• Butler Café

    Butler Cafe is an interactive experience which offers an array of entertainment, including dances, musical performances, photo ops, and more!

Welcome, princesses and ojou-sama~!

The Butler Cafe is a show and interactive experience, featuring a group of talented performers ready to make your hearts go doki-doki.

With a wide array of entertainment, including dances, musical performances and photo ops, the Butler Café is the perfect place to grab a snack and a drink with some friends, plus make some new ones! In addition, butlers will be available to chat with attendees and play games.


Butler Cafe (All Ages)

Treat yourself to Anime Expo’s Butler Café! Guests are invited to enjoy musical performances, dances, and much more! The AX Butler Café will make you feel refreshed in this one of a kind interactive experience.

Butler Cafe: Dark Romance (18+)

Indulge on the more sultry side of the Butler Cast with Butler Cafe: Dark Romance. Guests are invited to enjoy musical performances, dances, and much more! The Dark Romance shows will have you appreciate a little more skin and a little more playtime with this special 18+ interactive experience.

Must have an 18+ wristband in addition to ticket and badge for entry.  No wristband, no entry.


Anime Expo | Los Angeles Anime ConventionPlease note that the Butler Cafe is not an actual cafe. While food/drink is available for separate purchase, the maids will not serve food or drink to attendees. You must have a badge valid for the show you have selected to attend.

Example: Ticket for the show on Saturday at 11 am requires a Saturday Anime Expo badge.

4 ticket limit per order. Doors open 45 mins before the start of the show. Once doors close, no late entry, no refund or exchanges for missed show.

Interested in being a part of the show instead? Click to find out more about applying to be a butler.

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