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The Library Pot

Open Now: 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Quirky and Friendly!

My (mid twenties) children have both been before (several times) with various different friends and... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2019
Robin B
Ambleside, United Kingdom
Good food, nice people, great games!

Definitely check this place out if you're into boardgames. The atmosphere is great! They have a big... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2019
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Eat, Play, Laugh at The Library Pot. There’s an eclectic menu for lunch and dinner, accompanied by a selection of over 595 board games. All sorts of Vegetarian and Vegan options. You will find a diversion to suit you. Please use our website to book...more
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86 Kew Road, Richmond-upon-Thames TW9 2PQ, England
+44 7930 332688
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Reviewed August 11, 2019

My (mid twenties) children have both been before (several times) with various different friends and relatives. It was my first time as I live in The Lake District. I'm not really a board games person but the kids were familiar with everything and it was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 9, 2019

Definitely check this place out if you're into boardgames. The atmosphere is great! They have a big assortment of games to play, but also of food and drinks. And of good quality too! The hosts are very friendly and hospitable. I will certainly go here...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 3, 2019

The Library pot I would say the Hidden gem of Richmond. This is a place to take your friends and have a good Challenge with one of there huge selection of there boardgames, but there is more there drinking and very very good food big...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 30, 2019 via mobile

I visited the Library Pot on a Saturday evening with a group of friends. Service was both quick and very friendly. The food was good, and not too awkward to have while playing the games. There was also an excellent game selection, we managed to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

Had a lovely time at the Library Pot, the owner (I think?) especially was a highlight, chatting to us happily and recommending which games to pick. The passion was so evident and infectious! Made us feel so welcome we won't mind a trek from the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

Me and my friend found this place online and were so happy we stumbled upon it! From the minuet we walked in we were shown how everything works in good detail and really felt the love for board games. They have an amazing range and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 20, 2019 via mobile

We loved it! Emily was super helpful and taught us quite a few new exciting games (no need to faff about reading rules). The food was tasty, especially the chocolate cake! We thoroughly enjoyed our Sunday afternoon. We will be back.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 18, 2019

We've been several times now and spend hours trying out new games. The food and drinks are always delicious too! The staff have expert boardgame knowledge and can recommend any type of game easily from the library. Can't wait to go back.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

An amazing selection of board games and great ball pit that cries out fun! But unfortunately it's the staff that ruin the experience. I've been here 3 times in the past and although I've had a reasonably fun time it's really hard to see past...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank seanthegreat
RobC3529, Owner at The Library Pot, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2019

Sorry Sean The Great ... your group arrived at the very end of the Saturday afternoon session. We had a discussion (including questions) about whether you wanted to pay for the short amount of time remaining in the Saturday afternoon session or come back at...More

Reviewed March 28, 2019

If you haven't won a 3-way staring contest, while simultaneously standing on one leg with a finger on your nose, you haven't really lived. The Library Pot has a really good selection of games. These are helpfully categorised by type and then again by number...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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