Why Southern Pride

The dependability of our equipment and our innovative design over the years has made Southern Pride’s
quality wood burning barbecue pits and smokers a leader in the foodservice industry. Our distributors provide 
value added support to help you be successful. We are here to exceed your expectations.


The standard features of a Southern Pride Smoker and distributor support provide greater value to the equipment and the overall "before and after" purchase experience.  The high quality construction and components ensure a long service life, few operational problems and a high resale value.  The accuracy of the controls and superior convection air process provides more reliable product consistency and high quality results.


-We provide informational videos before and after the sale to help you through the uncrating, unpacking, venting, installation, operation, maintenance and cleaning of your new Southern Pride equipment

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-All heavy gauge “304 stainless steel construction”, inside and out. (Reduces potential for rust, less deterioration after years of use.)

-304 Stainless Steel Rotisserie Hanger Racks

-Convection Fan Access Door: Easy access to convection air system for required periodic cleaning. 

-Multiple venting options designed exclusively for our ovens. 

-ETL safety and sanitation listing.

-NSF or EPH for sanitation approvals on all models.

-Digital Thermometer/Thermostat controls standard on all models. 

-Safety shock relay on all rotisserie systems.

-Optional vent flue locations (front or back). 

-Common carrier shipping available on all but our largest models (Most cost effective long distance shipping method). 

-Fast and Easy access to service compartments.

-Automatic drive system tensioner on rotisseries. 

-Stainless Steel Automatic door closers. 

-Rotisserie Drive Pins are Rotating Teflon. 

-Week-end (7 day) technical support. (8 a.m - 5 p.m. seven days a week)No maintenance bearings on rotisserie and convection fan systems.  

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