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Best garden fire pits

Best garden fire pits

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Warm up on a chilly summer evening with one of our favourite garden fire pits. Some of our picks even double as a barbecue for outdoor cooking.

Deck out your garden with a stylish fire pit to take your outdoor space to the next level. They're great for spending some time with family and friends, gathered around a warming campfire on a chilly summer evening.


We've gathered a wide range of options, from stylish centrepieces to practical outdoor essentials. Some of our picks double up as simple barbecues, great for cooking anything from burgers to kebabs. See what to cook on a campfire with our camping recipes or our barbecue collection.

For more outdoor inspiration, see the best charcoal barbecues on test, the best pizza ovens for cooking outdoors and the best camping stoves. Complete your outdoor feast with the best picnic baskets, picnic rucksacks and the best outdoor tableware.

Please note, give your fire pit enough space to burn safely. While most fire pits are designed to burn wooden logs, some may tolerate coal or charcoal. Check package instructions for guidance on what to burn and fire safety tips. 

Outsunny metal mesh fire pit

Outsunny fire pit

Add a contemporary feel to your garden with this unique square design from Outsunny. The mesh sides keep ash from escaping, containing any excess mess. The durable, steel construction is finished with high-temperature paint for heat resistance. Is also includes a poker tool for stoking fire logs.

Available from Amazon (£110.99)

Groombridge stainless steel fire pit

Groombridge Stainless Steel Fire Pit

Go all out with this deluxe fire pit from Groombridge. The elegant design will make for an impressive centrepiece in your garden. It comes with all the bells and whistles including a cooking grate for barbecuing, a spark screen for safety and a fire poker to stoke burning logs. The 13.5 cm-wide rim provides enough space for barbecue utensils and allows convenient access while cooking, making it a great option for outdoor foodies.

Available from Wayfair (£224.99)

Homebase Texas painted steel fire basket

Fire basket

This simple fire basket is easy to use and very budget friendly. Little assembly is require for this fuss-free design. The base plate keeps the basket stable while catching any burning embers. The painted steel is hard-wearing and durable. Coming in at just £35, it's great value for money.

Available from Homebase (£35)

All Things Brighton Beautiful Outdoor fire bowl

Outdoor Fire Bowl

Minimalists will love this gorgeous garden fire pit from All Things Brighton Beautiful. This simple design will complement a range of patio styles and garden spaces. Three legs keep the bowl stable on any surface, while the hammered steel finish adds a subtle special feature.

Available from Not on the High Street (£69.95)

ASAB Outdoor square fire pit

Square fire pit

Looking to grill up a barbecue feast in your garden? This square fire pit, complete with a cooking grate, is large enough to barbecue an elaborate summer spread. It comes with a mesh spark screen for containing embers, and a fire poker. The sleek, modern design complements a wide range of home décor styles.

Available from Amazon (£84.99)

La Hacienda Idris clay fire bowl

Clay fire bowl

Add a rustic touch to your outdoor space with this handmade clayfire bowl from La Hacienda. Hand-painted, this gorgeous fire pit is decorated with elaborate carvings and detailing. This fire bowl is complete with a mesh safety guard and fire poker.

Available from Homebase (£80)

Stanyon Steel Wood burning fire pit

Stanyon Steel Wood Burning Fire Pit

This simple fire pit is equal parts stylish and practical. It's easy to use with minimal assembly required. The stunning oxidised finish is achieved in a natural process after the product is exposed to weather conditions. This fire pit will only look better year after year.

Available from Wayfair (£77.12)

MADE Rada metal fire pit


Looking for the ultimate stylish garden décor piece? This sleek, matte black fire pit from MADE is sure to elevate any outdoor space. The sturdy design is robust and practical while the finish looks sleek and minimal. The chunky legs help keep the fire pit in place, ensuring a safe evening campfire.

Available from MADE (£179)

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This review was last updated in April 2021 If you have any questions, suggestions for future reviews or spot anything that has changed in price or availability, please get in touch at 

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