Espresso machines are a hot way to get a handle on automated coffee making, and there’s a lot of different options out there.

Whether you’re curious about simple pod-based espresso machines or massive café-ready systems which handle the coffee from whole bean onward, you’ll find the information that you’re looking for here.

We’ll review espresso machine models, check out the top espresso machine brands, and help you find an espresso machine that won’t break the bank.

In short, we’ll teach you how to be a discriminating buyer and empowered consumer when it comes to espresso machines.