When you choose your new toaster oven, you will find that many different models are available. You can buy a conventional toaster, or decide to go to the higher end of the market and buy a toaster oven. Many toaster ovens offer lots of different functions, letting you bake, broil, toast and even steam.

Here is a list of 5 of the top toaster ovens available on the market.

Black and Decker TO1303SB 4 Slice 

This oven is available at a very good price, an entry level model that comes complete with fantastic looks. The black casing and stainless steel door look great together, you could say it is a kitchen classic.

There is no need to pre heat your conventional oven, this model will enable you to get cooking straight away.

The front window is large and helps you to keep track of how things are cooking. The timer, with a ‘stay on’ function, makes cooking easy and to your exact specification.

While it is small enough to fit on any counter top, it still allows you to cook up to four slices of bread or a 9 inch pizza.

This appliance would be a great choice if you are looking for an entry level model, but require something that looks good on the counter top. Black and Decker toaster oven reviews are available by clicking the link.

Panasonic NB-G110P Flash Xpress 

This toaster oven cooks with two 1300w infrared lights which cook up to 40% faster than a conventional toaster oven. For convenience the oven instantly heats, eliminating the need to pre heat the oven.

The oven has six cooking menus, all of which have pre-set buttons. It will automatically calculate the cooking time for a wide variety of foods such as bread, waffles and bagels and also has a reheat function. The digital timer and temperature settings make the oven very user friendly.

The machine comes complete with an inner tray, which is perfect for cooking a 9 inch pizza or 4 slices of bread. All of the crumbs are collected in the removable tray for easy cleaning.

An interior light allows you to view the food while it is cooking and an audible beep lets you know when the cooking is complete.

A top end model, perfect if you require plenty of features and easy cooking.

Cuisinart CSO-300 Combo 

This has to be my top choice. While it is expensive, it offers so many functions and features. This steam and convection oven incorporates all of the functions of a professional steam oven in a smart and compact way, it is so small, you can place it on any countertop.

The fact that it cooks with steam reduces cooking times by up to 40%. You can select any of the nine cooking functions which include bread, bake convection, bake steam, broil, broil steam, steam or super steam. A keep warm function also comes in handy when entertaining.

This oven not only toasts and bakes, it allows you to steam or poach any type of fish, poultry, rice or vegetable. You can also use the bake steam function that will roast vegetables or meat perfectly. The food comes out perfectly moist and juicy, yet beautifully browned.

If you enjoy making bread, a special setting allows you to proof bread and rolls and bake them quickly, this machine can bake up to 35% faster than a conventional oven, while retaining the nutrients and vitamins, as well as the moisture and freshness.

A fantastic feature is the steam clean facility, who would say no to a self-cleaning toaster oven?

Not only is this a very versatile oven, it looks great too. It is finished in brushed stainless steel, adding style to any kitchen.

Rosewill RHTO-13001 6 Slice Toaster Oven 

With this oven, preparing pizza or toast really couldn’t be easier. When you consider the price of this model, it offers lots of features. It will bake, broil, toast and warm, making it a fantastic addition to any modern kitchen.

The machine is finished with a black exterior, and has a white interior, which will add style to the modern kitchen. The large window allows to you monitor what stage the cooking process is at.

Compared to a lot of models it has a large cooking area, it will easily fit a 12 inch pizza or up to 6 slices of bread. It is powered by a 1500w adjustable thermostat, giving you perfect results, with minimal effort. The 60 minute timer also allows you to ensure your food is cooked precisely every time.

For such an affordable model, this is a powerful oven that really shouldn’t be passed by without serious consideration.

Westinghouse WTO-201-0S Toaster Oven 

This appliance would be a fantastic addition to any kitchen. It is not only affordable, but has great looks with its sleek and stylish stainless steel exterior.

For a cheaper toaster oven, this model has a large cooking capacity. It can cook up to four slices of toast or a 10 inch pizza. This oven also has a good temperature range, from 250 – 450 degrees Fahrenheit.

It features four cooking settings, which include bake, broil, toast and keep warm. This oven also has a 60 minute timer, perfect if you have other things to get done while the toaster oven works away without supervision. It comes complete with a tray to bake or broil and an oven rack, all specifically designed for this model.