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Urban Bean Espresso Bar

Unit 1, Scarborough House Atlantic Street, Woden 2606,Best coffee shop & cafe Woden, Australian Capital Territory 2606, Australia

Open until 4:30pm today


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  • 7.8

    9 reviews  ·  1 week ago

    It was a reasonable couple of beverages for me and my wife today. I really enjoy that the black coffee was single origin from Honduras. Great caramalisation and acidity to help coat the tongue. I noticed the barista weighed the dose which is great to see. Brew ratio keeps the flavor I the cup. I... Read more

  • 9.5

    10 reviews  ·  2 months ago

    FANTASTIC FW TODAY. Wasnt expecting this great balanced smooth flatty

  • 8.8

    2 reviews  ·  6 days ago

    Wade makes the best coffee there. I'm very fussy and never had a bad coffee yet. It's always perfect.

  • 7.3

    57 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Actually pretty good. Black coffee was quite ordinary, but the latte was much better. One of the only cafes in Canberra that doesn't serve the milk drinks crazy hot. The attempt at a double rosetta was comical. But great to see them having a go at more advanced stuff. A good experience... Read more

    1 Espresso, 1 Latte

  • 7.3

    74 reviews  ·  10 months ago

    Latte had mild flavour but right temperature

    1 Latte

  • 8.3

    29 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Had a latte in house and it was perfect. Also got a takeaway and it seemed a bit weak again. All in all though, always a good coffee. Great staff who take pride in coffee.

  • 6.8

    57 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Excellent coffee.

    1 Latte

  • 8.5

    20 reviews  ·  7 months ago

    Smooth, clean sweet

    1 Espresso, 1 Flat White

  • 10

    24 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Unbelievable coffee!
    By far the best coffee within the public service area. Constant line ups and a fantastic reputation is well deserved. Local competition must be in awe :)

    Well done

    1 Espresso, 1 Cappuccino

  • 6.3

    59 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Open for only 10 weeks, we popped by to try a takeaway Flatwhite. They use Ona beans through a Synesso machine. Pretty good, and I will pop back again to try one out of a real cup.

    1 Flat White

  • 8.3

    17 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    It's easy to understand why this place is so popular. The Ona beans are brewed to perfection and the food is also yet to disappoint. Even during busy periods the wait time isn't too long and the quality of the brew isn't compromised. Friendly staff. So glad to have found it tucked away at the... Read more

  • 9.5

    11 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Its warming to walk into a cafe and see baristas taking pride in their coffee. Yet to try their food yet. Have been here several times now and im struggling to fault their coffee. Using their house blend to make consistenly great milk-based coffees or when ur after an espresso i always look forward... Read more

    1 Flat White, 2 Espressos

  • 7.3

    31 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Impressed again. Great flavoursome coffee, perfect temperature and perfectly textured milk. Service was prompt and friendly.

    1 Latte

  • 7.8

    56 reviews  ·  7 months ago

    To its credit, the milk took a back seat and let the coffee do the talking. A robust, lasting flavour but lacking in complexity. I'll reserve further judgement until I've tried one of their syphon or cold drip offerings. The large, commercial space is made somewhat more inviting by a decent use... Read more

    1 Flat White

  • 8.3

    6 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Had a amazing long black so floral and fruity barista was very knowledgeable great experience

  • 8.3

    7 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    And they told me Woden was bereft of decent coffee !!

  • 7.5

    4 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    went to a few cafes around town today and was suprised to get an amzing one whilst meeting a friend in woden! we grabbed a takeaway and it was sensational no wonder they were busy.

  • 7.0

    22 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Efficient team working behind the espresso machine during the morning rush producing great coffee. Had a flat white, milk was well textured and great espresso flavour.

  • 8.3

    3 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Dropped in to check it out, I only had time for a quick flat white and short black. The flat white was balanced, chocolate, malt flavours. Following the blackboard recommendation i had a musasa double ristretto, It was the tastiest espresso i've had.

    1 Flat White, 1 Doppio

  • 10

    3 reviews  ·  2 years ago

    Unbelievable coffee at this joint made by award winning baristas!!!!

    5 Flat Whites

  • 9.0

    13 reviews  ·  7 months ago

    Went here last thursday with a friend, very pleased with service and coffee here.
    Boys done a great job

    1 Flat White

  • 10

    10 reviews  ·  11 months ago

    Awesome coffee and great food too :)

    1 Piccolo, 1 Long Black

  • 4.3

    12 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Heard good things and was thoroughly disappointed. Forgot my order and then it was average. What did I expect from an ONA venue though?

  • 7.5

    16 reviews  ·  1 year ago

    Superb coffee. Very surprising for where it is.

  • 2.8

    1 review  ·  1 year ago

    Haven't been there in a while and after grabbing a latte on the go I know why I haven't visited in a while very poor quality maybe better luck next time .

    1 Skinny Latte

Brewing Methods

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synesso saber
Mazzer grinders


Ona Coffee
mocca blend

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Detailed Information

Name Urban Bean Espresso Bar
Address Unit 1, Scarborough House Atlantic Street, Woden 2606, Woden, Canberra, Australia
Equipment synesso saber, Mazzer grinders
Beans Ona Coffee, mocca blend
Opening Hours
Monday7:00am - 4:30pm
Tuesday7:00am - 4:30pm
Wednesday7:00am - 4:30pm
Thursday7:00am - 4:30pm
Friday7:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday6:00pm - 6:00pm
Sunday6:00pm - 6:00pm