Coffee is more than just a drink. It’s a lifestyle. Chemex now offers the Chemex Ottomatic 2.0, making it easier to brew coffee and pour your favorite Chemex cup of joe with less mess. In this Chemex Coffee Maker Review 2021, we will discuss what pros and cons there are to the new Chemex Ottomatic 2.0 coffee maker as well as give our verdict on whether or not it is worth the price tag!

The Chemex Ottomatic 2.0 is a great addition to the Chemex lineup of coffee makers. It solves some problems that we didn’t know existed for Chemex owners and makes life easier when brewing your favorite cup of Chemex-brewed joe. But before you make this purchase, be sure to read through our Pros & Cons below so you can figure out if it’s right for you.

Chemex Ottomatic Review 2021: What are Pros?

  • All in all, there are many pros with the Chemex Ottomatic 2.0 Coffee Maker – here are just a few!
  • Fast Prep Time – The large water tank means no more waiting around for hot water as well as having plenty on hand for the Chemex Ottomatic’s rapid brewing cycle.
  • Easy to Use – Chemex Ottomatic 2.0 is easier than ever before with a push-button start, an intuitive digital display, and easy-grip handles.
  • Brews in just one minute! That means you can brew our coffee in no time at all – which we love because there are never enough hours in the day!
  • Super Design Chemex Ottomatic 2.0 has been designed with usability as well as design aesthetics in mind; so it looks good on your countertop but also brews great-tasting, high-quality coffee too.

Chemex Ottomatic Review 2021: What are Con’s?

There are some cons that accompany this product, unfortunately, here are just a few of them:

  • Chemex Ottomatic has a relatively short warranty period.
  • Chemex Ottomatic is not dishwasher safe; you need to hand wash it instead and as we all know, people don’t like doing dishes!

Chemex Ottomatic Review 2021: Verdict?

  • All in all Chemex Ottomatic does brew great-tasting coffee but with the cons that come along with this product, I would advise against purchasing Chemex for now until these few issues have been addressed. But if none of these is an issue for you or your family then by all means go ahead, because Chemex makes brewing easy while also making sure every cup tastes just how you want it to, no matter what time of day!
  • Chemex Ottomatic is not dishwasher safe; you need to hand wash it instead and as we all know, people don’t like doing dishes!

Best Chemex Coffee Maker


The Chemex coffee maker can make up to 12 cups of coffee at once which will be ready for drinking in a matter of minutes. You won’t have to wait after brewing your favorite blend because the Chemex by Chemex has solved this problem with its automatic drip feature that keeps water constantly heated so you’ll never have a cold or waiting coffee again! This also allows the machine’s own carafe lid and cup heaters, making sure no one ever gets burned on their morning brew. The Carafes are also designed with an elevated handle to make pouring a breeze, and they’re also dishwasher-safe for your convenience.


  • The Chemex Ottomatic Coffee Maker is designed with a programmable timer that can be set up to 24 hours in advance. This means you’ll never have coffee too hot or cold again!
  • The Chemex Coffeemaker has a removable filter system which makes it easier than ever before to clean the machine after use without any hassle at all! For those of us who live on our own, the Chemex coffeemaker comes with an insulated thermal carafe lid so we won’t need another potholder while trying to pour out what’s left of our favorite morning beverage.
  • Speaking of this morning’s beverage, Chemex Ottomatic tastes fantastic every time! Chemex Ottomatic is designed with a custom brew strength selector so that you can enjoy your coffee as weak or strong as you like.
  • The Chemex coffeemaker comes in three different colors to suit any décor and it’s super easy to use. Chemex also makes an excellent iced coffee, which means they’re perfect for those of us who would rather not drink hot beverages when the temperature starts soaring outside!

Frequently Asked Questions

The Ottomatic capabilities an aluminum layout, however, the showerhead, frame, and water reservoir are manufactured from plastic.

The Chemex brews espresso using the infusion approach, which makes it most much like drip espresso in terms of frame and taste. The end result is a slower brew and a richer cup of espresso.

I'm Carl. I am a coffee lover, and I write articles about coffee for my blog, The Coffee Net. One of the best things in life is watching someone enjoy their first cup of coffee and seeing them light up with joy!

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