Are you in the market for kitchen islands with a breakfast bar? Having an island in your kitchen with a breakfast bar is one of the hottest trends in kitchen modeling today, and this feature can add that final touch to whatever has been missing in your home’s design. There are quite a few styles and options to choose from when considering a kitchen island, so lets go through three of the more traditional breakfast bar designs, along with three modern choices, that you can purchase online. Regardless of your current home decor and layout, you will see that there is a kitchen island for everyone.
Italian Country Style Kitchen Island with Breakfast Bar
This item, made by John Boos Grazzi, is one of the more basic breakfast bars available. This particular model is influenced by traditional Italian kitchen design, and has been an extension of many kitchens for hundreds of years. The base is made of alabaster and the hard maple top is ideal for every day use. This kitchen island is one of the more appropriate choices for a wide range of kitchens since its beauty is in its simplicity and use of elegant materials.
Traditional Americana Style Kitchen Island with Breakfast Bar
If you are in the market for something a little more elegant, consider a kitchen island that is inspired by traditional Americana and southern influence with this model made by Coaster. With its painted body, turned legs and variety of cabinets, this breakfast bar is the perfect choice for a traditional style kitchen. This model features wine storage and a cherry wood finished top that will make it the cornerstone of your kitchen. Since this particular kitchen island is quite large, it is most suited to a large kitchen with plenty of room and an open floor plan.
High End Kitchen Island with Breakfast Bar for Large Kitchens
If your home is furnished with high quality furniture and if you have the budget for one of the best premade kitchen islands with a breakfast bar there is, look no further than this Pennfield Butcher Block kitchen island with breakfast bar, made by Powell furniture. This kitchen island features a massive amount of storage space, complete with a knife block, silverware tray, knee recesses and finished with a natural hard top on a black base. This antique – modeled classic weighs nearly 300 lbs and is best suited for very large kitchens where a space for entertaining is required.
Modern Kitchen Island with Breakfast Bar
If you have a more modern kitchen, a better designed breakfast bar is one with square corners and a clean, even finish. This Catskill Crafstmen kitchen island with breakfast bar is ideal for a modern, elegant kitchen. It has solid wood construction with stainless steel hardware, and it even features sliding shelves on the sides of the unit to extend the working space of this unit. Perfect for smaller, more modern kitchens and even large kitchens, consider the Empire Kitchen Island a fantastic addition to our range of kitchen islands with breakfast bars.
Contemporary Rolling Kitchen Cart with Small Breakfast Bar
Another modern kitchen island choice is a rolling kitchen cart. These can be a perfect addition to a small apartment or loft, and are just large enough for two people to use as a breakfast bar if necessary. Consider the kitchen cart made by West Port. This item features storage for wine and dishes, a sliding drawer and nickel hardware on a satin black finished wood frame. While this particular item is not suitable for everyone or for large families, it is the perfect kitchen island replacement for smaller homes and apartments that are missing an essential element in their kitchen.
Kitchen Islands with Breakfast Bar for Apartments and Small Homes
Our final modern option, a stainless piece made by New Spec, is a suitable breakfast bar for bachelor pads and small apartments. This piece, which is reasonably priced, can comfortably seat two and features storage built into the frame of the table. With a silver and glass construction and tall bar chairs to accent the design, this kitchen island with breakfast bar is a unique take on the traditional models.
Now you see the excellent range of kitchen islands with breakfast bar that you can choose from. Whether your home’s design is more traditional or contemporary, a kitchen island is always an appropriate addition to your furnished kitchen, regardless of the size of your home. You should consider purchasing a kitchen island if you need more storage space and a working area in your kitchen, but you don’t want to sacrifice precious counter space in the process. Regardless of taste and regardless of your current home’s design, there is a kitchen island with breakfast bar that will be a perfect fit for you.