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Equipment

Espresso - Synesso Cyncra. Lever Piston - Rancilio Z8, NCL and a Pavoni DB9

Beans

5 senses

69 Reviews

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  • 8.3

    56 reviews  路  3 weeks ago

    This is the best coffee I've found in Adelaide so far. Didn't really like the feel of the place so much, it felt like a run down old building in dire need of a revamp in some areas, but in other places you can see what kind of feel they were going for... Back to the coffee the single origin from... Read more

  • 7.5

    12 reviews  路  3 weeks ago

    Cold Drip consistent in taste and qaulity which is Rare to find. Some dishes are great. Cool looking shop and some good tunes playing. The sign at the door saying please wait to be seated needs to go because you see a lot of frustrated people standing there trying to play by the rules when they... Read more

  • 9.5

    1 review  路  2 months ago

    Don't let the fact that the location is in a food court. This place would fit perfectly in a Melbourne alleyway. Coffee is top shelf, food is amazing. Definitely recommend this place to anyone. Funky little menus hidden in old kids books is cool too 馃憤

  • 8.0

    384 reviews  路  8 months ago

    I got back to Adelaide so made my way again to Bar 9.
    Luckily for me this time the weather was fine and they weren't as busy.
    I only had a flat white this time and it was as good as my previous one.
    My companion enjoyed their long black.

    1 Flat White

  • 6.0

    95 reviews  路  2 years ago

    Great new premises across the road from origin - great atmosphere - always busy - polite but distant customer service - I am determined to like this place, just because of what it means to the coffee industry in Adelaide, but I am yet to get a coffee I have enjoyed and have always struggled to find... Read more

    1 Latte, 1 Cappuccino

  • 8.8

    84 reviews  路  4 months ago

    "Bar 9 Nine Specialty Boutique Coffee Cafe" Just returned from London reviewing their best Coffee Cafe scene, the Australians & New Zealanders have stamped their mark in London. On our return we visited, the Bar 9 Cafe Glen Osmond Rd, which is up for the best in Australia. On Monday midday the... Read more

    2 Affogatos

  • 8.5

    49 reviews  路  3 months ago

    Very impressed with the coffee - tried the SO and a couple of house blends across a couple of days and wasn't disappointed. Wife says the Belgium hot choc is to die for. Food was excellent (chia porridge and quinoa porridge recommended) and the only complaint was their ability to cope when the... Read more

  • 6.0

    178 reviews  路  2 years ago

    Drinkable coffee. Nothing to go out of the way for.

  • 8.5

    28 reviews  路  1 year ago

    well I'm happy visiting my favorite coffee place in Adelaide. they expanded but still have the five senses blend, well made, great service. skin latte was great, piccolo was spot on

  • 9.0

    30 reviews  路  2 years ago

    We went to Adelaide for the TDU and went in search of a good coffee. Good on the basis that we use Brother Baba Budan in Melbourne as the yard stick. Bar 9 was on our hit list and we were highly impressed. Coffee was silky and smooth with great milk texture. We had 2 rounds each of flat whites and... Read more

    5 Lattes, 5 Flat Whites

Cafe Regulars

Opening Hours
Monday7:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday7:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday7:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday7:30am - 5:00pm
Friday7:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday9:00am - 2:00pm

69 Reviews

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  • 8.3

    56 reviews  路  3 weeks ago

    This is the best coffee I've found in Adelaide so far. Didn't really like the feel of the place so much, it felt like a run down old building in dire need of a revamp in some areas, but in other places you can see what kind of feel they were going for... Back to the coffee the single origin from... Read more

  • 7.5

    12 reviews  路  3 weeks ago

    Cold Drip consistent in taste and qaulity which is Rare to find. Some dishes are great. Cool looking shop and some good tunes playing. The sign at the door saying please wait to be seated needs to go because you see a lot of frustrated people standing there trying to play by the rules when they... Read more

  • 9.5

    1 review  路  2 months ago

    Don't let the fact that the location is in a food court. This place would fit perfectly in a Melbourne alleyway. Coffee is top shelf, food is amazing. Definitely recommend this place to anyone. Funky little menus hidden in old kids books is cool too 馃憤

  • 8.0

    384 reviews  路  8 months ago

    I got back to Adelaide so made my way again to Bar 9.
    Luckily for me this time the weather was fine and they weren't as busy.
    I only had a flat white this time and it was as good as my previous one.
    My companion enjoyed their long black.

    1 Flat White

  • 6.0

    95 reviews  路  2 years ago

    Great new premises across the road from origin - great atmosphere - always busy - polite but distant customer service - I am determined to like this place, just because of what it means to the coffee industry in Adelaide, but I am yet to get a coffee I have enjoyed and have always struggled to find... Read more

    1 Latte, 1 Cappuccino

  • 8.8

    84 reviews  路  4 months ago

    "Bar 9 Nine Specialty Boutique Coffee Cafe" Just returned from London reviewing their best Coffee Cafe scene, the Australians & New Zealanders have stamped their mark in London. On our return we visited, the Bar 9 Cafe Glen Osmond Rd, which is up for the best in Australia. On Monday midday the... Read more

    2 Affogatos

  • 8.5

    49 reviews  路  3 months ago

    Very impressed with the coffee - tried the SO and a couple of house blends across a couple of days and wasn't disappointed. Wife says the Belgium hot choc is to die for. Food was excellent (chia porridge and quinoa porridge recommended) and the only complaint was their ability to cope when the... Read more

  • 6.0

    178 reviews  路  2 years ago

    Drinkable coffee. Nothing to go out of the way for.

  • 8.5

    28 reviews  路  1 year ago

    well I'm happy visiting my favorite coffee place in Adelaide. they expanded but still have the five senses blend, well made, great service. skin latte was great, piccolo was spot on

  • 9.0

    30 reviews  路  2 years ago

    We went to Adelaide for the TDU and went in search of a good coffee. Good on the basis that we use Brother Baba Budan in Melbourne as the yard stick. Bar 9 was on our hit list and we were highly impressed. Coffee was silky and smooth with great milk texture. We had 2 rounds each of flat whites and... Read more

    5 Lattes, 5 Flat Whites

  • 8.5

    15 reviews  路  10 months ago

    Very good coffee, up there with the best In Adelaide. Usually quite fruity notes. Great food and love going there for breakfast. Ian is an awesome guy and has to be congratulated for his influence on Adelaide's coffee culture!

  • 9.3

    32 reviews  路  2 years ago

    Fantastic everything. The new Bar 9 is probably slightly less hipster-friendly now that it sports things like 'tables' and 'leg room' bit the coffee is consistently great, the staff is friendly and prompt and the atmosphere is great. Best coffee in that area.

  • 10

    12 reviews  路  1 year ago

    Trendy cafe of Adelaide high consistency. Come on man 10 out of 10!

    1 Espresso, 1 Flat White, 1 Short Macchiato

  • 9.0

    25 reviews  路  2 years ago

    Not sure why people are knocking bar 9 or what cafes in Adelaide they think are better. These guys have been around a while and whilst I preferred the older location for a chat with the baristas, their espresso is sublime and consistent. I've been offered numerous new blends to try whilst there... Read more

  • 7.3

    26 reviews  路  2 years ago

    Just a run of the mill standard coffee, nothing special, although I couldn't really fault it! Could've been a touch stronger, milk could've been a touch cooler, the bean flavor is a bit on the grainy side, but that could've been the shot pour I couldn't really tell! At the end of the day it's... Read more

  • 9.3

    16 reviews  路  3 months ago

    Wow!! I think id call this no1 coffee.
    Well rounded flavor.
    Immaculate service. Very excited this place exists.

    1 Cappuccino

  • 9.0

    9 reviews  路  3 months ago

    The coffee here is awesome

    1 Latte

  • 7.5

    19 reviews  路  1 year ago

    Funky decor, friendly staff and a bloody good choice of a house blend. Good stuff guys 馃憤馃憤

  • 8.5

    10 reviews  路  10 months ago

    This has always been one of my favorite places in Adelaide. The coffee knowledge of the guys here is second to none, which leads to a pleasurable and yummy experience whenever I visit. I love the recent introduction of 'just brewed'. It's pleasing to see these guys branching out a bit and showing... Read more

    2 Long Blacks

  • 8.5

    8 reviews  路  2 years ago

    another day in bar 9, the picollo i had tastes so much better, must be because of the different blend they had, moved to the espresso it was fruity and complex and finish of with the syphon! fantastic honduras coffee. and the scrambled eggs with blue swimmer crab was devine! great experience!

    1 Piccolo, 1 Espresso, 1 Syphon

  • 8.0

    92 reviews  路  3 years ago

    Ventured here with the family whilst on holidays. Had a flat white and ristretto, together with a breakfast wrap and was very impressed all round. Lots of love going into the work here (food and coffee) which is great to see, and as others have said you can grab a syphon also. I thought the... Read more

  • 9.0

    14 reviews  路  9 months ago

    Adelaide's champs.

    3 Flat Whites

  • 3.0

    14 reviews  路  1 year ago

    Disappointing. Very slow service at the register and then took ages to get our take away coffees. All could be forgiven if the coffee was decent... alas no luck here either. Coffee had an unpleasant tangy acidic aftertaste and was generally weak in flavour. I prefer a strong coffee with well... Read more

  • 3.0

    7 reviews  路  1 year ago

    Sadly disappointed once again with Bar 9, really wish I had better experiences here but each time there is something that has let me down. This time was the service, surprisingly rude and i'm afraid I won't be back again... third strike.

    1 Latte

  • 8.8

    10 reviews  路  1 year ago

    Visited Bar9 again, even when these guys are under the pump the coffee is still great. Enjoyed a pour over with a couple of friends. Will definitely be back for more soon

Brewing Methods

Equipment

Espresso - Synesso Cyncra. Lever Piston - Rancilio Z8
NCL and a Pavoni DB9

Beans

5 senses

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Detailed Information

Name Bar 9
Address 96 Glen Osmond Road, Parkside, Adelaide, Australia
Phone 08 8373 1108
Email info@bar9.com.au
Twitter @barnine
Brewing Methods
Equipment Espresso - Synesso Cyncra. Lever Piston - Rancilio Z8, NCL and a Pavoni DB9
Beans 5 senses
Opening Hours
Monday7:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday7:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday7:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday7:30am - 5:00pm
Friday7:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday9:00am - 2:00pm