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G7 Refrigeration Island with Luxury Grill Upgrade$11,195.00 Maximize your outdoor living space with our luxurious 7’ Premium Grill Island. This island is ready and up to the task... Select options
G6 Premium Refrigeration Island$9,595.00 Upgrade your outdoor living space in style with the RTA 6’ Premium Grill & Refrigeration Island. This island will ... Select options
G7 Refrigeration Island$10,195.00 Maximize your outdoor living space with our 7’ Grill Island. This island is ready and up to the task, no matter how de... Select options
G5 Grill Island$6,295.00 The RTA 5’ Grill Island is an excellent choice for those who want to maximize their limited outdoor living space. Effo... Select options
M7 Refrigeration Island$9,295.00 Host the moments that matter, faster! The M7 Refrigeration Island is exactly what you need to host a large gathering on ... Select options
G6 Grill Island$7,495.00 The RTA 6’ Grill Island simplifies hosting outdoors by providing essential grilling and prep space.... Select options
G7 Power Burner Island$10,895.00 This outdoor kitchen brings cooking power and flexibility to your backyard. With the Coyote 36" grill and added power bu... Select options
G7 Sink Island$10,095.00 This outdoor kitchen features many of the conviences of a regular kitchen. Making outdoor cooking and cleanup a breeze.... Select options
G6 Island with Waste Bin$8,395.00 This outdoor kitchen provides ample cooking space, prep space, and convenient cleanup with the added waste bin.... Select options
G7 L-Shape Sink Island with Refrigeration Bar$17,390.00 Now you can have a full kitchen outdoors. With a 36" grill, sink, fridge, waste bin, and tons of prep space, you have al... Select options
G7 Side Burner Island$10,195.00 This outdoor kitchen brings cooking outdoors to a new level. The combination of a Coyote 36" grill, the added flexibilit... Select options
Electric Grill Island With Refrigeration$4,495.00 Restrictions on cooking with gas or charcoal? The RTA Electric Grill Island is the perfect solution for those with small... Select options
G7 L-Shape Refrigeration Island with Refreshment Center Bar$17,690.00 You have never hosted so easily. With a 36" Coyote Grill, Refrigerator, and Refreshment Bar you get to have fun hosting.... Select options
G7 Asado Island$10,395.00 This outdoor kitchen is great if you enjoy cooking and smoking with charcoal while also wanting the ease of gas. You get... Select options
M6 Refrigeration Island$8,095.00 On a time crunch? The M6 Refrigeration Island is the quickest way to host the moments that matter.... Select options
G6 L-Shape Side Burner Island with Refrigeration Bar & Waste Bin$16,690.00 This L shape outdoor kitchen offers cooking flexibility with both a 36" Coyote grill and a side burner. The functionalit... Select options
G6 Pellet Grill Island$10,295.00 Transform your outdoor living space with the RTA 6’ Pellet Grill Island. This island boosts hosting capabilities and p... Select options
G6 Side Burner Island$8,795.00 This outdoor kitchen provides enhanced cooking space by combining a Coyote 36" grill with the added flexibility of a sid... Select options
M6 L-Shape Island with Waste Bin & Storage Bar$12,795.00 Fast-track your outdoor kitchen project! The M6 L-Shape Waste Bin & Storage Island will get you hosting in record ... Select options
M7 L-Shape Refrigeration Island & Storage Bar$14,795.00 Host in a flash! The M7 L-Shape Fridge & Storage Island is the answer to your outdoor entertaining prayers.... Select options
G7 L-Shape Refrigeration Island with Storage Bar$16,790.00 This L shaped outdoor kitchen offers refrigeration and plenty of storage to help make hosting ease. The 36" Coyote grill... Select options
M6 Island with Waste Bin$7,295.00 On a time crunch? The M6 Waste Bin Island is the quickest way to host the moments that matter.... Select options
M6 L-Shape Refrigeration Island & Sink Bar$13,845.00 Host your gathering in the blink of an eye! The M6 L-Shape Fridge & Sink Island is your ticket to a fun-filled summe... Select options
M6 L-Shape Refrigeration Island & Storage Bar$13,595.00 Host your gathering in the blink of an eye! The M6 L-Shape Fridge & Storage Island is your ticket to a fun-filled su... Select options
G7 Pellet Grill Island$11,395.00 Maximize your outdoor living space with our 7’ Grill Island. This island is ready and up to the task, equipped with a ... Select options
M7 L-Shape Refrigeration Island & Sink Bar$15,045.00 Host in a flash! The M7 L-Shape Fridge & Sink Island is the answer to your outdoor entertaining prayers.... Select options
M6 L-Shape Island with Waste Bin & Sink Bar$13,045.00 The M6 L-Shape Waste Bin & Sink Island will get you hosting in record time.... Select options
M7 Side Burner Island$9,795.00 Host the moments that matter, faster! The M7 Side Burner Island is exactly what you need to host a large gathering on a ... Select options
Outdoor Grill & BBQ Islands
Are you curious to learn more about our grill islands? Or even grill islands in general?
There’s an overwhelming amount of options out there… It can be difficult to make sense of it all.
Allow us to sort through the noise.
Types of Outdoor Kitchen Island Kits
Modular outdoor kitchens are an option you’ll often see online or at big box stores. These products are generally sold in units that you can piece together to create a full outdoor kitchen.
Ready-to-finish is another popular outdoor kitchen option. These brands can also be found at big box stores and elsewhere online. Though they require a bit more work to build, ready-to-finish outdoor kitchens are more customizable than modular.
Prefabricated outdoor kitchens are another common option. These are quite similar to RTF systems… With just a few differences. These differences are mainly in the assembly / build process.
Ready-to-assemble outdoor kitchens
Advantages and Disadvantages
of Grill Islands
Let’s continue the discussion on the various types of grill island kits you may see. To help you make your decision… We’d like to review the pros and cons of each type.
Modular BBQ Grill Islands Pros & Cons
RTF Outdoor Grill Islands Pros & Cons
Prefabricated Grill Island Pros & Cons
RTA Outdoor Kitchen Grill Islands (That's us!) Pros & Cons
DIY Outdoor BBQ Island
If you’re a big DIYer… You’re probably wondering, “How do you make a BBQ island?”
Normally, when people think of an barbecue island DIY project… They think of building from scratch.
Now, you can definitely do this! But if you don’t have a decent amount of construction experience… This can be an absolute bear of a project!
The nice thing is… There are DIY outdoor kitchen projects you truly can complete yourself. Without a ton of construction knowledge.
What are they?
Well, they’re some of the options we just talked about!
RTF brands and RTA are all accessible DIY choices. The only one that you may find a bit tricky is an RTF system due to the fact you have to apply the finish yourself.
You enjoy that sense of accomplishment… Without all the stress.
What is Included with Our BBQ Grill Island Kits?
Short answer is… Just about everything you need!
At RTA, we are all about providing complete solutions.
First and foremost… You’ll receive the panels and countertops to create the frame of your outdoor kitchen. Of course, all the components you need will be included in orders as well.
Here’s where we differentiate ourselves.
Unlike other BBQ grill island kits… RTA outdoor kitchen orders ship with the appliances.
This takes a lot of planning off your plate. There’s no need to juggle working with multiple companies… And struggling to find out what appliances will work for your outdoor kitchen.
Better yet… We offer best-in-class appliances from Coyote Outdoor Living.
Coyote offers a wide range of gas grills, kamado cookers, and appliances in complete 304 stainless steel. The grills have the option of either natural gas or liquid propane for fuel. These deluxe appliances are not only durable in every climate… They are incredible to use!
Grilling in style has never been easier.
So… Is there anything RTA orders don’t include?
Just a friend to help and a power drill. We don’t keep those in stock ;)
Where Do I Go From Here?
Now that you have some background on grill islands…
It’s time to explore!
As you’ve seen on this page… We have nearly endless grilling station options available for your outdoor space. You can start by browsing through our predesigned shop to get a taste of what is possible.
You can consider these islands as our “best hits” in grill island design.
Still not satisfied?
Give our free online design tool a try. In just a few minutes… You’ll get a complete picture of what is possible with RTA. Not to mention… You’ll have a custom outdoor kitchen design at the ready!
You can also get more information by reading various articles on our learning hub.
As always, we are more than happy to help you… No matter where you are in your outdoor kitchen research. If you’re looking for advice on your project, set up a call with one of our design experts! We’ll consult with you on your needs and help you decide what solution is best.
Call our design experts to help with every step of the process
Frequently Asked Questions
A grill island is a synonym for an outdoor kitchen. It’s an outdoor island fully equipped with appliances. Of course, there will be a grill in a grill island… But you’ll also find a wide array of other outdoor kitchen appliances. Refrigerators, sinks, storage, and more.
Once again… It depends!
The installation method you choose will directly affect the cost. Say you choose a prefabricated outdoor kitchen option like RTA. The work is 95% done for you already.
In this case… You can install it yourself in a few hours with a friend. With no need to hire anyone… You completely eliminate the installation cost there.
On the other hand, you could hire a contractor to install your prefab BBQ island. Expect this to run you anywhere from $700 – $1,500.
You may also decide to build your BBQ island completely from scratch. It will take days or weeks for installation depending on your design. Hiring a contractor to build your island this way could add thousands of dollars in installation costs.
There are many BBQ island solutions out there. How you make one depends on the method you choose!
Most commonly, BBQ islands are made from a frame. They can be made from wood, metal, or concrete block.
If the frame is metal or wood, you’ll attach cement board to create a surface. From there, you apply the finish you desire. It could be stone, brick, tile, stucco, etc. Drop in your countertop, install appliances, hook up utility and gas lines… And you’re good to go.
The steps are simple… But it definitely requires some construction know-how to ensure being properly installed.
Perhaps you’re interested in a more modern approach to BBQ island construction. In that case, consider RTA. Our outdoor kitchens are frameless… Which eliminates multiple steps in assembly.
Instead of frames, we utilize structural concrete panels. These panels are constructed and designed with longevity in mind. Even better? The finishes are already incorporated into the panels.
You simply fasten the panels together, drop in your countertop, install appliances, and hook up utility lines. No need to fuss with constructing frames… Attaching cement board… And applying your own finish.
Anything you would make on your cart style grill, and more! Steaks, hamburgers, hot dogs, and kabobs are standard fare… But you can do even more with a grill island. Consider adding a flat top grill, outdoor pizza oven, or side burners for added functionality.
A grill island is the perfect way to upgrade your patio or outdoor living space. Enjoying your backyard and hosting gatherings are far easier with a grill island. There’s a central area for everyone to mingle… And a complete station to make food for everyone!
A grill island is more similar to an outdoor kitchen. It’s not just a cart model grill… It’s a complete outdoor kitchen setup. You’ll have the grill, countertops, other appliances, and maybe even bar seating. It’s a complete cooking station.
Absolutely! Select a BBQ island finish that complements your paver style. You’ll also just want to make sure that your pavers are level and have correct pitch. Otherwise, your BBQ island will be uneven and cause issues!
Yes, you can put a grill island on a deck. You will just have to ensure that your island isn’t too heavy. If it is… You’ll have to install structural footings to hold the additional weight.