Wanderers' Refuge

Chicago's all-inclusive safe game store and gaming space

Who are we?

We are an all-inclusive game store and gaming space in beautiful Lincoln Square, Chicago. We want to be the place that anyone feels welcomed to shop & play, regardless of gender/identity, age, sexuality, size, color, etc. Wheaton's Law will be shop law when it comes to harassment/bullying/griefing. More about us »


Our address is 4546 N Western Avenue, Chicago, IL 60625

We're one block south of the Western brown line stop, at southwest corner of Western & Wilson. The #49 Western bus stops at our corner, and the #81 Lawrence bus is two blocks to the north.