28 Coffee Tables We Love for Less Than $500

28 Coffee Tables We Love for Less Than $500

By Samantha Daly
Arrange your art books, position your coffee mugs, and display whatever else you’d like on these affordable coffee tables that we adore.
Urban Outfitters Bettie Glass Coffee Table
Bring a modern look to your space with this artful coffee table that introduces a sleek and sculpted style to your décor. Tempered glass tabletop sits on a waved base made from sheet metal. This custom furniture piece will be made to order just for you. Two people recommended for assembly.
Dims. Caldera Coffee Table
The endearing Caldera table features an eye-catching dimple for nestling your objects in. Perfect for small spaces, this petite solid-wood table makes a lasting impression. Photo Courtesy of Dims.
West Elm Mid-Century Storage Coffee Table - Acorn
Equipped with two drawers and an open shelf, the Mid-Century Coffee Table is a storage solution that's built to last—its sturdy frame is crafted from wood that's certified to Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC) standards.
Burrow Bento Coffee Table
The Bento Coffee Table, inspired by the compartmentalized Japanese serving set, is as much a multi-purpose toolkit for the living room as it is a table.
HAY Tulou Coffee Table
Danish design company HAY was established in 2002 by Mette and Rolf Hay, who were driven by a desire to create straightforward, functional and beautiful products for modern daily living.
West Elm Pillar Coffee Table
An homage to Grecian pillars, our aptly named Pillar Coffee Table mixes a tempered glass top with a sculptural iron base to give classical inspiration a modern edge. The perfect complement to an industrial loft or a modern farmhouse, this versatile piece is a focal point in any room.
Lyon Béton Dice - L Storage Module
Simply the peak of versatility. As a standalone piece, the Dice - L Storage Module by Lyon Béton adapts to numerous roles, from coffee table to storage accessory to display stand.
DesignIt by Moe’s Torno Coffee Table
A layered, expertly-crafted centerpiece for the modern living room. The Torno Coffee Table by DesignIt by Moe’s will take any space to new heights of style and function, boasting a round shape, durable MDF construction and walnut veneer for a deep, rich aesthetic.
The Citizenry Centro Modular Table
Handcrafted from richly marbled parota wood, these modular tables have clean lines for days.
Urban Outfitters Maddie Coffee Table
Shape your space with this round iron coffee table featuring exaggerated hourglass shaping that showcases a sharp pinch in the middle and a conical pedestal base.
Hem Key Coffee Table
The latest addition to GamFratesi's Key family, the coffee table is designed both as a companion to the side table and as a standalone piece.
Burrow Serif Coffee Table
The Serif Coffee Table is a timeless, universal design drawn from mid-century Danish Modernism. The soft radius of the edges creates a graceful silhouette that’s only achievable when working with solid wood.
The Citizenry Java Rattan Coffee Table
This rattan coffee table is all the right things. It’s bohemian, casual, and laid-back. Even with a linear design, the easygoing nature of this table begs to be added to any living room.
Industry West Terrazzo Coffee Table
A dynamic two-tiered occasional table that sparks visual interest with interchangeable terrazzo and glass tabletops, m.a.d. furniture design’s appropriately named Terrazzo Occasional Tables offer a chic surface built on sleek triangular steel frames.
HAY Eiffel Rectangular Coffee Table
Based on a simple layering principal, Depping and Jørgensen created a flexible range of occasional tables using cast-aluminum frames and powder-coated MDF rectangular, square or triangular shelves in various configurations. Eiffel is also available as shelving system components.
West Elm Retro Tripod Coffee Table
Shaped like a softly rounded guitar pick, our Retro Tripod Coffee Table is finished in richly-grained Walnut veneer. With its roomy top and bottom shelf, it strikes the right chord in any space.
Urban Outfitters Olivia Coffee Table
Elegantly modern coffee table featuring a round metal tabletop in a brushed, antique brass finish, topping mango wood legs with tapering dowel construction for a mid-century modern-inspired design. This custom furniture piece will be made to order just for you. Assembly required.
Floyd Coffee Table
A real birch surface, finished with a water-based polyurethane clear coat for protection. Beautiful & long-lasting! The leg design complements the style of The Floyd Sofa leg, a match made in Floyd heaven.
West Elm Slatted Wood Coffee Table
The top of our Slatted Wood Coffee Table is made of wood slats that look fresh and contemporary but are close enough together for a smooth and functional surface.
HAY Slit Round Table
HAY is a Danish design company established in 2002 by Mette and Rolf Hay, who were driven by a desire to create straightforward, functional and beautiful products for modern living.
Normann Copenhagen Case Coffee Table - Large
Case is a collection of coffee tables in aluminum and oak that interprets the classic nesting tables. The Case tables have a youthful and functional form, which represents the refined industrial design approach that is designer Hans Hornemann's signature.
West Elm Stowe Coffee Table
Inspired by the clean lines of Scandinavian design, our solid mango wood Stowe Coffee Table has a simple sculptural base for high style at a great price.
Blu Dot Flume Round Coffee Table
A classic style with modern, clean lines. See right through the Flume Round Coffee Table from Blu Dot as you lounge in your living room. The coffee table features a round smoked glass top and black powder-coated steel base.
HAY Tray Coffee Table
HAY is a Danish design collective established in 2002 by Mette and Rolf Hay, who were driven by a desire to create straightforward, functional and beautiful products for modern living.
West Elm Marcio Display Coffee Table
A new angle to displaying your favorite coffee table books, our Marcio Coffee Table's sculptural design echoes the dramatic shapes of Brazilian mid-century designs.
Bend Goods Drum Ottoman/Table
The Bend Goods Drum Ottoman/Table is a versatile furniture piece, with a tight radial pattern of the top that makes it useful as a stable side table as well as a convenient ottoman or stool.
Normann Copenhagen Steady Table
Steady is a modern take on the classic nesting tables, made from powder-coated steel and aluminum. For the design of Steady, designer Hans Hornemann has taken inspiration from the Romanesque architecture.
West Elm Mid-Century Art Display Coffee Table
Our two-tiered Art Display Coffee Table doubles down on mid-century style and storage space with its clean lines and durable, airy glass top.

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