10 Best Fire Pits | April 2017

We spent 20 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. The fastest way to create an attractive focal and gathering point on a patio or deck is to add one of these fire pits. We've included models that burn wood, propane and butane and can keep you warm on a cooler evening, as well as a few that rank as stunning pieces of art with or without the flames. Skip to the best fire pit on Amazon.
10 Best Fire Pits | April 2017
Overall Rank: 3
Best Mid-Range
★★★★
Overall Rank: 8
Best High-End
★★★
Overall Rank: 9
Best Inexpensive
★★★
10
Most wood burning fire pits are cheap and don't last long, but the Blue Rooster Chiminea will easily stand the test of time. It's made of extremely durable cast iron, and can even be used to cook food.
  • spark arrestor neck insert
  • removable rain lid
  • paint needs to be touched up every year
Brand The Blue Rooster
Model CH026CI
Weight pending
Rating 4.2 / 5.0
9
The Fire Sense Roman might not be the most stunning choice, but it's a good option for those who want to add a fire element to their yard without spending a bundle. It has an antique bronze finish, and doesn't take up much space.
  • includes a one-piece mesh fire screen
  • tool for lifting the hot screen
  • fills up with water if it rains
Brand Fire Sense
Model 60857
Weight 20.1 pounds
Rating 3.6 / 5.0
8
The Oriflamme Savanna has a dual propane tank system, so you never have to worry about running out when you need it. An eye-catching mix of bronze, reflective, copper and platinum glass stones are included for a fire base.
  • built-in bottle opener
  • convenient cover keeps elements out
  • seems a bit overpriced
Brand Designing Fire
Model ORI-SAVANNA
Weight 265 pounds
Rating 4.1 / 5.0
7
Unlike many traditional fire pits that use lava rocks, the AZ Patio Heaters FS-1010 has the flame sitting on top of glass stones, giving it a more elegant look. It makes a great showpiece for any backyard space.
  • sides don't get hot at all
  • flame burns well even on windy days
  • assembly instructions are vague
Brand AZ Patio
Model FS-1010-T-12
Weight 144.3 pounds
Rating 4.2 / 5.0
6
The XtremepowerUS Hammered Bronze is great for outdoor entertaining in any season. It has a cover that makes it a functional table in the warmer months, and the edges can be used to put wine glasses and cheese on in the winter.
  • 17" square burn area
  • can use propane or butane fuel
  • safety thermocouple flame failure device
Brand XtremepowerUS
Model pending
Weight 111 pounds
Rating 4.3 / 5.0
5
The Fire Pit Art Third Rock will be a conversation starter for anybody who sees it. It is made from quarter-inch-thick carbon steel, so it can last for years in any weather conditions. Plus it has a 1.5-inch rain drain in the bottom.
  • has a vibrant patina
  • radiates heat well
  • difficult to add wood while it's burning
Brand Fire Pit Art
Model TR
Weight 316 pounds
Rating 3.9 / 5.0
4
The Decorpro Podium Firepot is a beautiful indoor fireplace. It is ideal for any relaxing space, but exceptionally great near a hot tub, as the cabinet opens up to store towels, massage oils, or hot tub chemicals.
  • comes in 7 different colors
  • can be used in a sheltered porch too
  • complements modern decor well
Brand Decorpro
Model 50003
Weight 150 pounds
Rating 4.3 / 5.0
3
The Uniflame GAD1200B has unique removable panels that allow you to change its look, so you won't get bored from looking at the same design all the time. At 40,000 BTUs, it also does a great job of keeping you warm.
  • comes with lava rocks and faux logs
  • easy to access control panel
  • durable solid granite mantel
Brand Uniflame
Model GAD1200B
Weight 176 pounds
Rating 4.8 / 5.0
2
The Outland Firebowl Premium is a portable, propane burning fire pit that doesn't cost a lot, but still makes a striking addition to any yard. It has a simple auto-ignition feature for quick and easy starting.
  • has a refreshing contemporary look
  • includes a cover and carrying kit
  • lightweight and great for camping
Brand Outland
Model 870
Weight 27.7 pounds
Rating 4.6 / 5.0
1
The Fire Pit Art Asia is a simple, yet elegant, fire pit that sits low to the ground and creates a full view of the fire from any angle. It has a modern and dramatic feel that is sure to impress all of your guests.
  • stands up to all weather conditions
  • individually numbered by the artist
  • maintenance free iron oxide patina
Brand Fire Pit Art
Model pending
Weight pending
Rating 4.7 / 5.0

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