5 Best Gas Grills Under $500 for 2020 [Propane & Natural Gas]

Propane gas grills are a great place to start for outdoor cooking newcomers who want the beauty of grilling without the difficult learning curve. If you’re on a budget, this is the place to start your search for your next patio cooker.

best gas propane grills under 500

Here’s our list of the best gas and propane grills under $500 to prove that there’s still plenty of power to be had when you’re under a budget.

Monument Grills 4-Burner

Monument Grills 4-Burner

First up on our list is the Monument Grills 4-Burner Propane Gas Grill and Rotisserie Kit. It comes in a sleek design and is a guaranteed powerhouse.

Monument Grills 4-Burner

Specifications

Burners: 4 x 304 Stainless Steel Burners
Cooking Capacity: 513 square inches of primary cooking space (plus added 210-square-inch warming rack)
Ignition: Pilotless ignition

With its relatively larger cooking surface compared to other brands in its category this grill sure stands out. It lights up quickly and it cooks really fast and efficient.

It’s quite durable to boot!

FINAL VERDICT

With a huge cooking area underneath its sleek hood, there’s plenty to love here. Its proven even heat distribution show that this is far more than just a stylish grill. One of the best budget propane grills out there today.

Monument Grills 4-Burner

Char-Griller Texas Trio 3-Burner

Char-Griller Texas Trio 3-Burner

The Char-Griller Texas Trio 3-Burner promises the ultimate three in one grilling experience. Whether you prefer charcoal, propane gas, or the good old fashioned classic style smoking this grill can deliver.

Char-Griller Texas Trio 3-Burner

Specifications

Burners: 3 x 304 Stainless Steel Burners + Side burner
Cooking Capacity: 1,394 square inches of total cooking space
Power: 52,800 BTUs

It’s made with heavy duty steel, porcelain coated cast iron grates, got a side fire box and can grill 779 hamburgers at once! The super large cooking area is a winner.

It’s a great all-around and heavy duty grill for all of your needs. You can’t go wrong with this investment at all.

FINAL VERDICT

Quite simply the biggest cooking area you’re likely to get for under $500, and with a heavy-duty build there’s plenty to admire here. It’ll take. awhile to get used to, but if you’re willing to take on the learning curve then you’ll find it rewarding.

Char-Griller Texas Trio 3-Burner

Weber Spirit II E-310

The Weber Spirit II E-310 3-Burner Propane Gas Grill in Black boasts innovation and boy have they delivered. Riding the smart home wave this grill can be monitored on an application for precision cooking.

Weber Spirit II E-310

Specifications

Burners: 3 x 304 Stainless Steel Burners
Cooking Capacity: 529 square inches of total cooking space
Power: 30,000 BTUs

As a proud brand and at the forefront of this industry the grill runs on the Weber GS4 engine to make sure it gives you enough power to enable you to cook your favorite meals. It’s got a grease management system and has porcelain enameled cast iron grates that surely stands out.

Weber Spirit II E-310 propane grill surface

It has a guaranteed ignite system which makes it super convenient, easy, and efficient to use. Plus all your tools will be in your reach because of its design. This here is a high performance burner and you should get great value for your money.

FINAL VERDICT

Sleek design and ease of use are central toWeber’s propane models, and this is no different. A simple, no-frills grill that’s more than up to the task.

Weber Spirit II E-310 propane grill

Nexgrill Deluxe 6-Burner

Nexgrill Deluxe 6-Burner

Nexgrill enters the fray with the Nexgrill Deluxe 6-Burner Propane Gas Grill in Slate with Ceramic Searing Side Burner. Like any other Nexgrill products this stands out above its competition with larger cooking area, more burner and of course with raw cooking power.

Nexgrill Deluxe 6-Burner grill surface

Specifications

Burners: 6 x 304 Stainless Steel Burners + Side Burner
Cooking Capacity: 768 square inches of total cooking space
Power: 75,000 BTUs

The LED lights are neat for night cooking plus it’s compatible with NG (Natural Gas) conversion kits. It’s got its unique even heat system and a temperature gauge for precision cooking.

People might say that Nexgrill goes overboard with features but is low in quality but hey it delivers really well.

FINAL VERDICT

The Nexgrill Deluxe is so much more than just a big grill. This thing is built to last, and with 6 burners it has plenty of power to boot.

Nexgrill Deluxe 6-Burner 2

Weber Spirit E-215

Weber Spirit E-215

The Weber Spirit E-215 2-Burner Liquid Propane Gas Grill is another great product from Weber that is part of their Smart Grill innovation.

Weber Spirit E-215

Specifications

Burners: 2 x Stainless Steel Burners + Warming Racj
Cooking Capacity: 450 square inches of total cooking space
Power: 26,500 BTUs

It’s neatly designed and is second to none in terms of quality. I mean this grill based on actual user reviews is super durable. Its porcelain enameled coating prevents rusting thus it will last for a very long time and won’t degrade in terms of cooking power.

Grease is also easily managed as it is funneled away from the burners with an easy drip tray within the catch pan right under the cook box.

It’s economical, it’s easy, and convenient to use and it’s a surefire way to cook up your favorite delicacies. Go order one now!

FINAL VERDICT

This is a great choice if you’re after something compact that still offers enough in cooking power.

Weber Spirit E-215


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