5 Most Hyped Pet Cafe in Tokyo

Cat Cafe てまりのおうち, Foursquare.com

Most apartments in Japan don't allow its renters to have pets inside the house. This is one of the reason why pet cafe is a very popular destination for animal lovers who can not have it on their own place or simply just because they don't have enough time and money to take care of it. At first cat cafe was the only animal-themed cafe in Japan, but as time went by it grew rapidly into other types of pet cafe. Here are 5 lists of the most popular pet cafe available in Tokyo and its surrounding.

1. Temari no Ouchi Cat Cafe

Cat Cafe てまりのおうち, Foursquare.com

Cat Cafe てまりのおうち, Foursquare.com

Cat Cafe てまりのおうち, Foursquare.com

There are hundreds of cat cafe in Tokyo. Every part of tourist area will at least has one cat cafe you can visit. But so far Temari no Ouchi has the most magical decorations of all. It will bring you to Kitty Wonderland and make you feel like a Cat Queen in your very own tale. Entrance fee is around 700-1600 yen (depending on day and time). You can also book this place for your own private party.

Name:
Cat Cafe てまりのおうち
Address:
吉祥寺本町2-13-14 (武蔵フォーラムIII 3F), Musashino, Tōkyō, 180-0004, Japan
TEL:
+81 422-23-5503
HP:
Official Foursquare.com

2. With Bunny Rabbit Cafe

With Bunny 浅草店, Foursquare.com

With Bunny isn't just an ordinary cafe, it is a five floors rabbit theme park with mixture concept of education and museum. Yes, five floors, with an additional rooftop terrace. Here is the home of at least 30 rabbits from 7 different kinds, which you can play with while sip on your drink. They will charge you 500 yen for every half hours, so make sure you set an alarm or you will have to dig your pocket deep enough on this little bunny heaven. With additional price you can even play bunny dress-up , which you can choose your favorite rabbit a costume to put on.

Name:
With Bunny 浅草店
Address:
花川戸1-7-1, Taitō, Tōkyō, Japan
TEL:
+81 3-5827-8229
HP:
Foursquare.com

3. Tori No Iru Owl & Parrot Cafe

鳥のいるカフェ 木場店, Foursquare.com

鳥のいるカフェ 木場店, Foursquare.com

鳥のいるカフェ 木場店, Foursquare.com

Owl reached its fame peak in Japan last year, and it became the most prestigious pet for Japanese as the price is really expensive. This owl cafe is designed for them who want to have the experience of petting owls without robbing their own bank account. Not only watch the owls behind the glass, you can actually touch it and even put it in your arms. You just have to tell the shop assistant when you want to do so. As a bonus, you also can interact with hype-active parrots on different part of the shop. Just be aware that they are really interested on human, so don't get scared when they stay on your head or try to chew your belongings.

Name:
鳥のいるカフェ 木場店
Address:
木場2-6-7 (セブンスターマンション 1F), Kōtō, Tōkyō, 135-0042, Japan
TEL:
+81 3-5809-8865
HP:
Official Foursquare.com

4. Deco's Dog cafe

Deco’s Dog cafe 田園茶房, Foursquare.com

Deco’s Dog cafe 田園茶房, Foursquare.com

Here, you can either bring your own dog or play with the dogs at the cafe. Unique thing about this cafe is that not only they prepare foods for human, they also have separated menu for the dogs. But no one will complaint if you want to share your foods together.. If you look for a great place to celebrate the birthday of your beloved four-legged one, you can consider this place as they can serve your pups special birthday cake and bone biscuits for 2.500 yen.

Name:
Deco's Dog cafe 田園茶房
Address:
田園調布2-62-1 (東急スクエアガーデンサイト北館1F), Ōta, Tōkyō, 145-0071, Japan
TEL:
+81 3-3722-5033
HP:
Foursquare.com

5. Yokohama Subtropical Teahouse Reptile Cafe

爬虫類Cafe 横濱亜熱帯茶館, Foursquare.com

爬虫類Cafe 横濱亜熱帯茶館, Foursquare.com

爬虫類Cafe 横濱亜熱帯茶館, Foursquare.com

Located in Yokohama, 40 minutes by train from Tokyo, this cafe has lizards, tortoises, snakes, amphibians, and other reptiles as its main attraction. Most of them are kept inside tanks or cages, but during certain hour customers can directly interact with giant tortoises on their big play area.

Name:
爬虫類Cafe 横濱亜熱帯茶館
Address:
中区長者町8丁目133 (冨森商事2F), Yokohama, Kanagawa, 231-0033, Japan
TEL:
+81 45-263-4015
HP:
Foursquare.com

Conclusion

Pet cafe is a part of Japanese culture you won't want to miss when you are here. If you have spare time around the town, we suggest you to give these places a short visit because it will give you an unforgettable experience.

Author

April-in-Tokyo
I'm an Indonesian whom married a Japanese and have been living in Tokyo ever since. I love traveling so much, and I love all aspects of traveling, from choosing travel destination, hunting cheap tickets, planning itineraries, and even the packing routine itself.