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How to Clean a Commercial Gas Griddle or Electric Griddle

 

Whether you operate a gas griddle or an electric griddle it is important to clean the griddle after each cooking cycle and never allow grease, oil or fat to build up. Not only will this help you maintain the performance and appearance of the griddle, but it will also help you prepare delicious and safe food that will keep diners coming back time and time again.

Griddle Cleaning Tools

While the griddle cleaning products you use will depend on what is recommended in the operating and safety instructions for the griddle, some handy and useful griddle cleaning tools include:

  1. Sponge
  2. Spatula
  3. Warm soapy water
  4. Grill scraper
  5. Grill stone
  6. Griddle polishing pads
  7. Griddle screens
  8. Grill and griddle cleaner
  9. Griddle scrubber
  10. Griddle scraper

Gas Griddle Cleaning Tips

Always consult the operating and safety instructions for your gas griddle before cleaning.  Some general cleaning tips:

  • Make sure the gas griddle is turned off and has cooled down before cleaning
  • Empty and clean any grease drawers or trays
  • Clean the griddle daily with a clean, damp cloth
  • Use a moderately stiff spatula and warm water to remove any food residue

Electric Griddle Cleaning Tips

Always consult the operating and safety instructions for your electric griddle before cleaning.  Some general cleaning tips:

  • Make sure the electric griddle is turned off and has cooled down before cleaning
  • Never submerge the cord, plug or equipment in water or liquid
  • Empty and clean any grease drawers or trays
  • Use a damp cloth, sponge dipped in soapy water, metal scraper or griddle stone to clean the electric griddle

Remember:  You can never be too safe when it comes to working around and cleaning a commercial griddle. Always consult the consult the operating and safety instructions for your gas griddle or electric griddle before cleaning.

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