Garfa (Bengali: গরফা) is a southern neighbourhood of Kolkata, India. The postal code of Garfa area is 7000075 and 700078. This area is surrounded by Haltu, Nandi bagan, Jadavpur and Kalikapur. Garfa is mainly a residential area. The locality is sometimes referred to as the lower middle class, middle class and currently growing very well off upper-middle-class people's locality in South Kolkata. Though it is surrounded by its rich and famous areas, over the it still remains primarily a nice middle-class neighborhood.
Educational Institution 
Here is a list of educational institutions situated near Garfa area.
- Garfa Dhirendranath Memorial Boys' High School
- Garfa Dhirendranath Memorial Girls' High School
- Garfa primary school
- Kids world Montessori school
Places Of Interest 
Garfa Balak Samity maidan (playground)
- Sandhya Majlish.
- Balak Samity Playground.
- B. M. Medical.
- Garfa Shiv mandir bazar.
- Sanskriti Chakra
- Garfa police station.
This area lacks cultural activities. On the cultural front, Garfa hosts some major Kali Pujas and Durga Pujas of South Kolkata. The Kali Puja organized by Hurumtal club is a famous one in this area. Some cultural and sports events are organized every year. There is not any library, shopping mall or multiplex in this area.
Geographic location 
See also