Do you have a love for cooking?
Do you enjoy spending time with friends and family outside in the fresh air, talking and eating together?
If so, then an outdoor kitchen might be just what your backyard needs. There are many designs to choose from when it comes to building an outdoor kitchen. Some people prefer a conventional design that is similar to indoor kitchens while others go more modern or rustic. Either way, there are some great plans that can be used to build an outdoor kitchen.
5 Outdoor Kitchen Plans
Patio Turned Outside Kitchenette
It is small enough to fit in the corner of the yard but large enough to accommodate all kinds of cooking needs for an individual or family.
Patio Kitchenette with Built-In Grills and Fireplace Design This plan shows how you can create an amazing backyard by adding different features, such as built-in grills and a fireplace.
Backyard Wood Fired Pizza Oven
The smell of the smoke, the hot stone searing your dough, and cooking your food on a handmade wood burning oven. These are all great reasons to build your own backyard pizza oven!
It looks like some bricks or blocks stacked up nicely into a dome shape with some piping involved.
Outdoor Serving Carriaget
This design is a great example of going rustic. It includes an outdoor kitchen that has all the amenities you would find in an indoor one, such as gas and charcoal grills, built-in ice maker, refrigerator and sink. The plan also shows how to add on a covered serving area for parties or gatherings outside.
Patio Storage Cabinets
This design is a great example of how to incorporate storage into the outdoor kitchen. It includes cabinets for storing all kinds of appliances, cookware and decor pieces.
The designs are endless so you can have your outside space match your style or simply what meets your need for an outdoor kitchen.
Outdoor Bar with Built-in Seating
An outdoor bar is a great way to add some entertaining space outside. You can create an outdoor area with built-in seating, countertops and storage for all kinds of drinks and accessories. It also includes lighting that makes it easy to use the bar at night time or when having gatherings in the evening hours.
James, the D.I.Y Expert, graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Horticulture from Colorado State University. Love writing blog posts and guides to help others learn how to garden!