The Gaggia Classic has been a true example of Italian innovation and traditional aesthetics since its 1991 debut. It remains a best-selling espresso machine thanks to its high-quality build and the accessibility it provides espresso experts and aspiring baristas alike.
- Commercial style portafilter made from chrome plated brass
- Multiple filter baskets for ground coffee and pod brewing
- 3.5oz boiler with two external heating elements
- Rocker switch control power, brewing, and steaming
- Brushed stainless steel finish
Property Value Boiler Configuration Single-Boiler/Dual-Use Number of Boilers 1 Brew Boiler Heater Location External Brew Boiler Material Aluminum Brew Boiler Orientation Vertical Brew Boiler Type Low Volume Brew Group Features Preheat Cycle Brew Unit Material Plastic Brew Group Material Chrome Plated Brass Capsule or Pod Friendly Yes Brew Boiler Wattage 1370 Carafe Features Anti-Spill Pouring Carafe Type No Carafe Recommended Application Home / Residential Coffee Filter Compatibility Paper (Cone) Controls and Additional Features Adjustable Coffee Strength Pressure Gauges Brew Circuit Type of Controls Rocker Switch Cup Height (max, inches) 3.25 Cup Warmer Material Stainless Steel Cup Warmer Size (L-in x W-in) 7 x 5 Cup Warmer Passively Heated Drip Tray Capacity (oz) 16 Drip Tray Cover Material Stainless Steel Drip Tray Material Plastic Portafilter Baskets Included Single,Double Dispensing Method Doser Grinding Method Burr Programmable Grinding Single Housing Color Stainless Steel Housing Material Stainless Steel Recommended Descaler Type Gaggia Decalcifier Recommended Water Filter No Filter Required Depth (Inches) 9.5 Height (Inches) 14.2 Weight (Lbs) 20 Width (Inches) 8 Brew Temperature (2oz, Paper Cup) 176 Brew Temperature (8oz, Paper Cup, Deg. F) 174 Brew Time (2oz, Paper Cup, Seconds) 25 Hot Water Reheat Time (Typ. Seconds) 17 Hot Water Temperature (8oz, Deg. F) 168 Hot Water Time (8oz, Seconds) 11 Time to Steam 8oz of Milk (Seconds) 32 Sound Level while Brewing (dB) 63 Time to Produce Steam (Seconds) 39 Time to Heat (Minimum Seconds) 65 Time to Heat (Recommended Seconds) 420 Filter Diameter (mm) 58 Portafilter Material Chrome Plated Brass Ground, E.S.E., Pod and Capsule Compatibility Ground Coffee,E.S.E. Pod Portafilter Type Commercial Style Portafilter Weight (lbs) 1 Pump Pressure (Max. Bar) 15 Pump Type Vibration Pump Pump Wattage 55 Warranty Service Provider Importika Warranty Service Provider Phone Number 1-888-411-5282 Manufacturers Warranty Period 1 Year Limited Warranty Volt 110V-120V (US) Watts 1425 Power Cord Length (inches) 44 Steam Tip Hole Count 1 Steam Wand Material Plastic Steam Wand Movement Type Rotating (left/right) Steam Wand Pannarello Steam Wand Usable Length 3.75 Water Reservoir Access Location Top Water Reservoir Capacity 72 Water Reservoir Features Removable,Visible Level Indicator Water Source Built-In Reservoir
15 Bar Pump
The perfect pressure to make an Italian espresso with a layer of authentic “crema naturale”.
Professional Group and Filter Holder
The same size, style and weight of the professional machines, the chromed brass group and filter holder are designed to guaranteee optimal coffee temperature throughout the entire brewing process and an improved in-cup quality.
Gaggia Classic comes with 3 filters available to suit each level of expertise, for ground coffee or coffee pods.