Weber Genesis II E-335 Review [September 2022]

Weber Genesis II Gas Grills

Weber II E-335 Propane Grill

Fuel Type: Liquid Propane

Genesis II E-335 Natural Gas Grill

Fuel Type: Natural Gas

The Weber Genesis II has some fantastic features that you can’t find in any other grilling machine. The first thing you noticed is that the Side Burner is back in the Genesis series, particularly its point of attraction.

Other attractive aspects are stainless steel flavorizer bars, huge grilling area, tuck away warming rack, powerful side burners, infinity ignition, fuel gauge, and grease management systems. Each part has their own benefits. Also, you can get a choice of liquid propane as well as natural gas in it. A long flexible cable will be available for natural gas connection.

The design is well researched to provide an attractive look and is made for years. After unboxing, we could collect it without any trouble. The grille’s performance is quite impressive. The heat is enough for the proper cooking, and we can manage cooking for 3 or 4 people simultaneously. After cooking, it has a grease management system to clean it properly, and it is easy to separate the parts for cleaning.

Weber Genesis II E-335 Review: First Impressions

Weber Genesis II E-335 Review

Weber 61016001 Grill Specifications
Primary Cooking Area 513 sq.”
Warming Rack 156 sq.”
Main Burner 3 (39000 BTU/H)
Sear Station Burner 1 (9000 BTU/H)
Fuel Liquid Propane and Natural Gas
Side Table 2
Tool Hooks 6
Weight 153 lbs
Dimensions 59″ x 29″ x 47″

Reasons To Buy

  • Side-mounted gas tank.
  • Spacious Grill cabinet.
  • Offers controlled heat.
  • Porcelain-enameled lid.
  • 10 years warranty support.
  • Lid mounted Thermometer.
  • Side burner for sauce preparations.
  • Sear Station creates an intense heat field.
  • Available in natural and liquid propane gas.
  • Equipped with GS4 high-performance system.
  • Enamel Coated cast iron provides warm retention.

Reasons To Avoid

  • Take a long time to assemble.

Weber Genesis II Gas Grill​: Detailed Specifications​

Superior Heat Retention

This genesis gas grill can provide 500 to 550 degrees of hotness inside the grill under a closed lid. Its three main burners use 39000 BTU per hour, the sear station uses 9000 BTU per hour, and the side burner uses 12000 BTU per hour. As a result, you can use maximum heat power for fully fried food with exact warmth control.

With all those features, you get fast and uncomplicated performance. The sear station raises the temp level and creates an intense heat zone to add sear marks on your meat. Prepare your saute or simmer by using side burners while the main course grills under the lid.

Perfectly Grilled Food

If you find something in which you can get better results with less hard work, you will take it. This genesis gas grill also incorporates a similar feature called IGrill 3. It is a sub-gen mobile app that allows you to control the grill. This app works via Bluetooth with an attached thermometer device. This IGrill 3 app-thermometer monitors food from beginning to end, displaying the real-time temperature on your mobile device.

Convenient Large Area

This gas grill provides you with ample space so that when we are out partying, there is no long wait for food. This powerful grilling machine allows you to cook up to 3 or 4 people in a single batch. This genesis model is possible due to the large area of 696 square inches, where 513 square inches is for the main preparation area. The other 156-square-inch foldable tuck-away warming area is convenient for fast food preparation.

Design & Build Quality

High-quality material protects your grill from rust or moisture. The manufactured quality of this gas grill is much better than other machines. Also, the design of this grill makes it practical to use and store without any problems. This grill has porcelain-enameled cast iron parts, stainless steel parts, and more for ultimate reliability.

With its superior design and manufacturing, you can be assured of quality and durability. The solid cooking grates provide equal heat distribution across the entire grilling surface and are built to last. The grill cabinet has enclosed storage space for all your essential grilling tools and accessories.

Easy cleaning option

This Weber grill includes separate parts for easy and quick cleaning. Also, it has a grease collection tray. When the drip drops come from the favorite bars, it goes into a disposable tray placed just below the main grilling area. So, you can easily take out the tray and replace it with another one that saves you a lot of time. Besides, stains above the surface can also remove once by dying a wet cloth.

Tool Hooks and Side Table

When working with the grill, some ancillary facilities provide you with a lot of help to finish your work without running around like a table, a place to keep the cooking equipment, and some tool hooks.

You can use the side tables to keep the platters or preparation table for holding plates, seasonings, and tools within arm’s reach. It provides hooks to hand the tools for easy access and organization of backyard workspace.

Final Verdict​

This Genesis gas grill is equipped with the necessary features for power and fantastic food, and a 10-year warranty covers all these. This GS4 Top-Performance Grill System sets the standard at its level in the gas grill and Lands Weber world. It contains a sire station, world-class grilling engine, and side burner for a perfectly grilled meal.

This powerful system is based on years of cooking experience, culinary expertise, and most importantly, people’s critical wants and needs. In simple bodies, these are easy to use and provide uneven satisfaction to your backyard grilling experience.

The E model gets its name because the lid and cabinet body are constructed of porcelain Enameled steel. This grill has a cooking grate made from cast iron.

So do you still want to leave it? I do not think at all. So what are you waiting for now? Order now and connect your sire station with world-class grilling.

I think this Weber Genesis II E-335 review must have been essential for you too. If you have any questions or want to give your opinion, share it with us in the comment box below.

Frequently Asked Questions​

1. On This Model, Do The Knobs Light Up?

The control knobs on these weber grills do not light up. Of our models so far, only our “Summit Series” has lighted control knobs.

2. Are All Its Metal Parts Made Of Stainless Steel?

Most of its parts, doors, control panel, table, lid shroud, cooking gate, flavorizer bars, burner tube, and heat deflector are made of stainless steel. Some components of the grill are made of different materials. But you can rest assured that Weber offers you a 10-year warranty on all parts of this model to get you an actual value for your money.

3. What Is Weber Genesis Special Edition?

The Standard E-series grill available at Home Depot and Lowes is a set-up from Genesis grills. They include handling light and upgrades 9mm stainless steel cooking grate. It performs better and last than the porcelain-enameled cast iron on an E-series grill.

4. Is Weber Genesis Infrared?

The Weber Genesis Series is the only infrared gas grill we reviewed that features a sear burner with its controls and BTU input. It is an infrared gas grill, and the Weber Genesis will be hot and ready to cook within three minutes. It is much faster than the most efficient conventional gas grills.

5. What is its heating capacity?

This Weber gas grill is designed to reach 500° – 550°F after about 10–15 minutes, with the burner high and the lid closed. If you are having trouble getting your grill to a higher temperature range, keep in mind some important things.

  1. The first thing is that you are setting the burner control properly.
  2. Ensuring your grill is properly heated is very important.
  3. Keeping the cover closed dramatically reduces the possibility of flare-ups, and the temperature rises in the right direction.
  4. If you have a propane-powered model, make sure you don’t have a “bypass” problem.
  5. Grilling in cold weather presents some unique challenges.

Sharanpreet Kaur
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About the author

Sharanpreet Kaur is a Senior Staff Writer reporting on The FireFly Grill. She has completed her graduation in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Punjab University, Patiala. She believes in writing, learning, and acquiring knowledge. Writing fascinates her, which encourages her to develop and deliver content effectively. She works passionately and helps guide people to make the right decision.

When she's not writing, she enjoys watching movies, hanging out with friends. Further, she is ardently interested in food and admires the art of having different kinds of cuisines. She not only tries various foods out of hunger but for the joy of connecting with other cultures. As per her vision, food brings people together, and trying a variety of cuisines isn't restricted only to health; rather, it is more about joy, happiness, and celebration.