PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MARIA LAURA COELHO
Have you ever heard of wall tables? They are very efficient solutions to help optimize space for small environments. After all, we know that the size of current apartments is getting smaller and there is great difficulty in assembling and decorating more compact spaces. It is known that the table is one of the furniture that takes up the most space in the house. So you don’t have to give up this useful piece of furniture, bet on wall tables to save space in your home. They can be fixed or just placed on the wall, both perform the same function.
There are many models for this type of table, from the simplest to the most modern and bold. Among them are: collapsible, retractable and expandable; each with different advantages and that vary according to the purpose of each resident. The folding one is more flexible and easier to handle. Extendables can be increased in size for special events with a larger number of people. The retractable can be hidden and, in many cases, is practically imperceptible when not in use.
In addition to being functional, this type of table is versatile and can be found in the most diverse models and colors, matching all decorative styles. It can also be used in different rooms and for the most diverse functions. If you are looking for more convenience and want to improve your home’s circulation space, check out our selection of 64 wall table designs to help you choose the best model:
1. The practicality of the retractable table
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DANIEL CARVALHO
The retractable table is a great solution for small, compact and modern environments like this room. In this example of the photo, the table has two places and can be hidden under the counter when the owner does not want to use it. Thus, the room gains more space for circulation. In addition, the wheels on the base make it easy to move the furniture.
2. Widen the spaces even more with the glass tops
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DEISE SOARES
If you want to further enhance the feeling of spaciousness in your home, opt for the glass-topped wall table. The transparency of the glass makes the space look bigger and even makes the environment lighter. Here, the compact kitchen was perfect with the wall table with a wooden foot and a glass top, making a beautiful composition.
3. A modern living area
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DECORATE ARCHITECTURE AND INTERIORS
In this cheerful and modern living space, the dining table was placed against the TV wall and helped to improve the space for circulation. The combination of the wooden table with the colored chairs left the environment more relaxed and with a beautiful combination with the orange wall.
4. Attached to the bench
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / JORGE DELMAS
For integrated and island-style kitchens, a great solution is to embed the dining table in the countertop. Thus, the positioning of the furniture is practical and allows for greater interaction between the chef and his guests. Here, the black-and-white marble island and aged metal-painted base made an interesting contrast to the wooden table. This composition is ideal for lofts or studio apartments.
5. A more than charming backyard
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / A CASA DO BETO
And how about investing in wall tables also for outdoor areas? This backyard has become a warm and cozy living environment, ideal for receiving friends and family. The table allows more people to sit in comfort. Special emphasis on the decoration, with a beautiful combination of blue tones , hydraulic tile floor , futon pillows and flowerpots.
6. Decorate the wall where the table will be
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MARLI RODRIGUES
The decoration of this kitchen was all thought out! The red wall table matched the sink countertop, the pendants and even the baseboard. However, what stands out the most in this case is the texture on the part of the wall where the table is leaning, which resembles a wicker basket. A great decorative solution to highlight the dining area. In addition, the acrylic chairs served to balance the red and the prints and not leave the environment so heavy.
7. A great idea for offices
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / NEXT ARCHITECTURE
Offices can also use a wall table. Here, it was positioned under the window, allowing for greater clarity on the furniture. The table design is more modern and has a larger size, so that it can completely suit the study and work environment.
8. Combine with a bulletin board
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / C+H ARCHITECTURE
Look how funny this composition is! The black wall table gained a kind of continuation with the blackboard, forming a beautiful set. This is a great idea, because in addition to making the environment more beautiful and creative, bulletin boards like this one are also super useful for reminders and messages or even declarations of love and beautiful messages to start the day well.
9. Solution for modern kitchens
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MONISE ROSA
Modern kitchens ask for modern solutions for your space. For these environments, an excellent alternative is to bet on counters as tables. In this case, the retractable table is hidden in the workbench and can be opened when necessary. This idea is reminiscent of computer tables, which come with that mobile keyboard support, isn’t it? Well, the idea is exactly the same! In addition to gaining space, you will be able to have a multipurpose place for preparing dishes.
10. Stone tables look great on the wall too
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MARLI RODRIGUES
If you have a stone countertop in the kitchen and you want to combine it with the pantry table, don’t be afraid! The stone tables are also super charming and look great on the wall. This solution makes the kitchen more harmonious and with a more striking visual identity. In this example, a wall of tiles was used , following the same colors as the decoration.
11. The beauty and rusticity of demolition wood
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CARLA CUONO
Demolition wood wall tables are beautiful and rustic and blend in with different types of surroundings. In this kitchen, the table and other wooden furniture have a patina , giving an even more rustic feel to the place. But remember, demolition wood furniture is often very heavy, so be very careful when attaching it directly to the wall. The best option is to reinforce the table with shelves or panels, as shown in the photo.
12. A beautiful view at mealtime
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CAIO PELISSON
Have you ever imagined eating meals admiring a beautiful landscape like this? Here, the wall table has been positioned in front of the window, providing an incredible view during meals. Gourmet balconies are great environments to use wall tables, as the space in this room is usually smaller.
13. Combine wall tables with mirrors
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DANYELA CORRÊA
Another solution that helps to enlarge small spaces is to use mirrors on the wall. Therefore, using them in conjunction with wall tables is perfect! The mirror also serves to increase the size of the table itself. With these tricks, your small room is sure to look much bigger.
14. Even for desks
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DECORATION AH!
Do you have no room for that little desk at home? How about improvising a home office with a retractable table like this, which only takes up space when you’re using it? When closed, it serves as a decorative item on the wall and even as a mini shelf, which can support objects on top of it.
15. Benches go great with wall tables
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MONISE ROSA ARQUITETURA
Here, we see another option for a gourmet balcony with a wall table. Furthermore, in this example there is another interesting detail: the use of a bench with a futon cushion. The use of benches is a great solution to make better use of spaces, in addition to offering more convenience to a greater number of people. Too many chairs can make the environment more tumultuous.
16. Bet on fun and creative models that you can make yourself
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / APÊ 43D
Those who like to get their hands dirty, know that there is nothing better than producing their own furniture. After all, you are the person who knows your home best and knows exactly what your real needs are. This photo shows a retractable table idea that you can make yourself. The open rectangular part serves to place a mirror, and when the table is closed, it becomes a framed mirror on the wall. Then, when you need the table, just pull it open and the mirror part will serve as a base for the table. If you prefer, instead of the mirror, it is also possible to place pictures or photos. Very cool and creative, isn’t it?
17. Taking advantage of all spaces
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / GISELE PETROLÍ
Here, even the hallway has a small wall table. The cool thing about this piece is precisely that, you can enjoy all the spaces in your home, even the most unusual ones. Isn’t this dining corner a grace? Also noteworthy is the beautiful combination of the wooden table and black chairs.
18. Coverings that accompany the table
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / BERNAL PROJECTS
If you don’t want to fasten the table directly to the wall, you can use wall coverings or panels for this purpose. In this kitchen, the white table is accompanied by a wooden panel with shelves. In addition to giving more emphasis to the environment, it also becomes a super functional piece of furniture, leaving the kitchen with more space for storage and decoration.
19. For meals for two
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MY OPEN HOUSE
For more romantic meals, such as a nice dinner for two, a tiny two-seater wall table is more than enough. This way, you can put on the table only what is essential to make the moment special for those involved. In addition, precisely because it is smaller, it also makes the atmosphere even more intimate and engaging. This photo folding table is ideal for rooms with little space, without losing the charm in the decor.
20. Table with cabinet
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / JEAN FELIX ARCHITECTURE
In this beautiful rustic kitchen, the table is attached to an utensils cabinet. This composition is also very interesting, as in addition to saving space, the set becomes a multifunctional piece of furniture, making daily life in the kitchen much more practical and organized.
21. Enlarge the bench
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / NEXT ARCHITECTURE
The retractable table on the kitchen countertop, in addition to serving as a table, can also be used to enlarge the countertop and help with food preparation. It’s the perfect solution for small countertops or with little space to spare. The stool on wheels is also a great option to combine with this type of table.
22. Retractable tables optimize space
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ANDREA BENTO
Here we see another retractable table option. Another very good tip in these cases is to choose a table with the same color as the countertop or the wall where it will be when it is closed. Thus, the piece will be more discreet and hidden when not in use. In this example, the table is made of light wood, matching the countertop and other kitchen furniture. The touch of color was due to the yellow chairs and niches.
23. Wall tables are perfect in small spaces
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CARPENTRY CUNHA
If you think your room is too small for a dining table, invest in a wall table, and you’ll change your mind quickly. With it, you can enjoy that tight corner without fear. In this example, the trunk seat was also used, which is also perfect for optimizing space. The white color and the mirror on the wall also helped to make the space larger and very well used.
24. The table became a multifunctional piece of furniture
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ATELIER PANLOLA
This piece of furniture is a great idea to help artisans work and for those who work with a lot of materials and need space to store and organize them. This table with a shelf can be very useful and practical. In the photo, it was used to store skeins of wool, paint and other craft materials.
25. A special touch for the lobby
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / INSIDE 1004
Look how cute this hall is! The folding table is great for this corner, because when it’s closed, it serves as a sideboard. In addition, this model in the photo has a special detail, a compartment to store the stools, saving even more space in the room.
26. The barbecue corner became more special
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / APÊ 114
This set of table and chairs are compact and foldable and even resemble those bar tables, don’t they? Even not being fixed to the masonry, this table manages to take up little space when leaning against the wall. The set worked really well for the balcony decor and was even cooler with the barbecue-themed comics.
27. Wall tables are ideal for compact kitchens
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CONSEIL BRASIL
Wall tables are ideal for compact kitchens and especially for houses with few residents. In this case, the table matched the golden color of the cabinets and was even prettier with the transparent acrylic chair .
28. The bench wall gained another bench
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MONISE ROSA ARQUITETURA
In American kitchens, it is common to use the counter itself to make meals. However, in this case, another bench suitable for meals was placed on the wall, a little below the cutout on the wall. A different and original composition.
29. Table on the mirrored wall
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / STUDIO HABITA
Here, we see another example of a dining table leaning against the wall with a mirror. As we mentioned before, this is a great solution to increase the feeling of spaciousness in the environment. But, in addition, it also provides a beautiful effect of the furniture and decorative items reflected in the mirror. Doesn’t the table look much bigger than it really is?
30. Stylish wall table with iron bookcase
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / RUBIANA TEIXEIRA
Here, the wall table made a beautiful set with an iron bookcase. Note that the foot of the table is also made of iron, reinforcing the idea of a unique piece. The set made the kitchen even more charming and functional, making the meal time much more pleasant and cozy, especially for being allied to this beautiful decoration full of plants.
31. Table with bold design and full of style
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / BOX 14
If you like to be daring and want to bet on a different style of wall table, don’t worry, there are also more daring models of this type of table. In this example, in addition to the differentiated design, the table also has a brighter and more cheerful color and was positioned in a strategic place, serving as a divider between the kitchen and living room environments.
32. A gracious and cozy kitchen
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / KATIA LLANELI
This kitchen bet on the wall table with wheels, which facilitates moving the furniture around the kitchen, including for cleaning. The combination with the colored chairs made the environment more beautiful and cheerful.
33. Expandable tables are very functional
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CAMILA ORGANIZES
Another model that is excellent for optimizing space are the expandable tables. In this example, we see that the table has two seats, but it can be expanded if needed. This is very interesting for small environments, as the table only gets big when it’s really needed. After all, it’s no use having a very large table in the room that takes up a lot of space, without actually using all the places on the furniture on a daily basis.
34. Integrated environments are perfect for wall tables
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DANYELA CORRÊA
The integration of environments is normally also done as a strategy to optimize the space of small houses. Therefore, nothing better than using wall tables in these cases. The interesting thing is that the table ends up becoming a useful piece of furniture for both the kitchen and the living room.
35. Stylized wall table
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / RICARDO FREIRE
Styling the table wall is a great decorative solution. There are several options to decorate them: with wallpaper, with coatings or even with a more vivid and striking color painting. In this example, the black 3D wall made a beautiful contrast to the wooden table.
36. Tables behind benches make a beautiful composition
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / POLYHEDRON ARCHITECTURE
The table attached to the kitchen counter is a very practical and useful solution. In this photo, the gourmet kitchen in neutral tones integrated into the living room became much more functional and stylish.
37. Extensive bench for meals
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DAAL ARCHITECTURE
Countertops are great options for dining in the kitchen. In this example, despite the bench being narrower and thinner, it is also long and L-shaped, providing a comfortable space for a larger number of people. Also noteworthy is the beautiful combination of red and blue tones of the decorated tiles.
38. Shelf that turns into a table
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / SABRINA LOZZANO
Here’s another wall table idea that you can do yourself. This one has a rounded shape and is collapsible, and can also be used as a shelf, nightstand or even a sideboard. And you can still make it any way you want!
39. Small and charming
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / KATIA PIMENTA
Small kitchens are very charming in their own right. But when you use small benches like this, the environment is even more beautiful and functional, since despite their size, they are very efficient and modern. Modernize your kitchen and get inspired by this idea!
40. Make a rustic composition
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CARPANEDA & NASR
This wooden dining table is ideal for roofs and open spaces. Note that the table is attached to two wooden pilasters, making the environment even more rustic and stylish. The benches were improvised with crates and the colored fabric linings made the seats more comfortable and beautiful. Wasn’t the corner perfect for good times with the family?
41. Tables and shelves for the work environment
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / OPEN HOUSE
For office rooms, wall tables are also great solutions. Here, a set was also made with shelves to organize books and display decorative objects. This photo model is also super easy to make at home, just use wooden boards and iron brackets to fasten them to the wall.
42. The living room was more charming with the wall table
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / FLÁVIA BASTIANI
This beautiful living room gained a space reserved for the wall table. In addition to the chairs, the bench was also used as a seat. And the coffeemaker was a grace decorating the furniture!
43. The dining table didn’t take up much space
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / FABIO CHERMAN
Dining tables are usually larger and wider and therefore take up a lot of space. To alleviate this problem, especially in small and integrated environments, a good solution is to lean the table against the wall. In this example, the table was very well positioned in the integrated environment and helped to better divide the spaces.
44. Practicality for everyday life
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / SANDRIN PLANNED
This island kitchen is much more functional with the extendable table. For work in the kitchen to be practical and efficient, it is essential that the environment has easy circulation and that furniture and utensils are easily accessible. Special emphasis on the glass panel used as a projection television. All very modern!
45. Super cute and functional corner
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / IZABELLA DANTAS
The retractable dining table is a great solution for very small spaces. Make your corner more practical with items that make your daily life easier. Isn’t this kitchen all decorated and tidy?
46. Wall tables are very versatile
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / LÉO SHEHMAN
Wall tables are very versatile and can be positioned in different places. In addition, there is also a plethora of models to choose from. This one in the photo is bench style and, therefore, it’s narrower. It was positioned in a slightly different place, literally in the middle of the kitchen, on the column that divides the two areas. The chairs in different colors gave an even more relaxed air to the environment.
47. The dining table space became cozy
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / DIEGO OLIVEIRA
Small rooms can take advantage of small corners to place the wall table. This one in the photo is built into the wall and has a very interesting design, where the base is cast in a circle shape. In addition, the composition of the wallpaper with the wood covering, type fifty-fifty, was very interesting.
48. Wall tables are the protagonists of American kitchens
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MARCIA DEBSKI FERREIRA
As we mentioned before, wall tables are pieces that are always present in American kitchens. In this project, the table is a little bigger than the common countertops that this type of kitchen normally uses. Even compact, the kitchen has gained enough space for all its functions.
49. Table and counter together in one piece
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / 2 APÉS
When thinking about the design of small kitchens, some people are unsure whether to make a table for quick meals or put a cabinet on the counter. What a lot of people don’t know is that you can do both and take advantage of all the spaces, as shown in this example. The retractable table does not interfere with the cabinet under the counter, on the contrary, it only adds.
50. Glass Tables Highlight Other Decorative Items
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CYNTIA SABAT
In addition to increasing the feeling of spaciousness, the glass-topped wall tables also highlight other decorative items. Look how beautiful this combination of the chair and the cutlery, both in yellow!
51. Another option for a table built into the counter
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / OLIVEIRA ARCHITECTURE
Here’s another American kitchen with a table built into the counter. The space became much wider and lighter. Furthermore, the contrast between the burnt cement on the wall and the wooden table had a very interesting effect.
52. End to end bench
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / ELEN SARAVALLI
End-to-end countertops look great in long rectangular kitchens, in addition to offering greater convenience for your kitchen routine. Thus, the space for preparing food and organizing utensils is greater, providing a more linear effect for the environment. The white cabinets and clean decor also help to expand the space.
53. How about a striped table?
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / IARA KILARIS
If you like a bolder and more striking decor, you can bet on printed tables like this. In this case, the striped print was chosen to match the rest of the kitchen decor, which follows this line.
54. Creative idea for a balcony table
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / CRAZY BY DECOR
Is your balcony small and you think you can’t do anything on it? Look at this idea to prove you wrong! This folding table is perfect for small balconies. Even folded, it serves to support drinks and snacks during meetings with friends.
55. Wall tables in the kitchen are ideal for quick meals
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / PAULA CARVALHO
These kitchen bench-style tables are perfect for quick meals like breakfast, that afternoon snack or even a busier lunch. These stools are beautiful and combine very well with this type of table.
56. Folding tables can also be used as sideboards
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / APARTMENT 1017
How about replacing the traditional table with a folding one? It is the ideal solution for optimizing space in small homes. When opened, it accommodates up to four people and, when closed, it looks like a sideboard. Very practical, isn’t it?
57. A shorter table model
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / LUGAMA LUGAMA
This is a smaller table model, made of solid wood, which is normally used outdoors. But it was also cute in the kitchen. Even simple, the composition gave more charm to this idea!
58. Ideal for kitnets and conjugates
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / OPEN HOUSE
Those who live in kitnets and studios know how important it is to save space, don’t they? If that’s your case, take a good look at the table layout in this environment. She was in front of the buffet, in a corner that works as a kind of pre-kitchen. The table may look small, but it does its job very well for houses like this. So, how about getting inspired by this composition to build your little house in a comfortable and welcoming way?
59. A beautiful table for a delicious coffee
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MAREL – FACTORY GROUP
There’s nothing better than a nice afternoon coffee to wake up to! This table built into the wall is already ready for that delicious coffee! The wood made the decoration more uniform and the pendant left the environment more welcoming.
60. The wall table comes with the cabinet
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / MILLENA OLIVEIRA
Here, the table built into the wall followed the shape of the cabinet, in the shape of an L. This model also has a glass top, making the cabinets and black chairs stand out.
61. Wooden table with wall finish
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / JULIANA MARA
Another example of a wooden table with a wall panel. These panels are very functional and serve to place shelves, pictures, clocks, mirrors or even a television to distract yourself during meals.
62. Right corner for breakfast and afternoon
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / GISELE EMERY
Another little bench on the wall, great for small meals. It is even more common to replace traditional tables in the living room with countertops only in the kitchen. Thus, not only are quick meals eaten there, but also main meals. It is the ideal solution for more practical and independent people.
63. Optimize room space
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / KARLA SILVA
Optimize your living room space with a wall table. The glass top is often used for those who like a more traditional and simple decoration, without attracting too much attention.
64. Wooden tables add a rustic touch to the kitchen
PHOTO: REPRODUCTION / OPEN HOUSE
Look how cute this very narrow table made of solid wood, matching the basket on the wall and the cup holder! Wall tables like this provide practicality and space saving.
It’s always good to bet on functional furniture that doesn’t take up much space in the house, isn’t it? Wall tables, in addition to fulfilling this function very well, are still stylish, modern and very versatile. So, which of these models did you like the most? Choose the most suitable for your home and have a much lighter environment without excesses!