Looking for a potato cutter for making french fries? Or scalloped potatoes? There are even special cutters for making curly fries–I didn’t even know you could do this at home! When I was looking for a potato cutter to help me make fries, I wanted something that gets the job done, is reliable and fit my budget.
The Best Quality Potato Cutters
Weston Professional “Lever” Type Potato Cutter
This is the top choice for serious potato cutters. It is professional and you know it will last. This is a serious fry cutter with an all-metal body. It is definitely restaurant quality. You can easily cut a lot of potatoes in this, and FAST. Heavy duty construction means you won’t have to worry about it breaking.
There are lever type cutters that push the potato/vegetable through a set of blades. Different blades/plates are available as well to cut different sized potatoes. This restaurant quality potato cutter also has suction feet attachment for more stable operation if you don’t want to clamp it to a counter or table.
Progressive International Large Potato Cutter
This cutter uses the same method of cutting as the one above, but it is not as bulky or heavy. This type of cutter helps save significant amounts of time preparing vegetables or potatoes to be cooked, but is not as heavy duty. This brand, Progressive International, actually makes this item in two sizes. So if you want to cut really large potatoes or have the ability to, get this one.
Take care of it and it will last a long time in your home kitchen.
Progressive International GPC-4000 Potato/Vegetable Cutter
Here is another similar style to the grate potato cutter above. The main difference with this one is that it has a box underneath to catch the cut vegetables.
It is meant for quick cutting of a lot of potatoes into matchstick or french fry shape. Many of these styles comes with a catcher on the bottom so you don’t make a mess of your kitchen.
Note how the veggies or potatoes have to be pushed against the lever at an angle though, so this means your vegetables will have to be cut smaller to fit on this type of cutter. Very handy, but it does it a little bit differently from the one on top that can cut long fries.
Different attachments may be included with this vegetable and potato cutter so you can dice as well as cut fry shapes.