With the farmhouse trend not going anywhere anytime soon, you might want to invest in some rustic bar stools. It doesn’t matter whether they’re for a bar or your kitchen, as the many different designs mean you can find the perfect stool for you. They can be subtly or super distressed depending on your preference. From stools with backs to more streamlined designs, you’re sure to find your favorite rustic bar stools from the selection below.
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Mango Wood and Metal Bar Stool
Perfect For: Adding a stylish touch to kitchen and bar counters
What We Like: The combination of sleek metal legs and natural mango wood
This mango wood and metal bar stool takes your seating experience to the next level with its comfortable saddle seat, sculptural powder-coated legs, and handy footrest. Perfect for breakfasts or Friday night drinks, it embodies modern curves and design-focused beauty. Handmade by skilled craftsmen, it seamlessly blends ergonomics and style, making it a must-have addition to any kitchen or bar area.
Pair this bar stool with a minimalist, industrial-style counter or a high-top table and accessorize with hanging pendant lights for a chic and inviting space.
Openwork Solid Wood Bar Stool
Joss & Main
Perfect For: Enhancing bar and countertop seating areas
What We Like: The clean-lined back design and versatile oak finish
This openwork solid wood bar stool offers an attractive and practical seating solution for countertops and bar areas. The openwork design on its clean-lined back adds a stylish focal point to your space, while the neutral oak finish seamlessly blends with a variety of color schemes. Crafted from solid wood, this stool is not only visually appealing but also durable and easy to carry from room to room when additional seating is needed.
Pair it with a matching oak bar or counter table, and use coordinating cushioned seat covers to add extra comfort and a touch of personal style to your seating area.
Upholstered Solid Wood Side Chairs
Perfect For: Enhancing mid-century modern kitchen islands or countertops
What We Like: Comfortable high-density foam upholstery
This set of 2 upholstered solid wood side chairs boasts an angular, mid-century modern design that effortlessly complements kitchen islands and countertops of all shapes and sizes. Featuring comfortable high-density foam upholstery, these chairs are perfect for enjoying a relaxed dining experience in any modern millennial home. Their armless design saves floor space while providing maximum comfort and versatility, ideal for apartments, condos, lofts, and houses alike. Minimal leg assembly is required upon arrival.
Pair these chairs with your favorite color retro tablecloth and accessorize with patterned cushions for a lively, yet sophisticated, mid-century-inspired dining area.
Rustic Acacia Wood Counter Stool
Laurel Foundry Modern Farmhouse®
Perfect For: Enhancing a rustic dining room, kitchen, or home bar setup
What We Like: The natural finish highlighting the wood's rough-hewn edges and grain
This counter stool brings an irresistible rustic charm to your space, crafted from solid acacia wood with a natural finish that showcases its beautiful rough-hewn edges and wood grain color variations. Subtle metal bolt accents add an industrial twist, while the saddle-shaped seat and built-in footrest ensure comfort and support. With a weight capacity of 300 lbs and all necessary assembly tools provided, this stool combines style and utility.
Opt for a reclaimed wood or live edge table or bar to complement this stool's design, adding plants or vintage accessories for added warmth and character.
Stylish Rustic Bar Stool
Joss & Main
Perfect For: Enhancing your kitchen counter or living room seating arrangement
What We Like: Unique eye-catching design and durable structure
Let this stylish rustic bar stool elevate your indoor seating with its distinctive design and sturdy build. Offering comfort and a luxe aesthetic, this bar stool features a chic, compact seat with foot support, making it the perfect addition to your kitchen counter or living room. Due to its handmade nature, every bar stool boasts slight differences in shape, size, and color, giving you a one-of-a-kind piece. Suitable for indoor use only and supporting a maximum weight limit of 250 lbs.
To accentuate the rustic charm, pair it with warm, earthy tones and natural materials such as wooden countertops, wicker, or leather accents in your home.
Rustic Ladder-Back Barstools with Upholstered Seat
Perfect For: Enhancing traditional kitchen or counter-height dining areas
What We Like: Comfortable faux leather seats with foam filling
These rustic ladder-back barstools offer a timeless addition to your kitchen or counter-height dining table with their dark brown finish and visible wood grain. Crafted from solid and engineered wood, the two wide slats on the ladder back create a pared-down silhouette. The seat is upholstered in faux leather with foam filling, providing just the right amount of cushion as you sit. Crossbars between the four legs give you a comfortable spot to rest your feet, and these barstools come in sets of two for a stylish and cohesive look.
Pair these barstools with a dark wood counter or dining table to create a cozy and inviting atmosphere. Add some decorative cushions for an added touch of warmth and comfort.
Rustic Acacia Wood Bar Stool
Perfect For: Enhancing country-inspired living spaces
What We Like: Distressed finish and decorative nailhead trim
This rustic acacia wood bar stool blends distressed details with industrial elements, creating an inviting country ambience. The 100% polyester fabric upholstery in a dark brown hue adds a cabin vibe, while the elegant nailhead trim enhances the cushion and full-back seat. Its clean lines meld seamlessly with neutral aesthetics. Sold in sets of two, these wooden bar stools make the perfect addition to your country-style decor.
Pair them with a matching high-top wooden table or kitchen island to create a cozy gathering spot for casual meals and conversation.
Solid Wood 24" Counter Stool with Thick Seat
Perfect For: Rustic and farmhouse-style kitchen or bar areas
What We Like: The handcrafted quality and unique timber-framed appearance
This 24" counter stool boasts a sturdy 2.5" thick solid wood seat, handcrafted in Montana from American-grown wood. The 12" diameter seat, along with square sawn legs and support pieces, echoes the style of timber-framed homes that once graced the American frontier. Choose from "ready to finish" options, a clear lacquer, or premium grade stain with semi-gloss clear lacquer, allowing for customization to blend seamlessly with your space.
Pair these counter stools with a matching wooden bar-height table or counter for a cohesive, nostalgic touch that exudes charm and durability in your dining area.
30" Barstool with Back and Laser Engraved Wolf Design
Perfect For: Rustic or cabin-style bar and kitchen areas
What We Like: Unique, handcrafted design featuring solid American grown wood
Crafted with square sawn solid American grown wood, this 30" barstool boasts a comfortable, ergonomically designed wooden seat and a charming laser-engraved wolf design on the back. The timber-framed structure is reminiscent of classic American frontier homes and comes fully assembled, ready for you to finish with your desired lacquer or stain to match your existing decor. Enhance your bar or kitchen area with this durable and distinctive piece.
To highlight the rustic charm of this barstool, pair it with a natural wood or stone-topped bar counter, and complement it with warm-toned lighting and décor accents.
T-shape Rosa Morada Counter Stool
Perfect For: Enhancing a kitchen or dining space with a touch of Greek-inspired elegance
What We Like: Top-grain leather seating
Embrace the beauty of Greek design with this T-shape counter stool, crafted from solid Rosa Morada wood that perfectly frames the light tan top-grain leather seat. This unique and stylish stool is ideally sized for counter seating, enriching any kitchen or dining area with its monochromatic and sophisticated look.
Complement the stool with neutral hues or Greek motifs in your interior, and consider pairing it with a matching set for a cohesive and inviting counter dining experience.
Rustic White Cedar Log Bench
Perfect For: Adding a touch of nature to indoor or outdoor spaces
What We Like: Hand-peeled construction that showcases the log's natural beauty
Handmade from Northern white cedar logs, this rustic bench features a unique hand-peeled construction that leaves the natural character and beauty of the log intact. The resulting rustic appearance makes it a charming addition to any indoor or outdoor space. Its sturdy and durable design ensures that it can withstand the elements, making it perfect for use on a patio, in a garden, or even in your cozy cabin living room.
Enhance the rustic charm of your space by pairing this bench with other natural elements like a reclaimed wood coffee table or a cozy, faux fur throw blanket.
Rustic Tall Stool
Perfect For: Enhancing basement, patio bars, or kitchen islands
What We Like: Versatile height options
This rustic tall stool is designed to complement various settings such as basement and patio bars, extra-tall pub tables, and kitchen islands. The furniture piece boasts a beautiful rustic finish that adds character to your space, instantly blending in with your existing decor. The versatile height offers both style and functionality for a range of seating options, fitting in seamlessly to elevate the ambiance of your home.
Pair this rustic tall stool with a contrasting industrial-style pub table or bar setup for a visually striking mix of textures and styles.
Geometric Cut-out Swivel Barstool
Perfect For: Stylish and contemporary home bars or kitchen islands
What We Like: Unique geometric seatback design and swivel ability
Impress your friends and family with this sleek geometric cut-out swivel barstool, perfect for a fun dinner party or casual gathering. The stool's seatback boasts a striking geometric cut-out pattern that beautifully complements the leatherette padded seat. Its swivel function also adds convenience and ease, making it a perfect addition to any contemporary home bar or kitchen island setup.
Pair this barstool with a glass or metal bar table and incorporate bold, contrasting colors or geometric prints in your decor to create a visually striking and modern entertainment space.
Recycled Teak Wood Boat Counter Stool
Perfect For: Adding a unique pop of color to any indoor or outdoor space
What We Like: Sustainable and handcrafted design
Our recycled teak wood boat counter stool is a one-of-a-kind piece crafted from reclaimed fishing boats by skilled artisans in Java. Its durable and environmentally-friendly design makes this stool a great addition to any decorating style. The vibrant colors and unique history create a striking statement in your space. Complete your look with other matching pieces from the Marina Del Rey Collection.
Pair this counter stool with a neutral-colored bar or kitchen island to let its dynamic colors and textures truly stand out while complementing your overall design scheme.
Classic Rustic Bar Stools
Sand & Stable™
This set of two bar stools feature a solidly traditional design. Made completely from wood-scored solid reclaimed pine, they are available in Barnwood brown, vintage black, and vintage white. Each stool has a ladder-back frame and turned front legs.
The vintage look of these stools makes them a great choice for an antique kitchen. Pair with a distressed deep brown kitchen island and a warm neutral décor scheme for the best effect. The brown color option would look especially good with colors like taupe or cream, as these shades will create a cozy and welcoming atmosphere.
Backless Rustic Counter Stools
Coming in a set of two, these stools have a slightly updated rustic look because of their backless design. Available in brown, black, or a combination of either brown/white or brown/black, they are crafted from wood.
Simple Rustic Bar Stool with Back
Made from reclaimed pine wood, this stool comes with three color options – charcoal, ivory, or hand-distressed natural. It features a full back, a footrest, and tri-color planking detail for that little something extra. Best of all, no assembly is required.
We love that the understated look of this stool will easily blend in with existing décor. We recommend matching it with a pine kitchen island to match its distinctive look. By pairing warm wood shades together, your kitchen will look cohesive and chic whilst still emulating a country style. Plus, the high back will offer extra support.
Short Rustic Counter Stool
Available in two heights, 20 or 26 inches tall, this counter stool has a minimalist take on the rustic theme. The saddle-style seat is constructed from reclaimed wood and has a warm brown finish. The frame is made of black metal.
Distressed Unique Rustic Bar Stool
The beauty of this stool lies in its unique Sheesham solid wood craftsmanship. It has a saddle-style seat and a sleek backless design, as well as a black footrest. Additionally, plastic glides are included to prevent any floor scratching.
Padded Rustic Counter Height Stool
This stool is made from solid walnut wood and comes with four color options to choose from. The back features an open trellis design for a small accent touch. Moreover, the wood seat is covered by a polyester cushion.
Featuring a more contemporary rustic look, this stool would look amazing in a mid-century modern kitchen. The lattice back and curved legs both lend it mid-century appeal, whereas the different finish options allow you to get creative or stick with an existing decor scheme. We recommend pairing your stool with a mid-century kitchen island that has tapered legs for a cool look.
Minimalist bar stool featuring a sturdy industrial leather seat and backrest. The stool also comes in a strong metal frame, touched up in black, and combining extremely well with the stained brown leather at the top. No armrests are included in the design but there’s still a lot of seating space.
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This industrial leather bar stool will enhance your indoor or outdoor kitchen with its rustic charm. Colored stainless steel is responsible for its industrial look that is as durable as it is attractive
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Stylish counter height barstools that perfectly combine the unique touch of leather and the overwhelming appeal of metal. The stools come in a modern silver finish with each leg fitted with a black nonskid stop at the bottom for amazing accent value.
Rustic, antiqued whiskey Vienna coffee counter chair. Made from dark, blakish leather and dark, blackish wood. Reminds us of old-fashioned Scottish pubs, where you can drink whiskey until the break of dawn!
Colonial 30" Bar Stool with Cushion
An old and antique-looking bar stool which is handcrafted with a unique knot design element. It features a hand-tooled leather seat wand nail-head trim. The manufacturer provides one year warranty.
Bar stool in rustic style. Round seat is covered with high quality leather and reinforced with solid seams. Metal base is fitted with support ring. Great solution for kitchen island, dining room, bar, restaurant and more.
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Make things less serious with a fancy hand forged scroll motif adorning the backrest of this brown leather and black iron counter stool. Maybe not the most comfort bar stool on Earth, but the exquisite style cannot be denied!
Sonoma 30" Swivel Bar Stool
If you are looking for retro styled, elegant yet practical bar stool this one will work great. Its frame is made of hardwood in soft brown finish, it has a slightly curved legs and a footrest. Seat is swivel and covered with leather.
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Antique Steel Vintage Tobacco Leather Counter Stool (Set of 2)
Elegant rustic barstools with sleek black wooden frames. They feature gently curved front legs and backrest posts, straight back legs, turned footrails, simple stretchers in 4 tiers, mid-height ladder-backs. Squarish seats are in light browns.
Birch wood is known for its elegance and exceptional color. It was used to create this rustic bar stool. The soft leather upholstery, has a green color with an interesting hue. Everything fits nicely together with metal ornamental nails.
An elegant rustic barstool with a wooden frame in mid-brown. It has S-curved front legs, angular back ones, simple stretchers, curved arms. Its semi-oval swivel seat and quite tall flared back with a rolled out top edge are covered in brown leather.
A classy bar stool made of black base on four legs and with a place where you can rest your feet. The seat is made of top quality, black leather with a nailhead finish. The seat is easy to clean with a wet cloth.
With its seat adjustable to counter and bar heights, this swivel wrought iron bar stool is a functional addition to any dining room. Heavy duty industrial steel guarantees durability, while the distressed black finish gives an extra charm.
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