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Kaldi's Coffee

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 11 371 4258
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Tunis, Tunisia
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have had coffee in several of the KALDI'S coffee shops in Addis. They have excellent coffees, their teams are always friendly and custmer oriented, but seating is mostly on hard chair and not really cozy and comfortable.

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Thank henristetter
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

kaldis coffee is the most popular cafe and restaurant in Addis. i will be a witness for only coffee.but there restaurant service is ordinary and poor that i am observe most of the time when i use this CAFE'.

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Thank Xion2t
Istanbul, Turkey
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Remembering the first coffee shop opened years back it is a pleasant surprise to see the chain reaching now about 30 shops in Addis. Friendly environment pleasant atmosphere with nice cakes.

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Thank omerbat
Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
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384 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Not a brand new place but busy as they served coffes, drinks, ice creams and pastries. Their expresso coffee is good, quite strong for the real coffee lovers! Good service, smiling, fast and efficient.

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Thank ClubGGG
Oulu, Finland
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103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Coffee is the thing in Ethiopia, but the western cafes cafe culture is still to be desired. The products that were served with cafeterias are quite limited and they tend to be sweet. I would have liked a little something salty to eat, but it is not this the coffee shop were found.

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Thank MC0777
Warsaw, Poland
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140 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Coffee there is good, especially machiato. Easy to find one of branches. Sweets selection (tried baclava - big, sweet, nutty - very filling). Sandwiches were already gone at 19:00. Not a Tomoca, but easy, quality place.

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Thank JakubWarszawa
Greater London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

If you want a nice reliable coffee chain in Addis, then go to Kaldi's. The food is passable, but the coffee is good.

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Thank Jon E
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

A chain of coffee bars around Addis. The coffee is nice and not too expensive. The service was ok not too fast (guess the number of clients and location also make a difference). I had a tuna sandwich which was ok but the fries on the side were awful. I don't think this is a food place though so no... More 

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Thank Natalia V
Addis Ababa
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51 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

You can find in many quarter in Addis. It is chain of coffee shop. The taste of the coffee is very nice but the staffs should be trained more. Especially machiato is wonderful. It is one of the taste that you have to taste before you leave Ethiopia.

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Thank Hasan C
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I went there and ordered a cup of coffee for takeout. While I was waiting for my coffee, I revisited my receipt and noticed that the server has intentionally put two cups of coffee and made me pay for double. I was very unhappy About it and spoke to the server and the cashier. Then instead of refunding the money,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251 11 371 4258

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?