Our Valued Sponsor
OpinionsConsumer ReviewsGuides and How TosCoffeeGeek ReviewsResourcesForums
consumer product reviews
coffee & espresso grinder reviews
Breville BCG450XL Grinder
Where to Buy
Arrow Seattle Coffee Gear
Arrow Amazon Link
Arrow iDrinkCoffee.com
 List your business site here.
About "Where to Buy"

Product Details
Overall Rating 7.5, Based on 37 Reviews
Avg Price $100.00
Manufacturer Breville (Chinese Origin)
Machine Type Conical Burr Grinder, Bean Hopper, Grinds Catcher, Timer
Colors Brushed Metal / Black / Clear Plastic
Class Grinder, Conical Burr Consumer
Pro Review No
First Look No
QuickShot No

Review Guidelines
Arrow Please write reviews for products you own, and avoid single line responses - details matter.
Arrow Provide comparisons you might have with other products similar to this one you are reviewing.
Arrow Be realistic with your ratings, and remember that others will be using your review to make purchase decisions.
Arrow Please check spelling and avoid controversial language.
Arrow Please review our copyright information and terms of service before posting your review.

Grinders: Breville BCG450XL Grinder
Previous Product Grinders Next Product

Called the Ikon, BarAroma, and BCG450XL, this is a multipurpose conical burr grinder from Breville, with a built in timer and grind hopper.

Write a Review for this Product
Sort Listing: Date Written | A-Z | Rating | Quality
Order A-Z | Order Z-A 1 - 20 | Next 20 | See All
Adam Trimble 01.09.2013 Rating: 8.6
Bottom Line: Good grinder, unless you are looking for an artistic piece of kitchenware.
Adie Williams 09.13.2009 Rating: 8.4
Bottom Line: Worth the $89 on Amazon, this user friendly machine can grind espresso in it's finest settings and is definitely great for drip as well!
Andrew B (quality: 7.3) 10.19.2008 Rating: 7.2
Bottom Line: Buy it if you're looking for a reasonably priced burr grinder for everything BUT espresso
Ash Furrow (quality: 7.0) 08.30.2010 Rating: 7.2
Bottom Line: *Not* recommended for espresso. Good starter grinder after I modified it, but wore out quickly. Get a better starter grinder if you can at all afford it.
Brian Woodward (quality: 3.0) 03.17.2008 Rating: 8.2
Bottom Line: Great grinder for the money; capable of espresso-grade grinds.
Christopher Covolo (quality: 6.0) 01.26.2013 Rating: 7.8
Bottom Line: Simple, small grinder for people that are buying their own beans - but loud.
Craig Murray (quality: 4.0) 05.14.2008 Rating: 8.2
Bottom Line: old saying you get what you pay for  any one want to buy my breville
Davin Gegolick (quality: 7.0) 06.07.2012 Rating: 7.2
Bottom Line: Best burr grinder for the price!
Don Ferron (quality: 6.0) 10.14.2008 Rating: 9.8
Bottom Line: Looks good, grinds right, a great value at retail.
Drew Fleck (quality: 7.5) 08.15.2007 Rating: 7.8
Bottom Line: All-in-all I am very satisfied with this purchase.  Bottom line- it is so affordable and works so well that I'll be able to put money aside for an even nicer grinder when it's time to upgrade, and I'll be able to drink excellent espresso in the meantime.
Dunno Lol (quality: 6.8) 10.26.2007 Rating: 7.8
Bottom Line: If you are looking for good espresso, step away from this grinder.
Eran Levy (quality: 7.3) 10.04.2008 Rating: 7.8
Bottom Line: good grinder after all .
Eric Bain (quality: 5.3) 04.13.2014 Rating: 8.0
Bottom Line: a worthy purchase, but she's a chev not a caddi
Eric Mattocks (quality: 7.3) 03.04.2009 Rating: 9.2
Bottom Line: Best grinder under $300. !
Eric Pellenbarg (quality: 7.0) 01.17.2009 Rating: 8.4
Bottom Line: If your budget isn't ready for a $300+ grinder, this is a very good choice.
Evan Patton 10.04.2009 Rating: 5.4
Bottom Line: Good initial quality, but chronic clogging has me searching for a replacement after 18 months
Ian King (quality: 8.0) 04.03.2008 Rating: 8.4
Bottom Line: It's not an art work, it's a fine appliance that gets the job done nicely.
Joel Schulz (quality: 7.0) 12.02.2009 Rating: 2.8
Bottom Line: For espresso it is useless and Breville admits it. Too bad the product was not as good as Breville's customer service. They offered a refund if my retailer did not. MORE THAN I CAN SAY FOR BODUM.
Johann Ramirez (quality: 6.7) 10.09.2008 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: A great starter grinder with quick modification is able to produce consistent high quality grinds for Espresso.
Lance Johnson (quality: 8.0) 04.04.2008 Rating: 8.8
Bottom Line: Though I've been slow to get the message, a good grinder like the Breville makes a world of difference in your coffee enjoyment.
Sort Listing: Date Written | A-Z | Rating | Ranking
Order A-Z | Order Z-A 1 - 20 | Next 20 | See All
Interactive
Search
Login Password
forgot pw | signup
quickNav
advertisement
sponsorad
Find the Right Machine...
Package deals on the best machines from Izzo, Quick Mill, Rocket, La Marzocco & more.
www.clivecoffee.com
sponsorad
Learn @seattlecoffeegear
Learn all about coffee, watch videos, read how-to articles.
www.seattlecoffeegear.com
advertisement
Home | Opinions | Consumer Reviews | Guides & How Tos | CoffeeGeek Reviews | Resources | Forums | Contact Us
CoffeeGeek.com, CoffeeGeek, and Coffee Geek, along with all associated content & images are copyright ©2000-2014 by Mark Prince, all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated. Content, code, and images may not be reused without permission. Usage of this website signifies agreement with our Terms and Conditions. (0.26048207283)
Privacy Policy | Copyright Info | Terms and Conditions | CoffeeGeek Advertisers | RSS | Find us on Google+