The dining room glimmers with light reflected in a mirrored screen propped in the corner of the room. The eighteenth century Portuguese side table, decorative bust and faux paint lend a Mediterranean vibe to the space.
On the other side of the kitchen in this Mediterranean style Santa Ynez Valley, Calif., home sits a breakfast nook with built-in banquette seating, a corner fireplace and a sunny sitting room with doors leading to the outside terrace.
The formal dining room boasts extravagant details, including intricate depictions on the walls, ceiling and furniture. Marble and warm hardwood flooring ground the space, and an elegant crystal chandelier brings additional glam to the room. Golden drapes pair perfectly with the upholstered dining chairs to complete the striking design.
Set the mood as coastal and relaxed before setting the table. The pergola shelters the terrace from the sun but doesn't block the incredible sea views. Conveniently placed right off the kitchen, this wood dining table has plenty of space for a dinner party.
A blue accent wall in this dining room provides a sharp contrast to the white walls and exposed wood ceiling beams. A square dining room table is flanked by eight chairs, while five glass pendants hang above.
Dark, elegant details like the green velvet sofa and black leather dining chairs give this Spanish-style room a beautifully sophisticated look. The dark shades are brightened with luxurious golden pops of brass.
Located beneath a simple wrought iron chandelier, this dining set provides a comfortable yet informal spot for meals and gathering time. The fireplace is a mirror image of another at the opposite end of the room, and the chandelier mimics Mediterranean-style wrought iron trim throughout the space.
Heavy wood beams meet stone walls in this medieval-inspired dining room. At the head of the table, a traditional stone fireplace serves as the focal point of the room, while the round chandelier above provides additional lighting.
A tucked-away butler's pantry has enough space for a contemporary pedestal table and four chairs, offering extra seating for guests in this entertainment-ready estate in Newport Coast, California. Stone walls and traditional lanterns complement the Mediterranean architecture, while contemporary furnishings update the look and feel for modern living. An adjoining sitting room offers another spot for guests to perch.
With eight slipper chairs and a bar cart in the corner, it's clear that this Mediterranean-modern dining room is meant for entertaining. Two contemporary mirrors fill out the walls and reflect the natural light, making the space seem bigger and brighter.
Mediterranean style and a soaring ceiling give a stately, but welcoming air to this formal dining room. The beautiful woodwork is highlighted against stark white walls and overhead, a wrought-iron chandelier adds gentle curves.
An elegant wood staircase with an ornate wrought iron railing curves up and around this Mediterranean-style dining room. A tiered chandelier hangs in the center of the room, drawing the eye up to the impressive two-story ceilings.
Elaborate yet classic railing surrounds the balconies at this Mediterranean home. A colorful round table pairs with comfortable wicker armchairs for the perfect outdoor dining spot on Lake Lugano in Switzerland.
This handsome dining room is a great example of the home's mix of textures with its wide plank wood floors, hand hewn beams in the ceiling and rustic stone accent wall. Detailed carvings give a unique touch to the chairs.