10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens

A kitchen is said to be the coziest room in the house; the room where loved ones tend to gravitate and the room where long and lasting memories are created. In the summertime, however, pleasant outdoor temperatures can leave us longing for the fresh area and sunshine that the season has to offer.

An outdoor kitchen combines the best of both worlds, providing a space for you to cook up something special while still taking in the elements. Whether you’re designing an outdoor kitchen or are just looking to feel inspired, these chic outdoor spaces are sure to put you in the right frame of mind.

1.) Light and Airy

This bright outdoor kitchen uses painted white wood and raw wood elements to create a look that is refreshing and light. White countertops and walls give the space an open feel, while green plants and succulents remind you that you’re outside and among nature.

10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens

2.) Natural Stone

This open outdoor kitchen uses raw stone to create a look that blends harmoniously with its surroundings. The countertops and sink feature black, polished stone, while the flooring features dark and rustic brick. The sink faucet protrudes from a wall of naturally shaped stones. Looks peaceful, doesn’t it?

10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens

3.) Smart Storage

This outdoor kitchen utilizes its storage options to create a beautiful outdoor kitchen with lots of under cabinet space. Firewood is stored under the silver sink and countertops, merging rustic and modern elements for a look that is tidy and harmonious.

10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens

4.) Green Outdoors

This outdoor kitchen uses green plants to accent its dark theme, from the dark wooden fence to the dark tones of the wooden cabinets and stone countertops. Green foliage makes this space into a lush and welcoming outdoor escape, complete with a pizza oven for when you feel like creating a masterpiece.

10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens

5.) All Natural Materials

This semi-outdoor kitchen conjures of images of the days of old, utilizing materials that are naturally rustic and worn. Stacked and rough stones build the walls behind the shelves, creating a satisfying contrast when paired with the smooth countertops and floors.

10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens

10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens
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6.) Pizza Oven

This outdoor kitchen area features a classic stone and brick pizza oven at its center, creating a cozy and earthy feeling that draws visitors toward its warmth. The hot elements of the fire-oven are paired with soft green foliage from nearby potted plants to create a look that is happy and harmonious.

10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens

7.) Garden Delight

This outdoor garden features a selection of hand-potted herbs on its top shelf, utilizing the natural light that an outdoor garden can provide and creating a look that is lush and green. The under cabinet storage is also optimized, providing plenty of space for firewood, dishware, and cooking accessories.

10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens

8.) Raw vs. Painted Wood

This chic and modern outdoor kitchen pairs rustic wood with sleek black wood that has been painted in a matte finish. Concrete floors finish the look to create a space that is sophisticated yet earthy, captivating you with creative use of wood and modern design.

10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens

9.) All-Black Wood

The countertops and walls of this outdoor kitchen feature an all-black wood that sets the stage for a tidy and sophisticated space, accented by the light wooden floors and cooking accessories. Potted green plants and trees keep this space feeling cool and lush, even when temperatures soar outdoors.

10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens

10.) Outdoor Haven

This outdoor kitchen creatively shelters you from the elements, creating a cozy and safe space that draws you into its energy. Nestled amongst the pine trees, this outdoor space uses different types of stone and redwood to create a cool, earth-inspired kitchen and cooking space.

10 Photos of Inspiring Outdoor Kitchens


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