Ikebukuro: Cat cafe
Mocha (Ikebukuro: Cat cafe)
Open 10am-8pm (last entry 7:30pm) daily.
Sun: Open Sundays

Located overlooking West Ikebukuro Gate Park, this cat cafe is a little oasis of relaxation in the heart of the city. As soon as you climb the stairs to the third floor and enter the cafe, the warm natural wood decor and cool instrumental jazz soundtrack take you far away from the grit of Ikebukuro.

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Toshima-ku, Nishi-Ikebukuro 1-15-6, 3F.
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