Best Tailgate Grills of 2023 - A Buyer's Guide

Best Tailgate Grills of 2023 - A Buyer's Guide

There's nothing quite like the excitement of getting together with loved ones, donning your team's colors, and firing up the grill at a tailgate. The cheers, the anticipation of the big game, and, of course, the irresistible smell of juicy burgers and expertly seared steaks wafting through the air create an electric atmosphere that defines the essence of tailgating. Tailgating is more than just a pre-game ritual; it's a cherished tradition. And at the center of every unforgettable tailgate party is the often-overlooked hero: the tailgate grill.


Whether you're a seasoned tailgater or a newbie, this guide will help you understand the different types of tailgate grills, and their unique features and benefits.


Beach Fire Charcoal Grill

Beach Fire Charcoal Grill

Looking to bring that deep, smokin' charcoal BBQ flavor to your tailgate party? Go for the Beach Fire Charcoal Grill (it’s not just for the beach!). Like your favorite winning team, this grill is designed to deliver winning results every time. Crafted entirely from mirror-polished stainless steel, it comes fully assembled and features an adjustable height grill grate for superior control.


Crossover Single Burner and Grill

Crossover Single Burner and Grill

This compact marvel is perfect for tailgating, camping trips, picnics, and small backyard gatherings. Its single burner and grill combo offer the flexibility to sear, grill, and cook precisely, ensuring you can whip up your favorite tailgate chow with ease. With its portable design and easy-to-use features, the Crossover Single Burner and Grill allows you to enjoy delicious meals wherever your adventure takes you. 


Crossover Double Burner, Grill, and Griddle Bundle

Crossover Double Burner, Grill, and Griddle Bundle

Ideal for those who like to have all their options, this powerhouse offers two burners to cater to your culinary creations, making it the perfect grill for a tailgate party, larger gatherings, camping trips, and backyard cookouts. Whether searing burgers and dogs on the grill, frying up steak and onions on the flat top for cheesesteaks, or taking advantage of the pizza oven attachment to make a few pies, the Crossover Double Burner, Grill, and Griddle Bundle bundle delivers unmatched versatility. 


Trailer hitch mount (for the Crossover)

Trailer hitch mount (for the Crossover)

Our Trailer Hitch Mount  is your ticket to hassle-free grilling. Crafted from rugged marine-grade stainless steel and cast aluminum, the quick release clamp and angle adjustment knob means there’s no struggle from set up to clean up and you can focus on enjoying the drinking, eating, and cheering on your team.

Quad Pod

Quad Pod

The Quad Pod Stand is your trusty companion. Tailor-made for Magma marine rectangular grills and the Crossover Firebox, it's crafted from robust aluminum tubing and cast aluminum components, ensuring it's sturdy and up to the task. Plus, setting up your grill with the Quad Pod is a breeze, thanks to the quick-release clamp and 360-degree rotation capability so you can get to grilling faster!

ACCESSORIES


Just like a star quarterback relies on a dependable offensive line, your tailgating setup needs more than just a grill. Here are some of our best grilling accessories and cooking utensils you need to get ahead of tailgate season.


Telescoping Grilling Tools

Telescoping Grilling Tools

This comprehensive Telescoping Grilling Tool Set includes a Spatula, Tongs, Grill Brush, Fork, and even a top-notch Storage/Carry Case for hassle-free transport.

Silicon Cooking Utensil Sets

Silicon Cooking Utensil Sets

For all of the prep work and serving, Magma's cooking utensil set is a must-have. With their silicone heads and sturdy nylon core paired with sleek polished stainless steel handles, these utensils are a chef's dream. Additionally, they offer durability and prioritize safety with their BPA/BPS-free design. 


Cutting Board

Cutting Board

Crafted from FDA-approved, UV-resistant high-density polyethylene, the Magma Cutting Board offers a clean, fresh surface to whip up mouthwatering dishes or serve game-changing appetizers. 


Explore Tailgate Grills

When it comes to outdoor grilling, Magma takes the crown as the ultimate choice. As the leading portable and modular charcoal and gas grill manufacturer, Magma focuses on user-friendly designs, making setup a breeze. Our tailgate grills are manufactured with the highest-quality materials and construction for long-lasting grilling enjoyment. Whether you're tailgating, camping or having a backyard BBQ, Magma grills are your go-to for a seamless and enjoyable outdoor cooking experience.