Shirokuma Cafe (しろくまカフェ, lit. Polar Bear's Café) is a Japanese manga series by Aloha Higa (ヒガ アロハ Higa Aroha).
It revolves around the everyday lives of a group of animals mingling with humans at a café run by a polar bear.
An anime adaptation by Studio Pierrot aired in Japan between April 2012 and March 2013.
Polar Bear : A polar bear who runs Polar Bear's Café, which serves organic foods and drinks and is popular with both humans and animals. He has a habit of making bad puns with his customers and friends, just for the amusement of hearing their retorts.
Panda : A lazy, kind-hearted Giant Panda who works part-time at a petting zoo. He enjoys lazing around and eating bamboo and only orders iced coffee at the café until Polar Bear adds bamboo to the menu only for his sake.
Penguin : An emperor penguin and a frequent customer of the café and friend of Polar Bear who generally orders a cafe mocha.
Sasako : A human girl who works at the Polar Bear's Cafe.
Grizzly : A grizzly bear, childhood friend of Polar Bear. He runs a bar in the middle of town called "BAR THE GRIZZLY".
Llama : A llama who likes grass and dreams of becoming a popular animal at the zoo just like Panda.
Handa : The panda caretaker at the zoo Panda works at. Although he is quite popular with the animals at the zoo, he doesn't have as much luck getting the attention of women. He has a crush on Sasako.
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