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Delonghi DCG4 Burr Coffee Grinder

Delonghi DCG4 Burr Coffee Grinder
alaScore 74

23 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of Delonghi DCG4 Burr Coffee Grinder. The average rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Coffee & Espresso Makers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Coffee & Espresso Makers the Delonghi DCG4 Burr Coffee Grinder is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: mwagers (

A good basic grinder


Compact. Clean. Burr Type.

Need to hold down grind button.

Jan, 2007

Consumer review by: cvmichael (

Not fine enough for Espresso


Compact size

Espresso grind, on finest setting, is still too coarse for good crema.

Mar, 2006

Consumer review by: a1trade (

Delonghi Electric Coffee Grinder body integrity doesn't last very long.


I like the compact size, the design looks great in the kitchen.

Canister cracked, the coffee stopped getting sucked down.

Jan, 2005

Consumer review by: kevinadian (

Nothing fine to say


Looks OK, fairly quiet.

Grind is too coarse and not uniform.

Dec, 2004

Consumer review by: charlesj68 (

An okay grinder


I received this grinder as a birthday gift in early 2003. In the year since it has ground a lot of coffee, this is what I have found. It does not really seem to matter what grind I set the dial to, it always comes out at a grind level ...

Inexpensive, does the job

No significant range of grinds available ; messy

Mar, 2004

Consumer review by: rfnikon (

Cheap is cheap



No good for espresso

Jan, 2004

Consumer review by: mendosa (

DeLonghi Electric Coffee Mill DCG-4T


This is probably the least expensive burr grinder on the market. I have used it once or twice daily ...

Inexpensive, small, attractive, not messy, uniform grind, rather quiet

Jams unless cleaned

Aug, 2003

Consumer review by: essexdog (

Good Bang for the Buck


My Braun grinder recently gave up the ghost (after three years of service). I saw this DeLonghi uni ...

Large capacity, grinds uniformly

Not as easy to clean as my old Braun

Jun, 2003

Consumer review by: mojoman2k (

Thought this was the last grinder I'd buy - NOT


Saw the DeLonghi at Costco for $24.95 and thought it looked like a great deal. I had been looking for a grinder that would hold beans and this one, with it's self-timer seemed the way to go. How wrong I was.

Grinds nicely, decent storage for about three pots worth of beans, attractive inexpensive

Gets jammed ALWAYS, can be messy, seems to miss beans

May, 2003

Consumer review by: tlippy (

Don't buy this until U consider the Solis Maestro !


The DeLongi, or any burr grinder that speeds at 1500 rpm and blows the coffee into a tub, is worse than any blade grinder that you can twist up and down and sideways. I bought my DeLongi at CostCo for $25. So it was worth the experience. The coffee...

Cheap for a burr grinder

Worth less than a blade grinder

Apr, 2003