Summary: Was happy with it until it suddenly stopped working. Had it for 3 years with little problems and one day the pressure pump just stopped working and stopped pushing it out. Wish there was an easy fix. Used it everyday at least once a day and sometimes more when friends were occasionally over.
Summary: I bought this product so I can drink espresso at home instead of going to the local coffee shop to enjoy it. I knew it wouldnt taste as good theirs but this just made not want to drink the coffee even if it was free.
Summary: I've had mine just over a year. weekends i go for three a day, but normally never more than a cup a day. So it's not been over worked. Niggles - doesn't make coffee hot enough - i warm my cups with boiling water before using them, unless you leave the machine on continously and have cups stacked on...
Summary: I only gave it an extra star for the price. If you have been a barista or coffee connoisseur and want an excellent coffee without any fuss then stay away from this machine. I am constantly changing my mind everyday on the quality of this machine and am on the verge of selling it to buy another.
Summary: I upgraded to this from a Russell Hobbs 13401, of which I had 3, since they kept breaking down. This machine is definitely an upgrade from the Russell Hobbs one, but then again, it costs twice as much.
DelonghiEC330S; useful but a bit tricky to get right initially
Barbara J. Cohen "BJB", Amazon
12 April 2009
Summary: De'Longhi EC330S Pumped espresso maker; 15 bar. A which best buy 2009- Neat, simple to set up and should be dead easy to use but 2 problems initially required a call to de'Longhi support service. 1. very very noisy in use.
makes a great coffee but not without its drawbacks
Neurotypical "neurotypical", Amazon
25 January 2009
Summary: I have had this machine for a month now, on the plus side it makes a fantastic coffee and the milk frother is simple and easy to use and gives a good frothy top to the coffee. There are however a(more than a) couple of downsides to it, I am not sure if these are general problems or if I have a dodgy...