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Product Details
Overall Rating 6.3, Based on 5 Reviews
Avg Price $399.00
Manufacturer Grimac
Machine Type Semi Automatic, vibe pump, pod adaptable, pressurized basket espresso machine
Colors Red, Gray, Silver, Black, Orange, White
Class Semi Automatic Dual Purpose Boiler
Pro Review No
First Look No
QuickShot No

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Very retro (natch) looking machine with some great feature (big boiler, super action steam lever), and not so great features (froth aider, aluminum portafilters).

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Erik Gallneby (quality: 5.8) 07.23.2007 Rating: 4.4
Bottom Line: I recommend the Cafe Retro to anyone who just want somewhat good espresso, but doesnt care much (or at all) about making the perfect espresso shot.
Mark F (quality: 6.0) 11.12.2007 Rating: 4.6
Bottom Line: Not worth the cheap price tag. Wait a couple extra months and save up for something better.
Rebecca B (quality: 4.0) 06.19.2008 Rating: 8.2
Bottom Line: Great Crema, Fantastic Froth, Not Idiot Proof
James Lee 11.25.2008 Rating: 6.0
Bottom Line: Great while it lasted. Saving up for a proper machine. Not for daily use.
Jonathan Fant 08.24.2011 Rating: 8.4
Bottom Line: Reliable, affordable, easy to use.
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