Toddler stools for the kitchen allow little ones to help out and minimize the chances of them falling or getting hurt. Since their little hands tend to get into everything, as parents and caregivers, we need stools that will allow them to participate and be safe at the same time. Thankfully, there are several step stools for toddlers that are great for the kitchen. The most important features to look for are safety and sturdiness, and below, we feature several stepping stools that are made especially for children to help in the kitchen.

Five Toddler Stools for the Kitchen

These stools are made especially with toddlers in mind and are highly rated. You can click on the photos and links in the description for more details or to purchase.

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1. ECR4Kids Reach Up Step Stool

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This ECR4Kids step stool features built-in handles, a two step design, non-slip surfaces on the steps, and it is easy to assemble. Dimensions are 16.3″ L x 19″ W x 28.2″ H and weighs 14 pounds.  Click here to purchase.

2. Kids Adjustable Kitchen Step Stool (7 Colors Available)

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This versatile stool adjusts to four heights and holds up to 250 lbs. This step stool is very versatile and can be used in daycare centers, nurseries, and in the home in bathrooms and other areas. It is made of solid birch and poplar wood and comes in natural, dark cherry, ebony, green, and red. Click here to buy.

3. Curious Kid Kitchen Step Stool

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This adjustable height stool for toddlers and kids is made of 100% bamboo, coated with durable lead-free coating. Not only can it be adjusted to three heights, it also holds up to 150 lbs and measures 15″L x 15.7″W x 35″H. It supports up to 150 lb. Step heights are 12 in, 16 in, and 20 in. It also features a safety handle bar for added safety. Click here to buy

4. Guidecraft Step-Up Kitchen Helper Stool 

This kitchen step stool for toddlers and children allows for more movement than some of the others on our list. The recommended age is 18 months and over, and it measures 17.5 inches wide, 20.5 inches deep, and 36 inches high, with two heights for the platform. It is available in black, white, grey and espresso (pictured above). Click here to purchase.

5. Learning Partners Kids Adjustable Kitchen Step Stool

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Our final toddler step stool is very multipurpose, as it can be used by both children and adults. With adjustable height, it not only works in the kitchen, but also in the bathroom, nursery or any other room. It comes in apple green, ebony, espresso, natural, pink, soft white, and stone grey. Click here to buy.


Choosing the right kitchen step stool for toddlers is an important decision. The stools featured above have similar qualities in one sense, but unique ones depending on the purpose for their use. If you would like to see more choices and options, please visit this page. If you are also interested in two step stools for children, be sure to visit our articles Two Step Stools for ToddlersPersonalized Step Stools for Toddlers, Unfinished Wooden Step Stools for Kids, Collapsible Step Stool for Kids, Step Stool for Toddlers to Reach Sink6 Inch High Step Stool, and several others listed on our side menu.