10 Eat-In Kitchens That Will Encourage Family Meals
It’s always been the hub of the home, but today the kitchen is more hardworking than ever. It’s a place to cook, dine and gather with loved ones. Make your kitchen more inviting with a proper table for family meals. Whether you can accommodate a long harvest table or a couple of counter stools, here are 10 stylish eat-in kitchen ideas for every space and family.
This small Montreal kitchen was inspired by a yacht cabin. Copper-plated stools add a hit of shine to the laid-back space.
In this Halifax kitchen, a French-polished dining set has pride of place in the center of the room, inviting guests to linger over a casual dinner. Blue cabinetry and wide-plank flooring add old world charm.
The dark trim on this kitchen island is eye-catching and helps ground the white cabinetry and millwork. Stainless steel stools turn the island into a functional breakfast zone, while an eating area to the left is perfect for casual meals.
Hits of dramatic black on the kitchen cabinetry, pendant lighting and fireplace tie together the different zones in this open-concept space. A long modern table surrounded by wishbone chairs is perfect for entertaining larger groups.
This Montreal kitchen seamlessly blends stainless steel, quartz and several tones of wood for a modern, layered look. Cool bentwood chairs around the dining table and island provide plenty of space for the whole family to hang out.
Though this Langley, B.C., home is a new build, its interiors have a European farmhouse vibe. Refined pieces like turned-leg dining chairs and an ornate chandelier look rustic rendered in weathered wood.
This long white oak dining table and kid-friendly bench would make every meal feel like an indoor picnic. Artful pendants add a whimsical note to the sleek Nordic-inspired space.
This weekend home’s open-concept space pairs a vintage farmhouse-style dining table with contemporary kitchen features. Stainless steel cabinets and dark-stained pine floors break up the expanse of white, while a bench reupholstered in mohair adds warmth.
A sturdy wooden island becomes the main attraction for both dining and entertaining in this English country-style kitchen. The dark tones and rustic materials add beauty to the overall look.
A 12-foot-long marble-topped table is the perfect spot for casual dining. Custom low-backed chairs are designed for comfort and their low profile keeps sight lines open.