The source for shopping decisions, impulses, and inspiration

Amazon Basics 45-Piece Stainless Steel Flatware Set

Published: March 13, 2019

Product Details:

  • Includes eight dinner knives, eight dinner forks, eight salad forks, eight dinner spoons, and eight teaspoons, plus a five-piece serving set (one slotted serving spoon, one serving spoon, one serving fork, one sugar spoon, and one butter knife)
  • Made of 18/0 stainless steel
  • Dishwasher-safe
  • Four different design options: pearled, round, square, and scalloped

Pros:

  • Quality is impressive for the price
  • Gently curved contours sit comfortably in hands
  • Strong and durable steel

Cons:

  • Says "AmazonBasics" on every piece
  • Can rust over time
  • Dishwasher can cause spotting

Who It’s For…

Those looking for an extensive set of stainless steel utensils for a reasonable price.

Who It’s Not For…

Those looking to run their utensils through the dishwasher without causing any wear and tear.

Why We Picked It:

  • The spoons’ bowls are deep and effective for scooping.
  • The forks are designed with slim tines that poke cleanly into food.
  • This set is heavy-duty enough to handle meats and robust vegetables but still looks elegant and feels comfortable in your hands.
close

Get Our Top Stories Straight to Your Inbox