The island is an important element in most kitchens. However, it occupies a special place in modern and contemporary kitchens and is the element that normally separates the kitchen area from the living space. Most of the time, the kitchen island also doubles as a bar, breakfast table, and similar options. This is why the seating also plays an important role in determining the overall appearance and function of the entire room. Figuring out the best design option for the kitchen island and seating can be a real challenge. Stools are the most popular solution, but you can also opt for a pull-out bench. Check out the different ideas with and without cover below to choose the option!