Gas grills are considered to be the best by many seasoned barbeque experts. There are quite a few people who prefer charcoal grills as they say that the food tastes better and does not have the smell of fuel. Although this is a debate that may never end, the fact is that gas grills are much easier to use which is why so many people opt for them over charcoal ones.
The advantage of gas grills include:
- Gas grills are easy to use. All you need to do is turn a knob to get it started and it just takes a few minutes to start heating up.
- Unlike charcoal grills, gas grills have a more evenly distributed heat which is great as you can be sure that you always get food that is evenly cooked.
- More efficient and most models have the same convenient features that home-ovens do.
- Much safer to use than charcoal ones, although many people would beg to differ. Little children and pets are not in harm’s way as there is no open flame.
- Unlike other grills that need fire to start, gas grills can be placed in small areas like patios and decks as there is no danger of burning anything with an open flame.
Here is a brief look at some of the best outdoor gas grills:
Best outdoor grills under $1000
The Weber Genesis EP-330 is a liquid propane gas grill that looks stylish and sophisticated due to the sleek copper finish.
It has 3 stainless steel burners and a 637sq. inch total cooking area. It has 7mm stainless steel cooking grates. It has an independent electronic ignition system to allow you to easily start up the grill. This LPG gill has received a rating of 5 out of 5 stars and is priced at around $850.
The Broil King 987834 Sovereign 70 Liquid Propane Gas Grill is an LPG grill that comes with a rotisserie burner and kit in the rear. The main burner gives you 44,000 BTU and the rotisserie burner gives 18,000 BTU.
Its burners are dual-tube stainless steel ones and it has the awesome Flav-R-Wave cooking system. This grill has received 4 out 5 stars and is priced at about $800.
Best outdoor gas grills under $500
The Weber 46310001 Spirit E220 is an LPG grill that has 2 stainless steel burners that give you 26,500 BTU and a 12,000 BTU side-burner. The cooking area is 360sq.inch and the warning area is 90sq.inch.
The cooking grates are porcelain-enameled cast iron to provide durability and it also comes with Flavorizer bars. It has an Electronic Crossover ignition system that allows you to start the grill with just a push of a button. This is a grill that has received 5 out of 5 stars and is priced at $450.
The Broil King 945364 Crown is a liquid propane gas grill that gives you 40,000 BTU in the main burner. The 400sq.inch primary cooking area and 635sq.inch total cooking space is great for those backyard parties you will be hosting this summer.
It has a great design and is built to ensure durability and dependability. This product has received a rating of 5 out of 5 stars and is priced at $450.
Best gas grill under $400
The Weber 46110001 Spirit E210 is an LPG gas grill that has two stainless steel burners that have an output of 26,500 BTUs.
Like other high quality Weber products, this too has an Electronic Crossover ignition system that makes it easy for you to start the grill. This grill is priced at just under $400 and received a rating of 4 ½ stars out 5.
Best propane gas grill under $300
The Dyna-Glo Smart Space Living is an LP gas grill that gives you 30,000 BTU. It is smartly designed with two burners, cooking grates and enameled heat tents.
This is a grill that is affordable but is made of the best quality materials and provides dependability and durability. This is a grill that has received a rating of 4 ½ stars out of 5 and it is priced around $250
Best outdoor gas grills under $200
The Char-Broil TRU is an infra-red gas grill with a 320sq.inch cooking area. It has an integrated electronic ignition that is designed for your convenience. It has a 12,000 BTU burner system.
This is an affordable, compact and stylish grill that is great when you want to have a picnic or a cookout with a small group of friends. This has received a rating of 4 out of 5 stars and is priced at $170.
The Weber Q1200 is a portable gas grill with a 189sq.inch cooking area and a stainless steel burner that gives 8,500 BTU.
It has a built-in thermometer and is constructed out of high-quality materials to ensure durability. This is a great product that has received 4 ½ stars out of 5 and $200.
Best gas barbecue grills under $100
The Weber 1520 is a portable gas grill that is light and easy to carry around. It is easy to start and comes with porcelain-enameled Flavorizer bars. It has a 160sq.inch cooking area. This is a great model that has received 4 out of 5 stars and is priced at $60.
The Cuisinart CGG-180T is a portable gas grill that comes in a great design. It has a 145sq.inch cooking area and 5,500 BTU burners. You can carry it in a briefcase style, making it convenient to take it wherever you go.
This is a great-looking grill that received a rating of 4 ½ stars out of 5. It is priced just under$100.
These are a few of the models that are available in the market and if you are looking for the best grill, these are the options that you have.