12 Small-Space Outdoor Dining Sets That Are Ideal for Intimate Al Fresco Nights

published Apr 19, 2023
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With spring finally here and the weather warming up, it’s time to get outdoors. However, it’s also time to make sure our personal outdoor spaces have everything they need for a fun warm weather season. Now, for those lucky enough to have even a tiny outdoor space, it’s important to make the most of it with the right pieces. One of the most popular pieces? Outdoor dining sets! For many, though, fitting an outdoor dining set in their space sounds more like a dream than a reality. Thankfully, there are tons of chic options out there for even the smallest patios and balconies. Below, we rounded up 12 of the best small space outdoor dining sets ideal for those intimate al fresco nights with the people you love.

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Wayfair
$169.99

Fans of traditional styling are sure to love this metal outdoor dining set. This classic choice comes in a bronze or white hue and features charming rose vine detailing that'll add a romantic feel to your space.

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Wayfair
$209.99
was $219.99

Keep your outdoor space green with this lovely set from Charlton Home. This cafe-style set comes with two roomy chairs and is made from weather- and water-resistant wrought iron for a setup that'll take on the elements with ease.

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Wayfair
$169.99
was $239.99

Who doesn't love a good piece of rattan furniture? This wicker rattan outdoor dining set comes complete with two chairs, a foldable table, and simple water-resistant cushions.

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Wayfair
$204.99
was $224.99

For those really tight on space, why not opt for a half-table setup? The Hurtt outdoor dining set is made from solid acacia wood for durability you can trust and features a half-moon-shaped table that makes it possible for outdoor areas of all sizes to become chic dining spaces.

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AllModern
$153.00
was $243.00

The Heidi bistro set is a great way to add a pop of color to your balcony. 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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Wayfair
$109.99
was $149.99

There's something so sleek about a white outdoor dining set. This find features a table with a tinted glass tabletop and folding design so you can pack it away after using with ease.

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Wayfair
$232.99
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 convenient!

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Pottery Barn
$897.00

Crafted in Italy, the Emu dining set from Pottery Barn features a time-honored European look that combines the strength of steel with the spindly look of an elegantly engineered bridge for a set that will instantly add some elegance to your space.

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Wayfair
$266.99
was $319.99

Teak-colored wood makes some of the loveliest outdoor furniture — just look at this set! Cushioned for the utmost comfort, this weather-resistant set includes one round table and two matching chairs in a wood grain that is a natural beauty.

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Wayfair
$343.99

Turn your outdoor space into a Parisian cafe with the Ollegard dining set. Made with bamboo-finished aluminum frames, this durable, high-quality bistro set features stunning wicker weaving with a modern twist, bringing an appealing French-inspired charm to your backyard or patio space.

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Wayfair
$306.99

The cardinal rule of small-space living: Think vertically. This tall, counter-height dining set does just that. Classic bar chairs designed with European contour lines and a textured bronze color add some industrial flair while the inlaid black glass tabletop makes it look pricier than it is.

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AllModern
$860.00

Those with a love for retro designs are sure to love the Ciaran dining set. This square dining set comes with two bucket-style bar chairs that'll add an instant dose of mid-century glam to your space.