Best for Travelers: The GoBQ is the most portable grill in this guide. …if your primary criteria is portability, this is the best grill around.

May 15, 2023


If you want portable charcoal grilling in a truly portable package, this is the best grill to buy.

May 10, 2023

Popular Mechanics

This folding GoBQ is a novel, innovative portable grill unlike any other… a great option for traveling, tailgating, or even for folks with small apartments, given its ease of packing, stowing, and carrying.

February 22, 2023

Little Grill Collective

Whether you’re going to be using the grill for camping, tailgating, hiking, boating, biking, hunting, the beach or traveling, the GoBQ Portable Charcoal Grill is a great choice.

October 25, 2021

Outdoor Union

The GoBQ grill is the best gift you can give a foodie camper who loves all things grilled outdoors. It’s ideal for social distancing when you want to “Grill Away From it All” far from crowds.

November 16, 2020

Globo Surf

Globo Surf says: “The GoBQ grill is ideal to take out with your friends on a weekend trip or even bring as a companion on longer journeys, where a good meal can make a huge difference in your mood.”

June 10, 2020

Game&Fish Magazine

The GoBQ’s stylish and easy-to-clean design, quality materials, and (most importantly) its portability, are all what makes this grill unique and worth your money. Ideal for day fishing excursions or extended hunting expeditions, I give the GoBQ two thumbs up and five stars!

August 7, 2018

Seek The World

You can carry this portable grill by packing it in your backpack or carrying it to the tailgate… see how easy and simple it is!

April 16, 2018

Grill Girl (Review)

Bottom line: I find this grill enchanting. It’s well built and worked as advertised.

December 12, 2017

Tailgater Magazine

Tired of lugging that heavy, bulky metal grill to your tailgate spot? Go Tailgating with GoBQ!

September 20, 2017

Honolulu Star Advertiser

Nothing is going to stop me from getting my grill on this summer, thanks to my brand new GoBQ portable charcoal grill…

May 7, 2017

Crains Chicago

The GoBQ Grill is not your typical barbecue grill. It’s made of fireproof fabric instead of metal, so you can fold the whole thing up into a compact carrying case.

December 15, 2015

Glacier National Park

Thanks to the new GoBQ Fabric Grill, grilling will become an easy, lightweight option for all backpackers, campers, and people who just want to grill whenever they damn well please.

June 26, 2015

Dude I Want That

You can literally fold, roll, and stuff this burger sizzler in a bag like you would your clothes on a backpacking trip to Europe.

April 26, 2015


The season of nonstop tailgating is almost upon us. Here to maximize your burger output with the minimal amount of effort is the GoBQ Grill, a fully-funded Indiegogo campaign ready to make your summer mightier and meatier.

April 20, 2015

Men’s Gear

While there are many portable grills out there to choose for your outdoor adventures, none of them are really light and compact enough to be packed in a backpack or carried by foot. The GoBQ Grill is set to change that.

April 16, 2015


Try as they might, few portable grills are truly portable, thanks to rigid bodies, weighty construction, and lengthy cool-down times. The GoBQ Grill solves all these problems.

April 12, 2015


The GoBQ is a collapsible unit that can fit in a backpack. Or leave it in the trunk of your car all summer for grilling emergencies on the road.

April 10, 2015


The GoBq puts all other portable grills to shame.

April 8, 2015

Trusted Reviews

This is one of the most portable grills we’ve ever seen.

April 7, 2015

Trendhunter magazine

This fabric BBQ grill will appeal to people who want to be able to grill on the go but may not always have a vehicle or other means to lug around a bigger portable grill.

April 7, 2015

Digital Trends

GoBQ breaks the typical outdoor, packable grill mold, as it folds up to duffel-bag size, so you can actually fit it in your backpack.

April 3, 2015


When it comes to striking that balance between compact traveling size and spacious cooking area, though, few will come close to what the GoBQ Grill has been able to achieve.

January 25, 2015