Top 20 Elegant Dining Room Chairs

Our favorite dining room chairs have more than good looks to recommend them. Ranging from iconic to innovative, eco-friendly to cutting edge, these distinctive modern designs are superbly crafted to offer both comfort and versatility. Pair these dining chairs with our curated list of Top 14 Contemporary Dining Tables and Top 20 Expandable Dining Tables.

Masters Chair
A little panache goes a long way with Philippe Starck's unmistakable modern chair. Lightweight and airy, the Kartell Masters Chair is a conversation starter at any gathering, and segues from dining room to terrace in grand style.
Bok Dining Chair
Graceful lines and fine craftsmanship meet in the simple, yet striking silhouette of the Bok Dining Chair. Made from solid oak wood, this Scandinavian stunner is a sturdy and stylish seat ideal for any dining room or lounge space.
C-Chair Dining Chair
Simple, functional, and one of Marcel Gascoin's most well-known designs, the C-Chair from Gubi offers mid-century modern flair with a fabulous balance of solid wood and woven cane seat and back for eye-catching appeal.
Visu Chair
An ergonomic design rendered in form-pressed veneer, the Visu chair offers a balanced lightness for a sleek design that finds itself at home in farmhouse modern, Scandinavian, and mid-century modern dining spaces alike.
Beetle Upholstered Dining Chair
An interior designer favorite, the Beetle Upholstered Chair from Gubi offers comfort and style through its plush upholstered seat and back and unique silhouette inspired by, you guessed it, a beetle.
CH 24 Wishbone Chair
A Danish design classic, the CH24 Wishbone chair is an interior icon originally introduced in 1950. Crafted by hand from solid wood, each chair requires over 100 steps to complete.
Side Chair
Norman Cherner's Mid Century classic remains an ageless modern dining chair, its sculptural profile a delicious complement to any dining room scheme. A range of wood and lacquered colors add up to good looks and versatility.
Panton Chair
A true icon of mid-century modern design, the Panton chair is a legendary seating solution and is known as the world's first molded plastic chair. Gentle curves and a matte finish make this seat as versatile as it is beautiful.
Spanish Dining Chair
A timeless design that exudes casual elegance, the Spanish Dining Chair showcases solid oak wood and flawless saddle leather, outfitted with straps that can be tightened as the leather expands through use.
Rossini Dining Bistro Side Chair
Not just for outdoor furniture, this dining chair features woven rattan bringing coastal vibes to a casual dining space or french bistro style to your favorite breakfast nook or cafe table.
Eames Molded Plastic Dining Chair
A modern design perfect for daily use, the Eames Molded Plastic Dining Chair combines sculptural beauty with striking practicality for a modern interior staple ready for any interior. A wide range of color options allows you to find the perfect match for your home.
ALFI High Back Chair
Finding beauty in industrial waste isn't easy, but Jasper Morrison's innovative design gets the job done impressively. Created from wood and plastic waste material, ALFI takes sustainable dining to new creative heights.
Rider Dining Chair
Wrapped in velvet with luxe brass accents, the Rider Dining Chair is an art deco dream ready to flank a glossy dining table or either sides of a hallway console table.
Eames Molded Fiberglass Armchair
One of Herman Millers® most sought after seating designs thanks to its simple, gracious form and proprietary production process, this injection molded seat is crafted right here in the United States.
Cover Chair
The Cover Chair by Muuto features a sturdy beech wood frame and ingenious curved backrest that stretches into armrests. Unpretentious and elegant in true Scandinavian fashion, this modern chair looks at home virtually anywhere.
Saarinen Executive Armless Chair
One of Knoll's most popular designs and featured in almost all Florence Knoll-designed interiors, the Saarinen Executive Chair transformed the notion of typical dining room seating with its sculptural form and modern finishing.
Victoria Ghost Chair
Designed by Philippe Starck, the Victoria Ghost Chair is a Kartell classic with its playful interpretation of a Victorian-era chair. Eco-friendly thanks to a proprietary polymer design crafted from paper waste, this translucent beauty is stackable for easy storage when not in use.
Sofie Side Chair
Equally elegant indoors and out, the Sofie Side chair brings the texture and beauty of woven cane rattan to your favorite dining spaces. A classic design favorited by bistros and cafes alike, this stackable chair is an effortless option for simple eat-in kitchen nooks or full-blown dining areas.
Broom Dining Chair
A collaboration between Philippe Starck and Emeco, the Broom Chair is a sustainable wonder, fashioned from polypropylene waste and reclaimed wood. Stackable and light, Broom is the ultimate eco-conscious dining chair.
Decade Chair
Designed for use both indoors and out, the Decade Chair from Blu Dot is crafted from 100% recycled plastic for an eco-friendly design. Available in a wide range of colors to easily match your space, this chair stacks effortlessly when not in use.