18 DIY Outdoor Table Plans

18 DIY Outdoor Table Plans

These free DIY outdoor table plans will show you how to build a table that you can enjoy all year round. Whether you’re enjoying a meal with your family, lounging around with your friends, or prepping for a party, these plans have you covered.

The outdoor table plans include tutorials for how to build an outdoor dining table, picnic table, bar, grill cart, serving cart, coffee table, and end table. They have everything you need to get started from a materials list to finishing directions, and everything in between.

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Farmhouse Outdoor Dining Table

An outdoor dining table with a patio umbrella This free outdoor table plan builds a modern farmhouse dining table that’s perfect for having outside on a deck or porch. This simple table is built with being able to seat as many people comfortably as possible, creating a table that is practical but also makes a big design impact.Modern Farmhouse Outdoor Dining Table from Designing Vibes

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Outdoor Bar Table

An outdoor bar by a white fenceThought This outdoor table is built to act as an outdoor bar but you really could use it as a side table and put just about anything on it. There’s some open shelving for storage and a nice concrete top that will make prepping a meal or making a drink a breeze.Outdoor Bar Table from The Merrythought

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Outdoor Herringbone Dining Table

An outdoor table with metal chairsHere’s an outside table plan that builds a gorgeous doing room table complete with X brace legs and a herringbone top. This table looks so good you might want to use it inside instead of out. This is a very detailed plan that includes everything you need to start building.Outdoor Herringbone Dining Table from Cherished Bliss

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Outdoor Pallet Coffee Table with Drink Cooler

An outdoor coffee table with drinks in the middle  This outdoor coffee table would make a great addition to your patio furniture collection and be the envy of all your neighbors. This table is made from pallets, making it a great budget project. The center of the table is cut out so you put your favorite drinks on ice.Outdoor Pallet Coffee Table with Drink Cooler from Remodelaholic

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Outdoor Octagon Coffee Table with Lattice Legs

An octagon coffee table sitting outsideThis gorgeous outdoor coffee table would make the perfect addition to some outdoor chairs so everyone can gather together and share a meal or play a game. It’s a unique octagon shape and has lattice legs that really make it something special.Outdoor Octagon Coffee Table with Lattice Legs from Remodelaholic

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Outdoor Farmhouse Table

A farmhouse table outside on a deckHere’s another dining room table for the outdoors. This trestle table has a farmhouse feel to it but its classic shape would make it go with any type of decor. The tabletop is in a herringbone pattern, making it even more beautiful.Outdoor Farmhouse Table from The Navage Patch

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Pallet Coffee Table

A coffee table and benches in a yardA Piece of Rainbow This unique outdoor coffee table is made out of pallets that are taken apart and then put back together again to form the table and matching benches. The unique base is made of wire that’s filled with rocks. It’s a unique spin on your average coffee table that will have all your friends talking.Pallet Coffee Table from A Piece of Rainbow

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Outdoor Serving Cart

A blue serving table on a deck If you need an outdoor table for prep space or as a buffet, this outdoor serving cart would work nicely. You can prep on the top and use the shelves underneath for storing any outdoor dishes or other necessities so you can make your next great meal.Outdoor Serving Cart from RemodelaCasa

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Side Table with Herringbone Accent

A side table between two red chairsSimply Designing with Ashley PhippsHere’s an end table that’s perfect for the outdoors. The top of the table is a herringbone inlay, so not only does it look great but you can make it with scrap wood. Despite how great it looks, this outdoor table is still an easy project that just about anyone should be able to handle.Side Table with Herringbone Accent from Simply Designing with Ashley Phipps

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Outdoor Crate Coffee Table

A blue coffee table made out of cratesOrganize & Decorate EverythingThis easy to build outdoor coffee table is made up of four crates that are put together to form a functional table. Wheels are added so it can be easily moved to wherever you’d like to use it.Outdoor Crate Coffee Table from Organize & Decorate Everything

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2X4 Outdoor End Table

A blue end table sitting on a porchThis outdoor table is perfect to sit beside a comfy chair and sit your drink on while you’re enjoying your porch or deck. It’s made entirely out of 2×4’s, making it a great building project for a beginner.2X4 Outdoor End Table from Girl, Just DIY!

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Outdoor Grill Cart

A wooden grill cart sitting in a backyard You won’t know how you managed before you had this outdoor grill cart. It’s perfect to sit right beside the grill, giving you extra prep space on top and storage space on the bottom. There are plenty of hooks and towel holders to keep everything tidy.Outdoor Grill Cart from Charleston Crated

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Outdoor Coffee Table with Planter

An outdoor coffee table on a deckRemodelaCasa Here’s another outdoor coffee table, and this one is perfect if you’re looking for something unique. There are a few different layers to the table in varying heights so you can use the tabletop for some storage if you’d like. The most unique feature is the planter in the center that’s built into the table.Outdoor Coffee Table with Planter from RemodelaCasa

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Kids Outdoor Table

A kids picnic table in a yardThe kids will be thrilled to have this outdoor table all to themselves. This table is built lower to the ground making it easy for the kids to get up and down from the table.

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Herb Garden Coffee Table

A coffee table with an herb planter boxThis outdoor coffee table doubles as a planter for herbs. Metal is used along with wood to create this one-of-a-kind coffee table. The top of the table and the legs are painted in contrasting colors to make it stand out.Herb Garden Coffee Table from A Beautiful Mess


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