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Fabulous bar - great atmosphere

Visited the BSS bar as part of Foodi's Craft beer tour of Adelaide (which is highly recommended... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Hallett Cove, Australia
Great bar

Don’t let the tiny black door fool you, this place is awesome. Great atmosphere, excellent staff... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Visited the BSS bar as part of Foodi's Craft beer tour of Adelaide (which is highly recommended). You could so easily walk past the entrance without realising what an amazing bar lurks down the stairs. Awesome atmospheric venue, huge range of drinks (beers/wines/spirits) to chose...More

Thank DML
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Don’t let the tiny black door fool you, this place is awesome. Great atmosphere, excellent staff and they know how to make a proper Disaronno sour. We will certainly be visiting again.

Thank CraigS1974
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Situated in the West side of town, Bank Street Social is one of many watering holes that add to the Adelaide nightlife. What sets them apart perhaps, then, is the $10 pizzas on Friday nights. The entrance to the bar is a very nondescript black...More

Thank FordPrefectII
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Nicola is the best but she doesn’t actually know any astronauts. She mixes the best drinks. Thanks to Dave H for finding this place.

Thank Natasha H
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

I must admit this place was a little hard to find, but its absolutely amazing once your inside. Ambiance is fantastic. They had a $10 pizza special so we tried all the 4 pizzas they had on offer & they were delicious. (Not sure if...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Went on a Saturday night after a tasty dinner elsewhere in the area. Really good selection of spirits, was drinking vodka & soda water which was fine, until you don't specify the type of vodka you want. They just give you the cheap stuff, but...More

Thank EJM9385
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

This is a nice bar to come to for drinks & a bit of a dance. The music selection could be more varied.

Thank Jayne C
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Tucked between Cibo and Zambrerro on Bank Street, this underground bar is Industrial decor at its best. Get there early and you could even nab 'The Loft'. Excellent range of spirits and a few cocktails on tap. They even do pizzas though we only dropped...More

Thank Subydoobydoo
Reviewed 1 September 2017

After going down a dark black staircase under Bank and Hindley St, I was NOT expecting to find a bar I'd expect to find in NYC, Chicago or London. This place was a TOTAL surprise! Drink list is extensive and the ambiance and vibe were...More

Thank MikePrz78
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This underground bar is very cool! Espresso martinis are outstanding, girls behind the bar know their stuff about cocktails, mixers and liquor! Which is fantastic to see and hear. Gets quite busy but not crowded. Mixed age groups at the bar makes a great atmosphere....More

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