8.4, Based on 70 Reviews
Semi Commercial Flat Burr Grinder with Doser
Metal / Black, White / Black, Red / Black
Grinder, Burr, Prosumer
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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.
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.
Homer Simpson (quality: 6.0)
Bottom Line: Rocky works fantastic for drip! Save your money and avoid the cheaper grinders.
George Feil (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: perfect grind, with a few catches
Bob Le Beau (quality: 6.4)
Bottom Line: Solid, versitle, and very consistant grind. Great asset to my coffee experience.
Paul Pikowsky (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: Beauty and performance for the home espresso grinder
Christopher Cerrudo (quality: 4.7)
Bottom Line: Solid Machine that you'll be very happy with!
Joe (quality: 6.0)
Bottom Line: Very good grinder for the price.
Ed Lamoreaux (quality: 4.5)
Bottom Line: BEST unit for the price, despite design problem!
Berhouz Abedian (quality: 9.0)
Bottom Line: Excellent grinder, but needs periodic cleaning. The design and the plastic materials can be improved.
Java Man (Espressopithecus) (quality: 7.9)
Bottom Line: The Rancilio Rocky is a robust, near-professional quality home grinder.
Bottom Line: Beautiful, simplistic design. Consistent Grind.
John Trefethen (quality: 7.3)
Bottom Line: Fantastic, Reliable, Dependable, Simple to Opperate.
Patrick Sloane (quality: 6.0)
Bottom Line: Quality you can rely on at a a price which is right - but go the doserless model!
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.
Bottom Line: Excellent lifetime purchase. Have the doser? See Detailed Commentary on simple way to keep it swept clean!
Howard Sheppard (quality: 7.0)
Bottom Line: The best grinder in the sub $300 range that I know of. You can do better, but it will cost you.
Doug Miannay (quality: 6.7)
Bottom Line: Produces a consistent high quality grind for a consistent high quality espresso on every pull!
David M Strom (quality: 5.5)
Bottom Line: A great grinder at a good price. You NEED a great grinder to get even decent espresso, and Rocky fits the bill.
Mark Prince (quality: 8.1)
Bottom Line: Best grinder you can get for the home for under $400. Will improve your shots by a significant amount.
John Roche (quality: 8.5)
Bottom Line: Exceptional construction, performance and value. Ideal for espresso but may not be best choice for those who grind for multiple brew methods on a regular basis.
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