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Tomoca

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Wavel St, Piazza, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
+251 11 111 1781
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Everyone knows the best kind of coffee is Ethiopian coffee. Ethiopia is the birth place of coffee, it was where it was first discovered. Tomoca coffee meets the expectation of having a great coffee experience. I recommend this place for people who enjoy quality, strong, nice, satisfying coffee.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

It's worth paying a visit and having a machiatto, if you're in town. Do not expect much from the place though, it's far from a comfy place to enjoy a coffee.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Great, strong Ethiopian coffee. Not expensive. Fun place to get a glimpse of Ethiopian culture. Must try!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I am very impressed with the strong coffee I had , very wonderful. I have there with friends , some of them don't like because it is very strong but if you are interested in strong coffee Tommoca is ideal pleace

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Tomoca is a home of true Ethiopian coffee. It is well known for roasted coffee when a family member orders coffee from anoraks. It is also one of the oldest coffee shops in Addis. If you want to taste original coffee of Ethiopia, go to Tomoca. The locations are all convenient as Tomoca coffee has branch shops in most places... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Cant stress how good this coffee was. Very authentic experience of an old style Ethiopian coffee house. They also sell their coffee to take home and it has kept well (have just had a cup)

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Bremen, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Small place with few place, fantastic smell and athmosphere; different kind of coffee beans for making you own mixture or just take seat and enjoy the taste of a real and strong coffee of Ethiopia- thanks

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Holetown, Barbados
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Great coffee, great atmosphere and a great local buzz! I would highly recommend a visit and they sell coffee and other Tomoca bits and pieces too.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Aside from Tomoca's great coffee and Machiato, i like the ' piassa in the 50s' kinda decore they in all their branches.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

tried their coffee on a recommendation of one of my friends \and the espresso tasted so good my hair felt like it was standing one of the strongest and most romantic coffee i have ever tasted be sure to tae me home as the prices are very cheap

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: Wavel St, Piazza, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Addis Ababa
  • Phone Number: +251 11 111 1781

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