Dine Outdoors on a Budget with These 10 Table Sets Under $300

updated Jun 29, 2023
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Summer is finally here, and if you haven’t already been enjoying some alfresco dining, now is the perfect time to get to it. However, in order to do this, you need the proper patio (or balcony!) setup. If the lack of a dining table is what’s been stopping you, don’t let that be a barrier any longer. There are plenty of outdoor dining sets that will work for just about anyone, but if you’re looking for an especially budget-conscious find, we’ve got you covered. Below, you’ll find 10 of our favorite outdoor dining sets that cost less than $300 and can seat anything from two people to the whole family (yes, really). Now, the only question left is, what will you be grilling?

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was $243.00

Looking to add some color to your outdoor space? The Heidi bistro set is the perfect way to go. Available in either a yellow, turquoise, pink, or gray hue, this set is a light, mid-century beauty that'll fit perfectly into your smaller space.

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was $296.99

Who can say no to a good piece of rattan furniture? This aluminum rattan outdoor dining set comes with four armed chairs, perfect for those alfresco dinners that last into the wee hours, or for lounging on weekend mornings and reading the paper over breakfast.

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was $249.99

Seating up to six, this round outdoor table set is a fun pick the whole family is sure to enjoy. Made of solid fir wood and featuring a built-in umbrella hole, this stylish and weather-resistant pick is one of the more unique offerings we've come across. Can't you just picture the whole gang wrapped around this set?

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was $252.99

Think your space is too tiny to fit a dining set? Think again. Featuring a sturdy acacia wood frame, this table set looks like a simple cabinet — until you reveal the drop-leaf table and pull out the two matching chairs. Talk about a head-turner!

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was $868.00

Love a retro-modern look? This three-piece metal bistro set is just the ticket. Featuring an antiqued black and gold finish, its chic design makes it easy to style while its stackable chairs and easy-to-clean surface make it a dream when it comes to upkeep.

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was $400.00

Bring some Parisian flair to your space with this French-inspired Filaret bistro set. Covered in an eyecatching intricate weave pattern, this set is completely foldable, making it a dream for storage and small spaces.

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Comfortably seating four, this metal outdoor dining set is a customer favorite for a reason. Choose from five different seatback patterns for the look of your dreams and enjoy it for years to come, thanks to its rust- and weather-resistant construction.

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was $302.59

If you're outfitting a particularly tight space, never forget the cardinal rule of small-space living: Think vertically. This tall, counter-height dining set does just that. Coming with two 360-degree swivel chairs and a matching glass-top table, it's one of those deals you'll be kicking yourself over if you pass up.

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was $725.96

When we talk about pieces made with small-spaces in mind, this is what we're talking about. Complete with a drop-leaf table top, the Volpe dining set is compact when opened up, but folds down to an even smaller setup with room to hold the chairs. Talk about convenience!

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was $316.99

Equipped with four chairs, a matching table, and a coordinating umbrella, this set from Arlmont & Co. comes with everything you need to enjoy your days and nights outside. Best of all, thanks to its foldable chairs and rust-resistant design, you can be sure this is one set that will last you a long time. (Note: This set doesn't come with an umbrella stand, so be sure you pick one up for the safest setup!)