High Carbon Steel Steak Knives

  • Sugg. Price $529 Our Price $319.95
    Bring these expertly crafted knives to the table whenever steak is on the menu. Forged in Germany of high-carbon steel, each full-tang blade features a recessed bolster, allowing you to sharpen the full length of the cutting edge. Set includes four 4 1/2" steak knives in a wooden box for presentation and storage; please note that only the box can be personalized with a monogram. Each knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Full tangs are triple riveted to the handles for exceptional durability and control. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Each knife has a recessed bolster that facilitates honing and sharpening the entire length of the cutting edge; a heel bolster provides added balance. Sleek contoured handles are made of smooth polypropylene.
  • Sugg. Price $476 Our Price $259.95
    Crafted in Japan, these steak knives have blades forged of stainless steel clad with 16 microthin layers of high-carbon steel. The result is a supersharp blade that combines the beauty of traditional Damascus steel with modern rust-resistance and durability. Set includes four steak knives. VG-MAX "super steel" blade is clad on each side with 34 microthin layers of stainless steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. Exceedingly sharp cutting edges are long lasting and easy to maintain. Durable PakkaWood handles resist moisture and have a D shape, to sit comfortably in the hand. NSF-certified knives meet high-level safety standards for professional kitchens.
  • Sugg. Price $124 Our Price $79.95
    Efficient and affordable, these German-made knives are the ideal tool for slicing through steaks and chops. The high-carbon-steel blades are designed to maintain their finely honed edges. For comfort, each knife has a high-impact durable polymer handle. Set includes four 4 1/2” steak knives. Blades made from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Contoured durable polymer handles are triple riveted to the blades.
  • Sugg. Price $620 Our Price $399.95
    Bring these attractive German-crafted knives to the table whenever steak is on the menu. Each precision-forged high-carbon-steel blade is triple riveted to a finely grained African blackwood handle. A kit for maintaining the appearance of the handles is included. Set includes four 4 1/2" steak knives in a wooden box for presentation and storage and a care kit. Each knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Full tangs are triple riveted to the handles for exceptional durability and control. Each knife has a recessed bolster that facilitates honing and sharpening the entire length of the cutting edge; the heel of the bolster provides added balance. Comfortable contoured handles are cut from dense African blackwood and hand polished. Included care kit contains mineral oil for maintaining the silken finish of the handles.
  • Sugg. Price $352 Our Price $229.95
    Form and function combine in these top-quality steak knives. Made in Germany of a special alloyed surgical steel, the blades hold an extra-sharp edge. Each knife has a tang that extends the entire length of the handle for superb balance. Set includes four 4 1/2" steak knives. Each knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Full tangs are triple riveted to the handles for exceptional durability and control. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Polypropylene handles are contoured for a comfortable grip.
  • Sugg. Price $180 Our Price $99.95
    These steak knives are produced to the same exacting specifications as professional-quality kitchen cutlery and deftly slice through even the thickest steaks, from Porterhouse to rib-eye. Each knife has a tang that extends the entire length of the handle for superb balance. The blades are stamped from a single piece of high-carbon stainless steel for superior edge retention. Presented in a beechwood storage box, the knives are inspired by architect Matteo Thun, who has contributed his design expertise to our Zwilling Pro collection. Set includes four 4 1/2" steak knives. Blade is forge of Zwilling Special Formula high-carbon stainless steel for durability and edge retention. Zwilling’s Friodur ice-hardening technique results in a harder, sharper blade that is corrosion resistant and highly elastic. Polypropylene handles are triple riveted to a full tang and contoured for a secure, comfortable grip. Knife blades are individually hand sharpened and polished. Made in Spain.
  • Sugg. Price $440 Our Price $259.95
    The added heft and long blade of this steak house-style knife provides the extra leverage needed to quickly slice through the largest porterhouse or rib-eye. Its razor-sharp serrated leading edge slices cleanly and won’t tear even the most tender cuts. Knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Edges are hand ground for sharpness and precision. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Full tang is triple riveted to the handle for exceptional durability and control. Synthetic handle is contoured for a comfortable grip.
  • Sugg. Price $88 Our Price $69.95
    Form and function come together skillfully in this peerless German-made steak knife. Its forged blade is made of a specially formulated alloyed steel that maintains an extra-sharp edge. The full tang is triple riveted to the polypropylene handle for exceptional balance. Knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Full tang is triple riveted to the handle for exceptional durability and control. Polypropylene handle is contoured for a comfortable grip.
  • Sugg. Price $204 Our Price $119.95
    Part of Wusthof’s Gourmet line, these precision knives are named for the famous cowboys of Argentina, a country famous for its fine beef. The ultrasharp edge of the long 5 1/2” blade glides through all sorts of steaks and chops. Set includes four 5 1/2" steak knives. The stamped blades are made of high-carbon no-stain steel for top performance and durability. Full tangs ensure superb balance and control. Triple-riveted polypropylene handles provide a comfortable grip.
  • Sugg. Price $300 Our Price $199.95
    Named after Tokyo’s Shima Steakhouse, famous for serving some of the finest beef in the world, these distinctive steak knives are handcrafted of a premium Japanese high-carbon stainless steel. The 16˚ razor-sharp edge cuts with remarkable precision, retaining the meats flavor far better than serrated steak knives. Set of four steak knives. Crafted of Japanese high-carbon stainless steel for excellent cutting performance and sharp edge-holding capability. Mirror-polished, slightly curved blade ensures easy, precision slicing. Full-tang construction provides balance in the hand and strength for the task. Fully riveted handle scales are made of ebony PakkaWood with a decorative inlay. Contoured handle design tapers toward the blade to provide a comfortable grip for precise cutting control. 5"-long blade; 4 3/8"-long handle. Handcrafted in Japan.
  • Sugg. Price $350 Our Price $183.95
    Williams Sonoma's partnership with Global cutlery led to the development of Global Ukon, the perfect synthesis of Japan's knife-making heritage, modern design and superior performance. Details like a dual-surface handle, an ambidextrous thumb rest and a thicker blade with a noticeably sharper edge are indications of Ukon's technical innovation. Like all Global knives, the cutlery offers perfect balance and seamless construction. This set of four steak knives is made to the same standards as Ukon kitchen knives for ease of cutting at the table. Knife edges are 10% sharper out of the box based on internationally recognized C.A.T.R.A. testing. Dual-surface handles have smooth and textured sides, representing the fusion of modern design and Global tradition. Thicker blades provide added durability and strength without compromising performance. Ergonomic handle and rounded spine ensure extra comfort and minimize fatigue. Stamped blade is made of exceptionally hard Cromova 18 high-carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to resist corrosion. Made in Japan exclusively for Williams Sonoma. Set of four.
  • Sugg. Price $215 Our Price $129.95
    Inspired by urban farmer markets that connect home cooks with farm-fresh ingredients, Wüsthof's Urban Farmer series blends a sharp high-carbon steel blade with a rustic beechwood handle. The knives were designed by Bjoern Berger to inspire creativity in the kitchen as well as the garden. Crafted with a full tang, razor-sharp blade, nonslip bolster and beechwood handle, the steak knife is a well-balanced, comfortable and efficient tool – ideal for cutting into beef, poultry, fish and more. Set of four steak knives. Precision laser cut from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon, stain-free steel. Tempered to the ideal grade of hardness; blade is strong enough to hold a lasting edge and flexible enough not to crack under pressure. Semisoft bolster provides a confident, secure grip even when hands are wet. Full tang is riveted to the handle for exceptional durability and control. Sustainably grown European beechwood handle is heat treated for strength and water resistance. Made in Solingen, Germany. A Williams Sonoma exclusive.
  • Sugg. Price $667 Our Price $399.95
    The added heft and long blade of these steakhouse-style knives provides the extra leverage needed to quickly slice through the largest porterhouse or rib-eye. Housed in a solid wood block, this set of knives feature razor-sharp partially scalloped edges that slice cleanly and won’t tear even the most tender cuts. Set includes six 5" steak knives and a hardwood storage block. Blade is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Edges are hand ground for sharpness and precision. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Full tang is triple riveted to the handle for exceptional durability and control. Synthetic handle is contoured for a comfortable grip. Handsome birch block safely stores six steak knives and is gentle on knives’ edges. Made in Germany.
  • Sugg. Price $272 Our Price $169.95
    Since 1814, Wüsthof has been designing and producing some of the world's finest cutlery. These German-made steak knives feature lustrous plum wood handles and extremely sharp, fine blade edges that slice through meat without tearing or shredding. The accompanying wooden box makes this set ideal for presentation at the table – or for gifting. Set includes six steak knives in a black wooden storage box. High-carbon stainless-steel knife blades are laser-cut stamped. Elegant plum wood handles feature a unique wood grain with natural luster. Handles are triple-riveted to blades. Knives are made in the historic cutlery center of Solingen, Germany.
  • Sugg. Price $38 Our Price $24.95
    Kai, one of Japan's largest and most historic cutlery companies, has developed Kai Luna to offer superior cutlery design at an affordable price. Each knife has a high-carbon stainless-steel blade that is mirror-polished and finished with unique hammered detail. This set includes four steak knives with razor-sharp serrations to slice effortlessly through meat. Traditional Japanese hammered finish helps release food more easily. Mirror polishing with graze-finish edge increases stain and corrosion resistance. German DIN1.4116 high-carbon stainless-steel blade holds a super-sharp edge. 16-degree cutting edge is sharper and more precise than standard Western-style knives. Lightweight, soft-grip handle has rubberized inserts for a comfortable, secure grip. Set of four steak knives.
  • Sugg. Price $600 Our Price $359.95
    The Wüsthof Crafter knife series celebrates the spirit of old-world craftsmanship with brass rivets and rich oak handles featuring a branded Wüsthof logo. Forged from durable high-carbon steel, these straight-edge steak knives are made with Wüsthof's famed PEtec for long-lasting sharpness. Set of four 4 1/2" steak knives. Each knife is precision forged from single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Smoked oak handle is branded with the Wüsthof logo. Triple brass rivets and full tang provide exceptional durability and control. Made in the renowned cutlery center of Solingen, Germany.
  • Sugg. Price $404 Our Price $259.95
    Crafted in Germany, these top-quality knives are a superb gift for steak lovers. Hollow-edge indentations on the blades create air pockets that allow the knives to glide easily through even the thickest steaks or chops. Set includes four 4 1/2" steak knives. Each knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Blades have hollow-edge depressions to reduce friction and minimize sticking. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) ensures a 20% sharper blade with twice the edge retention. Full tangs are triple riveted to the handles for exceptional durability and control. Polypropylene handles are contoured for a comfortable grip.
  • Sugg. Price $65 Our Price $49.95
    An excellent value, this set of steak knives features blades of high-carbon stainless steel, ice-hardened for strength and sharpness. Handles of stainless steel create a sleek look. Set of four 4 1/2" steak knives. Blades are precision-stamped from single pieces of high-carbon stainless steel. Micro serrations on blade edges help the knives slice cleanly through steaks, chops and other individual cuts. Zwilling’s patented Friodur ice-hardening technique results in a harder, sharper blade that is corrosion resistant and highly elastic. Edges are hand honed and finished for long-lasting sharpness. Stainless-steel handles.
  • Sugg. Price $200 Our Price $99.95
    These steak knives are distinguished by a unique inverted double serration on the blade edge, so they won't tear meat as you cut into it. Featuring large wooden handles inspired by the knives used in steakhouses, the boxed set makes an excellent gift. Blades are durable high-carbon steel with full tangs. The blade's inverted double serration doesn't tear food and retains its sharpness well. Palisander wood handles are generously sized steakhouse-style. Includes bamboo storage box with magnets to hold knives in place. Set of four. Made in Germany by Zwilling J.A. Henckels, founded in 1731.
  • Sugg. Price $748 Our Price $349.95
    From our premium Kaji line by Japan's Shun, these steak knives combine new technology with centuries-old traditions of handcraftsmanship. Set includes four steak knives. 65-layer blade features a premium SG-2 powdered steel cutting core clad in 64 layers of forged nickel/stainless steel Damascus. Inspired by centuries-old samurai sword–making techniques, the blade's construction creates a supersharp cutting edge. Handles are made of moisture-resistant, resin-infused PakkaWood, shaped for comfort and control. These NSF-certified knives meet the high-level safety standards for professional kitchens. Handcrafted in Japan. A Williams Sonoma exclusive.
  • Sugg. Price $624 Our Price $419.95
    The Shun Premier collection is distinguished by hand-hammered blades and walnut-colored PakkaWood handles that evoke the artistry of traditional hand-forged knives. Hand-crafted in Japan, the blades are thin and lightweight. Shun Premier's steak knife set ensures an impressive presentation and razor-sharp performance when you're serving steaks, chops and other meats. Set includes four steak knives. Blades feature a core of VG-10 "super steel" clad on each side with 69 microthin layers of stainless-steel. The striking hand-hammered finish ( tsuchime in Japanese) reduces drag when cutting and helps to quickly release food from the blade. Walnut-finish PakkaWood handles have a two-position design, providing a trigger grip for pull cuts and the perfect balance point for a pinch grip. Stainless-steel end caps embossed with the Shun logo add stability, strength and wide weight distribution from end to end.
  • Sugg. Price $65 Our Price $49.95
    An excellent value, this set of steak knives features blades of high-carbon stainless steel, ice-hardened for strength and sharpness.   Set of four 4 1/2" steak knives. Blades are precision-stamped from single pieces of high-carbon stainless steel. Micro serrations on blade edges help the knives slice cleanly through steaks, chops and other individual cuts. Zwilling's patented Friodur ice-hardening technique results in a harder, sharper blade that is corrosion resistant and highly elastic. Edges are hand honed and finished for long-lasting sharpness.
  • Sugg. Price $279 Our Price $219.95
    Made to the exacting standards of Japanese professional chefs, Global's award-winning knives are an excellent choice for the discerning home cook. When you're set to slice into a thick, juicy steak or pork chop, using a knife designed especially for the task at hand heightens your pleasure. These steak knives feature Global's trademark seamless stainless steel construction and striking design. Stamped blades are made of exceptionally hard Cromova 18 high-carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to resist corrosion. Prominent 1/4" edge is visible to the naked eye and ground straight to a point rather than beveled resulting in impressive sharpness and edge retention. Stainless-steel handle is seamlessly constructed and textured for a good grip. Crafted to professional standards, this knife is lightweight yet perfectly balanced. Set of four.
  • Sugg. Price $380 Our Price $199.95
    Professional chefs know that the proper weight and balance of a knife are just as vital as a strong, sharp edge. Crafted in Germany, the Four Star II collection delivers on all counts with a superior hand feel and high-carbon steel blades forged for optimal sharpness. The strong yet flexible blades of these steak knives cut easily through steaks, chops and other individual meat cuts. Set includes four individual steak knives. Precision forged using Zwilling’s Sigmaforge process, which incorporates the Fridour ice-hardening technique to produce corrosion-resistant blades that are exceptionally hard yet flexible. Precise lasers are used to ensure each blade’s edge is at the ideal cutting angle for maximum sharpness. Stainless-steel end caps provide excellent balance while cutting. Permanently bonded polypropylene handles have just enough texture for a secure, comfortable grip. Bolsters transition seamlessly to handles to accommodate a wide variety of cutting grips. Made in Germany by Zwilling J.A. Henckels, founded in 1731.
  • Sugg. Price $300 Our Price $229.95
    Bring these expertly crafted knives to the table whenever steak is on the menu. Forged in Germany, they utilize a sophisticated new alloy that allows the blades to maintain a longer-lasting cutting edge. The no-slip handles are fashioned from pebbled polypropylene. Each knife is precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Wusthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) creates an extraordinarily sharp blade that retains its edge 30% longer. Tang extends deep into the handle for exceptional durability and control. A heavy bolster provides perfect balance. Pebbled polypropylene handle is contoured for a secure grip. Set includes four 4 1/2" steak knives.
  • Sugg. Price $126 Our Price $79.95
    The Zwilling Gourmet collection brings you outstanding performance at a great value. With comfortable handles and a lightweight feel, Gourmet knives offer confident, fatigue-free cutting. This set of four knives features remarkably sharp laser-controlled edges for cleanly slicing through steak, chops and other meat. Set of four 4 1/2" straight-edge steak knives. Each blade is precision-stamped from single piece of high-carbon stainless steel. Zwilling's patented Friodur ice-hardening technique results in an ultra-hard, sharp blade that is corrosion resistant and highly elastic. Precise lasers are used to ensure each blade edge is at the optimal cutting angle for maximum sharpness. Traditional three-riveted handle with full tang provides maximum comfort and stability while cutting. Highly durable POM handle has stainless-steel rivets that provide perfect balance between blade and handle. Center rivet is laser inscribed with Zwilling logo. Made in Germany by Zwilling J.A. Henckels, founded in 1731.
  • $649.95
    Handcrafted in Japan, these steak knives have blades forged of stainless steel clad with 16 microthin layers of high-carbon steel. The resulting supersharp blades combine the beauty of traditional Damascus steel with modern rust-resistance and durability. Set of eight steak knives. VG-MAX "super steel" blade is clad on each side with 34 microthin layers of stainless steel, creating a variegated look reminiscent of a Damascus-style blade. Exceedingly sharp cutting edges are long lasting and easy to maintain. Durable D-shaped PakkaWood handles resist moisture and feel comfortable in hand. NSF-certified knives meet high-level safety standards for professional kitchens.
  • Sugg. Price $126 Our Price $99.95
    Turn to this expertly crafted knife whenever steak is on the menu. Forged in Germany of high-carbon steel, the super-sharp blade cuts clean slices without tearing or shredding meat. Precision forged from a single piece of sturdy high-carbon steel that resists stains and corrosion. Wüsthof's Precision Edge Technology (PEtec) creates an extremely thin, sharp cutting edge along the entire length of blade. PEtec laser-sharpening process also results in superior edge retention. Sleek contoured handle is smooth durable polymer. Made in Germany.
  • Sugg. Price $263 Our Price $149.95
    This portable collection includes four steak knives in a slim leather carrying case—the perfect set for toting along to picnics, camping trips, tailgate parties and other outings. Zwilling's unique inverted double serration offers the smooth cut of a fine-edge knife and retains its sharpness over years of use. Durable, hand-finished blades are made of Henckel’s proprietary Special Formula Stainless Steel. Inverted double serration doesn't tear food and stays sharp longer than a straight-edge blade. Full-tang blades are triple riveted to handles. Palisander wood handles have a streamlined, tapered profile. Includes brown leather zipper case with four individual slots. Set of four knives. Designed in Germany by Zwilling J.A. Henckels, founded in 1731. Made in Spain.
  • Sugg. Price $350 Our Price $219.95
    Global's award-winning designs adapt themselves beautifully to these efficient steak knives. Great for everything from thick, juicy steaks to tender pork chops, our exclusive set combines four knives with a stainless-steel display case that's perfect for bringing out to the grill. Afterward, use it as an in-drawer knife-storage rack. 5-piece set includes four of Global's signature steak knives – plus an ingenious case for storage and display. Stamped blades are made of exceptionally hard Cromova 18 high-carbon stainless steel, ice tempered and hardened to resist corrosion. Prominent 1/4" edge is visible to the naked eye and ground straight to a point for impressive sharpness and edge retention. Stainless-steel handles are seamlessly constructed and textured for a good grip. Crafted to professional standards, these lightweight knives are perfectly balanced.
  • $1,949.95
    Favored by top chefs worldwide, Nesmuk knives are handcrafted from extraordinary materials and refined for the highest level of cutting performance. The Janus series is finished with an exceptionally hard, black diamond-like carbon coating, which glides effortlessly through foods of all textures. These steak knives features straightforward geometry that allows them to cut easily without sawing or ripping tender cuts of meat. Set of two knives comes in a wooden storage case, exclusive to Williams Sonoma. Handcrafted of high-performance stainless steel with niobium, a rare Brazilian metal, for maximum sharpness and strength. Blade has a high-quality diamond-like carbon coating that offers extraordinary cutting performance and toughness. Handle is European bog oak (fossilized oak trunk up to 5,000 years old) with a brushed stainless-steel collar. Ergonomically designed handle.
  • Sugg. Price $168 Our Price $99.95
    Since 1814, Wüsthof has been designing and producing some of the world's finest cutlery. These German-made steak knives feature lustrous plum wood handles that are silky-smooth to the touch. The extremely sharp, fine blade edges slice through meat without tearing or shredding. Set includes four steak knives. High-carbon stainless-steel knife blades are laser-cut stamped. Elegant plum wood handles feature a unique wood grain with natural luster. Handles are triple-riveted to blades. Crafted in the historic cutlery center of Solingen, Germany.