As of 2015, some of the grill brands with the highest ratings include Broil King, Portable Kitchen, Char-Broil, Char-Griller and Lodge. Dyna-Glo, Cuisinart, Rec Tec and Weber are also top grill manufacturers.
The Weber Summit S-670 stainless steel grill is a top of the line grill option that features a stainless steel exterior, rotisserie system, smoker box, sear function and light-up control knobs. It has a 60,000-British-thermal-unit-per-hour input and a cooking area of almost 770 square inches.
The Rec Tec wood pellet grill also receives high marks, and though it is technically a smoker, it can also bake, sear and grill. Since this grill has a temperature range from 200 to 500 degrees, cooking everything from steak and pulled pork to pizza and ribs is a breeze. This grill comes with a moderate price and comes with a six-year warranty.
If looking for a portable grill with high praise, the Cuisinart CGG-240 is a good option. This grill features an electronic ignition, temperatures of up to 500 degrees and a cast-iron surface that distributes heat in an evan fashion. There is a heat-resistant handle, folding side tables and large wheels, meaning it can move easily on sand, dirt, concrete and more. The Cuisinart CGG-240 has a 5,000-British-thermal-unit-per-hour input and a cooking area of almost 250 square inches.