Thane Q-BBQ Gas Grill

22 consumer reviews
Share This!
  Ask friends for feedback

Thane Q - Portable BBQ Grill

Oct 5, 2004
Review by  
Rated a Very Helpful Review
  • User Rating: Very Good

  • Ease of Use:
  • Durability:
  • Ease of Cleaning:
  • Style:

Pros:Lightweight, portable, very high tech looking, clean up was pretty easy.

Cons:Control markings are not reliable/flame is not adjustable. Cooking area quite small.

The Bottom Line: The grill did what I expected it to do. I would recommend it.


I purchased the Thane Q portable BBQ grill after seeing the infomercial on television. I thought it would be nice to take on picnics and such. I also purchased the deluxe package which included griddle type grills for grilling sandwiches, pancakes, etc., extra foil liners and a backpack for carrying the grill. It is lightweight, easy to carry and doesn't take up much room. It's tabletop size so you can set it on a table, your tailgate, or set it on the ground like a hibachi.

Now for my review. I've used the grill once so far. It uses the small propane bottles for fuel. It's a little tricky getting the bottle in there because you can't see where you are screwing it in. But, I was patient and got the bottle screwed in there without any leakage problems. The scissor type legs on the grill are a bit flimsy, but the grill feels sturdy once it's set up. The markings on the control knobs do not correspond to the markings on the grill. You just have to know that all the way to the right is off and all the way to the left is the highest setting. It's seems to only have two adjustments. Low and high. Nothing in between. The flame is right under the grill plates so you really have to cook on low or you will burn your food before it's done in the middle. There is a light in a dome in the center of the unit so you can see better if it gets dark out while you are grilling. It looks really cool when lit, but mine works sometimes and sometimes it doesn't. It's like it has a mind of it's own. There are usually just two or three of us eating when we BBQ so for us, the cooking space was adequate. We cooked two steaks that were about an inch thick. It cooked them fine, although we did figure out that we had to cook them on the low setting to keep them from burning before they were done enough for us. Clean up was very quick and easy. We washed the grills in soapy water, threw away the foil liners, wiped off the grill and it was done.

I think it worked very well for us overall.


Recommend this product? Yes


Amount Paid (US$): 120


Share this product review with your friends   
Share This!


Related Deals You Might Like...

Cuisinart Cgg-180t Portable Tabletop Table Top Bbq Gas Grill

Cuisinart Cgg-180t Portable Tabletop Table Top Bbq Gas Grill

Cuisinart CGG-180T Portable Tabletop Table Top BBQ Gas Grill NEW All Items Are BRAND NEW In ORIGINAL BOX! Cuisinart CGG-180T Portable Tabletop Table T...
eBay

$120.95

+$14.95 shipping
Bull 7 Burner Premium Bbq Gas Grill With Cart Propane With Vinyl Cover Wood Chip

Bull 7 Burner Premium Bbq Gas Grill With Cart Propane With Vinyl Cover Wood Chip

Bull 7 Burner Premium BBQ Gas Grill with Cart What's Included Drop-In Grill, Cart, Side Shelves, Vinyl Cover Description The Bull 7 Burner Premium BBQ...
eBay

$4735.00

FREE Shipping
Bull Outdoor Products Gas Grill: Bull 7 Burner Premium BBQ Gas Grill with Cart

Bull Outdoor Products Gas Grill: Bull 7 Burner Premium BBQ Gas Grill with Cart

Shop for Grills from Hayneedle.com! The Bull 7 Burner Premium BBQ Gas Grill with Cart is a premium stainless steel commercial-grade BBQ grill complete...
Hayneedle

$3497.00

FREE Shipping
Bbq Pro 18 Tabletop Gas Grill, W/ 293 Sq In Cooking Surface & Regulator,

Bbq Pro 18 Tabletop Gas Grill, W/ 293 Sq In Cooking Surface & Regulator,

YOUR BUYING A BRAND NEW, WITH FAST SHIP-OUT BBQ PRO,18TABLETOP PROPANE GAS GRILL, WITH 293 SQ IN COOKING SURFACE, BLACK COLOR. NOTE - REQUIRES SMALL 1...
eBay

$49.99

+$16.65 shipping
Weber Q120 1-Burner Portable LP Gas Grill with Stand

Weber Q120 1-Burner Portable LP Gas Grill with Stand

The Weber Q120 1-Burner Portable Gas Grill with Stand gives you the option of grilling either at home or on the road. Wherever you grill, the Weber Po...
Walmart.com

$199.00

FREE Shipping
Smoke Hollow Grill. Deluxe 3-Burner Combination BBQ Propane Gas Grill

Smoke Hollow Grill. Deluxe 3-Burner Combination BBQ Propane Gas Grill

Shop for Grills & Grill Accessories at The Home Depot. The deluxe Smoke Hollow BBQ grill offers four different functions for a variety of outdoor cook...
Home Depot

$579.99

FREE Shipping
Bull 7 Burner Premium Bbq Gas Grill With Cart Natural Gas With Vinyl Cover Wood

Bull 7 Burner Premium Bbq Gas Grill With Cart Natural Gas With Vinyl Cover Wood

Bull 7 Burner Premium BBQ Natural Gas Grill with Cart What's Included Drop-In Grill, Cart, Side Shelves, Vinyl Cover Description The Bull 7 Burner Pre...
eBay

$4735.00

FREE Shipping
Texas BBQ Wholesalers Sunstone Grills 3 Burner 28 In. Built-In Gas Grill Multicolor - SUN3B-LP

Texas BBQ Wholesalers Sunstone Grills 3 Burner 28 In. Built-In Gas Grill Multicolor - SUN3B-LP

Shop for Grills from Hayneedle.com! The Sunstone Grills 3 Burner 28 Inch Built-In Gas Grill is the perfect centerpiece for a state-of-the-art outdoor ...
Hayneedle

$1529.99

FREE Shipping
Natural Gas Crown Verity BI-48 48 Stainless Steel Built In Outdoor BBQ Grill / Charbroiler

Natural Gas Crown Verity BI-48 48 Stainless Steel Built In Outdoor BBQ Grill / Charbroiler

This 48 wide Crown Verity BI-48 built in outdoor BBQ grill / charbroiler features six burners and 99,000 BTUs for quick, even grilling of just about a...
The WEBstaurant Store
Magma Monterey Gourmet Series Gas Grill

Magma Monterey Gourmet Series Gas Grill

Monterey Gas Grill Grilling Area:420 sq. in. (2710 sq. cm)Primary 12 x 24 (30 cm x 61 cm)Secondary 5-1/2 x 24 (14 cm x 61 cm)Large enough to pr...
MercadoMagico

$397.49

+$54.37 shipping
    Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ... 100    Next >>