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The Best Barbecue Grills on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

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Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try everything. Which is why we have People’s Choice, in which we find the best-reviewed products and single out the most convincing ones. (You can learn more about our rating system and how we pick each item here.)

And while we’ve written about lots of grills before  — including the best pellet grills, the best smoking grill, and the best grilling accessories — here we’ve rounded up the best barbecue grills, as praised by the most enthusiastic reviewers on Amazon.

Best-rated barbecue grill

George Foreman Indoor/Outdoor Grill
$104

Many reviewers use this electric grill on apartment balconies,” because it’s compact and electric, not gas or charcoal, which, as one reviwer notes, is great for apartment complexes “where gas and charcoal grills are prohibited.” A few reviewers admitted they were initially worried their food wouldn’t taste authentically grilled, but as one explains, “When the food is cooking, it smells so good. Smells like a real barbecue to me, even though there’s no charcoal smoke.” One reviewer loves that he can move it indoors for year-round grilling, noting, “There is virtually no smoke created and I’ve left the cover on each time I’ve used it. There’s a vent at the top you can open or close depending on how steamy you want the insi