Another idea is to shift the granite towards the dining table and add a butcher block insert.
|DeGraw & DeHaan Architect|
Or we could add on a table extension like the one below. I think this would be an extremely difficult look to pull off as I don't want the extension to look like an after thought.
|Flourish and Design Style|
|Martha O’Hara Interiors|
Here is our kitchen now. I do love the look of our giant cutting board on the island, which makes me think that butcher block on the island is the way to go.