The popularity of character cafés in Japan never lets up, where cafés transform their menu and interior design to fit the theme of popular characters from anime, games and so on.
Here are some of the best character cafés hitting Japan in July 2018.
Gudetama Café x Keroppi
The Gudetama Café is a character café themed on the hugely popular Sanrio character Gudetama. To celebrate his 5th anniversary, Keroppi is stopping by too, another character from the franchise. The menu will be transformed into kawaii dishes inspired by the two lovable characters, something fans absolutely can’t afford to miss out on.
Full Details: https://www.moshimoshi-nippon.jp/110060
Gudetama x Pom Pom Purin Café
The Yokohama and Nagoya branches of the Pompompurin Café―themed on the popular Sanrio character Pompompurin―is teaming up with Gudetama to introduce a collaborative cute summer menu. It includes lots of kawaii dishes like the ‘Wahhoi! Summer Festival Bibimbap Don’ which features Pompompurin surrounded by beef karubi, kimchi, three kinds of namul, and a soft boiled Gudetama egg for a perfectly complete bibimbap don.
Full Details: https://www.moshimoshi-nippon.jp/111621
Keroppi x Pompompurin Café
This is a collaborative menu being introduced at the Harajuku and Umeda branches of the Pompompurin Café. The menu is a revamped version of a menu that was seen back in March which was praised as being ‘way too cute.’ There’s plenty to choose from, like the adorable ‘Sleeping Together♪ Keema Curry’ which has both characters sleeping soundly under a bed made of egg.
Full Details: https://www.moshimoshi-nippon.jp/110315
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Café
Based on the internationally beloved children’s picture book of the same name, this café in Ginza has introduced all-new menu items. Everything on there is refreshing and perfect for the season. Not only is it all delicious, they really went far to get every little detail on the plate. Once you see the menu you’ll become very hungry yourself!
Full Details: https://www.moshimoshi-nippon.jp/107654
Gudetama Café – 5th Anniversary Space Theme
Gudetama is celebrating his 5th anniversary by launching into space. The menu and décor at the café will take on this theme, offering plenty of great photo opportunities for Instagram. There’s so many fun things on the menu. Better yet, customers who dine in the café will receive presents. Those who eat there will get a fan, and those who order a drink will get a coaster. Be sure to get yours quick as they won’t be available again!
Did you enjoy this list? There’s lots of fun character cafés to stop by in Japan this July, so pick your favourite and go!
Kaori’s Easy Recipe – Learn how to make “Hello Kitty mille-feuille”
FEATURES ・ 17.June.2018
Kaori’s Easy Recipe – Learn How to Make Pompompurin Pumpkin Tarts
FEATURES ・ 12.May.2018
Top 7 Places to Eat Curry in Harajuku Not Known by Many People
FEATURES ・ 08.May.2018
Top Picks for BBQs & Beer Gardens in the Kanto Region for 2018
FEATURES ・ 06.May.2018
Popular Character Cafes in Japan: May 2018 – Part 2
FEATURES ・ 06.May.2018
6 places you can get Instagram-worthy rainbow treats in Tokyo!
FEATURES ・ 01.May.2018
Indulge in a Luxurious Afternoon Tea Set at Nanzenji Sando Kikusui in Kyoto With a Garden View
FOOD ・ 10.July.2018
Cinnamoroll to Get Themed Café in Sapporo After Being Voted Sanrio’s #1 Character
FOOD ・ 10.July.2018
Kuroko’s Basketball Summer Vacation Themed Event Coming to Ikebukuro J-WORLD TOKYO
ANIME&GAME ・ 08.July.2018
Cafe Hohokam – A Hamburger Shop Recommended by the Harajuku Tourist Information Center Staff
FEATURES ・ 06.July.2018
Cardcaptor Sakura Themed Cafe ‘Sakura Fantasy Cafe’ to Open in Tokyo, Osaka & Saitama
FOOD ・ 06.July.2018
Conveyor Belt Sweets Café to Open in Harajuku by Sushiro
FOOD ・ 27.June.2018
Funassyi Themed Café ‘Funassyi Shokudo’ to Open in Harajuku
FOOD ・ 26.June.2018
Matcha Café Yanagi Chaya to Open Near Sensoji Temple in Asakusa
FOOD ・ 24.June.2018
KAWAII MONSTER CAFE Collaborates with Anime Series Captain Tsubasa
ANIME&GAME ・ 23.June.2018
Miffy Sakura Kitchen Pastry Takeout Shop to Open in Kyoto
FOOD ・ 23.June.2018
BT21 Collaboration Cafés to Open in Omotesando, Shinjuku & Shinsaibashi
FOOD ・ 22.June.2018
Join Gudetama in Space at the Gudetama Café Opening in Ikubukuro on June 26
Uncategorized ・ 16.June.2018