8 Pantry Door Ideas You’ll Love

Often times, homeowners are such in a hurry getting their kitchen renovation done, which leaves some minor details neglected. One of which is the pantry door. Others say, “pantry is a pantry”. That’s true, but it doesn’t mean that it has to be dull and boring.

If you pay close attention to your pantry door and make it stylish, it will surely enhance the overall look of your kitchen area. Need some inspiration? Look at these incredible pantry door ideas:


Wood is a versatile material, and it sure fits a huge array of kitchen spaces. Whether your kitchen design is modern, classic, or rustic, do not hesitate to look into a wooden pantry door. The trick is to choose one that is stained with an attractive shade. You may opt for a contrasting color too to make this feature of your kitchen stand out even more.

Need inspiration? Watch this video.


Country-style never fades. Although we are already in the 21st century, this design is still being used worldwide. So if you are thinking about which type of door to install for your pantry, you might as well consider a farmhouse door. Simple, yet elegant!

Watch step by step how it can be done.


Barn-style pantry doors are another great option, especially if you want to maximize the space in your kitchen area. Since they slide out, they should not take up too much space. You can easily move in and out of your pantry without any obstruction. Plus, this style can help create a cozy ambiance.

See how you can do it too!


Do you want to give your pantry door a new look without the need to spend a lot of money? Go for a chalkboard door. All you need is to purchase chalkboard paint, and you can already turn any surface into a notepad! This is an excellent way to make your pantry door more interesting while improving its functionality as well.

In this video below, it shows you can transform any door into a chalkboard door.

Double (French)

If you are working on a limited space, the French doors would be a good option too. With this type, you won’t have to make an awkward back step just to gain access to your pantry. That right there increases your kitchen’s functionality. Plus, French or double doors come in all sorts of designs and colors.

Have bi-folding pantry door? See how you can transform it into french doors.


Screen doors are popular in restaurants, but, yes, you can also utilize them in your home, especially for the pantry. They are a perfect addition to a tiny kitchen. One of its biggest benefits is that it allows plenty of air movement.

Watch this video to see how you can add a screen door to your pantry.


If you want to have a more modern pantry door, you should look into etched-glass doors. Those beautifully etched panes can work in any kitchen design, and their charm will surely add aesthetic value. They also come in different colors so you can just choose a shade that goes well with the overall color of your kitchen.

This video highlights the building process, combining farm house style with etched glass.

Sliding Shiplap

Shiplap is a type of wooden board, which is another great option for your pantry door. To achieve a grander look, paint it with a bold color. But if you want it to be neutral, opt for white, which will make your kitchen look neat.

Take a look at how this sliding shiplap door was built from scratch.

So there you have it, 10 pantry door ideas that hopefully gave you some inspiration. If you’re not confident you’re able to build these, then take the next best route and hire a contractor and show them the style you’re looking for.