Kitchen Tongs

Kitchen Tongs – The right tool for any professional chef

Regardless of you’re cooking ability, having the right tools in the kitchen is crucial. Good tongs are one of the most valuable tools.

Tongs are great for flipping meats, tossing salads, and serving dishes, and they can help you safely handle hot foods without risking burns or spills.

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Matfer Heat Resistant Tongs 9″

SKU: U753
Availability: Next Day
£13.26 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£13.26 ex VAT

Exoglass. Length: 240mm.

Exoglass. Length: 240mm.

Stainless Steel Round Tip Micro Tweezers 160mm

SKU: CC163
Availability: Next Day
£6.80 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£6.80 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 160mm

Stainless steel. Length: 160mm

Stainless Steel Round Tip Tweezer Tongs 300mm

SKU: CC164
Availability: Next Day
£9.60 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£9.60 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length:300mm

Stainless steel. Length:300mm

Kitchen Craft Silicone Tweezer Tongs Red 29cm

SKU: GL353
Availability: Next Day
£4.34 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£4.34 ex VAT

Silicone. Length: 290mm

Silicone. Length: 290mm

Sugar Tongs 4in

SKU: CR563
Availability: Next Day
£2.59 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£2.59 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 105mm.

Stainless steel. Length: 105mm.

Tramontina Churrasco BBQ Meat Tongs 37cm

SKU: DC476
Availability: Next Day
£17.85 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£17.85 ex VAT

Length: 370mm. Material: Wood & Steel

Length: 370mm. Material: Wood & Steel

Mercer Culinary Hells Tools Tongs Black 9.5″

SKU: CN634
Availability: Next Day
£5.69 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£5.69 ex VAT

Material: Glass Reinforced Nylon. Length: 240mm

Material: Glass Reinforced Nylon. Length: 240mm

Vogue Colour Coded Black Serving Tongs 11″

SKU: CB153
Availability: Next Day
£4.07 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£4.07 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 290mm. Black handle for general use.

Stainless steel. Length: 290mm. Black handle for general use.

Mercer Culinary Hells Tools Tongs Green 8in

SKU: CW531
Availability: Next Day
£5.86 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£5.86 ex VAT

Material: Glass-reinforced nylon. Length: 203mm

Material: Glass-reinforced nylon. Length: 203mm

Mercer Culinary Hells Tools Tongs Red 9.5″

SKU: CN632
Availability: Awaiting Stock
£5.86 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£5.86 ex VAT

Material: Glass Reinforced Nylon. Length: 240mm

Material: Glass Reinforced Nylon. Length: 240mm

Mercer Culinary Utility Tongs Allergen Purple

SKU: CL697
Availability: Next Day
£5.69 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£5.69 ex VAT

Size: 9.5″. Colour: Purple. HACCP Compliant

Size: 9.5". Colour: Purple. HACCP Compliant

Vogue Black Tongs 12″

SKU: P925
Availability: Next Day
£3.25 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£3.25 ex VAT

Plastic. Length: 300mm.

Plastic. Length: 300mm.

Vogue Food Tongs 8″

SKU: J605
Availability: Next Day
£5.39 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£5.39 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 210mm.

Stainless steel. Length: 210mm.

Vogue Hamburger Tongs 9″

SKU: L646
Availability: Next Day
£5.18 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£5.18 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 230mm.

Stainless steel. Length: 230mm.

Vogue Separating Chefs Tongs 11″

SKU: J603
£14.00 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£14.00 ex VAT

Aluminium. Length: 275mm. Can be seperated into two spatulas.

Aluminium. Length: 275mm. Can be seperated into two spatulas.

Vogue Spaghetti Tongs 8″

SKU: J616
Availability: Next Day
£4.90 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£4.90 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Long teeth.

Stainless steel. Long teeth.

Vogue Steak Tongs 20″

SKU: J615
Availability: Next Day
£20.30 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£20.30 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 530mm.

Stainless steel. Length: 530mm.

Vogue White Tongs 12″

SKU: Y301
Availability: Next Day
£4.55 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£4.55 ex VAT

Polycarbonate. Length: 305mm.

Polycarbonate. Length: 305mm.

Vollrath Yellow Utility Grip Kool Touch Tong 305mm

SKU: DC250
Availability: Next Day
£22.10 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£22.10 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 305mm. Yellow handle for cooked meat

Stainless steel. Length: 305mm. Yellow handle for cooked meat

Mercer Culinary 7 Piece Chef Plating Kit with Storage Roll

SKU: DE454
Availability: Awaiting Stock
£81.60 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£81.60 ex VAT

7 Piece plating Set

7 Piece plating Set

Mercer Culinary Hells Tools Tongs White 9.5″

SKU: CN635
Availability: Discontinued
 
Pack Size 0
 

Material: Glass Reinforced Nylon. Length: 240mm

Material: Glass Reinforced Nylon. Length: 240mm

Mercer Culinary Hells Tools Tongs Yellow 8in

SKU: CW533
Availability: Next Day
£5.86 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£5.86 ex VAT

Material: Glass-reinforced nylon. Length: 203mm

Material: Glass-reinforced nylon. Length: 203mm

OXO Good Grips Locking Tongs with Silicone 12″

SKU: GG065
Availability: Next Day
£20.13 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£20.13 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 305mm. Features locking mechanism.

Stainless steel. Length: 305mm. Features locking mechanism.

OXO Good Grips Locking Tongs with Silicone 9″

SKU: GG064
Availability: Next Day
£16.83 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£16.83 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 230mm. Features locking mechanism.

Stainless steel. Length: 230mm. Features locking mechanism.

Bulk Buy Pack of 10 Catering Tongs 10″

SKU: S633
Availability: Next Day
£33.60 ex VAT
Pack Size 10
£33.60 ex VAT

Pack Quantity 10 tongs. 10(L)”.

Pack Quantity 10 tongs. 10(L)".

Beaumont Garnish Tweezers 300mm

SKU: CN755
Availability: Next Day
£8.92 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£8.92 ex VAT

Stainless Steel. Length: 300mm

Stainless Steel. Length: 300mm

Buffet Serving Tongs 12″

SKU: CC887
Availability: Next Day
£20.13 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£20.13 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 300mm. Polished.

Stainless steel. Length: 300mm. Polished.

Stainless Steel Fine Tip Micro Tweezers 130mm

SKU: CC161
Availability: Next Day
£5.78 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£5.78 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 130mm

Stainless steel. Length: 130mm

Stainless Steel Fine Tip Micro Tweezers 160mm

SKU: CC162
Availability: Next Day
£6.80 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£6.80 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 160mm

Stainless steel. Length: 160mm

Vogue Buffet Tongs 9″

SKU: CY293
Availability: Next Day
£7.25 ex VAT
Pack Size 0
£7.25 ex VAT

Stainless steel. Length: 235mm. Polished. Rounded ends.

Stainless steel. Length: 235mm. Polished. Rounded ends.

What are the uses of food tongs?

Tongs are incredibly adaptable and can be used for various cooking tasks. Some common uses include flipping meats on the grill, serving salads or pasta dishes, and retrieving items from hot water or oil. Tongs are also great for squeezing excess water from cooked spinach or kale and separating noodles or other delicate items without tearing them.

You can also use tongs to pick up and serve bread, corn on the cob, and other finger foods. Many chefs prefer tongs instead of forks or spatulas because they provide better control and precision.

How many types of food tongs are there?

Several types are available, each with unique features and benefits.

They come in various lengths and are great for everyday cooking tasks such as flipping meats, tossing salads, and serving pasta dishes. Another type of tongs is grill tongs.

Grill tongs are longer than standard tongs, which makes them ideal for cooking meats and vegetables on a grill or BBQ. Grill tongs often have a locking mechanism that keeps them closed for easy storage. Speciality tongs, such as spaghetti and sugar tongs, are also designed for specific tasks.

What are kitchen tongs made of?

The material of the tongs is a crucial factor to consider when choosing the right pair for your kitchen.

Stainless steel tongs are durable.

Stainless steel tongs are popular for many home cooks as they are durable, easy to clean, and suitable for high-temperature cooking.

Silicone tongs are heat-resistant.

Silicone is also heat-resistant, making them ideal for cooking with hot pans and pots. Other materials to consider include nylon, which is non-scratch and heat-resistant, and bamboo, which is eco-friendly and lightweight.

Quality Of Life Features

The grip of tongs is another crucial aspect to consider when buying a pair. Tongs with a non-slip grip are ideal as they provide better control when handling food. Some tongs also have soft-grip handles that offer a comfortable hold, even when wet.

Some tongs come with a locking mechanism that keeps them closed when not in use, making them easier to store. Some popular grip materials include silicone, rubber, and plastic.

Are there different lengths of tongs?

The length of the tongs is also a vital factor to consider when choosing to buy the right pair. Longer tongs are ideal for cooking in more bottomless pots and pans, while shorter tongs are great for precision tasks like flipping small items. Some tongs have a telescopic design, allowing you to adjust the length as needed.

Silicone Tongs vs Metal Tongs - which is the best?

While silicone and metal tongs have unique benefits, they also have downsides. Metal tongs are durable and easy to clean but can scratch non-stick surfaces. Silicone ones are excellent for non-stick cookware but may not be as durable as metal tongs.

Tongs Care and Maintenance

Caring for them is essential to get the most out of your tongs. Avoid leaving them in water or the dishwasher, as this can damage the tongs and shorten their lifespan. After each use, wash your tongs with warm, soapy water and dry them thoroughly. You can occasionally oil the tongs' hinge to keep them working smoothly.

If your tongs have become dirty or discoloured, you can try scrubbing them with a paste of baking soda and water. This will help remove any stains or discolouration from the tongs.

Advantages of Kitchen Tongs

Tongs offer several advantages over other kitchen tools. For one, they provide excellent precision and control when handling food, which is especially important when cooking delicate items like fish or vegetables.

Tongs can safely handle hot foods without risking burns or spills. Silicone tongs are particularly useful in this regard, as they are heat-resistant and won't scratch your cookware. Finally, kitchen tongs are incredibly versatile, serving various functions in the kitchen, from flipping meats on the grill to serving salads at the dinner table.

Choosing the Right Pair of Kitchen Tongs

When selecting the right pair of tongs, several features must be considered. The first is the material. If you have non-stick cookware, choose silicone tongs to avoid scratching the surface. Stainless steel tongs are a popular choice for their durability and heat resistance.

Look for tongs with a non-slip grip to provide better control when handling food. The length of the tongs is also essential to consider, as shorter tongs offer better control, while more prolonged tongs allow you to reach deeper into pots and pans. Finally, the locking mechanism is also worth considering. Some tongs feature a locking mechanism to keep them closed when not in use, making them easier to store.

Smart Hospitality Supplies has one of the best selections of Kitchen Tongs.

Kitchen tongs are a must-have tool for any home cook or professional chef. They can flip meats, serve dishes, and safely handle hot foods without risking burns or spills.

If you're looking for a new pair of kitchen tongs, look no further than Smart Hospitality Supplies.

Quality materials

Smart Hospitality Supplies only stocks high-quality kitchen tongs from reputable brands. You won't have to worry about your tongs breaking or failing when you need them the most.

The vast amount of variety

Smart Hospitality Supplies offers a wide range of kitchen tongs, including standard tongs, grill tongs, and speciality tongs like spaghetti and sugar tongs.

We offer tongs made from various materials like silicone, stainless steel, and bamboo so that you can find the right pair for your specific needs.

Our Tongs are super secure.

Many Smart Hospitality Supplies' tongs have locking mechanisms to keep them closed when not used. This feature makes them easier to store and helps prevent damage to the tongs and other items in your kitchen.

We are constantly adding new and exciting tongs.

Smart Hospitality Supplies is always looking for new and innovative kitchen tools. We're constantly adding new tongs to their selection, so you can discover new products and find the perfect tool for your kitchen.

We offer Tongs in sets.

Smart Hospitality Supplies offers tongs in sets, perfect if you need multiple tongs for a busy kitchen.

Our sets often include different types of tongs so that you can have the right tool for any job.

We sell Tongs with ergonomics in mind.

Many Smart Hospitality Supplies' tongs are designed with longer handles, making them perfect for reaching deep pots and pans. This feature is handy when cooking with hot liquids.

Smart Hospitality Supplies - What we offer

Smart Hospitality Supplies is a leading supplier of high-quality kitchen equipment and supplies to hotels, restaurants, and other hospitality businesses.

Smart Hospitality Supplies offers a wide range of options to meet the needs of any commercial kitchen.

Competitive Pricing

Smart Hospitality Supplies offers competitive prices on all their tongs, ensuring you get the best value for your money.

Excellent Customer service

Smart Hospitality Supplies is committed to providing excellent customer service. Their knowledgeable and friendly staff is always available to answer any questions about their products or services.

Fast Shipping

With online ordering and fast shipping, buying tongs from Smart Hospitality Supplies is easy and convenient. You can shop from the comfort of your home or office and deliver your order to your doorstep.

Buying tongs from Smart Hospitality Supplies is a smart choice for any business in the hospitality industry. With their commitment to quality, variety, value, customer service, and convenience, you can be confident that you're getting the best product at the best price.

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