Buffets and sideboards are essentially the same thing. The French defined a buffet as a small sideboard used for storing dishes. The terms are often used interchangeably, but regardless of what you want to call it, buffets and sideboards continue to be stylish and functional additions to the dining room. Credit to www.houzz.com
Expand your storage space and make entertaining easier with a buffet or sideboard designed for laying out big meals and hiding away spare linens, dishes, and cutlery. Some servers even include wine racks for storing extra bottles.