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Kaffa Crossing

4423 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-4958
+1 215-386-0504
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
4 weeks ago
“Amazing food”
29 Apr 2018
“Best Ethiopian restaurant in philly!!”
Closed Now
African, Ethiopian
$$ - $$$
4423 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-4958
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my friend here to celebrate a birthday and I never had Ethiopian before. I absolutely loved it. Everything was delicious and we didn't even pay much.

Thank Nata S
Reviewed April 29, 2018

This is one of the best Ethiopian restaurant i found in the city. The food is so delicious always and the place is comfortable.

Thank 14queenxena
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Definitely a surprise. Situated on 44th and Chestnut, a busy West Philadelphia block with four or five different ethnic restaurants. There is a chain take out delivery pizza , a Falafel restaurant, a West African restaurant and Kaffa Crossing. I had the Mediterranean salad and...More

Thank wddj
Reviewed February 23, 2017

The Ethiopian food was really delicious. The service was very friendly & quick. I & my family would go back there any time.

Thank BoSox999
Reviewed June 18, 2016

Do not come her if you have an ounce of self-respect. The staff is rude and crude. I would not eat there if they were giving away free food and I was starving to death.

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Reviewed December 10, 2015

Met a friend for brunch last Sunday at Kaffa Crossing and found that the food and the service were top shelf! The menu was impressive but not overwhelming and the food was delivered to our table far more quickly than I expected. My friend and...More

Thank Verita M
Reviewed October 29, 2015

Background: On a subsequent trip to Philadelphia, wanted to find an Ethiopian Restaurant closer to the Powelton Village, University City Neighborhood we were staying: Kaffa Crossing fit the bill. Verdict: We were pleasantly surprised because a) the restaurant was bright and clean, and b) the...More

Thank GlobalVillage
Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

Great, fresh food. Nothing fancy, mind you. It's just basic Ethiopian fare- done right. It's sort of disconcerting to be in a modern, well lit space to nibble on a notoriously smokey cuisine. All other Ethiopian restaurants I've inhabited involved candles, incense, poorly lit rooms...More

Thank Elhusbando
Reviewed April 27, 2014

We've eaten at Kaffa Crossing several times and have always had a really good meal. Our favorite dishes are the cooked beef and chicken tibs and all the vegetarian options. We didn't care very much for the raw minced beef. The prices are very reasonable,...More

Thank christine m
Reviewed April 16, 2014

We enjoy Ethiopian food but often find the sweetness of the injera masks some of the flavor of the entree. Not the case at Kaffa Crossing. The injera has a lovely texture and a subtle taste. It complements the main course nicely. We each had...More

Thank John F
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10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4423 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-4958
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-386-0504
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