There are broadly 6 types of kitchen layouts. Either the L-Shape or a U-Shape layouts are the most common and efficient kitchens. The L-Shape is a popular layout since it makes efficient use of limited space. The U- Shape is an ideal design providing an efficient work pattern with ample room for cabinets and countertops.
The types of kitchen floor layouts include L Shape, U Shape Island Kitchen, Peninsula (G Shaped) Kitchen, Straight, Galley, Straight (One Wall) and U-Shape.
Also consider the ergonomics of the work triangle. Read more about the 6 types of kitchen layouts.