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12 High Chairs In Singapore For A Stress-Free Mealtime With Your Baby

After many sleepless nights and countless milk feeds, your not-so-little baby has turned 6 months old! They’re ready to join the family at the dining table, which means it’s about time you purchase a high chair.

These chairs make mealtimes easier and can last you for several years. 

To assist you in your hunt for the perfect high chair for your baby, we’ve collated 11 options in Singapore that are made from plastic or wood. We’ve also included the prices, features and pros and cons! 

Note: In this article, we defined expensive as above $300 and lightweight as below 10kg.

Plastic High Chairs With Cushion Seats For Babies

Plastic is one of the most used materials for baby high chairs since they’re lightweight and flexible. These chairs are known for their portability and low maintenance. 

1. IKEA Antilop High Chair With Tray ($29.90)

IKEA Antilop High Chair With Tray

Features
Detachable tray
Detachable legs

At an attractive $29.90, IKEA’s Antilop High Chair With Tray is one of the cheapest and lightest high chairs on the market. Its legs can be disassembled easily and is lightweight (3.58kg), which makes it the ideal choice for when you bring their children on travelling trips.

Plus, many restaurants offer this high chair when diners with young children dine in. With this at home, your children might be more accustomed to dining out since it’s familiar.

Specifications
• For ages: 6 months – 3 years old
• Dimensions: 62cm (D) x 56cm (W) x 90cm (H)
• Weight: 3.58kg
• Weight capacity: 15kg

ProsCons
  • Lightweight
  • Not foldable
  • Height isn’t adjustable
  • 2. Joie Mimzy Snacker High Chair ($139+)

    Joie Mimzy Snacker High Chair

    Features
    3 recline options
    One-arm folding mechanism
    Dishwasher safe tray
    Large storage basket
    5-point harness
    1-year warranty

    The Joie Mimzy Snacker High Chair’s fold strap can easily be accessed in the middle of the seat so you can buckle your child up with one hand. Its 5-point harness will secure your child on the seat and prevent them from climbing out during mealtimes. 

    When not in use, simply detach the tray and snap it to the back of the chair’s legs using the tray attachment for easy storage.

    Specifications
    • For ages: 6 months – 3 years old
    • Dimensions: 90.2cm (D) x 59.5cm (W) x 102.5cm (H)
    • Dimensions (folded): 29.5cm (D) x 50.2cm (W) x 91cm (H)
    • Weight: 6.52kg
    • Weight capacity: 15kg

    ProsCons
  • Lightweight
  • Foldable
  • One-arm folding mechanism
  • 5-point harness
  • 1-year warranty
  • Height isn’t adjustable
  • Shoulder straps are not padded
  • 3. Ingenuity SmartClean Trio Elite 3-in-1 High Chair ($165+)

    Ingenuity SmartClean Trio Elite 3-in-1 High Chair

    Features
    3-in-1 mode
    Machine washable shoulder straps
    Dishwasher safe tray
    5-point harness
    1-year warranty

    The Ingenuity Smartclean Trio Elite 3-in-1 high chair has 3 functions and can accompany your child as they transition from a baby to a toddler.

    What’s ingenious (😉) about it is that it can be used as a booster seat and toddler chair simultaneously — perfect for you if you have 2 children! The soft foam seat pad provides ultimate comfort for them as well.

    Specifications
    • For ages: 6 months+
    • Dimensions: 87.63cm (D) x 54.61cm (W) x 110.49cm (H)
    • Weight: 4.65kg
    • Weight capacity: 23kg

    ProsCons
  • Lightweight
  • 3-in-1 modes: high chair, booster seat, toddler chair
  • Comes with wheels
  • 5-point harness
  • 1-month warranty
  • Not foldable
  • Height isn’t adjustable
  • Shoulder straps are not padded
  • 4. Bonbijou Regan High Chair ($183.38+)

    Bonbijou Regan Baby High Chair

    Features
    5 recline options
    8 height adjustments
    3 foot rest positions
    5-point harness
    1-year warranty

    This Bonbijou Regan High Chair has multiple height and reclining options for feeding your baby and can even be used as a temporary rest bed for them. 

    It comes with a double-layered tray and a luxe leather fabric seat cover to aid easy cleaning after messy mealtimes. To fold it up for easy storage, simply press the button on each side and lower the seat.

    Specifications
    • For ages: Newborn – 3 years old
    • Dimensions: 74cm (D) x 55cm (W) x 104cm (H)
    • Dimensions (folded): 27cm (D) x 55cm (W) x 86cm (H)
    • Weight: 8kg
    • Weight capacity: 15kg

    ProsCons
  • Lightweight
  • Foldable
  • Comes with wheels
  • 5-point harness
  • 1-year warranty
  • Shoulder straps are not padded
  • 5. Graco Blossom 6-in-1 Convertible High Chair ($281.47)

    Graco Blossom 6-in-1 Convertible High Chair

    Features
    6-in-1 modes
    3 recline options
    6 height adjustments
    Dishwasher safe tray
    5-point harness

    Graco’s Blossom 6-in-1 High Chair is multifunctional and can grow with your child through their childhood. The removable back seat insert is adjustable and helps with sculpting their posture.

    Rest assured cleanups will be hassle-free since the tray is dishwasher-safe and can be removed with one hand. On top of that, the leatherette seat pad provided is machine-washable. 

    Specifications
    • For ages: Newborn+
    • Dimensions: 73.7cm (D) x 57.2cm (W) x 104.1cm (H)
    • Weight: 14.5kg
    • Weight capacity: 27.2kg

    Pros Cons
  • 6-in-1 modes: infant high chair, traditional high chair, infant booster seat, toddler booster seat, youth chair, seats 2 children simultaneously
  • Comes with wheels
  • 5-point harness
  • Not foldable
  • Shoulder straps are not padded
  • 6. Chicco Polly Single Pad High Chair ($297.50)

    Chicco Polly Single Pad High Chair

    Features
    3 recline options
    7 height adjustments
    3 foot rest positions
    Adjustable tray position
    5-point harness
    1-year warranty

    The Chicco Polly Single Pad High Chair comes with 4 swivel wheels that are easy to manoeuver. With this, you can watch your child as you carry out day-to-day tasks around the house!

    The backseat also allows you to recline it single-handedly while bottle feeding your kids. In addition, it comes with a detachable tray that slides onto the back legs for convenient storage.

    Specifications
    • For ages: Newborn – 4 years old
    • Dimensions: 84cm (D) x 54.6cm (W) x 104cm (H)
    • Dimensions (folded): 28cm (D) x 54cm (W) x 104cm (H)
    • Weight: 10.4kg
    • Weight capacity: 18.1kg

    ProsCons
  • Foldable
  • Comes with wheels
  • Padded shoulder straps
  • 5-point harness
  • 1-year warranty
  • Tray is not dishwasher-safe
  • 7. Love Oribel Cocoon Baby High Chair ($299)

    Love Oribel Cocoon Baby High Chair

    Features
    3 recline options
    6 height adjustments
    Dishwasher safe tray
    5-point harness
    1-year warranty

    Oribel’s classy cocoon high chairs are made of sustainably sourced materials and all mouthable parts are made from food-grade materials. 

    It comes with a large tray for self-feeding that can be stowed away magnetically at the back of the chair. It also has a unique food and cup holder to prevent any spillage when they fuss!

    Specifications
    • For ages: 6 months – 3 years old
    • Dimensions: 81cm (D) x 56cm (W) x 107cm (H)
    • Dimensions (folded):81cm (D) x 45cm (W) x 107cm (H)
    • Weight: 9.75kg
    • Weight capacity: 20kg

    ProsCons
  • Lightweight
  • Foldable
  • Comes with wheels
  • 5-point harness
  • 1-year warranty
  • Cannot be submerged in water (should only clean its surfaces with a damp cloth)
  • Shoulder straps are not padded
  • 8. Combi High Chair ($399)

    Combi High Chair

    Features
    5 recline options
    5 height adjustments
    Detachable interactive toy bar
    5-point harness

    This Combi High Chair doubles up as a swing bed when reclined and is versatile since you can wheel it around the house while you complete your chores.

    It also comes with an interactive toy bar to entertain them when you’re occupied. To top it off, Combi provides a reversible and machine washable seat cushion! 

    Specifications
    • For ages: Newborn – 4 years old
    • Dimensions: 63cm (D) x 52cm (W) x 69cm (H)
    • Weight: 8.9kg
    • Weight capacity: 18kg

    ProsCons
  • Lightweight
  • Detachable interactive toy bar
  • Comes with wheels
  • 5-point harness
  • Not foldable
  • Expensive
  • 9. Peg Perego Siesta High Chair ($434+)

    Peg Perego Siesta High Chair

    Features
    3 recline options
    9 height adjustments
    5-point harness
    Dishwasher safe tray
    1-year warranty

    The Peg Perego Siesta High Chair has a one touch stop and go button to ensure that the high chair is stable and in position. It also has a safety groin guard to prevent accidental slips. The double removable tray with a cup holder promotes an easier mealtime for parents. 

    This high chair is perfect for those with space constraints, since it’s self-standing when folded and can easily be kept away.

    Specifications
    • For ages: Newborn+
    • Dimensions: 79cm (D) x 59cm (W) x 105 cm (H) 
    • Dimensions (folded): 32cm (D) x 58cm (W) x 86cm (H)
    • Weight: 11kg
    • Weight capacity: 15kg

    ProsCons
  • Comes with wheels
  • 5-point harness
  • 1-year warranty
  • Expensive
  • 10. OXO Tot Sprout High Chair ($476.10+)

    OXO Tot Sprout High Chair

    Features
    3 height adjustments
    4 foot rest positions
    5-point harness
    Dishwasher safe tray
    1-year warranty

    The OXO Tot Sprout High Chair is a hybrid between a contemporary plastic high chair and a  traditional wooden one. The one-handed tray removal may be a lifesaver when your child is screaming to get out of it. 

    Plus, the recess in the tray can contain over 207ml of spilled liquid so you won’t have to worry about dirty floors!

    Specifications
    • For ages: 6 months – 5 years old
    • Dimensions: 63.5cm (D) x 32.5cm (W) x 71.9cm (H)
    • Dimensions (folded): cm (D) x cm (W) x cm (H)
    • Weight: 13.58kg
    • Weight capacity: 27.2kg

    ProsCons
  • 5-point harness
  • 1-year warranty
  • Not foldable
  • Expensive
  • Shoulder straps are not padded
  • Wooden High Chairs For Babies

    Wood has been the most prominent material used for baby high chairs ever since they originated. They’re long-lasting and can withstand more weight.

    11. Hauck Alpha Wooden High Chair ($163.18+)

    Hauck Alpha Wooden High Chair

    Features
    8 height adjustments
    3 foot rest positions
    5-point harness
    1-year warranty

    For the environmentally conscious, Hauck Alpha Wooden High Chair is made from quality Beechwood sourced sustainably. The middle bar that keeps your child from sliding down the seat can be removed as they grow older.

    This chair can be used by toddlers till they advance into adulthood since it can withstand up to 90kg! Do note that the bouncer and tray are sold separately. 

    Specifications
    • For ages: 3 years old+
    • Dimensions: 58cm (D) x 48cm (W) x 79cm (H)
    • Weight: 6.75kg
    • Weight capacity: 90kg

    ProsCons
  • Lightweight
  • Can withstand up to 90kg
  • Can be used till adulthood
  • 5-point harness
  • 1-year warranty
  • Not foldable
  • Does not have shoulder straps
  • 12. STOKKE Tripp Trapp Chair ($409+)

    STOKKE Tripp Trapp Chair

    Features
    Height-adjustable
    Foot rest adjustable
    4-year warranty

    STOKKE Tripp Trapp Chair is a Scandinavian classic that won’t go out of style and provides your child a comfortable and ergonomic seating position at any age. STOKKE’s design brings your child to the table and allows them to be included during mealtimes.

    The footrest and seat can be adjusted according to their growth. Its versatility and durability  allows it to be used from infancy to adulthood.

    Note: You can install a baby set, cushion and a tray (each sold separately) for children younger than 3 years old.

    Specifications
    • For ages: 3 years old+
    • Dimensions: 49cm (D) x 46cm (W) x 78cm (H)
    • Weight: 6.8kg
    • Weight capacity: 109kg

    ProsCons
  • Lightweight
  • Can withstand up to 109kg
  • Can be used till adulthood
  • 4-year warranty
  • Expensive
  • FAQs About High Chair For Babies

    A good gauge would be around 6 months old when babies can sit up on their own and start eating solid foods. 

    However, there are some high chairs that are built to serve from infancy to toddler years. Before purchasing one, do read the product information to learn more and ensure that your baby is ready!

    It depends on how much living space you have to accommodate a full-sized chair. Some benefits of having high chairs include 

    • making mealtimes a lot easier as you have your hands free,
    • your baby can finish their meal without moving constantly and
    • they can be included during family mealtimes! 

    It really depends on your needs, preferences and budget! 

    Good quality wooden and plastic high chairs are sturdy and serve their purpose. But plastic options are generally lighter and more portable while wooden options are stylish and known for their durability. 

    Here are some pros and cons to consider:

    Wooden high chairPlastic high chair
    Pros
    • Easy to clean
    • Usually more aesthetically pleasing
    • Steadier due to heavy weight
    • Lightweight and portable
    • Generally more affordable
    Cons
    • Not as portable as they tend to be heavy
    • Slightly more expensive
    • May not be as easy to clean

    Article by:
    Hui Bin Chan
    Contributors:
    One of Hui Bin's favourite recreational activities has to be watching movies of all genres (except comedies) and languages. She's also part of her school's Taekwondo team and a big lover of spicy food!

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