8.4, Based on 71 Reviews
Semi Commercial Flat Burr Grinder with Doser
Metal / Black, White / Black, Red / Black
Grinder, Burr, Prosumer
Please write reviews for products you own, and avoid single line responses - details matter.
Provide comparisons you might have with other products similar to this one you are reviewing.
Be realistic with your ratings, and remember that others will be using your review to make purchase decisions.
Please check spelling and avoid controversial language.
Please review our
copyright information and terms of service before posting your review.
A prosumer level espresso grinder that has been on the market since 1991. Grinder has seen changes cosmetically since introduction, now featuring steel side panels. Features professional burrs and motor inside. At $380 (Feb '09) the price is on the high side.
Paul Pikowsky (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: Beauty and performance for the home espresso grinder
Homer Simpson (quality: 6.0)
Bottom Line: Rocky works fantastic for drip! Save your money and avoid the cheaper grinders.
Beth Connors (quality: 7.3)
Bottom Line: Unless you handle high volume grinding, get the doserless. It's much easier to use and produces great results.
Bob Le Beau (quality: 6.4)
Bottom Line: Solid, versitle, and very consistant grind. Great asset to my coffee experience.
Grant Watt (quality: 5.4)
Bottom Line: Perfectly matched to the Siliva. Look no further.
E M Long (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: Worth every penny. For the vacpot brewer,especially, it will be a revelation.
Andre Preoteasa (quality: 4.0)
Bottom Line: Drop another $100 on a Mazzer and forget the Rocky if you're serious about espresso.
Jeremy Ryder (quality: 7.5)
Bottom Line: A machine built to last that delivers a great grind. Don't worry about getting a doser or not, each option has it's minor inconveniences.
Doug Miannay (quality: 6.7)
Bottom Line: Produces a consistent high quality grind for a consistent high quality espresso on every pull!
Robert Turner (quality: 5.3)
Bottom Line: I see why it's so popular and why so many people devote their time to make it even better.
Peter Farrell (quality: 6.0)
Bottom Line: Regardless of the price if you are looking for a solid and professional grinder under $300.00 this grinder is worth serious consideration.
Laurence Yeung (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: If you're ready to take the plunge into the world of specialty coffee, this should be on your short list.
Joseph Levitt (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: Put your "Jolly" up for sale on ebay and get yourself a fantastic, commercial-quality grinder.
Becky Grimsrud (quality: 4.3)
Bottom Line: Good grinder for the price, but do yourself a favour and go for top-of-the-line.
Richard Wolfson (quality: 4.4)
Bottom Line: As advertised -- get over your fears of spending real money for a grinder and pull the trigger. Go doserless. You won't be sorry.
Scott Smith (quality: 4.3)
Bottom Line: An excellent grinder if you buy the doserless unit.
AJ AJ (quality: 5.0)
Bottom Line: A product that lives up to it's hype and will continue to do so for many years to come.
Sean Strugnell (quality: 8.4)
Bottom Line: Rocky is a fantastic grinder and I wholeheartedly recommend it to anyone that is looking for a wonderfully consistent and versatile coffee grinder.
Jack Salch (quality: 5.7)
Bottom Line: If it is within your means I highly recommend it.
Alan Wolkower (quality: 3.7)
Bottom Line: essential to make any real pump expresso machine give good results
Coffee Kids Staff
The Ethical Bean
The Cafe Stage
Prosumer / Pro Espresso
Vac Pots & Others
Roasters, Accessories & Misc
Guides & How Tos
Milk Frothing Guide
Cupping for Beginners
Espresso Machine Buying Guide
New and Noteworthy
Terms and Conditions