14 Dining Tables for Small Spaces That Prove It's Not the Size That Counts

Updated 05/09/18
Dining Tables for Small Spaces

With people increasingly moving to urban areas and open-living spaces becoming the norm, it's no surprise that dining spaces are getting smaller. The days of sprawling formal dining rooms are virtually extinct. But that doesn't mean that we need to forgo high-style when planning our dining spaces, no matter how small they may be.

Do you only have a small sunny nook in the corner of your studio apartment? Can you squeeze a small dining table between your kitchen island and your sofa? Are you looking for the perfect table for your breakfast nook? Or maybe you do have a dining room, but it's on the smaller side? Whatever your needs or budget, we have the perfect dining tables for small spaces. Just pick your favorite.

Box Frame Drop Leaf Dining Table
West Elm Box Frame Drop Leaf Dining Table $499

A modern take on the ultimate small-space dining table, this drop-leaf number can be extended at a moment's notice.

Scarpa Glass and Acrylic Dining Table
CB2 Scarpa Glass and Acrylic Dining Table $999

This glass and acrylic dining table virtually disappears so it won't ever visually clutter your space. 

Alden Bistro Table
Urban Outfitters Alden Bistro Table $149

When even a small dining table is too big, try this tiny hairpin leg bistro table, which will squeeze into the smallest of nooks.

Rejuvenation Rogue Round Table $1999 $1649

A small dining table doesn't have to lack style, and this handmade piece from Rejuvenation is proof. We love the tripod legs.

Scallop Ivory Table
CB2 Scallop Ivory Table $899

Make a statement with this scalloped table from CB2. This piece is proof that the best things come in small packages.

Blu Dot Branch Square Dining Table $1399

Even the smallest dining room tables can be thoughtfully designed, as exhibited by this stylish Blu Dot piece.

Lisen Dining Table
Anthropologie Lisen Dining Table $748 $561

Simple and modern, this round dining table is just the perfect size to fit a small apartment. We love the brass leg detailing.

IKEA Norraker Table $99

For truly petite spaces, this dining room table seats two people comfortably, and best of all, it's under $100.

Modway Track Round Dining Table $200

Looking for a stylish midcentury-inspired dining table for small spaces that's under $200? Look no further than Target.

Blu Dot Right Dining Table $1799

Add a touch of color to your space with this round Blu Dot dining table with kelly green legs. Heads up: It also comes in a black or white base for the color-averse.

IKEA Bjorksnas Dining Table $249

This light wood dining table is sturdy and stylish, thanks to its Gubi-inspired crisscross base.

Saarinen Round Dining Table
Knoll Saarinen Round Dining Table $2053

Possibly the most iconic dining table of the 20th century, Saarinen's tulip table will never go out of style.

Geo-Marquetry Extension Dining Table
Anthropologie Geo-Marquetry Extension Dining Table $998

This chic dining table is extendable, so you can adapt it to your needs. This table is ideal for those who love throwing the occasional large dinner party.

Stellar Works Blink Dining Table $3551

Want to make a big impact in a small space? This stunning modernist table provides quality craftsmanship and striking contrast.

Next up: Affordable dining tables have never looked better—shop our 16 picks.

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