I love coffee, and getting a treat from Starbucks or a local coffeeshop is one of my favorite things to do! But the cost can add up pretty quickly. If you spend $4 on coffee every day for a year, it amounts to $1460! That’s why today I’m sharing the best coffee maker for every budget! These will save you time and money, without sacrificing the delicious taste of your morning coffee!
Simple & Sweet ($20-$50)
Black + Decker Programmable Coffee Maker
This Black + Decker Programmable Coffee Maker is one of the best and most affordable coffee makers available! It’s programmed with the optimal brewing temperature to help save time. This coffee maker also has a 24-hour auto brew feature, so you can wake up to a delicious pot of coffee every morning. It can make up to 12 cups of coffee at a time, and if you need a cup before it’s finished brewing, you can use the Sneak A Cup feature to pause the coffee maker. As an added bonus, it includes a dishwasher safe brew basket!
Takeya Deluxe Cold Brew Coffee Maker
This Takeya Deluxe Cold Brew Coffee Maker is the simplest way to make iced coffee! Simply add your favorite coffee grounds to the fine mesh filter and allow it to brew in the fridge for 12-24 hours. Then pour the cold brew concentrate over ice, dilute with water or milk, and enjoy delicious cold brew coffee! You can choose a 1-quart or 2-quart size, and it’s shatter-proof, BPA free, and dishwasher safe.
Mr. Coffee Iced Coffee Maker
If you love iced coffee, this Mr. Coffee Iced Coffee Maker is the perfect way to start your day! This machine makes iced coffee super simple, fast, and affordable. It includes a measuring scoop to get the ideal coffee to water ratio every time, which makes brewing coffee incredibly easy! It also comes with a durable 22oz clear tumbler, lid and straw. Simply fill the tumbler with ice and brew your coffee directly inside to enjoy iced coffee all day!
Everyday Coffee Maker ($50-150)
Keurig K-Mini Plus
The Keurig K-Mini Plus is a great option if you love having a cup of coffee in the morning! It saves time, money, and counter space with its minimalistic design, plus it comes in lots of colors to match any room! This machine can brew 6-12 oz of regular or strong coffee in just minutes. It uses K-Cup pods, like these and these, and can even has K-Cup storage that can hold up to 9 of them at a time. I would recommend this to anyone who wants a coffee maker that can fit in a small space and make a delicious cup of coffee every morning!
Airyoyo 12-Cup Coffee Maker
This 12-Cup Coffee Maker from Airyoyo is a great, affordable machine for brewing the perfect cup for coffee! You can set this coffee maker to brew at a specific time up to 24 hours ahead, so you can wake up to fresh coffee, or have it ready when you get home from work! It has a keep warm function with three temperature settings (167°F, 172°F, and 178°F) to keep your coffee hot for up to four hours. It includes options for regular or bold coffee, and an anti-drip system.
Be Your Own Barista ($150-$250)
Keurig K-Cafe Single Serve
The Keurig K-Cafe Single Serve is perfect for anyone who loves their morning coffee but wants a few more features than some of the other options. It has settings to make 6, 8, 10, and 12oz cups, along with K-Cup shots. This Keurig also includes a dishwasher safe milk frother for making lattes and cappuccinos. It’s a great purchase if you want a simple process and delicious brew!
Nespresso Machine with Aeroccino
This Nespresso Machine with Aeroccino brews delicious coffee and espresso with the press of a button. Each cup is topped with a perfect layer of crema, which is a unique highlight of this coffee maker! The Aeroccino allows you to create smooth, frothed milk to bring your drink to coffee shop level in seconds. This machine requires Nespresso Vertuo capsules, and you can find some great ones here and here. It also comes with options to buy with or without the Aeroccino, and to add coffee capsules to your purchase. It has a compact design, simple process, and tons of great features!
Ninja DualBrew Pro
The Ninja DualBrew Pro is equipped with four brewing styles, a milk frother, and an independent hot water system. This coffee maker allows you to easily prepare your favorite coffeeshop drink from the comfort of your home (and for a fraction of the price)! It can use coffee grounds or pods to create Americanos, Cappuccinos, iced coffee, and so much more! If you aren’t in the mood for coffee, this also has a hot water system to make tea and hot chocolate. This is a great purchase if you want endless options for your morning coffee!
High Quality ($250-$400)
Cafe Smart Home Coffee Maker
With unique features, customizable settings, and voice activated brewing, the Cafe Smart Home Coffee Maker is perfect for anyone who loves Smart Home products! It has options for custom brew strengths, sizes, and temperatures, and when you find your favorite combinations, you can save them for easy brewing! It’s Wi-Fi enabled and can connect with Alexa, SmartHQ, and Google Home, which is awesome! It’s equipped with an auto brew setting, and you can choose from three colors and a glass or thermal carafe.
The Technivorm Moccamaster is designed to create the ideal cup of coffee in just six minutes! It’s equipped with an adjustable brew basket, so you can customize how quickly your coffee steeps. This coffee maker has a unique glass tube that boils water quickly, ensuring the perfect temperature for brewing, and it automatically turns off when the water reservoir is empty. It can brew up to 40oz at a time and has a thermal carafe and travel lid to keep your coffee hot for longer. An added bonus is the fact that this coffee maker is incredibly easy to use: you simply press the button and let the Technivorm Moccamaster work its magic!
Ninja CM407 Specialty with Thermal Carafe
If you want an all-in-one coffee maker, the Ninja CM407 Specialty with Thermal Carafe is one of the best options available! This machine can create classic, rich, over ice, and specialty brew, in six different cup sizes. It has a super convenient fold-away frother that allows you to make Macchiatos, Lattes, Cappuccinos, and so much more! There is also a removable water revisor for making tea and hot chocolate. One of the biggest highlights of this coffee maker is the 50oz thermal carafe. It keeps your coffee hot or cold for hours! It’s also dishwasher safe, which is a HUGE bonus!
The Best Ever ($400+)
Philips 3200 Automatic Espresso Machine
The Philips 3200 Automatic Espresso Machine is a coffee lover’s dream! It can create all your favorite specialty coffees at the touch of a button. This coffee maker has a unique LatteGo feature that adds the perfect layer of creamy froth to your cappuccinos and lattes. It also has options for different strengths and quantities of coffee. The durable ceramic grinder allows you to enjoy the freshest cup of coffee possible, and you can choose anything from coarsely ground to a fine powder. The AquaClean filter keeps your water clean and purified for up to 5000 cups of coffee! This espresso machine is simple to use and will last for years!
Breville Barista Express
Whether you’re a true coffee aficionado or a complete beginner, the Breville Barista Express is the coffee maker for you! It features an integrated grinder that allows you to go from coffee beans to delicious, fresh espresso in under one minute! This espresso machine uses an exact ratio of coffee grounds to water, along with precise temperature and water pressure controls to ensure the perfect shot of espresso every time. It also includes a steam wand to create silky smooth micro-foam, which is essential for crafting beautiful lattes. You can adjust everything from the size of your coffee grounds to the tamping pressure with the options of dual-wall pressurized filters (perfect for beginners) and single-wall non-pressurized filters (great for coffee experts). This is a high quality, customizable espresso machine that is guaranteed to exceed your expectations for a coffee maker!
I hope this blog post helped you find the best coffee maker for your budget!