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Kaldi's Coffee

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251.11.371 4258
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Dining options: Coffee & Tea, Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Ethiopian coffee

You can enjoy Ethiopian coffee at very cheap and moderate price. It has some branches in the city . I enjoyed a lot

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
ajit9232
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Ahmedabad, India
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Mauritius
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Had lunch and coffee there. Food and coffee was OK, reasonably priced. Place is very popular amongst locals. We were there on a Sunday and seemed to be a popular place for locals for a mid-day snack or drink. Had a burger and fries which was OK but not same preparation and taste as one would find in traditional burger... More 

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We r living in Addis for 5 years .and there is no world cahins here even mcdonalds.means no profficinalty..your expectations must be lower..Normaly if you buy coffe from Starbucks or Carribean or another worldtrade.you dont wait.at cashierplc you pay and buy.But inAddis nothing is that easiy..in Kaldis Coffe all shops are dark and dirty.tables are oily sticky and dirty...alsilo coffe... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

You can enjoy Ethiopian coffee at very cheap and moderate price. It has some branches in the city . I enjoyed a lot

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Toulouse
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14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

A new brand, with about 20 spots in the city. Coffee, ice cream, pastries, juices, everything to make you happy. Clean, english speaking staff, a good place. We went to the one at Arat Kilo, conveniently located near the university.

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Dear Kaldis , We are customer of kaldis in the city , as usual we went to your new branch at Addisu Gebey on 19/04/2015 to have the famous coffee macchiato, the café not that much full ,all team were tense, no body take care for the customer, they were running here and there without ear, we have sit for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

These Starbucks-imitating cafés are dotted around the city. They have quite good burgers and sandwiches, and the price is low. They have also good juices - I can particularly recommend the mango juice. It is a good choice if you prefer to take a pause from the traditional food.

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jack1978
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

They served me dry cake that was hard as a rock. Told the waiter about it and he took it back. I got the bill and they charged me for it. I didn't want to waste my time and argue about a piece of cake that I didn't eat but I think that says a lot about this place.

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Singapore, Singapore
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

This was the first cafe we visited in Addis ababa, an outlet near Harmony Hotel. First impression-'Starbucks???' mainly because of the green round logo. It was busy and clearly short-handed. We sat at the outdoor, terrace area facing the busy road. Ordered the coffee and breakfast items, but really, they are just normal..yes, the coffee was strong but nothing more.... More 

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Indore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

good coffee , great experience with locals.decent atmosphere. although service is ok. but there r on many places in addis .

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Mombasa, Kenya
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The quality of the coffee is very good, atmosphere is awesome as its noisy and you actually see the people (ethiopians) really love their coffee :)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251.11.371 4258

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Ethiopian

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