Added a built-in breakfast nook can be a good way to make room for a kitchen table. Breakfast nooks are becoming popular because homeowners find them to be cozy and intimate, especially in larger kitchens. The typical breakfast nook is usually set into a bump-out that sticks out beyond the outside wall of the kitchen like a mini wing. It has windows on three sides, providing close-up views of a backyard or garden. A breakfast nook can be used with most any kitchen design style. For instance by added some distressed paint a breakfast nook can also fit right in with a French, Tuscan, or rustic style kitchen.
Shape Another important element of choosing the best kitchen table is the shape. Most kitchen tables are either round, square, or rectangular. Thinking about shape is an important part of finding the table that will fit the best. For example, the best shape for a kitchen table in a room with very few walls is a circular shape. This adds to the smoothness of the room and allows for flowing lines. However, a kitchen that has a small eat-in area that is like a square attached to the kitchen would look better with a square or rectangular table. Just think of how the walls around your eat-in kitchen are shaped and consider how different shapes of tables will fit in the space before purchasing one.
The Pub Style Table or Counter Height Table A favorite among men for its comfortable height the pub table is rapidly gaining in popularity. Pub style tables are taller than average, standing at 36 or 42 inches. These tables are perfect for casual dining and create a feeling of "dining out" at bar except you can dine-in in the comfort of your own home. No matter what your decorating taste - classic, ornate wood or more modern metals and glass, there is a pub style table with your name on it. Pair your pub kitchen table with the right set of chairs or stools and you have got the perfect place for late night drinks and an early breakfast.