Outdoor kitchens in micro concrete (summer kitchen)

An outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete is an innovation that combines the mineral beauty of concrete with the functionality of a summer kitchen.

Concrete outdoor kitchens are ideal for gardens, parks, patios or terraces.
creating a convivial space for sharing moments with family and friends , with a modern aesthetic.

A concrete outdoor kitchen for every style

A versatile material, waxed concrete adapts to every style: whether you’re looking for a modern outdoor kitchen or a more rustic ambience, waxed concrete will meet your expectations.

Resistant to weather, UV and temperature variations, waxed concrete is perfect for outdoor living. Marius Aurenti waxed concrete can be used to create the various elements of an outdoor kitchen: sink, worktop, bar.

This hard-wearing material protects against the elements, while adding a mineral touch that elegantly bridges the gap between indoors and out. The frame can be made of breezeblock, concrete, brick or cellular concrete.

With a wide range of colors (neutral such as white, black, gray, beige, pastel such as blue, green, or warm such as red, orange) and finishes (matte, gloss, satin), it’s easy to combine waxed concrete with other materials such as wood, stone, metal or even plastic.

Contact a Marius Aurenti consultant free of charge if you have any questions about your construction or renovation project.

Building an outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete

Building an outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete often includes creating a solid, durable worktop.

The worktop can be made of breezeblock or aerated concrete, providing a solid base for the kitchen units. Once the structure is in place, waxed concrete can be applied to the surfaces to create an elegant, weather-resistant finish.

The essential elements of a waxed concrete outdoor kitchen can include:

  • an outdoor concrete sink,
  • a polished concrete bar to serve drinks
  • a barbecue, oven (pizza oven, etc.) or hob suitable for outdoor cooking.
  • However, avoid exposing waxed concrete to sources of high heat, as this can burn off the stain and varnish.

Storage units and furniture in concrete, wood or metal can be added to complete the look.

Inspiration and ideas for your outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete

Here are a few ideas to inspire you in designing your outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete:

An outdoor worktop in waxed concrete

Opt for an outdoor waxed concrete worktop that extends to a seating area, creating a space for relaxing and dining al fresco.

A concrete sink

Incorporate a concrete sink or basin into your kitchen to make cleaning utensils and food preparation easier.

A built-in barbecue in a summer kitchen

Install a built-in barbecue in an outdoor concrete bar for a harmonious, functional design.

An outdoor bar in waxed concrete

Create an outdoor bar in waxed concrete with matching bar stools to create a convivial space where you can enjoy cocktails al fresco.

Concrete outdoor furniture

Although you can furnish your garden with metal, wood or plastic chairs or benches, you can also opt for a total concrete look by purchasing waxed concrete outdoor furniture (tables, chairs, benches and deckchairs).

Contrast materials: waxed concrete and wood, metal, plastic…

Use wood, metal or plastic furniture to add contrast and warmth to your waxed concrete outdoor kitchen.

The advantages of waxed concrete for outdoor kitchens

Opting for an outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete offers many advantages:

  1. Waxed concrete is a durable, hard-wearing material that is ideal for outdoor use: well-protected, it does not degrade easily.
  2. Waxed concrete offers a modern yet flexible aesthetic, adaptable to any decorating style.
  3. Waxed concrete is easy to maintain and resistant to stains and water thanks to stain and varnish finishes.
  4. The outdoor kitchen in waxed concrete is a convivial space for sharing moments with family and friends in the open air.

Care and protection for the summer kitchen

Waxed concrete is a durable and resistant material, but it still requires regular maintenance to preserve its original appearance. To protect your concrete outdoor kitchen, it’s important to apply a stain, a protective varnish such as a polyurethane varnish or a special concrete paint. These products offer protection against stains, water and UV rays.

To clean your waxed concrete outdoor kitchen, use a soft cloth and soapy water. Avoid abrasive products that could damage the concrete surface.


In conclusion, the waxed concrete outdoor kitchen is an elegant and functional option for those who want to make the most of their outdoor space. Whether you choose a modern or rustic design, waxed concrete adapts to every style and guarantees a durable, long-lasting outdoor kitchen.

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