Bartender, Eve no Jikan Recommendations
I haven't gotten deep into Bartender, but seeing how I've only seen a few cafe/restaurant setting animes around, Bartender and Eve no Jikan definitely have the same type of setting, with the former in an obscure bar and the latter in an obscure cafe. What's intriguing about the two is the emphasis on "backstory" rather than serving cocktails or coffee. Yeah, it's cool that you get to know about all these interesting cocktail mixes, or I guess the semi-relevant counterpart Eve blend coffee, but where each anime pulls strongly together is the influence and power the bar or the cafe has on its
Eve no Jikan and Bartender has this similar atmosphere that details a small community with a detailed cast of characters in their every day lives.
The community that takes place in both series seems to feel isolated from the rest of society. However, at the same time, the characters seems to enjoy the company of others. Along with that, there is detailed dialogues along with character interactions that makes both series enjoyable.