In addition to maid cafés, there are also plenty of other places to eat and drink in Akihabara, some of which are themed restaurants, like AKB48 Cafe and Shop and Gundam Café. For cheap eats, there are plenty of options near the railway tracks of Okachimachi Station. Many hotels in the area also have a restaurant on site.Shopping
Shopping is what Akihabara is known for, with Yodobashi Camera, Radio Kaikan and Mandarake being the largest of the bunch. Electronics, anime, manga and figurines are the most popular items to buy in the area, though there are also shops that sell toys, clothing and other types of souvenirs. Don Quijote is a great place to buy discount goods, while Akky is best for duty-free items.