We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Custom Cutlery and Ironworks

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
Review Highlights
A great place for men to visit in the colonies.

I left my husband here, and had to pick him up after I'd shopped. A fascinating place for anyone... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Sandra A
University Heights, Ohio
The only knives I use!

I now have six of their kitchen knives, and they are used daily! I love the different color... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Roanoke, IL
Read all 7 reviews
Enhance this page - Upload photos! Add a photo
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good0%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
28 Jul 2017
“A great place for men to visit in the colonies.”
13 Jun 2017
“The only knives I use!”
Locally hand crafted knives for kitchen and sport use. Unique local hand crafted ironworks and wood works. Full range of kitchen knives from the smallest 3" paring knife up to a 10" chef's knife. Unique knife designs, like our Ulu knife and Santoku...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
4321 220th Trl, Amana, IA 52203-8025
+1 319-622-3482
Improve This Listing
Reviews (7)
Filter reviews
7 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I left my husband here, and had to pick him up after I'd shopped. A fascinating place for anyone. You can watch welding and ironwork, and then shop for the results.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Sandra A
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I now have six of their kitchen knives, and they are used daily! I love the different color choices of handles. The blades retain their sharpness for many, many uses. The owners will sharpen them for you if you bring them into the store. These...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank ClanMac4248
Reviewed 17 September 2016

not much on the shelves. appears to be high quality. man behind the counter did not seem like he was very interested in helping. maybe just a bad day.More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank crc763
Management response:Responded 21 June 2017

Sorry you had a bad experience with our staff at the time. He no longer works there. The "not much on the shelves" would have been caused by the fact that our products are all hand crafted and by September we get behind so the...More

Reviewed 2 September 2016

The wood and iron work is made by people in the area. The blades are not. Lovely items, but not something we needed to add to our limited space.More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank MikeCathi S
Management response:Responded 21 June 2017

Thank you for visiting our store. I just wanted to correct one point. We do produce our knives (including the blades) only outsourcing two steps ... stamping the blades from raw steel and the heat treating. All other work on the knives from grinding and...More

Reviewed 10 July 2016

Store is small ha has limited inventory. Knives and sets were nice and priced accordingly. Other various consignment type items available. Clerk was friendly but mostly sat behind counter and was available to answer questions.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Gary C
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We happened to stumble upon this little gem of a store and what a joy it turned out to be! The staff is very friendly and informative. They have beautiful wooden bowls and cutting boards, and then of course, their cutlery. They are works of...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Cindi K
Reviewed 13 August 2015

My wife and I found this store because we parked in the public lot behind it. We were drawn in by the beautiful wooden bowls and then saw the exquisite handmade bowls. My wife bought an Ulu Knife and the Ulu Chopping Bowl to go...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Brian R
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Guest House Motel
137 reviews
.28 miles away
Zuber's Homestead Hotel
155 reviews
2.80 miles away
Heritage Inn Amana Colonies Hotel & Suites
489 reviews
7.96 miles away
Ramada by Wyndham Williamsburg and Wasserbahn Waterpark
915 reviews
8.22 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 12 nearby restaurants
The Ronneburg Restaurant
569 reviews
.04 miles away
Ox Yoke Inn
655 reviews
.08 miles away
Millstream Brewing Company
137 reviews
.40 miles away
P.H.A.T Daddy's
92 reviews
.33 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 21 nearby attractions
Amana Visitor's Center
29 reviews
.22 miles away
Ackerman Winery
62 reviews
.03 miles away
White Cross Cellars
26 reviews
.40 miles away
Good Quilts and Great Gardens
8 reviews
.00 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Custom Cutlery and Ironworks staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines