The Bar Stool Height Guide for Restaurants

Finding the perfect bar stool height isn’t always easy, so we’ve put together this bar stool height guide to help you narrow down your options. Choosing the right height is important, both for the look of your bar space and for functionality. Pick out bar stools that are too low and your patrons won’t have […]

How Do Restaurants Maximize Seating?

Part of choosing the right restaurant furniture is making sure to ask the right questions—including how do restaurants maximize seating? A strategic seating plan is necessary for getting as much utility as possible out of restaurant space, and for selecting the furniture that is going to make that happen. Below, we’ll talk about how to […]

What Is Contract Grade Furniture?

If you’re a restaurant owner, you may have found yourself asking the question what is contract grade furniture? And is it different from just traditional furniture? Here at Bistro Tables and Bases, we get asked that question a lot—so we thought we’d explain this concept in greater detail. What Does Contract Grade Furniture Mean? Contract […]

What Is The Best Way to Finish My Outdoor Wood Furniture?

Have you found yourself asking, what is the best way to finish my outdoor wood furniture? We get that question a lot, which is why we thought it would be a good idea to cover the basics that you’ll need to know in order to tackle the project. Wood furniture finishing is the process of […]

What is the Best Type of Wood for Outdoor Furniture?

Asking yourself what is the best type of wood for outdoor furniture? We’re here to help. There are a few unique challenges in selecting the best outdoor furniture for your restaurant. While of course aesthetics are important, you also need to consider durability, sturdiness, and the ability of the furniture to withstand the weather conditions […]

High-End Restaurant Furniture From Woodard Takes Your Restaurant Beyond the Boundaries of Taste

A dining experience is about more than just the food, which is why it’s important to select high-end restaurant furniture that your patrons find to be both comfortable and well-designed. And that’s easy to do with the Woodard brand, a mainstay in the hospitality furniture industry for more than 150 years.  Woodard designs top of […]

Discover How To Create the Allure of a Parisian Sidewalk Café Using Outdoor Bistro Chairs

Turning your restaurant’s outdoor space into a Parisian café is possible no matter where you operate—all you need is an eye for style and the right furniture, including some classic French outdoor bistro chairs. French bistro chairs offer a truly timeless look. Made with a woven seat traditionally sourced from rattan cane, these chairs are […]

3 Restaurant Furniture Trends That Are Worth Following

Just like trends in fashion or interior design, restaurant furniture trends are constantly changing and evolving. Part of the job of being a restaurant owner is to know which of these trends are worth following and which trends are worth skipping so that you can focus on creating a space that’s equal parts beautiful and […]

How to Choose the Best Outdoor Restaurant Tables

Patio season is upon us, which means that it’s time to start thinking about stocking up on outdoor restaurant tables that will be the best fit for your space. No matter if you’re starting from scratch or looking to upgrade, choosing the right restaurant patio furniture is about more than just creating the look that […]

What Is Powder Coated Furniture?

You may or may not have heard about it before, but what is powder coated furniture and, more importantly, why might you choose it for your restaurant’s patio? Powder coating is a quick way to get intense, saturated colors on furniture (usually metal furniture). Similar to spray painting, but more durable, powder coating uses a […]