Our helpful experts are ready to help you in person at The Grilling Store. If you prefer to shop from the comfort of your home, you can find most of the products we carry at AceHardware.com. Buy online and pick-up in-store for free. Just remember to select Hillcrest Ace Hardware as “Your Store” when shopping in order to see our on-hand inventory information.

    Your neighborhood grilling store.

    About Our Company

    Your One-Stop Shop for All Things Grilling

    The sizzle of meat, the smell of fresh burgers in the air. There’s something about cooking out that makes mouths water. Whether you’re impressing guests or cooking dinner for your family, there’s always a reason to grill. The Grilling Store at Hillcrest Ace Hardware has everything you need to enjoy the BBQ grill flavors you love all year long.

    Delivery available throughout San Diego County.  Ask one of our friendly team members for details.


    Get Free Goodies with Your Traeger Timberline Purchase

    Purchase a Traeger Timberline 1300 or Timberline 850 and we will give you a starter package for free! Starter package includes a cover for your new grill and two bags of Traeger wood pellets. This offer is only available in-store at The Grilling Store at Hillcrest Ace Hardware. Limited to stock on-hand.

    The Timberline 1300 and 850 are top-shelf grills that boast three tiers of stainless steel grates that let you load up the grill with feast-worthy amounts of food. Fully insulated construction maintains steady temps in any weather for ultimate consistency. Plus, the included Traeger Pellet Sensor lets you monitor your pellet levels from anywhere using the Traeger App, so you never run out in the middle of a cook.

    All the Best Brands

    Grilling for Everyone

    From beginners to pitmasters we have everything you need.  We carry the best grills and the top grill brands with a wide variety of styles and accessories.   When you walk into the store you will feel like you are in Grilling Heaven.  We have gas, charcoal, and pellet grills, grilling accessories, grill parts, barbecue sauces, dry rubs and marinades, firepits, and patio furniture!

    Best Brands
    We carry the best grills and the top grill brands with a wide variety of styles and accessories.
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    Outdoor living can be experienced all year in San Diego. Let us help you create an incredible recreation space to enjoy with your family at home.
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    Grilling Videos
    Recipes created by Ace's Grilling Expert, Chef Jason, from 5280 Culinary! Learn the tips, tricks and gear to grilling!
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    Selecting the perfect grill for your home should not be a tedious task.  Our knowledgeable staff will provide their expertise to help you choose the grill that is right for you.  We promise you will enjoy the shopping experience in our comfortable store environment.
    What We Carry

    Brands You Can Trust

    With the best brands including Big Green Egg, Traeger and Weber, The Grilling Store will show you how to become an EggHead, welcome you to the TraegerHood, or help you show your Weber Pride.
    What We Offer

    Our Selections

    Need a unique gift or grilling accessory for your Backyard BBQ Boss? We’ve got a great selection. Looking for something you don’t see in our store – we can probably get it for you.  Our warehouse is stocked with hundreds of cookers, grills, smokers and fryers, including other unique grill brands like Blackstone, Pit Boss, Masterbuilt, Oklahoma Joe, Pit Barrel, Bayou Classic and more.

    The Ultimate Cooking Experience
    The Original Wood Pellet Grill
    A Grill Like No Other
    TRUInfrared Technology Changes the Grilling Game
    Built For The Wild
    Make Great Pizza At Home

    Business Hours

    Monday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Tuesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Thursday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Friday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Saturday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
    Sunday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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