Breville Barista Express BES870XL Espresso Machine
Price: $560 from Seattle Coffee Gear and Amazon
Less to do and clean.
One machine does it all.
Good brand with good reputation.
Expensive compared to the other solutions.
Grinder performs best with darker roasts.
Hard to repair yourself.
Price: $160 from Flair
Manual device is easy to clean and maintain
Manual extraction gives user more controls
Cheaper price for solid quality
Need separate hot water source/grinder/steamer
Takes more time to use and clean
Requires some practice
$50 from Wacaco
Cheap price for brew quality
Lots of accessories
Easy to use with almost any grinder
Lots of plastic parts
Wears out over time
Needs separate hot water source/grinder/steamer
Bialetti Moka Pot
$30 on Amazon for 20 oz
Comes in different sizes to make lots of espresso at once for bigger groups
Cheap price for good quality
Only 2 bar extraction so not a lot of crema
Requires separate grinder/steamer
Lido E Coffee Grinder
$190 from OE Coffee Grinder
Breville BCG820BSSXL The Smart Grinder Pro
$200 on Amazon
Stainless steel stove-top steamer Item 50SS
$60 on European Gift
$30-$60 used on E-Bay and Etsy
Staniless Steel French Press
$30-$50 on Amazon, Home Depot etc