French Bistro Bar Stools


These are lovely bar stools that look like they were plucked straight from a French Bistro in Paris. If you were looking for a bar stool for your home, you could do worse. They not only accent the room, but they bring a strange level of joy to the space and complement your bar table with a style that can only be found in France.

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French Bistro Barstool With Back Black Cream Mediterranean Bar Stools And Counter Stools

French Bistro Barstool With Back Black Cream Mediterranean Bar Stools And Counter Stools

Embodying well the charming ambiance of a French Bistro, this barstool with backrest is a solid construction, which combines rattan framing with a charming, black and white dotted pattern.

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This bright and exceptionally pleasant kitchen is a stylish interior, which due to the slim bistro bar chairs change into a highly impressive whole. The beautiful coloring of the chairs and the wooden base are exceptionally impressive.

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This pair of bar stools embodies well the charming atmosphere of French bistros. Slender, curved legs and round seats with footrests. The only difference between them is in the backrest.

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Neat contemporary kitchen utilizes dark wood on floors and white with cream tone on walls. Light colored marble top kitchen island has a navy base - which is quite unique - and is surrounded by cute rattan stools of French design.

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Pretty traditional barstools of round wooden rods and flat slats. A stool has sleek straight legs, flat footrests, curved stretchers, a semi-oval seat and a squarish back with a bowed frame. Covers and frame bindings are of blue and white fabric.

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Add these French bistro stools to your interior and enjoy the slightly distressed wooden finish and the design that is sure to withstand heavy weight and keep you comfortable during mealtimes with your family.

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French bistro bar stool 7

Embodying well the French bistro climate, this bar stool will correspond well to flint tables, creating a smooth, classic appeal. Its traditional design is visible i.e in the X-cross backrest and archly adorned footrests.

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A characteristic Parisian bistro counter stool, particularly popular from the 1930s to the 1950s in all bistros and cafes. Handcrafted by master furniture builders and weavers, measures 20" x 20" x 40" high.

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Bistro bar stool 2

Stunning counter height bistro bar stool with a raised design, a lower backrest, and a sturdy construction. The stool also comes in a beautiful combination of natural colors with a dominant black accentuated in stunning white. Perfect for the kitchen counter or home bar.

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Buying Guide

If you’re thinking about getting a new seating solution for your home and you only have limited space to work with, consider French bistro bar stools. They're not just great space-savers, but they also give homes that “Parisian” appeal that’s sought-after among homeowners. This type of bar stool is also incredible for casual dining as well as coffee breaks with friends and family.

French bistro stools come in every style, material, and color imaginable. Your most common options are stools made of wood with carving or ornate detailing, aluminum, stainless steel which gives off a sleek vibe, and sturdy cast iron.

When choosing the best material for your bar stools, take a good look at your space. Then, visualize the bar stools that would look great in it. For contemporary living spaces, a sleek-looking material works best. For more traditional living areas, wooden French bistro bar stools would be perfect.

Deciding on the features of your new seating solution will have an impact on the cost of the seats as well as their use. Do you want upholstered seats or not? Perhaps a swivel chair? Bar stools can also come with arms and backrests which can be great for outdoor living areas as they make sitting and lounging comfortable. If you’ll be using the bar stools for relaxing and entertaining guests, then you need chairs that are comfortable with a swivel function so they are more conversation-accessible. Of course, you know very well that more features translate to more expensive French bistro bar stools.

A good French bistro bar stool is one that has perfectly combined form and function. We always advise people to never settle for ugly stools just because they are “comfy.” Likewise, it is not advisable to get a stool that’s super stylish but fails to provide comfort for its user. Take your time in searching for the perfect French bistro bar stools before you decide on one. As always, set a budget so it’s easier for you to filter your choices.

Choosing the right bar stool height is essential, so think about the stool’s placement. Are you outfitting your home bar? Maybe it is your counter bar or kitchen bar. The height of the surface you use for eating or drinking will determine how tall your bistro bar stools have to be. The height of a bar stool, if you don’t know already, is determined by the seat height of the stool instead of its total height (accounting for backrest).

Standard bar-height stools should have seat heights of 29 to 32 inches to pair with table heights of 41 to 43 inches.

French bistro bar stools aren’t just places for you to sit on, but they also add décor to a room! Make a selection with the factors we’ve mentioned in mind and you’ll get the best seating for your space.

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If you love the bistro design, this décor will delight. Beautiful bright kitchen furniture, tall and slim bar stools on the kitchen island, massive dining table with tastefully upholstered chairs create a cozy space.

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Interior Designer - Nate Berkus - Handcrafted French Bistro Bar Stools by Maison Gatti -

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These stunning french bistro bar stools are are covered with many patterns and color options like blue, black and orange. It's a fantastic inspiration to furnish the dinette or kitchen zone.

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With these french bistro bar stools your home bar will look immensely more stylish, while the piece itself allows for achieving ultimate comfort with the footrest and ample back support to keep you relaxed.

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Vienna Black Barstool $179. Originally designed in 1859. 24"H seat

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French Bistro Chairs via Also love the round black bistro table

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I really love the white kitchens. The French stylization mixed with the diversity of natural flowers is on the top of my wishlist. There is a need to have a big windows or bright lamps there to provide enough light.

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Tall bar stool French bistro style. Convenient back with bent back, rattan frame and white Mediterranean weave style upholstery (which is bright synthetic material). Brings charming French bistros to mind.

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Riviera Backless Stools – Poppy #serenaandlily. Want in navy with white legs.

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Laduree, Paris (These bar stools, OMG yes... in a different color but love the velveteen and the stool is to die for)

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two-tone white/gray kitchen | cone pendants love pendants and island cutout for barstools