Best Beverage Coolers & Centers for 2022

  • Make Your Outdoor Bar Dreams a Reality

    Outdoor beverage coolers are a classic staple for a reason (well, depending on the capacity you choose, a solid 75–150 reasons). You never know how badly you want a chilled can, a crisp beer, or an ice-cold water until it's a hot summer day and the open flames are licking those juicy steaks. Why would you want to put extra steps between the sweet release of delicious, hydrating refreshment and your parched throat? Luckily, you've come to the right place! Here at BBQGuys, we've been testing and selling outdoor kitchen equipment and outdoor refrigeration since the late 90's (sorry to rip the band-aid, but they're further away than you remember). Through rigorous examination, our outdoor living experts have hand-picked the following models based on their quality, performance, and features. If you want to learn the type of refrigeration to fit your needs, you can always read How to Buy Outdoor Refrigeration. Now, go flip those steaks and pop open a cold one! A drink, that is. Not a steak. We haven't found a steak that dispenses beer — frankly, we think that's flying too close to the sun.

Best Beverage Coolers & Centers

  • Best

    Perlick Signature Series Outdoor Beverage Center

    • Exclusive RAPIDcool forced-air refrigeration system provides industry leading cooling
    • Full extension shelves on glides provide easy access for stocking and retrieving product
    • Commercial-grade stainless steel interior and exterior for outdoor durability
    • Temperature Range: 33 - 48 Degrees
    • Total Capacity: 5.2 cubic feet
    • Drink Capacity: 62 cans and 16 wine bottles

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  • Better

    Blaze Outdoor Rated Beverage Cooler

    • Glass front lets you monitor your contents without releasing that precious chill
    • 304-grade stainless steel is the ultimate material for long-lasting durability in the outdoors
    • Digital thermostat & temperature display keep you in control of the chill
    • 3 bamboo shelves & 3 glass shelves are included to easily personalize the look and feel of the cooler
    • Total Capacity: 5.5 cubic feet
    • Drink Capacity: 84 cans and 22 wine bottles

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  • Good

    Summit Commercial 24-Inch Beverage Center

    • Stainless steel construction offers great longevity in outdoor settings
    • Double-paned tempered glass creates an attractive, heat-safe display
    • Digital thermostat lets you easily set and monitor internal temperatures
    • Front-venting design permits built-in or freestanding installation as needed
    • Total Capacity: 5.0 cubic feet
    • Drink Capacity: 150 cans

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