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Product Details
Overall Rating 6.6, Based on 37 Reviews
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Manufacturer Saeco
Machine Type conical burr grinder, hopper, bin,
Colors black, white
Class Grinder, Conical Burr Consumer
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The Bodum Antigua grinder is a good "starter" grinder using conical burrs. It can grind from a medium espresso grind up to a coarse drip pot grind, and a passable press pot grind. There are two models - normal, and metal.

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Aaron (quality: 1.8) 08.20.2000 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Best grinder for about $100
Alan Smith (quality: 7.2) 08.15.2002 Rating: 5.2
Bottom Line: False economy, expect to replace it in a year.
Alexandre Enkerli 01.21.2006 Rating: 7.4
Product Reviewed: Antigua
Bottom Line: Great entry-level grinder!
Andrew _ (quality: 8.0) 11.27.2004 Rating: 7.2
Product Reviewed: Antigua
Bottom Line: This is good for non espresso purposes such as drip, press, and moka pot. Works fine as a secondary grinder.
Andy Black (quality: 6.0) 03.05.2005 Rating: 1.2
Product Reviewed: Bodum Antigua
Bottom Line: Don't buy this it doesn't work.
Bill Phillips (quality: 2.0) 10.04.2000 Rating: 2.8
Bottom Line: Doesn't hold up to moderate use.
Bob Lutz (quality: 3.3) 09.07.2001 Rating: 5.6
Bottom Line: ok if you have a pressurized portafilter and can use a coarser grind. Spend more and get something better.
Brian Browder (quality: 8.0) 10.18.2004 Rating: 7.0
Product Reviewed: Bodum Antigua
Bottom Line: One weak link makes this a short-lived grinder
Chris (quality: 6.0) 06.25.2001 Rating: 6.8
Bottom Line: If you are willing to modify it, it will work just fine for filter drip, vac, and press.  Useless for espresso.
Chris Schaefer (quality: 2.5) 02.17.2000 Rating: 8.0
Bottom Line: A good buy at 100USD because of its versatility
Darren (quality: 4.8) 09.24.2001 Rating: 6.8
Bottom Line: Large capacity for home use.  Static scatters coffee everywhere.
Douwe Dijkstra (quality: 5.0) 11.05.2000 Rating: 8.4
Bottom Line: Good grinder, as long as you don't expect ultra fine espresso grinds
Jeff Greenberg (quality: 9.0) 08.14.2009 Rating: 3.2
Product Reviewed: Antigua
Bottom Line: Poorly made, no manufacturer support.
Joel Schulz (quality: 9.5) 12.24.2009 Rating: 5.8
Product Reviewed: Antigua
Bottom Line: BODUM TAKES TOO LONG TO RESPOND BUT THEIR CUSTOMER SERVICE IS SUPERB AND COMPASSIONATE. Thin bitter espressos are the norm for this non performer. Box states otherwise.
John (quality: 5.0) 06.05.2001 Rating: 9.2
Bottom Line: Excellent grinder for french press.
John Avelis (quality: 5.0) 11.29.2006 Rating: 8.4
Product Reviewed: Antigua
Bottom Line: We use it every day, and would buy a new Bodum Antigua without hesitation.
John Avelis (quality: 5.3) 05.08.2005 Rating: 8.4
Product Reviewed: Antigua Grinder
Bottom Line: This is a quality burr grinder for the price.
John T (quality: 5.0) 06.02.2008 Rating: 8.2
Product Reviewed: Antigua
Bottom Line: Great product, but do NOT buy this machine if you want it for espresso - it produces a coarser grind than did its older Antigua brother.
Michael Griffin (quality: 2.3) 02.01.2000 Rating: 8.6
Bottom Line: One of the best home grinders I have found for the price.
Michael Stano (quality: 6.0) 01.16.2004 Rating: 6.8
Product Reviewed: Antiqua
Bottom Line: Like the stainless steel, but one unit broke, and replacement unit clogs.
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