POPSUGAR Food Poll Poll: Are You Willing to Eat at Communal Tables? Are You Willing to Eat at a Communal Table? by Food 10/30/09 8 Shares Like us on Facebook Source: Flickr User bhamsandwich Read More Communal TablesDining OutRestaurantsPoll POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get inspired with our daily newsletter Food Home Love and Sex Vegetarian DIY Tech Sign up with By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. What’s Your Reaction? Thanks for your reaction Don’t forget to share this with your friends! 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Reactions PinkNC 5 years I'd rather have my own table but it wouldn't bother me if I had to do this. Shoregirl72 5 years It all depends...I do love meeting new people..but as long as I feel comfortable. betty-kraker 5 years it could b interesting mek123 5 years If I'm by myself I don't mind a communal table but if I'm with a group I prefer our own table. KadBunny 5 years Unless it's a special occasion yadda yadda then I wouldn't mind! Food brings people together after all. :) bluesarahlou 5 years Depends on the situation. I wouldn't mind sitting at the table above by myself or with a few friends, but if it was a more formal dinner I'd like my party to have our own table. leabythesea 5 years I'd rather not. justanerd1975 5 years My thoughts exactly Spectra- I pay to eat at my own table! AlexisSF 5 years i don't mind it, but it does depend on who they seat me next to! Spectra 5 years Not unless I'm in a setting like a family reunion or a church picnic where all the tables are huge and everyone's eating together. At a real restaurant, I pay to be able to eat at my own table. kiwitwist 5 years no thanks mamasitamalita 5 years I don't go out of my way to find communal table restaurants, but if its not too insane when I wander in some place, it's ok partysugar 5 years I am so over communal tables, but if the restaurant is really crowded and popular and the wait is long, then yes, I will sit at the communal. lisabarn 5 years If it is the only option syako 5 years I don't mind this, but I rarely find myself engaging in convos with strangers because I'm at a communal table.