Dining tables are the focal point of the house where your family and friends bond and chat with each other. They also reflect your standard of living, thus people look for the best dining tables that add to the aesthetics of the house. If you are thinking of buying a dining table, make sure that it is well crafted and strong. The seating is sturdy, comfortable and easy to maintain. Besides, it should be proportionate to the dining room. A dining table is an expensive and long-term investment. Are you of thinking of buying or replacing your dining table in 2017?
We have summarized and highlighted the salient features of the top 10 dining tables in the market.
Here are a few dining table reviews to facilitate your decision.
- 10. Coaster 105541 Elmwood Rustic “U” Base Dining Table
- 9. Signature Design by Ashley D442-45 Larchmont Collection Dining Room Table
- 8. Coaster Dining Table with Marble-Like Top Rich Cherry Finish
- 7. Coaster Counter Height Dining Table Extension Leaf Dark Cappuccino Finish
- 6. Roundhill Furniture Karven 9-Piece Solid Wood Dining Set with Table and 8 Chairs
- 5. Coaster Home Furnishings Glossy White Contemporary Dining Table
- 4. Furniture of America 7-Piece Hearst Rectangular Dining Table and Chair Set, Espresso Finish
- 3. Furniture of America Frederick 9-Piece Dining Table Set with 18-Inch Expandable Leaf
- 2. Poundex F2271 & F1331 & F1332 Dark Walnut Table & Chairs/Bench Dining Set
- 1. Monarch Reclaimed-Look Dining Table, 36 by 60-Inch, Dark Taupe
This is a U-shaped table built of solid acacia wood. The set comprises of six pieces – the bench table (78inches long x 39inches wide), four chairs and a seating bench without a backrest. It has been wire-brushed to give that weathered, reclaimed look. This adds a rustic feel to your dining table. It has been finished with a light dust wax to add a feel of history to this piece of art. The entire set has been brushed with acacia veneer to withstand wear and tear and extend the life of your dining table.
If you are wondering if it will go with the rest of the décor, let us tell you it is the color of espresso with lighter detail lines in the grain. You can request for the Manufacturer’s warranty at the checkout and you will realise that the staining and seal of protective coatings help preserve the rustic look and protect from spills. The set weighs 28 pounds but the shipping weight may go up to 113 pounds due to the protective packaging etc.
- A chic and elegant buy for a very reasonable price
- Great quality and impressive work with natural wood
- Well thought design and the pieces work well together
- The rustic look harmonizes well with other furniture with wood element
- Take 20 – 30 minutes to assemble
- Assembles with screws that can be replaced easily
- The wood may get marred with gouges and scratches
- The veneer wears easily.
The table is a standalone, 42 inches wide, 90 inches’ board and 30.25 inches in height. The table is made in the Old-World design and has a rich burnished dark brown finish. The strong horizontal design boasts of massive table legs that have a two-sided taper shape. You can request a Manufacturer’s warranty on the product. The matching chairs are sold separately. The table weighs 163 pounds with packaging it may weigh 215 pounds.
The table seats 6 people without the leaf and 8 people with the leaf. It is made of particleboard but is solid due to the bonding and processing. It is an impressive, high-quality addition to your furniture collection.
- Built by a well-known brand in the business
- A beautiful addition to your Larchmont collection
- Great price for a sturdy table
- A workhorse that holds up great with a lot of use
- Cleans up well with the oil spray
- Also, withstands kitchen scrubbing bubbles
- The finishing repels glass moisture rings
- Great value for money if you buy the chairs too
- Easy to assemble with a few screws
- The particle board sheds where there is weak bonding
This table has a marble-like top. Crafted of solid hardwoods it has a rich cherry finish that boasts of an elegant design. The table is 64 inches in length, 64 inches in width and 38 inches in length. It weighs 88 pounds; the shipping weight will be around 101 pounds. It comes with a manufacturer’s warranty.
Additionally, it is covered with a linoleum cover that has a marble print. This marble-like top can handle warm plates, but use coasters or buffer mats to put the hot pots, pans, and trays. The idea behind covering the top of the table with the linoleum was to protect the fiber glass underneath. Care for the surface like you care for any other linoleum covered surface.
- Heavy sturdy table
- Easy to assemble and arrange
- Shipped in one package
- All you have to do is screw on the legs
- Seats 6 people comfortably
- Exposed to heat the linoleum warps and bubbles
- The chairs must be bought separately
The table is dark cappuccino in finish. It has a length of 60 inches with an 18 inches’ extension leaf. This elegant table has a pedestal base and made of wood veneers and solids. The chairs are not included and must be purchased separately. The height of the table is 36 inches, its width is 42 inches and length, 60 inches. The diameter of the table is 42 inches. It weighs 102 pounds and the shipping weight may be around 112 pounds. Ask for a Manufacturer’s warranty with your purchase.
The storage unit is housed in the pedestal of the table. It is 2 feet x 2 feet in capacity and the volume of the space inside is approximately 18inches x 18inches x 9inches. Keeping comfortable clearance for seating and working, the chairs will require being 24 inches in height as the table is 33 inches tall. The table can seat 4 to 6 people comfortably.
- Lots of storage space in the pedestal
- Lowers the center of gravity makes it very stable
- Comfortable height to work art while standing
- Chairs are cushioned and comfortable
- Made of quality wood and veneer
- Great beauty for a reasonable price
- The veneer may not appeal to all
This is a set of 8 chairs and a table. The table top is 42 inches wide, 72 inches long and 18 inches wide. The butterfly leaf is 42 inches by 90 inches by 30 inches in dimensions. The chairs are made of solid wood and have been given a dark hazelnut finish. They are 17 inches wide, 18.5 inches deep and 39.5 tall at the backrest.
The set requires assembly and the package comes with instructions. Ensure it comes with product warranty. The item weighs 298 pounds the shipping weight may be around 377 pounds. The table top is covered with a dark veneer. A sturdy table that seat eight people comfortably.
- A complete dining set in a reasonable price
- Good size table for a large family
- Solid built low maintenance
- The veneer top may not appeal to all
- The table is heavy so it may require another set of strong hands to help
Contemporary design with a well-balanced symmetrically constructed. The pedestal base and the weight distribution offers for great stability. The entire set has an elegant, glossy white finish that adds to the chic of the place. Chairs sold separately, they are covered with faux leather and have chrome legs.
Assembly is required. The dining table is 63 inches in length, 35.5 inches wide and 30 inches in height.
The weight of the item is 115.1 pounds while the shipping weight may be around 115.1 pounds. It is easy to maintain and can be cleaned using a damp microfiber cloth and an all-purpose spray. You could put a glass on top to give a chrome and glass finish to your set.
- Elegance chic classy
- Materials make it easy to maintain
- Seats 6 people with ease
- It is white so spots and dirt appear instantly
This is an elegant set of a dining table accompanied with 6 chairs. It is made of solid wood and veneer and the seats of the chairs are covered with leatherette. It features contemporary criss-cross backrest design. The set is espresso colored with red undertones.
The table top is wide, smooth and rectangular. Its dimensions are 64 inches by 36 inches by 30 inches; it weighs 166 pounds. The shipping weight may be around 186 pounds. The chairs are cushioned and the table is constructed of Asian Rubberwood and wood veneers. Ask for the Manufacturer’s warranty when you order it.
- Very sturdy thus reliable
- Wears well
- It is a set and the chairs cannot be bought separately
This set comprises of a dining table with 18-inch leaf and 8 chairs. The 18-inch expandable leaf allows plenty of space for additional people at the table. The chairs are padded with fire retardant foam and covered with leatherette seats. The set with espresso finish is sturdy and constructed of solid wood and wood veneer.
The table is 78 inches long, 42 inches wide and 30 inches high. It allows for an 18 inch leaf (60″ + 1 x 18″ leaf). The chairs are 19 inches wide, 20 inches deep and 39 inches high. The seat height is 18.5 inches and depth is 15.5 inches. The item weighs 230 pounds the shipping weight may go to 265.8 pounds.
- Rich look for a reasonable price
- Beautiful elegance sturdy and steady
- Low maintenance
- Fire resistant padding
- Seats 8 people
- Heavy, will require two sets of hands and back
This price includes one dining table four dining chairs and one bench. The entire set is constructed of solid wood and is fixed. The table is quite large and does not expand. It is 66 inches long, 40 inches wide and 30 inches high. The chairs are 18inches wide, 21 inches deep and 39 inches high.
The bench is 48 inches long, 17 inches wide and 19 inches high. The chair’s backrest has a v-design. Overall this is a handsome set of dining table and chairs to add to your collection. The item weights around 300 pounds.
- Great buy for the price
- Beautiful good design
- Rustic and solid
- Easy to maintain
- Great for a household with kids
- Easy assembly
- Alcohol, vinegar and things with acids in them may damage and wear the surface
If your house is done up in a Contemporary style, then this is the design for you. The wood bears a reclaimed look and a grainy pattern that imitates the look of birch wood. It has a sturdy design and goes beautifully with molded chairs with chrome legs. It could go well with wicker chairs painted to a matching color. It could also be mixed with gray or white plastic molded chairs with a matt finish and placed in cafeterias. This piece could be put in the dining room or in the pergola outside. It has a multipurpose design that set the imagination flowing.
It is a laminated dining table 60 inches long, 59 inches wide and 36 inches high. It brings a modern style and warmth into your home. It bears oversized legs that complement the oversized look of the table top. This brings an equal part fresh, outdoorsy and rustic look that is charming to the senses. The thick panel construction lends sturdiness to this taupe table. It is constructed from laminate and particle board which makes it easy to assemble with the step-by-step instructions included in the package. Each piece of this dining set comes with a 1-year warranty against defects. The set weighs 67 pounds while the shipping weight will be around 78 pounds.
- A gorgeous piece for a great price
- Bold & trendy
- Great architecture, easy to assemble
- Versatile design
- Goes well with modern and rustic settings
- Some may not like the laminate and particle board materials
Furniture is art expressed, its plus point is its utility, let your creativity and imagination flow. While trying to decide on the piece for your home – study your home, your style preferences. Then compare and contrast them with the features of these pieces. Take a while away and the piece you want will stand out. At times, it is an instant attraction to a piece but, do consider the practicality of the design for your purpose. Bring home the right piece for you. And we are sure that with dining tables this elegant you will find countless excuses to gather in the dining room.