The Mizerak Dynasty 6.5′ Billiard Table is our best pool table and it comes with a set of billiard balls, 2 cues, 2 chalks and a triangle. It is coated in a green nylon cloth to give off that classic pool table look for parlors and you can easily play on any surface because of the leg levelers that help to adjust your game play. It can fit even in small rooms and spaces because of the Space Saver design that measures only 6.5 feet and it comes with an automatic ball return mechanism to easily reset your game. Any consistent roll is powered by the play bed that is double sealed MDF.
Our step-up pick is the Fat Cat Frisco II Billiard Table and it comes with 6 inch rails that have beveled legs that are made with wood veneer mahogany and inlays made with white diamonds. It comes with a set of billiard balls, 2 cues at 57 inches, 2 billiard chalks and a resin triangle and has leveling pads on the feet of the table that can be used to adjust the table on ground that is not even. It comes with a very classical design with drop pockets that have a French-style design and has K66 rubber bumpers to provide a deluxe finish and better rebound. It comes with a 7 year warranty for the playing surface.
The budget pick is the Voit Billiards 48-Inch Pool Table and it comes with all the billiard equipment you need such as a billiard set, cue sticks, a rack, a brush and instructions on game play and assembly. This pool table measures 48 inches and has a drop pocket design for convenience. It comes with legs that are adjustable to any uneven surface and it is very easy to assemble and very compact in its design. The bumpers are made from rubber sides to give you rebounds that are realistic.
- 1 A Little Background
- 2 How We Picked
- 3 Our Pick
- 4 Flaws but Not Dealbrakers
- 5 Step-up Pick
- 6 Budget Pick
- 7 Best Folding Design Pool Table
- 8 Best Square Leg Design Pool Table
- 9 Best Mini Pool Table
- 10 Best Pool Table for Outdoor Use
- 11 Pool Table with Blue Felt
- 12 Classic Claw Leg Pool Table
- 13 Table Tennis Convertible Pool Table
- 14 The Competition
- 15 Other Frequently Asked Questions
- 16 Wrapping It Up
A Little Background
Pool or billiards is among the most common games around the world that are played casually on the weekends or on pubs and clubs. Most people love to play these around the afternoon either as a past time or as a professional sport. However, a lot of people have to go to stores and clubs just to play a game of billiards. This is why some people who can afford their own home pool table and have a lot of space in their homes chose to get the best pool table for their own house or for their commercial place.
Billiards has been around for a long, long time, especially in the 60s during the time our grandparents used to be in the active years. Pool tables, since then, have also evolved in their style and durability, but most pool tables out there still retain the traditional wood finish and classy feel.
How We Picked
When it comes to choosing the best pool table out there, we chose from and considered the following criteria as basis for our decision:
Is the pool table priced considerably? Most pool tables are priced pretty high depending on the table’s dimensions, its features, its material and many other important details about the pool table.
What do the reviews say about the pool table? The pool table should be considerably high with its rating and the customers should be able to give a lot of positive feedback to the pool table and that the flaws of the said pool table will not affect in the quality of the pool table in any way.
What are the dimensions of the pool table? You must know if the pool table is able to fit any of your space or any needed room for it to be able to fit perfectly. Some pool tables are largely sized while some are just right but some are also too small so it is important that you know the pool table dimensions as well as the pool table so you will be able to move it around without much problem.
What features does the pool table have? The pool table must have great features and include all the needed accessories when it comes to playing the billiard game such as the balls and the cues as well as other cleaning accessories. The table used for billiards must be able to safely keep the balls in the pockets or use a return ball system that the pool table has.
What is the material of the pool table? The pool table is usually made from fine wood and solid hardwood and most table tops of the pool table surface are made from slate. However, some are also made from synthetic material but they should be able to be durable as much as possible despite the cheap price.
Where is the pool table ideally placed on or used for? Most pool tables are made to be used for indoor use and some, but very few of them, are great for outdoor use. This is so you should make sure that you know what kind of pool table you are purchasing for a specific type of place.
The Mizerak Dynasty 6.5′ Billiard Table is our best pool table and this pool table can fit even in small rooms and spaces because of the Space Saver design that measures only 6.5 feet. As for its top, it is coated in a green nylon cloth to give off that classic pool table look for parlors.
As for its unique feature, this pool table comes with an automatic ball return mechanism to easily reset your game and for its included accessories, it comes with a set of billiard balls, 2 cues, 2 chalks and a triangle so you have no more hassle into buying another set of gear for the pool table because there it is already for you to enjoy.
Any person can easily play on any surface because of the leg levelers that help to adjust your game play which adds so much to its adjustability. As for its material, the pool table is able to make a super consistent roll is powered by the play bed that is double sealed MDF.
As for the table’s leg design and adjustability, the table’s leg levelers have a disc style design to keep your height well adjusted to any playing surface even on sloped playing grounds. For its sides, the perimeter of the play bed is surrounded with rubber cushions that enhance accuracy and speed for ball rebound.
One unique thing about the Mizerak is that the ball return system uses rail integrated pockets to make it easy for you to start a new game. As for its table top, the green nylon cloth is very durable and can last through a lot of years for more play time with family and friends. As for the pool table’s beautiful design, the exterior is made from laminated stylish bamboo finish that will complement any home decor motif and design.
More for its design and quality, the pool table rails are solid when it comes to rebound and measure 5.5 inches and in addition to that, for the bottom, the rigidity is increased due to its table legs having cross supports. Adding to its design, the warping is also reduces due to its MDF play bed design and also, the posts and accents all have sleek black corner designs and caps.
And for the size of the Mizerak Dynasty, the overall dimensions of the pool table are 78 inches in length, 32 inches in height and 44 inches in width. Do know that this pool table comes fully assembled when you order.
Flaws but Not Dealbrakers
The only known complaint for the Mizerak Dynasty 6.5′ Billiard Table is that some users claim it has a weird chemical smell if not placed in a properly ventilated room.
Fat Cat Frisco II Billiard Table
The step-up pick of this review is the Fat Cat Frisco II Billiard Table which for its design and visual appeal, it comes with a very classical design with drop pockets that have a French-style design. In addition to that, the bottom comes with 6 inch rails that have beveled legs that are made with wood veneer mahogany and inlays made with white diamonds.
The Fat Cat Table comes with a set of billiard balls, 2 cues at 57 inches, 2 billiard chalks and a resin triangle for its included accessories and in addition to this equipment, this pool table also has K66 rubber bumpers to provide a deluxe finish and better rebound. For its durability and stability, the pool table has very sturdy and easy to operate leveling pads on the feet of the table that can be used to adjust the table on ground that is not even.
This pool table has an excellent value for its money. As for its length, the pool table measures 7.5 feet and for its table top, the playing surface has a 1 inch thickness while the cloth is made from wool blend and has a hazel toned design. Still on its design, the pool table has 18 diamond accents on the side wooden rails.
As for the measurements, the pool table has overall dimensions of 89 inches in length, 31 inches in height and 50 inches in width. In addition to its visual appeal, the legs of the pool table have a beveled design as well as braided accented edges. For comfort and adjustability, the leg levelers are also hidden but very adjustable on uneven surfaces. In addition to its features, the drop pockets have individual braided strands to make a decorative curtain and are heavy duty.
In addition to all of that, the Fat Cat Frisco comes with 2 cross beams are also bolted to the pool table’s frame that measure 4 inches by 2 inches each. In addition to its features, the pool table also has 10 heavy duty bolds which connect to the frame’s top.
When you order the pool table, it includes a set of 2 1/4 inches billiard balls made for competitions as well as 2 hardwood cues measuring 57 inches each, 2 performance chalks and 1 resin triangle. As for assembly information, you will need 2 to 3 people to assemble this pool table, which can take 1 1/2 hours or so. As for the warranty, this pool table comes with a 7 year warranty for the playing surface
Voit Billiards 48-Inch Pool Table
For those who are not too budgeted, they can choose our budget pick which is the Voit Billiards 48-Inch Pool Table and which comes with legs that are adjustable to any uneven surface for its adjustability. In addition, its equipment comes with all the billiard equipment you need such as a billiard set, cue sticks, a rack, a brush and instructions on game play and assembly.
Overall, this pool table is fairly and very easy to assemble and very compact in its design. For its rebound ability, the bumpers are made from rubber sides to give you rebounds that are realistic. This pool table measures 48 inches and much like a traditional and classic pool table, this table has a drop pocket design for convenience.
The Voit Billiards Table comes with 2 pool cues that measure 36 inches each. Overall, this table for billiards is smooth and very easy to assemble. The pool table weighs 54 lbs and it also has a netted pocket design. As for its measurements, the pool table dimensions are 2 1/2 feet by 4 feet and as for its assembly information, it only requires around 2 adults to set up in an average of 20 minutes.
For its measurements, the dimensions of the pool table are 32 inches in height, 48 inches in length and 24 inches in width. Overall, this is an ideal pool table for kids and teens due to its size.
Best Folding Design Pool Table
HLC 55″ Folding Pool Billiard Table
For a folding table, the HLC 55″ Folding Pool Billiard Table is an ideal pick because the table is made from solid wood as well as the cues and in addition to that, the playing balls are high quality and for competitions while also, the surface is also made with super smooth quality.
When you order this pool table, it greatly and conveniently arrives on your doorstep fully assembled. The pool table has overall dimensions of 55 inches in length, 31.5 inches in height and 29 inches in width and the pool table weighs 40.8 lbs.
On its included accessories, the equipment includes rack, brush, 2 billiard cues, billiard chalk and the set of billiard balls. As a whole, the HLC 55″ is indeed very light weight and easy to lift and move around.
It is truly a perfect bonding activity for children and their parents for a friendly family game. Most customers found it very sturdy and durable despite its size and light weight feel as a pool table.
Best Square Leg Design Pool Table
MD Sports Square Leg Billiard Table
The MD Sports Square Leg Billiard Table is a classic pool table design with square legs. This pool table measures 8 feet and as for its efficiency, the pool table has a surface which increases ball roll and makes it smoother thanks to its 35% wool blended material that comes with polyester felt.
Much like other pool tables out there, this pool table already comes with all accessories needed to play billiards. As for its design, the pockets have a parlor style drop ball design and in addition, the top rails have a classic wood grain design. For its bottom part, the legs are shaped traditionally square to give you a very authentic playing experience.
For the MD Sports table measurements, the dimensions of the pool table are 95.5 inches by 31 inches by 53.5 inches. And regarding its durability, the pool table definitely has a super strong construction for its legs and everything else. It is truly and most likely made from high quality wood grain with a beautiful design and finish. The MD Sports Square Table weighs 336.2 lbs and the top frame already comes assembled. For assembly, the pool table is very easy to assemble. There are 8 leg pieces to put together and 14 wooden pieces for the bottom frame.
Best Mini Pool Table
CHH Mini Folding Pool Table
The CHH Mini Folding Pool Table is definitely small and light weight at only 3.5 feet and is our best mini pool table for consideration if you have children who want to learn pool or billiards at the comfort of your own home. As for the pool table’s measurements, the overall dimensions of the pool table are 44 inches in weight, 29 inches in height and 24 inches of depth.
As for the accessories that are included in the pool table, it comes with 2 billiard cues as well as other accessories like a brush, billiard chalk and a rack. As for its bottom part, the legs have a foldable design for easy mobility and transport. As for your convenience rest assured, the pool table arrives fully assembled so you don’t have to do anything and the pool table, not to mention, also comes with a complete and high quality set of billiard balls.
The CHH Table weighs 43 lbs and is definitely and ideally great for places and homes that do not have enough space for big and full sized pool tables. This pool table is also very easy to manage and carry around as you can easily store the foldable pool table even under the bed or in a closet.
Best Pool Table for Outdoor Use
Playcraft Extera Outdoor Billiard Table
The Playcraft Extera Outdoor Billiard Table is our best pool table for use on the great outdoors. The pool table, in regards to its durability, is made from super sturdy aluminum construction that makes it suitable for outdoor playing.
When it comes to ease of use and setup, the Playcraft Extera is indeed very easy to assemble. As for the included accessories with the pool table, it already comes with all playing equipment needed to play billiards. As for its material build on the surface, the polytech cloth is not just UV resistant but is also weatherproof and is colored in electric blue finish.
As for its stability and sturdiness, the bracing and tubular beam legs are large enough to keep it sturdy during game play. As for the surface, the play field is also weatherproof as a 1 inch composite. For the pool table’s measurements, the dimensions of the pool table are 99 inches in length, 31 inches in height and 55 inches in width. In addition to that, the top rails, sub-frame, legs and aprons are all extruded aluminum and also, it has been given a coating that is rust resistant to protect it against the harshest weather.
More on its measurements, the aprons measure 5 1/2 inches and top rails measure 5 7/8 inches and it also uses K66 profile cushions. The Extera Outdoor Table weighs 433 lbs overall and also; the pool table uses HDF or high density fiberboard coated in fiberglass and is resin infused.
Pool Table with Blue Felt
Hathaway Hustler Pool Table
The Hathaway Hustler Pool Table has legs that have a rigid pedestal style which leg levelers that measure 6 inches to help stabilize your game play and is our ideal pool table with blue felt. This pool table has a CARB certified MDF that has blue felt over it and measures 3/4 inches and the pool table playing surface dimensions are 78 inches in length by 39 inches in width.
As for its design, the rubber cushions have a fast action gum feature and have a tournament style design and in addition to that, the pool table’s cabinet is covered in black matte plus 4 inch wide top rails are laminated and durable. The Hathaway Pool Table measures 7 feet.
The Hustler Pool Table comes with everything such as 2 pool cues (both at 57 inches), a set of billiard balls, table brush, billiard chalk and a racking table. For its design and unique feature, this pool table has an integral ball return system to keep your re-racking much more easily.
For its set up, the pool table’s assembly may require 2 to 3 people and can be done within 1 hour or so. As a whole, the pool table has a weight of 280 lbs and as for warranty information it has a 90 day limited warranty. Overall, the Hathaway Table is definitely ideal for your garage or basement.
Classic Claw Leg Pool Table
Barrington Ball and Claw Billiard Table
The Barrington Ball and Claw Billiard Table is a classic claw leg pool table design which measures 7.5 feet and has an 18 mm thickness for the strong particle board material. As a classic design, this pool table comes with classic drop pockets as well as a ball and claw leg design to give it a classic and authentic feel.
For its mechanism, the ball roll and durability are increased due to its deck support. As for the pool table’s measurements, the overall dimensions of the pool table, when assembled, are 89.5 inches by 50.5 inches by 31 inches. As for its other features, the rail coating is resistant to scratch and is high quality to keep it durable for the years to come.
Much like most pool tables out there, it includes with all the necessary playing accessories for billiards. The Barrington Table weighs 259.4 lbs.
Table Tennis Convertible Pool Table
Carmelli NG1023 Pool Table Tennis
You would want the Carmelli NG1023 Pool Table Tennis if you play both sports – both table tennis as well as billiards for a 2 way convenience in just one table product. AS for the measurements of this product, the dimensions of the pool table are 84 inches in length, 31 inches in height and 46 inches in width.
In addition to its pool table, the table tennis top has black edge trimming with blue two-piece design. For its design, the table tennis top also has a top rail that has a silver laminate finish and it also comes with a corner cap that is chrome plated and also includes white inlay sights.
Included with its features, the gum rubber cushions are included in the pool table to give faster rebound of the ball and for accuracy. As for its additional features, the pool table comes with a table tennis set up which comes with net post as well as 2 paddles.
Much like most pool tables, the NG1023 Table Tennis includes pool table cues and in addition to that, the pool table is fairly very easy to assemble. It measures 7 feet and weighs 322 lbs.
Most pool tables that were not included here are too small to be a professional or casual pool table but it all depends on your taste on what kind of pool table you want, and most pool tables that weren’t included here are too ordinary and do not have unique features.
Other Frequently Asked Questions
Q: How do you clean a pool table?
A: According to WikiHow , first, you must remove the balls from their respective pockets. For cleaning, you must use a pool table brush and for cleaning, you must use a vacuum to clean up the corners and the holes. In addition, you can use a pool cleaning product to polish the wooden areas such as the legs, tops and sides.
For stains, do remember that you should always clean spills as soon as they happen and use warm water in cooperation with a cloth that is absorbent. You must let the wet patch dry on room temperature and always remember that you should not use heat to dry it up as the felt can shrink.
Wrapping It Up
As a whole, the Mizerak Dynasty 6.5′ Billiard Table is our best pool table because of its many helpful features. Playing billiards will never be the same again if you play them on your local place such as a house or common establishment and you really want to get started in playing indoor pool in which you no longer have to go outside again to rent, you can invest on a real pool table to play your games.