There’s a reason why professional chefs spend so much time choosing their knives. A good knife is not only more efficient to use but it’s also safer to use. And that not only applies to chef knives but also steak knives as well. So you should always choose the best steak knives available to ensure that your dining experience is as enjoyable as possible. To help our readers choose their next great set of steak knives, I’ve listed the ten best brands currently available below. Any one of the following knives makes cutting into a steak or a baked potato as easy as it should be.
My Picks for The 10 Best Steak Knives
#10 WÜSTHOF Gourmet Knife Set
Laser-crafted from high-carbon steel, this high-quality steak knife set not only looks good but is designed to be extremely durable. Their blades are razor sharp and make short work of anything that they’re cutting through, regardless of whether it’s a bell pepper or potato or a porterhouse steak. Each of these sets come with six 4.5-inch steak knives that have ergonomically designed handles. And each one is backed with a limited lifetime warranty that shows just how confident the manufacturer in these knives durability.
#9 Laguiole By Flying Colors Steak Knife Set
The first thing I noticed about these knives when I discovered them was that they have a sleek design that fits in well with both casual and formal place settings. They’re slim and approximately 9-inches long, and just look good laying on a table. As much as I like their elegant look, however, they’re not just a pretty face. They also have features that make them stand out from ordinary steak knives. For example, they have ABS plastic handles that are easy to hold, and high-grade stainless steel blades with micro-serrated edges that can cut through meat well and do it without needing to be sharpened.
#8 MCIRCO 18/10 Heavy-Duty Dinner Knives
Regardless of whether they’re known as dinner knives or steak knives, there’s one thing for certain: these blades fit in at just about any table. They’re made with a heavy-duty 18/10 stainless steel that’s not only heat-resistant and corrosion-proof but also won’t contaminate meals with a metallic taste as cheaper knives have a tendency of doing. They also have a very polished appearance and have flared handles that are easy to hold and use. Each one has a 3.94-inch blade and a 4.73-inch handle, and are extremely easy to clean.
#7 ZWilling J.A. Henckels Steak Knife Set
Few steak knives are so special that they require they’re own presentation box, so I knew when I saw this set I had to check it out. And as I suspected, this steak knife set was a high-quality set. They’re made with forged 4-inch serrated blades that are extremely strong and are capable of slicing through steaks and poultry with equal ease. They’re also made with a tapered design that makes them extremely easy to hold and use. Each set comes with 8 knives and a beautiful presentation box that allows this set to be a great wedding or housewarming gift.
#6 Home Hero Dinner Knife Set
These dinner knives are designed for people who are sick of knives that do a poor job of cutting through a steak. They’re made with a fully serrated steel blade that’s capable of not only cutting through poultry well but is also capable of cutting through very thick steaks, too. They are made using stainless steel and they’re completely corrosion-resistant. And because they’re made with durable handles, these knives will hold up for many years to come. These are high-quality knives that deserve a place at just about any dinner table.
#5 EmoJoy Pakkawood Stainless-Steel Knife Set
This set of eight 4.5-inch steaks knives are made of surgical-grade steel that’s extremely strong, durable and resistant to corrosion. This high-carbon German steel has been hand-sharped one each side and heat-treated to provide the consumer with one of the best cutting experiences of their life. They’re also designed with a full-tang through Pakkawood handles that give them a very serious and formal look. All of this makes these blades an elegant addition to any dinner table and they also make a great wedding or housewarming gift.
#4 Victorinox Swiss Army Knife Set
Just about everyone is familiar with Victorinox as the company that makes Swiss Army knives, but few people realize that they also make this great set of dinner knives. These steak knives are conical ground and ice tempered, so they hold their sharpness for quite a long time. Another thing that I like about these knives is that they’re well balanced so that they’re easy to use. And that’s really shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone because Victorinox has been crafting quality knives since the 1880s, and their expertise in the field of knife making shines with this set.
#3 Homgeek Stainless-Steel Steak Knife Set
These knives are made with a quality German stainless steel that contains a minimum of 15% chromium and is designed to resist corrosion better than any other knife available. Its stainless-steel blades are also extremely sharp and have a micro-serration that allows them to effortlessly glide through steak. And because these knives are heavier than a standard dinner knife, the consumer can feel their quality with every morsel of food they cut up. To not put too fine of a point on it, these knives are among the best steak knives a person could use.
#2 Bellemain Premium Steak Knife Set
This set of steak knives from Bellemain is designed to be some of the highest quality cutlery available. Each knife is made with surgical steel that’s not only razor-sharp but is also extremely resistant to corrosion or blade knicks. Each blade is also ice-tempered so that it can hold it’s edge longer than many of its competitors. It’s also worth mentioning that these knives are extremely well balanced, so every single cut of steak is almost effortless. And finally, I like how these knives look at my dinner table. They just have a very elegant look to them.
#1 Sky Light Premium Non-Serrated Knives
Anyone who wants a set of steak knives that are well made and also has a classic look to them is going to want to take a closer look at these knives. That’s because they’re made with surgical German stainless steel that cuts through steaks like a scalpel and has a design that fits well into any table setting. These knives also have a full-tang that runs through their ABS handles, and they are extremely well balanced. Another thing to like about these knives is that they’re also easy to sharpen and clean, and are designed for years of use.