Traditional dining room pictures

Traditional dining rooms give you a multi-functional space to eat, entertain and work. Browse our pick of the best traditional schemes for dining room spaces, whatever your budget. If these dining room designs aren’t for you, check out our pick of the best schemes for modern dining rooms and country dining rooms – there’s inspiration for all dining styles.

  • Oak and leather dining room

    A striking hand-crafted leather pendant is a fitting foil for the oak and leather chairs beneath, while the clean lines of the metal table add a distinct industrial note to this dining room.

    Black metal top table
    Folklore

    Side chairs
    Benchmark

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  • Neutral dining room with velvet chairs

    Neutral walls offer a striking backdrop to plush, brightly coloured upholstery and accessories in this traditional dining room scheme.

    Dining table
    Viaduct

    Chairs
    The Dining Chair Company

    Pendant light
    Skandium

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  • Gold and white Christmas dining room

    Not just for traditionalists, who love its timeless, opulent appeal, old gold can be updated by teaming it with glitzy accessories, such as frosty decorations and kitsch animal ornaments. Candles and fairy lights add an extra-special dimension to this festive dining room.

    Tree
    Dobbies Garden Centres

    Wallpaper
    Designers Guild

    Fire surround
    Chesney’s

    Table
    WorldStores

    Chairs
    The Country Home

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  • Christmas dining room with copper accessories

    The least classic but, dare we say it, the most standout and luxurious of the metallics, copper adds an enveloping warmth in this neutral dining room. Reflective glassware and baubles have been tempered with natural accessories for an earthy look.

    Sideboard, bookcase and chairs
    Garrat Chestnut range from Laura Ashley

    Tree
    John Lewis

    Tableware
    Casa Couture range from House of Fraser

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  • French-style dining room with black oak table

    The dining room features oak black ladderback chairs and a distressed table for a rustic French farmhouse feel. French windows allow easy access to the garden.

    Table and chairs
    Nicky Cornell

    Floor tiles
    Topps Tiles

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  • Black and white Christmas dining room

    Sophisticated black and white creates a modern Scandinavian look, provided by both the oversized check tablecloth and the antique chairs and dark painted furniture. Chic silver and white decorations with touches of foliage add festive charm.

    Dining table
    I&JL Brown

    Dining chairs
    Appley Hoare Antiques

    Bureau
    Chelsea Textiles

    Fabric
    Melbury in Ebony from Romo

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  • Christmas dining room with chandelier

    Christmas is a time for dramatic interiors. A fabulous chandelier, twinkling blue glassware and candlelights set the scene in this festive dining room.

    Table

    Bridport Antiques and Vintage Market

    Chairs
    Vitra Pantone S chairs from John Lewis

    Console table
    Grey 61 from The Conran Shop

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  • Cream and natural wood Christmas dining room

    Paper hanging stars and pots and posies of fresh herbs are simple inexpensive ways to make the dining table look special.

    Newspaper stars
    RE

    Similar lanterns
    Nordic House

    Charcoal tablecloth
    The Linen Works

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  • Woodland Christmas dining room

    In this traditional dining room, sparkling glassware and china gives the table a real sense of occasion.

    Wall paint
    Lamp Room Gray by Farrow & Ball

    Dining table
    Lombok

    Dresser top and base
    Marks & Spencer

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  • White Scandi dining room

    This Scandinavian-style dining room is decorated in a soft white, with a traditional dining table, painted wooden chairs and a large white bench.

    Similar bench
    Scumble Goosie

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  • White and silver Christmas dining room

    A pared back scheme of wintry whites and homespun accessories bring peace and tranquility to this traditional dining room.

    Dining table
    Ikea

    Chairs
    Loaf

    Table runner
    Zara Home

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  • Traditional dining room with natural wood flooring

    This dining area has a rustic feel with natural wood flooring and reclaimed wood dining table. Go for freestanding appliances for greater flexibility.

    Dining chairs
    Habitat

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  • Classic cream dining room with stone flooring

    Weathered oak and shades of cream give this room a restrained elegance. Festive touches bring the dining area to life.

    Similar furniture
    Laura Ashley

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  • Grey open-plan dining room

    Tonal colours, combined with natural oak flooring, create the perfect backdrop for a festive display. A striking floral centrepiece is the perfect finishing touch when it comes to decorating the dining table at Christmas.

    Dining table
    Brissi

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  • White Christmas dining room with oak flooring

    Soft greys and whites, combined with oak flooring, create the perfect backdrop for an impressive collection of antique pieces. Splashes of red help bring this elegant, neutral scheme to life. A striking floral centrepiece is the perfect finishing touch when it comes to decorating the home at Christmas.

    Dining table
    Brissi

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  • Rustic farmhouse dining room

    Instead of a formal dining room, the kitchen’s huge wooden dining table and chairs form the work-eat-live hub of this busy family farmhouse.

    Similar table
    Talisman Antiques

    Ceiling light
    Vaughan

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  • Dining room with antique pine furniture

    This dining room is in an original hallway that has been knocked through to create a light and airy space.

    Similar table and sideboard
    Pine Solutions

    Similar chandelier
    John Lewis

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  • White panelled dining room with chandelier

    A low-hung chandelier over the dining table creates a striking centrepiece in this classic dining room scheme.

    Oval dining table
    Sweetpea and Willow

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  • White dining room with rattan armchair

    Design classics and antique pieces, such as this dresser, mix beautifully in this elegant dining room.

    Rattan armchair
    Vintage in Vogue

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  • Red and grey dining room

    The wall next to this dining area is decorated with a display of framed photographs. A cheerful oilcloth on the table adds a burst of colour.

    Similar oilcloth
    Dunelm Mill

    Similar paint
    Vert de Terre emulsion by Farrow & Ball

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