From the 10th century up to this day, coffee has been a loyal company for millions in their happy or sad times. Today coffee is part of living, that you even need coffee bar ideas to complete the room setup.
A coffee bar has become part of modern living. No wonder that now you can see coffee bars in almost any styles, depend on the interior designs where they sit.
Now if you want to find a suitable coffee bar idea for your living room, kitchen, church, or even for your wedding reception, here we offer you some of the best.
1. An Elegant Shabby Chic Home coffee bar idea
As a cup of coffee sooth your mind, let your body has its rights as well. Give it a sweet spot to sit or to look at, like this shabby chic coffee bar idea.
This small coffee bar works well for a small room. And if you want to have one on the corner, you need to consider this bar as well –it’s just so versatile you can put it almost anywhere in the house.
Homey cake platter, wire race with classic black, open shelves (with wicker baskets), are only a few features which make this home kitchen setup cute in its shabby chic styles.
2. Small Coffee Bar for Kitchen with Chalkboard
What do you like most of a cafe? The coffee itself probably number two or three. It’s the atmosphere in cafe that makes you happy to sit for hours in it.
Like to add a cafe-like atmosphere in your house? With simple setup like the one pictured here, and a chalkboard, you can have a small cafe air in the house.
As you see here, the chalkboard reminds you of menu board in a cafe, while the solid wood shelves inject the rustic warm. Like to have one for kitchen?
3. Minimalist Corner Coffee Bar for Kitchen
Just why minimalisme keeps going strong? You’ll find tons of answers for the question. But, the most probable maybe from its look. It’s neat and easy to maintain.
For the reason, if you want to fill in a gap of an empty corner, try to put a corner coffee bar like the one in the example.
If you already have the table or unused cabinet, the other stuff you need are the open shelves above it. And you have this minimalist corner coffee bar.
4. DIY Coffee Table in Distressed White with Magnolia Wreath
Now we’d like to bring you to a beautiful cottage again. We’d like to introduce you an awesome rustic and warm coffee bar idea.
If you like, you even can set a coffee table this elegant yourself in a DIY project. All you need is white coffee table and sheets of sand papers as the distressing tools.
Then, after the distressing processes completed, put the chalkboard behind the table. Don’t forget to hang the magnolia wreath.
5. Simple but Elegant Coffee Bar for a Wedding Reception
A special occasion such as a wedding reception should be able to make all the guests happy –not only the wedding couples.
For the reasons, give the guests special corners where they can have a cup of java while enjoying the wedding event before their eyes.
You don’t need fancy stuff to do it. Just pick the right table, set the cups, coffee, and the other coffee-making stuff on it. Put flowers for merry accents. Lastly, don’t forget with the waste bin.
6. Iced Coffee Bar for a Fantastic Summer Day
Ever heard mazagran? How about iced coffee? Mazagran, for some, is considered as the first iced coffee in the world. In mid-19 century, French soldiers brought back the drink to their homeland.
And now you can have the iced coffee almost in all seasons (if you like). But this drink is particularly popular in the heat of summer days.
Show of your skills of making iced coffee to your friends, let them know that you can blend the yummiest iced coffee on this outdoor coffee bar.
7. Classic Modern Kitchen Coffee Bar Ideas
A modern coffee bar with classic touches? Yes. Why not? Tastes know no boundaries. If that’d make you happy inside (and outside), that would be ok to get it done.
This coffee bar looks eclectic with the combination: the white naked brick layers typical of modern style and its open shelves work well with the classic cabinet.
Still can’t find a right type of kitchen bar for the empty corner? You’d better set this kind on it. Your family will love it, and your friends will be impressed.
8. Corner Coffee Bar in Farmhouse Style
Once the homes were only German and Scandinavian ‘privilege to own, the farmhouse homes. That’s the story, once, before the farmhouse styles storm the world with its rustic beauty.
Now a farmhouse style is one of important staple for interior design enthusiasts. And with the trend, you also get in touch with this gorgeous small coffee bar.
The setup is simple: a small classic French coffee table and an industrial rack (serves as shelve as well). And the rest is your cup of coffee amid a warm farmhouse vibes.
9. Neat Clutter-Free Coffee Bar for kitchen counter
You think that you an empty spot on the kitchen counter? You have several alternatives to fill the spot. For example, by making it as a small coffee bar for kitchen counter.
If you happen to have no coffee station now, the idea (we sure) is worth considering. Anyway, you don’t have to put your any money for the counter –though you might need it for the shelves.
But that’s worth it, as you can see the setup here. You have a pleasant coffee table for kitchen counter.
10. Sleek Elegant Coffee Table for Home, Cabinet Style
Sometimes you just don’t want to have a fixed coffee station or coffee bar, you want the similar station but with one easy enough to move around.
If you one portable coffee bar, try this coffee table idea for home. Yes, you use a cabinet for this coffee bar.
Easy, right? The coffee table is of a converted cabinet. So, if you have unused cabinet and also want to have a chic movable coffee bar, you should try this idea.
11. Red Rustic Coffee Table for a Small Space
Coffee has a long history, from the Ethiopian land to the Egypt, and finally down to Europe and the world. Along its history, coffee also has multitude of ways to become of cup of joy.
Now coffee is everywhere, including in your home –complete with its serving station. For this list, you meet a simple coffee table setup you can try at home.
It consists of a red table and black pallet wood shelves with several hangers for the cups. You need only a small corner for this rustic barn style coffee bar.
12. Modern Coffee Table with built-in Wine Racks
Modern time wants to make sure that you feel comfortable all the time with all the conveniences it offered. Now you even don’t have to make your own coffee, the coffee makers do it for you.
And it’s not end there. Modern world also ensure you to have cozy spot to enjoy the coffee. And then the idea of having a coffee table popped up.
This modern coffee table is one of the innovation of coffee bar for home. It small and efficient and even has wine racks. It’s also clutter-free with the modern convenience like the shiny coffee makers.
13. Awesome White Coffee Table for Party
Party will not complete without something to chew and drink. If you feel soft drink and beverages are not enough, try to add coffee in your list.
Your friends won’t need any fancy coffee table setup. The coffee itself is the joy, so will always love to sit and sip their coffee almost anywhere in the party.
But, to cheer up the party a little more, you may set the coffee bar for party like the one in the example. It’s simple and efficient –and it looks great as well.
14. Retro Coffee Bar Ideas for Office
A modern office won’t let coffee off as its one of important daily ‘menus’. A coffee bar is a must for a modern office or you’ll have sluggish working paces.
A table and a reliable coffee maker plus paper cups will make the office goers happy. If you give them mini fridge like the one in the example, you’d probably have the most grateful workers in the world.
This coffee bar for office is set on a rustic setting, a bit in 50s vibes but also has its modern tones. Office with creative workers should have this kind of coffee bar.
15. Oak Armoire into a Chic Vintage Coffee Table
Still remember with the cabinet turns into coffee table idea some lists away previously? Here you have it again.
If from the previous coffee table idea you have classic cabinet for coffee station, now you have an oak armoire (freestanding wardrobe closet) as the station.
The old wardrobe no have several shelves in it, for your coffee makers, glasses, and other coffee-related amenities. It’s that simple.
16. An Inviting Church Coffee Bar with Pallet Woods
Don’t let the church dry of small worldly comfort like coffee. Let the members have a little time to chat, after serving God, with other members accompanied with cups of coffee.
For the coffee station, choose one simple enough for the members to have their time but chic enough for it to be set around the church.
For inspiration, you may consider this rustic coffee bar from pallets. The materials are easy to get and you can even do it yourself in a DIY projects.
17. DIY Minimalist Coffee Bar with Ikea Bookshelf
Like to have an affordable coffee bar at home? You need to try this idea. You don’t have to buy any coffee table for this one.
Instead, you use an Ikea bookshelf for this DIY project. Find an affordable Ikea bookshelf, a hanging rod and an open shelve.
The coffee bar layout is also suitable for small spaces. Just make sure that you paint the wall white, for the more spacious feelings.
18. Elegant Small Movable Coffee Bar
If what you want is a really movable coffee bar, this small coffee bar idea is one of your best option. You can have it in the house or for outdoor use.
As you can see here, it’s a kind of trolley coffee bar where you can push anywhere you like, indoor or outdoor areas.
It has ample shelves, enough to store and carry your favorite coffee and its companies.
19. Luxury Coffee Bar with Built in Coffee Maker
Almost all ideas in this list talk about simple and minimalist coffee bars. Now it’s time to raise the bar with this luxury coffee bar.
Not only luxurious, this coffee bar also offered a built in coffee maker/expresso maker for your convenience.
Along with the classic lines of the cabinets, this coffee bar also boast an elegant marble countertop to impress your friends.
20. Contemporary Coffee Bar Idea for Home
Contemporary styles are one of the most flexible interior styles so far. You can have your home interior in retro, vintage, classic, and yet they are still counted as contemporary styles.
In this idea, you meet a small contemporary coffee bar which will suit well for any of your contemporary interior styles, a minimalist coffee station for home.
As an example, this metal coffee bar blends well with a modern contemporary living room. Like to have this versatile coffee bar?
21. Barn Style Coffee bar for Kitchen with Herringbone Covers
A barn style, like rustic style, loves to give rural comfort you cannot get from any other styles. It comes from the raw beauty comes with the styles.
This coffee bar for kitchen also offer you the similar characters. You find warmness here from its charming setup, mainly its barn style cabinet covers.
The herringbone patterns of the wood of the wood covers gives strong raw accents to the coffee bar design.
22. Wooden Coffee Bar in Classic-Modern Finishes
Sometimes an unfinished coffee bar is enough to complement your room, mainly if you have bar of quality woods.
You have several options of the woods, such as maple, oak, poplar, pine, and some else. Each of them has characteristic colors and grains good enough to let alone unfinished.
This small coffee bar also has the same naked unfinished wood treatment. And you have the same effect as well, sweet and pleasant.
23. DIY Coffee Bar with Mini Fridge
Modern coffee bar often, at least, has a coffee maker. If you prefer the old style, you probably like to add a coffee grinder or a manual coffee brewer.
But you can add another convenience like this coffee bar setup by adding a built-in mini fridge, where you store chilled drinks.
The bar is also feasible for a DIY project, as it made of reclaimed woods and has simple structures. Like to build one for home?
24. A Sweet and Simple Wedding Reception Coffee Bar
Now that you know you can satisfy all the guests’ attending a wedding reception with tea or soft drinks, you should be wise to offer them a spot for coffee.
A small corner is enough for the coffee bar. As for the setup, it’s up to you. But if you like an inspiration, take a look at this example.
You’ll need a coffee table, a makeshift shelve for the coffee container, paper cups, and the cookies. Don’t forget to put on the table cloth for the more elegant style.
25. Cottage Style Coffee Bar for Home
When you want to slow down your living paces a bit, a cottage is a better option. With all the idylic elements around, you surely can wind down peacefully.
To make sure that you have all the leisure time convenience, don’t forget with the coffee station. If necessary, set a coffee station for home in this cottage style.
Add a barn style cabinet and rustic open shelves above it. That’s it, you have a pleasant cottage style coffee barn to enjoy your time.
26. DIY Cheap Small Vintage Kitchen Coffee Bar
If you want to have a chic coffee bar without having to dig deep into your pocket, try this cheap DIY project.
In this project you need a reused old kitchen cabinet, an iron rack, and an iron basket. If the cabinet has rusted or chipped paints, that would even better –they add the vintage touches for the bar.
Finally, set the all the coffee-related stuff on them: cups, trays, coffee pots and more. This coffee bar setup is also suitable for a small corner.
27. Chic Farmhouse Coffee Bar Ideas with Tropical Vibes
Tropical, Mediterranean, or southern styles are offer some of the warmest interior designs.
This coffee bar is no exception. From the materials and the overall style, you already feel the pleasant atmosphere of equatorial charms.
Its rustic rattan trays and shades, classic colonial oak dining table and chairs, and all the vintage appliances on the coffee bar are too awesome to be leave alone.
You’ve seen all the most gorgeous coffee bar ideas in this list. We offer you various coffee bars, from the more traditional styles to the modern one. Some are for home, while the others suit well for party or wedding reception.
Some of the lists even let you try the ideas yourselves in simple DIY projects (that won’t fail). Finally, we do hope you enjoy this list. Have a good time, success for you.