-In December 2012 our Kayak's Cafe was awarded a Bike Friendly award from Trailnet
-In December 2012 Kaldi's was named as a finalist in the Good Food Awards for the 2nd year in a row
-In September 2012 the River Front Times named Kaldi's Best Coffee in their annual Best of Awards
-In July 2012 Sauce Magazine Reader's Choice award named our roastery and cafes in their annual reader's choice awards
-In July 2012 the Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce People's Choice awards named our Chesterfield location best coffeehouse
-In March of 2012 Inside Columbia Magazine named our Columbia location Best Coffeehouse
-In February 2012, Inside Columbia Magazine listed our Gooey Butter cake as 100 must eat foods in Columbia
-In February 2012, Food and Wine Magazine listed Kaldi's Coffee as "One of America's Best Coffee Bars"
-In January 2012, Kaldi's Organic Ethiopia Koke, was a national finalist for coffee by The Good Food Awards
"Favorite Southern Roasters" - Southern Living Magazine
-In January 2012, Southern Living Magazine listed Kaldi's Coffee as one of its five "Favorite Southern Roasters"
-In 2012, Ladue News listed Kaldi's Coffee as the 2012 Platinum list First Place winner, " Best Local Coffee House"