3 Panini Presses to Grill the Perfect Sandwich Every Time

Elevate your at-home sandwich game with one of these quality panini presses

Pressed grilled cheese sandwich with grill marks
A warm, pressed sandwich brings out the flavors of everything between the bread.Unsplash/Pixzolo Photography

A panini press is a versatile kitchen tool that’s great for taking your sandwich game to the next level.

Whether you're looking to save money by dining at home — or if you just happen to love the hiss of pickle juice hitting the grill as you press a cubano — one of these four panini presses will surely do the trick.

George Foreman 4-Serving Removable Plate Grill and Panini Press, Black
This option has a non-stick coating and comes with dishwasher-safe removable plates.George Foreman

This indoor grill has a large, four-serving grilling surface and it built with easy cleaning in mind. It also features a durable design and a quick, ten-minute heating time — simply plug it in and you’re good to go.

Breville Duo 1500-Watt Nonstick Panini Press
This sleek, stainless steel machine features a nonstick grilling surface and a floating hinge.Breville

This stylish panini press is engineered to accommodate sandwiches of all shapes and sizes. Works great for thin quesadillas but it can easily handle sandwiches piled high with meats and cheeses too. It also features non-slip feet and a flat bottom cooking surface to provide even heating across your sandwich.

Hamilton Beach Electric Panini Press Grill With Locking Lid, Opens 180 Degrees For Any Sandwich Thickness, Nonstick 8" X 10" Grids, Red
This space-saving device boasts a cool-touch handle.Hamilton Beach

This panini press features a floating lid for larger sandwiches and can be stored upright to save space in the kitchen. The floating lid also locks in mid-air, which is great for melting cheese on open-faced sandwiches.