The Cafe This City Deserves

Specialty drinks - Comic books - games

Just your friendly neighborhood coffee shop.... 

The powers of coffee and comics unite!

Salt Lake's only comic book and gaming cafe. We proudly serve La Barba coffee exclusively! We also serve a wide variety of hand-crafted specialty beverages including boba tea, Italian sodas, loose leaf tea, hot chocolate, fresh squeezed lemonade and limeade, iced tea, and flavored milk steamers. We are also offer comic books for sale, board games available to play for free, retro video arcade games, gaming tables, legos, coloring books, and plenty of space for private study, work, or meetings. The Gallery of Rogues is an art gallery located inside of Watchtower Cafe, featuring pop culture related and geek-centric art from local artists. Come in and geek out with us!



(801) 477-7671



1588 South State St
Salt Lake City, UT 84115



Mon-Tue 11 am - 10 pm
Wed-Th  11 am - Midnight
Fri-Sat    9:00 am - Midnight
Sunday   9:00 am - 10:00 pm


We have something new going on every week at The Watchtower. Check out our weekly events that happen come rain, sleet, snow, shine or even city-wide blackout. Be sure to follow our Facebook page for monthly and special events.


Make a Reservation

We'd love to host your event, party, or meetup. You can reserve any area of Watchtower. All we ask is that everyone in your group make a purchase. There is plenty of space to hang out, play games, study, paint, etc. Fill out the form below and let us know when you'd like to hold your event or meetup. Watchtower is home to many ongoing events, so some days and times won't be available, but we will contact you if there is a conflict.


Name *
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Date of reservation *
Date of reservation
What date is your event?
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What time will your event end?
We want to ensure that your experience at Watchtower is amazing. Please give us an idea of how many guests to expect so we can staff appropriately for your event and make sure your drinks and food are served in a timely manner.
The Gallery of Rogues (Art Gallery) includes couches and coffee tables and can comfortably seat 20 people. The Lobby has tables and couches and can comfortably seat 20 people. The Study Hall has 14 booths and can seat up to 4 people per booth. If you'd only like to reserve part of the study hall, let us know how many booths you need in the message section.

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