Breville VTT853

Breville VTT853 review

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Breville VTT853 review
Breville Lustra 4-Slice Toaster - Storm Grey VTT853
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 stars

Review Contents

Features

  • The reheat function is great if you've ever accidentally left your toast in the slot to go cold.
  • It has a cancel option which lets you stay in control of the toasting cycle.
  • This model has a frozen setting will quickly defrost bread straight from the freezer.
  • Variable browning control - Allows you to set the browning of your toast so you can have your toast just the way you like it.
  • The cord-storage facility of the Breville Lustra 4-Slice Toaster keeps your worktop tidy.
  • There's a useful extra-lift feature so you can remove smaller slices without burning your fingers.

Review

Breville VTT853 Logo

Breville VTT853 Logo

With a sleek design and illuminated buttons, controlling this stylish appliance could not be any easier and it has 4 slices capacity, ideal for a large family.

The Breville Lustra 4-Slice Toaster comes with a reheat function to give your toast a quick blast without going through a whole toasting cycle again and featuring a defrost setting the vtt853 lets you defrost frozen bread without toasting it. It comes with cord storage for a clear worktop.

The independent controls allow you to select different settings for each pair of slots. A cancel function allows you to stop the cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning and hi lift facility - to remove smaller items from your toaster such as crumpets etc. you can use this lift on the lever to safely remove these.

For couples and families this four-slot toaster is a great choice and with a removable crumb tray makes cleaning a breeze. The Breville toaster has wide slots with a variable width function - for thicker slices of bread, bagels and English muffins.

In addition, this model boasts variable browning control so you can toast your bread just the way you like to. The VTT853 has 1 year warranty and the breville lustra 4-slice is made of stainless steel.

The slots are wide enough to accommodate a thicker slice of bread.

Brand

Breville is an Australian manufacturer of electricals, founded in Melbourne, Victoria in 1932 by Bill O'Brien and Harry Norville. Breville specialises in kettles, toasters, coffee makers, hot water dispensers, crêpe makers, pancake makers, fryers, health fryers, grills, slow cookers, stand mixers, hand mixers, waffle makers, sandwich makers, panini presses, sandwich toasters, grills and steam irons.

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Considerations

What should your consider when deciding to buy the Breville Lustra 4-Slice ?

If you are considering buying the Breville toaster you should consider the following:

  • The toaster has a standard one year manufacturer's warranty. But there are some other toaster models that have 2 years guarantee/warranty included.

Prices

What is the price of the Breville toaster?

The VTT853 appliance cheapest price is £28.99 in UK.

In this section, we have compared the prices for Breville VTT853 available for sale on the following online retailers.

    Toaster Name Brand Store Price
    Breville Lustra 4-Slice Toaster - Storm Grey VTT853 Breville Robert Dyas £28.99
    Breville VTT853 Lustra Storm 4 Slice Toaster, Stainless Steel, Grey Breville amazon.co.uk £32.00
    Breville VTT853 Lustra 4 Slice Toaster in Storm Grey Breville Sonic Direct £34.95

    You can compare this toaster price with similar Breville toasters with 4 Slices in the table below:

    Toaster Brand Country Price
    Breville Outline 4 Slice Toaster - Stainless Steel VTT742 Breville UK £22
    Breville VTT759 Colour Collection 4-Slice Toaster, Red Breville UK £24.94
    Breville VTT628NO Colour Notes 4 Slice Toaster in Pearlescent Red Breville UK £24.95
    BREVILLE Impressions VTT783 4-Slice Toaster - Venetian Red Breville UK £24.99
    BREVILLE Impressions VTT476 4-Slice Toaster - Black, Black Breville UK £27

    Compare all Breville toasters prices in UK.

    There are various Breville toasters that cost less than this VTT853 appliance that you could consider, but the cheapest model is the Breville Outline 4 Slice Toaster - Stainless Steel VTT742 costing £22 (last checked on 21 August 2019).

    Stockists

    If you are looking to buy the Breville toaster online, then check these stockists websites below:

    Ratings

    In this section, you can compare the VTT853 ratings.

    The following table shows the ratings for VTT853 toaster, including feature name, rating and review:

    Feature Rating Review
    Features 5 out 5 stars Very Good
    Functions 4 out 5 stars Good
    Safety 3 out 5 stars Average
    Design 5 out 5 stars Very Good
    Ease of use 5 out 5 stars Very Good
    Price 4 out 5 stars Good
    Users 4 out 5 stars Good
    Overall Rating 4.3 out 5 stars Good

    We determine a toaster's feature score by scoring the toaster's specification features and then adding the scores to determine whether the product has a great specification.

    This table lists the VTT853 toaster ratings found on these online sites listed below:

    Toaster (Website) Review Price Rating Last Checked
    Breville VTT853 (amazon.co.uk) Good £44.85 4 18 March 2019
    Breville VTT853 (breville.co.uk) Good £44.99 4.3 24 April 2019
    Breville VTT853 (argos.co.uk) Very Good £34.99 4.8 29 July 2019

    This table shows the toaster model number and website name, review, price and rating.

    Good Rating

    amazon.co.uk🗗 and breville.co.uk🗗 website users rate the VTT853 toaster as a good toaster.

    Very Good Rating

    argos.co.uk🗗 website users rate the VTT853 toaster as a very good toaster.

    Specifications

    Here you can view the VTT853 full specification list of features.

    Features Value
    Name Breville Lustra 4-Slice Toaster - Storm Grey VTT853
    Brand Breville
    Model number VTT853
    Range Name Breville Lustra
    Colour Grey
    Best Price £28.99 at Robert Dyas
    Number of slices 4 Slices
    Variable browning Yes
    Defrost function Yes
    Cancel function Yes
    Reheat function Yes
    Number of slots 4 Slots
    Variable width slots Yes
    Wide slots Yes
    Independent slots Yes
    Illuminated controls Yes
    Removable crumb tray Yes
    High lift facility Yes
    Warranty 1 year warranty
    Cord Storage Yes
    Material Stainless Steel
    Finish Chrome
    Dimensions (H)20.3 x (W)30.5 x (D)27.1
    Suitable for bagels Bagels
    Suitable for crumpets Crumpets

    This table consists of Breville toaster feature names and feature values.

    Comparisons

    Compare the Breville Lustra 4-Slice with the best toaster models with similar features.

    Breville VTT853 comparisons table
    Morphy Richards Accents 4-Slice Toaster - Red 242030

    Morphy Richards 242030

    It comes with removable crumb trays to keep your kitchen surfaces clean and tidy and the cable-storage facility keeps your worktop tidy. It also features a defrost bread setting is perfect for defrosting and toasting frozen bread and the variable browning control means you can achieve the perfect golden colour every time. This model has variable width bread slots for thick and thin slices and a removable crumb tray is ideal for easy cleaning. The high lift function allows for ease of use and it has a reheat function that will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold. In addition, this toaster can accommodate a variety of breads and it features cool touch walls. The Cancel setting allows you to stop bread from toasting mid-cycle. The cheapest price is £15 from Robert Dyas.

    Read full review of Morphy Richards 242030.

    Breville VTT702 Impressions Collection 4 Slice Toaster in Cream

    Breville VTT702

    It comes with a cancel function and the 4 slices toaster has variable width slots. Wide slots for toasting bread, muffins or bagels and a high-lift feature to make it even easier to remove your freshly toasted food. If you prefer it lightly toasted, the variable browning control can help you achieve the perfect colour, every time and the vtt702 comes with a removable crumb tray to keep your kitchen surfaces clean and tidy. The cool wall feature means that you won't burn your hands on the exterior while in use and the cord-storage facility keeps your worktop tidy. Additionally, this model offers a re-heat facility that can be used if your toast has popped up and gone cold and there are removable crumb trays. It features a frozen setting will quickly defrost bread straight from the freezer. The cheapest price is £29.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Breville VTT702.

    Breville VTT476 Impressions 4-Slice Wide-Slot Toaster - Black

    Breville VTT476

    It has removable crumb trays and it comes with an adjustable browning feature that lets you specify exactly how you like you toast. The variable width slots are ideal for even toast, thick or thin and the toaster comes with a frozen setting will quickly defrost bread straight from the freezer. For extra safety, it has cool touch walls and the cord-storage facility of the breville toaster keeps your worktop tidy. It has a high lift facility and the reheat function is great if you've ever accidentally left your toast in the slot to go cold. The VTT476 can accommodate larger items of bread and it has a mid cycle cancel function. Cleaning up is made simple and easy thanks to the detachable crumb tray. The cheapest price is £39.99 from Robert Dyas.

    Read full review of Breville VTT476.

    Delonghi De'Longhi Avvolta 4-Slice Toaster CTA4003.BK Slice Toaster Black

    De'Longhi CTA4003BK

    A cancel function allows you to stop the cycle mid-way to prevent accidental burning and the delonghi de'longhi avvolta can accommodate a variety of breads. It also features a Bagel function, where one side is toasted while warming the other and it comes with a defrost setting that gently warms frozen bread ready for toasting. You don't have to worry about getting to the toaster before it cools using the reheat function and it also has variable browning control. For added safety and peace of mind, it has a cool touch design body and the toaster has a removable crumb tray that helps keep your kitchen counter neat and tidy. It also has variable width bread slots for thick or thin sliced bread and there is a high rise mechanism for smaller items, so you will not burn your fingers while trying to take your toast out. The cord storage is used to keep your kitchen worktop stays neat and tidy. The cheapest price is £50 from John Lewis.

    Read full review of De'Longhi CTA4003BK.

    Breville VTT742 Outline Collection 4 Slice Toaster in Polished St Stee

    Breville VTT742

    There is a browning level control to stop over-toasting your bread and if you wish to interrupt the toasting cycle, then you can use the cancel button. The Breville VTT742 Outline Collection features variable width toasting slots and it comes with cord storage. High lift mechanism to remove small items easily and a useful for reheating bread that has already been toasted without over-browning. There is a removable crumb tray that make cleaning and maintenance easy and the defrost setting gently warms frozen bread ready for toasting. The cheapest price is £34.95 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Breville VTT742.

    Delonghi CTI4003 BZ DISTINTA 4 Slice Toaster in Matt Bronze

    De'Longhi CTI4003

    There is a mid cycle cancel button and the reheat function will heat up toast that has cooled or gone cold. There`s a dedicated bagel function, which only toasts one side of the bagel for a deliciously crisp top and centre soft and it has variable width bread slots for thick or thin sliced bread. The Delonghi CTI4003 BZ comes with a defrost bread setting is perfect for defrosting and toasting frozen bread and it also comes with variable browning control so you can toast your bread just the way you like to. To keep your kitchen counter neat and tidy the CTI4003 has a removable crumb tray and a high lift function which allows you to easily remove your toast when ready. The cheapest price is £89.9 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of De'Longhi CTI4003.

    De'Longhi CTA4003W

    De'Longhi CTA4003W

    The defrost feature comes in really handy when you forget to take your bread out of the freezer and there is a cord storage to keep your worktop neat and tidy. With large, wide slots which will fit any kind of bread inside and the toaster features a removable crumb tray for easy cleaning. The high lift design makes it is easy to take out the toasted bread and there are variable width toasting slots for thick and thin bread. The De'Longhi CTA4003W comes with a reheat function and it incorporates removable crumb trays for easy cleaning. The CTA4003W comes with Cool touch housing for extra safety and there is a mid-cycle cancel button you can avoid burning your toast too. The bagel setting toasts just the cut side of the bagel and there`s a variable browning control for precision toasting. The cheapest price is £74.99 from Hughes.

    Read full review of De'Longhi CTA4003W.

    Morphy Richards Accents 4-Slice Toaster - Cream 242033

    Morphy Richards 242033

    If you have accidentally let your toast go cold then you can use the reheat function and to keep your kitchen counter neat and tidy the toaster comes with a removable crumb tray. The 242033 toaster has wide slots that help toast different sizes and shapes of bread and it comes with cord storage for a clutter-free kitchen counter. A cancel function is on board to give you total control over the toasting cycle and a high lift option makes it easier than ever to retrieve your freshly toasted foods. There are several toast settings for perfect browning whatever your preference and it features cool touch housing for extra safety. Additionally, there is a variable width slots - for thicker slices of bread and this model has a defrost setting gently warms frozen bread ready for toasting. There are removable crumb trays for easy cleaning up. The cheapest price is £29.93 from Robert Dyas.

    Read full review of Morphy Richards 242033.

    Breville VTT783 Impressions Collection 4 Slice Toaster in Red

    Breville VTT783

    This model has a high lift facility and the cool touch housing on the breville toaster is ideal for extra safety. The Breville toaster's defrost function automatically lengthens the toasting time and it has wide slots that help toast different sizes and shapes of bread. You can select your perfect setting for golden brown toast with the variable browing control and the vtt783 toaster features variable width toasting slots. The cancel function lets you cancel the toasting process at any time and this appliance's reheat function allows you to reheat your toast right for your breakfast. The cheapest price is £34 from Sonic Direct.

    Read full review of Breville VTT783.

    De'Longhi CTZ4003BK 4 slices black toaster Scultura

    De'Longhi CTZ4003BK

    Variable browning control ensures you get the perfect toast, just the way you like it and the de'longhi toaster has removable crumb trays. The toaster has variable width slots that ensure your bread is toasted evenly and a high-lift feature to make it even easier to remove your freshly toasted food. For added safety and peace of mind it has cool touch design and a bagel function - warm one side and toast the other. If your toast has popped up and gone cold, this model offers a re-heat facility and it has a mid cycle cancel button. This toaster also has wide slots that help toast different sizes and shapes of bread and this model features a defrost function that allows you to toast bread directly from frozen. It comes with cord storage for a clear worktop. The cheapest price is £74.99 from Hughes.

    Read full review of De'Longhi CTZ4003BK.

    Verdict

    Should I buy the VTT853 or not?

    This VTT853 has 4 slices capacity, chrome finish, grey colour, variable browning control, reheat function, cancel function, defrost function and the cheapest price is £28.99 at robert dyas. It also has wide slots, independent slots, variable width slots and high lift facility.

    There are some alternative toasters to the VTT853 that you should consider, which have the same main features, including Signature 200659, Morphy Richards 242030, Breville VTT742, Logik L04TBK14, Logik L04TR14, Breville VTT759, Morphy Richards 241002, Russell Hobbs 21651 and Breville VTT783.

    This toaster has an overall rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.

    Find more information about the Breville VTT853🗗 on the Breville website.

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