Hi,I’m Keiko from Osaka!
Do you know what Cat Cafe is?
It is a café where you can see and play with cats.
The first Cat Cafe in the world was made at Taiwan and then it became popular and number of stores have increased in Japan.
You can see many “Cat Cafe” in Osaka now and system varies from cafe to cafe. I will now introduce you five of them so take a look!
Local tells Top 5 best cat cafes in Osaka!Meet the cutest cats in the city!
1.Neko no Jikan Kita Main Shop/猫の時間キタ本店“Neko no Jikan Kita” is the first cat cafe established in Japan on 2004.
It is located near Nakazakicho station, which is near to Umeda and you can reach there by 10 minutes walk.
They divide room for cafe and cats, so you don’t need to mind of your drink while playing with cats.
They have more than 10 cats and are of different breeds.
As those rooms have tatami inside, you can enjoy both Japanese culture and cats on same time.
You can purchase their treats and toy for cat for ¥200.
They also have a store at Shisaibashi as well, so you can visit there if you are at South part of Osaka city.
Around 20 cats will be waiting for your visit!
Here is a video of Neko no Jikan Kita Main Shop.
2.Neko Cafe Guruguru-Do/猫cafeぐるぐる堂Neko Cafe Guruguru-Do is ethnic taste cafe located near Dotombori.
It’s located close to Don Quixote and you can walk easily from Namba station.
They have special drinks like lassie, mango taste juice and coconut juice, and you can enjoy ethnic style time with cats there.
You can interact with many kinds of cats including Munchkin,Scottish Fold and Russian Blue.
Anjuna-chan(Somari Cat)is really pretty.
If you sit down at the couch, she sits next to you.
The cafe has about 13 cats and some of them are looking for foster parent.
Come and visit this cafe after you enjoy shopping at Namba!
3.Cat Cafe MoCHA/猫カフェＭｏＣＨＡ（モカ）If you would like to relax being in same place with cats, you better visit Cat Cage MoCHA.
I is newly opened cafe in Shinsaibashi in 2016 and it’s the most sophisticated cat cafe in Osaka.
Their concept is to provide a relaxing place where you can spend your time as you like together with cats.
The Cafe has many rare cats with different characteristics including Abyssinian,Exotic Shorthair and Siberian.
The store is mostly made with wood, which let us feel nature.
The cafe is sure to attract cat lovers from all over the world.
Here is a video of Cat Cafe MoCHA.
Next,let’s go to the cat cafe with rescued cats!
4. Neco Republic,Osaka/保護ねこカフェ ネコリパブリックThe aim of next cat cafe “Neco Republic” is a bit different from other ones. Their final aim is to make the number of cats which are being euthanized zero.
They are doing conservation activity for cats by cooperating with local groups.
If you would like to cooperate with this activity, you can visit here and spend some time for tea and purchase items.
Your money will be directly connected making a help to save cats in Japan.
Come to visit to help cats!
5.Nekocafe Rag doll Namba shop/猫カフェ ラグドールLast cat cafe has two stores at Namba and you can move between them by walking only 5 minutes.
The room is made as dining room in your home, so you can relax and enjoy your drink with playing with cats here.
The snacks for cats are included, and you can use the toys in the room for free.
You need to feed them a little by little because all cat eyes will be on you:)
Ask the staff member how to entertain the cats,and they will be happy to help you.
Top 5 best cat cafes in Osaka
- Neko no Jikan Kita Main Shop・・・There is a tatami room,so you can enjoy both Japanese culture and cats on same time.
- Neko Cafe Guruguru-Do・・・ You can enjoy ethnic style time with cats.
- Cat Cafe MoCHA・・・The Cafe has many rare cats with different characteristics.
- Neco Republic,Osaka・・・This is the cat cafe with rescued cats.
- Nekocafe Rag doll Namba shop・・・You can use the toys in the room for free.
Have a great time with cutest cats in Osaka!
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Local tells Top 5 best Cafes in Osaka!Great coffee with relaxing atmosphere