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Product Details
Overall Rating 8.2, Based on 162 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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Gary Meyers (quality: 4.7) 04.30.2004 Rating: 9.0
Bottom Line: All the basics with good quality and reliability- serves 2-3 people best
Angie Weaver (quality: 7.0) 12.18.2007 Rating: 9.0
Bottom Line: I will never go back to the store bought drinks!! Sooo happy with this purchase! Thanks for your help in choosing the right machine :)
Ed Italiano (quality: 2.5) 06.02.2010 Rating: 9.0
Bottom Line: Great, basic, easy to use, cute machine
Jennifer M (quality: 7.0) 09.05.2007 Rating: 9.0
Bottom Line: This is a must have if you can find one. Even for $199, it is a great machine.
Occoffeefan Occoffeefan (quality: 6.0) 09.27.2008 Rating: 9.0
Bottom Line: Consider the Auber PID for the Starbucks Barista for consistent great tasting shots....
Roman Beyga 08.18.2011 Rating: 9.0
Bottom Line: Great first espresso machine, good quality, very forgiving. But you'll want to upgrade.
Dan Wood (quality: 4.0) 07.04.2007 Rating: 9.0
Bottom Line: Great machine for the price.  I highly recommend it for the novice to intermediate that wants a good cup of espresso without a lot of hassle or money.
Jon Stackpole (quality: 6.6) 03.07.2002 Rating: 9.0
Bottom Line: Good value for most home users without the anti Starbucks snob complex.
Robert Furey (quality: 3.7) 09.19.2005 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Great Machine for the novice and intermeadiate expresso baristas, Strong, durable, and makes consistant expresso every time
Joseph Dickson (quality: 5.0) 01.06.2005 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: A great machine, simple, easy great results for the price range.
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!
Laurie Prestia (quality: 7.0) 07.26.2004 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Though my friends are coffee drinkers, I'll NEVER give up my Barista and afternoon lattes.
Marie 04.09.2001 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: I highly recommend this machine
R Monroe 06.22.2001 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: If you like Americano, this is great. If you‘re looking for strong espresso, you might look elsewhere.
Bryan & Cristina 06.19.2001 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: good bargain on sale, an excellent addition to your kitchen
Calvin D. Pond (quality: 2.0) 08.15.2001 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Beautiful machine... only problem has been the occasional vapour lock, but easily resolved.
Andrew Heffron 07.08.2009 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Hard working, dependable, and stylish.  A great beginner machine.
Timothy A. Nitz 04.09.2001 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Great value for beginning to intermediate home pulls.
Otto G. (quality: 5.3) 11.25.2001 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Early Barista(Estro Profi) built in grinder, 5 years old, works like new,  no probelms, other than grinder trap door spring,  makes excellent espresso
JENNIFER BETUZZI (quality: 2.7) 12.20.2007 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Great expresso and great frothing wand.  Wish the machine was able to make a really hot cup of coffee.
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