The best coffee makers as recommended by Real Simple include the Zojirushi EC-BD15 and the DeLonghi DCF212T in the automatic drip category and the Krups KM7000 in the grind-and-brew category. The highest-rated coffee maker based on Amazon customer ratings is the SterlingPro Double Wall French Coffee Press, as of 2015.
Other highly-rated coffee makers as rated on Amazon are the Secura French Press Coffee Maker in stainless steel and the Farberware Classic Yosemite 8-Cup Coffee Percolator in stainless steel, which is the best seller in the coffee percolator category. The Real Simple rankings list the Bodum Kenya and Alessi Cactus! as the best French press-style coffee makers.