Having family and friends come for dinner is very much the American dream. You can make it so much easier if you have an outdoor kitchen. Outdoor kitchens and barbeques do not need to be expensive. A small grill on wheels is less than $250. On the other hand, if you want to impress, a custom build outdoor kitchen with all the bells and whistles can cost $50,000 or more. Perhaps a more modest approach would be to buy a pre-fabricated outdoor kitchen and have it professionally installed, this would cost anywhere from $2000 to $30,000 Why is there such a huge range in price? Outdoor kitchens have many components and each component can be upgraded. Here are some considerations:
If you have a small yard, the best choice is a linear kitchen that runs along one wall. It is space-efficient and can have everything you want. However, if you have more space, you can get creative.