Modern kitchen pictures

Modern kitchens use clever design and sleek styles to create an impressive space to cook, eat and entertain. Browse our pick of the best modern kitchen schemes and find your perfect look from 100s of photos. We also have lots of inspiration for country kitchens and traditional kitchens. And if you really can’t decide, we have 100s of kitchen ideas covering all styles and trends for to you browse through.

  • Sleek white kitchen | Modern kitchen | Kitchen ideas

    Sleek white kitchen

    White gloss cabinets combined with a black granite counter top help create a contemporary kitchen space.


  • White kitchen with wooden worktops | Wood effects | Kitchen ideas

    White kitchen with wooden worktops

    Hardwood worktops and panels add richness to this white and stainless-steel kitchen scheme.

    Darkwood veneer panels
    Wickes Timber

    Slate tiles
    Stone Age

  • Bright, white kitchen-diner | Kitchen ideas | Dining room images

    Bright, white kitchen-diner

    The curved island unit echoes the shape of the room’s circular entrance and saves space in this narrow kitchen-diner. The funky orange dining chairs, together with the matching island worktop, add colour to the scheme.

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    John Lewis

  • Contemporary breakfast bar | Open-plan kitchen ideas

    Contemporary breakfast bar

    The bright orange stools in this open-plan kitchen add to the room’s contemporary look. An L-shaped breakfast bar is ideal for friends and family to gather around while the chef’s preparing dinner.


  • Family kitchen diner | Open-plan | Kitchen ideas

    Family kitchen-diner

    A serving hatch, separating the kitchen and the dining room, has been removed leaving one large, open-plan space that’s perfect for modern family life.

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  • Simple modern kitchen | Open-plan | Kitchen ideas

    Simple modern kitchen

    This white breakfast bar also doubles as a work surface.

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  • Kitchen with sliding glass panels | Kitchen ideas | Open-plan

    Kitchen with sliding glass panels

    Sliding glass panels enable the dining area to be shut off from the kitchen. A streamlined chunky table is teamed with leather chairs for a sophisticated open-plan setting.

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    John Lewis

  • Multi-zone kitchen | Central island unit | Kitchen ideas

    Multi-zone kitchen

    With white walls, units and accessories, this kitchen-diner has a modern feel. The breakfast bar helps divide the space, while wooden worksurfaces add warmth and colour.

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  • Kitchen-diner | kitchen ideas | image

    Open-plan kitchen-diner

    A chunky Chinese elm dining table from Gong is the focus of family life in this modern kitchen-diner. The Eames chairs came from Twentytwentyone and the walls are painted in Farrow & Ball’s Drab estate emulsion.



    Farrow & Ball

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    Canvas prints
    55 Max

  • Kitchen | kitchen ideas | image

    Contemporary Victorian kitchen/diner

    A wall of French windows gives garden views in this Victorian kitchen. Streamlined Rhode Design pale wood units, a sleek cooker hood, spotlights and a creamy tiled floor create a light, contemporary space. An island separates the dining space, which has a wooden table and Louis Ghost chairs from Purves & Purves. Chrome and glass accessories reflect light, vintage-style radiators fuse traditional and modern.

    Rhode Design

    Purves & Purves

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    Cooker hood

    Living House

  • Kitchen | kitchen ideas | image

    Contemporary wooden kitchen

    A wall of streamlined wenge wood cabinets make a dramatic statement behind a dining platform of the same wood. The splashback is backlit glass. Brown B&B Italia swivel chairs and white table continue the ultra-modern look. A grey sofa from B&B Italia and a wooden side table provide a stylish seating area. Architectural flowers add colour and form.

    Table, chairs and sofa
    B&B Italia

    Jasper Conran at Wedgwood

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    DAB Designs (020) 7978 6036

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    Modern kitchen/diner

    Pale walls and limestone tiles highlight streamlined brown Boffi units and white curved resin stools. The island unit divides the large space. A steel fridge and polished stone worktops reflect light. A chunky oak table and benches from The Conran Shop add contrast. A metal and glass extractor fan continues the pared-down look. Flowers and oranges add touches of colour.


    Units and stools

    Table and benches
    The Conran Shop


    Stone Age

    Plain & Simple Kitchens

  • Kitchen ideas | kitchen | image

    Contemporary kitchen/living area

    A grey day bed next to a slim dark wood coffee table makes a good reading spot. Cushions in different textures, a vase and wineglass add touches of colour. A small steel lamp echoes the kitchen units.

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    Contemporary kitchen

    Walls of built-in stainless steel cupboards with frosted glass doors hide clutter and reflect light. An extending dark wood dining table tones with rug covering polished stone tiles. Textured curvy chairs with metal legs provide contrast. Shelving units divide the space and a large round mirror reflects the room.

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    Plain & Simple Kitchens


    Content by Conran

    Graham & Green

  • Grey kitchen-diner | Kitchen designs | Wall finishes | image | Housetohome

    Grey kitchen-diner

    The inset cooker, worktop and storage area of this kitchen is painted in deep grey in contrast to the crisp white units.

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    Farrow & Ball

  • Streamlined white kitchen-diner | Kitchen designs | Dining tables | image | Housetohome

    Streamlined white kitchen-diner

    Streamlined cabinets, shadow gaps where the ceilings meet the walls and white all around make this kitchen the ultimate minimallist design.

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  • Unified kitchen and garden | Kitchen extension designs | Garden flooring | image | Housetohome

    Unified kitchen and garden

    A worksurface runs from the garden into the kitchen of this home, creating a seamless space that blurs the distinction between inside and out.

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  • Modern country kitchen-diner | Dining tables | Dining chairs | image | Housetohome

    Modern country kitchen-diner

    Adding contemporary pieces, such as these dining chairs, to a space with original beams and a ready-made country feel, brings a fresh aspect to the room. The vintage prints and accessories add further charm.

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  • Modern family kitchen | Modern kitchen ideas | Kitchen | Image |

    Modern family kitchen

    Warm yellow walls and large, creamy stone floor tiles give a cool modern kitchen a sunny, welcoming feel.

    Blackboard paint
    Johnstone’s Paint

  • Contemporary steel kitchen | Kitchen Ideas |

    Contemporary steel kitchen

    Budget B&Q units have been covered in stainless steel for a more expensive look in this sleek, contemporary kitchen. The bar stools are from John Lewis.

    Kitchen units
    Bar stools

    John Lewis
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