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At Home Cafe

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Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
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1-11-4 Sotokanda | Mitsuwa Bldg. 4-7F, Chiyoda 101-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 3-3255-2808
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10:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 10:30 - 22:00
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Berlin, Germany
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93 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A visit at @Home Cafe is an unique Japanese experience. At first, we felt a bit akward when entering the cafe with its waitresses dressed and acting like maids. But the maids are incredibly cute and hospitable. They also performed a very entertaining dance number. Moreover, you can also get a snapshot with your favorite maid, for which you'll have... More 

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antioch
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

I went to the 7F @Home Cafe last week, my first time in a Maid Cafe went as a solo traveler, "my" maid was a cute young girl that spoke fair English, single words, similar to my Japanese, single words, but I was able to get my order across and we were able to have a enjoyable limited conversation, did... More 

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Munich, Germany
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I've just visited the @home cafe, so I can't tell if it is best, but here is my story. I heard about the Maid Cafes before my trip to tokio and I've seen a coverage about a maid cafe, not @home - but that was totally diffrent. If you feel anyhow offended by girls wearing short school girl dresses and... More 

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Thank langweiler22
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

My wife had heard about the maid cafes and suggested we visited one and based on the reviews, going to @Home during our day out in Akihabara seemed great. It was fun at first, although given we didn't speak Japanese we didn't get the same level of chat as other guests. Obviously a novelty and kind of weird but also... More 

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Kennewick, Washington
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

My travel partner to Japan wanted to experience the Maid Cafe Scene. I was different to say the least but definitely a memorable experience. It is not by "cup of tea" so i may never return but my visit here was good. The food was good, the service was good, and they even had a waitress that spoke English. a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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172 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

I'm not sure who this place caters for. There's some families with kids and and women on fun trips out. But there's also queues of Japanese salarymen who come to be served by Japanese maids. Now, nobody comes here for the food. The meals looks ghastly and the desserts are purely for kids (diabetic coma stuff). You can get a... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Pros: - Lets face it we all know why you are here - You're here to see Japanese women dressed up a maids - To be called up onto stage with a microphone - And have your photo taken with one while you both do a weird pose while wearing bunny ears - And possibly pay 200Y for a premium... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

One of the few experiences in Japan that I didn't enjoy. A fairly long wait in a short queue before we were taken to our table for our '1 hour slot' in the restaurant. When arriving in the restaurant, people are on the stage having their photos taken, and the whole thing is pretty strange! Once seated the menu is... More 

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Thank Sebastian P
Hong Kong
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

If you can overcome your embaressment at the door give it a try. We had a brief 10 minute wait for our 1 hour slot and then we were seated. The maids speak basic English so don't worry to much. The crowd is also quite a mix of age and gender which may go against any preconceptions you may have.... More 

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Evergreen, Colorado
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

The at home cafe is adorable to say the least. I personally had so much fun. The place is small but does have many floors. Floor 4 was strictly Japanese. Meaning no English speakers. Floors 5-7 had English speaking. Kinda. My maid was very sweet but she and I had a language barrier for sure. But that didnt stop her... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$22
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-11-4 Sotokanda | Mitsuwa Bldg. 4-7F, Chiyoda 101-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Chiyoda>  > Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
  • Neighbourhood: Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
  • Phone Number: +81 3-3255-2808

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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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