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10 quality and classy cutlery sets to buy before your next feast

These make the cut.

One of the most rewarding things we do in life is sit down for a meal. Whether it’s a casual dinner while watching an episode of our favourite series, or a fancy banquet with our nearest and dearest, food – and the experience of sharing a meal – brings all of us unequivocal joy. For meal times, big or small, having our best cutlery set in Australia at our disposal makes all the difference for our dining experience.

What is good quality cutlery?

The best cutlery set depends on your specific dining needs. Look for quality stainless steel, or if that doesn’t suit your interior aesthetic – make sure the substitute is made of equally durable material. The form of the knives, forks and spoons is equally important, so that they are lightweight and comfortable to hold. Below, we have rounded up some of the best cutlery sets in Australia that fit the bill.

Best cutlery sets to shop in Australia


Robert Welch Radford 56 Piece Set, $399.98 (usually $799.95), Myer

Simple in appearance but luxurious in quality, these timeless stainless steel pieces sit effortlessly in your hand and complement a classic dining room aesthetic.


Wilkie Brothers Wallace 56 Piece Set, $116 (usually $235), Appliances Online

Be ready to host at a moment’s notice with this 56 piece cutlery set, complete with a shimmering mirror finish and quality stainless steel construction to resist wear and tear.


Baccarat Royce 40 Piece Stainless Steel Set, $129.99 (usually $329.99), House

Whether you’re having a casual dinner or a fancy feast, this quality and slender stainless steel cutlery set fits any dining occasion.


Bernadotte 24 Piece Set, $710, Georg Jensen

With Art Deco inspired grooved handles, this stainless steel cutlery set is timeless and classy – a perfect housewarming or wedding gift, or a present for yourself.


Sherwood Housewares 24 Piece Polish Set, $119, Temple & Webster

In matte black, these thin and subtle knives, forks and spoons elevate any dining experience while being comfortable to hold.


Smith & Nobel Preston 42 Piece Set, $219.99 ($87.99 for members) Harris Scarfe

Light in your hand, these stainless steel forks, knives and spoons are crafted with teardrop-shaped handles for a modern and practical addition to your kitchen.


Stanley Rogers St Albany 70 Piece Set, $169 (usually $439), David Jones

No matter your interior style, these modern pieces with a mirror finish are designed to glide smoothly over your plate.


HaWare 30 Piece Set, $105.32, Amazon

Made of food-grade stainless steel, this set is as durable as it is sleek. Curved to fit comfortably in your hand, it is weighted for perfect balance throughout your meals.


Jonathan Adler Vienna Flatware Set, $236, Farfetch

In a gorgeous gold tone, this elegant set will add a touch of sophistication to your kitchen collection and will impress at dinner parties.


Languiole Australia by Louis Thiers 24 Piece Set, $189 (usually $349), Hardtofind

Thicker than most other sets sold in Australia, this stainless steel set is extremely high quality and longer laster – for years of delicious meals.

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