Outdoor Kitchen Ideas

Get the essentials, from appliances to countertops, to turn your deck, patio or yard into the perfect outdoor cooking space.

Photo By: Mark Scott; Photo by Will Hare Photography ©Will Hare Photography

Photo By: Mark Scott; Photo by Will Hare Photography ©Will Hare Photography

Photo By: Will Hare Photography

Photo By: Jennifer Cheung

Photo By: Mike G

Seating for Eight

This beautiful bar offers seating for family and friends. Plus, get more kitchen countertop ideas.

From: Mark Scott Associates

Add Stone for Charm

Design by Sierra Hart

Beautifully Efficient

This small kitchen has everything you need, including a host of kitchen appliances.

Warm, Earthy Materials

While the view captures your attention first, the details, like the gorgeous tile floors, hold it. Get more ideas for patio flooring.

From: Mark Scott Associates

Take it Tiki

Design by Scott Cohen

The Best Layout

The U-shaped floor plan gives room for several people to cook. Find more outdoor kitchen layout tips.

Seamless Transition, Indoors to Out

Design by Amy Bubier

Sleek Seattle Kitchen

The stainless steel kitchen cabinets are a perfect foil for the elements in the Pacific Northwest.

Add a Dining Room

Why stop at a kitchen, when you can have a full dining room? Get tips and ideas now.

Start With a Plan

Questions to ask yourself before starting your outdoor kitchen remodel

Install a Water Feature

Design by Chad Robert, ASLA

Make It Sizzle

Put your kitchen poolside for the ultimate fantasy.

Upcycle Old Furniture

Antique lighting, a farm table and recycled chairs give this outdoor dining room a "sit-a-spell" feel.

Check Out the View

Design by Adam Miller

Make it a Living Room

Turn your covered patio into an outdoor living room, perfect for reading or visiting with friends and family.

Outdoor Focal Point

Design by HGTV's Bang for Your Buck

HGTV Green Home 2010

See more of the Courtyard Kitchen.

Warm Up in Palm Beach

This Southern California kitchen makes the most of the landscaping, especially the palm trees.

Blown-Glass Vessel Sink

Design by Donna Moss

Appliances Galore

To make entertaining a snap, consider a two-burner grill and warming drawer.

HGTV Green Home 2009

Design by Linda Woodrum

Kitchens 101

We share the basics of outdoor kitchen design.

Tile Backsplash

Photo courtesy of Laserton

Wood Cabinets Add Warmth

More kitchen cabinet tips

Outdoor Vent Hood

Photo courtesy of Danver Stainless Steel

Take a Staycation

Why leave home with a patio and outdoor kitchen like this?