Seals and coffee – the best Moscow kotokafe
Kotokafe is an unusual place in Moscow, where you can not only have coffee and a snack, but also have a good time in the company of purring four-legged friends. Such places are gaining more and more popularity in the world. For example, similar kotokafe are in London, Paris, Vienna, Tokyo and Turin – in total there are more than 250 in different cities of the planet. The first such institution in Europe – “The Republic of Cats” – opened in 2011 in Russia, in St. Petersburg. You can play and take pictures with the inhabitants of the kotokafe. It is strongly recommended to iron and caress them. But practically everywhere in Moscow simple rules apply: it is forbidden to wake up and offend cats, to feed them food from their own table. You can not smoke and drink alcohol, as well as bring other homeless or pets into the kotokafe. Important! Before visiting the guest, they may be asked to fill out an agreement that warns them of a health risk due to the state of health (allergies, asthma, etc.) or careless handling of animals. Kotomania Cafe – Cats & Relax Club This cafe with cats is well known in Moscow, and many come here in search of peace of mind, harmony and tranquility in the midst of everyday city bustle. On the ground floor of an unusual institution, there is a relaxation zone and a yoga studio, and along with professional masters, asanas here are happy to demonstrate four-legged fluffy “instructors”. In total, 15 cats live in Cotomania: Bengal, Scottish, British, Tonkin, Burmese, Abyssinian. There are even three royal maine coons. The kotokafe itself is located on the second floor and can pamper guests with a collection of delicious designer tea and special winter drinks, coffee and smoothies. Sandwiches, pancakes, cheesecakes will help to quench hunger. There are also inexpensive breakfasts. Just remember that treating cats with food from your plate is strictly impossible. And if you want to pamper the furry creature, it is better to order him tender meatballs from a separate cat menu (50 rubles).
“Paws and Tails” “Paws and Tails” is a curious social project in Moscow: a cafe with cats that helps four-legged friends find a home, and people – at least a bit to improve their health. The organizers emphasized catotherapy, which, according to British scientists, helps us feel better and feel less sad. Children with special needs have free admission to the kotokafe. Where to celebrate a child’s birthday in Moscow All the purses living in the cafe are safe for children and adults, they are vaccinated and well-groomed, despite the fact that they recently lived on the streets of Moscow. And if during your stay here you will like one of the pets, you can take it with you with a light heart. Another way to express support for the project is to bring any useful things: toys, food, fillers. All that is not useful, the volunteers will transfer to the centers of street animals in Moscow. “Paws and Tails” work on the principle of anticafe. Guests are offered a large selection of tea and refreshments, but it is not forbidden to bring food and drinks with you. You can organize holidays and photo shoots, kotokafe and often holds interesting events with receptions, contests, gifts and watching movies. There are souvenirs with cats on sale: socks, handmade brooches, sketchbooks, soap and much more.
“Kotissimo” The largest cafe with seals in Moscow, which gave the house dozens of disadvantaged purrs. Each cat living here has its own difficult story, but more importantly, many of the furry pets have found a new home and loving owners. The kotokafe regularly hosts master classes, concerts and other interesting events. You can look at the light on a typical day, here you will always be welcomed and treated to fresh coffee, tea, cocoa, milk with cookies and sweets. All the goodies are at the expense of the establishment, visitors pay only for the time spent inside. The cost of the first hour is 400 rubles, the second and third hours are 250 rubles, then the “counter” stops.
“Kotofeynya” This magical cat cafe in Moscow is inhabited by kotofeyami – affectionate, purring, kind creatures. To come here and spend time with them a cup of coffee is in itself a pleasure. But the organizers hope that their wards will be able to find a new cozy and warm home. All current inhabitants have been taken from Moscow shelters, many animals have already been “adopted”, and the lineup of new candidates for Kotofeynu is scheduled ahead. All cats and cats are vaccinated and healthy. Once a week, a veterinarian comes to the cafe to examine the animals and monitor their condition. “Kotofeynya” is also an anticafe with a per-minute payment (4-8 rubles / min.) And unlimited refreshments. But for its regulars, the institution also prepared pleasant subscriptions. For example, on weekends in a kotokafe you can spend the whole day for only 1200 rubles. And in order to make time more interesting, guests can take any books and board games from those that are on the shelves of Kotofeyni.