Whilst names like the George Foreman still remain synonymous as the top health grills, they've come a long way in recent years - so much so, we're almost spoilt for choice.

It's no secret that these handy kitchen appliances not only make cooking some of your favourites less of a chore, it also rids your meals of any excess fat and oils - making it a healthy option too.

Thanks to technology, many of the options on the market won't just give you a leaner steak or burger patty either, enjoy a host of yummy and most importantly, healthy recipes.

If you're ready to implement a healthier diet, an electric grill is a great addition to add to your kitchen. Whilst it certainly won't replace your oven, it's a handy gadget to keep in the house.

We've listed ten of the best electric grills for you to try out now.

Best electric grills to try in 2020

1. Salter Marble Collection 2 in 1 Fold-Out Health Grill

Salter EK2384 Marble Collection 2 in 1 Fold-Out Health Grill

The Salter Fold-Out Health Grill is a top contender if you're looking for an affordable option for healthier meals. It's got 2 in 1 functions which makes it that little bit more appealing, especially for under £35.

It has chic, grey marble coated cooking plates that are non-stick and a complete breeze to clean, being abrasion resistant also ensures that the durable gadget will last you for a time to come.

Fold out the grill flat to use it as a tabletop grill, perfect for searing and grilling meats or vegetable. Alternatively, folding it allows you to press your paninis and sandwiches to perfection.

Price: £33.44, Amazon - buy here now

2. George Foreman Large Red Steel Grill

George Foreman Large Red Steel Grill

It's highly unlikely you would have made it this far in search for an electric grill and not have stumbled across a George Foreman machine, they've only sold 100 million worldwide.

This grill can cook up to seven portions in one go, which is great if you have a large family or are entertaining guests. 

The perfect fit drip tray is easily adjusted to catch excess oils from your food whilst cooking, it's also easily removed for quick cleaning.

Price: £39, Amazon - buy here now

3. TEFAL OptiGrill+ Health Grill

TEFAL OptiGrill+ Health Grill

If you haven't got a lot of mouths to feed, but still want a decent machine with numerous cooking abilities - the TEFAL OptiGrill+ Health Grill is one to consider.

The grill can cook up to two portions at a time, so wouldn't be best suited to larger households.

Clever sensor technology in the grill automatically measures the thickness of each cut of meat, it will then adjust the cooking time to suit. The sensor technology even detects how many items are on the grill, adapting the temperature and grilling time accordingly.

A colour changing light display on the grill let's you know what stage in the cooking process your meat is at; yellow when rare, orange for medium and red when it's well-done. Good steaks just got a lot easier.

This gadget takes a lot of the guesswork out of cooking and for under £100 is a complete steal.

Price: £99.99, Currys - buy here now

4. Cuisinart Griddle & Grill

Cuisinart Griddle & Grill

The Cuisinart Griddle and Grill has a stylish design that will make a great addition to any modern kitchen.

The multi functional kitchen gadget can be used to grill, griddle, as a panini press or fully open as a tabletop grill. Opening the grill full will give you enough cooking space to serve for at least eight people.

Food is not only cooked healthier with a discreet fat disposal tray, you'll have five heat settings to cook your favourites exactly how you like them and a sear function, which is a nice bonus feature not all grills have.

Price: £100, John Lewis - buy here now

5. VonShef Smokeless Grill

VonShef Smokeless Grill

The smokeless grill from Von Shef has a clean and minimal design that will blend in nicely to any kitchen setting.

It boasts a powerful 1200w and comes with some great features that are desirable to both beginners and expert grillers. The most desirable of the features is of course the hidden fan within the grill, that works to extract smoke from the surface as your food cooks.

The removable, ceramic grill plate is dishwasher safe for convenient cleaning.

Price: £74.99, Von Shef - buy here now

6. Ninja Health Grill & Air Fryer

Ninja Health Grill & Air Fryer

The Ninja Kitchen brand holds a lot of weight in the modern kitchen, thanks to the broad range of reputable gadgets designed to make our lives (at least in the kitchen) a little bit easier.

As well as being a healthy grill, it doubles up as an air fryer which could essentially cook your whole meal with just one machine. How's that for healthy, convenient cooking

It's not the cheapest purchase you'll make, but it is however, an all round great appliance to have in your kitchen that will last for years to come.

Price: £179.99, Ninja Kitchen - buy here now

7. George Foreman Indoor & Outdoor Grill

George Foreman Indoor & Outdoor Grill

This clever grill from industry favourite George Foreman is the perfect gadget for every home whatever the weather. It's suitable for outdoor use and thanks to great design, is easily collapsible for use indoors too.

The large grill is capable of cooking up to 15 portions, which is ideal for big summer BBQ's or entertaining throughout the year.

A removable cooking plate makes cleaning just as much of a breeze as cooking. 

Price: £67.99, Robert Dyas - buy here now

8. SAGE Smart Grill Pro

SAGE Smart Grill Pro

At £229, the SAGE Smart Grill Pro is the priciest on our list, but if you're looking for a machine that will give you perfect results every time with super smart technology - this is it.

Adjustable heat controls and a BBQ mode ensure you'll achieve food exactly to your liking. It's packed with a host of smart sensors, which help to monitor accurate temperatures and cooking times. 

The gadget comes complete with a temperature probe, when attached simply select what it is you're cooking (meat or fish) and how well done you would like it and sit back - you'll be alerted when it's ready.

Price: £229, Currys - buy here now

9. Wahl James Martin Grill with Flat Plate

Wahl James Martin Grill with Flat Plate

If you're looking for a nice and simple option for leaner cooking and aren't too fussed about added features, the Wahl James Martin Grill is a great option.

If space is scarce this doubles up as a hot plate and would ideal for trips away or for students. The flat plate is a nice feature to have and allows you to cook a variety of meals with just the one machine.

Price: £39.99, Amazon - buy here now

10. Gotham Steel 6 Portion Electric Indoor Grill Griddle

Gotham Steel 6 Portion Electric Indoor Grill Griddle

Gotham's electric grill is another good option for a medium sized household, cook up to six healthy portions at a time,

An adjustable temperature dial with four settings gives you control of the heat, allowing you to achieve perfect results every time.

A nifty keep warm feature will keep your grilled goods ready, even when you aren't.

Included in the pack is a recipe book, packed with over 50 delicious recipes for you to try.

Price: £34.99, Argos - buy here now