So you’ve got a beautiful dining table on its own, and you’re looking for some dining chairs to complement it. Enhance your dining area and woo your guests at dinner with our top 10 best dining chair sets, coming in pairs and sets of 4.
Best Dining Chair Sets | Pairs
Brooks by John Lewis
A contemporary and stylish pair of dining chairs from John Lewis, the Brooks dining chairs have a pleasingly uncluttered aesthetic. Ideal for modern dining spaces, the bare metal frame contrasts with a comfortably padded seat to add usability to good looks.
The faux-leather upholstery is durable and easy to clean, meaning this dining chair set will last for a good long time. Available in two tastefully understated colours, they require partial self-assembly.
Marysville by Wade Logan
The appealing minimalism of this pair of dining chairs from Wade Logan would sit well in the clean lines of a modernist style dining space. Straight backed, with the seat a pleasing contrast to the shining chrome of the legs, these elegant chairs are available in black, white or grey.
They require assembly at home, but once up are an ideal complement to modern dining tables. The imitation leather upholstery is soft, comfortable and straightforward to clean.
Jerry by Habitat
The vibrant pair of Jerry dining chairs from Habitat brings a splash of classic design to the dining room. It’s combination of solid oak legs with a coloured plastic seat means that it works equally well with wood, metal or glass tables.
An upholstered seat pad provides comfort. This chair is available in four colours, with the bright orange sure to bring sunshine to meal times. Assembly of these compact, robust chairs is required at home.
Bernie by Next
The angular lines of the Bernie chair from next would work brilliantly in a contemporary dining room. These self-assembly chairs have an exposed metal frame for support as opposed to traditional legs, which gives them a silhouette at once timeless and modern.
Available in a range of colours and fabrics, from faux leather to a Monza leather effect, the Bernie chair is a distinctive combination of character and comfort, and is a chair that makes a stylistic statement as well as being practical and comfortable.
Roanoke by Andover Mills
A straight backed dining chair of classical lines, the Roanoke by Andover Mills is a great all-rounder, equally at home in contemporary and classical design schemes. Comfortably upholstered with padded seats, the bonded leather is coated to allow ease of cleaning, and is resistant to water and staining.
Attractive hardwood legs contrast nicely with the tasteful colours of black, brown, ivory and red finishes. This classy chair is easy on floors, with protective bolts design to minimise damage. Easy to assemble, these chairs are durable and easy to maintain, as well as looking good.
Heart of House Cherwell
A classical alternative to standard dining chairs, the Cherwell from Heart of House introduces a touch of luxury to the dining room. exposed wooden legs give the chair a timeless appeal, but the seat is comfotably upholstered in fabric, with distinctive winged sides.
This is a dining chair to relax in; some home assembly is required, but when built, these royalty-like chairs will give the dining space a unique look.
Vogue by Furniture Village
With their softly upholstered fabric seats, filled with comfortable foam, contrasting with the distinctive style of the exposed metal frame beneath, the Vogue dining chairs from Furniture Village presents a study in harmonious contrast.
Their distinctive style, with the polished brass effect legs offering a counterpoint to the blocky seat, would work well in any modern or rustic dining room, the charcoal finish of the fabric complementing any colour scheme.
Carson By Baker
A highly distinctive set of two dining chairs, these dining chairs from Carson by Baker are possibly the most original looking chairs under review. The metal frame hold separate seats and back rests, which are available in black or silver in finish.
Unapologetically modern in design, these self assembly chairs have a distinctive eggbox shape to the upholstery, for a supremely comfortable sitting experience.
Best Dining Chair Sets | Set of 4
Esmeralda by Riley Ave.
Moving on to sets of four, these Esmeralda dining chairs bring a fun and wonderful touch of design to the dining room.
Made of streamlined moulded and laminated wood, with an ergonomically designed backrest and chrome legs, these chaiors add a splash of colour (there’s a choice of five), reminiscent of a classic diner.
At once futuristic and retro, they marry practicality with form, being as easy to clean as they are good to look at.
Arlo by Next
Illustrating the joy of simplicity, these uncluttered Arlo chairs from Next marry form to function, with a graceful curved back sitting on exposed metal legs. The attractive oak finish is also available in Teal or Grey.
These self-assembly dinisng chair would work best with a modern design scheme, their clean, graceful lines doing their job with a minimum of fuss.