The Platinum Jubilee is fast approaching and will be a very special celebration marking Her Majesty’s incredible 70 years of reign.
As anticipation builds for the four day bank holiday weekend, we’re all hoping for bright sunshine to celebrate the occasion and we’ll not only be hanging the pennants, we’ll be lighting the BBQ too. But in truest British style, even if it rains it definitely won’t dampen the spirits or our outdoor BBQ plans.
Whether you prefer to cook on charcoal, gas, or on a smaller, portable grill, we’ve uncovered a few savings fit for a royal holiday banquet.
Maybe you have several BBQ recipes in store or prefer to spice it up with meat, fish, veggies and more. Either way, you’ll be excited to see these anniversary barbecue discounts where deals on different sized grills pop up.
We’ve rounded up some of our favorite offerings to help you whip up a feast fit for a queen.
Char-Broil Cosmo Grill 4+1 Gas Burner Barbecue with Side Burner and Storage: Was £299.99, Now £249.99, Amazon.co.uk
This Gas Burner BBQ Grill comes complete with side burner and storage and is currently reduced by £50. You can also order it with Amazon Prime for fast delivery in time for the holiday.
The stainless steel grill is painted black and measures 49.6 x 19.7 x 40.5 cm. We included a larger Char-Broil grill in our guide to the best gas grills, which our tester called “the best for family gatherings” and referred to “the efficient cooking that Char-Broil has become really known for”. That is indeed high praise for the grill.
Enjoy an anniversary celebration with this two-tier charcoal grill with height-adjustable charcoal pan and grilling facilities for eight. And with a saving of £40 off the usual price, there’s even money left over for petrol.
There is both a classic cooking grate and a separate enclosed area for food that is not directly cooked over flames. Other clever features include a built-in thermometer that lets you know when more charcoal is needed, vents for circulation, and adjustable temperature settings. There’s nothing this budget-friendly grill can’t do.
Argos Home 4 burner gas grill with side burner: Was £190 now £150, Argos.co.uk
This four burner gas grill is on wheels for easy movement around the garden and it also comes with a warming rack, electronic ignition, side burner, hose and regulator. It sleeps up to fifteen people, making it ideal when you have friends and family over.
In fact, in our guide to the best gas grills, our reviewer described the Argos household range as known for “producing grills that can easily cater for a traditional holiday banquet without breaking the bank significantly”. They said a similar model “didn’t feel flimsy”, was “very easy to put together in half an hour” and “cleans up easily when you’re done”. Tick, tick, tick.
Outback Saturn Hybrid 4 burner gas grill: Was £520 now £345, Homebase.co.uk
If you prefer a colorful cooking option, this bright grill has been sliced in price at a whopping £175 and measures 118.5cm x 62cm x 139.5cm. There are several impressive features including a glossy red porcelain enamel roasting hood and stainless steel control panel.
You’ll also find a warming rack, built-in storage unit, bottle opener and charcoal basket for an extra cooking option. It also gets extra points for the red shading of Royal Britannia.
Char-Broil Cosmo Grill Barbecue 6+1 Pro Gas Grill BBQ, Silver with Cover: £419.99, now £335.99, Amazon.co.uk
This is a handsome gas grill that can cook for up to eighteen people and befits your anniversary street party. And now it’s offered at a generous 20 percent discount, making a big difference to the investment price.
Grill with six stainless steel burners, a separate side burner and temperature control to cook meat and vegetables at the same time. There is a storage compartment with doors and a 77 cm x 42 cm cooking space. And if you have an Amazon Prime membership, it should be delivered well before the festivities begin.
Argos Home 43cm Kettle Charcoal Grill: Was £40 Now £26, Argos.co.uk
If you’re shopping for smaller charcoal grills this is a holiday bargain at a third the price and priced under £30. The 43cm diameter provides enough cooking space for four to six people and there is a wire shelf for convenient storage. Because it is on wheels, you can also easily move the kettle grill anywhere outdoors.
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