Established Commercial Furniture Manufacturers

We manufacture beautifully upholstered commercial bar stools and chairs for the hospitality and food service industries.  We specialize in high end commercial bar furniture with button tufting, channel tufting, and decorative nail head trim.  Many of our products also work for bowling alleys.  Our restaurant bar stools and restaurant chairs are proudly made in the USA and have been since 1975.

Best Sellers

Richardson Seating is a Chicago based restaurant furniture manufacturers with more than 40 years of experience.  Richardson provides high-quality products for the food service and hospitality industries. Richardson Seating is a multigenerational family business with roots going back to 1950. 

We use decades of experience as commercial furniture manufacturers to create chairs that will look beautiful and fit the unique needs of  your business. Our line of seating includes bar stools, tables, bases,  and chairs that work well in a variety of commercial and residential establishments. 

Most of our products are found in the hospitality and food service industries. We will work with any architect, designer, or restaurant chain looking for high-quality uphosltered seating. We can accommodate a range of spaces from retail store fronts to bowling alleys. We strive to be known as the best upholsterers amongst the other bar furniture manufacturers.  We manufacture a variety of bar stools.  Our top sellers are beech wood bar stools, logostools, bolt-down furniture, and cafe-style seating.


Commercial Restaurant Bar Stools with Backs

  • Signature Backless Swivel Bar Stool
    Signature Backless Swivel Bar Stool-Richardson Seating
  • Metal Swivel Bar Stool - 2286
    Metal Swivel Bar Stool - 2286-Richardson Seating
  • Signature Cutout Bar Stool
    Signature Cutout Bar Stool-Richardson Seating
  • Inner Diamond Bar Stool
    Inner Diamond Bar Stool-Richardson Seating
  • Bucket Bar Stool - 2280
    Bucket Bar Stool - 2280-Richardson Seating
  • Signature Bar Stool
    Signature Bar Stool-Richardson Seating

Create Your Dream Diner with Our Chrome Furniture

We manufacture a full line of Chrome Restaurant Chairs and Restaurant Bar Stools.  All of the furniture we manufacture is commercial furniture and meant for restaurant use.  We specialize in decorative upholstery like you see in the picture.  We can do Two Tone V Backs, Channel Backs, Button Tufted, Channel Tufted, and decorative nail head trim.  Upholstered Restaurant Bar Stools and Upholstered Chairs are our specialty.

Chrome Diner Furniture

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  • Two Tone Handle Diner Chair
    Two Tone Handle Diner Chair-Richardson Seating
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  • V Back Diner Chair - 4220
    V Back Diner Chair - 4220-Richardson Seating
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  • Lucy Diner Chair - 4240
    Lucy Diner Chair - 4240-Richardson Seating
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  • Pulled Seat Diner Chair
    Pulled Seat Diner Chair-Richardson Seating
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  • 5 Channel Diner Chair
    5 Channel Diner Chair-Richardson Seating
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  • Handle Back Diner Chair - 4260
    Handle Back Diner Chair - 4260-Richardson Seating
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More Than Just Seating

We specialize in seating, but as commercial restaurant furniture manufacturers, we also produce a variety of tables, chairs and table bases.  We also offer related items, such as seat covers, glides, and castors, and other replacement parts in case of wear and tear.  At Richardson Seating, all of our commercial-grade restaurant furniture is designed to withstand the constant daily use of a 24 hour diner. Our barstools and chairs are manufactured in the United States.  We are proud to support the US economy.

 

 

Commercial Bar Furniture for All Styles

All bars are unique.  As one of the leading bar stool manufacturers, we offer a variety of products to appeal to all tastes. From modern bar furniture that commercial businesses will appreciate to pieces with a classic style, Richardson Seating makes the products you want. 

 

A Bar Stools Manufacturer You Can Trust 

We pride ourselves on being a bar stools manufacturer that you can trust.  We have 45 years of experience making heavy duty bar stools.  We are A+ rated with the Better Business Bureau and we have over 100 five star ratings on Google.  We pride ourselves on crafting high-quality bar stools.  We offer a vast selection of bar furniture commercial in design and strength.  From swivel bar stools to stationary ones, those with or without backs, and a range of colors and textures, every bar can find seating that meets its unique needs.  Notice the small details on our furniture that makes our style of bar stool manufacturing  stand out.  We are experts at tufting and applying nailhead trim. We can also add a logo to most of our products.  Logo bar stools work are the ideal point of purchase advertisement for manufacturers and distributors.  You can find our logo bar stools at parts counters and sales counters all across the world.. Decide whether you want customers to be able to move the seating around or prefer something that is bolted down.  When you want to convey quality, our commercial bar seating is the perfect way to achieve that goal.

 

 

Explore Our Bar Stool Styles

Custom Logo Stools

Our custom logo stools are the perfect way to advertise your brand and remind clients they need you while they are waiting for parts from behind the counter. In addition to logo bar stools, we also can do complete sets.  We can do a matching table and stools.  If you are looking for commercial bar tables and chairs without a logo, we can do that too.  We offer the full range of laminates and solid upholstery vinyl 

 

Restaurant Stools

Our restaurant stools are long-lasting and come with your choice of materials.  We typically make our furniture  if heavy duty commercial uplstery vinyl but we can also use leather and fabric. In addition to the dozens of signature options displayed on our website, we also can custom upholster to your exact specs.  In many ways, each job we do is a one-of-a-kind set of bar stools. 

 

Popular Stools 

If your budget is a concern but you still want comfort, quality, and style, consider our popular bar stools category, which includes the 1400, 1600, and 1900 series. These have simple yet sturdy designs that are sure to last. All of the seats swivel and we offer both 30 inch and 24 inch seat heights.

 

Cafe Bar Stools 

While the previous categories of bar stools prominently feature metal, our café bar stools feature wood, sometimes in addition to metal, and many feature a ladder-back style. As with our other lines, we have even more choices available than those shown on our website and will gladly customize elements, such as the back style, upholstery, or color.  We can add upholstered seats and upholstered backs to any of our wood chairs or wood stools 

 

Bolt-Down Bar Stools 

Our bolt-down bar stools are solid, featuring cast iron bushings, two steel rods, and a sturdy column made of 16-gauge steel, with your choice of finish. We have combined our bolt-down method of attaching bar stools with European beechwood to create some pretty unique styles.

 

Commercial Bar Tables to Complement Seating 

Our selection of commercial bar furniture is not limited to just seating, as we also offer commercial bar tables. You will find a wide a selection of tables that complement our chairs and stools including commercial bar table and chair offerings that perfectly match each other. We choose to offer commercial bar table options in addition to chairs, so you can give customers more seating options. 

 

 

Commercial Restaurant Furniture in Your Preferred Style 

As a manufacturer of commercial restaurant furniture, Richardson Seating offers chairs, bar stools, and tables in a range of styles and colors. While our chrome furniture is bold, our upholstered furniture adds a high level of detail to your space.  Diners will love the chrome furnishings, while restaurants looking to maintain organization will appreciate our bolt-down chairs, and casual restaurants, lounges, or clubs will love our signature chairs. 

 

Restaurant Seating Manufacturers Offer a Range of Styles

To make it easier for you to find commercial restaurant tables and chairs that complement your restaurant, we have a range of styles for you to choose from. This is one step that we take as restaurant chair manufacturers to ensure that every establishment can find seating that fits its needs. 

 

Bolt-Down Chairs 

Our bolt-down chairs can fit perfectly at your table, whether it is 30- inches tall, 18 inches, or any height in between. This is one of the perks of working with a restaurant chair manufacturer that cuts its parts in-house. 

 

Chrome Chairs 

Restaurants with a retro flair will love our chrome chairs in the style of a classic diner. They take your clients back to the 1950s and feature 14-gauge steel, along with the ability to customize them in the color of your choice. 

 

Beech Wood Chairs 

Our beech wood chairs are made with European beech and stained in Chicago, complete with metal reinforcements and your choice of stains and upholstery. These are perfect for upscale restaurants. 

 

Club Chairs 

Club chairs are ideal for clubs, bars, lounges, and restaurants, enhancing any atmosphere from casual to upscale. 

 

Cafe Restaurant 

Our cafe restaurant chairs feature metal, wood, or upholstered backs, with your choice of stain and powder-coated colors. These high-quality chairs are welded right here in Chicago. 

 

Logo Chairs

Most of our commercial restaurant seating can feature logos with customization options like digital printing or embroidery. We also have several styles of chairs specifically designed to prominently display a logo. 

 

Restaurant Table Manufacturers Complement Our Seating Products

At Richardson Seating, we make a lot of commercial bar tables and stools designed to match our seating. Our retro tables go perfectly with the chrome chairs and feature Formica and Wilsonart high-pressure laminates.  Our logo tables are commercial-grade and can be used in a restaurant or at a parts counter. You can choose the edge style of the table as well as the height and color.  As restaurant seating manufacturers, we know furniture really well and everything that we produce is made to be used daily. If you already have tables, but they are wobbly, we carry FLAT Tech table bases to help realign them and ensure your customers are satisfied.  It is hard for customers to have a positive view of your restaurant if you have wobbly tables. We also carry the standard imported cast iron table base that you familiar with. By buying directly from Richardson Seating, a US based restaurant table and chair manufacturer, you have a wider range of customization options and you know you are getting American-made products. 

 

 

Bar and Restaurant Furniture Supply

Richardson Seating is proud to be among the best restaurant and bar furniture suppliers, offering a selection of seating options and tables that appeal to a wide range of establishments. From retro diners to high-end cafes to lounges and bars to modern restaurants, we have furniture for all establishments.  As your restaurant supplies and furniture manufacturer, we can upholster or stain our furniture in numerous ways, as well as make other minor adjustments, from the chair backings to table heights. This allows you to get exactly what you want, something few bar furniture suppliers can offer.  Our bar furniture supply is all made from high-quality materials that you can count on, with most of the pieces made in the United States. We have built our reputation over 45 years at Richardson Seating. All of that experience allows us to manufacture long-lasting furniture for your restaurant or bar. 

 

Outside of the Restaurant and Bar Industry, as Well 

Although we are mainly a modern restaurant furniture supply provider, we also supply to those in the hospitality industry. Our products fit perfectly both in hotel restaurants and bars or lobbies. Any business that can find a use for our restaurant furniture supply is welcome to browse our products. 

 

 

Complete Sets or Individual Pieces 

As a restaurant furniture supplier, we have both tables and seating options, letting you create a complete set for your clients to enjoy. Some of our products are sold in bundles, such as the logo tables and chairs. Others are not explicitly sold together but complement each other perfectly.  This eliminates the need to shop around or find pieces from multiple suppliers that happen to work together. Remember, if you already have tables, chairs, or bar stools that you want new items to complement, we manufacture everything ourselves. As such, we can work with you to fit your needs and create something that matches your current décor, no matter what kind of existing furniture you have or where you bought it. 

Made in the USA

Richardson Seating is an American commercial bar stool manufacturer that specializes in making heavy duty commercial bar furniture for the food service and hospitality industries.  Our restaurant bar stools, restaurant chairs, logo seating, and wall mounted cantilever table brackets are manufactured in house at Richardson Seating's 75,000 square foot factory in Chicago, IL.  All of our restaurant furniture can be custom upholstered in the vinyl, leather, or fabric of your choice.  We can change the color or finish of most of bar stools.  If you don't see exactly what you want, please give us a call or send us a message.  Since we are a bar stool manufacturer, there is a good chance we can customize it the way you want it. You can find Richardson Seating bar stools and chairs in restaurants, bars, bowling alleys, brew pubs, hotels, lounges, dives, steakhouses and cafes throughout the United States, Europe, and other areas we serve.  Our furniture has been made the same way for 45 years.  Each chair and bar stool is hand made in our upholstery shop.