The 6 Best Gas Grills Under $1000 to Buy in 2018

Score an excellent grill at the mid-range price point

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If you are looking to purchase a new grill under $1000 then these are the ones you should be looking at. These Gas Grills put out plenty of heat, are built solid and have all the versatility you want all while running between $500 to $1000. If you aren't sure what you need to grill up the best food this quick guide will give you the key selling points for each product. From Kitchenaid to Weber grills these are the best grills under $1000 for your grilling needs. 

  • Equipped with the proprietary GS4 Grilling System, this grill was designed to be easy to use with excellent grilling results, no matter how much grilling experience you have. The Infinity Ignition guarantees reliable starting every time, just by turning the knob for the burner you choose.

    Porcelain-enameled Flavorizer bars over the burners reduce flare-ups and create the smoky flavors you desire, while also spreading the heat so the entire grid heats evenly and food cooks consistently with no hot...MORE or cold spots. Any drippings that don’t sizzle and burn are funneled into the grease management system for easy cleanup when cooking is done.

    This grill has three stainless steel burners that operate independently, so you can sear over one burner while cooking at a lower temperature on another part of the grill. With a total of 513 square inches of primary cooking space and another 156 square inches on the warming rack, you’ll have plenty of room for ribs, brats and burgers, while buns and side dishes stay warm and out of the way.

    Two stainless steel side trays give you plenty of space for sauces, plates​ and snacks while hanging hooks give you the perfect place for your tools. This grill uses propane; it is also available for use with natural gas.

  • Holland Grill Liberty BH421AG9

    Holland Liberty

    The Holland Liberty Gas Grill is currently the least expensive of the Holland Grills, with a list price well under $800USD. Like all Holland Grills, the Liberty has a single cast iron burner under a metal deflector plate that separates the fire from the cooking chamber. Critics will say that this is just a large metal oven, but fans of this grill (which there are many) will say that this is one of the most versatile gas grills on the market and that it will never have a flare-up.

  • Broil King Baron 5-Burner 540-S

    Broil King Baron 5-Burner 540-S

     

    You’ll be able to cook an entire meal on this grill, with ease. The dual-tube burners provide a total of 50,000 BTUs and the side burner provides an additional 10,000 BTUs so you can cook side dishes or simmer sauces. There is a total of 555 square inches of primary cooking space, plus an additional 250 square inches of space on a warming rack where you can keep your food at serving temperature or heat your hot dog buns before serving.

    The temperature control knobs turn 180 degrees, making it...MORE easy to set the perfect temperature for searing steaks, grilling burgers and cooking delicate fish. Stainless steel side shelves give you the space you need to hold sauces, condiments, plates​ and tools, then they fold down neatly to take less space when not in use.

    The body of the grill is coated with porcelain and has aluminum end caps, so it will look good for many years. Solid stainless steel cooking rods are easy to keep clean and will never rust or corrode, and they also provide even heat distribution and impressive grill marks.

    The proprietary Flav-R-Wave cooking system is made from stainless steel and fills the entire cooking box where it catches and vaporizes grease and drippings. This creates the smoky flavor you’re looking for when you grill.

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    Kitchenaid 5-Burner Gas Grill Model# 720-0893

     

    KitchenAid might be best known for stand mixers, but they also make a wide variety of large and small cooking equipment, including high-end grills like this one. This has five main stainless steel tube burners that provide 11,000 BTUs each, and 825 square inches of cooking space on heavy duty stainless steel cooking grates. There are three grates, so they’re easy to remove one at a time for cleaning when cooking is done.

    Besides the main cooking area, there are two side burners. One burner is...MORE stainless steel and brass and provides 12,000 BTUs of heat. The second burner is a ceramic infrared burner that provides 15,000 BTUs for perfect searing and professional grill marks every time.

    The proprietary Even-Heat Cooking System in the cooking box is designed to spread the heat throughout the cooking area, so you won’t have hot or cold spots. Flame tamers help reduce flare-ups caused by dripping juices and grease, while they also produce the smoky flavor you look for when grilling.

    The control panel is made from tempered glass for durability and is backlit so you can see it easily, day or night, in any weather. The continuous-spark ignition ensures a reliable start every time.

    A built-in thermometer lets you check the grill temperature at a glance and heavy-duty casters let you position the grill to the perfect spot for cooking. A grill cover is included, so you can protect the grill from dust and weather. This runs on propane but can be converted to natural gas using a kit that is sold separately.

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  • Modern Home Products (MHP) JNR 4

    Modern Home Products, or MHP, is one of the oldest makers of gas grills, and many of the features they have relied on for decades are still used in this grill. From the cast aluminum body to the ceramic briquette barrier and the single piece H-type burner, this grill is from a very different era. To the consumer accustomed to multiple burner lightweight grills, this might seem different, but built to last, this grill really is one that deserves consideration.

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    NexgrillvDeluxe 6-Burner Propane Gas Grill

     

    Night grilling is easier with this grill because of the LED control panel that lets you see the controls in the dark, and it’s just as good on a bright or a dim day. The six burners and the body of this grill are stainless steel that will look good for many years. The grates are cast iron coated with porcelain enamel, so they won’t rust or corrode, while an even-heat system is designed to provide the same amount heat all across the grilling surface.

    The large grilling surface, over 563 square...MORE inches, is large enough for at least two dozen average burgers for your next backyard barbecue. A 15,000 BTU side searing burner sears meat quickly, before you move on to regular grilling. Flame tamers deflect heat deflect heat, prevent flare-ups, and vaporize drippings to create the smoky flavor you want.

    A ceramic rotisserie burner and the included rotisserie kit will have you turning out juicy, flavorful, and perfectly browned chickens, and an upper-level warming rack is just what you need for warming burger buns or keeping cooked foods warm until serving time.

    This can use either propane or natural gas and has electronic ignition for easy starts.

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