Cook Better: What to Look for in a Mini Toaster Oven

Save time and space by reheating with a mini toaster oven.

Mini toaster oven
A mini toaster oven lets you make the most of limited counter space.Amazon

Compact enough to perch on your countertop, a mini toaster oven is the perfect appliance for a kitchen starved for space. Today’s toaster ovens can replace a bulky conventional oven, a toaster and even an air fryer, saving you space without sacrificing functionality.

Cuisinart TOA-60 Convection Toaster Oven Airfryer, Silver

A Real Workhorse

This 7-in-1 workhorse is available in three trendy finishes to match your décor.Cuisinart

For small dwelling spaces, nothing beats a multipurpose appliance! So if you’re shopping for a mini toaster oven for your small kitchen, be sure to snag one that’ll do more than serve as a glorified toaster. Today’s options often include baking and broiling settings, and even the ability to air fry.

COMFEE' 6-Slice Toaster Oven Countertop with Convection, 1500W, Bake-Broil-Toast Setting, Includes Baking Pan, Baking Rack and Crumb Tray, Black

Fits a Whole Pizza

Pop in a roast, a 12-inch pizza or your basic cut-and-bake cookies.COMFEE'

If you’re looking for a mini toaster oven to take the place of a conventional appliance, make sure it can fit enough food for the whole family. There’s no need to sacrifice that fresh-from-the-oven taste for more room in your kitchen. Opt for a model that includes all the basics you need, like bake, broil and toast, without the hefty price tag.

Breville BOV450XL Mini Smart Oven with Element IQ

High-Tech Model

Intelligent heat sensors combine with super-fast 1800-watt performance for an even toast on both sides.Breville

A smart toaster takes compact cooking to the next level. It’s able to determine exactly how much heat to apply and where for perfect results every time you use it.