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Breville 800ESXL - Phil Braido's Review
Posted: October 18, 2008, 6:25am
review rating: 4.5
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Breville Espresso 800ESXL
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Arrow The Breville 800ESXL has 66 Reviews
Arrow The Breville 800ESXL has been rated 7.95 overall by our member reviewers
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These are some of the best-written reviews for this product, as judged by our members.
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Steve Koellhoffer 10.00
H H 10.00
Pat D'Arcy 9.50
Ben Moore 9.00
L Blumen 9.00

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Ratings and Stats Overall Rating: 9.6
Product Reviewed: 800esxl
Manufacturer: Breville (Chinese origin) Quality: 10
Average Price: $499.00 Usability: 9
Price Paid: $235.00 Cost vs. Value 10
Where Bought: quebec canada Aesthetics 10
Owned for: 1 month Overall 9
Writer's Expertise: I love coffee Would Buy Again: Yes
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Bottom Line: Great Machine for the money and great consumer support
Positive Product Points

Great shots for the money - looks great steam wand works well - great customer support.

Negative Product Points

could have a bigger water resovoir

Detailed Commentary

bought this machine 1 month ago and it has been doing a wonderful job - froths great and makes great shots - and all for 235.00 you really can't go wrong. I even ordered 2 of them 1 for the bro-in law and when it arrived I couldn.t get water from the machine through the head. Phoned Breville and they said to return the machine. I was quite concerned about having to repay shipping and all. Breville gave me a number to call and said a courier would pick the machine up at my house and they would cover all shipping issues. I packaged it up and within 2 hrs someone was at my door to pick up the machine. Phoned Breville and gave them the tracking number and they said they would be sending me another machine. I was imagining the wait to be a month or so but the machine was at my door in 10 days. Great company to deal with and very helpful when I called their 800 number - the machine they sent works great.

Buying Experience

Excellent

Three Month Followup

4 months in and so far the machine has been preforming excellent. It uses a lot of water but I believe this is a good thing as I fill it up with fresh water more often - no big deal - shots are still great using black cat coffee.

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