8.5, Based on 231 Reviews
Pump, Single Boiler, Reservoir, Semi Auto, Espresso Machine
Satin Stainless Steel
Semi Automatic Dual Purpose Boiler
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A true benchmark machine, this machine made Rancilio a lot of money since it was introduced in 1998 - it has become the standard against which all other consumer, single boiler machines are measured against. Currently in its 3rd revision.
Christian Callsen (quality: 1.5)
Bottom Line: Guaranteed Crema ?spresso. All the time.
Chris Beck (quality: 6.5)
Bottom Line: Buy one, you won't regret it. She's a beautiful machine.
R L Kesler (quality: 6.5)
Bottom Line: Superb machine and value, but does require solid technique.
David (quality: 2.5)
Bottom Line: good value
Sean (quality: 2.5)
Bottom Line: I would recommend this machine to anyone looking for a great looking and hard working machine that would go in any kitchen
Jim Robins (quality: 4.0)
Bottom Line: Poor temperature stability, possibly a defective unit. Importer insists it is OK. If that is true, then this is not a good machine.
Jon Sands (quality: 3.0)
Bottom Line: great machine if you know how to ue it
Joe (quality: 6.0)
Bottom Line: The best home espresso machine in this price range.
Andreas Samson (quality: 0.3)
Bottom Line: best buy.
Ed Lamoreaux (quality: 2.3)
Bottom Line: Get another ‘Silvia‘ - Yes.
Bob Cuthbert (quality: 4.0)
Bottom Line: I'm happy!
Mark Harris (quality: 4.0)
Bottom Line: Extemely well built machine - works like all manual machines should.
Sandy (quality: 4.3)
Bottom Line: Terrific machine, terrific espresso!
Justin Shardey (quality: 4.5)
Bottom Line: Unless you NEED a high capacity professional machine, look no further.
James (quality: 5.3)
Bottom Line: Outstanding machine- wouldn‘t leave home with out it!
Gregory Scace (quality: 8.4)
Bottom Line: Probably the best single boiler machine on the market. And it's a helluva deal in the US.
William Cutts (quality: 5.7)
Bottom Line: Bomb proof machine which can produce a good/great result every time.
Erik Kleijn (quality: 5.3)
Bottom Line: You will not regret it.
Mike Wright (quality: 6.0)
Bottom Line: Espresso nirvana is possible with this machine--what more could anyone want?
Vikram Shrivastava (quality: 6.6)
Bottom Line: After this machine, you can almost compete with proffessional baristas!
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