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Ventura 84x42 Dining Table
Wood: Cherry
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With its elliptical shape, splayed tapered legs and reverse-beveled edge, the Ventura dining table has a light, mid-century look that belies its solid wood construction.

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Details of Ventura 84x42 Dining Table

  • Dimensions: 84w 42d 29h
  • Top Thickness: 1"
  • Apron to Floor: 25h
  • Space Between Legs: 49"
  • Table Seats: six
  • Product Origin: made in West Virginia
  • Item Number: 284351

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Ventura 72x42 Dining Table
 
4.4

(based on 31 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Great design (30)
  • Quality construction (22)
  • Easy to clean (10)
  • Durable finish (6)
  • Good price / value (4)

Cons

  • Poor finish (4)
  • Pricey / poor value (4)
  • Shows water marks (3)

Best Uses

  • Formal dining (27)
  • Kitchen (7)
  • Work table (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Mid-century modern (19), Modern/contemporary (14), Survivalist / minimalist (5), Classic/traditional (3), Eclectic (3)

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5.0

Very Sophisticated

By Aalam

from CA

Style Modern/contemporary

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable finish
  • Easy to clean
  • Great Design
  • Quality construction

Cons

  • Expensive

Best Uses

  • Formal dining
  • Kitchen

Customer comments about Ventura 84x42 Dining Table:

It is a very nice table. I dont think I have seen a better version. It has a smooth artsy look and contemoray style to it.

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5.0

Attractive dining table

By RDW

from Tucson, AZ

Style Mid-century modern, Minimalist, Modern/contemporary

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Great Design
  • Quality construction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Formal dining

    Customer comments about Ventura 72x42 Dining Table:

    The Ventura table is our every day dining table. We use it three times a day, plus it serves as our formal dining table.

    We chose a cherry finish, which as darkened over time. We were advised this would happen, so weren't surprised. It's a beautiful, warm cherry color now.

    The boards that make up the top run the full length of the table, which is what we wanted. The size is perfect for seating six adults. At Christmas we squeezed in six adults and two kids with no problem.

    Service and delivery comments:

    Delivery went well. When I first ordered the table we were given a two week delivery window and then a specific date and window of time. The day before the driver called to narrow down the time further.

    We have a tricky mountain location that the delivery guys negotiated very well.

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    3.0

    Nice but there's a big problem

    By Kaite

    from Seattle, WA

    Pros

    • Great Design

    Cons

    • Poor finish

    Best Uses

      Customer comments about Ventura 84x42 Dining Table:

      Purchased this table (84 inch length) in the cherry finish along with six Doyle chairs. I love the look of it, the unusual shape and the petite size work really well in the somewhat small dining room of my 1950's era house.

      I am really disappointed in the finish however. Our table was delivered only six weeks ago, within a month the table top had obvious damage from UV light. We could clearly see outlines of where the placemats had been.

      After the fact, I looked at the care recommendations from R&B which indicate that "over time, air and sunlight will change the color of natural wood". This phenomenon is no surprise to me, but it is surprising that the finish on this table didn't include (apparently) any kind of UV protectant. The table was not inexpensive and I'm disappointed that it's already looking bad after not even two months.

      I am submitting a complaint to R&B customer service. If possible, I'll update this review and share their response.

      Additionally I'm taking care to remove the placemats after meals and to close my blinds to keep out the sun. (I live in Seattle, it pains me to shut out the sunshine on days when the sun is actually out!)

      Bottom Line: I really do like the shape, size and style of this table and I would recommend this to a friend but I'd also warn them to protect it from the sun.

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      5.0

      gorgeous mid century style table

      By Johnnymal

      from West New York, NJ

      Style Mid-century modern

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to clean
      • Great Design
      • Quality construction

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Formal dining

        Customer comments about Ventura 84x42 Dining Table:

        This table is absolutely gorgeous. I originally bought a west elm table but after seeing it in the store and realizing how cheaply it was made I canceled the order and splurged on this one. I haven't seen any scratches or watermarks yet but I've been very careful and have been using placemats and coasters. I'm not sure how durable it is but I don't want to damage it since it was quite a bit more than I wanted to spend. Looks gorgeous though and I would buy it again.

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        1.0

        Disappointed

        By Frustrated by Furniture

        from Edmonton, AB, Canada

        Style Mid-century modern

        Pros

        • Great Design

        Cons

        • Poor finish

        Best Uses

        • Formal dining

        Customer comments about Ventura 84x42 Dining Table:

        I unwraped my new table only to find a 2'x 2' "milky" square in the finish of it. I was sure that when informed R&B of this flaw that they would replace the table. They did not. They have indicated that it should correct itself eventually and after 6 months of back and forth gave me a credit of $300.

        I do not see this problem correcting itself any time soon, if ever. I don't know why R&B feels like this would be acceptable to a customer. What is the point of putting a craftsman signature on the piece if you won't stand behind it? Very disappointed and want my money back in full or be sent a new table.

        I would also agree with others that this table is very soft and will scratch easily.

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        2.0

        Great Design-Poor Finish

        By MOM1

        from Edina,MN

        Style Modern/contemporary

        Pros

        • Great Design

        Cons

        • Poor finish

        Best Uses

        • Formal dining

        Customer comments about Ventura 84x42 Dining Table:

        I love the design of this table, but I am having issues with the finish. The lacquer is peeling in multiple areas and the table will scratch from just setting a plate down. I am disappointed as I was so excited to finally have a nice dining room table that would last for years to come.

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        (10 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        water spots

        By walnut

        from Chicago, IL

        Style Classic/traditional

        Pros

        • Great Design

        Cons

        • Difficult to clean
        • Shows water marks

        Best Uses

        • Formal dining

        Customer comments about Ventura 84x42 Dining Table:

        The design of the Ventura table is great. We've had so many positive comments on the style. The finish on the walnut has not appeared to scratch as easily as others have mentioned in reviews. However, the finish does show water spots very easily and they do not come out! We tried every known remedy for water spots and they simply won't come out, which is really disappointing as the table is otherwise the centerpiece of the dining room.

        If you use this dining table to actually dine upon, then a waterproof tablecloth is reccommended. I've never had a piece of finished furniture that shows spots so easily. Even the cheap built-it-yourself furniture I had in the past didn't spot like this.

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        (8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

         
        3.0

        Nice design, but..

        By mom

        from Westchester, NY

        Style Modern/contemporary

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Great Design

        Cons

        • Beautiful Table But Not
        • Not Durable For Every Day
        • Poor finish

        Best Uses

          Customer comments about Ventura 96x42 Dining Table:

          This table is beautiful, however, not durable enough. Definitely not for every day use. I was looking for a modern table with clean lines for my kitchen. It is not durable enough for a kitchen and I wish someone would have told me that. (I did go to a store to see it). I put a plate that came from a microwave on it and now have a ring on the table. Also, it scratches very easily. I am a bit disappointed. Good thing it was not too expensive.

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          2.0

          Poor painting choice

          By Ventura 72x42 walnut color

          from BH, CA

          Style Minimalist

          Pros

          • Great Design

          Cons

          • Poor quality

          Best Uses

          • Formal dining

          Customer comments about Ventura 84x42 Dining Table:

          The paint is very easy to get scratched, scarred, or discolored. not good for regular day to day family use. also, when I called today to the customer service 1/8/13 (forgot the lady's name), she was very arrogant and not helpful, and dishonest about the problem with the product. the talbe is designed for people to use, and it should take normal wear and tear well, after all, it's not an art work for you just to look at! I am very disappointed with R&B.

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          (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          The 96x42 Table

          By Edward_B

          from Palos Verdes Estates, CA

          Style Mid-century modern, Modern/contemporary

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Great Design

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Formal dining

            Customer comments about Ventura 96x42 Dining Table:

            It's as beautiful as it looks in person. We have it in walnut. We wanted a big table that could fit 8-10 people, for sure it comfortably fits 8, 10 will be a squeeze. We set it up with some vintage teak Danish modern chairs. Looks phenomenal.

            We also ordered a table top cover since we will use this as a daily table for the family. We want to keep the table top from getting destroyed by our kids, so we ordered a table top from a company found online. I was a little disappointed that Room and Board was not helpful in providing me with specs for the table, nor would they recommend a company that manufactures a table top cover. The unconventional shape was a bit challenging to measure and outline for the table top company. Room and Board could have saved me some time and effort by just giving me the specs.

            So after about 1 months of having it, it's a great table, no complaints about it on my end.

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