Review by sparky_toaster
March, 29 2013
Pros: Simple. Rugged. Highlights your technique, or lack thereof.
Cons: Main power switch corroded after quite a few years, so I bypassed it internally.
Review by dagirlamanda
April, 23 2012
Pros: None!!None! This product has no pros. It is dangerous and needs to be recalled.
Cons: Blows up in face!!! Dangerous!!! Can cause serious injuries!Glass will shatter everywhere.
Review by rapiercadet
February, 28 2010
Pros: Extremely inexpensive, definitely better than nothing
Cons: Low quality, hard to clean, frothing head does not flex.
Review by elleuq
January, 19 2010
Pros: it's unplugged now
Cons: explodes and blows scalding water all over the kitchen.
Review by stephlillie22
December, 06 2007
Pros: Affordable, Easy for weekend use
Cons: Takes too long to use
Review by jeepeliminator
August, 26 2007
Pros: Inexpensive, easy to use, easy to clean.
Cons: Weak espresso.
Review by sgsb98
August, 02 2007
Pros: Price, compact look, easy to use and clean.
Cons: safety lid, cheap plastic feel, latching filter basket, and too long and thin handles.
Review by mylittletribe
July, 31 2007
Pros: it makes decent espresso
Cons: explodes, shooting steaming hot espresso as far as 8 feet
Review by fasstinated
January, 19 2007
Pros: Inexpensive. Very manual operation
Cons: See pros
Review by hethrmike
December, 30 2006
Pros: Easy for anyone. Restaurant style quality even with regular coffee grounds. More authentic than mixes.
Cons: Single use for 4 cups. Can not make extra and come back for more.
Review by epi_member
December, 17 2006
Pros: Inexpensive? Somewhat compact.
Cons: Steaming process/mechanism sub-par--Too much plastic--Doesn't come with shot glasses--Milk bakes onto frothing tube severely
Review by tijuanabrass
February, 19 2006
Pros: Looks more impressive than a regular drip coffee maker
Cons: Useless steamer, ineffective, slow, is more a drip coffeemaker than an espresso machine
Review by timbo238252
December, 07 2005
Pros: great coffee good price
Cons: don't abuse, cleaning
Review by rosalioq
October, 29 2005
Pros: Great price, easy to use, easy to clean.
Review by inokla
December, 18 2003
Pros: Quick and easy to clean. Small footprint.
Cons: Filter retainer clip is a little flimsy
Review by epi_member
January, 24 2002
Pros: Inexpensive and easy to use
Cons: Frothing nozzle doesn't rotate
Review by patch3boys
December, 10 2001
Pros: The price and the quality.
Cons: Cleaning the frothing tube.