnarly Burger is a great option if you want one of the best burgers in town, as well as a place to show off your skills on the pool table.
Gnarly Burger, Kungsgatan 7, 111 43 Stockholm, +46 8 519 423 00