Maid Cafes have rules? Learn What Rules You Need to Follow in Top Maid Cafes in Akihabara

 

Visiting a maid café is on most must-do lists for trips to Japan. However, these cafes have a few rules that foreigners are usually not aware of.

Since, they are quite simple, reasonable and easy to follow, knowing them will just help you relax and enjoy yourself more knowing you are not breaking any rules.

 

 

Meidreamin

 

 

 

Rules

  • No moving/switching seats
  • No touching maids
  • Taking pictures is allowed, but not of the maids
  • No videos
  • Maids can`t receive presents
  • No smoking

 

 

Meidreaming Akihabara Main Store

 

 

Business hours

Monday~Friday: 11:30~23:00

Weekends・Holidays: 10:30~23:00

Address:

Sumiyosi Bldg., 6F, 3-16-17, Sotokanda, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, 101-0021, Japan

Google Maps:

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  • Five minutes from Akihabara station
  • One minute from Tokyo Metro Ginza Line station

Homepage

vhttps://maidreamin.com/shop/detail.html?id=1

 

 

Pinafore

 

 

 

Rules

  • Taking pictures is allowed, but not of the maids
  • No audio/video recording
  • No touching maids
  • No moving/switching seats
  • You can leave the café before your 60 minutes finish
  • Any presents for maids should be given to the staff (no drinks, fresh food, living things, expensive presents or money)
  • No inquiring about maids` work information

 

Homepage

https://pinafore.jp

Business hours

Monday~Friday: 12:00 AM~5:00 AM

Weekends: 12:00 AM~5:00 AM

 

Pinafore Labyrinth

Address:

Koguresuehiro Bldg., 2F, 3-15-6, Sotokanda, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, 101-0021, Japan

Google Maps:

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@Home Café

 

 

Rules

  • No touching maids
  • No waiting for maids
  • No following or talking to maids outside the café
  • No inquiring about maids` private information (real name, phone number, etc.)
  • No contacting maids outside the store and official SNS
  • No meeting maids outside the café
  • No strong language, sexual remarks or harassment
  • Drunk customers won`t be allowed entrance
  • No taking pictures, audio/video recording without permition
  • No smoking in front of the building (Smoking in the street is not allowed in Chiyoda-ku)

 

 

 

@Home Café Akihabara Main Store

 

Homepage:

https://www.cafe-athome.com/

Business hours:

9:00 AM~5:00 AM

Address:

Mitsuwa Bldg., 3F-7F, 1-11-4, Sotokanda, Chiyoda Ku, Tokyo To, 101-0021, Japan

Google Maps:

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@Home Café Akihabara Don Quijote

Business hours:

Weekdays: 11:00 ~ 22:00

Weekends and holidays: 10:00 ~ 22:00

Address:

5F, 4-3-3, Sotokanda, Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, 101-0021, Japan

Google Maps:

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Akiba Zettai Ryōiki

 

 

 

Rules

  • No touching maids
  • No taking pictures of maids and other coustomers

 

Homepage:

https://akibazettai.com/shop/

Business hours:

12:00~22:00

 

Akiba Zettai Ryōiki

Address:

Dairin Bldg., 1F, 3-1-1, Sotokanda, Chiyoda Ku, Tokyo To, 101-0021, Japan

 

 

Google Maps:

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  • Five minutes from JR Akihabara station
  • Five minutes from Ochanomizu station