8 Best Dining Room Furniture Stores in Ottawa

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The Best Dining Furniture Stores in Ottawa

Each year, we at La-Z-Boy Ottawa meet with thousands of clients in the Ottawa area concerning furnishing and designing their homes. As a manufacturer and retailer of home furnishings for over 90 years, we often get asked our opinion of other dining furniture retailers. 

If you think about it, the dining room is indeed the heart of a home for many of us. These are the spaces where we share good times with family and friends, and indulge in everything entertaining, from cooking delicious meals to enjoying lively conversation. A beautiful dining set – one that reflects your taste and style – makes the experience even sweeter.

Full disclosure, we sell Canadel *Custom dining furniture as well as Kincaid and American Drew dining tables, dining chairs and barstools. While La-Z-Boy has a wide selection of dining options to choose from, we understand that we may not be for everyone, and we believe strongly in answering the questions we are asked. 

As you evaluate the various dining stores, please remember that buying high-quality, comfortable home furnishings is only half the equation. The local furniture company you will do business with is responsible for the successful delivery and installation of your new items.  Furthermore, they provide supplementary services such as design and post-purchase support that will impact your overall experience.  

Here is a list of eight companies that have a reputable dining furniture business in the Ottawa area.

8 Of The Best Dining Stores in Ottawa

1. The New Oak Tree:

Offering custom dining furniture, they make solid furniture and does not make use of particleboard or veneer. They provide delivery and setup of their furniture through their own teams. They have store locations in Carleton Place, Brockville, Navan and Pembroke.

2. Dufresne Furniture and Appliance

This company was founded in the 1940s by Doug Dufresne. They provide *custom tables, chairs, or furniture sets. and focus on designing a table that will fit your life and compliment your style. There are several locations in the Ottawa area.

3. Valley Squire Furniture:

Established in 1973, a family-owned and operated furniture store. They carry custom furniture such as Canadel, Handstone, Millcraft. Located on Bank Street South.

4. Hauser Company Stores:

Originating in Kitchener, Ontario, by John Hauser in 1949. Now selling indoor furniture throughout Ontario, they have also added dining tables and chairs to their lineup. There is one store In the Ottawa area.

5. The Emporium:

Established in 1978, the Emporium is an independent, Ottawa based, country furniture business. They operate a woodshop and retail store, where they sell solid wood furniture. They have one location in Ottawa.

6. Bonds Decor

A family owned business founded in 1927, by the late W.A. Bond. They sell custom tables, chairs, buffets and curios.  There are three locations in Ottawa.

7. Mobilia

Founded in 1966, Mobilia sells modern furniture for the home. Dining tables, chairs, buffets, etc. in several styles. They have one location in the Ottawa area.

8. Upper Room

Serving Ottawa Home Furniture buyers since 2004; Owned and operated by the Nolan family. They sell tables, chairs, bars, cabinets, benches, stools and more. This store has three locations in Ottawa.

For those on a Budget

The stores above all sell dining tables and chairs, most offering custom options to various degrees. There are also big-box type stores that offer more ‘stock’ dining tables, where what you see on the floor is what you get.  These stores typically offer little in the way of customization but may be more appropriate for the budget conscious buyer.

–  The Brick

–  Leon’s

–  Surplus Furniture


– Costco

– Home Depot


Regardless of which retailer you are shopping with, furniture of any kind is often a significant investment. The option for furniture financing can take some strain off of your wallet and allow you to enjoy a new dining set while paying off the investment over time.
Other retailers offer a few options for furniture financing such as Fairstone and Flexiti. You have the opportunity to finance your furniture at a 0% interest rate as long as the purchase is paid off within a given period of time. Based on the plan you choose, there are different options available to pay off your investment over either 3 months, 6 months, 12 months, 24 months, or 36 months. Further, depending on the plan chosen, you may be required to pay a financing fee at the time of purchase.
Similarly, La-Z-Boy and Canadel have a partnership with Flexiti financing in order to provide furniture financing options to clients.
To learn more about furniture financing, take a look at our article Furniture Financing: Everything you Need to Know.

Next Steps

We hope you’ve found this list helpful. We wish you well on your journey to find the perfect dining set for your family.

For more than 30 years, Canadel has staked its reputation on high-quality dining tables, chairs, barstools, benches and more. Feel good about buying Canadian made dining furniture made of the highest quality materials, custom made for you and your family.

Would you like to learn more about La-Z-Boy or Canadel Custom dining furniture in Ottawa? You can call us, visit our Kanata Showroom (the largest dining showroom in eastern Ontario) or one of our La-Z-Boy locations in Ottawa today.

*Your table options are endless! At Canadel, you can customize every aspect of your table: materials (solid wood, glass), size, shape, leg design and wood finish.  We also have drop leaf and extendable dining tables for those special occasions when you need extra seating. (See butterfly leaf demo video below)

We know that functionality is essential in building a comfortable life, not just a stylish one. That is why we offer complimentary in-home design service should you need help designing the dining room of your dreams!

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