The beauty of natural wood can make any room feel warmer and more welcoming. Wood coffee tables are especially easy to coordinate – as long as you stick to complementary wood tones throughout your furniture theme, each piece will easily adapt to your decor or color palette selections as they evolve over time. We’ve scoured the web to collect our favorite wooden coffee tables to share with you, from budget-friendly picks to serious collection-worthy designer pieces. Find the perfect coffee table to anchor your living space with this curated buying guide. Which one is your favorite?
Noguchi Walnut Wood Coffee Table: Designed by Isamu Noguchi in 1948, the Noguchi Table is considered one of the most iconic furniture designs of all time. This piece is topped with a thick rounded glass tabletop, allowing the sculptural base to capture attention with clarity.
Risom Hexagon Walnut Coffee Table: Danish-American furniture design legend Jens Risom designed the T.301 table in 1958, providing a subtle departure from the ordinary with its subtle hexagonal tabletop shape. This mid-century modern accent features solid walnut framing, a walnut veneer tabletop, and a lower shelf made from supple stretched leather.
Nakashima Mid-Century Walnut Coffee Table: The gorgeous Splay-Leg Coffee Table is an inventive 1946 design by George Nakashima. This piece is beloved for its exceptional joinery – still produced with the same attention to detail today. Heirloom quality construction ensures this wooden coffee table will last a lifetime and beyond with proper care.
Metal and Wood Nesting Coffee Table Set: This budget-friendly coffee table set is perfect for smaller living rooms – simply nest one table below the other to save space or use each table separately for double the surface area. Each one is constructed with a durable black metal base, the tabletop made with a realistic laminate in a warm nutmeg finish.
Tray-Top Wooden Coffee Table: This attractive modern coffee table features a divided tray top construction, helping to keep items organized without rolling off the surface. Warm walnut and matte black metal make a chic combination with endless coordination possibilities.
Acacia Small Wooden Coffee Table: Solid acacia wood has been exquisitely turned and sculpted to produce a striking silhouette with this unique Blu Dot design. Use on its own or pair with other Turn collection tables to create a perfectly cohesive furniture theme.
Round Wooden Pedestal Coffee Table: This simple pedestal table features a bold base for excellent stability, the tabletop lightly lipped to keep small items from rolling away. This solid wood coffee table is finished in walnut for easy coordination with contemporary, bohemian, and mid-century interior themes.
Glass Coffee Table with Sculptural Wood Base: Thick layered strips of birch plywood are cut, gently bent, and arranged to create a gravity-defying base for the dramatic Expose table – a transparent glass tabletop allows an unobstructed view of the sculptural interplay below. Choose from walnut or oak finishes.
Wood and White Coffee Table with Storage: This mid-century style coffee table with storage makes it easy to keep your living space neat and tidy. Keep remotes, media, or accessories neatly hidden right within reach.
Herringbone Wood Coffee Table on Gold Base: Acacia wood veneers are arranged in a classic herringbone pattern for a traditional look, given a contemporary treatment with the simple gold-finished geometric base. This striking wood coffee table would make an ideal match for transitional interior themes.
Huppe Wooden Box Coffee Table: Box-style coffee tables boast crisp clean lines well-suited to minimalist interior arrangements. The handsome Edward square coffee table by Joel Dupras includes an easy-access open drawer to stow away everyday clutter. Choose from five wood finish options and five drawer lacquer options.
Sunburst Large Square Wooden Coffee Table: Mixed finishes make this square coffee table especially easy to coordinate – use to unify a furniture selection that spans different wood varieties. This stately handcrafted design measures at 43 inches across each way, perfect for larger seating areas.
Risom Round Wooden Storage Coffee Table: Open storage makes the Risom Low Table an especially useful accent for bustling living spaces – use for quick access to accessories like remotes, your favorite books, or pair with simple containers to hold hobby supplies. Choose from an oak or walnut veneer finish.
Round Wooden Coffee Table with Storage: Available in whitewashed oak or deep oiled walnut, this large round storage table provides spacious surfaces for your must-haves and favorite decorations. This roomy table is crafted from solid wood and finished with sophisticated veneers.
Solid Wood Mid-Century Coffee Table: A shapely sculptural base and a rounded triangular tabletop give this mid century modern coffee table a cool retro flair. This piece is crafted from solid wood throughout – no veneers and no laminate.
Wood Coffee Table with Geometric Glass Top: This attractive wood coffee table keeps things simple with a refined silhouette, slender legs, and clean lines. The tabletop makes a more direct impression – this unique element is made from glass, silk-screened with a retro geometric pattern in grey and yellow.
White-Top Wooden Coffee Table: A white tabletop instantly brightens the look of this mid-century inspired coffee table design. Use the spacious lower shelf to keep your everyday essentials organized. This table measures at 48 inches in width, a smart selection for placement alongside three-seat sofas.
Brass and Wood Round Coffee Table: The gorgeous Brooks coffee table features two-tone wood finishes for striking contrast. The lipped tabletop is made from whitewashed oak, the legs made from warm walnut. Brass crossbars lend stability and a glamorous gleam.
Oval Small Wooden Coffee Table: This lovely oval coffee table features a double-decker construction to provide space for storage or display below. The legs are crafted from solid wood and capped with elegant gold feet, the shelf woven from natural rattan. Use to complement interior themes like mid-century, traditional, and more.
Eames Molded Plywood Coffee Table: As among the most prolific early pioneers of molded plywood design, Charles and Ray Eames transformed the furniture landscape. This round wood coffee table features sleek curves throughout, expertly pressed into shape for a seamless appearance. This piece is available in white ash, walnut, or black ash veneer.
Square Metal and Wood Coffee Tables: This square coffee table features a petite footprint ideal for smaller living spaces, or multiples can be paired together to create a larger surface area. This design is available with a whitewash oak top or a walnut top. The base is available with a white or black finish, both options wrapped with attractive leather accents.
Wooden Coffee Table with Glass Top: Supported by a geometric base of reclaimed elm, this attractive round coffee table carries tremendous charm, each one unique. Choose from black, medium, or light finish options.
Wooden Rustic Industrial Coffee Table: Mixed and matched slats of wood are brought together to give this coffee table a rustic industrial look. A-shaped metal legs support the design while maintaining a sleek profile. A matching side table is also available.
Round Wooden Coffee Table Set: This coffee table set includes one large round coffee table and one smaller side table – they can be used together or apart. The surface of each pinewood table is carved with a light spiral pattern that mimics the look of growth rings, a fun accent for rustic or lodge interior themes.
Round Pine Wood Coffee Table: Thick slabs of solid pinewood give this circular coffee table an especially substantial silhouette while its light natural finish proves easy on the eyes. This is a low table, well-suited for sofas and that sit closer to the floor.
Light Walnut Wooden Block Coffee Table: Light natural walnut veneers give this block-style coffee table an uplifting finish, sure to brighten any space in which it stands. Use this substantial square wooden coffee table to complement interior themes like Scandinavian, minimalist, and farmhouse chic.
Asymmetric Modern Wooden Coffee Table: A creative asymmetric tabletop design helps this coffee table stand out from the rest. This piece is constructed with durable MDF in a faux wood finish, a budget-friendly accent for contemporary interiors.
Industrial Wooden Chest Coffee Table: This clever industrial-style coffee table features lids that lift like a chest to reveal spacious storage within, perfect for spare throws or loose children’s toys. Casters allow for easy movement around the living room as needed.
Black Wooden Trunk Coffee Table: Designed with multipurpose appeal in mind, this decorative chest can be used as a stylish cocktail table and a convenient source of storage all in one. The sides are finished in black but reveal rich wood grain beneath, while the edges are trimmed in a metallic finish with playful rivet accents.
Large Wooden Coffee Table with Tray: A built-in tray makes this oversized cocktail table perfect for entertaining. Hidden casters allow for easy movement across the floor so you can rearrange as needed.
Ryutaro Wood & Metal Coffee Table: Designed by Victor Carrasco, the Ryutaro coffee table features a round tabletop supported by three steel legs that pierce through the surface. Each leg is capped with a transparent foot to create a weightless effect.
Mesa Unica Long Wooden Coffee Table: The extra-long Mesa Unica coffee table by Andrés Martínez measures at just under 67 inches in length to suit even the largest sofa arrangements. This piece is available in a black or walnut finish, both options highlighting the beautiful wood grain that flows across the surface.
Umbra Two-Tier Wooden Coffee Table: Swivo is a playful, highly functional wooden coffee table from Umbra. The rounded tabletop is equipped with a swiveling auxiliary table that can be used to hold small devices, decorations, or accessories that you’d like to keep within reach. This piece is available in a light natural wood or a light walnut.
Large Square Wooden Coffee Table: This spacious table by Alain van Havre offers double the surface area thanks to its open lower shelf. Although this square coffee table is quite large, it maintains a light an airy presence thanks to its slim composition.
Oblong Wooden Coffee Table: This substantial wooden table is crafted from pine wood, the edges smoothly softened to create a strong sense of organic character. This piece measures at just over 47 inches in length and just over 23 inches in width.
Kona Low Wooden Coffee Table: This ultra-low wooden coffee table is inspired by Japanese furniture design, crafted at a height that is comfortable to use while sitting on the floor or on a low seat. It’s also a stylish solution for accent placements. Light, lacquered oak veneers ensure the Kona table will serve as an uplifting presence in any space.
Muuto Round Wooden Coffee Table: Danish designer Thomas Bentzen created an instant classic with the Around coffee table. This piece is crafted from lacquered oak worked into clean lines, the tabletop surrounded by a distinctive ring that will keep items securely in place.
Solid Oak Coffee Table with Drawer: The handsome Nordic Coffee Table by Ethnicraft maintains a sleek box-like silhouette crafted from sustainably harvested solid oak. A spacious drawer seems to float weightlessly above an open floor-level storage shelf.
Grand Palais Wooden Drum Coffee Table: Designed by Anya Sebton & Eva Lilja Löwenhielm, the Grand Palais coffee table makes a dramatic impression both through its size and through its breathtaking texture. Rods of half-round veneers stretch from top to bottom to create a whimsical interplay between light and shadow – a striking contrast to the silky smooth oak veneer tabletop. This statement piece is also available in teak-stained oak.
Hard-Carved Whitewash Wooden Coffee Table: This rounded rustic coffee table is intricately carved into a floral-like lattice, then whitewashed for a softer look. Use to complement interior themes like farmhouse, shabby chic, bohemian, coastal, and more.
Rustic Tray-Top Wooden Coffee Table: Simply lift the tray top and fold up the x-base to store this convenient coffee table away between uses – a fantastic solution for smaller spaces. Because the tray tabletop has handles cut into the side, it can even be used to transport a snack or charcuterie arrangement from kitchen to living room.
Sika Rustic Wooden Coffee Table: Rugged beams of teak wood salvaged from old homes and fishing boats find renewed life with this gorgeous rustic coffee table from Sika Design. Each one is a unique work of art with a story to tell through every scar.
Solid Rubberwood Modular Coffee Table: This charming coffee table is constructed with exquisite flexibility in mind – the top and bottom components are easily interchangeable and can even be used apart to create two separate tables. All pieces are made from sturdy solid rubberwood in a smooth walnut finish.
Wooden Coffee Table with Gold Legs: Gold hairpin legs give this rustic wooden coffee table a glamorous mid-century look. An open cubby allows easy access to accessories while a simple drawer provides space to stash clutter away from view. This piece is also available in white/gold and white/silver.
Square Wooden Coffee Table with Storage: This box-shaped table features a tray-like top to keep items neatly in place, while both brass-lined edges pull out to reveal spacious drawers hidden within. Use as a powerful storage solution for blankets, throws, accessories, and more.
Wooden Lift Top Coffee Table with Drawers: Multipurpose functionality meets sleek modern styling with this stately table design. One side features a lift top coffee table component to bring your workspace nearer to your lap, while the other side features large pull-out drawers for added storage space.
Muuto Wooden Oak Storage Coffee Table: For a unique take on coffee table storage, this delightfully refined design by Julie Begtrup and Ditte Vad features a rotating surface that reveals a storage compartment within. This piece is constructed with a solid oak base and smooth oak veneers.
Round Wood Coffee Table with Storage: This playful wooden storage table features a tray top that rotates on a wooden dowel, allowing access to the interior compartment without disturbing any items on the tabletop. This piece is also available in a black or walnut finish.
Light Oak Long Wooden Coffee Table: Expertly honed and shaped with pure simplicity in mind, this minimalistic wood coffee table provides a dependable anchor for any interior style. Choose from whitewashed oak or deep oiled walnut.
Skargaarden Teak Outdoor Coffee Table: Designed by Carl Jagnefeldt and Joacim Wahlstrom, the Skanör coffee table features an open crate-like construction for breezy airflow to prevent mildew from developing on any contents stored within. This piece is constructed from durable solid teak for durability indoors or outdoors.
Outdoor Wood-Top Coffee Table: The handsome Tradition coffee table by Povl B. Eskildsen is crafted with excellent weather-resistance for stylish functionality on a patio or by the poolside. The base is made from black-finished aluminum and the tabletop is made from slats of solid teak that will only grow more beautiful with age.
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