Comfortable Bar Stools

Bar stools are an increasingly sought-after addition to homes - particularly to provide additional seating in kitchens or decking areas. The most comfortable bar stools can make a great alternative to ordinary dining chairs, and as well as looking stylish, they can provide you with additional space to sit and relax in your home.

Bar stools are functional, often easy to move and store, since they can easily be tucked under breakfast bars when not in use. Explore that bar or bistro feeling that adds a cool aesthetic with one of our top ten picks of the most comfortable bar chairs.

Cayman Sculpture Comfortable Stool for Kitchen Island

Cayman Sculpture Comfortable Stool for Kitchen Island

If form and shape are what you love when it comes to furniture – this beautiful combination of craftsmanship and design is for you. The striking sculptured plywood, made from American walnut veneer, is tapered and graceful with rounded edges creating a seamless and modern look. Timeless white and wood colors finished off with a chrome crossbar are elegant to a fault.

Looks aren’t everything of course, which is why the makers of this bar stool have prioritized comfortable padded seating and a strong backrest to ensure you stay comfy while perched at your kitchen island or countertop.


●    Padded seating and backrest

●    Stunning, modern design

●    Easy to put together


●    Be aware that the feet could scratch some floor surfaces.

Black Leather Bar Stool

Black Leather Bar Stool

If you are looking for one of the most comfortable counter stools around, this wonderful set is a great place to start. It features a fully padded back support along with an eye-catching geometric pattern in midnight black.

Made from manufactured wood and iron, these chairs are primarily designed for indoor use and will suit a breakfast bar or kitchen island in an open-plan kitchen. The height is easily adjustable making them suitable for bars and counters of a variety of different heights.


●    Adjustable height and swivel

●    Suitable for commercial use

●    Easy to assemble


●    The low back is not comfortable for all

$81.5 $162.99

Cushioned and Comfortable Bar Stool

Cushioned and Comfortable Bar Stool

A backless bar stool looks great and is easy to store under countertops, but many potential buyers may worry about comfort, especially when trying to enjoy a meal or a long evening. We love this bar chair because it combines the sleek and practical design of a backless chair with a serious commitment to padding.

The plush coral upholstery is stuffed to the max with padding allowing you to sit for hours without discomfort. Stylish black legs offer a complete footrest for additional support.


●    Extra padding and soft upholstery

●    Streamlined, sleek design

●    Easy to assemble


●    There’s nothing we don’t like.

Swivel Adjustable Height Plastic Bar Chairs

Swivel Adjustable Height Plastic Bar Chairs

These super comfortable bar stools are adjustable and have full rotating swivel options, making them comfortable and convenient to use.

One of the benefits of these bar chairs is they are available in a range of vibrant colors to incorporate into your existing décor. Choose from white, orange, lime green, and several other shades. Contemporary and sleek – these bar stools are easy to keep clean thanks to their glossy finish and quality ABS plastic manufacturing.


●    Footrest for added comfort

●    Non-slip rubber ring

●    Multiple colors to choose from


●    Lighter weight, so balance may be an issue.

$100 $199.99

Classic Comfy Bar Stool

Classic Comfy Bar Stool

If you are a regular visitor to bars and cafes, you will likely have seen the classic industrial-style bar stool in some of your favorite eateries – the shape is everywhere! There’s a good reason for that, despite being relatively lightweight, the iron alloy construction is grounded and resistant to customers slipping.

They can also be stacked, which is obviously useful in a commercial setting but equally in your home if you would like to move them out of the way when not in use.


●    Come in a range of beautiful finishes including antique black, silver, and grey.

●    Can be stacked one on top of another

●    Elegant design, but with an industrial look.


●    No back, so difficult to sit on for long periods of time.

$61.5 $122.99

Quirky Wooden Comfortable Counter Stools

Quirky Wooden Comfortable Counter Stools

If you are looking for a natural wood look for your kitchen, den, or games room these workbench-style chairs are worth considering. Made from solid wood, but available in several colors including plain oak, antique berry, and frost grey.

A saddle seat is what makes these barstools so comfortable, as it contours naturally to the shape of your body. The clean look of the natural wood finish is easy to mix and match with existing furniture and will go particularly well in a farmhouse design scheme.


●    Ideal size for countertop dining and drinking

●    Easy to transport

●    Manufactured from good quality rubberwood.


●    Not height adjustable.

Glamourous Plush and Comfy Bar Chair

Glamourous Plush and Comfy Bar Chair

There are bar stools and then there is a luxurious bar stool that screams sit and enjoy me. Personally, we are tempted by the latter. This countertop or kitchen island chair is fully upholstered with a plush, textured faux leather fabric which is sure to impress your guests.

The iron frame dazzles thanks to its gold finish – perfect for those who would like some tasteful sparkle in their home. The sophisticated look is also comfortable, as the woven back makes it easy to relax over a drink or meal.


●    Counter-height appropriate

●    Faux leather is easy to clean

●    Available in several muted upholstery tones.


●    There’s nothing we don’t like!

Adjustable Height Comfy Bar Stool

Adjustable Height Comfy Bar Stool

Design is front and center with these chairs that evoke a stylish and timeless French bistro. Sophisticated and functional – the legs extend so you can adjust the height to your countertop or bar or to accommodate people of different heights.

The seats also swivel 360 degrees, so comfort is fully customizable. These stools can therefore be purchased with a view that they can continue to be used even if your dining areas change.


●    Adjustable legs

●    The timeless design will fit into a range of home or business styles

●    Full metal back for added support while seated.


●    Less easy to tuck away out of sight due to high back.

$41 $149.99

Sackler Comfortable Bar Chair

Sackler Comfortable Bar Chair

This antique-looking countertop stool will add a vintage feel to your kitchen, dining room, games room, or chill-out space.

Made from solid rubberwood with upholstery that is offset with nailhead trim, the convenient footrest will ensure you feel comfortable and secure while enjoying a meal or drinks. The size is convenient for a kitchen island or countertop and will coordinate well with mosaic tiles or a marble surface finish.


●    It’s very easy to assemble

●    Range of colors available

●    Hold up to 275 lbs. weight.


●    The height cannot be adjusted.

$61.3 $103.95

Upholstered Countertop or Bar Stools

Upholstered Countertop or Bar Stools

The simple 1960’s silhouette of these well-made bar chairs gives them a timeless look that will work with most interior styles. These comfortable counter stools will slot seamlessly into a modern kitchen or dining room. The black metal base supports four legs with crossbars for extra support and to rest your feet while you relax.

The low back seat has been upholstered in faux leather which is easy to keep clean and features vintage stitching, while the foam-filled seat pad will make sure you stay comfortable when sitting for long periods of time.


●    Faux leather suitable for vegans

●    Extra cushion support

●    Easy to assemble


●    Not height adjustable.

Our advice Buying Guide

Bar stools are some of the cheapest, most convenient and practical pieces of furniture for your kitchen, but many people avoid buying these since they believe them to be uncomfortable. While many bar stools on the market, unfortunately, won't be able to provide you with the level of comfort that you desire, there are many stools which you can find a lot of comfort in and might be just the thing you're looking for. Let's have a look at some of the comfortable bar stool designs which you'll come across.

What are the most comfortable types of bar stools?

  • Wooden stools with fabric upholstery

Combining two of the most comfortable and warm materials to bring you comfortable bar stools for the kitchen, fabric and wooden stools should definitely be up for consideration. The legs of the stools and the frame are made from sturdy hardwood or pine, or you may see various shades of wood for the legs depending on the type of wood used. This allows you to choose the shade of wood which best matches the current décor in your kitchen. The actual seat of the stool is upholstered with comfortable fabric and padded well inside to allow you to sit on it for long periods of time. Available in many warm colors, including cream, grey, beige and most colorful pastels, there's something to suit every home in this style.

  • Leather with chrome legs

Ideal for a games room, but also well-suited to a modern kitchen, leather bar stools with chrome legs have a slightly retro feel to them. With a reasonably high back and chrome ring a slight way up the main frame to allow easy access to the stool, this is one of the most comfortable styles you'll see. The leather chair is well-padded and is upholstered to provide maximum comfort, thanks to the sturdy arms on either side which enable the person using the stool to sit back and relax. These bar stools can be paired with a chrome table or breakfast bar, but don't look out of place in a basement bar or games room either.

  • Rounded seat

A feature which instantly makes any type of seating more comfortable is the inclusion of a rounded seat. Having a seat which is slightly rounded puts less pressure on your body, making it more comfortable. When you look at the seat from the front, you'll see a slight dip to allow more comfortable positioning when you sit down. These styles are often seen in a soft padded leather, but you may find them in fabric or wood too. When paired with a high back, you can sit back in the seat and enjoy ultimate comfort.

  • Adjustable bar stools

Many bar stools are rigid and cannot be moved, which is one of the reasons why some people avoid using them in the kitchen. Adjustable bar stools take away this problem since some of them will allow you to adjust the height while also adjusting the angle of the back of the chair. Being able to customize the bar stools to a height and position that you like further enhances the comfort of these chairs. A simple lever or mechanism found underneath the seat enables the users to move the seat higher or lower, making it more adjustable for children, people with back problems and even the fussiest of homeowners.


Saddle Bar Counter Stools

Saddle Bar Counter Stools
This bar stool is an interesting product. It is functional, comfortable and decorative. This element improves the aesthetic and brings the elegance to the kitchen. It provides a good sitting area thanks to its size: 20.5"w x 20"d x 41"h.

Costigan Velvet 26" Bar Stool

Costigan Velvet 26" Bar Stool
These velvet, full back stools elevate your kitchen with a touch of glamor. Deep tufting, nailhead trim, and rich espresso colored legs are elegant and sturdy. Plastic glides protect your floors and you can choose between five different upholstery colors to get the perfect match for your kitchen.

Stratton 28" Bar Stool

Stratton 28" Bar Stool
Tapered and splayed wooden legs give these low back, velvet upholstered bar stools an edge. Sold in sets of two, these stools require some assembly. Choose from five different upholstery colors to match the tone of your space. Enjoy the comfortable foam bucket seats and rest your feet on the gold contrasting footrests.

Marrs Extra Comfort Modern Racing Seat Adjustable Height Swivel Bar Stool

Marrs Extra Comfort Modern Racing Seat Adjustable Height Swivel Bar Stool
For an ultra-modern, unique look at your kitchen bar, these racing theme low back stools are ideal. Faux leather and a sleek design mixed with bold colors make these stools standout. Adjustable height with a smooth gas-lift system allows you to adjust the chair ranging from 38” to 46”. They also feature 360° swivel capability.

Kendall 25" Bar Stool

Kendall 25" Bar Stool
This 25” bar stool comes in a set of 2 and is full back with an adjustable height. The stool adds a timeless look to your kitchen with chic, button tufted fabric and a black powder coated base. Enjoy peace of mind with a 1- year warranty.

Regent Adjustable Height Swivel Bar Stool with Cushion

Regent Adjustable Height Swivel Bar Stool with Cushion
An extraordinary bar stool with a base made of chrome metal featuring a footrest and a seat which swivels 360 degrees. It also has a small handle beneath it that adjusts the height. The whole thing is upholstered in luxurious leather.

Baxton Stuido Aries Modern Bar Stools With Nailhead Trim Set Of 2

Baxton Stuido Aries Modern Bar Stools With Nailhead Trim Set Of 2
A touch of modernity in the house. This stool features neutral colors that match any decor. The frame is made of rubberwood and it provides durability and strength. It is a stool that measures 44.5"H x 18.5"W x 21.5"L.

Rustic Barstool

Rustic Barstool
These stools are representing distinctive, rustic style. They are supported on legs made of raw steel that is resistant to overload and other types of damage. These elements are very easy to assembly.

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These modern bar chairs are upholstered of the soft velvet with many color options to choose. They have got the solid legs with footrest. They add a luxury touch to any interior.

Comfortable bar stools

A stool for everyone who loves comfort in a kitchen, home bar, dining room, etc. The frame of this stool is strong and resistant to wear, damage, etc. It is crafted on the basis of wood and it includes a solid footrest.

Comfortable bar chairs

With a stylish, nailhead trim leather upholstery, this wooden bar stool will add a cool, western touch to any interior. It catches the attention with the densely grained wood and wingback design.

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The beautiful combination of solid wood base and colorful seats makes these bar chairs look phenomenal. The leather cover delights and adds elegance to the whole interior. The perfect solution for any interior.

Bar stool with backrest

Adding a refined appeal to any kitchen or dining room space, this Madelyn counter stool distinguishes itself with its light grey upholstery, stylishly trimmed and button-tufted to emphasize its elegant character.

Comfortable bar stools

A great pair of accessories for indoor bars and kitchen counters. Each of those fine barstools features a swivel seat, a padded back, and sloping sides with nail head trim - all upholstered in an off-white fabric. The frame is made of wood, and comes with a brass foot-rest.

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CorLiving DAB-909-B Tufted Adjustable Bar Stool with Armrests, Black Leatherette, Set of 2

This gorgeous adjustable bar stool with armrests is perfectly designed to match any modern interior design. Black counter and chair leather covering suits excellent to the shiny metallic legs of the set.

Luxury counter stools

Make a grand impression with these luxury and comfortable bar stools. They have got the classic back and wooden base. The upholstery has the neutral pattern with light color.

Spend more time at the bar in the clean style

Spend more time at the bar in the clean style and irresistible comfort of leather bar stools (with tip money left over).

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roadhouse leather bar stools $269 from CB2 before discount - could be a nice way to bring the warmth of leather into the kitchen/living room area without splurging on an expensive leather sofa

Flash Furniture Flash Furniture Bentwood Curved Adjustable Vinyl Seat Bar Stool

This comfortable bar chair has a eye-catching, unique seat shape. Solid base is made of metal in chrome finish, features a high adjust mechanism and footrest. Seat was crafted from solid wood and is lined with black leather.

Palazzo Barstool - Grey - Set of 2

Distinctive classic barstool with a birchwood frame finished in dark brown. It has tall straight tapered legs and simple crossbars. A square back with a square stitching design and an ample seat are padded and covered in grey microfibre.

Back splash matches well with the rest of the kitchen

Back splash matches well with the rest of the kitchen. Bar stools also seem comfortable with tall backs

Industrial with the comfort of leather perfect for propping up

Industrial with the comfort of leather... perfect for propping up the 'bar' at 175...

Very tall bar stools

Instead of bar stools get cozy with this tufted bar bench!

Comfy bar chairs

To fancy shmancy for me to wake up to everyday and feel comfortable but I like the color of the walls with dark wood. Warm colors are chill. Correction just get rid of those weird chairs. I can't have a jack and coke and feel right in those things.

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A Marguerite bar stool which is designed for use in the contemporary kitchen. It features the hand rushed seat with swivel mechanism. Choose your favorite finish between two options: aged driftwood oak and brown.

A large white kitchen island is perfect for family meals

A large white kitchen island is perfect for family meals, or even homework, when helped by a few comfortable bar stools

Plastic Orbit Rounded Back Home Kitchen Bar Counter Stools Chairs 7-Colors #1062 (Black)

This very modern swivel bar stool has a minimalist, elegant design. Steel base features high adjust pneumatic mechanism and comfortable footrest. Curved seat, made of durable plastic, has a high-gloss, black finish.

2 Black PU Leather Modern Design Adjustable Swivel Barstools Hydraulic Bar Stool

This modern and elegant barstool would be a perfect solution for every stylish kitchen or pub! Check it out now and enjoy a unique, incredible design in your house together with an extraordinary functionality.

Craftsman Chrome and Vinyl Hydraulic Stool - Comfortable Swiveling Barstool for Home Bar Shop or Garage (Black)

Hydraulic lift bar stool offers functionality and style that is needed in varied places. It withstands the rigours of commercial use. It has a heavy duty stel frame, rectangular backrest and vinyl padded seat.

Leather valencia bar stools

Leather Valencia Bar Stools

2 Swivel White Elegant PU Leather Modern Adjustable Hydraulic Bar Stool Barstool

If you're dreaming of a dose of style and modernity in your pub or house, check out those amazing and unique bar stools! You're gonna fall in love with their charming design and the highest functionality.

2 Modern Adjustable "Leather" Swivel Pub Style Bar Stools / Barstools Dark Gray

This type of product is a high quality bar stool that has got a solid, heavy-duty frame made of steel. Its round base assures support and stability. This stool is also equipped with a comfortable footrest.

Flash Furniture Flash Furniture Bentwood Cutout Slat Back Adjustable Vinyl Seat Bar Stool

This bar stool has an original, modern design and sturdy construction. Its base was crafted from durable steel in silver, chrome finish and features high adjust mechanism and footrest. Seat has a round, upholstered with vinyl seat and curved backrest.

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Joveco 360 Degree Swivel Adjustable Saddleback Design Bar Stool - Set of 2 (Brown)

This very modern looking set of two bar stools will complement perfectly contemporary interiors. Stools have a chrome finished, stainless steal base with high adjust mechanism. Rounded seat are fully padded and covered with black leather.

2 x Homegear M1 50s Diner Adjustable Swivel Faux Leather Bar Stools Cream

This set of two eye-catching stools has an original, modern design. Its metal frame is silver and bent in curved, comfortable shape. Stools features gas-lift mechanism, swivel round seat and padded backrest with fauh leather upholstery in cream.

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This fine bench stool for two can be a nice way to put some classic flavor into your contemporary kitchen. The bench uses a wood frame with tapered legs and fixed stretchers, while the seat is upholstered with a grey, striped fabric.

Luxury bar stools

Bright coastal kitchen with white cabinetry and extra large kitchen island, topped with marble and surrounded by transitional bar stools. I especially like the subtle blue tiles running the whole length of the back wall.

Comfortable counter stools

Contemporary barstool in taupe vinyl. Arched back sports low height, and has been lightly accentuated with diamond tufting on its inner site. The chrome base features classic form, with a footrest and wide footring.

Comfortable bar stools with arms

A high level of comfort in a home bar or kitchen island. It is a stool that features a durable frame and solid legs that provide stability and support. The stool has got an armless construction. Its soft seat is supported by a durable backrest.

Flash Furniture 2-Pack Contemporary Quilted Vinyl Adjustable Height Bar Stool with Chrome Base, Brown

This elegant, modern styled chair has a solid, metal base made of silver, chromed metal with high adjust mechanism. Solid footrest and padded, upholstered with tufted brown leather provide comfortable sit.

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Gudcraft Leather Bar Stool for Harley Davidson Bikers

Unique barstool or tatoo counter with comfortable leather seat cushion and 2-way adjustable backrest. Features also heavy duty casters with optional stationary feet. Made of sturdy heavy duty welded steel base with polished chrome finish.

Handsome and comfortable bar stool with rich leather

Handsome and Comfortable Bar Stool with Rich Leather

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