Sip a Cocktail at the New Hello Kitty Grand Cafe

There shall be plentiful bows, and pink hues, and Sanrio-sweet goodies, and grown-up cocktails at the upcoming Irvine eatery.

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Sip a fancy cocktail in the glow of a neon Hello Kitty at the Hello Kitty Grand Cafe. The venue will debut, with charm, tea service, quick bites, and fancy beverages, on Sept. 14 at the Irvine Spectrum Center.
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Sip a fancy cocktail in the glow of a neon Hello Kitty at the Hello Kitty Grand Cafe. The venue will debut, with charm, tea service, quick bites, and fancy beverages, on Sept. 14 at the Irvine Spectrum Center.
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Tea and treats? They're on the meow-worthy menu.
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Positivity is the vibe at the pink-tastic place.
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Looking for a fast-casual experience? Find it at the cafe.
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The spot will have a "dual experiential" character, meaning that guests can grab a quick bite or make a reservation for a more elaborate tea service.
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Holding the treats during your tea? A familiar-looking shape.
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Find cakes with Hello Kitty's visage on top as well as other classic tea time confections, like sizable pastries.
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A line-up of lovely noshables will also be on view and ready for purchase, if you'd like to take your dessert home or to a friend's house.
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The Bow Room, the spot for adult sips, has neon pizzazz.
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Look for cocktail service, every evening, in The Bow Room at the Hello Kitty Grand Cafe, "a hidden reservations-only pink oasis with modern, sleek Hello Kitty-branded features and a refined finish throughout."
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A true Sanrio sip in an unforgettable glass.
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Cocktails will include You Had Me at Hello (pineapple and Cachaca are two ingredients), Matcha Matcha (mmm, Japanese whiskey and more), and Dear Daniel (think Mezcal and other high-quality additions).
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A take-a-picture topper on a cocktail will be one whimsical sight.
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Finding your own "pink and rose colorway gold sequined Chubby Bunny bow"? You can, for $30, at the cafe.
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Even the chairs wear bows at the Hello Kitty Grand Cafe. Find the spectacular Sanrio-themed eating/drinking experience at the Irvine Spectrum Center, starting on Sept. 14, 2018.
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