Reclaimed Wood Coffee Tables: 13 Top Picks for Rustic Style

by thegiftler | Last Updated:  January 23, 2018

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Every time I’ve given furniture as a gift, it’s been a huge hit. Reclaimed wood coffee tables are no exception. You don’t even need to wrap it!

A real wood coffee table is an awesome housewarming gift for folks that appreciate fine furniture with a rustic vibe. But how do you separate the real thing from all the cheap mass-produced furniture available online?

We’ve done the hard work for you, sifting through hundreds of options to recommend only the best reclaimed wood coffee tables made with solid materials and smart designs. Happy hunting!

Reclaimed Wood Coffee Tables: Our Favorites

1. Live Edge Wood Slab Coffee Table ($159+)

Live Edge Reclaimed Wood Coffee Table
Big style for a small space!

This live edge lacquered landing pad has “mid-century modern” written all over it, but still manages to send a warm and fuzzy natural vibe. Available in four different sizes, this reclaimed wood coffee table ships for free from Ukraine.

2. Herringbone Cubby Hole Coffee Table ($350)

Herringbone Inlay Coffee Table with Shelf
Wobbly Knob Wood Co has been “making it” on Etsy since 2012.

You may not have many magazines hanging around anymore, but we’re willing to bet you have at least three remote controls. Stash them in the cubbies of this neatly assembled coffee table and you’ll always know where they are! Made of salvaged wood and sanded oh-so smooth, this reclaimed wood table ships for free from Oklahoma.

3. Migration Redwood Coffee Table ($390)

Redwood Inlay Coffee Table
Fifty shades of (wood) grain!

Heartwood and redwood come together for a dynamic coffee table design that’s full of energy and contrast. American wood meets American craftsmanship in this unique piece of furniture that’s sure to elicit compliments from even your most discerning dinner guests. Ships for free from Santa Barbara, CA.

4. Bare Wood & Steel Table ($370)

Wood & Steel Rustic Coffee Table

If you’re looking for a simple and solid table with a shelf, this rustic table made from wood salvaged from old buildings around Chicago is a good choice. Custom sizes are available and it ships for free too!

5. The Newton Coffee Table ($315)

Reclaimed Wood Coffee Tables - The Newton
The Newton delivers a lighter more rustic/country look.

The slender Newton coffee table features a handy 2.5″ shelf that’s perfect for hiding laptops, remotes, and thin photo books. Imperfect reclaimed wood planks are sanded and sealed, and then set atop delicate raw steel hairpin legs. Each Newton table is made-to-order in Oklahoma and finished with a coat of beeswax.

6. Reclaimed Barnwood Coffee Table ($274)

Reclaimed Barnwood Coffee Table

At some point we’re gonna run out of old heritage barns, but lucky for you there’s still a few leaners out there ready to be salvaged. If you want your table to come with some built-in history, you could do a lot worse than this made-in-Utah farmhouse style table. One-of-a-kind planks of cedar, fir, and pine give the table its signature stripes.

7. Mestler Coffee Table ($205)

Reclaimed Wood Coffee Tables - Ashley Mestler
A simple and elegant design with solid construction and a worn weathered look.

While not technically made of reclaimed wood, the Mestler cocktail height coffee table from Ashley Furniture is a classic design with a weathered reclaimed look. It’s usually available with free Prime shipping and is often on sale at a significant discount. Be sure to read the customer reviews as some folks were surprised by how “reclaimed” and colorful the bottom shelf planks were upon arrival (unlike in the photo above).

8. Laramie Coffee Table ($263)

Reclaimed Wood Coffee Tables - Emerald Laramie
An industrial chic coffee table with the warmth of real wood.

Urban dwellers that appreciate a slightly more industrial look will appreciate this Emerald Laramie coffee table made from distressed solid wood planks and flat iron edges. The slightly uneven surfaces give this table unique character and the lower shelf is convenient storage for magazines and big coffee table books

9. “Live Edge” Wood Slab Coffee Table ($350+)

Get this super-rustic slab look without lifting an ax.

With tons of options available, Makarios Decor essentially allows you to design your own slab coffee table. Choose your preferred size and shape, wood species, edging, finish coat, leg style, and height. Your custom table then arrives in 3-4 weeks with free shipping. Be sure to add a water-resistant coating and LEGS to your slab before checking out!

10. Wage of Labor Salvage Coffee Table ($350)

Reclaimed Wood Coffee Tables - Wage of Labor
Old-growth salvage wood and square tube steel make this a sturdy choice.

Knobby weathered planks complete with saw cuts and nail holes give each Wage of Labor coffee table its own unique character. The wood is picked up from demolition sites around Chicago and northern Indiana. If you’re a fan of rustic simplicity, this may be the reclaimed wood coffee table for you.

11. Oak Pallet Reclaimed Wood Coffee Table ($180)

There’s no doubt these planks can take whatever you’re going to dish out.

If you take your coffee with an extra helping of “reclaimed,” this is the table for you. This oak coffee table is hand assembled with hidden pocket screws and is served up raw so you can finish it however you like. Every pallet plank has thousands of miles under its belt and arrives ready to absorb for your inevitable spills, dings, and kicks.

12. “Beach House” Reclaimed Wood Coffee Tables Square ($430)

Reclaimed wood coffee table - the Beach House square
You don’t have to own a beach shack to enjoy this shabby chic design.

If you want that classic reclaimed wood look, you could do a lot worse than this square Beach House coffee table from Kase Custom. It’s available in two different sizes and three different wood stains. You can also upgrade and add a lower shelf to store your confusing collection of remote controls and dusty magazines from the 1990s.

13. Chandler Rustic Industrial Coffee Table ($167)

Reclaimed wood coffee tables - Chandler rustic industrial
A modern farmhouse look available in 6 different wood tones.

If you’re on a tight budget and need to get in and out for under two hundred bucks, you can’t beat the Chandler Rustic Industrial coffee table. At this price you can’t expect handmade quality or wood salvaged from an old barn. What you can expect is a fully functional and stylish coffee table with a warm distressed wood top and a handy shelf underneath. Free Prime shipping too!

Need something stylish to put on top of your new coffee table? Check out our favorite handmade coffee mugs from top Etsy makers.

Did we miss your favorite Etsy handmade furniture shop? Do they have awesome reclaimed wood coffee tables? Tell us about it in the comments and we might add it during one of our regular post updates.