Serve Premium Coffee, every time
Fracino is the UK’s largest manufacturer of traditional espresso and cappuccino coffee machines. Their machines are used to serve beautiful coffees in coffee shops, restaurants, hotels and snack bars around the world. The Contempo espresso coffee machine brings the experience and taste of real coffee into your business with a stylish, affordable and easy to use package.
The Contempo is a premium quality 1,2,3 or 4 group espresso coffee machine with semi-automatic or electronic options and is exceptional value for money. Each machine has a hot water facility and steam tube for frothing and steaming milk. All have large capacity boilers, high powered elements and are hand built to the highest standards using only the finest stainless steel, copper and brass.
The standard Contempo model boasts a stainless steel finish that shines like polished chrome. The design of the machine reflects a modern interpretation of style that makes for a stunning, yet timeless focal point in any café, bar or restaurant.
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Great For Busy Cafes
With an affordable price, fantastic build quality and the ability to produce beautiful espressos, consistently every time, the Contempo has become one of our most popular commercial systems.
High Capacity Water Boiler
Choose from a range of boiler sizes, which differ based on the number of group heads, all of which are very large for this price bracket and provide excellent temperature consistency.
Trusted, Award Winning Manufacturer
Fracino are the largest commercial coffee machine manufacturer in the UK and have been designing machines for over 50 years. Their strong attention to detail and quality has won them countless awards, including a lifetime achievement award for their founder, Frank Maxwell.
Great for businesses serving up to 200 drinks per day.
Great for businesses serving up to 400 drinks per day.
Great for businesses serving up to 600 drinks per day.
Great for businesses serving up to 800 drinks per day.
Any colour paint can be mixed to order and matched to a pantone reference, RAL number, swatch of fabric or colour sample. Different coloured paints can be combined on the chassis and panels for a stunning and dramatic effect.
Gold Plated Finish
Stainless steel is specially treated and plated in 9 carat gold, giving an exquisite and elegant polished appearance. Logos and designs can also be applied to the Midas Touch.
Any design or wording can be created in durable vinyl. Logos or designs can be added for individuality. For complex designs and images the panels on the machine can be covered in printed vinyl.
The panels are constructed from transparent or translucent toughened Perspex and are available in every colour, from a crystal clear glass to Deep Ocean blue. The colour of the light can also be customised to order. Frosted, translucent or opaque vinyl designs can be applied for a truly breath-taking result.
12 x Free “Clumsy Goat Coffee” 8oz Cappuccino Cups
12 x Free “Clumsy Goat Coffee” 8oz Latte Glasses
Free “Clumsy Goat Coffee Served Here” Outdoor Pavement Sign
Free Branding Options For Cafe Interior
Free Delivery & Installation
Free Basic Barista Training
Free 12 months Parts & Labour Warranty
Free Case of our Fairtrade Italian Espresso Coffee Beans (makes 840 drinks, worth £1848 if charged at £2.20 per cup!)
*Valid for all machine packages, machine only purchases may not qualify for everything listed due to the level of discount we offer.
- Top quality copper boiler heated by multiple looped element.
- Pressure controlled by a triple contact pressure switch.
- Automatic water level system with a probe, electronic control unit and solenoid valve.
- The pressure of water and steam is separately controlled by brass safety valves.
- Standard clearance is 125mm and the high group (latte glass) option is 150mm.
- Hot water and steam are released by rotating the valve handles on the solid brass valves.
- Brass bodied group with stainless shower plate, solenoid valve and high pressure pump.
- Thermosyphonic circulation ensures the group is kept constantly hot for perfect coffee making.
- Case, waste and cup tray are all made from stainless steel 304.
- Espresso tray and cup shield as standard on all machines.
- Easy clean, stainless steel steam tubes.
Made In Britain
Fracino transform British-sourced stainless steel and copper sheet, tube, rod and brass into their multi-award winning espresso coffee machines. They don’t simply assemble components sourced from suppliers around the world; they utilise the latest technology manufacturing systems and employ a team of highly skilled engineers, ensuring that around 90% of all components that make up a Fracino machine are fabricated, machined and assembled in the Facility, ensuring British craftsmanship and British materials combine to produce exceptional quality and reliability in a model range designed to offer its owners a very long service life.
Benefits of buying from us
What makes us great.
Whether you're new to coffee or a fully fledged expert, we can help!
- Super fresh coffee, roasted in weekly batches.
- Next Day Coffee Delivery as standard.
- All roasts are 100% Fairtrade certified.
- Personal account manager for all customers.
- Amazing machine pricing and support.
- Free coffee programme.
- Price Beat Guarantee
Lots of happy customers
Here's what they have to say!
Clumsy Goat has got it right. Value for money, quality and their roasting is second to none in the UK. The flavour and attention to the craft of coffee roasting should be shouted from the mountain tops. Taste, talent and love for the complex bean. Happy customers now.
Took a chance as a new customer. Coffee arrived very quickly and we have found it wonderful. Coffee like it should be, I would highly recommend to anyone considering a purchase. We have tried the espresso and the Brazilian beans and they are the best we have ever tried. Will be getting more.
Just wanted to say, your better than a lot of the others out there, even my most local machine and bean supplier, they wanted £481 upfront (installation & training) plus £19 per kilo of coffee! I’ll be sure to recommend you!
industry specific catering equipment and recipe design
In addition to being experts in coffee, we're also one of a select few UK partners of the Italian catering equipment manufacturer, Angelo Po. Each of us work with a specific part of the industry - we specialise in designing complete food and drink solutions for the coffee shop and cafe sectors.
We offer bespoke packages based on your specific size, location and volume requirements. We also provide full training, recipe development and recipe proofing from our experienced chefs, nationwide.
A key benefit of our service is that we can install your coffee machine and kitchen equipment in one visit to minimise disruption to trading, we can also supply everything under one lease agreement (or upfront purchase invoice) to minimise administration costs. Centralised ordering also allows us to provide better pricing and after sales support.
You can make any type of espresso based drink with this machine! The could be Americanos, Cappuccinos or even Caffe Macchiatos!
Our engineers can install within 5-10 working days at a time that suits you. Delivery without installation can usually be made on the next working day.
You can use pre ground coffee with the machine, however ground coffee looses its flavour much much quicker than whole beans do, so we always recommend grinding the beans yourself for the best coffee experience. We have a wide range of grinders available so be sure to get in touch and our team will recommend the perfect one for your business.
The Contempo is manufactured by Fracino, who have used their experience in the commercial sector to design and build an affordable machine that incorporates lots of high end features. This makes the Contempo extremely powerful and reliable, with a large boiler capacity, brass and steel construction and a beautiful design, the Contempo can produce temperature and pressure at a level that's out of the reach of most machines in this price range. This allows for a much better extraction for a beautiful coffee, every time.
We offer free delivery, installation and basic barista training with all of our machines :)
The lease option offers a great way to improve cashflow for your business. You can choose from terms ranging from 2-5 years with zero deposit. At the end of the agreement you have the option to purchase the machine from us for a very small fee, or to receive a new machine at a discounted rate :)
All machines come with a 12 months parts and labour warranty as standard. We also have a wide range of servicing plans and extended warranties that can be added to the lease agreement for as little as £3.47 per week!
We have packages available that include grinders, water filters, knock out drawers, barista kits and even cafe specific catering equipment! Be sure to contact your account manager for a personalised quotation.
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