Walk in for tea, walk out with a pet at Little Lions cat cafe - Metro US

Walk in for tea, walk out with a pet at Little Lions cat cafe

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We can get behind a cat cafe for every neighborhood.

The latest addition to the city’s snack-and-pet scene, Little Lions, is officially open to help SoHo find a little chill. Bask in those high ceilings, with its chandeliers and pressed-tin tiles like you’re hanging out in the parlor of a rich cat lady. The attached cafe is equally glamorous, styled after a Japanese teahouse and serving teas, brewed coffee, vegetarian sandwiches and baked goods like scones, danishes and cookies that can all be taken into the cats’ area.

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All the cats at Little Lions are available for adoption through Best Friends Animal Society and have been fixed, vaccinated and microchipped.

An hour-long chill session will run you $11. The cafe portion opens at 8 a.m., but the cats rise a little later at 10 a.m., though you can still watch them snooze through a glass partition while you sip.

Little Lions

40 Grand St.
Cafe: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; cat sanctuary 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Reserve online or call 646-484-6250

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