24 DIY Outdoor Kitchen Ideas and Plans

Are you looking at taking your cooking outside? If yes, then you need an outdoor kitchen. One benefit of having an outdoor kitchen is that you’ll be able to grill with ease.

I have made a list of some of the best DIY outdoor kitchen ideas. A contractor might charge you very high to make an outdoor kitchen for you. We highly recommend that you save cost and make it yourself.

24 DIY Outdoor Kitchen Ideas: Take Your Cooking Outside With Style

24 DIY Outdoor Kitchen Ideas and Plans

1. Outdoor Kitchen Made Of Stones

1. Outdoor Kitchen Made Of Stones
I love this idea. Having an outdoor kitchen made of stone is one of the best options if you are looking at having a kitchen that will stay put for years. This kind of outdoor kitchen won’t spoil easily. It is not so easy to make, you might need help from a few people before you can achieve this. In this kitchen, there are cabinets for storage and a grill for grilling times. We highly recommend this DIY outdoor kitchen idea.

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2. DIY Outdoor Kitchen With Concrete

2. DIY Outdoor Kitchen With Concrete
A concrete outdoor kitchen is yet another kind of outdoor kitchen that would last for a long time without needing a replacement. The countertop of this outdoor kitchen is by far the strongest we’ve ever seen. Making this outdoor kitchen for your home won’t be too difficult. The instructions are quite easy to follow. Take your time, read the instructions and this amazing outdoor kitchen will be yours.

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3. Outdoor Kitchen With Concrete Countertop DIY

3. Outdoor Kitchen With Concrete Countertop DIY
Here’s another beautiful outdoor kitchen idea that you can make for your home. It has quite a few cabinets. Don’t mind the small doors, the cabinets are spacious inside. One thing that caught my eye about this outdoor kitchen idea is the concrete countertop. The creator used tempered glass pieces as an inlay, it turned out to be a fantastic idea. The countertop is really beautiful.

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4. Concrete Countertop DIY Outdoor Kitchen

4. Concrete Countertop DIY Outdoor Kitchen
Have a good look at this beauty. Just a glimpse at this would make you want to have one. It is beautiful. I like the thickness of the countertop. It also has a nice sink on top of it. 90% of the materials used to build this DIY outdoor kitchen is concrete. We highly recommend this if you are looking for a small outdoor kitchen that can be used for years to come.

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5. DIY Outdoor Kitchen With Pizza Oven

5. DIY Outdoor Kitchen With Pizza Oven
Having an outdoor kitchen is great, but having an outdoor kitchen with a pizza oven is even better. The creator with a couple of friends was able to craft out this amazingly outstanding piece of art. You might need the help of friends if you want to make this in a few days, doing it alone might take forever. I love how the DIY outdoor kitchen has a lot of countertop space. It feels like bringing your indoor kitchen outdoors.

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6. DIY Budget-Friendly Outdoor Kitchen

6. DIY Budget-Friendly Outdoor Kitchen
Are you looking at not spending a lot of money on this outdoor kitchen project? Here’s one that won’t require you to spend a lot of money. This simple outdoor kitchen has shades of amazing, from the spacious countertop to the storage cabinets and my favorite feature; the wheels. Adding wheels to this outdoor kitchen makes it possible to easily move it around and this could come in handy when you want to change the location of your outdoor kitchen.

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7. Simple Low Budget Outdoor Kitchen

7. Simple Low Budget Outdoor Kitchen
With the grill in place, you might not have a lot of countertop space like other outdoor kitchen ideas, but this outdoor kitchen is very portable. I love the sink of this outdoor kitchen. The outdoor kitchen is not so heavy and can be moved elsewhere whenever you are looking at changing your outdoor kitchen location. It also has some shelves for storage.

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8. Outdoor Kitchen For Garden Shed

8. Outdoor Kitchen For Garden Shed
This kitchen can be used as an outdoor or indoor kitchen. It is made of 95% wood and has a large countertop space for placing your gas cooker and more. It also has a sink. With the bottom shelves on this outdoor kitchen, you would have space to store your gas cylinder, pots, pans, and more. We highly recommend this outdoor kitchen as a low budget option.

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9. DIY Outdoor Kitchen

9. DIY Outdoor Kitchen
Take your cooking outdoors with this replica of an actual indoor kitchen. The creator used wood for the framing of this kitchen. I love how he used amazing tiles to give this outdoor kitchen the perfect finish it deserves. With this kitchen, you have a lot of countertop space to explore.

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10. Concrete DIY Outdoor Kitchen

10. Concrete DIY Outdoor Kitchen
This DIY outdoor kitchen is made of wood and concrete. It can not be moved after placing it in its final resting place. I love the old school oven on the far left. You can use it for pizza, bread and more. This outdoor kitchen doesn’t have a lot of countertop space, however, we highly recommend it.

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11. Large DIY Outdoor Kitchen

11. Large DIY Outdoor Kitchen
If you have a lot of space in your backyard, you can settle for this DIY project. It might take a couple of days to complete this with some friends, but trust me, it will be worth it in the end. This outdoor kitchen has a lot of countertop space, it has storage compartments for pots and pans. We highly recommend it.

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12. Outdoor Kitchen From Reclaimed Materials

12. Outdoor Kitchen From Reclaimed Materials
Here’s a simple one that you can get done in less than 48 hours if you put your mind to it. I love the grill placement idea. This DIY outdoor kitchen idea can be moved around with ease. It has a sink attached to it and a fairly good amount of countertop space.

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13. Outdoor Kitchen With Pergola Top

13. Outdoor Kitchen With Pergola Top
I love the pergola top on this DIY outdoor kitchen. Here’s a great tip; You can install some decorative lights after making this outdoor kitchen and watch your kitchen glow at night.

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14. DIY Palapa Tiki Hut With Outdoor Kitchen

14. DIY Palapa Tiki Hut With Outdoor Kitchen
This kind of outdoor kitchen is perfect for areas where the sun is just too much, the palapa tiki hut will keep you safe from the scorching sun. This DIY kitchen has a very large countertop, it also has storage cabinets, a sink, and more.

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15. Budget-Friendly DIY Outdoor Kitchen

15. Budget-Friendly DIY Outdoor Kitchen
Looking for the perfect summer kitchen for your grilling needs? This outdoor kitchen could be the perfect option. The countertop of this outdoor kitchen is large enough for your cooking needs. It also has a good amount of storage compartments.

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16. DIY Outdoor Kitchen Grill Station


If you already have a huge grill, you might want to consider making a grill station. In this DIY project, you will see how Mr. Build it was able to create a fantastic outdoor kitchen

17. DIY Beautiful Outdoor Kitchen


This is a very beautiful outdoor kitchen DIY project. It has a large wooden countertop and a lot of storage space.

18. DIY BBQ Island


The total cost of making this outdoor kitchen was over $3000, including the bbq. If you have the money, I would highly suggest you make this for yourself. It looks very durable, and would probably stay put for years without getting bad.

19. Amazing Outdoor Kitchen Built By Novice

19. Amazing Outdoor Kitchen Built By Novice
The amazing outdoor kitchen you see here was built by a guy with no experience. This should inspire you to make this for yourself. I love what the tiles used for the countertop. The overall color choice of this outdoor kitchen is great. There’s enough space to accommodate a grill, ice chest, and meat cooker.

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20. Simple Outdoor Kitchen DIY

20. Simple Outdoor Kitchen DIY
If you don’t have money to get a bbq, that’s fine. You can make use of this DIY simple outdoor kitchen idea. With this, all you would need is a small gas cooker to place on the countertop and you are good to go.

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21. DIY Outdoor Kitchen With Wood


From the workshop of stones and sons brings you this fantastic outdoor kitchen made of 90% wood. You might need some basic woodworking skills to make this.

22. DIY Low Budget Kitchen Cart For Outdoor Cooking

22. DIY Low Budget Kitchen Cart For Outdoor Cooking
On a low budget? Take your cooking outside with this simple kitchen cart. It has places to store your spoons and other major kitchen utensils.

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23. Low-Cost Outdoor Kitchen

23. Low-Cost Outdoor Kitchen
Here’s a low-cost outdoor kitchen built by a Redditor. It has a grill installed. I love the countertop material and the tiles on the wall.

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24. DIY Kitchen WIth Sink

24. DIY Kitchen WIth Sink
Are you looking for a build plan to make your very own outdoor kitchen? DIY enthusiast made an amazing build plan that you can use to make your very own outdoor kitchen

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