12 Breakfast Nook Ideas That'll Make Your Mornings Cozier

Roses on Rustic Table
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Take your dining set up to the next level with these cute and cozy breakfast nook ideas. Aside from saving your kitchen space, breakfast nooks are a great way to create an informal oasis dedicated to brunching and munching. Keep it simple, try something bold, or design something sophisticated to create the corner your home has been waiting for.

Even morning-loathers won't mind waking up to these views. Especially if coffee is involved.

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    Cozy Breakfast Nook Ideas

    Patterned breakfast nook
    Tessa Neustadt
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    Simple Breakfast Nook

    Simple breakfast nook
    Simo Design

    If your place follows the "less is more" mantra, keep your breakfast nook simple with neutral tones and plenty of clear space. That way, your delicious food can be the source of color and decoration.

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    Neutral Breakfast Nook

    Natural tones breakfast nook
    Julia Brenner

    This breakfast nook strikes the perfect balance between neutral tones and bold, modern patterns. Making for a nook that feels warm and fresh.

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    Patterned Wallpaper

    Patterned wallpaper breakfast nook
    Frederic Lagrange

    Try patterned wallpaper to make your corner pop and create a space that feels seperate from the rest of the room.

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    Diner-Style Breakfast Nook

    Cosy breakfast nook
    Christopher Sturman

    Sit comfortably with a built-in cushioned banquette. The rounded table finish might even convince you you're dining diner-style every morning (waitress not included).

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    Black and White Breakfast Nook

    Patterned breakfast nook
    Tessa Neustadt

    Make a statement with a black and white color palette, along with a bold print. Then introduce soft colors perfectly with the odd cushion or fresh flowers.

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    Casual Breakfast Nook

    Casual breakfast nook
    Katie Hodges / Cupcakes and Cashmere

    You want a place to read while sipping on your morning coffee, this nook is for you. The wicker chairs and framed art makes it effortlessly cool.

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    Wooden Breakfast Nook

    Wooden breakfast nook
    Christine F. Interiordesign

    Give the raw effect with this wooden table. Paired with brown pillows, it's the perfect understated look. 

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    Accent Chair

    Simple breakfast nook
    Kapito Muller Interiors

    This accent chair transforms an otherwise simple breakfast nook and adds a modern touch. Pick your own accent chair to make your seating the star of the show.

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    Mixing Prints

    Patterned breakfast nook
    Tony Vu

    Don't be afraid to mix prints for a playful breakfast nooks. Also get playful with your seat choice and steer away from classic chairs for a more casual look. 

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    Family-Style Breakfast Nook

    Family-style breakfast nook
    Park & Oak Interior Design

    Big enough for a large family, this breakfast nook feels like a formal dining table but is more comfortable. The banquette saves space and creates a loungeable corner. 

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    Soft Pastel Breakfast Nook

    Pastel breakfast nook
    Sheila Rich Interiors

    Keep it soft and light by decorating with soft pastel colors. It only takes some wall art and a couple of pillows to transform an otherwise boring breakfast nook. 

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    Sophisticated Breakfast Nook

    Gray breakfast nook

    Try gray for a more sophisticated breakfast nook. With leather chairs and a stone table, this breakfast nook is for those who want their dining room to be more casual, but not too casual.