How far should pendant lights hang over a bar? When hanging pendant lights above a bar or a kitchen counter, allow for 30 to 36 inches of air space between counter and the bottom of the pendants. This is the most practical height, especially for pendants used for task lighting.
What lighting is best for a bar? Ambient Lighting
Ambient lighting is known for creating warmth and depth in a room as well as illuminating a space without glare. Ambient lighting is great for restaurants, bars and breweries alike because it’s basic, the eyes are used to it and because it can be created using almost any type of lighting fixture.
Are pendant lights out of style? Pendant lights are still very much in style for their intended use. In fact, they are growing in popularity.
Can I hang a pendant light without hardwiring? To install a ceiling light without wiring, look for plug-in pendant lights. These are single lights that hang by a cord from the ceiling and plug into a nearby outlet.