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Product Details
Overall Rating 8.2, Based on 163 Reviews
Avg Price $350.00
Manufacturer Estro
Machine Type Pump, Single Boiler, Reservoir, Semi Auto Espresso Machine
Colors Varies
Class Semi Automatic Dual Purpose Boiler
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Bongo BCBeanBoy (quality: 4.7) 03.18.2002 Rating: 8.0
Bottom Line: Dissa machinna issa notta goin'ah bakkah too-ah dah storra.
Powder Hound (quality: 7.2) 04.02.2002 Rating: 9.8
Bottom Line: This is the point of diminishing returns. You can spend more, but why?
Lou Pescarmona (quality: 7.0) 05.09.2002 Rating: 8.0
Bottom Line: A solid performer for the home, functional and easy to use.
Thomas Hoeffel (quality: 5.7) 07.03.2002 Rating: 7.8
Bottom Line: Not bad, not bad at all.
Rick Clark (quality: 6.5) 07.06.2002 Rating: 8.2
Bottom Line: Produces excellent espresso.  But if you are serious about developing your espresso skills, buy a machine without the pressurized crema disk.
Joe Foo (quality: 7.0) 07.08.2002 Rating: 7.4
Bottom Line: Solid machine, easy to use. Don't pay list for it. Skip the grinder model.
Will Taylor (quality: 7.5) 09.20.2002 Rating: 6.2
Bottom Line: This is a decent machine, but you could get a Rancilio Silvia for a little more.
Don McFall (quality: 5.0) 10.12.2002 Rating: 7.8
Bottom Line: Good solid machine if you can find it on sale
Darren Conrad (quality: 7.5) 10.18.2002 Rating: 7.4
Bottom Line: A great buy if on sale for those wanting a no-fuss machine backed by excellent customer service!
Misty Espresso (quality: 5.4) 10.24.2002 Rating: 8.0
Bottom Line: I guess you can gather from above this is a great buy, fun to use and makes a great shot of espresso.
Glas Hoppah (quality: 7.5) 01.02.2003 Rating: 9.6
Bottom Line: Excellent machine for the money.
Jeff Miller (quality: 4.0) 01.10.2003 Rating: 6.4
Bottom Line: A good starter machine that will quickly make you want to buy an auto.
David Kyle (quality: 6.0) 03.02.2003 Rating: 8.6
Bottom Line: This is an easy machine to love. I should know, I'm a repeat customer!
Jeff Breckon (quality: 5.0) 03.04.2003 Rating: 8.0
Bottom Line: Good solid machine, makes better espresso, and cappas than most Starbucks employees can pull.  Hats off to those Starbuckies who know their way around a La Marzocco.
Michael Smith (quality: 6.3) 03.31.2003 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Very satisfied!  Sorry Starbuck's, but you sold me your own replacement!
Bob Holland (quality: 6.0) 04.27.2003 Rating: 8.0
Bottom Line: Great step up from the steam toys and usually somebody local who can show you how to get started.
Seth Sonenthal (quality: 6.3) 06.24.2003 Rating: 7.4
Bottom Line: Great unit for once or twice a day use if you can get it on sale.
Jason Morton (quality: 4.1) 06.24.2003 Rating: 10.0
Bottom Line: Greatest Machine ever! The Barista makes the the best shot ever and is easy!
John Gilchrist (quality: 7.0) 06.29.2003 Rating: 8.6
Bottom Line: Great machine to start, but will upgrade in the future.
J. Valenta (quality: 6.8) 07.10.2003 Rating: 8.2
Bottom Line: Great "starter" machine, best bang for $ when bought on sale. (although the competition is closing in)
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