A casual place to eat, an extra prep surface, and an intimate spot for catching up—counter height tables are truly the ultimate multifunctional furniture that every home needs. Of course, not everyone has a kitchen/dining area that is big enough to accommodate a full-size table. In this case, your best bet would be a small counter height table—equally functional but with the added benefit of being space-efficient! From narrow designs that fit snugly in corners to those that come packed with storage, the options are endless.
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Counter Height Solid Wood Dining Table
Red Barrel Studio®
Perfect For: Cottage or country themed interiors
What We Like: Sturdy construction and versatile usage
This counter height solid wood dining table embodies a simplistic, yet stylish design, making it an ideal addition to any cottage or country themed interior. Constructed from solid rubberwood and featuring a rustic oak finish, this table promises durability and years of reliable use. At counter height, it offers versatility for various activities, while requiring minimal effort for assembly and maintenance. Simply use a clean, dry cloth to keep it dust-free and looking fresh.
Pair this table with matching counter-height chairs and cozy, country-inspired table linens to create a warm and inviting dining arrangement for family and friends.
Classic Multi-Functional Pub Table
Sand & Stable™
Perfect For: Versatile use in various settings and occasions
What We Like: The wire-brush finish in a choice of three colors
The Classic Multi-Functional Pub Table is crafted from eco-friendly rubberwood and comes in a choice of three wire-brushed finishes (barn wood, chestnut, and storm gray), bringing rustic charm to your space. This versatile piece can be used as a buffet or snack table, workstation, pub table, or side table, and easily seats up to four people. Simple assembly is required, letting you have this beautiful addition to your home in no time.
Consider pairing with four comfortable stools for full functionality and to match your preferred color finish. This pub table looks great in cozy living areas or serving as a central hub for entertaining friends and family.
Small counter height kitchen table with side shelf
Measuring only 36” long and 31” wide, this small counter height table for two is simple, understated, and functional all in one. It boasts clean lines that form a compact, rectangular shape and comes in a crisp white color to suit all kinds of interior styles.
With three open shelves on the side, this table is an ideal choice for anyone short on storage space in the kitchen. They make a great home for both decorative and everyday items, such as plants, books, tableware, as well as picture frames. Another alternative is to turn the shelves into a liquor display or mini-pantry stocked with jars and baskets.
Industrial Counter-Height Dining Table
Perfect For: Revitalizing kitchen or dining room interiors
What We Like: Versatile seating capacity for various occasions
Upgrade your dining space with this industrial-inspired counter-height dining table featuring a spacious top for full meals, appetizers, or beverages. It comfortably seats four, making it perfect for family game nights, homework sessions, or entertaining friends. The textured, powder-coated metal pipe frame complements the traditional checked oak finish, creating a unique and eye-catching design for your home.
Pair it with counter-height chairs that have a similar industrial design. Add a centerpiece like a vintage-style candleholder or a plant to complete the look.
Compact Counter-Height Dining Table with Turned Legs
Perfect For: Casual-inspired and transitional-styled small spaces
What We Like: Attractive two-tone weathered cream finish
This compact counter-height dining table is designed to seamlessly fit into casual-inspired and transitional-styled spaces. Its attractive two-tone weathered cream finish and turned legs make it an elegant and charming addition to your home. Perfect for morning coffee or intimate meals for two, this table provides a cozy and stylish spot to enjoy any time of day.
Pair this table with matching cream counter-height chairs, and complement the look with earthy tones and soft textures to create a warm and inviting dining area.
Small counter height dining table with wine cubbies
Available in a gray, black, and off-white base, this dainty dining table stands at counter height and includes an autumn brown top with two drop leaves. It also has a wine rack on one side and open shelves on the other, while a two-way drawer sits at the bottom.
Country-Inspired Two-Tone Dining Table
Perfect For: Transitional homes with a warm, inviting atmosphere
What We Like: The versatile mix of medium weathered oak and black finishes
Straight from the collection, this country-inspired dining table features a beautiful two-tone design in a deep medium weathered oak finish and dark black legs. The blend of these colors complements various color palettes, making it perfect for transitional homes. Designed to bring warmth and hospitality to your dining space, this table is an ideal centerpiece where you can gather with family and friends for pints, cocktails, or a homemade meal.
Pair it with matching black-legged stools and neutral-colored seat cushions, then allow for contrast with vibrant tableware and a colorful centerpiece for an eye-catching, inviting dining experience.
Small Counter-Height Dining Table
Perfect For: Eat-in kitchens or limited space areas
What We Like: The rustic design and decorative inlaid border
This small counter-height dining table perfectly blends form and function, making it an excellent addition to any eat-in kitchen or compact living space. It features a brown oak finish with visible wood grain, highlighting the rustic design. The four-post legs and decorative inlaid border add a traditional silhouette, while its 30" by 30" size comfortably seats four people. Crafted from ash hardwood solids and straight grain oak veneers over engineered wood, this 36.5" tall table pairs well with your favorite bar stools.
For a cohesive and inviting dining area, match the table with comfortable bar stools in a similar wood finish and incorporate warm lighting for an intimate atmosphere.
Bistro-Style Square Coffee Table
Perfect For: Creating a compact morning coffee station
What We Like: The combination of solid wood and iron pedestal base
Upgrade your morning routine with this bistro-style square coffee table. The solid wood tabletop sits on an iron pedestal base with a large round foot, providing stability and a touch of industrial chic. Its 34" height makes it perfect for standing coffee breaks or pairing with counter-high stools (sold separately). The versatile black finish complements bold accents and neutral decor elements alike.
Consider placing this table near a kitchen window for a breakfast nook feel, and add a small cappuccino machine on top to complete your morning oasis.
Counter-Height Marble Dining Table
One Allium Way®
Perfect For: Smaller spaces such as apartments and eat-in kitchens
What We Like: The smooth marble top and weathered espresso base
This counter-height dining table combines a smooth marble top with a weathered espresso base, making it an appealing option for those with limited space. The open pedestal base is crafted from solid and engineered wood, featuring bowed sled legs supported by a square footprint. Rounded corners soften its silhouette, while a minimal apron adds a touch of traditional charm. Measuring 42" square, the table comfortably seats four people without occupying too much room.
Pair this table with cozy upholstered counter-height chairs in a neutral fabric to create a warm and inviting dining space in a small area.
Extendable Drop Leaf Wooden Dining Table
Perfect For: Small apartments or dining rooms needing a space-saving solution
What We Like: Versatile, extendable design with extra storage shelf
This gray, wooden dining table features an extendable drop leaf design that offers flexibility in creating more eating or living space as needed. The compact round structure fits neatly into smaller spaces without compromising functionality, while the bottom shelf provides extra storage for magazines, decorative baskets, or daily essentials. Made with solid rubberwood legs and an MDF veneer tabletop, this durable and modern dining table promises long-lasting use and a stylish appeal.
For an even more space-saving solution, place the table against the wall when not in use. Accessorize with colorful seat cushions or table linens to add personality and warmth to your dining area.
Convertible Counter-Height Dining Table
Perfect For: Small spaces and multi-functional usage
What We Like: The versatile design and space-saving features
This counter-height dining table boasts a convertible frame, crafted from solid wood in a stylish harbor gray finish. It easily transforms from a standing desk into a table that seats up to four people. The two-leaf rectangular tabletop sits on a distinctive trestle base, featuring angular cross beams and X-shaped accents for a geometric touch. Its gate leg functionality allows it to collapse from 48" to 24" wide, making it ideal for optimizing space in smaller areas.
Introduce matching counter-height chairs for comfortable dining, or use it as a versatile workspace against a wall when not in use. Don't hesitate to add colorful placemats for an extra pop of style.
Multifunctional Counter Height Bookcase
Perfect For: Casual dining spaces and cozy kitchens
What We Like: Built-in bookcase for open display
Enhance your casual dining area with this multifunctional counter height piece, featuring a built-in bookcase that offers practical and stylish open display space. Perfect for showcasing your cookbook collection, decorative items, or everyday essentials, this innovative design adds both beauty and functionality to your space. Effortlessly blending style and utility, this versatile product is a must-have for those who love to combine practicality with tasteful design elements.
Position this counter height bookcase near your dining table or breakfast nook, and accessorize with a mix of cookbooks, potted plants, and charming kitchen decor for a warm, inviting atmosphere.
Mission style narrow counter height dining table
With a slender profile and straight, vertical lines, this attractive 4 seater counter height table is sure to become the new focal point of your eating area. It is built from solid Parawood and comes unfinished so you can paint it however you like!
Square Counter Table with Angled Legs
Perfect For: Enhancing casual comfort in your kitchen
What We Like: Its light wood design that blends seamlessly with existing furniture
This square counter table is perfect for anyone looking to infuse casual comfort and simple flair into their kitchen. Its light wood finish effortlessly fits in with your current furniture, while the angled legs provide a touch of charming style. The table's versatile design can be used as a cozy dining space or a functional work area, making it an essential addition to any kitchen.
Pair this table with comfortable, multi-functional stools for a versatile dining and working area perfect for small kitchens and open floor plans.
Round Dining Table with Bronze Nailhead Accents
Perfect For: Family gatherings and elegant dining spaces
What We Like: Unique cross-legged design for extra support
Infuse your home with elegant mid-century flair with this understated round dining table featuring clean lines and a dia 45.3inch tabletop that provides ample space for the whole family. The smooth tabletop, adorned with bronze nailhead accents, instantly adds a touch of class and looks inviting to your guests. Built with a sturdy MDF top and solid rubberwood legs, this table ensures stability and durability for long-lasting use. The cross-legged design not only adds a unique touch but also provides extra support.
Pair this round dining table with velvet or leather upholstered chairs for a luxurious and comfortable dining experience, and complement it with a statement chandelier for an added touch of glamour.
Geometric counter height table that extends
This counter height dining table not only stands out with its geometric base, but it also features a folding tabletop that is roomy enough for four when extended. Made of sturdy rubberwood, it sports a multi-toned gray finish for a classy, contemporary edge.
Counter height small kitchen table with coastal flair
Gorgeous and solid, this streamlined counter height table has a small footprint yet can hold 4 chairs while providing a decent amount of space for dining. Channeling coastal vibes, it is available in two cool shades—rustic brown and gray—finished off with weathered detailing.
Aside from their space-saving qualities and multipurpose nature, counter height tables typically stand between 34 to 36 inches tall, which is the perfect height for both standing and sitting positions. Therefore, they are a must-have if you often entertain at home given they are neither too high nor too low. Plus, small counter height tables make a practical workstation as well!
Small counter table with a minimalist design
Drawing inspiration from pub-style tables, this piece of furniture barely takes up floor space thanks to its 7.72” metal pedestal base. Above, a small square tabletop in wood offers room for a few plates and drinks while having the ability to rotate.
Just like counter height tables, there is a myriad of counter height chairs you can choose from. For this particular table, you can either match it with thin-legged minimalist stools or create an intriguing contrast with completely different-styled chairs, such as farmhouse cross-back chairs, industrial metal chairs, or modern upholstered counter chairs to name a few.
Industrial inspired counter height small table
This dining table combines metal and wooden construction, creating a two-tone look in black and brown. Its rounded top has a distressed finish and rivets along the edges, while the pedestal base features flared legs and a footrest for your convenience.
Modern looking glass counter height table
Exuding an airy, modern aesthetic, this square counter height dining table steals the show with its unusual design. Its tabletop is made of 10 mm tempered glass that bends at the edges while its metal legs are super thick in a sleek silver finish.
Glass dining tables are one of the easiest ways to make a room appear larger and brighter than it actually is, not to mention they are fairly low-maintenance! All you have to do to care for this small glass counter height table is to wipe it with a cloth. Besides, the glass top is pretty thick, so you don’t have to worry about it suddenly shattering.
Drop leaf counter dining table for traditional homes
This counter dining table wonderfully encapsulates traditional charm with its chunky base, oval top, and curved apron—all coated in a dark cherry finish for a classic, ageless appearance. Extra storage space is included under the tabletop, making it an even more useful addition to have.
If you’re looking for a small but spacious dining table that can seat more than four people, your best bet would be a counter height table with a drop leaf. This one, for instance, takes on a round silhouette when the leaf is removed and comfortably fits four dining chairs. When expanded, the table turns into an oval, allowing room for up to six!
Jofran Counter Height Slat Back Maryland Merlot Set Of 2 Bar Stool
The enchanting combination of table, bar and island kitchen in this straightforward and functional design makes this a perfect piece of furniture for the kitchen. The shelves for trinkets and the slim timber construction will be perfect for stools.
Multi stained counter height table
A small-sized, space-saving counter height table with metal legs in an industrial style. Solid top of this handmade item was created on the basis of cedar wood. The product is functional and also stylish.
This small counter height table can work smoothly as a kitchen table in a tiny apartment. Based on solid, steel legs with a stone countertop, it is a very sturdy and stable construction.
Boasting of vintage appearance and distressed finish, this counter height table is durable, functional, and designed for indoors. It comes with a large top, 2 small top drawers, adn 2 storage drawers. Moves on caster wheels.
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This counter heigh bar set table is made from dark wood with lighter tabletop. Complemented with hight bar chairs and a small part with shelves to create come storage space for your favourite decoration.
Balboa Kitchen Island Counter Height Table Stools
The height round table with folded part of countertop. A great solution for the cramped rooms, where every inch counts. The space below the table had also been fully developed for the small apartment user's needs.
Balboa kitchen island counter height table stools
It is a decorative and functional element that is perfect for use in the kitchen. It is made of mahogany and has got a top made of solid stainless steel. Two large drawers provide additional storing area for kitchen items.
Black Grain Counter Height Table
This table is a very solid piece of furniture prepared for owners of modern houses who love solid and good looking pieces of furniture. The wooden frame is durable. The set also includes stools with foot rests.
Willow Counter Height Dining Table
An attractive traditional kitchen table for 6 persons made of pine wood with a bit distressed finish in off-whites. Its rectangular top has simple aprons. A base is built of 4 sturdy straight square legs joined by 2 quite thick rectangular shelves.
Owingsville Counter Height Dining Table
This wooden counter height dining table enchants with its unusual, arched rectangle silhouette. The wooden countertop is attached to a small dark, storage cabinet with two drawers, a shelf and a glass rack.
Monochrome dining nook with strong industrial feel! Metal counter chairs feature classic modern design and black satin finish. Metal base table is painted gray, it has rolling casters and natural finish wood top.
If you have modest space in your home interiors you have to use it smartly to create a cozy and functional design. This small counter high table is a perfect option in this case. It looks clean and provides a space you need for everyday activities.
If you perhaps don't have too much room in your interior, you might need to be a bit more creative. This counter-height eating area is just the most fitting option for your household, allowing you to dine with style and comfort.
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Very homely place to prepare and eat meals. This tone gives a oak wooden high table, while not taking up much space.You can give up island kitchen for this counter height furniture.The edges of the table symbolize the harvested hay.
Cappuccino hollow core 32x36 inch counter height table
This multifunctional element is able to play the role of a traditional table in the dining room. Its unique feature is the large storage capacity for glasses and other dining accessories. It means that this product is very practical.
White Sidecar Dining Table
Reclaimed Wood Ledge and Brackets from RH $45 for shelf bracket - use with custom wood instead of their $$$ shelf?
A high quality set that includes a solid table and four stools with a cross back. All of these elements are made of solid wood and they are available in neutral colours that can be used in different stylizations.
An iMac desk idea: counter height desk table with open shelves bookcase on one side. Either way, it can boost the functionality of a home office or serve as a compact home bar. Finished espresso; metal frame.
Pub table with bottle storage is a beautiful combination of style, elegance, and practicality. Impressive finish in dark brown this small counter height table delights, rounded top adds subtlety.
Elegant and classy way to furnish a contemporary dining room with a folding, sectional counter-height table. The table itself has a plenty of handy compartments and shelves on the bottom, which add some useful storage.