A good grill can make a good cook great. If you like grilling out and are looking for a good product, or if your current product can’t keep up with your imagination, you might be interested in our top ten picks for the best grills of 2016.
Included in this article is our recommendation for the best gas grill of the year, in addition to gas grill reviews for nine other products that are sure to inspire you for your next family outing.
These are our top 10 choices. Click to see current pricing, pictures and user reviews.
- Dyna-Glo DGB390S
- Char-Broil 26,500 BTU
- Cuisinart CGG-180T
- Weber 5006001 Q 1000
- Weber 47510001 Spirit E310
- Cuisinart CGG-200
- Weber 46110001 Spirit E210
- Char-Broil Classic 40,000 BTU
- Char-Broil Classic 300 30,000 BTU
- Coleman Roadtrip LXE
Our top pick for outdoor cooking is comes from Dyna-Glo. The Dyno-Glo DGB390SNP-D Smart Space Living is one of the most affordable and efficient gas grills in the market.
Here’s a quick look at some of its features. This product has three cast-iron porcelain-enameled burners with and output of 36,000 BTU’s. This grill is designed to retain heat and natural juices, and its durable design allows it to withstand even the most severe weather. The easy-to-use control-valve options allow the consumer endless options during use, and offer a flexibility that is unmatched by most other grills in its class. If you prize customization, this grill is for you.
The lid is double-walled to retain heat and made of stainless steel to protect from the elements. This product includes an easy-to-read temperature gauge and an electronic ignition system that starts easily and efficiently. Also included are the durable side shelves, which offer additional cooking space and included a towel bar and hooks for tools. These shelves can support up to 25 pounds and made of power-coated steel.
The Dyna-Glo Smart Space Living is easy to use, making it great for beginners. Its endless control-valve options are also sure to satisfy the experts. This grill offers enough power to meet the needs of any family outing, and its durability promises a steady companionship that will last for years. If you are looking for a powerful, high-performance machine that is customizable to meet every consumer’s needs, you have met your match. Happy grilling.
Our top pick will benefit most consumers, but if you are interested in checking out the competition, read on to find gas grill reviews for nine other products from some of the best manufacturers in the business.
Char-Broil 26,500 BTU
First on our list is the Char-Broil 26,500 BTU 2-Burner Gas Grill. Featuring two burners, this grill will heat your food fast.
It offers 280 square inches of cooking space, and the plastic side shelves add additional cooking space with hooks for utensils. The porcelain-coated lid is durable and able to withstand heavy weather. The ignition is easy to use and heats the grill quickly and efficiently.
Our next item comes, from Cuisinart, is the CGG-180T Petit Gourmet Portable Tabletop Gas Grill. Designed to be easily transported, this mobile grill offers the power of a heavy duty grill in a scaled-down scale.
Its aluminum legs are foldable and can be set up in seconds, and its 5,500 BTU burner will be able to withstand the demands of most family functions. The lid lock keeps the lid secure during travel, and its briefcase-style handle weighs only thirty pounds.
Weber 5006001 Q 1000
Next on our list is the Weber 5006001 Q 1000 Liquid Propane Grill. The cooking area is 189 square inches and the stainless steel burner generates 8500 BTU per hour.
This product comes full assembled and uses disposable 14.1 or 16.4 oz LP cylinders, which are sold separately. The small design, in conjunction with its easy set-up, makes this a great buy for grillers on the go.
Weber 47510001 Spirit E310
Also from Weber, the Spirit E310 Natural Gas Grill is for those home-owners who have access to natural gas in their home cooking areas.
This item offers a 424 square inch cooking area and an additional warming area of 105 inches. The grates are made of cast iron and the Flavorizer bars are enameled in porcelain, so this machine is built to endure inclement weather. The ignition system is user-friendly and starts instantly.
Our next item, from Cuisinart, is a portable outdoor tabletop gas grill. This product offers a 12,000 BTU stainless steel burner, with a twist-ignition that makes start-up easy to use.
Also included is an all-purpose veggie panel that is easily removed, and folding side shelves that offer additional cooking space.
A great grill for the outdoors, this portable grill offers a lot of punch for the price. The propane tank is sold separately.
Weber 46110001 Spirit E210
Our last item from Weber is the Spirit E210 Liquid Propone Gas Grill. This item includes two stainless steel burners that put out 26,500 BTU per hour, and offers a cooking area of 360 square inches, with a 90 inch area for warming.
The grates are cast iron and the Flavorizer bars are porcelain enameled for protection against the elements. The Electronic Crossover ignition starts in seconds. This grill is great for all your outdoor needs.
Char-Broil Classic 40,000 BTU
Our next item from Char-Broil is the four-burner gas grill, complete with side-burner. This machine produces 40,000 BTU and the side burner produces 10,000.
The cooking area for the main burner is 480 square inches, and the side burner is 180, and lidded to protect against the elements.
This heavy-duty machine is powerful, efficient, and durable. Its folding side shelves offer additional cooking space, and its ignition switch sparks with the push of a button.
Char-Broil Classic 300 30,000 BTU
Our last item from Char-Broil sizes down on the burners, but offers more than enough power to meet your cooking needs.
This two-burner grill outputs 30,000 BTU and offers 300 square inches of cooking space with an additional porcelain-coated swing away of 120 square inches.
This product has a single door and foldaway shelves that make it easy to store. It is also designed to withstand the harshest elements. This is a must-have for every homeowner.
Coleman Roadtrip LXE
The final item on our list is the Coleman Roadtrip LXE Propane Grill. This item focuses on portability, with a compact foldaway design that makes it great for road trips and cooking outings.
The set up is easy and takes only seconds. For a portable grill, the Roadtrip boasts an impressive 285 square inch cooking space and 20,000 BTU’s of power.
This cast-iron, porcelain enameled grill is durable and easy to clean, making it a reliable companion for any family outing.
Whether you are looking for some added power for your patio, or you are looking for a reliable road trip companion, these ten best grills of 2016 have all you need to make a good meal great. We hope you have found our grill reviews informative and inspirational. Don’t be limited to the choices in your local stores. A good cook isn’t defined by their grill, but it doesn’t hurt to have a product that is capable of keeping up with your imagination.