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963 Bonifant St, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4515
+1 301-589-9337
07:00 - 17:00
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United States
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64 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
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
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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282 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
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 remarkably to the charm of the place.. ..very good tuna sandwich, though not memorable (needed... More 

Thank 944giorgiog
silver spring
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
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 coffee, desserts and sandwiches. Our kids used to go there in the afternoon after school... More 

Thank silverspringlaurie
Silver Spring, Maryland
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67 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
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
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
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 of coffees and teas which are competently brewed as well as light pastries and very... More 

Thank Getawaynow20005
Silver Spring, Maryland
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Kefa Cafe is an enchanting neighborhood coffee and sandwich shop in downtown Silver Soring, MD. Owned by two sisters, the cafe is consistently voted best coffee in our community. They will also have a kiosk in the brand new library. We love Kefa Cafe.

Thank MsWell-Traveled
Silver Spring, Maryland
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

I like this cafe. The aromas and the ambiance remind me of a little place in France. The owners are gracious and welcoming. The coffee is very good and the pastries are fresh and tasty.

Thank Augusta W
Silver Spring, Maryland
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Enjoyed my afternoon there, with my husband, having tasty pastry and coffee. Really friendly and fast service.

Thank DisappointedTrini_11
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015

This is such a lovely café and the owners are delightful and so very gracious. The food is good and so is the coffee; it is an atmosphere that makes you want to sit for awhile

Thank Gloria E
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Quiet coffee shop, outstanding coffee and owners with a big smile. Very inviting and a nice, community-oriented oasis in Silver Spring.

Thank travel_buddy0310

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?