There comes a time in every adult’s life when a bar cart just won’t do anymore. In which case, it might be time to upgrade to a bar cabinet. These functional gems are a great addition to a dining room, living room, or even home office. Taller than a credenza and outfitted with storage spaces for bottles and stemware, the functional pieces are a spirit connoisseurs best friend. Ahead, the 18 best bar carts on the market right now.
VIVIEN BAR CABINET BY WEST ELM
The grooved details of this Old Hollywood style cabinet conceal a bevy of handy interior compartments.
OXFORD BLACK BAR CABINET BY CRATE AND BARREL
An Art Deco showpiece in brass and black acacia.
SUSPEND II TALL BAR CABINET BY CB2
A backsplash of gray-veined Carrara-style marble give this tall unit—one of CB2’s alltime bestselling pieces—a touch of class; three discrete cabinets allow you to store wines, spirit, and glassware separately.
BROOKLYN CORNER BAR BY POTTERY BARN
If you don’t have space for a behemoth unit, this caddy corner option with its zinc top and kiln-dried rubberwood base might be just the ticket.
EYE-CON BAR CABINET BY NOW HOUSE BY JONATHAN ADLER
A cheeky piece in glossy white lacquer; open it up to reveal a poppy sapphire interior.
ISIDORO CABINET BY JEAN-MARIE MASSAUD
This leather-sheathed bar cabinet calls out for a sleek bachelor pad. The craftsmanship is superb, with lots of luxurious details, like the self-closing drawer and silver-toned hardware.
BOHLEND CABINET BY CURREY & COMPANY
The mix of materials — inlaid wood, brass — gives
this handsome cabinet a warm glow. It looks good open or closed. The pretty blue felt lining the drawers comes as a little surprise.
HAPPY HOUR LIQUOR CABINET BY FEYZ
This is everything you need in a bar cabinet. Inside, there’s plenty of space for storage, and the top can be used as a buffet for serving. The turned brass legs are beautiful, but the standout feature is the built-in icebox: You can pour ice right into it.
POLLOCK DRINKS CABINET BY JULIAN CHICHESTER
Both inside and out, this vellum-and-oak cabinet has a
stately, old-world feel. The mirrored back panel, the pretty
bottle racks and the vintage-looking escutcheons on the
inside of the folding double doors are all nice touches.
CORRDIOR BAR BY BDI
With the glass top, stemware rack and all that storage, this cabinet can function as a hardworking bar while still holding its own aesthetically.