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Best outdoor ovens for the garden

Garden ovens are the perfect way of enjoying your open air space all the more. Here are seven of the best outdoor ovens

Outdoor ovens are a fabulous way of making an evening of alfresco dining a huge success. As functional and practical as they are, they can also make beautiful garden features.

In our list of the best outdoor ovens, we’ve selected a wide range of styles from the traditional and elegant to the contemporary and sleek.

Take a look at our top pick of outdoor ovens and impress your guests with your garden hosting.

For more outdoor cooking inspiration, here are our favourite pizza ovens.

Best outdoor ovens for your garden in 2021


Egg shape


Green egg BBQ


The original and classic design from popular company, Big Green Egg. This small, but powerful oven is capable of cooking a range of treats. Customise to your needs with the included selection of accessories such as, a fire grate, cooking grid, fire box and fire ring. Thanks to top-notch technology, it has a patented airflow system that enables the oven to from 0-300C in an incredible 20 minutes. Plus, it’s light enough to transport and pack away.


Modern outdoor oven

Black outdoor oven

A contemporary design with a wide cooking range, this outdoor oven can be ready to go in ten minutes thanks to the fast-flame ignition button.

Heston Blumenthal’s outdoor cooker has a digital display setting so you can select your preferred temperature. This gives you the option of cooking on a low temperature for a long time as well as barbecuing food at over 400 degrees.

The modern oven has an airflow feature, internal lighting and an auto-locking hood. Despite all of the gadgets involved, this outdoor oven promises to produce smoky cuisine thanks to the traditional charcoal cooking method.


Sleek design

Morsø forno outdoor oven

The Morsø forno’s elegant, cast iron design makes it a lovely garden feature. If you’re looking for versatility, this is a good option as the oven is capable of smoking, baking and roasting. The wood-fire oven is also a fantastic way of heating up your outdoor space for those chillier evenings. Measuring 60 x 70cm it’s a pretty nifty size so won’t take up too much space.


Charcoal BBQ

Dragon Egg Charcoal Barbecue

For a modern all-round barbecue, the Dragon Egg is a versatile unit, perfect for cooking up a variety of food with. Its hammer tone powder coated hood is durable and resistant, providing insulation. The included hammer tone shelves and cast-iron grills also enable many uses over the years. Included accessories such an ash plate, pizza stone and adjustable ventilation chimney.


Pumice Garden Fireplace

The Volcanic Pumice Garden Fireplace

This grand design is available in 3 sizes and can be customised to suit all your design desires. With log retainers, chimney clocks, modules for fireplace and more, you have everything you need with included oven kit. Schiedel are renowned for their high-quality durable ovens that are made from insulating volcanic pumice, sourced from the Hekla Volcano in Iceland. This means they can be placed near other garden elements and won’t get too hot. Plus they’re as stylish as they are impressive in performance.

Schiedel, The Volcanic Pumice Garden Fireplace

  • Prices start from £1,088.99

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Outdoor oven with grill

Outdoor oven with grill

If you’re not looking for a huge, high-tech garden oven, this is an ideal option. A contemporary design, that looks similar to a chimenea, it’s tall and sleek with a slick black matte finish. With an included pull-out tray and grill, there is ample space for a wood burning fire. Perfect for lighting up and enjoying the lighter evenings with friends and family, you can pop on a few treats to toast thanks to the handy grill included. Creating an ambient atmosphere and added heat, which can be most welcome during the unpredictable British summer weather.

Outdoor oven with grill

  • £499

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Traditional design

The Primo 60 Go Oven

Ready to use, a more affordable and practical option than the other build-your-own outdoor ovens available from this coveted company. Taking only 20 minutes to heat up, you have an impressive 4 hours to cook up as many pizzas as you like thanks to brilliant heat retention. If you’re short on space in your garden and want to eliminate the hassle of any building work, the Primo Go can be set up and assembled in as little as 20 minutes as used with the Primo Stand., available to purchase separately.

The Primo 60 Go Oven

  • £799

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