17 Enchanting Wedding Dinner Setups For An Intimate Celebration

By Divya Arora .

Whether you’re getting married amidst the pandemic or planning to get post it, micro weddings with small guest lists are here to stay and so is the consequent need for relatable inspiration. From minimal and easy outfits, jewellery ideas, makeup tips, and hairstyles to planning your soiree, a downsized decor, ideas for personalization etc., we know your mood boards need it all and we’re trying to source it all for you.

Fetching some more intimate wedding decor inspiration for you, we’ve rounded off some of the most magical reception or wedding dinner setups this time for your small-scale celebrations. Sure some of these ideas are heralded from big fat ceremonies but hey, inspiration can be found anywhere and these ideas would fit into your micro revelries perfectly!

So, get scrolling and saving your favorites right away!

A luncheon or dinner by the pool with nothing extravagant but, just pretty flowers and exquisite tableware bedecking the tablescape is a classy way. 

Dine under the canopy of fairy lights to end your soiree on a magical note! Pretty greens, white blooms, and candles are such a stunning addition to the entire setup.

And who says that your wedding dinner setups for an intimate celebration cannot be larger than life? This rustic yet elegant one by the beach is simply perfect!

We’re so in love with this ridge tent-style table setting that’s super whimsical. With lush foliage, florals, bulbs, and ghost chairs, this setup is perfect for your backyard or terrace wedding.

Tying the knot just amidst your family members in your home lawn? This pastel-hued blossoming canopy is what you should go for.

Planner: Copper & Chloe

Image: Cassi Claire

If dining in a forest setup resonates with your wedding choices, this rustic and all-lit wedding dinner setup will surely make your micro ceremony more magical.

Planner: Atisuto

A chic setup for your wedding lunch or sundowner, this tablescape with hearty blooms, candles, bulbs, and cane lamps overhead makes for a stunning choice.

Planner: Lily Leigh

Image: Caroline Tran

For all the hearts who melt away at minimalism, this simplistic yet classy wedding dinner setup is pure perfection!

Planner: Angela Mugnai

Image: Jess Withey

Revel in raw & rustic vibes at your wedding ‘cuz this whimsical setting with a pampas grass chandelier is oh-so-stunning!

Design: Altair

How about a sit-down dinner for a rather warm and cozy vibe? We bet, this frame tent-style draped canopy with eclectic boho elements would make up for a gorgeous idea.

And who wouldn’t love to dine under a heavenly roof of cascading florals and foliage amidst candles and elegant tableware?! Of course, with a view to die for!

So, what’s an equally enchanting alternative to an all-fairy lights roof? Of course, a cascade of stringed bulbs looking like rain drops falling!

Have such rustic & boho spaced seating areas according to the number of your guests for a sit-down dinner or wedding brunch! 

Why make merry just under a canopy of fairy lights when you can incorporate a ton of hearty florals too? This setting is too romantic & magical to be missed!

Take cues from this giant tablescape for your intimate celebration because, even a small-scale version of this stunner would be an equal showstopper!

Love how the white drape tent accentuated with fairy lights and a lush green roof add so much to this rustic table setting!

Be it indoors or outdoors, this chic and romantic tablescape is one of the prettiest wedding dinner setups that you can bookmark for your micro soiree.

About The Author

Divya Arora

A classic blend of old school and modern glam, I'm always happily making the best of both worlds. Zentangling, reading, and journaling keeps my ingenuity high while hogging food and dozing off often comes naturally to me! Also, chai❤️️ Find me on Insta at @divya.arora14