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Our beautiful buffet tables and stylish sideboards are providing stunning storage solutions for dining rooms and ... living rooms throughout Australia. Add sophisticated flair to your home decor with fabulously functional buffet tables and sideboards to match your existing furniture from Amart. Read more
Practical sideboard and buffet furniture pieces add that element of modern or classic sophistication to dining rooms, living rooms and even eat-in kitchens and outdoor alfresco spaces!
A buffet table is a piece of living room or dining room furniture used for display, storage, and food presentation.
Historically, natural wood buffet tables date back centuries to when the banquet or smorgasbord style of dining was common. The surface was used for placing dishes of food in dining rooms, from which diners filled their plates.
Today, modern buffets are just as likely to be found in living rooms as dining rooms. Within dining rooms, buffet cabinets are used to store:
In living rooms they are a functional storage furniture piece, aesthetically pleasing with a mirror or wall art hung above and also with decorative accessories placed upon them.
Buffet decorating ideas include clusters of decorative items of different heights, and positioning them loosely together for an effortlessly stylish look.
While the terms are used interchangeably, strictly speaking a buffet table is used in a dining room whereas a sideboard is used elsewhere in the home, commonly the living room.
With the popularity of outdoor dining at an all-time high in Australia, you’ll now find outdoor buffet tables in alfresco spaces.
Buffet tables are often placed in dining areas of open plan living spaces (therefore a ‘sideboard’ if placed in the living zone of an open plan space) and even in big kitchens with casual dining areas.
Buffet tables are designed to be wide and low. They are generally slightly taller than a dining room table, as you can see in the beautiful Amarah dining furniture collection.
Like all living room and dining room furniture you’ll find slight variations in dimensions as the design dictates. Consider the variations between:
Browse our stylish range of buffet tables and sideboards to find the perfect size buffet table or sideboard for your living or dining room.
No! While you could choose a buffet that matches your Amart dining table, you can achieve a casual, eclectic look by choosing a sideboard or buffet table which has similarities but doesn’t match.
The farmhouse or rustic buffet table design of the Normandy buffet table is perfect as a kitchen buffet table and the two-tone finish means it can complement many styles of dining room furniture.