Ludorati Cafe Opens in Nottingham

March 25, 2016 - 10:52am
ludorati cafe Board game cafes are becoming more and more popular, so it's always exciting to hear of new ones opening up, especially if it's in your area. If you live around Nottingham, a new premier board game cafe, Ludorati Cafe, just opened on March 19th. We posted about the cafe earlier this year when it was running its Kickstarter, but now that it's open, you can see more about what it offers. The library has over 750 games, and there is a dedicated room for VIP treatment. The cafe will serve food, specialty coffee, craft beer, wine, and even milkshakes! The pricing model accommodates people who don't have all day to spend at the cafe - to access the game area, you can choose to pay an hourly rate or get a day pass. See the press release below to learn more: LUDORATI CAFE is Nottingham’s premier board game café bar which opened on 19th March 2016. The Café is located in the city centre close to the Castle – 72 Maid Marian Way. The Cafe is designed to be a place for gamers and non-gamers to “Relax, Play, Enjoy”. We feature:
  • A general café area with wifi, featuring introductory games like chess, draughts and Uno.
  • A dedicated boardgame area with bespoke tables and chairs (seating up to 60) for hours of fun
  • A large library containing over 750 games housed in ‘The Wall’ - one of the largest collections in the world in any one store, there’s a game for everyone, with many genres catered for, from traditional ones (e.g. 'Monopoly') to the more recent ‘designer’ games (e.g. Catan etc.)
  • ‘The Cube’ – a dedicated room to host, for example, role playing games, or just simply VIP treatment for 6-8 boardgamers
  • Our resident boardgame experts on hand for support with game choice and/or help/advice
  • Opening times are from 08:00 to 23.30, Monday to Friday; 10.00 to midnight on Saturday and 10.00 to 23.30 on Sunday.
  • Those accessing our gaming area can choose between an hourly rate of 1.60 per person reduced to £5 for 4 hours or a day pass of £10.00 per person. There is no cover charge to come in and enjoy the general cafe area for refreshments.
  • LUDORATI CAFE offers the finest in locally roasted coffee and offers an outstanding food menu with paninis, wraps, sandwiches, salads, pastries, cakes etc (with gluten-free options).
  • Alongside our 'Ludo-Lattes', 'Ludoccinos', 'Ludo-espressos', and our speciality 'Ludo-shakes' there's also a carefully selected list of craft beer and wine, milkshakes, smoothies and other soft drinks. All served by experienced, professional Baristas.
  • Ludorati has an in-house retail store which stocks the latest releases alongside old and new favourites. Visitors can also access our store on-line (or via kiosk in-store) which stocks thousands of available games. Owners of the LUDORATI membership-loyalty card can benefit from their respective discount with any purchases made, and have an option to ‘click and collect’ in-store alongside the normal delivery options.