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Kefa Cafe

963 Bonifant St, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4515
+1 301-589-9337
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Jul 2018
“Cozy, unique cafe ”
22 Jan 2018
“Ah Kefa, Good Coffee, and People”
Closed Now
Cafe, Vegan Options
963 Bonifant St, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4515
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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

They serve delicious Ethiopian coffee for a reasonable price. They also sell other beverages such as kombucha and tea. The owner was very friendly and personable. There’s no WiFi available. There were many cozy tables and spots.

Thank Greta E
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Tried a Chi tea espresso and it was delicious. I highly recommend that. I also got a chocolate croissant. It was dense, dry and not worth it. Also, they push cash only so be prepared.

Thank atrophaeus
Reviewed 23 January 2018

The Kefa Cafe is sort of like comfort food in a coffee joint. Not fancy, but fine beverages, great servers and relaxing escape.

Thank RuffleScruffle
Reviewed 23 November 2017

This is a great place to just sit and sip tea or espresso, meet a client for a meeting, or just enjoy a salad and sandwich. The atmosphere is inviting, the owner(s) which are 2 Sisters, greet their patrons warmly and you can feel the...More

Thank LBlyden
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Kefa is a Silver Spring institution. If you're visiting our community, walk a block beyond the chains, meet some locals, get treated like a long lost friend -- and enjoy great coffee, a sandwich or some gelato. Grab a vegan muffin - they're great. It's...More

Thank dmcdonagh
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I first visited Kefa Cafe during the Taste the World in Fenton Village event. It was so good, I came back the next day! They also have vegan treats (which is rare to find in this area).

Thank Traveler3305
Reviewed 6 May 2016

...attractive because not at all flashy... ..actually kinda old fashion, but definitely with a millennial slant, crisp and clean, and very quiet... very very nice service: the warmth and affability of the lady at the counter and the fact she spoke a foreign language added...More

Thank Giorgio G
Reviewed 11 April 2016

After a devestating fire, Kefa Cafe had to close down -- tragic for them, and a real loss for our community. It is the kind of local place where you go to hang out. Really special. So great to see them reopen their doors. Wonderful...More

Thank silverspringlaurie
Reviewed 28 January 2016

All locals know the sisters who own/run Kefa. Many folks go there to meet-up, chat, and be part of the wonderful Silver Spring fabric. This is an institution. They now have another site at the SS Library. Everyone knows Kefa.

Thank babette119
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

The cafe has been around for years. The community supports them. Much warmer experience than your average coffee chain. They work hard to maintain their standards and provide a nice experience. A good place to escape to. Nice and neighborly; there is a good variety...More

Thank Getawaynow20005
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 963 Bonifant St, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4515
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 301-589-9337
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