Top 10 Small Patio Dining Sets for 2013

Having a small or limited patio space doesn’t mean you need to be limited on choices for outdoor dining as a small dining set (seats 4 or less) can have a large presence. Here at Furniture for Patio we’ve compiled a top 10 list of Small Patio Dining Sets that are sure to bring new life and style to your dining area. Each set has been tested and tried out by our professionals and ranked accordingly based on criteria such as style, outdoor durability, and comfort. To view all of our patio dining sets, click here.

#1 - Gios Modern 5 Piece Dining Set from OW Lee
#1 Best Small Patio Dining Set of 2013

Highly stylized with an ultra-contemporary look, the Gios Modern 5 Piece Dining Set from OW Lee succeeds in bringing the most to any small or limited patio space. The open slat/open arms design gives the appearance of large scale seating, and the sleek geometric shapes catch the eye and invite you to enjoy fully functional art. This dining set is constructed from 100 percent aluminum alloy, chosen for its superior rust and corrosion resistance, making it ideal for all-seasons outdoor dining, and includes padded seat cushions (and optional back cushions) for exceptional comfort before, during, and after meals. More Info...

  • Contemporary Design
  • Aluminum construction
  • Square dining table with solid slat top.
  • 9 powder coat frame finishes / custom cushion options
  • Impressive 20 year frame warranty
  • Collection: Gios
  • Manufacturer: OW Lee
  • Material: Aluminum
  • Delivery: 4-5 Weeks
#2 - Lloyd Flanders Reflections Traditional Wicker Dining Set
2nd Best Small Patio Dining Set of 2013

Representing 25 years of American Styling, the Lloyd Flanders Reflections Traditional Wicker Dining Set is perfect for creating a cozy dining area that pays homage to tradition and blends it with some modern elements. This 5 piece set features original Lloyd Loom all-weather wicker that promises to maintain a consistently smooth weave, and cushions developed by the company’s ComfortPlush Premium Outdoor Seating System for exceptional outdoor comfort and relaxation. With the Reflections Traditional Wicker Dining Set you also have your choice of 42 inch or 48 inch round dining height table with lay on glass top, and the exposed aluminum table legs can be painted to match or compliment the chosen wicker finish color of the table top and seating. More info...

  • Traditional American styling.
  • All-weather Lloyd Loom wicker: will not burr, crack, or peel.
  • Choice of 29 standard or premium wicker finish colors.
  • ComfortPlush cushions in variety of custom fabric options.
  • Table with lay on glass top and exposed aluminum legs
#3 - PolyWood Mod Eco-Friendly 5 Piece Dining Set
3rd Best Small Patio Dining Set of 2013

An ideal casual dining set for the smaller patio, PolyWood’s new to 2013 MOD 5 Piece Dining Set promotes environmentally conscious construction and exceptional outdoor durability. Made from a combination of solid aluminum and the company’s innovative HDPE recycled plastic lumber, this virtually maintenance free dining set has the look of natural painted wood slats and table top but will not rot, crack, or splinter. The MOD collection takes a minimalism inspired approach when it comes to design, which has become a popular look for the casual patio, and can be custom ordered in choice of slat color and 1 of 5 aluminum frame finish options. View More...

  • Minimalism-inspired look for a modern style
  • Eco-friendly HDPE plastic lumber: made from over 90% recycled materials
  • Sturdy aluminum frame and solid plastic lumber slats
  • Custom Order: Frame finish and slat color options
  • 20 year limited warranty
  • Collection: MOD
  • Manufacturer: PolyWood
  • Material: Aluminum and PolyWood
  • Delivery: 2-3 Weeks
#4 - Woodard Andover Patio Dining Set
4th Best Small Patio Dining Set of 2013

The Andover Cushion Patio Dining Set from Woodard Furniture promises classic deep-seat comfort and design for your outdoor dining experience, ranking high in both durability and resiliency. This 5 piece set his great for the patio enthusiast looking for high-end style without any of the high-end hassle as both the dining arm chairs and plush back and seat cushions are easy to care for and will maintain their beauty and function in harsh conditions. The square shaped cast aluminum dining height table acts as an attractive centerpiece with its unique herringbone design and is custom ordered to match the chosen frame finish color of the chairs. More info...

  • Classic style with cross-bar and herringbone designs
  • High quality aluminum construction
  • Plush cushions with decorative back button.
  • Custom frame finish and fabric color options.
  • 15 year limited warranty
#5 - Ocala Sling Round Patio Dining Set from Telescope Casual
5th Best Small Patio Dining Set of 2013

The Ocala Sling Round Table Patio Dining Set from Telescope Casual is ideal for creating a patio dining space that is casual and inviting, but still offers a touch of high class sophistication. The chairs included are “supreme style,” meaning they have an extended back height for added support and comfort, and are outfitted with a tough yet comfortable sling seating material. Also featured is a Werzalit Top dining table which is made from recycled acrylic content but maintains the look and feel of a high-end stone table top. Constructed from a combination of cast and tubular aluminum, The Ocala Sling Dining Set is elegant with its display of decorative cast finials and durable with its rust free property, giving it two more reasons why it ranks in at number 5 in our top small patio dining sets of 2013. More info...

  • Casual style with a touch of sophistication
  • Cast and tubular aluminum construction
  • Werzalit table top: recycled acrylic with look of high-end stone.
  • Custom order options: choice of frame, sling, and table top color options
  • 15 year frame warranty
#6 - Homecrest Legendary Dining Set with Faux Stone Table
6th Best Small Patio Dining Set of 2013

The Legendary Sling Dining Set from Homecrest is defined by rustic old world craftsmanship and brings high-end luxury elegance to smaller patio spaces. Ideal for dining for up to 4 people, this beautiful arrangement showcases the company's Butterfly Basket sling formed over durable steel frame for the ultimate in both comfortable and durable seating. The unique Faux Sandstone dining table acts as anchor to the Legendary Sling dining chairs (and/or swivel rockers) offering natural detail and maintenance free enjoyment. This Legendary Sling Dining Set is yours to custom order in frame finish, sling, and table top color, allowing you to match it to your patio's overall decor. More info...

  • Rustic craftsmanship for an old world style.
  • Patented butterfly basket sling seating in custom fabric options.
  • Durable steel frame in choice of frame finish.
  • Dining table features natural-look stone detail.
  • 15 year limited warranty.
#7 - Woodard Del Cristo Wicker Dining Set with Cast Stone Table
7th Best Small Patio Dining Set of 2013

Capturing a parlor room style, the Woodard Del Cristo Wicker Dining Set offers traditional charm for your outdoor living space and showcases synthetic wicker-like fibers formed over highly resilient aluminum framing. This set ranks in our top ten as it caters to the popular trend of outdoor wicker furniture, and its padded seat cushions provide superb comfort for before, during, and after meals. The Del Cristo Dining Set also includes Cast Stone table in a light brown color (with darker accents) which plays perfect complement to the Dark Walnut wicker finish that is exclusive to the collection. More info...

  • Traditional, parlor room style.
  • Synthetic wicker in flat weave design and dark walnut finish.
  • Resilient aluminum frame features decorative arm scrolls.
  • Comfortable padded seat cushions in choice of fabric color.
  • 3 year wicker / 15 year aluminum limited warranty.
#8 - Oxford Luxury Wicker Dining Set from Lloyd Flanders
8th Best Small Patio Dining Set of 2013

Distinct nobility is what the Oxford Collection brings to any patio space, and this Wicker dining set is sure to both impress and charm family, friends, and guests alike. Enjoy the natural-wicker look of the company's all-weather original Lloyd Loom wicker material as it is showcased in soft rolling arms, custom bun feet, and traditional styled frame. Sink into the soft comfort of the chair cushions developed using the Lloyd Flanders ComfortPlush Premium Outdoor Seating System, and add a touch of reflective appeal to your dining experience with the 48 inch round wicker table with lay on glass top. The Oxford Luxury Wicker Dining Set is yours to custom order as well, and can be purchased in your choice of wicker finish and cushion color options. More info...

  • Distinct style: blend of charm and nobility.
  • Original all-weather Lloyd Loom wicker construction.
  • ComfortPlush cushions in choice of fabric option.
  • 29 wicker frame finish colors.
  • Table top with smooth lay on glass surface
#9 - Salona Contemporary Patio Dining Set from the Joe Ruggiero Collection by Woodard
9th Best Small Patio Dining Set of 2013

Developed by renowned designer and HGTV host Joe Ruggiero, the Salona Cushion Patio Dining Set makes our top ten list with its contemporary style and dependable durability. This 5 piece set features high quality aluminum handcrafted by skilled artisans and showcased through simple, clean lines, and the cushions are tough in all-weather environments but remain soft for truly comfortable seating. The Salona seating included is complemented by a glass top dining table with straight-legged elite table base, and with custom order options for frame, cushion, and glass top color, you can make the Salona Cushion Dining Set match your patio's decor and reflect your own personality and style. View More...

  • Contemporary style dining.
  • Durable aluminum frame in choice of finish color.
  • Dining chairs stack for easy storage when not in use.
  • Plush yet outdoor tough cushions in custom fabric options.
  • 15 year limited warranty
  • Collection: Salona
  • Manufacturer: Woodard
  • Material: Aluminum
  • Delivery: 3-4 Weeks
#10 - Telescope Casual Cape May Cushion Patio Dining Set
10th Best Small Patio Dining Set of 2013

The Cape May Cushion Patio Dining Set from Telescope Casual focuses on all day relaxation and casual outdoor dining, transforming your patio space into a personal "stay-cation" destination. Inspiring care-free meals with family and friends, this 5 piece set features choice of stationary and/or motion-based seating options outfitted with fast dry cushions that have been designed to maximize your comfort, and the unique Werzalit dining table, which complements the seating and the natural world around you with its high end stone-like look. The Cape May Cushion Dining Set features a durable powder coat aluminum frame finish in your choice of color, and cushions are offered in a variety of custom fabric options, allowing you to create a patio dining set that best matches the rest of your decor. View More...

  • Charming style with a carefree vibe.
  • Durable aluminum frame in choice of powder coat finish color.
  • Exceptionally comfortable full chair cushions in custom fabric options.
  • Unique stone-like table top engineered to resist the effects of weather.
  • 15 year residential warranty