Sailor Moon 30th Anniversary Museum to Feature Themed Cafe

30.June.2022 | ANIME&GAME / FOOD / SPOT

The Sailor Moon franchise’s 30th-anniversary museum will run from July 1 to December 30 at Tokyo’s Roppongi Museum. The series became a global phenomenon in the 1990s and remains incredibly popular with audiences around the world to this day.

 

Visitors to the museum can also enjoy the Sailor Moon Museum Cafe, which will offer delectable dishes inspired by the series!

 

Cosmic Heart Compact Dessert Plate: ¥1,730 (Tax Included)

 

This dessert plate features a colorful and fluffy recreation of Sailor Moon’s Cosmic Heart Compact. With raspberry mousse as a base, a crispy icing cookie sits on top.

 

Sailor Moon Museum Sliders: ¥1,850 (Tax Included)

 

The signature menu features sliders decorated with the museum’s logo along with a salad and soup inspired by one of the main character’s colors. Guests can enjoy two different sliders: steamed chicken basil sauce and shrimp and egg.

 

In the Name of the Moon, I’ll Punish You! Omurice: ¥1,650 (Tax Included)

 

This omurice features Sailor Moon’s classic silhouette and is finished with a rich and creamy white sauce. Served with a salad, this meal is well-balanced and very filling!

 

Sailor Soldier Rainbow Parfait: ¥1,480 (Tax Included)


This colorful parfait was inspired by Sailor Mercury, Sailor Mars, Sailor Jupiter, Sailor Venus, and Sailor Moon. Filled with fruits and jellies, this treat is filled with unique textures and tastes.

 

Sailor Chibi Moon’s Pudding a la Mode: ¥1,630 (Tax Included)


This adorable arrangement of sweets inspired by Sailor Chibi Moon has a retro feel. Filled with strawberries, white peaches, and ice cream, this dessert will look great on social media!

 

New menu items will be included during the second volume of the museum starting September 10, so stay tuned!

 

Come surround yourself with all things Sailor Moon! Which of these adorable treats do you want to try? 

 

©Naoko Takeuchi

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    <Takurazuka Revue’s Cosmos Troupe performs The Rose of Versailles – Oscar & Andre- in 2014> ©Riyoko Ikeda Production

     

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    Artist: Yamamichi Shota
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    Artist: Yamazaki Yuko
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    Artist: Tamana Moteki
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    ©山口つばさ/講談社/ブルーピリオド展製作委員会

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