"Welcome home Master!" she says as you walk in the door! Japanese maid cafes have been around for a long time and are mostly known for their cutesy girls and maid outfits. But did you know they serve up some pretty decent food and drink options too? If you're after a unique Japanese experience when in Tokyo, make sure you check them out and enjoy a meal or a few drinks!
Rated as one of the top maid cafes in Tokyo, Maidreamin definitely is an interesting spot to grab a coffee and bite to eat. The maids here sing and dance for the customers and is quite entertaining. The dishes they serve up here are uber cute. You definitely walk away with a great experience incomparable with any other kind of place in the world! Only a short walk down the main street in Akihabara you'll probably see a lot of people here as it's super popular with tourists and locals alike. Check it out!
I don't think I've seen anything cuter than this! Teddy bear curry! Yum!
Akihabara Maid Cafe Filles
Pinafore Maid Café is currently celebrating their 10th anniversary! They have a live performance too. If you're after a polaroid with your favorite maids as a souvenir you can do that too - and they'll write a short personalised message! Located a few minutes from Akihabara station.
How about trying this heart-shaped egg on top of rice?
@home cafe is another interesting maid cafe in Akihabara. The maids are incredibly cute and super friendly. When you get there you are met at the door and greeted by one of the maids. One of the maids will ring a bell and the maids great you in Japanese saying, "welcome home my master". Talk about a unique experience! Located a a few minutes from Akihabara station.
Make sure you try one of their killer desserts! Ice cream parfait!
Akiba Zettai - Kawaii Maid Cafe & Bar
Akiba Zettai is definitely a unique Japanese experience. The concept is pretty funny, with the staff acting like cats and being cute. Located a short 3 minute walk to the north west of Akihabara station. You can definitely have a little fun here and even wear the cat ears on your head!
Their specialty is Omelette Rice. They'll even write a short message or draw a picture with ketchup on top for you!
Maid Cafe Pinafore
The maids at Pinafore are super friendly and fun! They speak a little English and try to show everyone a good time. If you order "Omurice" (Omelette Rice) your pinafore maid will draw whatever you want on top. Located a short walk from Akihabara station.
They have a few other things on the menu, including cute curries, and lattes with anime drawings.
Curious yet!? Make Visiting a Maid Cafe in Akihabara part of your trip!