It’s for this reason that many homeowners try to make improvements to their bedrooms, bathrooms and kitchens. These are the three places in which we spend the most time before we’re heading out the door! And if there’s one thing that makes the latter of those places – the kitchen – more a joy to inhabit every morning more so than anything else, it’s definitely a breakfast nook.
These nooks provide a place for everyone to gather before they head out in the world every morning. They’re plenty casual, and give everyone the opportunity to have a quick breather rather than standing around the kitchen counters. So, if you’ve been thinking a breakfast nook might be just the thing that you’re home’s been missing then read on! You’re going to love these 20 gorgeous breakfast nook designs and ideas!
1. Tiny and Efficient
This breakfast nook proves that even the smallest kitchen can be made to include one. This is nice!
2. Mirror, Mirror
The mirrored wall behind the breakfast nook here helps to keep it from feeling too hemmed in.
3. Tufted Cushions
Here, the use of tufted black leather cushions adds a luxurious feel to this wonderful breakfast nook.
4. Any Living Space
The way in which a breakfast nook has been incorporated into this living room is simply divine!
5. Rustic Feel
Those who have kitchens featuring a rustic design aesthetic should draw plenty of inspiration from this wonderful breakfast nook.
6. A Subtle Touch
Note how the table for the breakfast nook in this kitchen is made from the same granite as the countertops. Nice!
7. Plenty of Space
Breakfast nooks can get pretty big, if you want them to! Just check out the gorgeous one included in this open-concept space.
8. Creating Your Vibe
While it might not appeal to everyone, there’s no denying that the upholstery of this breakfast nook creates a very specific vibe.
9. The Long Bench
If space is at a premium in your kitchen, then you could create a long bench for a breakfast nook as is seen in this example.
10. The Café
You’ve got to love how this little breakfast nook creates a simply infectious café vibe. Can’t you imagine sipping coffee here?
11. A Breakfast Booth
It’s amazing how well this breakfast nook (or booth?) is incorporated into the look of this beautiful kitchen.
12. Not Built-In
Most breakfast nooks are going to be built-in affairs, but they needn’t be as this example proves quite well.
13. Beneath the Window
If you have a kitchen that gets natural light in the morning, then doing something like this is practically a given!
14. Off the Island
There are some truly unique ways to incorporate a breakfast nook into a kitchen’s design. We’ve been seeing things like this far more often recently.
15. Tucked Away
For something a bit more intimate, you may try to do a tucked-away breakfast nook like the one you see here.
16. Room for Everyone
This breakfast nook proves that you can provide enough space for everyone to spread out without occupying a large footprint.
17. A Long Bench
If you really wanted to, it would be totally acceptable to host an entire dinner at this kitchen’s breakfast nook.
18. Lush Wood
The lush wood of the cabinetry is also used for the benches that make up the breakfast nook in this kitchen.
19. Light Fixtures
Oftentimes, the light fixture hanging above your breakfast nook is really going to define its aesthetic.
20. A Wonderful Addition
It doesn’t matter what kind of home you have or how much space you have to work with, a breakfast nook is always a wonderful addition to any home.