If there's one thing you can guarantee for an August Bank Holiday weekend (other than the fact it's likely to be raining somewhere), it's that there are some brilliant garden buys on offer. So whether you're on the hunt for the one of the best BBQs you can buy for your budget, or you're simply looking for a great end-of-summer deal, you're bound to find something to suit.
We've rounded up some of the best BBQ buys for the Bank Holiday weekend so you can cook alfresco in style right into autumn, plus you'll be barbecue ready for summer 2021. Want some ideas for your Bank Holiday weekend BBQ menu? Make sure you check out our best BBQ recipes too.
1. A compact buy for small spaces
Blooma Rockwell 210 Black Charcoal Barbecue | Was £140, now £98
Easy to assemble and even easier to move around as it's on wheels, this charcoal barbecue looks professional and makes getting that smoky barbecue taste a cinch. The removeable grill is dishwasher safe and the handy ash collection tray makes cleaning up simple. A top pick for small gardens that think big.View Deal
2. For the wannabe chef
Symple Stuff 48cm Charcoal Barbecue | Was £469.99, now £389.99
Made of concrete, this has an easily adjustable grill in four height settings to make the best use of the charcoal's heat. It comes with a smoker and there's also a handy side table for barbecue accessories. Perfect for painting in a colour of your choice to add your own individual touch.
3. For a BBQ with a difference
Anniedale Hibachi Barbecue | Was £89.99, now £74.99
This steel tripod grill looks pretty unique and is bound to be a talking point, especially when your friends and family taste the results. It comes with an easily adjustable chain to fix the height of the grilling grid to a position that suits you. You will need a fire bowl to go with it too – the RedFire steel outdoor fireplace is a good choice.
4. The colourful tabletop buy
Lotus Grill Portable BBQ | Was £225, now £215
German-designed and engineered, the grill uses 90% less charcoal and is incredibly fast too. You can start cooking 3-4 minutes from lighting it. With a built-in battery-operated fan, there'll be no nasty fumes or smoke either. But you still get that delicious smoky flavour. Best of all, the Lotus Grill is dishwasher safe too.
Want the best? These are our top three BBQs
- Weber Master-Touch GBS Premium E-5770 BBQ
- Argos Home American Charcoal BBQ
- Char-Broil Kamander Charcoal Grill