Compact, durable, and with high performance systems that work as well as larger grills do, portable grills are not only convenient but are also life savers for individuals that camp outdoors often. Usage is also simpler, while the non-stick cooking surfaces and the durable stainless steel components that individuals get make them ideal accessories for entertaining. If you grill a lot of meats and vegetables often and are shopping for a well-designed portable grill that offers the foregoing benefits and more, the 10 models listed in this review are our picks of the best in 2017. Read on for an analysis of their key features.
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10. Weber 50060001 Q1000
Featuring a corrosion resistant stainless steel burner that generates up to 8500 BTU of cooking power, Weber 50060001 Q1000 is an innovative liquid propane-powered portable grill with a 189 sq. inch cooking area. Its cooking grates are durable and made of a naturally BPA-free cast iron material with a non-stick porcelain enamel coating. Its body, on the other hand, is made of durable aluminum while its infinite burner settings and push button ignition system enhance its performance significantly. Weber 50060001 Q1000 is affordable and comes fully assembled by the manufacturer and ready to use.
9. Coleman RoadTrip LXX Grill
Do you camp outdoors with family on a regular basis? To roast meats and vegetables and have an enjoyable time overall during your outdoor escapades, Coleman RoadTrip LXX is a valuable 22,000 BTU grill that you should add to your arsenal of camping equipment. Even though cheap, it is durable and has a feature-rich design that will improve how you entertain often. The Swaptop countertops that it comes with, for instance, are interchangeable and have a non-stick technology that prevents foods from sticking. They also have a Perfect Flow technology that maintains their consistency in all environments, an ignition start system for matchless lighting, prep areas made of stainless steel, and a collapsible stand.
8. Weber 1211001 Jumbo Joe
Measuring approximately 18-inches, the Jumbo Joe Weber 1211001 is a portable 240 square inch portable grill with a durable and porcelain-enameled bowl that retains heat well for long. The 18..5-inch grate that it comes with is durable, retains and distributes heat efficiently, while its aluminum dampers not only lasts long but also resist rust and corrosion. This premium grade portable grill has a glass-reinforced nylon handle with a safe cool-touch surface, a large ash catcher that contains spills well.
7. Char-Broil TRU-Infrared Grill2Go
Char-Broil TRU-Infrared Grill2Go is a portable gas-powered grill with a light and travel-worthy design that you can carry along during your camping trips. Fitted with a durable cast aluminum firebox, this one of a kind grill withstands everyday abuse well. The dual latches it comes with secure it lid well for easier transportation while its built in temperature gauge allows you to monitor its temperature in real time for the best cooking experience. The infrared technology that it employs does not flare up nor compromise the value of food. The 200 square inches of stainless steel grilling space offers is novel and its high impact frame stable and designed to withstand everyday abuse. Char-Broil TRU-Infrared Grill2Go produces 9500 BTU at full power.
6. Cuisinart CGG-180T Petit
This petit edition of Cuisinart CGG is a travel worthy gourmet tabletop grill with an efficient gas-powered system that cooks excellently. Non-stick grates that it cover 145 sq. inches. It red theme is striking while the stable foldaway legs buyers get not only ease storage but also its transportation. Rated 5,500 BTU this portable grill is perfect for cooking chicken, fish, steaks, and burgers. It also has a sturdy lid with an integrated lid lock for containing heat and has a pronounced briefcase-style handle that not only eases transport but also its use.
5. Weber 121020 Go-Anywhere
As its name suggests, Weber 121020 is a portable yet versatile grill with an efficient charcoal-fired design and an even-heating porcelain-enameled grate. Its compact design is light and packs away nicely during transportation. The large cooking ares (160 sq. inches) offered is modest, while its solidly designed lid not only resists the elements well but also has a tight lid lock that secures it well during transportation. This space efficient gas grill is cost effective and easy to use.
4. Char-Broil Portable Gas Grill
Popular in top 10 best portable grills in 2016 reviews, this standard portable gas grill by Char-Broil is an advanced 11,000BTU gas grill with a light on the go design that allows you to grill on the road. Its body and stable foldable legs are durable while the 187 sq. inch cooking grate that individuals get has non-stick chrome plating that improves its longevity. Built to work with both 16.4 ounce and 14.1-ounce propane tanks, this grill is versatile. Pricing is also decent and its ability to cook in both high and low heat innovative.
3. Cuisinart CGG-200
Purchase this Cuisinart CGG-200 grill to get a top grade 12,000 BTU propane powered accessory with a travel-worthy tabletop design. It is stainless steel, has a modular non-stick grill for meats and an all-purpose vegetable panel, and has a unique twist-start ignition system that eliminates the need for matches and or open flames to start. It also has folding storage shelves for personals and a built in temperature gauge for monitoring heat output.
2. Weber 10020 Smokey Joe
The Smokey Joe 10020 is a 14-inch grill (charcoal powered) with a durable and black themed design that tailgate party, outdoor cookout, and car camping party enthusiasts consider novel. As most Weber grills, this model is long lasting, spacious (14.5-inch diameter grates), and delivers users non-stick convenience, and has a durable and removable lid that contains heat well. Start up and usage is simple while the 10-year limited warranty offered reflects value people get.
1. Coleman Road Trip LXE
Topping our list, Coleman Road Trip LXE is a red-themed portable grill with an efficient propane-powered system that generates clean heat when grilling and or searing meats or vegetables. It is durable, uses interchangeable Swaptop cooktops that you can use to prepare several types of foods, and has a matchless Instastart ignition system that eliminates the need for matches. As most Coleman grills, it also has a unique PerfectFlow technology that boosts performance and a sturdy yet collapsible stand with wheels for easy transportation.