Ivy climbs the wood paneled enclosure on this contemporary patio. Simple outdoor chairs and a metal table create a casual dining spot with a grill nearby, while cushioned armchairs offer a place to relax and enjoy the outdoors.
A chic peninsula lined with modern stools provides a spot for casual dining in this midcentury modern kitchen. Large windows draw the eye outdoors, making the focal point of the space the natural scenery.
The kitchen in this transitional Florida home opens to a seating area and a large outdoor dining space. The long, curved sofa offers dual functionality as a space to relax and socialize or to dine casually.
This spacious backyard patio features brown stone throughout, as well as an outdoor sitting area with overhead cover. Dark brown rattan chairs surround a cozy stone fire pit, while a matching dining table with a red umbrella offers a perfect space for a casual outdoor lunch.
Wall-to-wall sliding doors illuminate this open concept living space and perfectly showcase the sprawling outdoor pool area. Exposed beams throughout provide a Southwestern touch, while a rectangular table and bench seat provide a spot for casual dining.
This home renovation included the addition of am enclosed sunroom with large glass windows that show off the home's stunning interior spaces. A small outdoor deck features a wooden table and chairs set that provides the perfect spot for casual dining.
This home with a natural wood exterior features a remodeled deck complete with space for a dining table and chairs. A set of stairs leads to a brick patio, where black metal outdoor chairs and tables are available for casual entertaining.
Perfect for outdoor entertaining, this modern patio is conveniently located next to the pool. Bold, orange armchairs and a simple wood dining table offer a casual spot to dine outside. A pair of metal ceiling fans keep the space cool during the hotter months.
This farmhouse boasts a great view of the lake, which makes the dine-in porch the best seat in the house at mealtime. A casual teak dining set is both comfortable and fitting for outdoor dining. The industrial-style fan adds a homespun feel while serving to keep temps on the porch moderate during warmer-weather months.
This spacious kitchen offers a chic coastal vibe with its ocean blue pops of color and sunny view of the outdoor patio. White cabinets provide a beautiful contrast to the gray tile backsplash, while a dark brown island with a black granite countertop offers extra space for casual dining.
This indoor kitchen island space works well visually with the nearby outdoor stone accent wall, which can be seen through the open glass sliding doors leading to the porch. The kitchen island is lit by two black industrial pendant lights and features orange barstools for casual dining.
Outdoor dining is typically a casual affair—but it doesn’t have to be. Surprise and delight your guests by setting an outdoor table with all the hallmarks of an indoor dinner party: masses of candlesticks, beautiful florals, and your favorite crystal. Encourage lingering over after-dinner coffee by adding soft cushions to the seats, and providing throws for added warmth on chilly evenings.
The homeowners wanted to create effortless entertaining space in the kitchen and easy access between the kitchen and the outdoor entertaining space, so designers created an island that runs the length of the kitchen. This island is complete with a breakfast bar that offers the home a casual dining option, while just behind it, a large, sliding glass door creates seamless transitioning between the two spaces and allowing the homeowners the choice between opening the doors for one large, indoor-outdoor entertaining spaces or two separate areas.