Some people think that seats are too casual for a formal dining room, but can, with proper design, make a beautiful and inviting dining table with bench. There is also some debate about whether you should use on one side with chairs on opposite side, or a bench on both sides. Whatever your preference, put chairs for host and hostess at the ends
If you have a small room, use a dining table with bench can make room for more guests. Fact is that you can accommodate almost twice as many people on the bench than can be accommodated with chairs. The benches can double as task seating in your living room. A useful idea is to build a bench with a cushion on top and storage space below, on a wall in your dining room.
Wooden dining table with bench can be as ornate or simple and casual and formal as your dining room table. If you cannot match the style of the legs of your table with the dealer, you do mandalas. Sometimes a simple bench, as Parsons, blends well with more elaborate styles of furniture. Try mixing paint finishes or wood to accentuate the overall appearance.