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AKB Forty-eight Cafe and Shop Akihabara

#2,847 of 6,646 Restaurants in Chiyoda}
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1-1 Kandahanaokacho, Chiyoda 101-0028, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-5297-4848
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  • Average38%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible0%
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“video” (3 reviews)
“fans” (5 reviews)
“perform” (2 reviews)
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1-1 Kandahanaokacho, Chiyoda 101-0028, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

My partner and I went into this cafe after reading on pinterest that it is a 'must visit' but I wish we didn't.. It may be different if we knew who AKB48 were or liked their music but walking in blind was not a great...More

Thank daiadore
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Expensive food......bad quality.......high cover charge.......Japan gimmick.....how many cafes is it possible to go in with the same thing over and over? Save your money and enjoy elsewhere

Thank mikeazzo
Reviewed 15 March 2017

If you are not AKB48 fans then you can skip this place because its like a small theater where you can watch AKB48 concert through big screen while you enjoy drink and food. You are not allowed to take picture or make video inside this...More

Thank BellaD821
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

If you're a fan of the 48 group, this is a must to go. Other than that, they have good food selection. They also have TV's around the cafe that show performances. The only alcohol they have is beer. Next to the actual cafe, they...More

Thank Geneva Marie M
Reviewed 23 November 2016

If you are visiting Japan and you are an AKB48 fan, you must go in this shop to buy the official products of AKB48 and sit down in the restaurant and have some food. You will feel like you are in heaven if you like...More

Thank Fu fu L
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

If you're into AKB then this is a good place to visit. However, if you're not, then you can skip this place and visit other more interesting places in Akihabara. The "theatre room" is basically a room where you can watch a giant screen tv...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 27 February 2016

AKB48, the idol group that began in Akihabara is one of the most successful idol pop groups in Japan. Since 2012, nearly every CD single released, has achieved over a million copies sold. Fans buying dozens to hundreds of CD singles for voting tickets, handshake...More

1  Thank kndy2099
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

The presentation of the food is cute...an the place is good for the akb 48 fans...they play the video of the akb 48 perfomance on the tv...about the price is a bit pricey for food like that... And the taste is quite nice...

Thank Dkchang90
Reviewed 12 November 2015

The only things available are the cards with the faces of the members. Really dont know them and dont know what to do with them.

Thank shafiqanuar
Reviewed 25 September 2015

I am not a fan of the band (didn't know they were a band before eating at the resturant) but the food was decent (a little pricey) and the experience was fun. They give you a random paper coaster of the one of the band...More

Thank Paige M
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
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-1 Kandahanaokacho, Chiyoda 101-0028, Tokyo Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Tokyo  >  Chiyoda>  > Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
  • Neighbourhood: Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
  • Phone Number: +81 3-5297-4848
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