55 Small White Dining Room Ideas (Photos)


A collection of photos featuring white and small-sized dining rooms for design ideas and inspirations.

Beige upholstered chairs and a cushioned bench on a shaggy rug surround a sleek dining table under a unique pendant. It is accompanied by a floor lamp and a wooden buffet table topped with white vase and round decor.

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A traditional ceiling fan hangs over the wooden dining table and round back chairs that sit on a blue floral rug over the rich hardwood flooring. This room showcases a glazed window and framed artworks mounted on the white walls.
A traditional ceiling fan hangs over the wooden dining table and round back chairs that sit on a blue floral rug over the rich hardwood flooring. This room showcases a glazed window and framed artworks mounted on the white walls.

Beige upholstered chairs and a cushioned bench on a shaggy rug surround a sleek dining table under a unique pendant. It is accompanied by a floor lamp and a wooden buffet table topped with white vase and round decor.

Beige upholstered chairs and a cushioned bench on a shaggy rug surround a sleek dining table under a unique pendant. It is accompanied by a floor lamp and a wooden buffet table topped with white vase and round decor.

This dining room offers an oval dining table and matching chairs situated underneath the skylight. It includes a huge framed mirror that creates a larger visual space in the room.

This dining room offers an oval dining table and matching chairs situated underneath the skylight. It includes a huge framed mirror that creates a larger visual space in the room.

A spherical pendant light illuminates this dining room boasting gray cushioned chairs and a glass top dining table over a woven area rug. It has wide plank flooring and white walls mounted with gallery frames.

Spherical pendant light illuminates this dining room boasting gray cushioned chairs and a glass top dining table over a woven area rug. It has wide plank flooring and white walls mounted with gallery frames.

Airy dining room with light hardwood flooring and glazed doors that open to the lush green yard. It includes a large vase and modern gray seats surrounding a stylish dining table that's topped with a bowl.

Airy dining room with light hardwood flooring and glazed doors that open to the lush green yard. It includes a large vase and modern gray seats surrounding a stylish dining table that’s topped with a bowl.

Fresh dining room features black leather chairs and a round dining table lighted by a brass chandelier. There's a potted plant in the corner next to the picture window that's covered in roller blinds.

Fresh dining room features black leather chairs and a round dining table lighted by a brass chandelier. There’s a potted plant in the corner next to the picture window that’s covered in roller blinds.

Contemporary dining room with a freestanding fireplace and modern white dining set illuminated by a pair of globe pendant lights. It includes a striped rug that lays on the light hardwood flooring.

Contemporary dining room with a freestanding fireplace and modern white dining set illuminated by a pair of globe pendant lights. It includes a striped rug that lays on the light hardwood flooring.

Beige round back chairs surround a wooden dining table that sits on a gray area rug over tiled flooring. It is flanked by white display cabinets that are lined with gold trims.

Beige round back chairs surround a wooden dining table that sits on a gray area rug over tiled flooring. It is flanked by white display cabinets that are lined with gold trims.

The warm dining area showcases sleek white chairs and a glass top dining table lined with a beige runner. It is illuminated by a modern chandelier that hung from the regular ceiling.

The warm dining area showcases sleek white chairs and a glass top dining table lined with a beige runner. It is illuminated by a modern chandelier that hung from the regular ceiling.

Fabulous dining room illuminated by a contemporary chandelier that hung over the wooden dining table surrounded by matching cushioned chairs. It has a stylish wall and rich hardwood flooring topped by an eye-catching area rug.

Fabulous dining room illuminated by a contemporary chandelier that hung over the wooden dining table surrounded by matching cushioned chairs. It has a stylish wall and rich hardwood flooring topped by an eye-catching area rug.

Green potted plants create a refreshing ambiance in this dining area with gray cushioned seats and a rectangular dining table lighted by a round chandelier. It has wide plank flooring and an inset wall fixed with a large framed mirror.

Green potted plants create a refreshing ambiance in this dining area with gray cushioned seats and a rectangular dining table lighted by a round chandelier. It has wide plank flooring and an inset wall fixed with a large framed mirror.

An oversized dome pendant hangs over the round dining table covered in a gray mantle. It is surrounded by brown modern chairs over concrete flooring.

An oversized dome pendant hangs over the round dining table covered in a gray mantle. It is surrounded by brown modern chairs over concrete flooring.

A white brick accent wall mounted with a photo gallery creates texture in this dining room with tiled flooring and glazed windows covered in sheer curtains. It includes a dome pendant light and a black metal dining table surrounded by stylish chairs.

A white brick accent wall mounted with a photo gallery creates texture in this dining room with tiled flooring and glazed windows covered in sheer curtains. It includes a dome pendant light and a black metal dining table surrounded by stylish chairs.

The sleek dining area offers modern chairs and a dining table topped with wicker placemats that complement the hardwood flooring. It has a white framed window covered in blinds.

The sleek dining area offers modern chairs and a dining table topped with wicker placemats that complement the hardwood flooring. It has a white framed window covered in blinds.

A modern black wall art hangs above the sleek buffet table topped with a vase and decorative bowl. This dining room boasts a glass top dining table and contemporary chairs over white tiled flooring.

A modern black wall art hangs above the sleek buffet table topped with a vase and decorative bowl. This dining room boasts a glass top dining table and contemporary chairs over white tiled flooring.

Mismatched chairs surround a rectangular dining table topped with a nautical runner. It is illuminated by a black and white dome pendants along with natural light that flows in through the large windows covered in sheer and pink drapes.

Mismatched chairs surround a rectangular dining table topped with a nautical runner. It is illuminated by a black and white dome pendants along with natural light that flows in through the large windows covered in sheer and pink drapes.

This dining area is decorated with a tree and framed wall arts mounted on the beadboard walls. It has a dark wood dining table and upholstered chairs that sit on a round jute rug over the hardwood flooring.

This dining area is decorated with a tree and framed wall arts mounted on the beadboard walls. It has a dark wood dining table and upholstered chairs that sit on a round jute rug over the hardwood flooring.

The small dining room boasts a large black dome pendant that hung over the marble top dining table surrounded by sleek white chairs. It has white walls and hardwood flooring arranged in a herringbone pattern.

The small dining room boasts a large black dome pendant that hung over the marble top dining table surrounded by sleek white chairs. It has white walls and hardwood flooring arranged in a herringbone pattern.

Matching chairs topped with tufted cushions surround a white dining table over tiled flooring. This room has a framed artwork and a chrome ceiling fan with clear blades and a round lamp.

Matching chairs topped with tufted cushions surround a white dining table over tiled flooring. This room has a framed artwork and a chrome ceiling fan with clear blades and a round lamp.

An open dining area with a stylish pendant light that hung over the wooden dining table accompanied by brass perforated and black modern chairs. It is decorated with framed artworks mounted on the white brick accent wall.

An open dining area with a stylish pendant light that hung over the wooden dining table accompanied by brass perforated and black modern chairs. It is decorated with framed artworks mounted on the white brick accent wall.

Cone pendant lights along with cylindrical wall sconces illuminate this dining room featuring a black dining table and gray velvet chairs across the wooden console table.

Cone pendant lights along with cylindrical wall sconces illuminate this dining room featuring a black dining table and gray velvet chairs across the wooden console table.

White dining room with a small shelving unit and round dining table surrounded by alternating white and black chairs. It has light hardwood flooring and a glazed window inviting natural light in.

White dining room with a small shelving unit and round dining table surrounded by alternating white and black chairs. It has light hardwood flooring and a glazed window inviting natural light in.

A round area rug lays on the wide plank flooring in this dining area with modern white chairs and a round dining table illuminated by a geometric pendant light.

A round area rug lays on the wide plank flooring in this dining area with modern white chairs and a round dining table illuminated by a geometric pendant light.

A closeup look at this dining room with an oval dining table and mismatched chairs over the light hardwood flooring. It includes a display cabinet and gallery frames mounted above the beadboard wall.

A closeup look at this dining room with an oval dining table and mismatched chairs over the light hardwood flooring. It includes a display cabinet and gallery frames mounted above the beadboard wall.

The cozy dining room showcases blue and chevron chairs that sit at a metal dining table lighted by a drum pendant that hung from the barrel-vaulted ceiling clad in bricks.

Small dining room with an ornate chandelier and glass top dining table surrounded by sleek chairs over limestone flooring. It has an arched window and black framed artwork that stands out against the white walls.

Source: Trulia

Small dining room with an ornate chandelier and glass top dining table surrounded by sleek chairs over limestone flooring. It has an arched window and black framed artwork that stands out against the white walls.

Wooden floating shelves complement the round dining table accompanied by cushioned chairs that sit on a patterned area rug. It blends in with the hardwood flooring and wood-paneled ceiling mounted with a wrought iron chandelier.

This dining room is decorated with a fancy chandelier and various styled mirrors mounted on the white wall. It has glass chairs and a wooden dining table topped with a decorative bowl.

A wrought iron chandelier hangs over the white dining table contrasted by black cushioned chairs. It is accompanied by framed wall arts and a corner cabinet enclosed in an arched door.

White dining room designed with a heart gallery that’s mounted above the wooden bench. It has a rectangular dining table and mismatched chairs along with a rattan bin that sits on a jute bordered rug.

A blue wingback seat stands out against the white walls mounted with a framed mirror. This room offers a round dining table and black metal chairs lighted by glass globe pendants.

Lovely deer artwork hangs above the blue distressed dining table lighted by a large dome pendant. It is accompanied by wooden bench and chairs over wide plank flooring.

A white fireplace topped with framed artworks and mirror faces the wooden dining table flanked by black high back chairs over layered rugs. It is illuminated by a clear glass globe pendant and sconces mounted on the white wall.

Industrial dining room boasts a metal dining table and red chairs that stand out against the white walls. It has dark hardwood flooring and concrete ceiling lined with exposed pipes.

A unique bulb chandelier adds character in this dining room with a round dining table and blue cushioned chairs that sit on a cowhide rug over the light hardwood flooring.

Small dining area features a modern dining set and gorgeous peacock artworks mounted on the white wall. There’s a bar on the side illuminated by glass dome pendant lights.

Brass dome pendants hang over the wooden dining table that sits on a jute rug over the dark hardwood flooring. It is accompanied by black chairs that are contrasted with white framed windows covered in sheer curtains.

Contemporary dining room decorated with a gorgeous brass chandelier and blue artworks mounted on the white wainscoted wall. It has a round dining table surrounded by a black velvet bench and wooden chairs topped with faux fur cushions.

Source: Raji RM

Contemporary dining room decorated with a gorgeous brass chandelier and blue artworks mounted on the white wainscoted wall. It has a round dining table surrounded by a black velvet bench and wooden chairs topped with faux fur cushions.

An eclectic art gallery sets a nice backdrop to the black chairs and round dining table topped with various decors. It is illuminated by an arched floor lamp with gray drum shade.

Red modern chairs add a striking contrast to the black dining table illuminated by a dome pendant light. This room has a French door and a cathedral ceiling lined with white beams.

The white dining room showcases vintage pendant lights and high gloss floating shelves filled with various decors. It includes a wooden dining table and multi-colored modern chairs that sit on a beige rug.

This dining room is designed with interesting artwork and a round mirror that hung above the wooden console table topped with glass table lamps. It has a round dining table and cushioned chairs over the light hardwood flooring.

An eccentric chandelier illuminates this white dining room offering a marble top dining table and modern chairs over the dark hardwood flooring. It includes a large black framed wall art mounted above the sleek console table.

Small dining area decorated with a gorgeous painting that’s mounted across the wooden dining set on a beige area rug. It has natural hardwood flooring and a large framed window allowing natural light in.

Sleek taupe chairs surround a marble dining table lighted by a glass globe pendant. This room has white tiled flooring and full height windows covered in sheer curtains.

A fancy chandelier hangs over the dark wood dining table surrounded by metal chairs over the chevron wood flooring. There’s built-in shelving across filled with lovely artwork and books.

A black striped ceiling adds a striking contrast to the white walls mounted with framed artworks. This room boasts a sleek dining set and a wooden console table that complements the wide plank flooring.

Small dining area with gray upholstered chairs and a round dining table topped with a gorgeous flower vase and spherical brass decor. It has light hardwood flooring and white walls mounted with a pair of wooden framed mirrors.

Multi-colored chairs and floral draperies bring a pop of color in this airy dining room with tiled flooring and a French door leading out to the green yard enclosed in a wooden fence.

A cool abstract painting flanked by brass sconces hangs above the cushioned bench that’s placed against the white wall. It is accompanied by a candle chandelier along with gray chairs and a marble top dining table with an intricate base.

How popular is white for the main dining room color?

Out of 273,471 dining rooms, we analyzed for color profiles, we found that a predominately white color scheme to make up 16% of all dining rooms.  This is the second most popular color.  Brown came in first with nearly 44% being a predominately brown color scheme.  See our entire set of statistics here.

When we drilled down our research and restricted our color analysis to only wall colors, white was the most popular wall color being used in 34% of dining rooms.  Beige was the second most popular with 28% having beige walls.  Gray walls were used in 17% of dining rooms, therefore being the third most popular wall color.

How common are small dining rooms?

There’s no set of dimensions that make a dining room small.  Moreover, with an open concept so prevalent it’s hard to know in some interiors where it starts and where it ends.

That said, I don’t think anyone would consider a dining room with a dining room table that can accommodate 10 people is small.  It’s more likely restricted to a more cozy setting accommodating 4, perhaps 6 people at most.

Based on self-reporting, our analysis of 102,957 dining rooms reveal that 9.5% are considered small.  57% are considered medium-sized.  30% large and 3.5% very large.

What design styles are the most popular for white dining rooms?

When it comes to white, some styles are far more popular than others.

The most popular style is contemporary followed by transitional, modern and traditional.  This isn’t surprising given they’re also the most popular styles for all dining rooms.

Here are the specific statistics for styles of white dining rooms:

  • Contemporary 35.50%
  • Eclectic 4.29%
  • Modern 13.76%
  • Traditional 10.18%
  • Asian 0.22%
  • Beach Style 4.04%
  • Craftsman 0.95%
  • Farmhouse 2.54%
  • Industrial 0.97%
  • Mediterranean 0.93%
  • Midcentury 1.76%
  • Rustic 0.70%
  • Scandinavian 7.80%
  • Shabby-Chic Style 0.74%
  • Southwestern 0.07%
  • Transitional 14.94%
  • Tropical 0.33%
  • Victorian 0.27%

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