Good knives become great knives with regular service. Both honing and sharpening your knives regularly will keep them feeling sharp, making them your favourite tool in the kitchen.
We offer a Knife Sharpening Service in Toronto at each of our store locations. Bring us your knives on or before drop-off day (see below), give us a couple days, and we'll return them to you perfectly sharp.
Spring 2021 service dates include the weeks of March 22nd, April 26th, May 24th (holiday pending), & June 28th.
Monthly Knife Sharpening Service Schedule:
Drop Off: 4th Tuesday of every month, before 6pm
Pick Up: Your knives will be ready the following Thursday, two days later, before 6pm
Cookery Uptown Yonge
Drop off: 4th Wednesday of every month, before 6pm
Pick Up: Your knives will be ready by the following Friday, two days later, before 6pm.
Cookery Bloor West Village
Drop off: 4th Monday of every month, before 6pm
Pick Up: Your knives will be ready by the following Wednesday, two days later, before 6pm.
Knife Sharpening Rates
$1.35 per inch for straight blades
$2.25 per inch for serrated blades
Scissors $9 minimum ($1.35 per inch for each side)
Minor repairs like a chipped tip, $5; $10+ for a missing tip / other major repairs - for discussion at the time of drop-off.
New requirements for Colleague & Customer Safety during COVID-19:
- All knives must have been thoroughly cleaned and sanitized before being dropped off at Cookery. Please wipe them with a disinfectant (ie Lysol wipe or spray) or diluted bleach / water solution before dropping them off.
- All knives must be wrapped in a clean Kitchen Towel / Tea Towel (multiple knives in one towel ok as long as the knives are not exposed, must be fully wrapped) before being dropped off at Cookery.
Sanitation Protocols for Colleague & Customer Safety during COVID-19:
- Sharpening colleagues sanitize their hands before opening every 'knife in towel' package, and after each sharpening.
- Each knife is bathed in a water & rubbing alcohol solution after being sharpened and before being returned to its 'Kitchen Towel wrapping'.