The 8ft Banquet Table is one of the most common and versatile folding tables. Great for wedding receptions, holiday parties, corporate meetings, college gatherings, or any other social gathering.. These banquet tables seat 8 people comfortably with four on each side and up to 10 people if you add one person to each end. Set up individually or end to end in many different configurations. The 8ft banquet table is often used for the buffet table and by caterers. You can also add linens for a more elegant look.