The 8 Best Carbon Steel Frying Pans

Updated April 24, 2018 by Gabrielle Taylor

Best High-End
Best Mid-Range
Best Inexpensive
We spent 26 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. If you love the ease of cooking in a nonstick skillet, but consider a good sear on your steak a necessity, a carbon steel frying pan can give you the best of both worlds. Once properly seasoned, they're just as slippery as Teflon, and they can stand up to super high heat, making them perfect for cooking over open flames on a grill or campfire. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best carbon steel frying pan on Amazon.

8. Paderno Heavy Duty

7. Lodge 15-Inch

6. Joyce Chen Flat Bottom Wok

5. Mauviel M'Steel

4. De Buyer Country Chef

3. Lodge Pre-Seasoned

2. Matfer Bourgeat Black

1. De Buyer Mineral B

help support our research

patreon logoezvid wiki logo small

Last updated on April 24, 2018 by Gabrielle Taylor

Gabrielle is a writer and hopeful entrepreneur who hails from a tiny town in Virginia. Earlier in her career, she spent a few years in Southern California before moving back to the east coast (but she misses LA every day). An avid and enthusiastic home cook, she is somewhat of an expert at fending off attempted food thievery by her lazy boxer.

Thanks for reading the fine print. About the Wiki: We don't accept sponsorships, free goods, samples, promotional products, or other benefits from any of the product brands featured on this page, except in cases where those brands are manufactured by the retailer to which we are linking. For our full ranking methodology, please read about us, linked below. The Wiki is a participant in associate programs from Amazon, Walmart, Ebay, Target, and others, and may earn advertising fees when you use our links to these websites. These fees will not increase your purchase price, which will be the same as any direct visitor to the merchant’s website. If you believe that your product should be included in this review, you may contact us, but we cannot guarantee a response, even if you send us flowers.