Complete your kitchen, breakfast nook, or home bar with the perfect black bar stool. We’ve collected our favorites from across the web in this convenient buying guide – something for every style. Looking for something sleek and modern? How about a retro barstool to suit a more traditional decor theme? These black bar stools span a variety of eras, and materials too. Here, you’ll find black bar stools sculpted from solid wood, crafted from resilient metal, and made from lightweight plastic for easy handling. Explore a world of bar- and counter-height stools to find your perfect seat below.
Wooden Black Counter Height Bar Stool: It doesn’t get more classic than a traditional tractor seat stool design. This beautifully crafted wood stool is made from solid elm wood with a silky black finish, able to support up to 330 pounds for dependable everyday performance.
Solid Oak Black Wood Bar Stools: Buying stools for a placement that sees some extended sitting times, like an eat-in kitchen? It pays to invest in a stool set with a supportive backrest for added comfort. This gorgeous design draws inspiration from mid-century stools for timeless appeal.
About A Stool Matte Black Bar Stools: About a Stool 32 is a widely acclaimed series by Hee Welling, each piece expressing a sense of refreshing simplicity that has been pared down to only the most essential lines and curves. This comfortable stool features a sculpted form-fitting seat perched atop molded wood legs, finished in black from top to bottom.
Wooden Black Saddle Bar Stool: If you need to keep things simple and economical without sacrificing quality, this saddle-seat black stool is a great place to start. This piece is constructed from solid wood without any frills. Invest in a full set for the same price that single designer stool might fetch.
Solid Wood All Black Bar Stools: Osso is a refined wooden stool by luxury furniture brand Ethnicraft, each one crafted from solid oak with a silky black varnish finish. Choose from two heights to best suit your intended placement.
Woodnotes Padded Black Wooden Bar Stool: Designed by Ilkka Suppanen and Raffaella Mangiarotti, the Siro+ bar stool offers understated elegance – every detail is expertly sculpted, shaped, and refined for enduring appeal. The base is made from solid oak, the seat lightly upholstered with a black leather pad.
Sculpted Black Backless Bar Stool: Exaggerated curves bring an alluring sense of playfulness to this charming black bar stool design. The frame is sculpted from solid ash wood, the seat upholstered in plush boucle over comfortable padding.
Black and Cane Bar Stool: Woven cane detailing is back in fashion, bringing vintage charm to modern furniture selections for a striking boho-chic appearance. This black wooden stool features a supportive backrest and armrest layout, each accented with woven rattan for a breezy natural look.
Black and Rattan Bar Stool: Cushioned seating, woven cane detailing, and sturdy solid wood construction combine to make the Aimee Bar Stool an especially practical selection for placements that you use every day.
Oval Cane Back Bar Stool Set: Round backrests underscore the vintage inspiration behind these charming counter-height stools. This set includes four matching stools, each one perched atop sturdy metal framing with seats upholstered in comfortable faux leather.
Black and Wicker Bar Stools: Woven rattan seats give these simple three-legged stools a charming rustic appearance well-suited for interior themes like coastal, cottage chic, mid-century modern, and more. Creative angles lend trendy geometric undertones.
Black Woven Bar Stool: Smart angles give this solid oak stool a chic contemporary appearance well-suited for the most modern interior decor themes. A woven paper rope seat balances the minimalistic silhouette with charming rustic appeal.
Leather-Upholstered Black and Wood Bar Stools: Supple top-grain leather lends a luxurious touch to this solid oak stool design. This piece keeps things warm and welcoming with a natural brown finish, the seat upholstered in black for a pop of contrast.
Swivel Wood and Black Bar Stools: Molded bentwood gives this barstool dramatic mid-century appeal. Each sculpted shell seat is perched atop a bold pedestal base finished in black, the height fully adjustable to suit a wide range of table heights.
Black Leather Bar Stools with Backs: Ultra-plush tufted padding makes this stool set an especially satisfying selection for placements where you and your guests will spend a lot of time – a tall dinner table, a home cocktail bar, etc. Resilient faux leather upholstery lends a sophisticated touch on a relatively accessible budget. Each set includes two stools.
Faux Leather Modern Black Bar Stools: Upholstered in black faux leather from top to bottom, these bar stools by Safavieh exude understated luxury for truly sophisticated appeal. Silver stretchers brace the tapered legs for excellent stability. Each set includes two matching counter-height seats.
Genuine Top-Grain Black Leather Bar Stools: Hagen is a luxurious dining chair that features padded comfort that extends from the backrest all the way down the legs, all upholstered in genuine top-grain leather. The framing is made from solid poplar wood, the bracing made from sturdy iron in a black finish.
Industrial Gray and Black Bar Stools: Slim metal framing gives this bar stool a lightweight aesthetic. The seat and backrest are crafted from grey slings that provide dependable support with just the right amount of give.
Backless Black 24 Inch Bar Stools Set: Geometric framing makes these low 24-inch stools great for minimalistic kitchen decor themes. The seats are well-padded for comfort, upholstered in smooth faux leather for a high-end look on an accessible budget.
Afteroom Black Metal Bar Stool with Back: The striking Afteroom bar stool draws inspiration from Bauhaus aesthetics, its form refined to its exquisitely functional basics. A small backrest provides dependable support without sacrificing the lightness of the silhouette.
Adjustable Swivel Matte Black Bar Stool Set: Form-fitting seats make these saddle-style bar stools an especially comfortable selection for everyday use. Each set includes two height-adjustable stools equipped with convenient footrests.
Modern Black Faux Leather Bar Stool: This striking counter stool design features a sled-style base and an angular seat construction perfectly refined for minimalist modern kitchen themes. Each seat is upholstered in faux leather for a soft touch.
Tufted Black Swivel Bar Stool Set: Plush channel tufting makes these bar stools especially comfortable, the seats upholstered in black faux leather for a luxurious appearance. The seat heights are adjustable for flexible placement possibilities.
Bertoia Black and White Bar Stools: Inspired by the iconic mid-century chair of the same name, the Bertoia stool features a molded seat perched atop a wire base, the contrast of chic black and white sure to capture the eye in any setting. This piece is available in counter or bar height sizing.
Faux Leather White and Black Bar Stools: This charming counter-height bar stool features a sled base finished in silky black, the seat upholstered in white faux leather for chic contrast. Each set includes four matching chairs for effortless coordination.
Round Black and White Bar Stool: Clean white faux leather meets silky matte black metal framing to give this bar stool eye-catching contrast well-suited for the most modern kitchen decor themes. This stool is available in counter or bar height sizing.
Stackable Black Bar Stools IKEA: These stackable bar stools are a budget-friendly favorite from IKEA. The plastic seat is easy to clean, the metal base sturdy enough for everyday use. If you need to save space, simply stack your extra stools for storage between uses.
Bend Black Metal Bar Stool: Want to enjoy the refined style of a black bar stool but don’t want your seating space to feel dark? The playful Rachel bar stool by Bend Goods features an airy wire frame construction that allows light to easily pass through the composition. These pieces are lightweight and easy to handle. Use indoors or outdoors.
Swivel Black Iron Bar Stool: Rugged iron construction gives this bar stool a rustic appearance, perfect for industrial themes and farmhouse kitchens. The stool height can be adjusted by rotating the durable acacia wood seat.
Black Modern Bar Stools with Handle: Keep things simple with this charming pair of high pub stools, finished in silky black from top to bottom. The shaped seat includes cutout handles on either side, making them easy to move around your kitchen or bar for flexible placement possibilities.
Eames-Style Black Bar Stool Set: These bar stools are designed to look like the Eames molded plastic chair series, bringing mid-century charm to any home bar or dining placement. This set includes four matching barstools – also sold in pairs or individually.
Sauder Wood and Black Stool: Sauder offers a simple budget-friendly take on industrial decor with this streamlined counter-height barstool set. Each stool features a powder coated metal frame with built-in footrests, the seat made from engineered wood in a light finish.
Round Black and Wood Swivel Bar Stool: Use these handsome stools to complement industrial, rustic, and minimalist kitchen decor themes alike. These pieces feature adjustable height construction with swivel seats and built-in footrests. These stools are sold in sets of two.
Industrial Black and Brown Bar Stools: Padded saddle seats give these backless kitchen stools a comfortable touch. Use these attractive 30-inch barstools to complement interior themes like rustic and industrial. Each set includes two matching stools – also available with a grey cushion.
Industrial Black Swivel Bar Stool: This gorgeous swivel stool features a wide base for excellent stability, the round seat beautifully upholstered for comfort. Brass details elevate this design for eye-catching appeal even within the most refined kitchen and home lounge environments.
Industrial Black Swivel Bar Stool with Back: A tall backrest allows this bar stool to provide excellent support. This piece features playful industrial elements – faux rivets around the seat, barrel-inspired slats on the backrest, weathered finishes, and more. The height is adjustable for flexibility.
Wood and Black Farmhouse Bar Stool: This simple barstool features rounded corners for a refined appearance. The seat is made from mango wood, the frame made from thick iron. This stool measures at 25 inches in height. Each stool is sold individually.
Arne Jacobsen Black and Chrome Bar Stools: Designed by the illustrious Arne Jacobsen in 1955, the iconic Series 7 Chair remains one of the most recognizable silhouettes in seating. This design elevates the classic Series 7 to bar height for usage within homes and commercial applications alike.
Round Black and Silver Bar Stool: Playful silver-dipped details lend a luxurious gleam to this otherwise humble stool composition. This counter-height stool measures at 24 inches in height. Use to complement glam-forward contemporary decor themes.
Angular Black and Chrome Bar Stools: Crisp angles lend sharp minimalistic appeal to this chic counter stool design. Each one sits perched atop highly polished stainless-steel legs, with the seat upholstered in rich black faux leather for a comfortable touch. Looking for something a little different? These stools are also available with orange upholstery.
Black Leather Adjustable Bar Stools: Use these faux leather and chrome barstools to complement minimalist, mid-century, and industrial interior decor themes. These pieces are adjustable between 34.5 and 42.5 inches in height.
Modern Black Bar Stools with Backs: Gold bases elevate these simple sled-based barstools with a touch of irresistible glamour. Each set includes two counter-height stools, each one equipped with faux leather upholstery over light foam padding for added comfort.
Gold and Black Bar Stools with Arms: Barrel-back construction allows these luxurious barstools to provide full support with wraparound armrests and form-fitting design. The shapely base echoes the seat silhouette for a clean contemporary appearance well-suited to modern kitchen and cocktail lounge themes.
Scalloped Black Velvet Bar Stools: A scalloped backrest lends charming vintage glamour to this playful counter-height barstool design. This piece is upholstered in beautifully soft black velvet, the footrest and leg caps accented with gold details. Each set includes two stools.
Modern Black Swivel Bar Stools with Backs: Geometric details make these bar stools especially eye-catching. These pieces are upholstered in black velvet over plush padding, the base finished in gleaming gold. The height is adjustable up to 29.5 inches in height. These stools are also available in beige and pink.
Black and Gold Bar Stools: These simple barstools feature slim tapered legs supported by a gleaming gold footrest that pops with glamorous contrast. The round seats are upholstered in soft velvet over light padding for comfort. Choose from two heights to best suit your table or counter arrangement.
Upholstered Black Adjustable Bar Stools: Biscuit-tufted detailing brings style and comfort to these well-padded barstool designs. The seat includes a comfortable backrest and scooped sides for excellent support, the base equipped with a standard footrest. The seats adjust in height up to 41.5 inches.
Velvet Black Bar Stool Counter Height: This charming barstool is sure to turn heads! This piece features a stocky silhouette, the entire surface comfortably padded from top to bottom and upholstered in wonderfully touchable black velvet. Use to lend a pop of postmodern playfulness to your dining arrangement or home bar.
Masters Black Bar Stools with Back: The celebrated Masters Stool by Philippe Starck and Eugeni Quitllet is a unique work of art that combines the silhouettes of three of history’s most famous chair designs – the Series 7, the Molded Shell Chair, and the Tulip Armchair. Each one is refined into an evocative silhouette sure to spark conversations among your most design-minded guests.
Modern Black Outdoor Bar Stool: Want to equip your outdoor bar or dining counter with smart contemporary seating? This attractive design, inspired by the classic Acapulco chair, is sure to delight. The woven rope detailing resists weather while providing comfortable give. This stool is available in two convenient heights.
Stackable Outdoor Metal Barstool Set: These attractive black barstools feature a stackable design so that you can store them safely away between uses or between seasons. Choose from two height sizes, sold individually or in sets of two.
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