Falconer's Cafe
Kichijoji: Bird cafe
Falconer's Cafe: Kichijoji
Kichijoji / Bird cafe
Open 1-7pm. Closed Mondays, Tuesdays.
Average visit time: 20-40 minutes

Located just down the block from the Ghibli Museum, this cafe features a large, tile-lined aviary space where you can observe the owner's flock of falcons, hawks and owls. The shop attracts a community of Tokyo bird-lovers, with some customers bringing their own birds along to socialize. The cafe's small food menu features curry rice and stir-fried ginger pork, or of course you can just have coffee.

See more photos and details at Animal Cafes.com.

Mitaka-shi, Shimorenjaku 1-11-8.
Mitaka station
Tokyo Beyond Sushi - the guidebook
Tokyo Beyond Sushi
Explore the hidden side of Tokyo dining
Charcoal-grilled pork on skewers, udon noodles in curry-flavored soup, octopus dumplings, deep-fried beef cutlet -- there's a whole world of exciting food in Tokyo that food-loving visitors often miss out on.

This book will introduce you to more than twenty of Japan's favorite specialty foods that are less well known abroad, along with a guide to the best places in Tokyo to try them and expert tips on what to order. From our sister site Bento.com.
Sister sites:
Japan bar and restaurant guide
Animal Cafes
Cat, rabbit and bird cafe guide
Craft Beer Bars Japan
Bars, festivals and breweries
Popcult, robots and cool stuff to buy
Barking Inu
Sushi dictionary and Japan Android apps