Looking for board games to play when you’re in Phnom Penh? The Puzzle Chamber on Street 174 is probably the first place you must check out. The Puzzle Chamber was founded by two Cambodian and American friends who have not encountered anything like this in the Cambodian capital city. In Cambodia, the cafe has the widest selection of hundreds of board games from around the globe. A tabletop game, a board game involves counters or pieces moved or placed on a pre-marked surface or “board”, according to a set of rules.
The Puzzle Chamber is really new in Phnom Penh. Its grand opening week is between 15th-22nd January 2017. While playing board games, you can also order coffee or food at your own expense. You’re not actually required to go there just for the board games. They also serve you coffee and meals.
Gameplay Rates at the Puzzle Chamber
To play the board games at the Puzzle Chamber, you’ll have to pay per person. You can have access to over 150 games, a growing collection from around the world. You can also have access to the Puzzle Chamber’s Game Masters who show you how to play! As a starter, you can have a great selection of games and very good instruction if you need it. The board games are relatively new in a country like Cambodia. So the Puzzle Chamber will do both: getting Cambodians to learn how to play the games and being a pioneer to popularize this board games in this Kingdom of Cambodia.
Since its opening, the Puzzle Chamber has attracted so many Cambodian youngsters who want to learn how to play these games. But if you’re an expat or travelers to Phnom Penh, you can have draught Belgium beer, wine by the glass and a fair choice of hard liquors.
Services at the Puzzle Chamber:
- Good for groups or parties
- Good for children
- Outdoor seating
- Takes bookings
- Table service
- Walk-ins welcome