If you want to buy a barbecue, first check which BBQ suits you best. That depends on the heat source, where you are going to barbecue, and how many people you want to grill for. The most traditional form of is barbecuing with briquettes and charcoal on a charcoal barbecue. Don't want to be bothered by long preparation times or lots of cleaning work? Choose a gas barbecue or electric barbecue. An electric BBQ is suitable for balconies, since it doesn't produce a lot of smoke. Going for the ultimate BBQ experience, or like cooking for large groups? In that case, there's still the kamados and outdoor kitchens.