Top 10 Big Patio Dining Sets for 2013 (Seating for 6+)

Designed for entertaining a larger number of guests and/or for hosting family reunions and dinner parties, the sets featured here are the best of the best when it comes to outdoor dining on a large scale. This list consists of professionally ranked sets from across a variety of Made in the USA manufacturers and cover a variety of consumer wants and needs such as style, comfort, and all-around outdoor durability. To view all of our patio dining sets, click here.

#1 - Leeward Eco-Friendly Marine Grade Polymer Dining Set - Seating for 8
#1 Best Big Patio Dining Set of 2013

Telescope Casual offers it all when it comes to large scale dining, and this 9 piece set is essential for when you want to enjoy outdoor meals without worry. Eco friendly and ultra-durable with its Marine Grade Polymer (MGP) frame and fast drying slings, this dining set holds up in all weather-conditions and features modern styling and both motion-based and stationary seating options. The chairs showcase contoured, higher backs for added support and style and the sling material remains firm yet offers just enough give for a comfortable seat. This eight-seat Leeward MGP Sling dining set has it all when it comes to the environment, durability, comfort, and style making it the #1 ranked big dining set of 2013. More Info...

  • Modern styling for the casual patio space.
  • Eco-friendly MGP frames will not rot, crack, or separate.
  • Fast drying sling for all-weather use.
  • Custom order options: Choice of frame finish and sling fabric color.
  • 15 year residential / 3 year contract warranty.
#2 - OW Lee Classico 7 Piece Dining Set with Porcelain Tile Table
2nd Best Big Patio Dining Set of 2013

Showcasing the beauty and comfort of outdoor wrought iron furniture, the Classico 7 Piece Dining Set from OW Lee pays homage to old world style and has been hand-crafted utilizing techniques passed down through generations. Noted for its intricate arm scrolls and lattice back design, this large dining set is a visual splendor but also promotes all-weather use from the superior strength of the wrought iron, to the reticulated foam cushions that allow fast drying, all the way to the uniquely crafted Porcelain Tile table which is baked at extreme temperatures to remove all moisture from the tiles. Aptly named, The Classico 7 Piece Dining Set will become an instant classic within your patio space. More info...

  • Handcrafted wrought iron with distinct details.
  • Old world style for today’s patio dining space.
  • Porcelain Tile Table Top in 8 color choices + optional umbrella hole.
  • Custom frame finish and cushion color options.
  • Impressive 20 year frame warranty.
  • Collection: Classico
  • Manufacturer: OW Lee
  • Material: Wrought Iron
  • Delivery: 4-5 Weeks
#3 - Contempo Modern Wicker Dining Set with Bench from Lloyd Flanders
3rd Best Big Patio Dining Set of 2013

The natural look of Lloyd Flanders’s woven vinyl outdoor wicker combined with modern styling makes the 7 Piece Contempo Dining Set one of our favorites. Featuring the collection’s Parson’s armless dining chairs, 3-seat bench, and dining table with lay on glass top, this wicker dining set creates a contemporary picnic style dining experience for you and your guests and showcases a beautiful thick rattan peel exclusively in Aged Walnut finish. The wicker is reinforced with nylon cord giving it superior strength in all weather conditions, and your seating is outfitted with exceptionally comfortable cushions developed by the Lloyd Flanders ComfortPlush Premium Outdoor Seating System. View More...

  • Seats 8 people for large scale outdoor dining
  • Modern style meets enhanced outdoor performance
  • Woven vinyl wicker in collection-exclusive Aged Walnut finish.
  • ComfortPlush seat and bench cushions
  • Dining table with lay on glass top and umbrella hole.
#4 - Kensington II Dining Set with High Back Padded Sling Chairs from Homecrest
4th Best Big Patio Dining Set of 2013

The Kensington II 6-seat Dining Set delights with its sense of charm and hospitality and brings a combination of class, comfort, and outdoor strength to your backyard dining area. This dining set showcases the collection’s High-Back Swivel Rockers, constructed from durable steel and outfitted with tough yet comfortable padded sling material, and the intricately crafted Windgate Cast Aluminum Oval dining table making for a set that lives up to Homecrest’s reputation of developing high-end luxury furniture while still promoting long lasting durability and all-seasons use. The Kensington II Dining Set is yours to custom order from a choice of frame and sling fabric color options and is made in the USA. More info...

  • Luxury style offers a sense of charm and hospitality.
  • Durable steel and cast aluminum construction.
  • Wobble-free rocking: chairs feature triple coil springs + steel ball bearing
  • Custom frame finish and sling fabric color options.
  • 15 year limited warranty
#5 - Marquette Expanding Dining Table Set from OW Lee - Seating for 8-10
5th Best Big Patio Dining Set of 2013

Ideal for the backyard banquet, the Marquette Expanding Dining Table Set from OW Lee impresses with its Tudor styling and all around elegance. Featuring the Richmond Cast Aluminum expandable dining table, this set can seat 8 to 10 people comfortably and includes choice of stationary and/or swivel rocking dining chairs. The Marquette collection is noted for its ornate designs and intricate arm scrolls while also offering the superior strength of wrought iron, making it as reliable as it is beautiful. This 11 piece dining set also includes padded seat cushions and is backed by OW Lee’s impressive 20 year frame warranty. More info...

  • Blend of French + English design
  • Wrought iron and cast aluminum construction
  • Choice of stationary and/or motion based seating options
  • Table expands from 42” x 84” to 42” x 116”.
  • Custom order options: choose your frame finish and cushion fabric colors.
  • Collection: Marquette
  • Manufacturer: OW Lee
  • Material: Wrought Iron / Cast Aluminum
  • Delivery: 4-5 Weeks
#6 - Momentum Sling 7 Piece Modern Outdoor Dining Set from Telescope Casual
6th Best Big Patio Dining Set of 2013

The sleek lines and modern styling is what first grabs the attention when it comes to the Momentum Sling 7 Piece Dining Set from Telescope Casual, but this set offers more than just a stunning profile. Welcoming you into a world of casual comfort and long lasting durability, the seating is constructed from high quality tubular aluminum and outfitted with a low maintenance, weather-resistant sling material. The centerpiece attraction is the unique Stone-Tech dining table, and exclusive look to Telescope Casual, which has the appearance and beauty of natural stone, but is all-aluminum for superior outdoor performance. The Momentum Sling Modern Outdoor dining set seats up to 6 people comfortably and includes custom order frame finish and sling fabric color options. More info...

  • Sleek modern styling for the contemporary and/or casual patio space
  • Tubular aluminum frame with mitered joints
  • Stone-Tech table: beauty of natural stone but all-aluminum construction.
  • Custom ordered: Choice of frame finish, sling, and table top color options.
  • 15 year residential warranty.
#7 - PolyWood Signature Outdoor Dining Set
7th Best Big Patio Dining Set of 2013

The Signature Outdoor Dining set comes from PolyWood’s Captain Collection, and rightfully so as it brings a traditional sea-side look to the patio dining space. Able to seat 8 comfortably for larger mealtime gatherings, this eco-friendly dining set is constructed from PolyWood’s innovative HDPE plastic lumber, which promotes green living in an attractive way as the heavy duty recycled plastic has the look of natural painted wood but is nonporous so will never rot, crack, or splinter. The signature dining chair featured is a customer favorite with its slat design and contoured back for added style and comfort, and can be ordered with our without padded cushions. Great for at home or by the beach, The Signature Outdoor Dining Set is easy clean and easy care and is backed by a 20 year manufacturer warranty. More info...

  • Traditional sea-side style
  • Eco-friendly: constructed from over 90% recycled materials.
  • Slat design with contoured back seating.
  • 7 HDPE plastic lumber frame finish colors + 14 cushion fabric options.
  • All-weather use: impervious to rain, snow, salt water, sun, and ice.
  • Collection: Captain
  • Manufacturer: PolyWood
  • Material: Plastic Lumber
  • Delivery: 2-3 Weeks
#8 - Bungalow Slipcover Dining Set with Dockside Table from Homecrest
8th Best Big Patio Dining Set of 2013

The deep-seat comfort and design of the Bungalow Slipcover Dining Set from Homecrest makes it top 10 worthy, and being fully upholstered with washable slipcovers makes it a great for all-weather conditions and dining environments. This dining set rivals any interior room styling and features seating with an inviting shape, aluminum frame with decorative cast feet, and the clean/sophisticated look of the Dockside aluminum rectangle dining table. The Bungalow Slipcover Dining Set is yours to custom order today with choice of aluminum frame finish as well as fabric color option for the slipcovers. More info...

  • Interior room styling brought outdoors
  • Weather resistant, washable slipcovers
  • Choice of 6 or 8 armless cushioned chairs
  • Custom frame finish and slipcover fabric options
  • 15 year limited warranty
  • Collection: Bungalow
  • Manufacturer: Homecrest
  • Material: Aluminum
  • Delivery: 4-5 Weeks
#9 - Wrought Iron Silana 7 Piece Dining Set from OW Lee
9th Best Big Patio Dining Set of 2013

The Silana 7 Piece Dining Set delivers with true wrought iron beauty coupled with the robust nature of a tighter together micro-mesh foundation (seat/back), creating an elegant outdoor dining area to be enjoyed season after season. The dedication of OW Lee’s skilled artisans to fine details and craftsmanship shine throughout this dining set, showcased in the twisted bar detail and venetian scrollwork, and the company promotes the most comfortable wrought iron seating in the industry today with its supportive micro-mesh outfitted with plush padded back and seat cushions for enhanced comfort and outdoor relaxation. The Silana 7 Piece Dining set will seat up to 6 people comfortably and includes your choice of stationary and/or swivel rocking dining chairs. View More...

  • Refined yet robust styling.
  • Combination fluted iron and galvanized steel frames
  • Micro-mesh foundation and table top
  • Custom order frame finish and cushion fabric color.
  • 20 year frame warranty
  • Collection: Silana
  • Manufacturer: OW Lee
  • Material: Wrought Iron
  • Delivery: 4-5 Weeks
#10 - Hamptons Traditional Wicker Dining Set from Lloyd Flanders
10th Best Big Patio Dining Set of 2013

Influenced by New England styling and reflective of the posh east coast getaway from which the collection gets its name, The Hamptons Traditional Wicker Dining Set is nothing short of beautifully calming from very first look to the first time you sit down. Featuring Lloyd Flanders’s Original Lloyd Loom construction, this dining set captures the look of natural wicker without the worry that your furniture will burr, crack, or peel, promising a consistently smooth weave in all-weather conditions. The Hamptons 7 piece Traditional Wicker Dining set includes padded seat cushions developed by the company’s ComfortPlush Premium Outdoor Seating System and can be custom ordered in choice of 28 different wicker finishes as well as a variety of outdoor grade cushion fabric colors. View More...

  • New England influenced styling.
  • All-weather Lloyd Loom wicker construction
  • Dining table with lay on glass top.
  • Traditional design w/combination armless and dining arm chairs
  • Custom wicker finish and padded seat cushion color options.