Stainless steel kitchen faucets are available in styles to suit any buyer (if you prefer bronze kitchen faucets, you can check out a wide selection here). They vary in price, style, and features. Below we review a selection of faucets, available with a variety of features to suit the needs of any home.
Top Stainless Steel Kitchen Faucets
Delta Faucet 9178-AR-DST Leland Kitchen Faucet
Delta 9178-AR-DST Leland
This reasonably priced faucet is sleek and tasteful. DIAMOND Seal technology will ensure that the faucet lasts up to five million uses. This is a novel technology from Delta that has a diamond seal valve with a contact surface covered in small diamonds, ensuring durable leak-free water delivery and preventing metal contamination.
It is a high-arc unit offering optimum working space and is capable of swiveling 360 degrees, allowing full access to the sink. Water temperature is controlled by the single lever for ease and comfort. The unit has a pull-down spray hose with a reach of 20 inches, ensuring that pots of all sizes can be washed with ease.
Delta Magna Tite docking ensures that the spray hose returns to its original position when not in use. Mineral build-up is not a problem as the Touch-Clean spray holes are easy to clean and maintain. All Delta faucets are durability tested and spares are readily available. This is a deck-mounted unit that comes with an escutcheon, so 1- or 3-hole mounting is possible. With a limited lifetime warranty, this unit has everything that a buyer could want.
Kraus KPF-2620SS Modern Mateo Kitchen Faucet
Kraus KPF-2620SS Modern Mateo
Reasonably priced, this faucet has a durable all-metal body. The high-arc spout offers optimum working space, and the 360-degree swivel offers full access to the sink. The faucet has a single lever for easy control of hot and cold water. A high-performance aerator ensures that water is conserved without sacrificing water pressure.
The pull-out spray head has a comfortable grip and counterweight, and a lockable button to switch between aerated and normal spray. The Neoperl hose is flexible, offering a high range of movement. Easy-clean rubber nozzles prevent lime build-up and the endurance tested Kerox ceramic valve will ensure that the faucet remains drip-free.
Installation is easy thanks to the DIY Quick Dock Top mount, which enables installation from the top with no need to fix the device beneath the counter. This unit is suitable for 1- or 3-hole installations as it includes an optional deck plate. With a limited lifetime warranty, this great looking faucet offers a wide range of functions.
American Standard 4175 300 075 Colony Soft Kitchen Faucet
American Standard 4175 300 075 Colony
Available in matte black, chrome, or stainless steel, this faucet is very reasonably priced. The brass construction is corrosion resistant and the tough finish is scratch and tarnish resistant.
This unit has a high-arc swivel spout, giving you plenty of working space. It has a smooth control single-lever handle for ease of use. The pull-down spray has an adjustable spray and pause feature. The unit has a ceramic drip valve ensuring drip-free performance. It is deck mounted and offers the option of 1- or 3-hole mounting as it comes with an optional escutcheon. The faucet comes with a lifetime function and finish warranty but is limited to the original buyer. Durable and dependable, these faucets are designed for easy installation, to reduce water consumption, and to eliminate leaks.
KOHLER K-647-VS Simplice Pull-Down Kitchen Sink Faucet
KOHLER K-647-VS Simplice
This faucet sits at the top of the price range and has a corrosion and tarnish resistant finish. This high-arc faucet allows for ample working space and the 360-degree swivel allows full access to the sink. The unit has a remote handle with temperature memory.
The aerated 3-function spray head has a pause function and offers aerated and regular flows. A braided hose and ball joint make the spray hose easier to use and a magnetic docking system locks the spray hose in place. Mineral build up is prevented by the Master Clean technology keeping the spray face easy to clean and maintain. This sleek and elegant faucet has a limited lifetime warranty.
Kraus KPF-2610SS Modern Mateo Kitchen Faucet
Kraus KPF-2610SS Modern Mateo
This mid-priced faucet has a durable all-metal body. The finish is corrosion free and scratch resistant and the single-lever design makes for easy temperature control. The spout swivels 120 degrees to allow for a larger work area. The high-performance aerator ensures that water is conserved while preserving pressure.
The pull-out spray head has a comfortable grip and counterweight, and a lockable button to easily switch from aerated to regular spray. The Neoperl hose is flexible offering a high range of movement. Easy clean rubber nozzles prevent lime build-up and the included Kerox ceramic valve ensures that the faucet remains drip-free.
Installation is easy thanks to the DIY Quick Dock Top mount, which allows for installation of the faucet from the top so there's no need to fix it beneath the counter. This unit is also suitable for 1- or 3-hole installation with the optional deck. This good looking tap has a limited lifetime warranty and all the features that the discerning buyer is looking for.
Comlen Commercial Stainless Steel Kitchen Faucet
This faucet comes at a super low price. The brushed nickel finish is tarnish and corrosion resistant. The high-arc faucet offers plenty of working space, while the 360-degree swivel ensures easy access to the sink. The stainless steel single-lever handle ensures easy control of the hot and cold water.
The faucet has a pull-out sprayer with an aerator that helps to conserve water while preserving pressure. It has a ceramic disk valve to ensure smooth, free-flowing, and drip-free performance. It is a single-hole easy installation deck-mounted faucet that offers excellent value for money.
Pacific Bay Grandview Pull Down Kitchen Faucet
Pacific Bay Grandview
At the lower end of the cost range, this faucet is constructed of heavy-duty metal making it extremely durable. The high-arc spout offers plenty of working space and the single-lever remote handle ensures ease of use. This unit comes with a mounted soap dispenser that has the same finish as the faucet and handles. The dual setting sprayer has both aerated stream and spray functions. The faucet offers single-hand push button water control and the ceramic disk valve ensures a smooth, free flow of water without dripping. The unit is a 3-hole deck mount. This faucet offers great value for money.
Kraus KPF-2630SS Modern Mateo Kitchen Facet
Kraus KPF-2630SS Modern Mateo
This commercial style faucet is at the upper end of the mid-price range. This very modern faucet with open coil design has a heavy-duty metal construction and is corrosion and rust resistant. The high-arc allows for plenty of working space while the 360-degree swivel gives full access to the sink. The faucet has a single-lever design for easy temperature control.
The pull-out spray head has a comfortable grip and counterweight. It has a lockable button for switching between aerated and standard spray. On top of that, the Neoperl hose is flexible, offering a high range of movement.
Easy clean rubber nozzles prevent lime build-up and the faucet has a Kerox ceramic valve to ensure that it remains drip-free. The DIY Quick Dock Top mount enables easy installation, meaning the faucet can be installed from the top with no need to fix it beneath the counter. With a limited lifetime warranty, this unusual faucet could be a centerpiece in any kitchen.
Stainless Steel Kitchen Faucets Comparison Chart
|Delta Faucet Leland 9178-AR-DST||1.8 GPM||Standard||Brass||9||$$|
|Kraus KPF-2620SS Modern Oletto||1.75 GPM||Pull Down||Brass, metal||8||$$|
|American Standard 4175.300.075 Colony||2.2 GPM||Classic Design||Stainless-Steel||8||$$|
|KOHLER K-647-VS||1.5 GPM||Side Spray||Stainless-Steel||8||$$$|
|KRAUS Oletto||1.75 GPM||Oletto Single Lever Pull Out Kitchen Faucet||Brass||5||$|
|Comllen||N/A||Pull Down||Stainless Steel||6||N/A|
|Pacific Bay Grandview||2.2 GPM||Pull-Down||Metal||8||$|
|Kraus KPF-2630SS Modern Oletto||1.75 GPM||Oletto Single Lever Commercial Style Kitchen Faucet||Brass, metal||7||$$|
This stainless steel range of taps offers real value for money. They have a variety of features, are backed by limited warranties, and are mainly durable and scratch and corrosion free. We hope that our review will help you make the selection that best suits your lifestyle.