Weber GENESIS E-325s Propane Gas Grill with Sear Burner - Black - 35310001
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Weber GENESIS gas grills are covered by a limited manufacturer warranty against defects in material & workmanship starting from the original date of purchase. The cookbox and lid assembly are warrantied for twelve (12) years against rust through/burn through (paint is warrantied for two (2) years, excluding fading or discoloration). Stainless steel burner tubes, cooking grates, flavorizer bars, and porcelain-enameled cast iron cooking grates are warrantied for ten (10) years against rust through/burn through. All remaining parts are warrantied for five (5) years. Warranty excludes normal wear and is limited to the original purchaser. Labor is not included.

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Customer Reviews (306)

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Jonathan P.
Denver, CO
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Weber - BV
 
★★★★★ ★★★★★ 5.0

Great Gill!

Great grill. Burns very hot. I bought it after reading Wirecutter's review. Did not disappoint.

Staff Response:
Congratulations on your new Genesis E-325s gas grill! We are happy to hear the design and performance have not been a disappointment. Your feedback is a treasured part of our process, thank you.
 

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David1
Undisclosed
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Weber - BV
 
★★★★★ ★★★★★ 5.0

Replacement for old Weber grill

This is my second Weber grill had my first for 23 years great grills

 

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Jofariel
New York
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Weber - BV
 
★★★★★ ★★★★★ 5.0

Genesis grill

Still adapting to cooking times but very happy with grill so far

 

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AJ grill
Chicago
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Weber - BV
 
★★★★★ ★★★★★ 5.0

Dinner time

I grill a lot and now my daughters want to learn more about grilling . I beenpretty good at it

 

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PaulRo
Rochester, MN
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Weber - BV
 
★★★★★ ★★★★★ 5.0

Solid All Around Outdoor Gas Grill

We purchased this Weber Genesis grill as a replacement for our last Weber Genesis, which lasted 16 years (and could have lasted longer with igniter and gas line replacement). So far it is working perfectly, with consistent interior temperatures and no obvious hot spots on the grill surface. The larger work areas and interior gas cylinder storage are welcome upgrades. It is stylish, heavy (a necessity for our windy locale) and solid in construction. We hope this one lasts another 16 years.

 

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Joem911
Carnation WA
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Weber - BV
 
★★★★★ ★★★★★ 5.0

THE grille to buy

We recently had natural gas brought to our home. Now that I had the opportunity to use natural gas, I decided to replace our perfectly good older Genesis with this model. WOW! I couldn't be more pleased. It has to be the most nearly perfect gas grille on the market and the quality is outstanding.

 

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Tookey6
Hartland, MI.
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Weber - BV
 
★★★★★ ★★★★★ 5.0

Great Grill

Great bbq. Works like a charm. Not too bad putting it together either.

 

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Michele Greco
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Weber - BV
 
★★★★★ ★★★★★ 5.0

Great grill

We love our new grill. Especially my husband. The sear feature is great. I only wish the handle on the hood was not stainless. It gets very hot in the sun

 

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Jim Maty
Buffalo NY
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Weber - BV
 
★★★★★ ★★★★★ 5.0

Nice grill!

No complaints with the grill! I like the tank indicator and the sear zone!

 

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sendingthewolf
Greater Seattle Area
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Weber - BV
 
★★★★★ ★★★★★ 5.0

Solid grill, as expected!

Well made, easy to assemble, and great even heating. I used it every day the first week it arrived, and it performed excellently.

 

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Expert Review

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The Skinny:
  • New design delivers impressive performance and more usable space than ever
  • Extra-large, 13,000-BTU sear zone creates a steakhouse sear for the whole family
  • Rock-solid construction and upgraded warranty boost confidence in Weber’s quality
  • Temperature evenness and flare-up management make grilling a breeze
  • Compatible with Weber CRAFTED grillware for a range of versatile cooking styles

Weber approached the next generation of its GENESIS gas grills with a clean slate, spending hundreds of hours testing concepts and prototypes with over 2,500 consumers to pinpoint exactly what the market was missing. The result: upgraded features everywhere you look, more usable space than ever, and a vision for companion grillware that creates unrivaled cooking versatility. In short, the newly designed Weber GENESIS immediately vaulted to the top of the Practical grill class — so we simply couldn’t wait to get our hands on it.

Today’s review is focused on the Weber GENESIS E-325s freestanding gas grill, the base model among Weber’s new, expansive grill line. We let Chef Tony go wild in his usual quest to quantify quality, performance, and features through a series of data-based and real-world grilling tests. This Weber GENESIS E-325s review is based on his expert findings, giving you a clear picture of what to expect should the grill mysteriously find its way into your backyard (you know who to call to make that happen).

Quality:

With thick components, commercial-grade stainless steel in select spots, and a stellar warranty, the Weber GENESIS E-325s stands out among Practical grills.

Chef Tony got things started with an XRF analysis to determine the chemical composition of materials used in construction, along with a trusty pair of calipers to measure their thickness. The painted steel hood exterior came in at 15-gauge — fairly thick for Practical-class grills — with its interior lining logging a thinner 25-gauge. Further testing revealed a surprising amount of 304, commercial-grade stainless steel: the 18-gauge Weber Flavorizer Bars, along with the 22-gauge control panel and proprietary PureBlu burners.

The main cooking grates, meanwhile, proved to be cast iron with a protective porcelain enamel while measuring 6mm in thickness, which Chef Tony notes is “very heavy-duty for a Practical-class grill.” Finally, the redesigned grease tray registered as 19-gauge painted steel. “All things considered,” our grill expert says, “this Practical-class grill checks all the right boxes and comes in toward the top of its class.”

As a testament to that rock-solid quality, Weber offers a 12-year warranty on the cookbox and lid assembly of the GENESIS E-325s 3-burner gas grill; that’s 2 more years of coverage than what Weber previously provided for its Genesis II line. This Weber warranty also includes 10 years on the stainless steel burner tubes, cooking grates, Flavorizer Bars, and porcelain-enameled cast iron cooking grates, along with 5 years on all remaining parts. All told, it’s an unusually strong warranty for a Practical gas grill, completely in line with Weber’s reputation of great customer service.

Performance:

This Weber GENESIS gas grill aced our real-world tests, seared like a dream, and performed as expected in terms of temperature evenness.

To quantify how evenly the Weber GENESIS E-325s gas grill spreads heat, Chef Tony placed thermocouples across the cooking surface and tracked their readings from a handful of tests. The preheat test saw all burners (including the extra-large, in-line sear zone) on high for 15 minutes, resulting in an average temperature 581°F at the cooking grates — “perfect for searing just about anything,” per Chef Tony. Without the sear burner involved, the same experiment produced an understandably lower grill-wide average of 512°F; you’ll notice this disparity repeated in subsequent tests.

Next came the low-temperature trial: all burners set to low for 30 minutes, yielding an average of 354°F with the sear zone on, and a 353°F average with it off. Chef Tony also measured maximum temperature variance by noting the probes whose readouts were furthest from the average. The rear-center thermocouple (95°F cooler) stood out with the sear burner involved, while the back-left probe (51°F cooler) registered the greatest variance when the sear burner was off. Says Chef Tony: “I’ll take that all day long.”

He ran the same series of tests with all burners on high for 30 minutes, leading to some interesting results. With the sear burner factored in, the average grate temperature was 567°F with the rear-center thermocouple once again clocking the largest variance (150°F cooler). Chef Tony admitted that was a bit more of a difference than he usually likes to see, but he was quick to note that he expected the sizzling sear zone to create such an effect. When our grill expert ran back the high-temperature trial with the sear station left off, he observed an average temperature of 515°F and a maximum variance of 109°F in the back-left corner. “This variance is more in line with what I was looking for,” Chef Tony says.

As for real-world grilling experiments, the Weber GENESIS E-325s gas grill received high marks across the board. Chef Tony started by covering the grilling surface with 80/20 burger patties, a quick method to see how well the grill handles flare-ups and how evenly it cooks with rendered fat added to the equation. Not only did every patty grill evenly with the aid of flame kisses, but there was also no sight of flare-ups or runaway grease fires. Our grill expert then tested the grill’s versatility by cooking quartered potatoes, beef kabobs, bell peppers, and halved red onions all at the same time. “It rocked steady throughout the cook,” Chef Tony says. “Everything grilled nicely without me having to shuffle everything around like musical chairs.” Of course, he had to push Weber’s extra-large and extra-hot sear zone to its limits, and it made short work of the challenge by perfectly searing a couple New York strips at once.

Features:

Upgraded burners, expanded usable space, and Weber CRAFTED compatibility make this one of the more full-featured Practical-class grills.

We’ll piggyback off the performance section straight into one of the Weber GENESIS E-325s’ most notable features: the extra-large, extra-hot sear zone. It’s rated for 13,000 BTUs — a massive step up in raw cooking power from the Genesis II sear burners — and, as Chef Tony demonstrated, has no trouble handling multiple cuts of meat at once. The 3 main burners total 39,000 BTUs, with Weber’s proprietary PureBlu flame providing an efficient burn and precise, repeatable temperature control. As the name implies, Chef Tony observed these flames to be almost completely blue, meaning they achieved complete combustion. Though you’ll need batteries to power the burners, our grill expert appreciates their constant-spark ignition that makes lighting the grill as easy as pushing a button and turning a knob.

Next-level burners are one thing, but Weber took great care to ensure a rewarding overall grilling experience, leaving Chef Tony just as impressed with the finer details. For starters, the grill includes a top cooking rack that folds out to create a spacious secondary grilling surface. There’s even more usable space on the extra-large prep and serve table, conveniently located on the right of the grill near the sear zone. But perhaps the most wow-worthy feature of the Weber GENESIS E-325s is its compatibility with the Weber CRAFTED Outdoor Kitchen Collection, a custom-made cookware series that takes the grill’s versatility to another stratosphere. Just be aware that the frame kit and grillware (a baking stone, wok & steamer, griddle, and much more) are sold separately for this model.

To keep the usual grilling accessories close at hand, Weber included 6 built-in tool hooks on the side tables; the 2 hooks on the lower right side of the cart are for storing the grill’s conventional grates when Weber CRAFTED grillware is in use. Weber’s long-standing grease tray even received a facelift, with the drip pan now integrated for seamless cleanup. Finally, the grill’s propane-tank scale readout has been helpfully extended to the exterior of the cart so you can quickly check fuel levels at a glance. In the end, it was clear from our Weber GENESIS E-325s gas grill review that this storied brand has once again reset the standard for what a Practical-class grill should be.

Overall Rating

4 out of5
Value
4.5
Design & Style
4.0
Construction
3.5
Innovation
3.5
Even Heat
4.0
High Heat
4.0
Minimum Flare-Ups
4.0
Temperature Range
4.0
Customer Service
5.0
Warranty
3.0

Questions & Answers (6)

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Question:
Can the grill be assembled without the side tables? If so, what are the overall dimensions?
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Hi. Yes, the Weber GENESIS E-325s can be installed without the side shelves. Just make sure all clearances are followed.

Asked by Go AgsAnswered by Wesley

 
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Do the side tables fold down like some of the other Weber grills ?
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Hi, Fritz. Neither side table folds down.

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Can anyone tell me the height from floor to top of the prep table?
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Hi, Brendan. Weber does not list the height from the top of the side tables to the floor.

Asked by BrendanAnswered by Wesley

 
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how to work the wheel locks
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Answer:
Hi Sam. You can press down on the red tab with your foot to engage the wheel lock, then lift the tab to unlock the wheel.

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Does this work with the Weber CRAFTED cooking system?
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Answer:
Hi Kristin! Yes, all 2022 GENESIS grills are compatible with the WEBER CRAFTED Outdoor Kitchen Collection. This requires a WEBER CRAFTED frame kit, if not already included.

Asked by KristinAnswered by Aimee

 
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Is the prep area bigger?
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Answer:
Hi Jean. The 2022 GENESIS line was designed with a new-and-improved larger side table that offers more room to prep and serve. This size depends on the specific grill.

Asked by JeanAnswered by Ryan

 
Question:
Can you convert the grill from propane to natural gas, or vice versa?
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Answer:
Hey Donna! For safety reasons, Weber does not authorize gas conversions on their grills. Any such changes could in fact void your warranty.

Asked by DonnaAnswered by Kaylin

 
Question:
Does this work with the Weber CRAFTED cooking system?
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Answer:
Hi Henry! Yes, all 2022 GENESIS grills are compatible with the WEBER CRAFTED Outdoor Kitchen Collection. This requires a WEBER CRAFTED frame kit, if not already included.

Asked by Henry L.Answered by Aimee

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Question:
Is the prep area bigger?
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Answer:
Hi Russel. The 2022 GENESIS line was designed with a new-and-improved larger side table that offers more room to prep and serve. This size depends on the specific grill.

Asked by RusselAnswered by Ryan

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Question:
Can you convert the grill from propane to natural gas, or vice versa?
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Answer:
Hey Cathy! For safety reasons, Weber does not authorize gas conversions on their grills. Any such changes could in fact void your warranty.

Asked by CathyAnswered by Kaylin

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