15 round coffee tables to enhance your living space

These round coffee tables will elevate your living room look, no matter its size

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The round coffee tables in this shopping edit cover all tastes, interior styles, and budgets. From lightweight designs in metal and glass to imposing centerpieces in solid wood, this selection will have the coffee table for you.

A round coffee table is a useful and versatile piece that is particularly suited for smaller spaces. It's just much easier to walk around a table without any angles, and if it doesn't work in the center of the room, you can easily move it to a corner. 

Some of the best coffee tables ever are round designs, many of them with extra storage or an unusual finish that make them worth the investment. 

15 round coffee tables to enhance your living space

A brown mango wood round coffee table

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1. Kinnshee Coffee Table

Coffee table: H18.88 x W40.13 x D40.13'' | A simple yet effective design that will go with almost any type of decor, the Kinnshee coffee table is our top pick for both contemporary and rustic-style living rooms. It's made from a rich, smooth mango wood and has a clear, waxy finish on top that prevents scratches and makes the piece more durable. A versatile and high-quality table. 

A two-tone round coffee table in light wood and black

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2. Marshall coffee table

Coffee table: H18 x W37.75 x D37.75" | The Marshall coffee table has a striking two-tone design, which is a boon if you can't decide whether you want a dark of light coffee table. Our favorite feature, however, is the recessed top – it gives this table the functional quality of a breakfast tray and looks unique. Made from engineered wood. 

Nesting coffee tables in black marble effect finish

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3. Athena nesting tables

Coffee tables: Larger H18.1 x W32.7 x D32.9, Smaller H22.6 x W20 x D20” | Why have one coffee table when you can have two? Nesting tables are one of the biggest coffee table trends at the moment, and this pair from Novogratz is both stylish and sturdy. The faux marble top finish is forgiving of daily wear and tear, and the metal hairpin legs add a contemporary edge. Available in a black or white color scheme.

A round coffee table in marble with brass detailing

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4. Brass Starburst round coffee table

Coffee table: H18 x W29 x D44'' | If you want a statement piece that will bring your whole living room look together, look no further. This coffee table is absolutely gorgeous, with inlaid brass detailing that catches the light beautifully. It is expensive, but the top is crafted from real marble. It is sealed, so you don't need to worry about the marble getting stained. And base and legs are made from Indian rosewood. A luxury investment piece for the ages. Comes in two diameter options – 36 or 44 inches.

A metal and glass coffee table

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5. Signal coffee table

Coffee table: H16 x D34 | This coffee table is the perfect solution for small spaces – it is a full-sized coffee table with the slender footprint of a much smaller piece, thanks to its hourglass shape and see-through metal supports. What we really like is the choice of tabletops – glass, walnut, oak, or even Carrara marble ($200 extra). We can' think of a living room this coffee table wouldn't work in. 

A wicker coffee table with an open woven design

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6. Ava coffee table

Coffee table: H18 1/4 x D31.5'' | This wicker coffee table is the perfect boho accent piece, and it will add a warmth and touch of casual chic to any modern living room. We like the open woven design, which looks much lighter and more contemporary than solid rattan. It is small but perfect for livening up a neutral living space.

A padded storage ottoman coffee table in cream

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7. Fransen Round Storage Ottoman

Coffee table: H20 x W36 x D36'' | A coffee table that's also an ottoman that's also a seat? Yes, this brilliant piece is all three – and it also has a shelf for magazines under the storage compartment. Use it to store blankets, serve breakfast, or rest your feet on while watching TV. Comes in three colors (we like the cream). The tufted finish is a classic that will never go out of fashion. 

A wood top coffee table with metal grid shelf

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8. Tory round coffee table

Coffee table: H18.5 x D37'' | Perfect for casual living rooms and farmhouse-style interiors, this coffee table has wonderful detailing to the metal legs, a grill-style metal shelf under the wood top, and a weathered finish that you won't be afraid of staining. The walnut finish is characterful and versatile. 

A glass top wood base coffee table with book storage

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9. Cupid Coffee Table

Coffee table: H13.3 x W39.3 x D39.3" | This is a truly flawless coffee table design – a modern art piece and table in one. What we really like about this table is that the unusually designed wood base doubles up as book storage. The walnut and glass combo will look perfect as part of a contemporary or Mid-century modern living room.

A glass top and metal coffee table with patterned detail

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10. Marsala Round Glass Coffee Table

Coffee table: H18.5 x W37 x D37" | This coffee table really takes the basic glass-top coffee table design to the next level, with an exquisite laser-cut pattern under the glass that catches the light beautifully. Heavy and sturdy, it's a timeless piece for all living room styles. 

A turquoise tile top coffee table for indoors and outdoors

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11. Hourglass Indoor/Outdoor Coffee Table

Coffee table: Small: H19.75 x D19.75, Large: H17.75 x D31.5" | We just can't stop looking at the gorgeous turquoise color of this ceramic tile-top coffee table from Anthropologie. Perfect as a characterful piece in a boho lounge or as an outdoor table during the summer, it really packs a style punch. Nice and heavy and comes in two sizes.

An industrial style two-tier round coffee table in wood

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12. Carbon Loft Kenya Industrial Brown Wood Cocktail Table

Coffee table: H17 x W32 x D32'' | The cerused wood grain on this industrial-style coffee table gives it lots of character, while the removable wheels make it easy to move around and repurpose as a breakfast table or even plant stand. The ash veneer finish adds a contemporary twist. 

A round coffee table in rose gold finish

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13. Kate and Laurel Celia Round Coffee Table

Coffee table: H19 x W28 x D28" | A timeless and impeccably crafted metal design with a tray top, the Celia is a coffee table for any living room style. It comes in a choice of beautiful metal finishes – gold, silver, rose gold, or bronze – and is very affordable. 

A solid wood coffee table with wide wooden legs

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14. Shona Coffee Table

Coffee table:  H13.75 x D35.5"| This gorgeous coffee table is crafted from solid oak, and the unusual wide leg design makes it a statement living room piece that will complement modern or Mid-century lounges. We really like the rich, warm finish to the wood. An investment-worthy item.

A gold finish glass coffee table with bottom shelf

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15. Sivil round coffee table with glass shelf

Coffee table: H17 x W36 x D36 | A weightless-seeming construction makes this coffee table suitable for any interior design scheme, but don't be fooled by the airy looks. This table is sturdy and durable, with a good weight to it. The bottom shelf is great for displaying magazines or coffee table books.

How to choose a round coffee table

The most important thing to consider when choosing a round coffee table is the diameter. It's a very good idea to measure the space you have to get an idea of whether the coffee table will fit in your living room together with all the other furniture you have. 

The next thing to think about is the height. It will matter less if you're only using your coffee table for decorative purposes, but if you're planning to also use it as a breakfast table, go for a taller design. 

Next, choose the material. A round coffee table made from solid wood or marble will easily last a lifetime, but both of these materials scratch and stain easily and will need to be sealed. Glass coffee tables will be somewhat cheaper than real stone or wood, but they are more fragile and are best avoided in busy households with children. If cost is a major consideration, consider a faux-marble or metal design. 

Anna is Content Editor at Real Homes. She moved to the world of interiors from academic research in the field of English Literature and photography. She is the author of London Writing of the 1930s and has a passion for contemporary home decor and gardening. At Real Homes, she covers a range of topics, from practical advice to interior and garden design. 

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