Could also do this as like a behind the couch shelf if the room is big enough Turn you short Billy bookcase into a double-duty kitchen island using this IKEA hack!
I have six of these large billy bookcases, looks like I have a lot of work ahead to make them so elegant. Designer hack for a BILLY bookcase
We were looking for mid-height bookcases with glass doors for our living room, at a reasonable price. Turned out that the GRYTNÄS kitchen doors might fit.