If your backyard is big enough and you are planning to invite some family and friends over for outdoor party, then outdoor kitchen sounds like a great idea to have. Of course does not matter what kind of food you want to create, a complete kitchen can adequate all your need for preparing foods. Of course there is certain food that is identical with outdoor dining such as barbequing but that does not mean other food is not suitable to be served outside.
What you need to consider when preparing for outdoor kitchen design is it does not have to be as complicated your indoor kitchen design. In fact it should be quite simple since you will not be using this kitchen often and daily, just in some occasion. You can simply place modern metal table and next to it place portable stove to cook. All your kitchen appliances can be place inside a pot or hanging it on the wall.
But if you are planning to have fully furnished outdoor kitchen, there are nothing wrong with that too. In fact it will simplify your needs of outdoor cooking. Like this photo, you can choose metal kitchen appliances and metal kitchen cabinets since it is the material that will not rust easily and will be easy to clean up. The outdoor kitchen also completed with natural stone table top. When you are planning to have outdoor dining, it will great to complete your kitchen with kitchen sinks and grill stove.
If your outdoor kitchen still have roof on it you might prefer to have kitchen exhaust over the stove to avoid unwanted smell. Aside of having metal outdoor kitchen, stone outdoor kitchen also a great option since any rain, snow and sun will not easily damage it. You also can bring traditional outdoor kitchen atmosphere by using red bricks material and hanging pendants over the kitchen. Adding Kitchen Island which is also performs as dining table also a great idea. For more outdoor kitchen design ideas you can look at www.tdbankarts.com