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Customer Reviews for Masterbuilt 16 Quart Propane Fryer with Thermostat Control in Black

Internet #312922384

Model #MB20020120

Store SKU #1005255126

  • Fry, steam, or boil your favorite foods with the push of a button
  • Thermostat valve precisely controls temperature from 200-400˚F
  • Includes one large basket and two half-size baskets

Customer Reviews

  • 4
    out of 58 reviews
  • 78% recommend this product
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Deep fryer / propane
The worst experience I ever had. It took about 2 month to get my product and then all the screw on the product wasn't tight and couldn't be tighten because the thread was all strip. So I wouldn't really buy anything from you guys nomore
by Bad0409
Response from Customer SupportJan 8, 2021
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So easy to use
Easy to use and easy to clean. Easy to assemble and light.
by Jeffbsr
Good
I’ve used this product several times and I have no complaints. The first use was a little hard getting the pilot to start but since then it starts with no problem.
by Deep fryer
Quick start up
Bought fryer about a month ago,couldn't be more happy,gets up to temperature very quick,used to to fry peanuts
by Drtictoc
Broke right away.
Used it once, the knob was a little wonky, them it stopped moving. Unable to ignite or turn knob. Tried to get part replacement from web site as I had thrown away box etc, NO PARTS AVAILABLE?? SO I have a big, new, expensive pile of crap. Waiting if parts will be listed after covid but can't use item at all. Contacted Masterbuilt, they never responded with available parts.
by Mcguirelogo
Response from Masterbuilt Tech SupportOct 12, 2020
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SO AMAZING
[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] I GOT THIS MASTERBUILT PROPANE FRYER W/ THERMOSTAT CONTROL ABOUT A WEEK AGO AND THIS PRODUCT IS SO AMAZING EASY TO SET UP SO EASY TO USE AND SO EASY TO CLEAN AFTER USE. WHAT I LOVE MOST OF ALL IS THE VARIETY OF FOODS THAT CAN BE COOKED WITH THIS PRODUCT FROM FRYING TO BOILING AND MAKES SUCH GREAT TASTING MEALS BECAUSE OF ITS THERMOSTAT CONTROL AND TEMPERATURE GAUGE I AM ABLE TO SET MY DESIRED TEMPERATURE AND KNOW MY PRECISE TEMPERATURE OF OIL WHILE COOKING. DEFINITELY MY GO TO FRYER!!
by johann17
So User Friendly!
[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] The Masterbuilt propane fryer with thermostat control is simply amazing.It takes approximately ten minutes to get it set up straight from the box. It is very sturdy, and the fryer is stable. I set mine up on a cement patio. Lighting the unit is easy. I used a long lighter meant for lighting candles, but if you don't have one, there is an attachment with a chain on one of the sides near the handle that allows one to slip a match into it and light it that way. The handle on the other side is set up to hold the lid when checking on the food as it cooks. The temperature dial and the enclosed thermometer are helpful in determining how hot the oil, and/or water is. I got the oil up to 350 degrees for frying onion rings, chicken, and french fries. I used the two small baskets for these items, although there is also a larger basket included. The fryer heats up quickly, and our food was ready in record time. This is so much nicer than frying indoors. My kitchen remained grease, and odor free! This is a very high-quality fryer, and will last for years if cared for properly. There is an enclosed spout on the side that is used for draining the unit of oil after it has cooled off. After I drained it, I used sudsy hot water to wash out the inside, and again used the spout to empty it. I dried the inside, placed the enclosed lid on it, and covered it with a special cover I separately bought for this purpose. I intend to take very good care of mine. My entire family was pleased with the resulting meal. I highly recommend this propane fryer to everyone who loves to eat good food, and has the space to use it.
by Mamie700
Answer to my deep frying needs
[This review was collected as part of a promotion.] I am an avid outdoor cooker. I love being able to cook outside to keep my kitchen clean, and my house from smelling like food. The Masterbuilt Propane Fryer with Thermostat control is an amazing addition to my outdoor cooking arsenal. I love that I can deep fry in it, it takes 2-4 gallons of oil and comes with 3 baskets, one large (for a turkey), and two smaller baskets for smaller items. It starts up like my grill with a push button igniter, and the temperature can be controlled with the knob from 200-400 degrees Fahrenheit. It heats up fast and I love that it is contained in one sturdy unit. This unit is large, but I love the height. I also love that it can be used for more than one purpose. The oil can be drained easily out of the side, and it can be filled with water for a crab boil! I haven't done that yet, but I can't wait to be able to have a gathering and host a crab boil outdoors. My guests will love it! This is an impressive and versatile piece of equipment, that I know will bring a ton of enjoyment and cooking pleasure to my life. I trust the Masterbuilt name, and know that it means quality. Thank you for an amazing addition to my outdoor kitchen!
by Teammaxey
Great fryer
I ordered this fryer about 2 months ago and receiver it quickly. I have used the fryer and was pleased with it’s operation . I would recommend this item to anyone that likes to have backyard party’s . Thank you for a wonderful product Masterbuilt.
by Fred1962
Looks great
I brought it over a month ago and I have always had trouble lighting it, the knob is garbage
by Warren concession
Response from Customer SupportMay 7, 2021
Dear Warren concession, Thank you for taking the time tor review our product. We are sorry to hear that the unit is not functioning as expected. We have created a claim to further assist you.
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