Our Valued Sponsor
OpinionsConsumer ReviewsGuides and How TosCoffeeGeek ReviewsResourcesForums
consumer product reviews
consumer espresso machine reviews
Isomac Venus - Noah K's Review
Posted: February 18, 2014, 12:48pm
review rating: 10.0
feedback: (0) comments | read | write
Isomac Venus
Where to Buy
Arrow 1st in Coffee
Arrow 1st-line Equipment
 List your business site here.
About "Where to Buy"

More About This Product
Arrow The Isomac Venus has 15 Reviews
Arrow The Isomac Venus has been rated 8.63 overall by our member reviewers
Arrow This product has been in our review database since May 13, 2003.
Arrow Isomac Venus reviews have been viewed 131,055 times (updated hourly).

Quality Reviews
These are some of the best-written reviews for this product, as judged by our members.
Name Ranking
Noah K 10.00
Scott Mc 7.93
Stephen Bozler 7.87
Dave LaFollette 7.66
Dezco Inc 7.00

  Next Review
Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 8.6
Manufacturer: Isomac Quality: 9
Average Price: $799.00 Usability: 7
Price Paid: $799.00 Cost vs. Value 9
Where Bought: 1st Line Equipment Aesthetics 10
Owned for: 6 months Overall 8
Writer's Expertise: I live coffee Would Buy Again: No
Similar Items Owned:
Bottom Line: So long as you are very careful with it, you
Positive Product Points

Solid machine, produces requisite pressure and heat for proper espresso extraction

Negative Product Points

After about 6 months I started seeing leakage around the portafilter making for a subpar espresso.

Detailed Commentary

A really fantastic machine for the home user. I would definitely advise watching a few videos on YouTube on how to pull a shot properly before purchasing it as it's not as intuitive as one might think. I'm quite happy with the simplicity of the machine, but dissatisfied with the ongoing performance. It pulled an excellent shot for the first 6 months but eventually I started seeing leakage around the portafilter. Since I was getting water mixing in where I didn't want it this ultimately made for a poor espresso. I'm limited to making an Americano now, which is fine, but not what I'd expect for the money.

Buying Experience

I received this as a gift so I cannot comment on this.

  Next Review
Write a Review for this Product
review rating: 10.0
Posted: February 18, 2014, 12:48pm
feedback: (0) comments | read | write
Login Password
forgot pw | signup
Find the Right Machine...
Package deals on the best machines from Izzo, Quick Mill, Rocket, La Marzocco & more.
Rocket R58 Double Boiler
Rocket Espresso R58 Double Boiler -  Everything you need for the perfect shot!
Home | Opinions | Consumer Reviews | Guides & How Tos | CoffeeGeek Reviews | Resources | Forums | Contact Us
CoffeeGeek.com, CoffeeGeek, and Coffee Geek, along with all associated content & images are copyright ©2000-2015 by Mark Prince, all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated. Content, code, and images may not be reused without permission. Usage of this website signifies agreement with our Terms and Conditions. (0.191072940826)
Privacy Policy | Copyright Info | Terms and Conditions | CoffeeGeek Advertisers | RSS | Find us on Google+