Pikachu Keeps Loners Company at Pokémon Cafe

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For some folks, eating alone is awful. But not at the Tokyo Pokémon Cafe, where Pikachu will watch you eat.


As noted on Naver, people visiting the cafe solo get to sit across from a plush toy Pikachu.

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The Pokémon Cafe isn't the first to do this. Last year, a Moomin Cafe also offered plush toy to lonely patrons.


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I wonder if Moomin could keep Pikachu company...

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