Best Black Countertop Ideas | White Cabinets With Black Countertops

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There’s something so effortlessly chic about white cabinets with black countertops. Their contrast creates dimension in kitchens, adding a bold and sophisticated look. Nevertheless, it can be daunting to pick the right design and countertop choice for kitchens with black countertops. Also, don’t forget that our Fairfax marble and granite countertops are the perfect way to add value to your home.

Let’s go over the best black countertop and white cabinet kitchen design ideas for the year:

1. Brass Detailing Black and White Kitchen

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Milka Black Leather Marble Slab

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Zanzibar Polished Marble Slab

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Negro Marquina Polished Marble Slab

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This black marble countertop island works beautifully with this contemporary kitchen, which blends modern and traditional styles. The brass-toned metal furniture adds a touch of luxury which ties the entire room together. Note how the above kitchen utilizes both black and white cabinets and black and white countertops to create a stylishly alternating look.

2. Matching Black Slab Backsplash and Countertop

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Fantasy Black Leather Quartzite Slab

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Soyeux Noir Honed Quartzite Slab

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Crytos Polished Quartzite Slab

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The look of a matching black slab marble backsplash and countertop has been one of the most popular kitchen design trends in recent years. It creates a uniform, harmonious look that feels seamless. The effect elongates the space, making it feel larger.

3. Gray Ceramic Backsplash Tile

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Pietra Black Polished Marble Slab

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If you’re looking for a way to tie the room together and lower the high contrast of black kitchen countertops, then consider a gray backsplash tile. The kitchen pictured above utilizes both natural wood and white countertops for a multi-dimensional kitchen design.

4. Veined Black Slab Countertop

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Silver Brown Wave Polished Marble Slab

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Negresco Polished Quartzite Slab

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Negresco Leather Quartzite Slab

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This stunning veined black marble slab has streaks of gold running through it. Utterly luxurious, it is sure to be a standout as a black bathroom countertop or kitchen with black countertops. We recommend keeping the design of your bathroom or kitchen minimal to allow the incredible natural design of this polished marble slab to stand out.

5. Vibrant Backsplash with White Cabinets and Black Countertops

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Absolute Black Honed Filled Granite Slab

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Absolute Black Extra Polished Granite Slab

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Black Cardosa Honed Granite Slab

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For a pop of color, embrace the look of a vibrant backsplash like this bold blue backsplash tile shown above. The combination of black and white works well with many colors, so you can pick out one of your favorite colors without fear of it clashing with the kitchen. Pair your vibrant backsplash tile with black quartz countertops, black granite countertops, or dark granite countertops.

6. Black Countertop Country Kitchen

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Trambisera Honed Marble Slab

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Black Ocean Polished Granite Slab

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Arabescato Orobico Polished Marble Slab

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This classic kitchen design has a vintage look to it by combining white kitchen cabinets with black countertops. The classic hardwood floors add a timeless element that creates an inviting atmosphere in this kitchen. The white subway tiles add an understated backdrop to the bold kitchen design.

7. Ultra Modern Minimalist Black and White Kitchen

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Marquinia B Lappato Lucido Porcelain Slab

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Basalto Natural Porcelain Slab

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Raku Nero Natural Porcelain Slab

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In the opposite direction, this ultra-modern black countertop kitchen makes use of sleek lines and a minimalist design. The result is a streamlined, clean look that looks spotless. The tall vertical windows in the image above add to the atmosphere, allowing light to stream onto the black porcelain countertops.

8. Gray Subway Tiles and Black Granite Countertop

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These light gray marble subway tiles are an elegant upgrade of ceramic white tiles. The delicate veining of the marble adds an intricate touch to this understated black countertop kitchen design. Note how the marble backsplash tiles match the white kitchen island countertop in contrast to the black granite countertop along the wall.

9. Sleek & Minimalist Black and White Kitchen Design

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Grand Antique Polished Marble Slab

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Trambisera Honed Marble Slab

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Negro Marquina Supreme Polished Marble Slab

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Embrace the contrast of white kitchen cabinets with black countertops by going all out with a minimalist black-and-white kitchen design. The dark wood floors of this kitchen match the dark hues of the bold glossy black countertops. We suggest going for a black quartz countertop or a black marble countertop for the veined marble effect.

10. Slate Black Countertop Kitchen

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Nero Oceano Leather Granite Slab

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Montauk Black Honed Slate Slab

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Slate countertops are an underrated choice when it comes to black countertop options. They add a rustic, organic look to kitchens that feels effortless. There are many different types of slate slabs available, from dark gray slate to absolute black slate.

11. Honed Black Marble Slab with White Cabinets

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Mar Del Plata Riverwashed Sintered Stone Slab

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Pietra Black Honed Marble Slab

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American Black Honed Granite Slab

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If you’re seeking a more subtle, understated look for your kitchen, then consider a honed black marble countertop. Unlike classic polished black marble slabs, honed marble has an understated elegance to it that suits contemporary styles. Dreaming of exquisite marble countertops near me? Our locally available inventory ensures superior quality and craftsmanship.

12. Traditional White Cabinets and Black Countertops

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Noir Grand Antique Polished Marble Slab

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For those who love the welcoming atmosphere of traditional kitchen spaces, the kitchen pictured is perfect. It combines contemporary and traditional elements for a versatile, transitional space. For a bolder look, consider these alluring black and white natural stone countertops.

13. Uniform Black Granite Countertops

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The absolute black tone of pure granite countertops offers a uniform, harmonious look for kitchens that contrasts nicely with bright white cabinets. This homely kitchen has a light and airy atmosphere that is perfect for rustic, country-inspired homes.

14. Mid-Century Inspired Black and White Kitchen

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Calacatta Black B Lappato Lucido Porcelain Slab

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Onyx Black A Lappato Lucido Porcelain Slab

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Last but not least is this mid-century-inspired black-and-white kitchen. Its streamlined look works well with the black slab backsplash and countertop combination. Black quartz slabs and black porcelain stone-look slabs are both good fits for this contemporary design.

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