Afton Chairs with Wood Seat

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A Room & Board classic, the Afton chair features a clean, modern look due to its crisp lines and the precision craftsmanship of Vermont woodworkers. A versatile style, it’s designed for comfort with contoured solid wood seats.

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Afton Side Chair with Wood Seat
 
4.6

(based on 31 reviews)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Quality construction (29)
  • Comfortable (24)
  • Great design (23)
  • Durable finish (19)
  • Easy to clean (19)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (7)

Best Uses

  • Dining room (27)
  • Kitchen (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Modern/contemporary (19), Mid-century modern (12), Survivalist / minimalist (11), Eclectic (5), Classic/traditional (3)

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4.0

perfect kitchen dining chair

By Afton side chair in walnut

from Hinsdale, IL

Style Modern/contemporary

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Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Durable finish
  • Easy to clean
  • Great Design
  • Quality construction

Cons

  • Expensive

Best Uses

  • Kitchen

Customer comments about Afton Side Chair with Wood Seat:

In stock and well constructed. Very excited about how these chairs look with my custom walnut dining table!

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5.0

Great for Adults and Children

By AmyS

from Minneapolis, MN

Style Classic/traditional

Verified Buyer
Employee product review

Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Durable finish
  • Easy to clean
  • Great Design
  • Quality construction

Cons

  • Expensive

Best Uses

  • Dining Room

Customer comments about Afton Side Chair with Wood Seat:

We ordered the Afton chairs in Cherry to go with our new Adams 60x36 Extension Table. Six chairs easily fit around the table before adding in the leaves. After that, eight could fit comfortably or 10 for a tighter fit.

With young children, we knew that the chairs would need to be comfortable and easy to clean; our Afton chairs have been both. With the added pads on the feet, they slide smoothly across our wood floors.

Service and delivery comments:

The Delivery Associates arrived within five minutes of our scheduled delivery window. They already had the pads on the feet of our chairs and everything looked great.

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5.0

Love these chairs

By RAM

from Rochester MN

Style Minimalist

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Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Easy to clean
  • Quality construction

Cons

  • Expensive

Best Uses

  • Dining Room

Customer comments about Afton Side Chair with Wood Seat:

I love these chairs. Very sturdy. I like that the chars are black stained rather than painted. Comfortable too.

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4.0

Afton side chair with wood seat

By david

from Brooklyn, NY

Style Mid-century modern

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Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Durable finish
  • Great Design
  • Quality construction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Dining Room

    Customer comments about Afton Side Chair with Wood Seat:

    Love these chairs. Completing the set for my dining room is going to be a treat!

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    • Apartment/condo
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    • Dining area

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    5.0

    Simple elegance

    By Exquisitely modern

    from Edina, MN

    Style Modern/contemporary

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    Pros

    • Affordable
    • Comfortable
    • Durable finish
    • Easy to clean
    • Great Design
    • Quality construction

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Dining Room

      Customer comments about Afton Side Chair with Wood Seat:

      I am so happy with these chairs because they are simple, gorgeous wood, and constructed to last many, many years.

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      5.0

      A quality product

      By Afton Side Chair

      from New York City

      Style Minimalist, Modern/contemporary

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      Pros

      • Durable finish
      • Easy to clean
      • Quality construction

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Dining Room

        Customer comments about Afton Side Chair with Wood Seat:

        Clean lines; simple; excellent quality. Exceeded expectations.

        Service and delivery comments:

        Prompt delivery.

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        • Apartment/condo
        • This product is used in my:
        • Dining area, Living room/family room/great room

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        5.0

        Love these chairs

        By Chan2tay

        from San francisco

        Style Eclectic, Mid-century modern, Minimalist

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Affordable
        • Comfortable
        • Durable finish
        • Easy to clean
        • Great Design
        • Quality construction

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Dining Room

          Customer comments about Afton Side Chair with Wood Seat:

          Love these chairs. They are very solid, beautiful, and comfortable, adding a low impact feeling to our dining and living rooms.

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          5.0

          well crafted

          By crafts and modern furniture fan

          from san francisco, CA

          Style Eclectic, Mid-century modern, Minimalist

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Affordable
          • Comfortable
          • Durable finish
          • Easy to clean
          • Great Design
          • Quality construction

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Dining Room

            Customer comments about Afton Arm Chair with Wood Seat:

            My house is a narrow victorian and our dining room is small and is part of the larger living space. I wanted low chair height to enhance the ceilings of the room and minimize a clutter feeling. These "captain" chairs and the accompanying side chairs are perfect. The go perfectly with our glass top dining table.

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            5.0

            Beautiful and sturdy

            By camesa

            from Traverse City, MI

            Style Eclectic, Mid-century modern

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Great Design
            • Quality construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Dining Room

              Customer comments about Afton Side Chair with Wood Seat:

              Got the chairs in cherry to go with a custom made cherry table, I love that they are very sturdy but not heavy to move. Also like that the backs are not to high, very comfortable to sit on.

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              5.0

              Perfect chairs

              By Room and Board Fan

              from Eden Prairie, MN

              Style Modern/contemporary

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Comfortable
              • Great Design
              • Quality construction

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Kitchen

                Customer comments about Afton Side Chair with Wood Seat:

                The chair is recessed in the middle of the seat which makes it so very, very comfortable. I love, love the charcoal color.

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                Questions & Answers

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