Board - the boardgame café

Location: South Street

We Board, and have been regular patrons ever since their first café was kickstarted back in 2016!

Eat, Drink, and Play at Devon’s award-winning board gaming restaurant. The Board team will help guide you through more than 350 different games to play. Decked out with custom furniture, plus a menu of tasty food and beverages (and an alcohol license!), this is a must-visit café just 10 minutes walk from Exeter Phoenix.

Red House Mysteries - escape rooms

Location: King Street
advance booking required

We love an escape room, and the Red House Mysteries team have crafted some exceptional spaces with amazing period furniture, narrative driven plots and, of course, ingenious puzzles!

Critical Mass - retro games store

Location: McCoy's Arcade, Fore Street

Tucked away in McCoys Arcade, Russel has an impressive collection of retro video games, consoles, manga, Gundam & figures.

Mission Escape - escape rooms

Location: West Street
advance booking required

We are fortunate to have TWO excellent escape room providers in Exeter - and Misison Escape have a brilliantly diverse range of rooms to test your wits for up to 8 people!

Imperial Games - tabletop gaming

Location: Paris Street

Imperial games brings you Warhammer 40k, Age of Sigmar at 20% off boxed models, plus great discount on all hobby and card game ranges, and sign up online to get free membership to save money!

Wyvern's Tales - LARP & cosplay store

Location: Paris Street

A popup shop on Paris Street, Wyvern's Tales is a hub for people involved in the fine art of dressing up and having fun to congregate.

Exeter Arcade - Alternative bar

Location: Fore Street

Exeter's alternative to mainstream clubs and pubs.. have a drink, nerd out and play video games!