Royal Gourmet 30 inch BBQ Charcoal Grill Review

Royal Gourmet 30″ Charcoal Grill and Offset Smoker

Probably the most popular smoker that you can find.

Royal Gourmet 30 inch BBQ Charcoal Grill Review 2021

Why the Royal Gourmet Charcoal Grill is an excellent option?

The value for money relation makes the Royal Gourmet Charcoal Grill with Offset Smoker on of the most popular smoker. It is economic easy to setup, to use and to clean, what else are you looking for 🙂

This is cheapest offset smoker you can find out there and when I tell you it’s cheap that doesn’t really means that is bad grill. I know it’s not the best quality smoker offset but it really do the job.
We are talking about a durable build, adjustable charcoal pan and the offset smoker. Some people can be disappointed a bit with the smoker but grilling ability, it definitely excels.

Have a large cooking space that will allow you to easily cook up, chicken, burgers, and much more. Another good feature is that you can adjust the charcoal pan so you can slow cook the meat to perfection. In few words, this is a great grill for the price. It is easy to assembly, east to use and easy to clean. It holds the smoke very well (some licks but is ok) , and heats up very quickly. If you are not looking for a very professional smoker or you don’t want to expend lot money, then Royal Gourmet Charcoal Grill will be perfect for family use and even when having a few friends over.


  • Porcelain Wire Cooking Grates: Porcelain wire cooking grates retain heat evenly helping to lock in the juices and make your meat more tender. It is Also durable, rust-resistant and easy to clean.
  • level Adjustable Charcoal Pan: You can easily adjust the height of the charcoal, controlling the temperature conveniently so that you can cook at about any temperature that you would like.
  • Swing-Away Warming Rack: This model include Swing-away warming rack to keep the food warm or you can also use this cooking area for vegetables.
  • Temperature: It comes with thermometer in the main lid so you can control the grilling temperature.
  • Smoker vents: Adjustable vent for better air flowing as needed.
  • Stability and portability: It is actually very stable and include two durable wheels designed for easy transport.
  • Storage Rack: It comes with a side table and bottom shelf where you can storage your grill accessories.


  • Some people complain about paint peeling, but the instructions clearly indicate that you cure it before you use it. If you follow the instructions then you shouldn’t have any problems. Actually one of the features that this grill had is the black process paint that leaves no room for paint chips.
  • The smoker box it is a little be small to produce enough smoke to cook a larger cut of meat. But again, this grill it does the job, if you are looking for a bigger models there are plenty out there.

Cleaning and Maintenance

  • The grill design makes very easy to remove the charcoal pan, so you can easily pull out and clean it.
  • The smoker is small (I know I tell you this many times) but it is very easy to clean.
  • As with any other barbecue, it is advisable to use a cover to protect it from sun, rain, etc.

Warranty & Support

No all offer very often a warranty but Royal Gourmet it does. It comes with manufacturer warranty that can be requested from their customer service.