Close up of LUCCA A53 Mini making espresso.

LUCCA A53 Mini Espresso Machine

from $1,995.00

The LUCCA A53 is a mid-century modern Italian espresso machine that hides powerful internal components. Certified for commercial use but designed for the home, the A53 offers both power and control for everything from a morning cappuccino to an after dinner espresso for everyone at the dinner party.

Includes $50 Ratio gift certificate
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Small Footprint.

Don’t let the size fool you; this espresso machine has everything you need to make a great drink. And its compact size fits under most cabinets.

Robust Performance.

It’s built for commercial use to cover your personal needs. The 0.45 L brew boiler and 1.2 L steam boiler provides plenty of fuel for your morning rituals.

Intuitive Functionality.

Volumetric dosing and touchpad controls allow you to dial in that perfect shot, every time. You don’t need to be trained in a cafe to produce quality cups time and again.

Features & Specs

Home baristas don’t like to sacrifice style or functionality, and with the LUCCA A53 Mini Espresso Machine, you won’t need to. The Mini is designed to fit comfortably in your kitchen and allow room for an accompanying grinder

The subtle white LED and matte black interface of this machine makes it easy to pull consistently delicious shots, and the striking design makes it a delight to have on your countertop. The LUCCA A53 Mini Espresso Machine is available with handmade walnut panels and accents made here in Portland, Oregon, or opt for the standard matte black panels.

Features:

  • Volumetric dosing adjustable through touchpad
  • One degree group temperature adjustability indicated by LED display
  • Dual gauge displays pump pressure and steam boiler pressure
  • Swivel stainless steel steam arm
  • Steam tip with 4 smaller .9 mm holes
  • Brew boiler: Nickel plated brass, .45L
  • Steam boiler: Nickel plated brass, 1.2L
  • Reservoir: 2.4L, BPA Free
  • ETL certified for commercial use
  • Max Wattage: Plug Type: 20 amp (comes with standard 15 amp converter)

Water Reservoir:

  • Reservoir or Plumbed: Reservoir
  • Capacity: 2.4 L / 81 oz
  • Material: BPA free plastic
  • Removable: Yes
  • Low Water Shutoff: Yes

Housing:

  • Material: Stainless steel (Black plastic side panels, or optional wood)
  • Drip Tray: Matte black plastic
  • Drip Tray Cover:  Stainless steel
  • Drip Tray Capacity: 1.6 L / 54 oz
  • Drainable Drip Tray: Yes, with optional drain kit

Pump:

  • Pump Type: Vibratory
  • Recommended Brew Pressure: 9 bar
  • Adjustable Brew Pressure: Yes

Steam Wand:

  • Material: Stainless steel
  • No Burn (Insulated): No
  • Wand Movement: Articulating, full rotation
  • Steam Tip Holes: 4
  • Optional Steam Tips: Yes

Portafilters & Tampers:

  • Materials: Chrome plated brass body with plastic handle
  • Type: Commercial 53mm (deeper baskets hold as much as 58mm equivalents)
  • Portafilters Included: 2 (spouted and bottomless)
  • Baskets Included: Double basket holds up to 18 grams, triple basket holds up to 22 grams, and backflush disk for cleaning
  • Tamper Included: Yes

Cup warming tray:

  • Material: Stainless steel

Group head:

  • Type: Semi-saturated, electronic solenoid activated
  • Maintenance: Urnex Biocaf or Cafiza backflush detergent

Boilers:

  • Material: Nickel plated brass
  • Brew Boiler Size: 0.45 L / 15.2 oz
  • Steam Boiler Size: 1.2 L / 40.6 oz
  • Brew Boiler Power: 800 W
  • Steam Boiler Power: 1250 W
  • Boilers Automatically Fill: Yes
  • Insulated: No
  • Heating Element Access: Steam boiler element accessible from top, brew boiler accessible horizontally





Dimensions
Height15.25 inches
Width16.5 inches
Depth16.5 inches
Weight62 lbs
  • Temperature: Digital temperature control
  • Brew Temperature Adjustment: Individual degree, Celsius
  • Steam Boiler Adjustment: Individual degree, Celsius
  • Display Type: Light up numerical display (numbers blink to indicate heating)
  • Display Can Be Disabled: No
  • Integrated Shot Timer: No
  • Built-In On/Off Timer: No
  • Display Cleaning Reminder: No
  • Pre-Infusion: With optional pre-infusion chamber
  • Flow Profiling: No
  • Volumetric Dosing: Yes
  • Pressure Gauges: 2, pump pressure and steam boiler pressure
What's Included
  • $50 Ratio gift certificate (emailed after order is approved)
  • Oscar Water Softening Pouch
  • Stainless steel tamper
  • Double spouted portafilter
  • Bottomless portafilter
  • Double basket (18g)
  • Triple basket (20g)
  • Blind basket
  • 15 amp converter cord
  • Cleaning brush
  • 3-year parts and labor warranty provided by Clive Coffee (1-year for commercial use)
  • 1-year warranty against manufacturer defects for wood panels
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