73 Dining Room Floor Lighting Design Photos And Ideas

“The contrast between the minimalist features of the interior and the Art Nouveau building is a real surprise for people who come to the apartment,” says architect Piero Zucchi.
Just off of the kitchen and living room, a bright and airy dining area provides direct access to the outdoors.
By saving money on her dining table, which is a piece of walnut countertop from IKEA, Morrison was able to budget for splurges like a bespoke, pink velvet sofa from Anthropologie.
Sri Lankan architect Palinda Kannangara's home and studio outside of Columbo nods to brutalism, with sustainable double-layered concrete and perforated brick walls. The rooftop is the greenest element, strewn with an herb garden and biological pond that regulates storm water. Hovering within the main volume is the living area, buoyed by jungle views, as dramatic a sight as the double-height office.
Inside, a grand central hall retains much of the original barn-like interior. The original redwood paneling lines the double-height space, which also includes a spiral staircase leading to a loft.
A 2014 remodel of Steel House #4 improved daylighting by opening the floor plan.
Suites include a spacious living and dining area, a full second bathroom, and a small, fully accessorized kitchen.
Resting gently on slender beams and posts, the original tongue-and-groove ceiling embodies the purest expression of form and function.
The quaint eating area located off the kitchen has direct access to a serene lower-level patio.
The banquet table featuring an inlaid Lazy Susan—a nod to large, shared family dinners at Chinese restaurants—and a custom curio made of steel and oak were both designed by Vancouver–based industrial designer Ko Júbilo.
The massive, curving, dining table and kitchen island with integrated bar was designed by Nildo José and executed in Corian by Studio Vitty.
In the dining area, the color of the table, the ‘Memphis Melon’ by Ester Bruzkus at Studio Coucou, echoes the living room wall paint.
The dining hall's monochromatic tones are slightly offset by the brown cork tables flanked by new Fat dining chairs upholstered in Raf Simons' latest collection for Kvadrat.
Cork dining tables are lined up in the long dining hall to create a communal setting for lunch and dinner.
Designed to hug the body, Tom Dixon's new Fat seating is available as a dining chair, high stool, and lounge chair. Also pictured are Flash tables in black and new Opal lights.
An extravagant dinner will be served in a pop-up dining room under the gaze of Venus de Milo, the Greek goddess of love and beauty.
The dining area features smooth, wood-paneled walls.
The open plan in the pavilion-like structure allows an “unblocked view to the river from anywhere inside,” says the firm.
Local flora is brought indoors to inject life into the atrium. The Chaca tree serves as a major focal point.
The dining room features original mahogany-paneled walls and globe pendant lighting.
al fresco dining
The living area is furnished with a marble table that Molineus designed, ringed with Series 7 chairs by Arne Jacobsen for Fritz Hansen and bookended by a Mezzaluna Terra floor lamp by Bruno Gecchelin and a Spun chair by Thomas Heatherwick for Magis.
A crisp palette of light neutral colors were used to convey a clean, contemporary and serene vibe within the open plan common areas.
The dining area is just steps from the outdoors. A B&B Italia dining table and chairs create a minimalist setting.
The Tadeo dining table by Walter Knoll is combined with Tokyo chairs by Bensen.
Original details include warm mahogany paneling and period-specific VCT tile throughout.
The shutter-like doors allow the owner to control the amount of light and heat entering the house during diferent times of the year.
The use of cut-outs is a constant theme that runs throughout the property, which provides the interior spaces with dramatic lighting.
The design is inspired by the crafts of fishing and boating. In fact, the bar’s bottle display acts as a nod to lobster cages, while the lanterns draw inspiration from old-school, hand-blown fish floaters. The cobalt color found throughout the space takes cues from the Mediterranean Sea’s deep blue hue, and the banquettes are a riff on the Star Ferry’s seating as they flip from one side to the other.
Rather than treating the concrete walls, Morrison hung a massive painting by her brother to give the dining room depth.
This pendant light fixture is from Lambert & Fils.
Polished concrete floors with integrated radiant heating are used throughout the home, while the walls are lined with white-painted wood planks.
The kitchen and dining area are located on the lower level.
Billed as "ecosystemic," SysHaus homes are made of 100-percent recyclable raw materials, and designed for optimal energy efficiency.
Next to the living lounge is a large dinning area that leads out to a balcony.
The home has 4,305 square feet house of living space. Each volume conveys different character and expresses different moods.
The dining chairs and stools are from Crate & Barrel, the Solo sofa is by Antonio Citterio  for B&B Italia, and the paper lantern is by Isamu Noguchi.
A monumental German climate map enlivens the dining area, which also sports CH 23 & CH 30 chairs by Hans Wegner.
A transparent balcony allows unobstructed views of the sea and Newcastle's skyline.
Another dining nook sits off the open kitchen.
In the dining room, there’s a Poul Henningsen pendant, a Hans Wegner table, and Ward Bennett Landmark chairs.
A narrow threshold evokes the warren-like feel of the original interiors.
The dining area has views of the sea and opens to the interior courtyard, giving it a unique sense of access to the surrounding nature.
Meticulous positioning for solar energy keeps the home warm in winter, along with the floor-to-ceiling windows that help heat it during the day.
White iron grids form tabletops and dividing screens.
High ceilings, exposed brick walls, and refinished wood floors now coexist with modern interventions, such as the stairwell composed of sapele, glass, and steel, and custom maple built-ins in the cozy library lounge. Time to pick up a copy of The House on Mango Street and tuck in.
Sean Connopolly at Dubai Opera
The dining room features 1970s leather-and-brass dining chairs and a table concocted from a brass-and-silver base and a custom lacquered top. The cheerful blue paint enlivening the doorway is from Emery & Cie.
A wood framed banquette frames the dining space.  Herman Miller Eames Shell Chairs and Alvar Aalto Pendants decorate the eating area.

The modern dining room is where the universal ritual of breaking bread brings us together. The projects below showcase elegant configurations and designs that encompass chairs and tables, bars and stools, lighting, flooring, and fireplaces.