Traeger Grills

The best known name in pellet grills, Traeger has been in the game since the beginning. Joe Traeger was the original patent holder for pellet grill technology, and since he developed it in 1985 the Traeger name has been synonymous with Pellet Grills. 

Traeger grills does a great job at providing its customers value at an amazing price. If you want to spend around $1000 on a pellet grill, Traeger is the way to go.



Memphis Wood Fire Grills

Of all the companies in the Pellet Grill world, Memphis Wood Fire Grills has consistently won out when it comes to quality and technology. Although the most pricey, you are definitely getting what you pay for - 100% stainless steel, always made in the USA, the widest temperature range, and the most advanced technology, Memphis makes sure its customers get everything a pellet grill has to offer.

From the manufacturer: 

Memphis Wood Fire Grills prides itself on innovation, craftsmanship, and dedication to customer satisfaction. We create consumer and environmentally friendly grills that enhance lifestyles and personal comfort. By designing, engineering, and manufacturing such high performance products (including Memphis Wood Fire Grill pellets), we incorporate convenience into everyday life. We revolutionize outdoor cooking with our technically advanced, 3- in-1 Cooking Centers that grill, smoke, and bake. Founded in 2009, Memphis Wood Fire Grills, manufactures all grills in the USA in their state-of-the-art 135,000 square foot facility.



Green Mountain Grills

Green Mountain Grills has a large footprint in the pellet grilling world. Not only a manufacturer of pellet grills, they also make grill accessories, dry rubs, grill parts, and more. They offer wifi-enabled grills at a better price-point than anything else on the market, and are continuing to up their grill game by providing stainless steel grill hood options and open flame capabilities.

From the manufacturer:

Green Mountain Grills pellet grills are now the top-of-the-line, the best-of-the-best, and are not the highest in price! We only offer the highest quality grills, dry rubs, sauces, and pellets for our grills, so that customers can enjoy the best possible grilling experience without breaking the bank!



Pit Boss Grills


Pit Boss is one of the fastest growing manufacturers of pellet grills out there today. The reason seems to be pretty simple - they offer grills that have a lot of the same features and appearance as a Traeger, and they offer it for about half the price.

Add in some unique features like a flame broiler and a removable serving tray (available on some grill options) and you've got a company making some of the best affordable grills on the market.

Fast Eddy's by Cookshack

Fast Eddy's pellet grills are a line of consumer and competition smokers made by Cookshack. These grills are high-performance machines built from the mind of champion grillmaster Eddy Maurin, who has pursued his pellet grill passion since he brought his first grill to market in 1998.

These grills are available in cart models with some also offered as kitchen island built-ins.



Louisiana Grills


Ranging from affordable to high-end/high-performance pellet grills, Louisiana Grills gives people options. Their three series' of pellet grills (LG, Country Smokers, and Estate) range in appearance, material, and price - so if you know what you're looking for, rest assured you'll find it with Louisiana Grills!




MAK Grills


As is clear from their logo - MAK Grills are proud to be manufactured in the USA. They have a lot more to be proud of as well: The FlashFire igniter, which is guaranteed for life, and their FlameZone have been making waves on pellet grill blogs and message boards for years. Their 1, 2, and 3 star general grills come with different levels of accessory and material power, so check out the options to figure out what's perfect for you!

From the manufacturer:

We love pellet grills but didn’t like the designs of the models on the market. They are more like an oven than a grill.  MAK Grills are designed to be the best in class. You get outstanding BBQ flavor and safe cooking with real wood, along with an automatic lighting and fuel feed system. Simply turn the grill on and you’re cooking in minutes! Our direct heat FlameZone ® feature is pioneering the industry for “gas grill like” cooking without the hassle of flare-ups and burned food.