Bar Stool Heights Guide

Choosing Bar and Counter Stools

Bar stools are available in many shapes and heights, and it's important that you're comfortably seated for every occasion. A general rule is to allow for approximately 10" to 12" between the seat and table or counter top.

Table Type Table Height Recommended Seat Height
Dining Table 28" - 30" > 18"
Counter Height Table 34" - 36" 24" - 26"
Pub/Bar Table 40" - 42" 27" - 30"
Extra Tall Tables 45" - 48" 31" - 34"