Best Small Rice Cookers

Here are the small rice cookers from various brands! ‘Small rice cooker‘ might mean anything from 1 cup to 4 cup, since everyone has different definitions…Well, I just compile all  here for you to choose.

Zojirushi NS-LAC05 Micom 3 Cup Rice Cooker – My New Top Pick

Zojirushi NS-LAC05 Micom 3-cup Rice Cooker Review

Zojirushi NS-LAC05 Micom 3-cup Rice Cooker Review

Zojirushi NS-LAC05 Micom 3 Cup Rice Cooker is a modern, compact and handy rice cooker that is suitable for small to medium size family. It also saves the countertop space with its optimum size of 11 ½ by 9 by 7 ¼ inches as well as its built-in retractable electrical cord which is perfect for those who have small-size kitchen. Click here – Zojirushi NS-LAC05 to read more

Sanyo ECJ E35S

Sanyo ECJ-E35S rice cooker review

Sanyo ECJ-E35S rice cooker review

Cooking rice has never been easier now with the Sanyo ECJ series. The Sanyo ECJ E35S rice cooker is the model you need if you think Sanyo ECJ D55S is a bit too big for you. This little rice cooker plus steamer cooks up to 3.5 cups – just enough for 2-4 persons. To read more -Sanyo ECJ E35S.

Sanyo 3.5-Cup Micro-Computerized Rice Cooker

Sanyo 3.5-Cup Micro-Computerized Rice Cooker with Bread-Baking Function

Sanyo 3.5-Cup Micro-Computerized Rice Cooker with Bread-Baking Function

You can think of it as a combination of rice cooker and oven, with a small footprint of just 11 by 9 by 8 inches. This little rice cooker cooks only 3.5 cups so it might be suitable for one to three persons depending on your appetite. Click here – Sanyo 3.5-Cup Micro-Computerized Rice Cooker with Bread-Baking Function to read more.

Cuisinart CRC-400 4 Cup Rice Cooker

Cuisinart CRC-400 4-Cup Rice Cooker Review

Cuisinart CRC-400 4-Cup Rice Cooker Review

This stylish looking rice cooker is design for single people and can only serve 1-2 people. Click here – Cuisinart CRC-400 to read more.

Panasonic SR-G06FG 3.3 Cup Rice Cooker

Panasonic SR-G06FG 3.3 Cup Rice Cooker

This model is design for single and couple who don’t eat rice daily but need to cook rice fast and nicely when needed. And best of all, it’s very cheap! Just perfect rice cooker for student, couple and newlyweds. Check out the detail review – Panasonic SR-G06FG 3.3 Cup Rice Cooker here.

Black & Decker RC3303 3-Cup Rice Cooker

Black & Decker RC3303 3-Cup Automatic Rice Cooker

Black & Decker RC3303 3-Cup Automatic Rice Cooker

Although it says on the description that this is a 3-cup rice cooker, in fact it really makes 3 cups of cooked rice instead of uncooked rice. So in reality, this is a 1.5-cup rice cooker. It is very small and looks like a toy! I think this rice cooker is just nice to bring with you while traveling. Click here – Black & Decker RC3303 3-Cup Automatic Rice Cooker to read more.

Small Rice Cookers

Small rice cookers may be useful for couples or single people, but for the standard family, I recommend getting a 5-cup rice cooker like Sanyo ECJ D55S or this affordable Aroma 8-Cup rice cooker.

You can find more of my recommendations according to cup size here: Best Rice Cookers – Sorted By Cup Size or find my tips on how to choose a rice cooker in my Best Rice Cooker main page.