SQUARE ENIX CAFE is just outside Akihabara station (Central exit).
You can’t miss it because there are many familiar characters around the entrance. Actually, it is managed by SQUARE ENIX – a worldwide game company.
SQUARE ENIX is the game company that is behind Final Fantasy, Dragon Quest, and Chrono Tigger. Most of you must have heard of these titles that swept the world a few years ago.
Although SQUAR ENIXis mostly known for their games, it was also involved in the making of Gangnam comics.
SQUARE ENIX CAFE
As many of you might have guessed, SQUARE ENIX CAFÉ is decorated with various posters featuring their characters and offers a unique, game-inspired menu.
The menu and decorations change with every season. Therefore, depending on when you visit, you can enjoy different themes and collaborations.
Business hours: 9:00 – 22:30
Open all year round, 365 days per week.
They accept customers at the fixed time six times a day: 9:00,11:00,13:00,15:00,17:00,19:00.
Eash customer is allowed to stay for up to 90 minutes.
Tickets for the day are available in front of the café. If you want to reserve yours in advance, you can do it in Lawson.
Also, the reception starts 15 minutes before the appointed time so be sure to be there in time.
What can you do in SQUARE ENIX CAFE?
As mentioned above, the inside is colorful and well decorated with attention to details.
There are capsule toy machines outside, so you can enjoy yourself while you are waiting or you can buy some goods from your favorite games.
If you can’t get your reservation for the day, you can always order a take out.
While inside, pay attention to the screens where you can access the news about the company since this is their official cafe.
This is one of the reasons SQUARE ENIX fans like coming here. It is a great place to exchange information and make new friends.
1-1, Kandahanaokacho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-0028, Japan
Official site: https://www.jp.square-enix.com/cafe/pc/index.php