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1-19 Kandasakumacho | 1F, Chiyoda 101-0025, Tokyo Prefecture
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+81 3-5295-0123
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I did not really know what to expect from this one. A friend, who previously lived in Tokyo, recommended me to bring my wife and two kids to a maid cafe. He did not have any specific recommendations so I asked my concierge service, and they sent us to Pinafore. The place, which sits straight out of the Akihabara station,... More 

Thank Dag G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We had the sweetest maid, and the cake was actually quite delicious. It was fun, I would come again.

Thank しみ し
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Cute cafe to visit with friends. We had everything explained and also got free popcorn! Great to visit for some good food and drinks, small space but friendly staff

Thank Sarah D
Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The maids were super sweet and talked to me. The food was well presented and cute. Best maid cafe I have been to! Good price for a maid cafe :)

Thank KomandarKiwi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Cute, intimate, friendly environment. The Maids are friendly and inviting while the food is beautiful in quality and presentation. The ambiance is cute and intimate while not cluttered. Would recommend. Very convenient relative to the station as well. :)

Thank seabaes
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

A very relaxed and nice cafe with smiling friendly maids. Fine for anyone to enjoy and see what a maid cafe is about.

Thank Tim S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Cute maids very chatty. English available. Extra delicious hot chocolate thanks to magic spell cast by waitress.

Thank Chris W
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Entrance fee is ¥500 You can't take pictures of the maids without their permission but can do so at an extra cost. Atmosphere - Smoking is permitted and the space is not big. Can't avoid the second hand smoke. This place needs a face lift - everything looks old, dingy, which brought down the atmosphere. Maids are nice, English is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Tucked away maid cafe in Akihabara. Very friendly, lots of conversation. Practiced Japanese. Ice cream was decent. Thanks!

Thank David S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

It's my first time to maid cafe.I feel very warm right here.All maids here were very softly and cute. It's a very nice place to relax yourself. 第一次来秋叶原,到女仆咖啡厅体验一下。点了蛋包饭和冰淇淋,是一次很好的体验。这边的女生都非常可爱温柔,来秋叶原可以试试。

Thank 心语 刘

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-19 Kandasakumacho | 1F, Chiyoda 101-0025, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Chiyoda>  > Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
  • Neighbourhood: Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
  • Phone Number: +81 3-5295-0123

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Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
Ochanomizu boasts its academic foundations starting with Yushima Seido, the birthplace of modern day Japanese education. The area has kept its college town feel with several university campuses. If you head towards Jinbocho, you'll find musical instrument and sports equipment shops, and an area of used bookstores for students and anyone interested in literature and the arts. Akihabara is well-known for its computer and electronic goods stores, and is now hugely popular as the must-visit mecca for people interested in anime and games. Kanda is an office district where you can find loads of reasonably priced izakayas popular with professionals who stop to eat and drink before making their way home.
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