Sydney and Melbourne are being the first cities to experience a cafe without the need for a barista or any staff really. The barista-less cafe will be open for three days in Sydney followed by three days in Melbourne where free coffee is being served just the way you like it.

The Barista-less Cafe queue

DeLonghi is responsible for this new cafe and is running this human-less venue to promote their new PrimaDonna Elite. This machine is also app connected so you will be able to order your coffee to your specifications without actually touching the machine itself.

The Barista-less Cafe 2

The new PrimaDonna Elite is an all-in-one machine promising barista quality coffee without having to hire staff or walk to a cafe. With countless settings on screen and in the app, the new coffee machine from DeLonghi will make your coffee as customised as you like and when you like. Add beans, water and milk and let the machine do the rest. Retailing from $3,199 it will suit the serious coffee blokes out there who demand the best from their morning or afternoon brew.

The barista-less cafe will be in:


WHERE: Australia Square, 264 George St, Sydney

WHEN: Wednesday 6th – Friday 8th

TIME: 7am – 2pm


WHERE: Federation Square, Corner Swanston St & Flinders St, Melbourne

WHEN: Wednesday 13th – Friday 15th

TIME: 7am – 2pm

Meet you there?