South Bank London


Located in the famous Leake Street graffiti tunnel underneath Waterloo Station, Draughts have turned a once dank railway arch into one of London’s most popular board game hotspots.

Opening Hours

Mon: 12pm–12am
Tue: 11am–12am
Wed: 11am–12am
Thu: 11am–12am
Fri: 11am–1am
Sat: 10am–1am 
Sun: 10am–12am

Contact Info

16 Leake St, London SE1 7NN, UK
07903 441 976

Spread over two floors and with over 1,000 unique games on the shelves, you can recreate Christmas at home or find a secluded spot to quietly unlock the mysteries of the universe. If the weather suddenly takes a turn (as often happens in London), this is the perfect spot to settle in and ride out the rainshowers.

This quirky South Bank venue is perfect for a family board game session or as an alternative place to catch up with friends over a few drinks and some great food. With a seasonally changing menu and rotating drinks, Draughts is the perfect place for a light bite, as well as being a great option for grabbing something more substantial over a longer gaming session.

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