Monday, June 8, 2009
In Paris, there is a store where you can buy board games AND you can PLAY them.
OYA Cafe is located on Rue de la Reine Blanche (13e arrondissemont).
You will see hundreds boardgames on a wall. You can choose any game you want to play.
"OYA" basically means a parent in Japanese but also means a dealer in a game. It costs 5 euros to play the first game. You can play the game as long as you want until closing time.Then it costs 3 euros to play another game if you want.
You may find rare games published from 90's or before.
They also have a lot of board games and card games for kids.
The store is a little away from the center of Paris, but it is worth spending a time there if you want to play board games in Paris and/or are looking for rare board games.
25 rue de la Reine Blanche
Tel： 01 47 07 59 59
Open from 2:00 pm to midnight through Tuesday to Friday, to 9 pm on Sunday. Closed on Monday.
1-minute walk from Les Gobelins (Metro Ligne 7)
See also The list of Board Game Stores in Paris