Strangely, though I rarely eat a meal at a formal dining table, I do love charming breakfast nooks and dining spaces.
Most of my meals go like this:
Breakfast: don't eat it; best case, I eat a bag of grapes in the car on the way to work
Lunch: grab and go meal or healthy salad eaten at my desk while working
Dinner: so exhausted from the long day and from cooking that Mr. and I usually plop down at the bar in our kitchen or worse, sit on the floor around our coffee table in front of the tv.
Here are a few beautiful spaces that would make for a delightful dining experience: