Hamilton Beach 38546 3-in-1 Grill/Griddle Review

Over the past few decades, Hamilton Beach has asserted itself as one of the best manufacturers of kitchen appliances on the market today. During this time they have expanded their reach into small grills and griddles and today have developed one of the more celebrated products in the Hamilton Beach 38546 3-in-1 Grill/Griddle unit.

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Hamilton Beach 38546The unit itself is quite remarkable, but does it really live up to the Hamilton Beach name in terms of quality, versatility, and cooking ability?


The good news is that there are a number of features for this double-sided grill and griddle unit which makes for an excellent addition to the kitchen.

-Two cooking areas
-Two reversible grids
-Double-sided grids w/three cooking options
-Removable grids are dishwasher-safe
-Central grease channel and grease tray


The simple, straightforward controls and number of features makes for plenty of advantages when using this particular unit to cook different types of meals.

180” Square Cooking Surface: When combined the two separate cooking areas offer plenty of space to prepare all types of meats, dishes, and meals. This means that you can cook meats on one side, veggies on the other or any type of food that you desire without mixing them on the grill.

Versatile: The grill/griddle combination means that you can serve breakfast thanks to its ability to make pancakes and then lunch with different meats all on the same unit. You can flip the reversible plates and use them as you see fit when preparing meals.

Easy Clean-Up: The non-stick surface makes this particular grill and griddle easy to clean. Plus, it is dishwasher safe so you can simply wipe off the plates put them in and they will be clean for your next cooking session.

Separate Temperature Controls: With two separate controls you can cook to precision two different types of dishes. This means that you can prepare meals faster thanks to the versatility of this device. The controls themselves are very easy to use and setting the right temperature is a snap.

Very few disadvantages found in this particular product, save for the larger use of space which may make it difficult to use in small kitchens or cramped countertops. If you are looking into travel possibilities, there are other grills and griddles that are smaller and more compact than this unit.


Overall, there is much to recommend about the Hamilton Beach 38546 3-in-1 Grill/Griddle. It’s simple, straightforward design combined with two different temperature settings makes this the perfect unit to replace your stove temporarily or use to help fashion more meals in a shorter period of time.

This particular grill and griddle is exceptional when it comes to its cooking surface and it makes for a great gift to family and friends who love to cook. However, it is the non-stick surface which makes cleanup a breeze even after long periods of cooking. If you are looking for a grill/griddle combination, you cannot go wrong with this entry from Hamilton Beach.

Hamilton Beach 38546 3-in-1 Grill/Griddle

Hamilton Beach 38546 3-in-1 Grill/Griddle



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        • Two cooking areas