An outdoor fire pit allows you to have more time in your outdoor space even on uncomfortable days like the winter season or on cold mornings and nights. However, some find it cumbersome to set up wood fire pits because of the smoke and the works since you have to constantly feed the fire with logs to sustain it. Ashes are also annoying and are even health and fire hazards especially when the wind is strong.
To address these problems, modern outdoor fire pits now use fire glass rocks. Fire is basically heat, crack, weather, and corrosion-resistant while being an outstanding heat radiating medium. It also requires less maintenance and almost indestructible.
Whether you are looking for a patio fire pit or deck fire pit, your needs are the same and can be addressed by a modern outdoor fire pit. And the best thing about them is that they can double as a table for your patio or deck set.
We checked Amazon and came up with a shortlist of our most recommended tabletop fire pit choices.
|BALI OUTDOORS Gas Fire Pit Table, 28 inches 50,000 BTU- Editor's Choice||Compact at 28 x 28 inches||Check Price|
|Endless Summer 30" Outdoor Propane Gas Fire Pit Table||With steel panels on the storage beneath and fiberglass-reinforced resin tabletop||Check Price|
|Legacy Heating 57 Inch 50,000 BTU Rectangular Outdoor Gas Propane Fire Pit Table||Long outdoor fire pit at 57 inches||Check Price|
BALI OUTDOORS Gas Fire Pit Table, 28 inches 50,000 BTU – Editor’s Choice
This outdoor fire pit is decently sized, emitting just the right amount of heat for several people seating near it. It can deliver up to 50,000 BTU of output heat and with enough space to house a 20-pound LPG tank beneath it. It is space-saving, and just the right size for average-sized households to get warmth from.
This fire pit is clad in iron, making it durable and weather, and corrosion-resistant. It also has its antique, old-world charm from elegant fireplaces. It has embossed designs on top and around for a more inviting and appealing aesthetics. Though it looks classical, it does not mean its functions are outdated. It is easy to fire up with its Piezo ignition system and with one push of the button.
The BALI OUTDOORS Gas Fire Pit Table, 28 inches 50,000 BTU also has a cover sold separately so you can turn this outdoor fire pit into an ordinary table when not in use. But even while the fire is lit, this outdoor gas fire pit has an extended space around the pit to put your food or drinks to while you warm yourself.
The fire it creates is adjustable using a rotary knob, which also acts as the starter ignition switch. This outdoor fire pit also comes with fire glass in blue color (you can also buy this in other colors). Fire glass rocks are great alternatives to fire logs since it does not produce smoke, snoot, ash, and is essentially indestructible and requires little maintenance. It can also amplify your fire’s heat emission (radiation) by up to three times, allowing your outdoor fire pit to be more energy efficient.
The BALI OUTDOORS Gas Fire Pit Table, 28 inches 50,000 BTU is square in shape and measures 28-inches on each side. This makes this outdoor fire pit a beautiful center table in your outdoor patio or deck set. It is also easy to maintain; just wash mild soap and dry with a damp cloth to avoid rusting. You can also spray it with an iron protectant for a shinier finish and extended lifetime.
|Output heat rating at 50,000 BTU||Some users find it too small and do not generate enough heat|
|Compact at 28 x 28 inches|
|With removable lid (sold separately)|
|With extended table space for food, drinks, or other stuff|
|Powered by LPG|
|Comes with fire glass rocks|
The BALI OUTDOORS Gas Fire Pit Table, 28 inch 50,000 BTU is good for small outdoor spaces or to heat a few people at a time, like a small family or intimate circle of friends. The design and finish are huge pluses since this outdoor fire pit looks classic and modern at the same time. It could have been perfect if this small fire pit’s removable lid is already included in the set.
A smokeless fire pit is a good alternative to the wood fire pit version, providing you the warmth you need without the hassle of feeding logs for continuous fire, and the hazard of inhaling ashes and smoke. This outdoor fire pit works like that since it works using fire glass rocks to sustain the fire and increase the radiated heat.
The Endless Summer 30″ Outdoor Propane Gas Fire Pit Table measures 30 x 30 inches and stands at 25.14 inches. It does not take up too much space in your deck, patio, or balcony, making it versatile to use with any space you have.
It is made of steel panels around the storage space beneath. On top is a resin tabletop that is reinforced with fiberglass to withstand cracks and from conducting heat directly from the outdoor fire pit.
This propane tabletop fire pit has adjustable fire settings for better fuel efficiency. It is also easy to operate using a push-button ignition system and can emit up to 30,000 BTU.
This outdoor fire pit looks modern and premium with its black steel finish. The tabletop is extended to serve as space for your food and drinks or other items. The blue fire glass rocks add elegance to the fire, making the ambiance feel romantic through the blue-like flame. But then, you can change the fire glass rocks to other colors to your preference.
|Output heat rating at 35,000 BTU||Does not have a removable lid to turn it into a table|
|Compact at 30 x 30 inches|
|With steel panels on the storage beneath and fiberglass-reinforced resin tabletop|
|Comes with blue fire glass rocks|
|One push-button start ignition system|
|With leveling legs to adjust it to various floor terrains|
The Endless Summer 30″ Outdoor Propane Gas Fire Pit Table makes a good portable fire pit because of its size and weight. It also has a classic design that makes it fitting to different outdoor styles, themes, or even moods.
Do you need a bigger outdoor fire pit to warm more people or to fit your space better? This 57 inches’ stainless steel fire pit is all you need for that warm romantic morning or evening moment with your loved ones or partying with your friends.
This powerhouse outdoor fire pit can emit up to 50,000 BTU of heat. It uses LPG or propane as fuel and has enough storage space for a 20-pound tank beneath. It is easy to use since it is equipped with an automatic ignition device system.
The best thing about owning a large fire pit, particularly the ones that have removable tabletop lids, is that it can double as a dining table. This makes it flexible to use even on warm days, and also comes as a space saver furniture outdoors since you do not need a separate table for normal occasions.
The Legacy Heating 57 Inch 50,000 BTU Rectangular Outdoor Gas Propane Fire Pit Table comes in high-grade, premium materials that increase its aesthetic value and improve its durability.
This fire pit gas is made of aluminum, which we all know to be a lightweight but durable, weather and corrosion-resistant material, ideal for outdoor environments. The burner is also made of stainless steel, equipped with flameout protection, and is ETL certified to guarantee safe use.
The knob of the side panels is also made of aluminum, with the panels made of powder-coated thick aluminum that is also heat resistant to avoid burns upon contact.
The Legacy Heating 57 Inch 50,000 BTU Rectangular Outdoor Gas Propane Fire Pit Table makes a great backyard fire pit since it is multi-purpose (as a fire pit and as a dining table), all-weather resistant, and looks beautiful in any space.
|Output heat rating at 50,000 BTU||Some users find the fire output isn’t hot enough as they expect|
|Long outdoor fire pit at 57 inches|
|Comes with a removable top lid to double as a dining table when you are not using the fire pit|
|Made of aluminum and stainless steel for aesthetics and durability|
|Comes with fire glass rocks|
The Legacy Heating 57 Inch 50,000 BTU Rectangular Outdoor Gas Propane Fire Pit Table gives you the advantage of having a dining table outdoors when you are not using the fire pit since it comes with a lid. This outdoor propane fire pit is also pretty affordable on its price point since it is long and is made of high-grade materials such as stainless steel and aluminum.
A tabletop gas fire pit is a safer and more energy-efficient alternative to wood burning fire pits and is a must for your outdoor space so you can still use it more frequently, even on cold days.
Checking the aspects of portability, ease of use, and safety features, the most versatile outdoor fire pit to use among this list is the BALI OUTDOORS Gas Fire Pit Table, 28 inches 50,000 BTU.
What we like most about BALI OUTDOORS Gas Fire Pit Table, 28 inches 50,000 BTU is its compact size, which makes it more flexible to use in any type of space without considering if it fits. It emits quite powerful heat for its size and looks great outdoors with its combination of classic and modern finish and design.