Breakfast nooks offer a comfortable space to enjoy your morning cuppa, a quick lunch or some late-night snack. The tablespace is perfect for some paperwork while watching the oven, writing down your grocery list and additional kitchen counter space when needed. These mini dining areas are adorable additions to your kitchen. We’ve got a collection of incredible breakfast nook ideas and designs you are bound to fall for!
1. Blue Banquette
Streamlined, classy and cosy. This squarish bay window nook is lined with a blue banquette on three sides and centred with a farmhouse table. Wide windows on three sides keep breakfasts well-lighted. The vintage brass pendant light lends a refined character to the modern design.
2. Rustic Minimalist
Start your day with this romantic booth for two that speaks functionality and simplicity. Its wall-installed chair and mounted table arrangement are highlighted by the authentic colour of bare wood showing your unique and gutsy style.
3. Cottage Bay Window Nook
This nook overlooking the garden is functional and charming. The circular space is cosy and inviting with its wide windows and comfy seats. Enjoy the sunlight while having breakfast on the convivial round wooden table. Its location lets you comfortably watch your oven or let your soup simmer.
4. Table for Two Dinette
Opt for a clean and classy look with this contemporary design. The wall bench, built-in shelves and walls are all in white. Add a dash of bravura to your morning hub with this modern Z-chair. The glass pendant light complements the open scheme of the interiors.
5. Breakfast Corner
Maximize your corner space with this comfortable sectional couch. Huge frames adorn one wall and a red script on the other. The antique rectangular lighting fixture with candles that comes with a lot of drama and dazzle.
6. Elegant Nook
Booths are popular amongst breakfast nook ideas and designs. Embrace modern and neutral interiors with this nook for four. The centred window lets in ample light. The elegant glass and steel table and cushioned wall benches facing each other create a comfortable yet classy white and grey nook.
7. Farmhouse Romantic
Make your statement with this bright and sunny farmhouse breakfast nook. The combination of colourful flowers, fruits and accents create that infectious perky ambience. The table set itself features a nice blend of comfy and stylish. White farmhouse dining set in a room surrounded by glass windows, letting you marvel the beautiful outdoors while enjoying your breakfast, and any other meal!
8. Country Pine
Urbane, unique and uncluttered. This design features wall bench and mounted table waxed to perfection. With its wide glass window and pendant lights, you are sure to get ample light day in, day out. A recessed wall shelve complements the modern and inspired design of the space.
9. Periwinkle Charm
Start your day right with this elegant and romantic yet quaint breakfast area. In white and several shades of light periwinkle, the room is welcoming and lovely. The built-in shelves are stylish and functional, handy for displaying beautiful tableware while keeping them organized and within reach. The combination of a wall bench and classic white chairs make this hub ideal not just for meals but for official meetings too.
10. Window Breakfast Bar
This countertop breakfast nook is your station on the go. Perfect for quick breakfasts whilst going through your busy morning routine. The long wooden bar and metal bar stools setup is space-efficient, ideal for apartments and smaller homes. The wide windows open the horizon, while the golden pendant lights give definition to the space.
11. Family Breakfast Station
This commodious breakfast station can accommodate a large family. The sleek and rustic design comes with rattan chairs and corner wall bench ready to accommodate everyone in the house. Neutral shades and clean lines keep the space classy and subdued. While the eye-catching bubble lights add a quirky touch.
12. Greek Sophistication
Bask in the serene beauty of this black and white Greek-inspired breakfast nook. The classic design exudes sophistication and nostalgia. Refined patterns from its diamond window panes, hand-knotted rug and chair backs. The geometric pendant candle holder completes the look of this chic and modern hub.
13. Surprise Pull-out Cabinet
Who doesn’t like surprises? Personalize your morning booth with this ingenious pull-out cabinet to hold favoured drinks, condiment bottles or utensils. Keeping them hidden, yet handy! Additional storage comes with most breakfast nook ideas and designs.
14. Luxurious Oval Seating
This breakfast table fits royalty. Its classic dining chairs, cushioned banquette and delicate chandelier all look posh and elegant Its white interiors. The flawless craftsmanship of the white oval table is simply a masterpiece.
15. Cheerful Yellow
Sunny morning views are the best! And even during gloomy days, you can still indulge your favourite morning view with this glass-walled breakfast hub. The wide glass-paned window allows maximum natural light. Built-in shelves, comfy wall benches, wire-backed dining chairs and generous touches of yellow complete the cheerful ambience.
16. Farmhouse Banquette
It’s time to upgrade your farmhouse breakfast corner to this cosy and welcoming booth. Dine and work on the rustic table of planked woods, polished but kept bare to show its natural tone. The charming white and blue printed banquette and bookshelves complete the warm countryside ambiance.
17. Cosy Corner
Enjoy meals, get work done or get creative in this comfy corner just off the kitchen. The tall windows let the daylight flood the space. The built-in benches save space. Just add a table and you’re set. The burlap cushion and throw pillows inject a touch of rustic charm.
18. Breakfast Bar and Caddy
You don’t need a whole lot of space for your breakfast nook. This breakfast bar is ideal for smaller homes and apartments. Its sleek design maximizes the space but still makes it stylish and cosy. This little hub even has shelves to store utensils, kitchen rugs and makes your favourite bottle of wine handy.
19. Breakfast in the Library
Smell the lovely and musty scent of the books whilst having a dreamy meal in this breakfast room. Dusky blue-grey tones dominate the interiors – in its chairs, walls and curtains. Warm shades of natural wood balance the cool theme. This breakfast room is also perfect for a relaxing coffee and tea sessions.
20. Magnificent Window Bay Nook
Opulent, contemporary and picturesque. This magnificent breakfast bay is surrounded with glass windows on three sides. The glass-topped table and show-stopping glass chandelier complement the airy ambiance of the nook. The U-shaped banquette make the room comfortable and welcoming.
21. Southern Blues
Let this blue haven inspire to start your day positively. From its charming farmhouse dining chairs, the blue cushioned bench to the colourful window drapes, this breakfast nook is adorable. The eye-catching hexagonal pendant lighting add an interesting and quirky touch to the space.
22. Rustic and Colourful
A fusion of quaint and lovely. Indulge in this rustic morning hub highlighted with the use of rattan in its inventive light dome and wooden rattan chairs, and its unique vintage table. Add a stash of colourful throw pillows and fill the wall with bright frames.
23. Bright Chinoiseries
The glamorous Asian theme made charming and stylish. The interiors include a roundtable with farmhouse dining chairs and a welcoming window seat. The blue chinoiseries shade is apparent in the lovely window shades complemented by the figurine pieces on the table. The gold candlelight styled light adds a sophisticated touch to the bright room.
24. Kitchen Island Booth
Contemporary and sleek. This morning booth is perfect for city dwellers. The carefully planned design comes with purpose and style. The roundtable booth gives you a 360-degree view of the kitchen, helpful when you’re preparing for your morning routine. Taking the modern vibe to the next level is the ceiling accent with hidden blue lights at its sides giving that cool and relaxing feel.
25. A Sunny Alcove
Invite sunlight to your everyday morning with this sunny alcove surrounded by glass walls, white interior and polished wooden floor. The wooden table is efficient with a window bench at one side and cushioned chairs on the other. Functional built-in shelves offer ample storage. Add a contemporary constructed chandelier to complete the look.
26. Morning Serenity
Reflect and enjoy morning serenity in this quiet breakfast nook. Tucked away from the traffic, the nook is best for indulgent breakfasts and great conversations. Styled simply with rustic rattan chairs, a drop light and bench, the well-lighted hub is a haven.
27. Delightful Purple
This breakfast corner exudes elegance and style. Transform your breakfast nook to this classy concoction of comfy wall bench, paned window walls and flowing white curtains. The warm purple hue of its table and stool perfectly foils the bright white and perks up the space with colour. Complete this sophisticated look with this unique globe chandelier with bubble lights.
28. Breakfast Bar and Island
This elegant and modern breakfast bar gives ample space for you to eat your morning meals, get some work done or enjoy a nightcap. The minimalist design speaks functionality with the table that comes with shelves to store utensils, magazines or wine bottles. The high chairs can be stowed under, saving precious space and helping you manage foot traffic inside the house.
29. Sunny Country Cottage
Efficient, sensible, charming. This breakfast nook took the basics and make it delightful. Wide glass windows to let in light, cushioned bench and storage, a wide and sensible farmhouse table and a couple of metal chandeliers. Complete a quaint ambiance with a historical poster and bright throw pillows.
30. Gunmetal Grace
Who says grey is boring? This sleek design features a thick gunmetal table and a U-shaped banquette of the same tone. The interiors are kept predominantly white to highlight the greys. The elegant cylindrical lighting adds graceful touches of delicate pink and gold.
31. Bright Prints
Bring fierce, bold and trendy into your dining table with this feisty breakfast nook. Infuse wild colours and prints – blue and white zebra stripe seat cushions, bright profusion of throw pillows and the breathtakingly striking red string pendant light. The glass chairs add drama and a touch of glamour. Balance the design with white interiors and wide windows to invite natural lighting.
32. Window Seat and a Table
Charming, chic and cosy. The comfortable window seat is complemented with a glass-topped round table and a couple of white farmhouse chairs. Pops of bright colours in the window shade and vase foil the neutrals black, white and dark grey floors. The light pink walls make the room decidedly feminine.
33. Pink Farmhouse
Bring your childhood dream to life with this dollhouse-themed breakfast nook. Its white wooden chairs and table with drawers adorning are complemented with bright touches of pinks, greens and reds. Playful prints and accents bring out the fun and childlike enthusiasm in you.
34. Modern Kitchen Island Dinette
Express minimalism with this modern kitchen and dinette that’s sleek and contemporary. This spacious nook is uncluttered with a simple polished wood that’s also an extension of the white marble kitchen counter. The bar stools and overhead lights exudes modern industrial, while the bare hardwood flooring island panels and accents lend a warm rustic touch.
35. Neon Mornings
Vivid is hot! Make your mornings warm and exciting with this bright neon hub of orange and pink. The floral floor tiles, dramatic white lace wall frames and playful orange pendant light complete the colourful and perky look.
36. Classic Breakfast Booth
This timeless design is still among the top breakfast nook ideas and designs. Bring back cherished memories with this classic and delightful breakfast table set. The chandelier’s intricate design gives its elegant vintage look. The U-shaped banquette is roomy while the Shaker chairs bring in the nostalgic era of warmth and comfort.
37. Benches and Bucket Chairs
Laidback and reserved. Welcome bright and breezy mornings in this striking breakfast nook. Cushioned benches line the walls for ample seating. While the handcrafted bucket chairs give the laidback holiday atmosphere. The waterfront theme is completed with the sisal framed mirror, globe lighting and blue and white throw pillows.
38. Bohemian Blues
Show your dauntless personality with this striking and blue bohemian look. Everything in this room is big and bold. From the painted walls and artsy wall accent, to the patterned floor mat and axial pendant light, the room exhibits creativity and originality.
39. Wall-Mounted Table
Make the most of your wall space with this space-efficient breakfast nook. Not needing a large space, the mounted table for two comes with built-in wall storage boxes and wall lamp on a swing arm. The easy-to-install table can also be brought down when not in use.
40. Cosy Mediterranean Dinette
Bring the bright and warm Santorini to your home with this Mediterranean themed dinette. Snuggled in a cosy is the elegant and comfy wall bench slightly curved to accommodate the standalone roundtable. The unique Mediterranean patterns in the window shade and accents lift the room from boring to amazing.
41. Banquette Bench Storage
Use your breakfast nook banquettes as extra storage. This classy nook in white, grey and blue is comfortable as it is delightful. Besides its striking look, the nook is also a functional space. It serves as a divider between the kitchen and the rest of the house and underneath the banquettes are ample storage space.
42. Rustic Farmhouse
Beautiful, rustic and spacious farmhouse breakfast area. The room highlights the warm wood tones of its bare table and polished hardwood flooring. The interiors are subdued with light neutral tones, reed window shades and white walls. The black classic Shaker chairs bring in charm and nostalgia.
43. Refined Grey Banquette
Grey and white. Cool and classy. Several shades of grey on white, the interiors scream urbane and rich! Adding punch to the modern and minimalist style are barely-there wall accents and a huge white globe lighting.
44. White and Bright Colours
Brighten up a boring white room by adding in colours. Bright green cushions and pillows adorn the wall bench, warm leather brown line the wire chairs and a striking picture to light up the wall. Keep the room bright with a large globe lighting and a white faux animal skin rug.
45. Kitchen Island and Nook
The sophisticated greys of the kitchen are foiled by the warm wood tones of the breakfast nook. This is one of the practical breakfast nook ideas and designs. Right in the middle of the kitchen, the nook serves as a great place to take a breather from cooking and enjoy a cold drink, a good spot to wind down a busy or enjoy light and informal meals with the family.
46. DIY Floating Benches
This DIY breakfast nook idea is easy to accomplish and do not need extensive materials to finish. In a cosy corner, build the seats and the backrest of the wall benches using wood planks. Then add a table and some colourful pillows to brighten up the nook.
47. Sunny Corner Dinette
Stunning, contemporary and airy. Welcome sunshine into your mornings in this lovely breakfast nook with surrounding glass windows and lots of sunshine. The sleek marble and metal table and vintage glass chandelier lend a romantic and chic allure to the interiors.
48. Natural Colours
Stay neutral and enjoy its authentic and simple beauty of nature. The bright white room is toned down with warm beiges and browns from natural elements – rattan, wood and reed. Add a pop of colour by bringing in potted plants, a bowl of fruits or a bunch of flowers.
49. Charming Pastels
Wake up to this animated and perky breakfast nook of charming pastels. The dining set is composed of corner benches and farmhouse dining chairs in powder blue with white accents. Add a colourful and striking painting and few bright pillows. Complete the colourful combo with a bright metal candlelight chandelier to give that romantic vibe.
50. Delightful Baby Blues
Pleasing to the eyes, intimate, and cool. This bright yet subdued interiors are welcoming and comforting with its ample natural lighting and seating. The farmhouse charm of the nook comes from the patterned seat cushions, the elegant drop chandelier and the delightful baby blues of the interiors.
51. Breakfast Balcony
Take your breakfast on the balcony. Enjoy the views and the meal while getting your daily dose of vitamin D! Simply set up a picnic table and a couple of chairs on the most comfortable spot of your balcony. It can also double as your work desk. Indulge sunny mornings for as long as the season allows you to.
52. A Charming Nook
This charming nook off the kitchen is ideal for breakfasts, coffee breaks, midnight snacks and even a spot to get work done. The lovely furniture and chandelier create a welcoming and elegant nook. Wild roses and brightly coloured pillows give the space its feminine charm.
53. White Kitchen Window Bar
Streamlined, modern, uncluttered. This white kitchen window bar serves its purpose and more! It maximizes the space whilst letting you enjoy the morning view with your cuppa and favourite book. The antique gas pendant light gives the space a touch of shine and an interesting detail.
54. Golden Glamour
Dazzling and fascinating. Rich and urbane. The bold and dominant golden hues are tamed by the cool blue accents. Every piece is a conversation starter. The myriad of texture and patterns give this room a different and arresting look.
55. Modern Boho
This modern and tamed fusion of hippie and bohemian styles works. The delightful nook is predominantly white, with charming details to give it a quirky touch – delicate wall accent, patterned pillows and a round reed lighting. The thick comfy cushioned benches provide ample seating while the wide glass windows let in natural lighting.
56. Bright Corner Dinette
You don’t need windows when you have this huge golden dome lighting to brighten a nook. This corner dinette features white clean walls to reflect the light, the floors are left bare and accents are kept minimal yet delightful. Beauty in simplicity and functionality.
57. Cosy Breakfast Booth
Maximise space with this snug booth placed in an unused corner of your house. Its wall couches facing each other offer enough seating, while the commodious table can cater meals, kitchen work and even paperwork. Brighten up the space with few colourful pillows and glass windows.
58. Breakfast Bar by the Window
Some of the favourite breakfast nook ideas and designs don’t come in a nook. Turn a wall into this efficient and functional breakfast bar. Install a bar that will serve as the table and countertop. Add high stools that can be stowed under when not in use. Enjoy morning views with your coffee or work. A pair of hanging pendant lights will keep it bright any time of the day.
59. Gorgeous Breakfast Nook
Stunning, graceful and regal. This breakfast nook excels both in style and functionality. The classic furniture dominates the room with gracious charm, while the intricate details of the chandelier brings in a haunting vibe. The sofa can double as a day bed.
60. Shabby Chic Charm
The farmhouse shabby chic is foolproof and classic. Create the laidback and charming atmosphere with white interiors, farmhouse furniture and a pottery collection. Keep the nook well-lighted with a couple of vintage pendant lights in chains. And don’t forget to add your unique personality by hanging personally significant newspaper pages.
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