51 Black Side Tables to Flatter Every Modern Style
A black side table is the little black dress of the furniture world – dress it up or down with your favorite decorative items, or simply let its straightforward functionality shine anywhere in the home. Are you looking for the perfect side table to hold your coffee near the sofa, to support a lamp near your favorite reading chair, to catch items at the entryway, or to hold your phone while it charges at the bedside? This post is for you! We’ve collected our favorite black side tables for every scenario. From designer picks to budget-friendly selections, there’s a little black side table for every style in the compilation below.
Round Black Metal Table with Handle: Designed by Thomas Bentzen for HAY, the ever-popular DLM table has become a favorite among savvy designers for its multipurpose functionality and its playful sense of minimalism. This piece features a tray top to keep small items from rolling away and includes a simple handle that makes it easy to move.
Umbra Black Metal Side Table: Umbra is a fashionable brand with budget-friendly appeal, perfectly demonstrated by the stylish Graph side table. Use this piece to complement minimalist modern themes and interior themes that highlight the geometric decor trend. Pair with the matching coffee table to complete the look.
Tray-Top Black Square Side Table: Tray top construction makes this stylish side table a useful addition to entertainment spaces. The tabletop detaches to use as a serving tray for cocktails or snacks, perfectly portable and easy to use. This piece is also available in a wide variety of colorful finishes.
Nesting Black Iron Side Table Set: This nesting side table set is a smart space-saving solution – use the tables grouped together, place them apart, or slide one beneath the other between uses. The tabletops are made from nonporous lava stone for excellent resistance against damage.
Modern Black and Glass Side Table: Are you looking for an inexpensive and low-maintenance black side table? This chic design features a matte black base with a minimalistic silhouette, the round tabletop made from transparent glass for easy cleanup. This table is also available in gold.
Rectangular Narrow Black Side Table: C-shaped construction makes this black side table a convenient addition to a living room or media room sofa, its surface able to reach over the seat to provide a convenient workspace for a laptop or notebook. This piece is made with a metal base and a wood top.
Black Metal Round Table with Basket: Keep your living room, playroom, bedroom, or vanity area neat and organized with this two-in-one accent table with storage basket. The tabletop is lightly lipped to keep small items contained while the soft fabric basket is perfect for items like toys and throw blankets.
Glass Top Black Metal Side Table: A playful deco base brings tremendous charm to this inexpensive metal side table design. The tabletop is made from transparent glass for easy cleaning. This piece is also available with a black base and a genuine marble top.
Arteriors Modern Black Side Table: The handsome Lou side table by Arteriors features an eye-catching base made from sturdy metal finished in black. This piece provides a light modern take on the classic pedestal table – perfect for interiors that favor a breezy look.
Weathered Black Tulip Side Table: Mid-century tulip tables have never gone out of style, remaining a favorite modern pedestal table shape even today. This attractive design is crafted from resilient iron with a brushed black finish for a nuanced vintage appearance.
Curvaceous Black Wire Side Table: A sturdy metal frame provides support for this curvaceous side table design, its surface tightly woven with wire to create a smooth and satisfying silhouette. Use this handcrafted table as an eye-catching statement piece within an artistic interior theme.
Square Glass-Top Black Side Table: Originally designed to hold vinyl records in the storage compartment and a record player on the glass tabletop, this design can also be used for general usage as a storage table anywhere in the home. Choose from black with black details or black with wood-tone details.
Drum-Shaped Gold and Black Side Table: A radiant gold finish makes this small side table an especially eye-catching accent ideal for glam-leaning interior themes. This piece boasts a bold black tabletop for dramatic contrast. At just 16 inches in diameter each way, this circular side table is easy to place even in smaller spaces.
Gold and Black Drum Side Table: Silky black domes are joined by a radiant gold collar to give this accent table a creative take on the classic drum silhouette. A white genuine marble tabletop adds a high-end feel. This small side table measures at 17 inches in height for use with trendy low-profile furniture.
Small Black and Gold Drinks Table: Measuring at 13 inches across and just over 24 inches in height, this piece is perfect for holding drinks when situated near an armchair or sofa – near a window, it could serve as a sophisticated plant stand. This piece boasts contrasting black and gold finishes for a luxe aesthetic.
Two-Tier Black Glass Side Table: Antique gold finishes lend glamorous charm to this two-tier side table design. Each surface is crafted from smokey black glass, rich and elegant yet easy to clean up even when guests forget to use their coasters. Equip the bottom shelf with an organization bin or use it as a stage for coffee table books or your favorite sculptures.
Brass Side Table with Black Base: The squared tray top of this stylish modern table is finished in trendy brass, its handle making movement easy for quick rearranging when guests arrive. The sturdy base is made from heavy marble to keep the side table nice and stable.
Narrow Side Table with Black Top: Looking for a stylish side table that will fit within a narrow space between two chairs, between a chair and a wall, or tucked away near a doorway? This attractive design maintains a narrow footprint to provide spacious surface area within a conservative footprint. The base is finished in gold and the tabletop is finished in matte black.
Deco Black and Gold Side Table: Make a strong Art Deco statement with this creative vintage-inspired side table design. The artful iron base is crafted with a starburst pattern, then finished in antique gold to achieve a convincing illusion of age. The tabletop is made from premium black granite for heirloom-quality durability.
Small Black Side Table with Drawers: Wrangle small items like remotes, chargers, notepads, and more with a convenient side table that includes plenty of hidden storage. This piece is built with a matte black outer cabinet, its two drawers faced with natural rattan. Gold legs lend a touch of luxury. Use in the living room or invest in a pair for the bedside.
Black Cane Side Table with Drawer: Mid-century modern charm makes this small side table a timeless addition to any bedroom or living room. The tapered legs and outer cabinet are finished in a silky black while the drawer is faced with woven cane for a cool vintage look.
Small Black and Rattan Side Table: Measuring at 15 inches across, this small black side table doubles its usable surface space by including a small rattan shelf situated close to the floor. Use this lower shelf to hold items like magazines or light decorations.
Marble, Black Metal, and Rattan Table: Pierre is a side table by Sarah Ellison that shines through its playful details and its premium materials. The tabletop is made from exquisite cream marble, the shelf woven from natural rattan, and each foot is capped with a rounded ball of sculpted teak wood. Black steel framing lends the composition dependable stability and a pop of modern contrast.
Black Pet Bed Side Table: Treat your pet to a comfortable bed while treating yourself to a functional, multipurpose side table with strong modern appeal. This piece features a round tabletop, an open lower shelf, and a cozy pet house made from easy-to-clean black fabric.
Square Black Side Table with Drawer: Contrasting wood accents make this small side table especially eye-catching. Use the open lower cubby for storage or display and keep clutter hidden from sight in the chic hardware-free drawer. Use as a side table or as a nightstand.
Black and Wood Side Table: This sturdy solid oak side table features contrasting finishes for a truly eye-catching experience. The tabletop is sealed for protection, making it suitable for active living spaces where it might find everyday usage. This design measures at 17 inches in height and 18 inches across.
IKEA Black Side Table LACK: If you’re looking for an inexpensive side table with versatile modern styling, it’s hard to go wrong with the IKEA fan-favorite LACK series. This simple side table features a boxy structure with clean, minimalistic lines. It’s an easy fit for a wide variety of interior themes.
Mango Wood Geometric Black Side Table: This small round side table is crafted from solid mango wood in a silky matte black finish, easy to coordinate and easy to enjoy. While this table measures only 15 inches across, it makes a big visual impression thanks to its geometric silhouette.
Small Black Side Table with Drawer: Rich pine wood grain peeks through the deep black finish of this mid-century side table design, bringing a textural element that makes this piece irresistible. Use the single drawer to keep living room essentials tucked neatly away between uses.
Geometric Black Round Side Table: Because of its creative base shape, this black round side table establishes a different silhouette for every viewing angle – perfect for central placement within an open living area. This stylish accent is made from black-painted oak for lasting resilience.
Geometric Black Modern Side Table: The striking Cove side table by Ethnicraft uses negative space to create a bold geometric impression that slightly shifts and changes depending on the viewing angle. This exciting design is crafted from sustainably harvested teak wood for heirloom-quality resilience to last over the years.
Rounded Black Wood Side Table: A simple silhouette gives this side table an imposing presence, lightly softened by its gentle curves. This piece is crafted from durable mango wood with a silky black finish that allows the unique grain and knots to show through with a tasteful subtlety.
Blu Dot Coco Black Side Table Series: With the Coco table collection, Blu Dot makes it easy to mix and match tables of various scales to create the perfect grouping or arrangement for your chosen application. Each one is made from blackened acacia wood, the tabletop lightly beveled to keep its contents securely in place.
Solid Oak Modern Black Side Table: Nera is a sculptural side table that utilizes a double pedestal design, each edge gently shaped and honed to create a truly sculptural impression. The dark black finish makes an imposing statement softened by its curvaceous silhouette.
Woud Round Black Side Table with Storage: Arc is a satisfying side table by Julie Begtrup and Ditte Vad, its name and its form inspired by geometry. This exciting piece features a tabletop that rotates to reveal a generous storage space within – items can remain on the stationary tabletop half while you access the items inside.
Black Side Table with Storage: Sturdy pine wood construction, rich black veneer finishes, and sophisticated brassy hardware combine to give this side storage table a rich and enchanting appearance. Two cabinets open to reveal convenient storage space. Feel confident using this table in traditional and contemporary interior themes alike.
Marble Concrete Black Small Side Table: Formed from weighty concrete, this sophisticated side table is expertly finished to mimic the look of smooth black marble with strong white veining. Choose from two sizes and two color options – mix and match as desired.
Resin Black and Grey Side Table: Tonal resin is swirled to produce an especially intricate pattern along the surface of this simple side table by Jamie Young. This piece is constructed from sturdy mango wood with resin veneers making up the surface treatment.
Rebar Black Marble Side Table: Rebar is a creative side table design by Sylvain Willenz that combines luxurious materials like natural black marble with industrial-inspired materials like rebar steel framing. This exciting contrast opens the door for creative decorative possibilities across a variety of interior themes.
Black Metal Side Table with Stone Top: Cast stone gives this side table a smart limestone look, highly resilient against staining for family-friendly appeal. This piece features a modern base crafted from metal in a blackened bronze finish. Use as a drinks table beside your favorite armchair.
Modern Black and Faux Marble Side Table: Enjoy the sophistication of marble without the cost or the upkeep with this stylish faux marble table design. This piece measures at 20 inches in diameter for ample surface space, the metal base cutting a smart minimalistic silhouette.
Marble Base Black Pedestal Side Table: The gorgeous Jey side table by Francesco Rota is a fantastic selection for spaces where you might entertain guests. The self-healing laminate tabletop wards away damage from heavy drink glasses and the weighty genuine marble base prevents tipping.
Black and White Marble Side Table: A spun steel base gives this side table a striking geometric silhouette while the white Carrara marble top lends a touch of tasteful luxury. This marble side table measures at 15 inches in diameter for easy placement and measures at 21 inches in height.
Black Indoor Outdoor Side Table: Circula is a resilient side table design made from powder-coated aluminum for dependable performance both indoors and outdoors. Because outdoor surfaces can sometimes be uneven, this table includes adjustable feet to level things up.
Black and White Striped Side Table: Make a playful pattern statement anywhere inside or outside of the home with this charming ceramic garden stool design. This piece is smoothly glazed with black and white stripes to capture attention anywhere. This piece is also available in red.
White and Black Wicker Side Table: Woven from weather-resistant rattan, this drum side table catches attention with its bold contrast and fun geometric pattern. This piece is also available in cream or a vibrant pink colorway. Use on the patio, at the poolside, or anywhere in the home.
Round Outdoor Black Side Table: Crafted from powder-coated steel, this black round table is resilient enough for years of seasonal display outdoors. This piece is also available with a bright white finish.
Black Metal Outdoor Side Table: Black wire construction and a chic hourglass shape make this outdoor side table a stylish modern selection for patios and poolsides. Lightweight construction makes it easy to move and rearrange for seasonal storage or fun outdoor events.
Black Patio Side Table with Storage: Keep your patio neat and organized with a side table that also doubles as a spacious storage container. This black side table is constructed with a convincing wood look, made from resilient resin for extra protection against the elements.