Either breakfast with family or an intimate dinner party are both at home in this in-kitchen dining nook. Adding to the space's appeal is a large yellow-and-blue modern art painting, and the room is crowned by a funky, brass-toned lighting fixture.
Check out this nook in a larger kitchen -- what a great spot for a family breakfast before a busy day. Comfy, blue, upholstered chairs sit around a white table, overlooked by a lovely piece of modern art.
A trio of oversized pendant lights make a statement without taking up any visual space in this cottage-inspired kitchen. The expansive kitchen island is designed for the whole family to gather around with industrial-style barstools. Blue trimwork and cabinets reflect the surrounding lake views.
The open, contemporary kitchen is truly the heart of the home with space to gather around the stunning marble kitchen island and an integrated breakfast area. Comfortable chairs and banquette seating surround the soapstone dining table, while sleek wooden cabinets are clad in waterfall marble countertops.
The white, plank board vaulted accentuates the open and spacious design of this kitchen. A large island is topped with marble countertop and lined with red-brown leather bar chairs. A stainless steel cabinet brings a unique element to the room and matches the kitchen appliances. A herringbone hardwood floor brings an element of warmth to finish the bright room design.
The large eat-in kitchen is efficiently laid out and balanced with cabinets on either end and plenty of storage options. The French doors are updated and the walls throughout are covered in dark-stained shiplap. Track lighting outlines the rectangular shape of the dining set up with built in bench seating.
The homeowners wanted an open space in their newly remodeled home, but they didn't want their spaces to feel jumbled, so designers achieved this feel in the kitchen by using the cabinets to set the parameters for the space. To create this definition, a peninsula was added on the third "wall" of the kitchen, separating the it from the hallway without making either space feel too closed off, giving each area its own identity.
This modern black and white kitchen has marble backsplash, countertops, and work island, two prep sinks with contemporary gooseneck faucets, copper pendants, built in appliances, and a midcentury modern inspired dining table and chairs.
This modern eat in kitchen features a sleek stainless steel vent hood, gas range, and built in appliances, gray cabinets, marble backsplash and countertops, and a work island with copper pendants, sink and contemporary dining set.
Woven all-weather wicker dining chairs are a perfect pick to provide an eye-catching contrast to the neutral tile sand flooring of this stunning outdoor dining room and kitchen. The arching backsplash and intricate tile medallion incorporates natural travertine tile and blue glass inlay.
This modern white eat in kitchen features a work island with built in dining table with white upholstered chairs, stainless steel appliances and vent hood, floating shelves, and gold sconces and sculptural pendant lights.
This beautifully bright kitchen features upper and lower white traditional cabinets separated by a dark taupe countertop matching the island. Silver globe lights give a vibrant contemporary detail to the design. A yellow striped valance adds color and matches the fresh centerpiece of flowers. Neutral dining chairs sit around the circular breakfast table soaking in the natural light from the windows.
Before the remodel, this former galley kitchen faced challenges such as a low ceiling and an unsightly plumbing stack. A custom cabinet with an appliance garage and notched pull-out trays helps maximize storage. A wood-toned island adds convenience and visual interest.
A large island with sturdy barstools provides a spot for casual dining in this traditional kitchen. Beautiful lantern-style pendants hang above the island, centering the space and drawing the eye upward.
To save space in this home, the breakfast bar is a built-in structure with a display shelf. Beside the bar, a steel column is covered in colorful mosaic tile that matches the kitchen backsplash. Recycled teak cabinetry lends warmth to the contemporary room.
This one-of-a-kind gated estate in Houston, TX, offers an elegantly designed eat-in kitchen. The black-and-white checkered tile backsplash complements the large marble island with seating for three, along with stainless steel appliances such as the fridge, hood, and gas range.
Kitchens serve as not only a place to prepare meals, but also a main gathering space in the home. Look through these pictures for great kitchen design ideas and be inspired to create a new look for your kitchen.