30 Stunning Kitchen Countertop Ideas

When it comes to a key element that can totally make or break the look of a kitchen it has to be the countertop. The material you choose for the Kitchen Countertop is important as you won’t be changing the countertop every few years. What you need is a solid material that does not need too much maintenance and gives you years of use. Some of the common materials used for the countertops of kitchens are wood, marble, mosaic, granite, and stainless steel.

If you’re planning to bring a warm and traditional look to the kitchen wooden surfaces work wonders. The knots in wood have interesting textures and can make your kitchen look artistic and stylish. As a stylish modern countertop material granite is a great choice. It is easy to clean, and the solid color goes well with themes in which you paint the kitchen in a dramatic two-color combination, like black and white, or red and white. You can also play with textures and patterns in the kitchen by choosing mosaic for the countertop material. Mosaic comes in many different shades and patterns, so it can add a touch of color to your countertop. In modern kitchens with gleaming floors and shiny surfaces the latest material of choice is stainless steel. Rust-free, highly reflective, and easy to clean, stainless steel offers good value for money. If you’re tired of rectangular countertop shapes you can go for a designer circular countertop to give a distinctive look to your kitchen.

If you like this article, you might be interested in some of our other articles on Kitchen Decorating Ideas, Kitchen Island Designs, Dark Kitchen Cabinets and Painted Kitchen Cabinets.

Kitchen Almost Done

The polished granite countertop glows with warmth under the recessed lights in this kitchen in the evening.

Kitchen Almost Done

Kitchen Almost Done

Kitchen Steel Countertop

The stainless steel finish of this kitchen countertop adds the perfect contemporary touch to this impressive kitchen with glossy floors and sleek black cabinets.

Kitchen Steel Countertop

Kitchen Steel Countertop

Coordinated Kitchen Countertop

Breaking away from the regular rectangular shape this stylish countertop goes for a super sexy curvy design in wood with a steel border.

Coordinated Kitchen Countertop

Coordinated Kitchen Countertop

Marble Countertop

This is a modern kitchen done up in a jade green and white finish, with the white marble corner countertop adding a fitting stylish element to the design.

Marble Countertop

Marble Countertop

Sunny Kitchen Countertop

Take a look at the peach shaded countertop in this kitchen done up with peach wall tiles for a pretty summer fresh feel.

Sunny Kitchen Countertop

Sunny Kitchen Countertop

Patterned Kitchen Countertop

Mosaic and its interesting patterns look great for the countertop of a kitchen. The touch of gloss also looks stylish.

Patterned Kitchen Countertop

Patterned Kitchen Countertop

Fresh Kitchen Colors

The dark wooden wall cabinets are reflected in the polished countertop of this small green walled kitchen.

Fresh Kitchen Colors

Fresh Kitchen Colors

Polished Kitchen Countertop

Designer tiles sit pretty and bring a glossy look to the countertop in this modern kitchen.

Polished Kitchen Countertop

Polished Kitchen Countertop

Wood Patterned Kichen

Check out the detailing in the wooden patterns of this kitchen. The contrast of pale wood and dark wood looks striking.

Wood Patterned Kitchen

Wood Patterned Kichen

Kitchen Countertop Granite

Black granite is the user-friendly and easy to maintain material for the countertop in this black and white designer kitchen.

Kitchen Countertop Granite

Kitchen Countertop Granite

Countertop Reflection

The dark gray granite countertop shines to reflect the white lights. It can be easily kept clean with regular scrubbing.

Countertop Reflection

CCountertop Reflection

Wood Theme Kitchen

Dark brown wood is the material of choice in this spacious kitchen. Check out the patterned mosaic countertop that provides a contrast in texture.

Wood Theme Kitchen

Wood Theme Kitchen

Black Kitchen Countertop

The black matte granite countertop adds a modern element to this kitchen with its traditionally styled storage spaces in warm wood.

Black Kitchen Countertop

Black Kitchen Countertop

White Countertop

Styled in a red and white classic color combination this beautiful kitchen chooses a white countertop to pair with the painted red storage cupboards.

White Countertop

White Countertop

Regular Countertop

The glossy feel of the black countertop in this kitchen contrasts dramatically with the matte white surfaces.

Regular Countertop

Regular Countertop

Granite Patterns

The black granite countertop and patterned gray tiles come together with the white storage spaces in this small kitchen.

Granite Patterns

Granite Patterns

Clean Countertop

Wood is a classy material for the countertop in this small kitchen. Note how the countertop surface has natural textures and ridges adding a timeless appeal.

Clean Countertop

Clean Countertop

Kitchen Wooden

This kitchen is styled with plenty of dark wooden surfaces. The white-painted walls and windows contrast with the wooden warmth.

Kitchen Wooden

Kitchen Wooden

Kitchen View

Check out the white countertop looking stunning in this kitchen done up in a vivid blue and white combination, with steel for a modern stylish effect.

Kitchen View

Kitchen View

Stylish Kitchen

The warm wooden surface of the countertop in this kitchen comes alive as the sun strikes. The wood also adds a traditional feel in this modern kitchen.

Stylish Kitchen

Stylish Kitchen

Matte Black Countertop

This countertop in smooth black granite looks great, and is easy to maintain with some wet swipes.

Matte Black Countertop

Matte Black Countertop

Wooden Countertop Design

This countertop in checked wood patterns draws on the tiled design on the wall for inspiration, giving a seamless look to the kitchen.

Wooden Countertop Design

Wooden Countertop Design

White Stylish Countertop

Polished to a gleaming white this countertop makes a striking impression in this kitchen done up in a red and white color theme.

White Stylish Countertop

White Stylish Countertop

White Reflection

The white marble chosen for this kitchen countertop gives a total makeover to the space. The shiny curved forms of the steel taps complete the design.

White Reflection

White Reflection

Granite Specks

Specked patterns make up the surface of the countertop in this kitchen. Mosaic is a great choice for its long-lasting finish.

Granite Specks

Granite Specks

Black Granite Design

The black granite countertop pairs well with the white cabinet style storage spaces in this simple kitchen.

Black Granite Design

Black Granite Design

Pale Wooden Countertop

Sleek and contemporary in style this kitchen countertop in a pale wood finish looks great in the modern kitchen.

Pale Wooden Countertop

Pale Wooden Countertop

Matte Wooden Countertop

Stylish, warm, and traditional is the effect of the kitchen countertop in solid wood in this kitchen.

Matte Wooden Countertop

Matte Wooden Countertop

Kitchen Countertop Idea

This kitchen goes for an all matte finish for the countertop which is styled in regular granite.

Kitchen Countertop Idea

Kitchen Countertop Idea

White And Black Kitchen

Check out this kitchen done up in a striking white and black color combination. The black countertop completes the look.

White And Black Kitchen

White And Black Kitchen

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