The RT-2500 BFG is the king of the mountain in pellet grilling, and you won’t find more bang for your buck anywhere or at any price. By focusing on flavor, convenience, and versatility, the RT-2500 makes all other grills obsolete. Additionally, our commitment to superior build quality, components, warranty, temperature control, and customer service ensures that you get everything you pay for out of your grill. In short, there isn’t a grill anywhere in the vicinity of this price point that offers the quality of a recteq. Our factory direct pricing eliminates the middleman, changes the game, and makes you the winner. With all the flavor and none of the hassle, recteq offers better flavor than charcoal and more convenience than gas. You can bake, smoke, sear, grill, and even dehydrate, all with the push of a button. It’s that easy! That’s why those in the know own a recteq.


Below are some undisputed facts that prove why recteqs are the premier grill in the industry:


1.     Build Quality

With 2500 square inches of cooking space, this grill is built like a tank. Simply put, it’s a big freakin’ grill! recteq utilizes a combination of high-quality stainless steel designed to last a lifetime. They feature a commonsense design that doesn’t have gimmicky features that create weak points, making our grills something you can pass down to your family as a cherished heirloom filled with years of memories. The ultimate outdoor grill by a mile, we encourage you to buy once and buy right instead of buying inferior products over and over. 


2.    Components

recteq features stainless steel grates, firepots, heat deflectors, and drip pans. They also include a stainless steel logo and smoke cap, with stainless steel hardware as well. We have never in the history of our company had a firepot fail on us; we’ve even driven over it with a dump truck and a steamroller (we’re not kidding)! Additionally, we added two interior lights for those late-night cooks. recteq also utilizes a ceramic ignitor rod that won’t rust or corrode that’s been rated for up to 100,000 lighting cycles.


3.    Warranty

recteq offers the best warranty in the industry, bar none. The RT-2500 BFG comes with a 6-year bumper-to-bumper warranty that is absolutely unmatched by anyone in the industry. If you encounter a problem, we’re going to make it right. It’s the right thing to do, and it’s that simple. 


4.    Temperature Control

With the most precise controller on the market, our proprietary Smart Grill Technology™ is designed to maintain temperatures to your desired set point. Also, with WiFi capability, you can control your grill from virtually anywhere! This gives you unmatched control, flexibility, and precision. With your recteq reliably holding temperature, you can cook anything you want without worrying about the wild temperature swings that competitor pellet grills struggle with.


5.    Customer Service

You simply will not find a company that offers better customer service than recteq. Would you believe that each customer receives both co-founders’ cell phone numbers with their purchase? Well it’s true, and it’s our duty to make you feel as if you’ve truly become part of the recteq family.


6.    Reviews

We encourage you to read them. They truly speak for themselves.


With world-class grills, world-class customer service, and world-class customers, it’s time to take your grilling game to the next level! 


Temperature Controls
  • Smart Grill Technology™ Controller | Proprietary PID algorithm maintains temperature precisely
  • WiFi Technology | Control and monitor your grill remotely from your wireless device
  • Automatic lighting feature | No messy charcoal or unsafe fire starters
  • Automatic shutdown feature | Enter cool down mode with the push of a button
  • 200ºF to 500ºF in 5º increments | Bake, smoke, sear, grill, broil, roast, and even dehydrate
  • Dual 46" meat probes (Probe A, Probe B) | Monitor 2 cooks simultaneously
  • LO setting | Xtreme smoke operates under 200ºF achieving maximum smoke output
  • FULL setting | Allows you to achieve temperatures above 500ºF
  • Stainless steel cooking chamber | No paint to fade, flake, or fail
  • 53 lb. hopper capacity | Up to 53+ hours of continuous cooking
  • Iconic micro-polished 304 stainless steel bull horn handles | Feel the trademarked recteq quality
  • Stainless steel controller shelf | Holds a large platter or dish | Protects critical components
  • Stainless steel hopper lid | Doubles as a warming surface
  • Stainless steel hopper lid piano hinge | Worry free operation for the lifetime of your grill
  • Dual stainless steel hopper lid handles | For easy access from either side of your grill
  • Limited edition custom recteq logo | Show off your recteq pride with this limited edition recteq emblem
  • Hydraulic lid system | Open and close your lid with ease
  • Dual stainless steel spill-proof bucket hooks | Keep grease buckets from getting knocked off
  • Dual smoke stacks with stainless steel caps | Holds up to higher temperatures and will last a lifetime
  • Dual reinforced stainless steel pull bar handles | Allows you to easily move your grill
  • High temperature powder coated steel lid with welded reinforced frame | Heavy duty | Cleans easily to maintain a new appearance
  • (4) 6" locking caster wheels | Easily move and lock your grill in place
  • Bottom shelf | Provides ample storage
  • (4) Snag-free tool hooks | Keeps cooking tools at an arm's reach
  • (4) Stainless steel tie-down points | Immobilize your grill for transport or secure it in place
  • 2,535 sq. in. total cooking area with 3 racks | Cook more food than ever before with removable and adjustable middle and top racks
  • Dual 761.5 sq. in. removable middle and top racks | Removes with ease
  • Dual interior lights | Easily removable, dishwasher safe glass lens | Grill day or night
  • 6 grill grates made from 5/16" 304 stainless steel rods | Lasts the lifetime of your grill | Easy to remove and clean
  • Integrated stainless steel meat hanger | Removable rod for smoking meats easily
  • Centered 304 stainless steel firepot | Indestructible | Won't fail
  • 304 stainless steel heat deflector with integrated smoke tray | Evenly distributes heat throughout cooking chamber
  • Dual 304 stainless steel drip pans | Funnels grease out of the cooking chamber into the drip buckets for easy clean up
  • HotFlash Ceramic Ignition System | Rated at over 100,000 cycles | Nearly 300 years of grilling
Construction Features
  • Heavy duty stainless steel hardware | Won't rust, corrode, or fail
  • High temperature RTV caulk | Keeps moisture out of grilling chamber
  • Probe port hole | No pinching probe wires in your lid
  • Rubber grommets on all wire ports | Prevents wire chafing
  • Integrated heat vents | Protects electronics from heat
  • Modular construction | Allows for individual component replacement
  • Component access panels | Easily access components
Power Source
  • 110 Volt AC GFCI outlet | NEC compliant safety standard
Fuel Source
  • 100% natural hardwood pellets | Gives great flavor, burns cleanly, and produces little ash
Customer Care
  • Ships directly to your home | FREE shipping - The BFG is a very heavy grill and will require a minimum of 2 people to move / assemble once delivered
  • 6 Year Warranty | Industry leading
  • recteq world-class customer service | Unmatched individualized customer satisfaction

If you are not fully satisfied with your recteq, return it within 30 days and we will refund your purchase price.
We are confident that you will love your new recteq wood pellet grill.

    Ratings & Reviews

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    6/11/2019 3:00:00 pm

    BFG RT-2500

    Danny Parker -

    Nice, well built quality smoker. Only real issue is the design for attaching the combo shelf/controller. What a pain. No room for fingers or tools. A better simpler attachment design gn would make this a “5”

    5/30/2019 3:00:00 pm

    BFG RT-2500

    Dan Graham -

    This thing is amazing. No complaints at all. Holds temp perfectly !

    5/18/2019 3:00:00 pm

    BFG RT-2500

    Richard Talbert -

    I have on one other grill and this grill by far is so much better. It Burns much more efficiently and you are able to fine tune the cooking temperature. The grill is very heavy and feels solid. The pictures and descriptions do not do this grill justice. I was hesitant on buying it because I was not able to see it in person. But I'm glad I did buy it. It far exceeds my expectations. And the customer service is incredible. While I was building my grill I broke the wires to the temperature probe. I emailed them and they called me the next day and put it in the mail the same day I talked to them at no charge to me. I wish I had bought this grill over my old one several years ago. If you have a choice on the next pellet grill you buy make it a REC TEC any REC TEC, you cant go wrong with this company.

    5/19/2019 3:00:00 pm

    BFG RT-2500

    Heinrich Reddecopp -

    Received my BFG RT-2500 on May 11/2019 assembled it 0n May 18 and used it for the first time. It worked great!

    5/16/2019 3:00:00 pm

    BFG RT-2500

    Alan -

    It is fantastic. I own a GMG Jim Bowie and this
    BFG is infinitely better. Its construction, temp control, hopper capacity and cook surface are world class. Love it. Just need to offer a cover for it.

    4/11/2019 3:00:00 pm

    BFG RT-2500

    Franklin Cabasier -

    Absolutely love it so far. I've only had three cooks on it so far, but it met and exceeded my expectations. PID is amazing. When you set it to a certain temperature it does not vary. Hope to be using it a lot this summer.

    5/17/2019 3:00:00 pm

    BFG RT-2500 Wood Pellet Grill

    Dario Montoya -

    A huge grill with endless possibilities. I’ve smoked 3 racks of ribs and 6 tri tips so far. Can’t wait to try a whole hog. This could definitely handle it. Also very impressed with Rec Tec’s customer service. I emailed them for a few missing screws during delivery. It happens. I got a phone call 5 minutes later and they sent what was needed and even apologized for the inconvenience. Seems like a stand up company. Brisket this weekend.

    5/18/2019 3:00:00 pm


    Billy Pyron -

    Best grill you will ever own in your life. My BBQ game just got drafted to the pros. In a word.......WOW!!

    5/22/2019 3:00:00 pm

    BFG RT2500

    Craig B. -

    I've been using the RT680 for the past couple years and absolutely loved it... except when I needed to smoke more than a couple briskets at the same time. The BFG was the answer! Build quality and features are excellent. At this point, the only thing it is missing is the hundreds of hours of sweet smoke that built up in my RT680!
    Without a doubt, the best feature of all Rec Tec grills is the customer service... second to none. Both my RT680 and BFG RT2500 were damaged by the shipping company. One call to Rec Tec customer service and they absolutely made it right... without making me deal with the shipper or jumping through other hoops.
    I wholeheartedly steer anybody that asks toward Rec Tec!

    5/22/2019 3:00:00 pm


    Donald Scott -

    Love the the BFG2500 went together very easy. Not sure why it didn't come with instructions. Your other grills come with instructions. Other than that awesome grill.

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