40 Outdoor Kitchen Pergola Ideas for Covered Backyard Designs

40 Outdoor kitchen pergola ideas

A well designed backyard can make you want to spend more time outside, which is excellent for one’s health. While the orientation of the patio and the layout of the outdoor kitchen are important, a beautiful pergola can help enhance the look of your outdoor space, making you never want to leave. Here are 40 outdoor kitchen with pergola ideas to get your creative wheel churning.

Pergolas are very versatile. You can use one to add some structure to an otherwise bland space. You can even use it as a decorative element or for providing shade. If you have an open outdoor kitchen with an island overlooking your patio lounge space, then adding a pergola can add definition to the area.

You can even use a pergola to add different textures to your backyard. Add a wooden lattice-covered structure in an all-white outdoor kitchen and dining area. It can add the much-needed shade from the relentless sun while simultaneously adding a cozy touch to an otherwise sterile-looking space.

If you live in a place where you get constant rain, then a covered patio kitchen becomes an absolute necessity for you. In such areas, a pergola serves more as a functional addition rather than a decorative one, yet it can enhance the beauty of the space. You can opt for a sail pergola, with a fabric covering, or for one with a wooden roof.

In a covered outdoor kitchen, you can use the pergola’s lattice to add hanging plants and light fixtures to create a personalized space. You can even incorporate a fan into the design to help you get through the relentlessly sunny summer days.

To create a cozy outdoor kitchen, add a wooden lattice pergola to a stone patio and kitchen. Include warm lantern style light fixtures to add a charming element to the space. Complete the look with an outdoor fireplace, and you have a warm and welcoming outdoor kitchen and lounge space you will not want to leave.

Whether you have a U-shaped or L-shaped outdoor kitchen, you can use a pergola to enhance its visual aesthetic. You can even use it to create a circular outdoor kitchen that resembles a gazebo. You can even use it to add a screen for privacy.

A pergola with decorative lattice on the side is not only practical for shared spaces but also looks beautiful. It also provides you a lot of creative freedom. You can paint it any color you like and choose from a variety of designs and materials. Plus, they can be molded according to any shape and customized for your kitchen.

You can install a pergola over an outdoor kitchen and customize it as per your taste. Add a clear glass or fiberglass roof to let in sunlight but protect from the wind and rain. Or you can opt for a wooden cover to block out all environmental factors.

Here are images of 40 outdoor kitchen pergola ideas; you can create modern and traditional spaces. With a little bit of thought and effort, you can turn your backyard into a visual delight that your entire family will enjoy.

Simple pergola over outdoor kitchen

Pergola covered outdoor kitchen

Outdoor kitchen island with pergola

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Outdoor kitchen under pergola

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Small pergola over outdoor kitchen

Visit Archadeck Outdor Living for more info on the above kitchen with pergola design.

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U-shaped outdoor kitchen with pergola

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Pergola covered outdoor kitchen ideas

Outdoor kitchen with pergola ideas

Small pergola over outdoor kitchen island

Pergola outdoor kitchen ideas

Outdoor kitchen pergola ideas

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Cool outdoor kitchen idea under pergola roof

Covered pergola over outdoor kitchen ideas

Awesome pergola outdoor kitchen designs

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Outdoor kitchen pergola ideas for small spaces

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Joe Hats is the founder of FreshPatio.com. Joe has been remodeling homes since 1997 when he bought his first fixer-upper. He has built many pieces of indoor and outdoor furniture with his own hands and has every DIY woodworking tool in his possession. Coming from an engineering background, he has designed and built many patio fixture plans. Following his wife's lead, he is also very passionate about home decor and together they keep track of the latest trends. When he is not remodeling or trying a new woodworking tool, he is busy gardening or designing a new outdoor plan.