Best Picnic Table Guide: Bring the Fun, Food & Games Outdoors

Best Picnic Table Guide: Bring the Fun, Food & Games Outdoors

Today, there is a variety of great picnic tables and benches in the market. Some still take on Nielsen's original design with the angled legs and the crossbar supporting the benches. Some designs evolved into more accessible types, and these are the walk-through versions. It has gained traction because of wheelchair accessibility. You need not crossover a plank just to be seated.

The Charming Bench Company recognizes that Picnic Tables and Benches are an essential piece of outdoor furniture so that families and friends can relax out in the yard or other outdoor area and have a meal, play games, or have some drinks. They come in all shapes and sizes, styles, and materials so you can get the perfect picnic table at a budget-friendly price. 

 

The Little Ones are our VIP's!

The size of the picnic table has also evolved so it can accommodate more guests, as its shape creatively modified to fit this purpose. Demand for a customized variant for kids also emerged due to a customer-driven trend. The versatility of the picnic table, as well as the identified time-honored values that a multi-functional table represents, are attracting parents buy-ins. 


It provides an alternative space to share meals, study and perform school assignments and projects, and an avenue to socialize and interact with friends and family members among their age group. 

Rustic Nicholas Kids Picnic Table 

Lighten up the mood and bring in a fun element that your children will enjoy, whether on your sundeck, porch, or terrace with our Moon Valley Rustic Nicholas Kids Picnic Table.

Crafted in Michigan from high quality Ponderosa Pine and Northern White Cedar, this beautiful rustic picnic table set is perfect for kids' meals, games, and social gatherings. Proudly made in America, Moon Valley furniture features the highest quality log furniture available. Get this table set "finished" for protection against the elements and a warm, honey wood tone. It comes with a 1-year warranty guarantee from all manufacturer defects.

What are they saying?
From Michelle:
"My grandson loves it!
Great quality, but difficult to put together. Some pieces were missing,
but overall a great product and would purchase again." 
Why do we love this? 
  • Proudly made in the USA!
  • It comes with a 1-year warranty guarantee from all manufacturer defects
  • Material: Ponderosa Pine/Northern White Cedar
  • Use:Indoors/Outdoors
  • Dimensions: 48”L 36”D 21”H, Weight: 62lbs
  • Finish Options: Unfinished, Natural bare wood
  • Some Assembly Required

    Western Red Cedar Kids Picnic Table 

    Looking for a small bench table for the kids and their friends and cousins to play games on, do arts and crafts, and eat food on during the get-together? 

    Your kids can have all the fun they want on this multi-functional picnic table. It can be used for their meals, an activity area for their artwork, board games, or even storytelling. It is custom made for the little ones and can comfortably accommodate 2 to 3 children on each side.

    This wooden picnic table is made entirely of western red cedar, perfect for an outdoor setting. It is safe and durable for highly energetic children, and it can withstand their never-ending activities. You may add a 2" umbrella hole with no extra charge so you can set up heat protection from the fierce heat of the sun during the summer.

    Why do we love this?
    • Adorable kid's picnic table. It should last for years!
    • Handcrafted in the USA
    • Optional FREE 2" umbrella hole
    • Material: Western Red Cedar
    • Use: Outdoor
    • Dimensions:Outside Overall Dim: 44"L 40"D 20"H
    • Weight: 45lbsSome Assembly Required

    Heritage Child's Picnic Table 

    The picnic tables offer the perfect opportunity to create memories outdoors with your family! Designed and customized for the kids to enjoy outdoor meals, these tables are perfect for your outdoor gatherings wherein the little ones can join in with a separate table of their own.

    This Heritage Child's Picnic Table is lovingly handcrafted in the USA using faux poly made from Recycled HDPE resin construction, uses high-quality 316 marine grade fasteners, and extremely durable. It is eco-friendly, low maintenance, and effortless to clean. Soap and water are enough to refresh this picnic set. Ensure its clean before the kids get comfortable.

    Why do we love this?

     

    • Sale! Buy this at $ 733.00 only! Save $39.00! Limited time only.
    • Adorable kids table should last for years
    • Handcrafted in the USA
    • Material: HDPE Resin
    • Collection: Heritage
    • Use: Outdoors
    • Dimensions:Outside - 48"W x 43.5”"D x 21.75”"H
    • Seat - From Floor 10.5”"H x 48"W x 10"D 

      Yellow Pine Kids Picnic Table 

       A kiddie version of our picnic table and bench set, this cute picnic table with a built-in seat radiates fun and creativity of its inspiration and will liven up the character of your patio. It was handcrafted by local artisans using the highest quality of solid Yellow Pinewood for its sturdy frame, top, and seat.

      It features an A-frame base that offers firm support to its rectangular tabletop and bench seat. With a well-made design even with an unstained finish, this children picnic table with attached benches makes a great furniture set you can give to the young ones.

      Why do we love this?
      • Proudly made by Amish artisans in Pennsylvania
      • Some assembly is required
      • Material: Solid Knotfree Yellow Pine
      • Use: Outdoors
      • Dimensions: Overall: 44"L 40"D 20"H; Table Top: 44"L 22"D 20"H
      • Bench Top: 44"L 5.5"D 10"H
      • Weight: 66lbs 

            Adults can have Seats, too!

            The grownups can join in the fun and have their picnic table. These are mostly made of an excellent outdoor wood like teak, cedar, or pine. Some are made of faux lumber manufactured from recycled plastics. They are popular due to guaranteed durability, outdoor-ready, and built to last.

            If you need even more room, you can find some huge picnic tables that'll seat 8 or more. Although most manufacturers don't make large ones, so you can buy two picnic tables. Combine the tables or arrange them strategically, depending on the available space to accommodate more guests.

            Yellow Pine Picnic Table with Attached Benches  

            A wooden picnic table with built-in benches is your perfect companion on weekend getaways outdoors. A stunning addition to your patio furniture collection for those days wherein you long to dine under the stars.

            Its top, seat, and frame are made entirely with reliable and durable Yellow Pinewood. Take a seat under an irresistible umbrella for protection during the summer and have a blissful, uninterrupted fun outdoors with the family.

            What are they saying?
            From Linda:
            "Top notch! This picnic table is very well made.
            Very sturdy and easy to put together.
            Love the fact that you can pick from a variety of colors too.
            Came with touch up paint in case in the future
            you need to cover up any nicks that might occur."
            Why do we love this?
            • Choose the right size for you: 4 sizes: 4ft, 5ft, 6ft, and 8ft
            • Proudly made by Amish artisans in Pennsylvania
            • Some assembly is required
            • Material: Solid Knot-free Yellow Pine
            • Use: Indoors/Outdoors

              Yellow Pine Traditional Picnic Table with 2 Benches 

              Finely crafted using high-quality solid Yellow Pinewood for its frame, top, and seat, its natural unstained finish shines the spotlight on its wood's organic texture. Highlighted by its A-frame base complete with braces and stretchers offering firm support, this excellent picnic table set will lend a delightful character to your lanai or veranda.

              With a spacious top and an optional umbrella hole, this outdoor table and bench ensemble will make a great companion for a serene and tranquil afternoon while basking in the summer sun.

              What are they saying?
              From Bindy
              "Table and benches seem to be very sturdy.
              Not difficult to assemble. Look at pictures online to understand how the braces attached. I would recommend this to others. I think it's worth the money based on my online search. I was looking for something sturdy, with benches not attached to the table, small enough for my space and rustic in feel. I would buy this again."

              Why do we love this?
              • Handcrafted in the USA
              • Choose the right size for you: 4 sizes: 4ft, 5ft, 6ft, and 8ft
              • Proudly made by Amish artisans in Pennsylvania
              • Some assembly is required
              • Material: Solid Knot-free Yellow Pine
              • Use: Indoors/Outdoors 

                Cedar Log Picnic Table-Oval 

                Crafted in Michigan from high-quality Ponderosa Pine and Northern White Cedar, this beautiful rustic picnic table set is perfect for meals, games, and social gatherings. Proudly made in America, Moon Valley furniture features the highest quality log furniture available. 

                A delightful wooden dining table with built-in benches, its organic appeal makes a fabulous sculptural accent you can infuse to your open-air haven, from your courtyard to your patio or under the shade of your favorite tree.


                What are they saying?
                From Gary Mawby:
                "The picnic table is beautiful. Craftsmanship is amazing!"
                From Patty Laten:
                "Happy, over the moon! Love it, And the service we received from The Charming Bench Company was outstanding. Thank you so much. It's been a pleasure."
                From Jayden G.:
                "Great picnic table! We bought this for our mountain cabin, and it compliments the cabin decor and overall feel. The wood is solid and sturdy - just what we need for our deck that is exposed to a lot of sunshine, rain, and snow.
                It doesn't take long to assemble."

                 

                Why do we love this?
                • Proudly made in the USA!
                • Choose that right size to fit the whole family: 4ft, 5ft, 6ft, and 8ft
                • Some assembly is required
                • It is backed by a 1-year manufacturer's warranty against all defects.
                • Material: Ponderosa Pine/Northern White Cedar
                • Finish Options: Unfinished - Natural bare wood
                • Finished: Dipped piece by piece in a sealer that provides a uniform warm, honey color consistency. Seals out moisture protect against mildew and block the damaging effects of ultraviolet light. 

                  Yellow Pine Cross Legged Picnic Table with 2 Benches   

                  Invigorate the styling of your front lawn or deck with our stunning A & L Furniture Yellow Pine Cross Legged Picnic Table With 2 Benches designed to impart a contemporary, cottage-style appeal to any type of al fresco sanctuaries.

                  Exemplified by its sharp lines and strikingly modern design, this fabulous wooden table and bench ensemble will magnify the refined sophistication of your lanai. Made from top-grade solid Yellow Pinewood for its sturdy frame, top, and seat, it features a traditional style cross frame legs that are simply eye-catching.

                  What are they saying?
                  From Krista:
                  "Love it! Just got it and put it together!
                  It was quick and easy, and really love it so far!
                  Looks really nice in my kitchen!"

                  Why do we love this?
                  • Available in 4 sizes:4ft, 5ft, 6ft, and 8ft
                  • Some assembly is required
                  • Proudly made by Amish artisans in Pennsylvania
                  • It would also make an excellent addition to any type of interior.
                  • Material: Solid Knot-free Yellow Pine
                  • Use: Indoors/Outdoors

                  5-Piece 6' Market Picnic Table Set 

                  A picnic table offers the perfect opportunity to create memories outdoors with your family. Pack your basket and fill it with fabulous treats for everyone. You can keep it simple or go way over the top and come up with an elaborate gathering.

                  Just ensure that you pair it with the perfect outdoor table fit for your loved ones. You will never go wrong this trio, designed and built to last. It is handcrafted with Western Red Cedar. It provides seating for 10 adults.

                  What are they saying?
                  From Cat Shopper:
                  "Great bench!
                  I love the bench and it looks nice under the window in our entrance.
                  It was somewhat difficult to get the screws put in, but we managed."
                  Why do we love this?
                  • Made with Untreated, Rot Resistant, Western Red Cedar
                  • Kit Includes: 1x Market Table, 2x MB70 Side Benches & 2x MB30 End Benches
                  • Material: Western Red Cedar
                  • Use: Indoors/Outdoors
                  • Colors: Natural Unstained Finish
                  • Assembly: Some assembly required

                    Yellow Pine Picnic Table with 2 Backed Benches

                    Enjoy a lively picnic with your friends and family under the shade with this beautiful dining table and bench set. Skillfully hand built by our Amish crafters in

                    Pennsylvania, this dining set is made with untreated Southern Yellow Pine that is knot-free for long-lasting durability. An outdoors dining must-have that will last many years for your family to enjoy.

                    What are they saying?
                    From Debbie Lauer:
                    "Well made product! If any issues the company takes care of right away.
                    Company is great to work with. Very happy with table and benches."
                    Why do we love this?
                    • Proudly made in the USA!
                    • Five Star Rating 
                    • Choose the right size for you: 4ft, 5ft, 6ft, and 8ft
                    • Proudly made by Amish artisans in Pennsylvania
                    • Some assembly is required
                    • Material: Solid Knotfree Yellow Pine
                    • Use: Indoors/Outdoors

                    Heritage Picnic Table with Unattached Benches

                    This picnic table offers the perfect opportunity to create memories outdoors with your family! These tables are the ideal addition to your outdoor living space. It is constructed of durable HDPE resin and 316 marine grade fasteners. Eco-friendly. No maintenance. Easy to clean.
                    Why do we love this?
                    • Handcrafted in the USA
                    • Material: HDPE Resin
                    • Collection: Heritage
                    • Use: Outdoors
                    • Dimensions: Outside - Table 72"W x 27.5"D x 30.5"H
                    • Outside - Bench 72"W x 11"D x 17"H
                    • Seat - From Floor 17"H x 72"W x 11"D
                    • Assembly: Some assembly required  

                      Heritage Picnic Table with Attached Bench

                      Our Heritage tables offer the perfect opportunity to create memories outdoors with family and friends. These tables are the ideal addition to your outdoor living space. Constructed of durable HDPE resin and 316 marine grade fasteners.
                      Why do we love this?
                      • Proudly Handcrafted in the USA by Amish artisans!
                      • Collection: Heritage
                      • Great for gathering outdoors!
                      • Material: HDPE resin
                      • Dimensions: Outside - 60"W x 72"D x 30.5"H
                      • Seat - From Floor 15.5”H x 72"W x 11"D
                      • Assembly: Some assembly required 

                      Heritage Octagon Picnic Table

                      A picnic table offers the perfect opportunity to create memories outdoors with your family. Pack your basket and fill it with fabulous treats for everyone. You can keep it simple or go way over the top and come up with an elaborate gathering. Just ensure that you pair it with the perfect outdoor table fit for your loved ones.

                      Our octagon picnic table offers the perfect opportunity to create memories outdoors with your family! It is designed with outdoor lunches and snacks in mind; these tables are the ideal addition to your outdoor living space. 

                      Why do we love this?
                      • Octagon Picnic Table with Attached Benches
                      • Constructed of Durable HDPE Resin
                      • Weather Resistant and UV Resistant
                      • Low Maintenance & Easy to Clean
                      • Environmentally Friendly – Made with Recycled Plastics
                      • 316 Marine Grade Stainless Steel Hardware
                      • Made in the USA 

                      Recycled Plastic 44 Inch Square Walk-in Table

                      Spend your summer outdoors enjoying the natural beauty of your backyard with this square walk-in picnic table with benches. Perfect for picnics, dinners, and games, this table can seat up to eight adults. These handmade picnic tables are made entirely of maintenance-free, all-weather poly. You'll enjoy using this table for years to come.

                      Why do we love this?
                      • Seats Up to 8 Adults
                      • Handcrafted in the USA
                      • Recycled Plastic HDPE w/ Stainless Steel Hardware
                      • Optional FREE 2" umbrella hole
                      • Outside Overall Dimensions: 79"L x 79"D 30"H
                      • Weight: 200lbs 

                          Recycled Plastic 44 Inch Square Walk-In Table

                          Spend your summer outdoors enjoying the natural beauty of your backyard with this square walk-in picnic table with attached benches. Perfect for picnics, dinners, and games, this table can seat up to eight adults.

                          These handmade picnic tables are made entirely of maintenance-free, all-weather poly (recycled plastic), you'll enjoy using this table for years to come.

                          Why do we love this? 
                          • ADA Compliant - Seats Up to 8 Adults on Benches
                          • Handcrafted in the USA
                          • Recycled Plastic HDPE w/ Stainless Steel Hardware
                          • Optional 2" Umbrella Hole
                          • Material: Recycled Plastic HDPE
                          • Use: Outdoor
                          • Outside Overall Dimensions: 94"L x 74"D 30"H
                          • Weight: 320lbs
                           
                           



                                       





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