That anime-themed cafe is now open! How about immersing yourself in this beautiful world?


A theme cafe for the animation movie “Suzume no Tojimemari (Sparrow door lock)” directed by Makoto Shinkai will open in Shinsaibashi, Osaka from Thursday, March 23, 2023 to Saturday, April 22, 2023.

Makoto Shinkai’s “Suzume no Toshimari (Sparrow door lock)” cafe opens in Shinsaibashi, Osaka

“Suzume no Tojimari (Sparrow door lock)” is a feature-length animated film about the release and growth of Suzume, a girl who closes the “doors” that cause disasters, set in ruins all over Japan. “What is your name? Makoto Shinkai, an animation director known for works such as “Weathering with You”, is the latest work to watch.

“Acai bowl of the door” 1,430 yen

An original menu that incorporates the world view of the work

Inside the store, which is decorated with decorations that reflect the worldview of the work, you can find the “Door Acai Bowl” that reproduces the impressive visuals unique to Shinkai’s work, and the sandwich that reproduces one of the key items in the story, the “Sparrow Chair”. You can enjoy a number of photogenic menus such as floats with motifs of the mysterious white cat Daijin (Minister) and black cat Sadajin (Minister of the Left).

Merchandise corner

Also, like the theme cafe that opened in Shinjuku, Tokyo, the Shinsaibashi store also has a product sales corner. A wide variety of original goods are available, such as konpeito (confectionery candy) with the image of Tokoyo that spreads beyond the door, acrylic stands and smartphone rings with deformed character designs, instant film style stickers, and more.

Right) “Konpeito -Tokoyo-” 810 yen


“Sparrow door lock” Cafe

【Opening Period】 Thursday, March 23, 2023 – Saturday, April 22, 2023
【Place】 Kawara Cafe & Dining (Kawara CAFE&DINING) Shinsaibashi
【Address】 Shinsaibashi OPA 9F, 1-4-3 Nishi-Shinsaibashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
【Reservation】 Reservations are required from the cafe official website.
【Deposit】 550 yen
【Official Website】