At Queen & Rook Game Cafe, everyone is welcome to enjoy our eclectic plant-based menu, drinks, and library of over 1,200 games.
Queen & Rook is located at 607 South 2nd Street in Philadelphia, between South and Bainbridge Streets.
- By Subway: We’re about a 20 minute walk from the 2nd Street stop on the SEPTA Market-Frankford Line
- By Bus: The #40 bus stops at 2nd and South Streets; the #57 bus stops at 3rd and South Streets
On-street parking is available near Queen & Rook, and there are several lots nearby, including:
- Park America at 215 Lombard Street
- Abbott Square Garage at 530 South 2nd Street
- E-Z Park at 303 Bainbridge Street
- Washington Square Garage at 249 South 6th Street
- Front Street Garage at 512 South Front Street
Queen & Rook is ADA accessible! We have an ADA-compliant ramp, restrooms, and tables.
Restrooms & Inclusivity
We have a family restroom, and all restrooms at Queen & Rook are gender neutral.
Parties and Events
Come celebrate with us! Queen & Rook can host your next birthday bash, bachelor or bachelorette party, or corporate event for up to 60 people. Contact Edward Garcia at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Queen & Rook has the perfect present for the gamer who has everything: gift cards! These can be used to buy meals and beverages, pay library fees, or purchase games and other merchandise in our shop, where we offer a curated selection of board games, cards and booster packs, dice, and RPGs.
- 34th Street – This Board Game Cafe is the Site of Your Next Night Out
- Philadelphia Inquirer – Queen & Rook brings fun and games (plus drinks and vegetarian food) to Queen Village
- Philadelphia Inquirer – Queen & Rook is a board-game cafe with a twist
- Billy Penn – Philly’s newest board game cafe: 1,200 titles, Vietnamese coffee and an inclusive vibe
- Philadelphia Magazine – Queen & Rook Is About to Open With Board Games and Vegetarian Fare
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- Eater Philadelphia – New Queen Village Bar Will Stock More Than 1,000 Board Games
- Philadelphia Magazine – Queen & Rook, a Board Game Cafe, Will Open in Queen Village
- Philadelphia Inquirer – Their move: Queen & Rook, a game cafe, is coming to South Street
- Philly Current – All the Right Moves