Table Settings Etiquette Used Around The World

April 24, 2021 2 min read

Table Settings Etiquette Used Around The World

Learning the various table settings from around the world can be helpful for dining at authentic restaurants, as well as planning the table setting etiquette for your own dinner party.

Whether you are planning a dinner party or visiting another country, it never hurts to learn the various rules for table settings. You may find that some table settings around the world have their similarities and differences. Learning about these settings can help you prepare to use various pieces, plus it can help you find the right pieces for your own dinner party.

If you want to try something new and authentic, or if you are planning a trip to another country, it never hurts to check out the following table settings etiquette from different countries.

Table Etiquette in The United States

Available in a range of sizes, a rattan furniture set will be hardy enough to withstand a UK summer downpour, yet charming enough to look lovely at the family barbecue. From bistro style tables with two chairs for smaller patios to bigger sets that include two sofas, some squashy armchairs and sturdy tables to accommodate those larger social gatherings, with a rattan set, you are guaranteed to always have somewhere comfortable to relax.

Table Etiquette in Japan

A great option for adding a touch of bohemian flair to your patio or decking space, these lightweight rugs are made of natural fibres. Perfect for use indoors and out, these rugs are easy to clean and can be folded flat for simple storage. While they help to make your decking look cosy, they can also be great alternatives to blankets if you are looking to host a picnic on your garden grasses.

Table Etiquette in Britain

These candles add a warm glow to any garden or terrace. The rustic exterior houses a glass cup which provides a safe and convenient way to display your favourite candles. Why not go for a lantern-style design in a seagrass material to create a modern yet charming vibe?


Now that you have learned several table settings around the world, you are going to be prepared for your next trip or dinner party. Remember, these are only a few rules for table settings, but it is easy to find the rules of etiquette for different places.


If you are planning your own table settings for dinner, you may be looking for pieces that are functional and enhance your dining table decoration. You can find a range of pieces that work for your table settings etiquette at MadeTerraUK.

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