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10 Best Toasters of July 2024


Bestseller No. 1
Elite Gourmet ECT1027B Cool Touch Toaster with 6 Temperature Settings & Extra Wide 1.25" Slots for Bagels, Waffles, Specialty Breads, Puff Pastry, Snacks, ETL Certified, 2 Slices, Black
Bestseller No. 2
Mueller UltraToast Full Stainless Steel Toaster 4 Slice, Long Extra-Wide Slots with Removable Tray, Cancel/Defrost/Reheat Functions, 6 Browning Levels with LED Display
Bestseller No. 3
BLACK+DECKER 2-Slice Toaster, T2569B, Extra Wide Slots, 6 Shade Settings, 850 Watts, Crub Tray, Cancel Button
Bestseller No. 4
Elite Gourmet ECT-3100 Long Slot 4 Slice Toaster, Reheat, 6 Toast Settings, Defrost, Cancel Functions, Built-in Warming Rack, Extra Wide Slots for Bagels & Waffles, Stainless Steel & Black
SaleBestseller No. 5 −13%
Mueller Retro Toaster 2 Slice with 7 Browning Levels and 3 Functions: Reheat, Defrost & Cancel, Stainless Steel Features, Removable Crumb Tray, Under Base Cord Storage, White
Bestseller No. 6
Amazon Basics 2 Slice Toaster With 6 Browning Settings, Removable Easy-to-Clean Crumb Tray, Cancel Button, 900W, Black & Silver.
SaleBestseller No. 7 −17%
Cuisinart 4 Slice Toaster Oven, Brushed Stainless, CPT-180P1
Bestseller No. 8
BELLA 2 Slice Toaster with Auto Shut Off - Extra Wide Slots & Removable Crumb Tray and Cancel, Defrost & Reheat Function - Toast Bread, Bagel & Waffle, Sage
Bestseller No. 9
Hamilton Beach 2 Slice Toaster with Extra-Wide Slots, Bagel Setting, Toast Boost, Slide-Out Crumb Tray, Auto-Shutoff & Cancel Button, Defrost Function, Stainless Steel (22794)
SaleBestseller No. 10 −10%
Toaster 2 Slice Stainless Steel Toaster Two Slice Toaster with Removable Crumb Tray Toaster Wide Slot Toasters 2 Slice Best Rated Prime with 7 Bread Shade Settings and Bagel, Defrost, Cancel Function


Breakfast is often considered the most important meal of the day, and a well-toasted bread slice or a perfectly browned bagel can be a delightful way to start your day. But with the plethora of options available in the market, picking the right toaster can be a daunting task. To make your decision easier, here is a comprehensive buying guide:

1. Size and Capacity: First and foremost, consider how many slices of bread you usually toast at once. If it’s just for you or perhaps you and a partner, a two-slice toaster should suffice. However, if you have a larger family, you might want to opt for a four-slice toaster.

2. Type of Toaster: There are two main types of toasters – pop-up toasters and toaster ovens. Pop-up toasters are the traditional ones that only toast bread. Toaster ovens, on the other hand, offer more versatility and can be used to bake, broil, and warm various foods, in addition to toasting.

3. Slot Size: If you enjoy different kinds of bread – from thin slices to thick bagels and artisan loaves – ensure that the toaster you choose has wide and adjustable slots.

4. Browning Controls: A good toaster should offer a range of browning options so you can toast your bread exactly how you like it. Look for models with dials or digital controls that let you precisely set the browning level.

5. Additional Features: Many modern toasters come with features like a “bagel” setting, which toasts one side of the bread more than the other, a “defrost” setting for frozen bread, or a “reheat” setting to warm the toast without browning it more. Some toasters also have a “lift and look” feature that allows you to check on your toast without cancelling the cycle.

6. Easy to Clean: Look for a toaster with a removable crumb tray. This makes cleaning the toaster a breeze as you can simply remove the tray, dispose of the crumbs, and slot it back in.

7. Material and Design: Toaster materials can range from plastic to stainless steel. While plastic models are often cheaper, stainless steel toasters are more durable and have a sleek, modern aesthetic that suits most kitchen decors.

8. Safety Features: Safety features like cool-touch exteriors, auto shut-off, and high-lift levers for smaller items can protect you from accidental burns.

9. Price and Warranty: Lastly, consider your budget. While high-end toasters offer more features and tend to be more durable, there are many affordable options that still deliver a quality performance. Also, check the warranty and the after-sales service provided by the manufacturer.

Remember, the best toaster is one that meets your specific needs and preferences. Happy toasting!