28 Stunning Brown Kitchen Cabinet Ideas You’ll Love


Brown Kitchen Cabinet Ideas

In this article, I would like to support an antithesis about brown kitchen cabinets:  I disagree that brown cabinets are old-fashioned. In brown kitchen cabinet ideas, the interior designer mostly uses different shades of brown in the kitchen. The stains, the coating techniques, the mimicking, and the paints impact brown cabinets. 

Hope you like the best picks of mine and enjoy having brown, some useful tips are hidden under the pictures.

Light Brown Kitchen Cabinets Stainless Steel Appliances Beige Backsplash Space Ceiling Walls

Photo Credit | Johnston Design Group

It is possible to find everything of your dreams in this kitchen to make the dream of the homeowner come true. Modern pendants hanging from the high ceiling, crescent-shaped glass bar counter, exotic Titanium granite counter, and matching brown flat surface cabinets.

Brown Kitchen Cabinets Dark Brown Cabinets Lively Feel Warmth Kitchen Design Many Shades

Photo Credit | Bailey’s Cabinets

Modern farmhouse design with rustic coffee brown cabinets. The wall cabinets have chicken wire doors, and the wine rack cabinet is picked as wall-mounted. 

Brown Cabinetry Dark Wood Kitchen Cabinets Granite Countertops Natural Light Dark Shades

Photo Credit | Arizona Tile

Jacobean stain birch cabinets with chunky white honeycomb backsplash and granite countertop. Simple and welcoming. 

Dark Cabinets Flat Panel Cabinets Wooden Cabinets Contemporary Kitchen Grey Walls Small Kitchen

Photo Credit | Design Platform

Hazelnut stains on cherry cabinets have a great brown cabinet look. The marble looks full high backsplash and the smoke gray countertop performs the best dance with the cabinets in a modern kitchen design

Brown Upper Dark Components Overhead Lighting Contemporary Style Dark Colors Kitchen Ideas

Photo Credit | Gray Point Homes

Coffee stain brown cabinets and thick quartz countertops with a classic doable kitchen remodeling trio. 
Intense Appearance Design Ideas Entire Kitchen Perfect Shade Match Colors Two Islands

Photo Credit | J.Thomas Kitchens

The orient express is in your kitchen: Sherwin Williams Turkish coffee color brown cabinets, Taj Mahal quartzite countertops, and burnt bamboo kitchen flooring are great kitchen design elements. 

Brown Cabinets Undermount Sink Brown Kitchen Eat In Kitchen Home Renovation Herringbone Pattern Walls

Photo Credit | Annie

Falling in love with the eclectic kitchen design: Waterfall edge kitchen with a natural stain, mirrored globe kitchen pendants, and industrial design breakfast bar chairs…  

Light Brown Kitchen Cabinets Stainless Steel Appliances Light Wood Floor Gray Walls

Photo Credit | Stoddard Construction & Design Inc

Changing the countertop, adding the matchstick backsplash, and replenishing the floor with wood look ceramic tiles are all on the homeowner’s list.

Dark Brown Kitchen Cabinet Ideas Grey Walls Flat Panel Cabinets Space Countertops

Photo Credit | ArtCraft Homes LLC

IKEA dark Ramsjo cabinets are still my favorite, even though they were discontinued. The dark blackish-brown tone is very well-defined and your interior designer can imitate this color.

Brown Acrylic Cabinets Quartz Countertops White Walls Brown Kitchen

Photo Credit | Woodmaster Kitchens

Let shine go into the island top and glossy glass subway tiles in traditional brown kitchen cabinet ideas.

Dark Brown Cabinets Kitchen Cabinets Walls Countertops

Photo Credit | Allen Irvin – Designer

A new black color is submitted into my favorites: Farrow and ball of black have a pinch of brown and blue inside. It is not very sharp and blends well. 

Stainless Steel Appliances Light Brown Cabinets Cambria Quartz Countertops Dark

Photo Credit | Adaptive Building Solutions

Traditional kitchen design finds the best pair ever, dark brown cabinets and white Cambria Brittanica. In a modern chalet design house with trapezoid windows. 

Brown Kitchen Cabinets Light Brown Cabinets Space Stainless Steel Appliances Grey Walls

Photo Credit | YZDA | Yoshida + Zanon Design Atrium

Eclectic kitchen design is redefined with brown glossy finish wall cabinets and brown matte finish base cabinets. Futuristic kitchen pendants are completing the puzzles. 

Brown Kitchen Cabinets Dark Brown Kitchen Design Stainless Steel Appliances Ceiling 1

Photo Credit |  Mariano & Co., LLC

Craftsman design kitchen style, 4×8 subway brown semi-glossy glass with alabaster grout and Arctic White quartz countertop under the daylight in an elegant kitchen.

Dark Brown Kitchen Cabinets Brown Acrylic Cabinets White Countertops Unique Outcome Open Concept Kitchen

Photo Credit | Tara Benet Design

Modern kitchen design with beautiful yellow-mid brown cabinets from Farrow and Ball, The Tuck Room Door. White and this brown taste like a cup of latte in the kitchen. Plain but tasty… 

Light Brown Cabinets Quartz Countertops Recessed Panel Cabinets Spacious Kitchen Brick Walls Neutral Color

Photo Credit | Bailey’s Cabinets

Distressed brown maple cabinets with natural slate subway backsplash and white counters. Warm colors warm the hearts. 

Dark Wood Cabinets White Cabinets Light Wooden Floor Light Colored Cabinets Brown 1

Photo Credit | New Generation Home Improvements

Traditional kitchen design always rocks! Calming and charming…

Brown Cabinets Bold Color Accents White Walls Eat In Kitchen Muted Tones Small Island

Photo Credit | Allied Kitchen, Bath, Home, and Outdoor Living

Three-dimensional white large square backsplash tiles and brown, white, and gray modern pattern tiles, white countertops, and large format porcelain floor tiles all match with stainless steel appliances. 

Blue Walls White Countertop Dark Red White Backsplash Grey Color Brown Color Kitchen Space

Photo Credit | Kitchen Ideas, LLC

Delicatus Brown granite countertops and vintage brown cabinets. The white and dark brown combo always turns out great. 

Dark Brown Cabinets Beige Backsplash Brown Kitchen Cabinet Lower Cabinets Space Ceiling

Photo Credit | Redline Construction and Renovation

Transitional kitchen with espresso cabinets and cream backsplash tile. The layering is completed by large-format travertine floor tiles. 

Open Concept Kitchen Brown Cabinets Ceiling Space Walls Brown Color Undermount Sink

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Clean and neat lines in a craftsman kitchen design by having a cappuccino maple cabinet with gray glass subway backsplash, and natural stain hickory flooring. 

Brown Cabinets LIght Wood Floor Grey Walls Brown Kitchen Quartz White Countertops Ceiling

Photo Credit | Powell Homes & Renovations

Sherwin Williams urbane bronze is such a great color that has a chameleon effect in your kitchen. Surface mimicking is very trendy for kitchen cabinet painting. The paint color goes from gray to brown by changing the light hues…

Dark Brown Kitchen Cabinets Brown Cabinetry Granite Countertops Blue Walls White Walls

Photo Credit | Divada Kitchens Inc

If there is plenty of kitchen light, this color will show its shine and active interaction with the environment.

Dark Brown Kitchen Cabinets White Quartz Countertops Light Wooden Floor

Photo Credit | Sterling Custom Homes

Envying kitchen design. I would like to shake the designer’s hands strongly to show my appreciation. Working with the curves is not easy at all. Raised breakfast bar’s curved edge. The color selection is just right to show off the design elements. I still have a FOMO ( fear of missing out)… Did I miss something? 

Dark Brown Cabinets Stainless Steel Appliances White Cabinets Undermount Sink White Countertops

Photo Credit | Adaptive Building Solutions

Time to celebrate the designer’s subtle sense of humor in the kitchen design! This is called real success. 

Light Brown Cabinets Stainless Steel Appliances Dark Walls Green Countertops

Photo Credit | Dan Nelson, Designs Northwest Architects

Such a compact kitchen. The combination of green and natural oak colors carries happiness and finger-pull cabinet doors infuse minimalism. A trendy and ergonomic kitchen remodeling idea!

Light Brown Cabinets Brown Kitchen Cabinets White Cabinets Ceiling Stainless Steel Appliances


The details are spoken such as crown molding, built-in open shelves on the side of the kitchen island, matching range hood, and patterned layout ceramic flooring. 

Dark Brown Cabinets Stainless Steel Appliances Brown Kitchen Open Concept Kitchen

Photo Credit | Main Line Kitchen Design

Brown kitchen cabinets are never faded! Brown color can make a balance between any light soft pastel color and helps the homeowners budget for easy kitchen remodeling.

What Makes Brown Kitchen Cabinet Ideas?

Color:  The color brown has warm and cold tones. Both can be used in kitchen design and kitchen remodeling and the results are astonishing. The trendy dark brown which has a tint of blue and brown inside is named soft black. It can be found in different paint brands. The trendy light brown is also burnt bamboo which is used in sustainable kitchen design and minimalist kitchen design ideas. 
Countertop Selection: Reach the summit and stand there proudly. If the warm browns have priority this time countertop color will be the variant. I would say as a color black, gray, green, and beige countertops are the most match with brown cabinets. 
Backsplash Selection: To show the beauty of the brown cabinets, a glossy glass backsplash is the best. The colors of the backsplash can either be white tone or matching brown with cabinets and using the lighter color grout. 
Budget: Brown cabinet owners are always lucky budget-wise in the remodeling process since the cabinet covers 45% of the remodeling project. 

Kitchen Design Styles Matching With Dark Brown Cabinets

Traditional Kitchen Design, Transitional Kitchen Design, Contemporary Kitchen Design, Farmhouse Kitchen Design, Rustic Kitchen Design,  French Country Kitchen Design, Eclectic Kitchen Design, Minimalist Kitchen Design, and Industrial Kitchen Design are all matched with brown kitchen cabinet ideas. 

Dark Brown Kitchen Cabinets With Stainless Steel Appliances