13 Outdoor Kitchens With Bars

These bars place guests in the middle of the action and showcase sensational style from coast to coast.

Photo By: Key Residential

Photo By: Mid-Atlantic Timberframes

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Photo By: Mid-Atlantic Timberframes

Photo By: Orly Olivier/FormLA Landscaping

Photo By: Belgard

Photo By: Southview Design

Photo By: Greenstone Products

Photo By: Belgard

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Photo By: Belgard

Photo By: Gayler Construction/Design Build

Ranch-Style Entertaining

A rustic covered outdoor kitchen in Dallas goes big with a bar using Neolith countertops and metal pendants. Fun features include light green appliances and Western-themed accessories in the outdoor living space designed by Evan Ratcliff with Key Residential.

Feast for the Eyes

Underneath a vaulted, beamed ceiling, this lodge-style outdoor kitchen by Mid-Atlantic Timberframes in Pennsylvania features a bar with views of the fireplace and flat-screen TV. 

Part of the Design

When designing an outdoor kitchen with a built-in grill, the layout and width of the countertops can be expanded to accommodate a bar. This outdoor kitchen and bar area in Chicago uses Belgard products for the bar and flooring.

Extensive Space

Wood, stone and granite combine to create this Pennsylvania outdoor living room with bar seating and appliances, such as a grill and smoker. The outdoor kitchen features a truss and timber frame design by Mid-Atlantic Timberframes.

Mod Appeal

The bar serves as an extension of the built-in grill in an outdoor entertaining space designed by FormLA Landscaping. Mosaic tile further ties the spaces together.

Bar Retreat

Matching umbrellas keep the outdoor bar and dining area covered in this outdoor living space designed by Overstream in Charlotte, N.C. The company used Belgard products for the kitchen, patio and a fireplace manufactured by Adams Building Supply.

Cottage-Style Setup

A bar is a common feature of outdoor kitchens created by Southview Design, based in Minneapolis. At this home, a white pergola extends over the bar, which has seating for four.

Rooftop Oasis

A massive bar surrounds an outdoor kitchen on an Atlanta condo rooftop. The bar's facade uses a veneer made of recycled stone by Greenstone Products.

Corner Spot

Homeowners are designing outdoor kitchen and dining areas with room for a dining table and bar to maximize seating for themselves and guests. This patio's bar and floor use Belgard products manufactured by Miller Materials in Missouri.

Room for Plenty

An island with bar seating and sleek countertops, a fireplace with pizza oven and extensive cabinets demonstrate how homeowners are devoting even more space to outdoor kitchens.

Western Vibe

This outdoor kitchen and bar's rustic setting and Western decor gives off a relaxed feel that encourages folks to belly up to the bar for drinks.

Amid the Action

From this bar, you can see the cooking action, converse with guests at the table and admire the view. The covered outdoor living space in Burlington, N.C., was designed by Color Landscapes using Belgard products manufactured by Adams Building Supply.

Cool California Spot

An extensive California outdoor kitchen, created underneath a vaulted ceiling, features a bar with granite countertops and iron stools. The outdoor kitchen was created by Gayler Construction/Design Build, based outside of San Francisco.

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