25 Best Outdoor Bar Ideas for Entertaining — Backyard Bar Designs

Mike Garten

As the weather warms up, we all want to spend a little more time outside. Even simple things like dining, having a drink, or enjoying your morning coffee on a lazy Sunday morning are somehow even better when you’re outside. And if you like to be entertained (and who doesn’t like it), this is the perfect time to invite people to enjoy the great outdoors with you. When the barbecue and grilling season is over, you will want to have an ideal space for outdoor receptions.

Whether part of an outdoor kitchen, attached to your home, or its own functionality being self-contained, these outdoor bars make outdoor entertainment a simple and elegant adventure. Structures that will look great added to your terrace to bars that integrate perfectly with the wildlife that surrounds them, there is a bar for each type of garden. No matter what style you choose, these outdoor bars will definitely give your yard an instant makeover.

Advertising – Continue reading below

2

Wooden bar cart

If you don’t have much space, this little bar can fit into any corner of your patio, patio or courtyard.

BUY NOW

3

Outdoor bar with tile

We’d love to sip cocktails in this trendy black and white bar this summer. The DIY bar area has patterned tiles for style and weather resistance – it will withstand the summer sun as well as the snow in winter.

4

Standing wooden bar

This romantic and simple wooden structure is ideal for entertaining a large crowd. Bonus points if you can grow ivy on the sides.

BUY OUTDOOR BAR TABLES

5

Bar attached to the house

If you live in a place where it is hot most of the year, you will love having breakfast in this open and fresh kitchen bar. Four mounted crows create the perfect solid surface!

6

Rustic bar cart

If you are planning on entertaining, can we recommend this charming rustic bar cart idea? There is plenty of room under the fabric cover for food and drink, and the wheels make it very easy to place anywhere.

SHOP BAR TROLLEY WITH WHEELS

7

Outdoor bar with a roof

A grill, a mini-fridge, a cooler full of drinks – what more could you need in this garden space? We like the way this architect included a covered space; the roof provides the necessary relief from this hot summer sun.

8

Pallet Outdoor Bar

Simple with a touch of country charm, this minimalist pallet bar is a space-friendly addition to any yard (and many businesses and distribution centers are ready to offload them for your craft project).

BUY PALLETS

9

Outdoor bar with green space

If you are outside, you might as well enjoy a little greenery! A bar attached to a potted plant structure like this brings you closer to nature.

ten

Outdoor mini-bar

If your outdoor space is limited, try a mini bar like this. It won’t take up as much space, but if you meet people, it will definitely do the job.

BUY WOODEN BAR TROLLEYS

11

Bar outside the farm

This charming country bar transformed into an exterior is the definition of rustic charm. If you have space, a wooden overhang is a great farm touch.

BUY WOOD AND METAL BARS

12

Outdoor bar and patio

Don’t leave your barbecue alone on the edge of your terrace – while waiting for your budget, an open-air kitchen and bar create a warm and familiar outdoor meeting place.

13

Outdoor stone bar

A charming slab stone design like this fits perfectly with the natural beauty of your outdoor space if you want to make your bar a permanent addition to your backyard.

BUY BAR STOOLS

14

Outdoor bar with barrels

Industrial corrugated iron combined with intimate woodwork gives this bar its own ambience – and the original touch of wine barrels certainly helps.

BUY WINE BARREL BARS

15

Outdoor wicker bar

This mod wicker bar goes with just about any patio furniture you already have – plus, it comes with matching stools, and you can order it from Amazon.

BUY NOW

16

Addition of an outdoor bar

Complement your large backyard porch with this elegant backyard arbor configuration – but only if you’re ready to do it all (this one has a barbecue and includes outdoor plumbing).

17

Outdoor stone and wood bar

Who wouldn’t want to take advantage of this creative outdoor bar? We love the mix of wood and stone to create a casual yet sophisticated garden look.

18

Outdoor bar on a patio

Hello, storage space! We love that this outdoor wooden DIY bar has room underneath for drinks, ice and other supplies.

19

Integrated outdoor bar

Is there another way to enjoy your summers on the grill? If you have a pool, try a poolside bar and grill like this one to keep all the action in one space.

20

Outdoor Tiki Bar

For a budget bar, an eclectic tiki bar is a relatively expensive way to party. Mai Tai, anyone?

21

Exterior with Spanish tile

This colorful and original bar is definitely compact. The handyman has integrated thick wooden beams and elements of built-in tiles to stand out.

BUY COLORFUL OUTDOOR BARS

22

Outdoor bar with tons of storage

Outdoor bars are great for serving food and going out – but they’re also super practical. Shelves like these will provide you with many functional storage spaces.

23

Game Day Outdoor Bar

If you can’t get to the game in person, the best thing you could do is watch it in an idyllic country bar surrounded by nature.

24

Cinderblock outdoor bar

Who would have thought that concrete blocks could be so pretty? These reused concrete blocks could be the cheapest outdoor bar on this list, especially if you already have a few. For obvious reasons, we would not recommend this particular design for a home with young children.

BUY STANDARD ASH BLOCKS

25

Southwestern outdoor bar

Grill at the back. Sitting at the front. An outdoor kitchen is definitely more expensive – but for entertainment in hot weather, it’s really the best way to eat out.

SHOP OUTDOOR KITCHENS

26

Tropical outdoor bar

This tiki mini bar saves space and is the perfect choice for matching tropical themed garden decor.

Advertising – Continue reading below

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *