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Origami Kitchen Cart

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$95.99/ea. Was $119.99/ea.

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Origami Kitchen Cart


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Create an instant island for yourself with our Origami Kitchen Cart. This versatile cart is made of rubber wood and a sturdy steel frame featuring four caster wheels that easily rolls to wherever you need it. It also provides a built-in prep surface with two additional shelves for easy storing and transport and folds to just 6" wide so it can easily be store neatly away when not in use. Weight capacity is 100 pounds for the top shelf and 50 pounds for middle and bottom shelves.

  • Prep-surface is made of rubber wood
  • Two shelves provide additional storage
  • Casters provide an instant, mobile island
  • Folds to just 6" when not in use



  • 25-1/2" x 19-3/4" x 36" h

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Origami Kitchen Cart is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 45.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Need inside shelf dimensions (Great Cart Ever) I purchased 3 of these and I love them. I'm not home right now so I'm wondering if you can provide me with the dimensions of the inside shelves. I want to purchase baskets or shelving to get more space and I need the sizes. Thanks Sheila-Anne
Date published: 2019-06-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Kitchen cart Great cart-folds up to about 5” for storage. Good quality heavy metal with two shelve and wood top. Would buy another but no room!!!!!
Date published: 2019-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from What did SierraT mean by castors perpendicular? I have seen recommendations to place locking castors on short end, opposite towel rack, to make it easier to fold the top down against locked wheels. But Sierra T said "If you want it to stand upright in the folded position you have to position the wheels perpendicular to the cart so it won't tip over". What is the recommended locking wheel placement to aid stability in the folded position?
Date published: 2019-03-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Kitchen Addition! We have a lot of small kitchen appliances but not a lot of storage space. I had been looking for a solution for quite some time when I found this storage cart with a gorgeous butcher block top. It is really attractive and holds all the needed appliances, freeing up space, is really quite compact, AND it's on wheels that lock securely in place! Plus it is a solid piece that we will have for years to come!
Date published: 2018-12-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Quality & Super Easy to Assemble - Love it! I was quite impressed with the overall quality and ease of assembly. Me being smaller, it was a bit heavy to pull it upright out of the box by myself so I laid the box on its side and just pulled the packing straps while pushing the box with my foot. Voila ..... easy access and no problem at all. I screwed the wheels on, tightening them with the included tool, and put the locking wheels on the side with the handle. Absolutely love it and it's a great addition to my small kitchen. I purchased this cart to put my new Smart Oven Air on it. Love it!
Date published: 2018-12-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE IT! I have a small kitchen and little cabinet space and a space in my that was attracting clutter, plus I NEEDED a cutting counter. This item was the PERFECT size for the space I needed to fill. It’s the perfect height. I thought my small kitchen would look cluttered, but actually it doesn’t- it actually makes my kitchen look more elongated. And,’it actually looks good with my stainless steel appliances..I’m glad I have a spot for all my mixers to be stored, plus I have a cutting counter. Super easy step up; I’m glad I after spending over $100 that I didn’t have to come home and assemble or screw anything in- well worth the money spends...,the love the Container Store!
Date published: 2018-10-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So easy to assemble and great quality!! This kitchen cart is wonderful. All you have to do is take it out of the box and screw on the wheels. The quality is great-- especially for the price! I could not recommend more. I only wish they made another one in a larger size! I have 3 because I love it so much.
Date published: 2018-10-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Solid and attractive Nice, solid and attractive. It was easy to put together and doesn't take up a lot of space in my kitchen. Just what I needed. I also like the ability to fold up if I ever need/want to store or move it.
Date published: 2018-09-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best purchase ever When u don’t have a lot of room and not enough counter space this is awesome I always have it open I serve plates on it since it has wheels I use it for my cutting board next to the stole so I don’t have to travel all around the kitchen I love it
Date published: 2018-09-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Superb Kitchen Cart I love my new kitchen cart. Maybe eventually I will keep it folded between uses, but right now it's open in all it's glory. This cart looks so much better in real life than in any photos you see on line, something that can't often be said of a lot of products that look great on line and are disappointing when you finally see them. I considered buying this cart for quite a while, and the July discount offer pushed me to go ahead with my purchase. The price even without a discount is excellent.
Date published: 2018-07-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Versatile Kitchen Cart I was looking for a kitchen cart to put under a hanging pot rack. I originally wanted something with cabinets and a drawer but couldn’t find anything in my area. I decided to take a chance on this folding kitchen cart and ended up loving it! It fits perfectly in our space and has the added bonus that my pot lids fit in perfectly in between the shelving slots. I will likely take another reviewers suggestion to add S hooks for hanging storage. I chose to not use the wheels for more stability (they were a bit slippery on my hardwood floor) and a slightly lower height.
Date published: 2018-01-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from WOW This cart is so well made and easy to assemble. It folds open, the heavy block top requires two hands to place and the wheels are screwed in. It is beautiful and sturdy. I love how it looks and functions. Do not hesitate to buy this cart. It is top notch quality. The container store shipped it for free and it arrived in two days!
Date published: 2017-06-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just What We Needed!! We needed extra counter space in our small kitchen and this island is the perfect size. We can walk around the kitchen and still make really good use of this extra space with the cart. It matches the cabinets as well. This will help with storage as well to get to those items you don't want to put away in the cabinets. Great purchase and picking it up from our local store was a breeze!!
Date published: 2017-05-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Cart, Fold it away when you don't need it! I love this cart! I don't have as much counter space in my kitchen as I would like, and we aren't in a position to do any major renovations or permanent changes at the moment. The fact that I can use this cart to prepare dinner and then simply fold it away is wonderful! It fits perfectly in the corner when out of use, and it's very easy to pull out and unfold. The butcher block is seriously heavy, which means that you have to handle it carefully when it's in the folded-up position, otherwise it will tip over. But I would definitely recommend this to anyone looking for additional prep area in a kitchen with limited space, and it's attractive enough that I would leave it out if I had the room.
Date published: 2017-03-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The cart, which has a nice, sturdy wooden block top, comes almost completely assembled save for the casters, which take about three minutes to screw in. It's perfect for a kitchen that needs extra counter space, and was a perfect fit for an unusual nook in my NYC apartment kitchen. Construction is solid and it easily folds down if you need to get it out of the way. So glad I found it!
Date published: 2017-01-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Terrific for a Small Kitchen! This cart perfectly suited my needs! I love to cook and have a very tiny kitchen, so this gave me the extra storage and counter space that I needed! Having the wheels adds to that in case it is ever in the way. Not only that, the cart's prep surface is super convenient. I definitely will be keeping this once I'm out of my tiny apartment. My two complaints are the surface isn't quite stable. It wobbles, but that could just be my particular product. (Double check.) The other is I wish there were color options for the wood, like a cherry color. Regardless, completely worth it! Definitely a must have if you need more space.
Date published: 2017-01-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Addition if Short on Counter Space! I purchased this cart after moving to a new apartment with limited kitchen counter space. I've been using the cart for about two months now and absolutely love it. I find it more useful than stationary counters as I can use the cutting surface and shelf storage anywhere around the kitchen or dining room. If you cut directly on the "wood" surface marks will show up, but are only really noticeable when you look closely. Also, pay attention to the package weight. It was a lot heavier than I was expecting when it was delivered and I had no one around to help me carry it up the stairs. But once it is up on its wheels it is very easy to push around. Installation was a breeze. If you want it to stand upright in the folded position you have to position the wheels perpendicular to the cart so it won't tip over. Overall, these things are not deal breakers.
Date published: 2017-01-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Attractive, functional addition to kitchen. Having an old kitchen short on counter space, I am always looking for a way to increase my work surface. Admired this cart in the store and purchased as a gift from me to me! Ordered from home and picked up at my local store two days before Christmas and the process was quick and easy. Assembly consisted of removing from box, attaching casters and unfolding. The wood top is beautiful and substantial....I guess you could cut and chop right on it but not wanting to mark the surface in any way, I still put a clear glass cutting board on top. Underneath shelves are great for holding kitchen tools, small appliances or other kitchen necessities. The top shelf has more depth than the bottom and would probably accommodate a stand mixer, juicer or other taller appliance. The casters move smoothly, locking mechanism is a little difficult at first but seemed better after a few tries. Cart still seems to move some after locking but that could be my old house, uneven floors. I placed it into a space between my counters and stove....perfect fit and makes it easy to prep food and go right onto stove or into oven. Very happy with this purchase, the ordering and pick-up process and with the discount I received, the price was more than fair. This is an item I will use and enjoy for a long time!
Date published: 2017-01-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best value ever I purchased this cart because the kitchen in my new townhome is short on counter space. I really haven't used it yet, but it looks like a quality product especially for the price. I envision even using it as a little kitchen island or even buffet. It rolls incredibly smoothly and has a really sleek, sturdy look. Can't wait to put it to work.
Date published: 2016-12-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Unique and useful design. Great when you need a little extra work space or to use next to the BBQ. I love the way it folds up for storage.
Date published: 2016-09-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Heavy duty cart This is an excellent kitchen cart although I have it in my very small laundry space as a flat surface to fold. The shelving will also accommodate a basket as a small hamper and space for laundry soap. I can also see pulling this cart out to do double duty as extra counter space for a house party.
Date published: 2016-09-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Extra Counter Space / Cutting board on wheels This little GEM in wonderful for parting and everyday. Easy to stop or leave up for extra storage. Nice to have a cutting board on wheels
Date published: 2016-09-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from High end look Needed something to use for appliances during kitchen renovation,exceeded my expectations nice look quality feel and folds up to boot.
Date published: 2016-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Purchase Ever I was so happy with this cart when I assembled it yesterday! So easy to do and the quality is superb. I'm even considering buying another one.
Date published: 2016-08-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Product I have a small kitchen with very little counter space to work on. There is also not enough cabinet space. This cart is super easy to put together and fold up if needed. It is also on wheels so it is also easy to move around my tiny kitchen so I don't have to worry about it getting in the way. It is a perfect height to work on when cutting vegetables for cooking, etc. The added shelves underneath give me a little more storage space.
Date published: 2016-04-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love love love this cart Small kitchen with little counter space and high-end stainless steel appliances. This is beyond perfect. Excellent quality, attractive, perfect with appliances, solid. Gives me the touch of extra space I need for storage and "doing stuff." Thrilled with purchase.
Date published: 2016-03-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super sturdy and functional I'm very pleased with this purchase. I have limited counter space in my wide galley kitchen. I have been pulling this out and putting it in the center of the kitchen when I'm cooking big meals. I may just start leaving it out all the time.
Date published: 2016-03-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect fit & Size I cannot believe how perfect this kitchen cart fit in the space that I needed it for. I have my Omega Juicer, as well as my Breville food processor on top an there's still room for more if I chose to. The additional shelves are great as well. Truly pleased.
Date published: 2016-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Commercial Quality Wow. I purchased this over the internet without knowing how heavy this was, and was bowled over by the very durable construction. Without the wheels (which are heavy-duty casters), this would not be an easy thing to port around, but as it is, it is perfect. I love it!
Date published: 2016-01-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE THIS ITEM I love this cart its extremely useful in my kitchen that has very limited counter space!
Date published: 2015-12-14
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Community Q&A

Can you place hot items directly on top?  Is this heat resistant. Also, can you use the top for cutting?

Asked by: Chelsea M
We do not recommend using top for direct cutting. Hot items can be directly placed on top of the cart. Thank you for your question. We apologize for the late response.
Answered by: snzeigler
Date published: 2021-03-17

Can you  it things directly on the board?  Can you place hot items directly on top?

Asked by: Chelsea M
Yes, hot items can be placed directly on top. Thank you for your question.
Answered by: snzeigler
Date published: 2021-03-17

I meant to write....can you cut directly on this board?

Asked by: Chelsea M
We recommend using a separate cutting board on top of the kitchen cart.
Answered by: snzeigler
Date published: 2021-03-17

How heavy is it?

Asked by: APC726
The Origami Kitchen Cart weighs approximately 44 pounds.
Answered by: snzeigler
Date published: 2021-02-11

Does the rubberwood top have a finish on it or is it raw wood?

Asked by: QuestionRW
Yes, the rubber wood top is sealed by clear lacquer. No wood oil is required.
Answered by: snzeigler
Date published: 2021-02-11

We are having trouble closing the lock. Should it be completely vertical when closed?

Asked by: SusanB52
Yes, it should be completely vertical once closed. Please refer to the origami kitchen cart video at the bottom of the page. We hope this helps!
Answered by: snzeigler
Date published: 2021-02-09

What are the dimensions 

Asked by: Butcher block
The dimensions are 25-1/2" x 19-3/4" x 36" h. It folds to just 6" when not in use. Sorry for the late response, hope this helps!
Answered by: snzeigler
Date published: 2021-02-01

Is this painted grey or is it stainless steel

Asked by: Jasm
The Origami Kitchen Cart has a powder-coated steel frame made of 95% metal frame.
Answered by: Szeigler
Date published: 2021-01-14
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