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Cutlery was a type of hand-held utensil used by humanoids for eating food. They most commonly included knives, forks, and spoons.

Cutlery

On Taresia, food was eaten with a type of cutlery. (VOY: "Favorite Son")

According to the script notes, these "peculiar, Taresian-style utensils" were described as "something like a combination of chopsticks and salad tongs."

When Quark arrived late to Worf's ceremony for getting Jadzia Dax into Sto-vo-kor, he observed the large knife used to cut each of the participant's hands and inquired "[s]o why all the cutlery?" Martok explained that "[w]e shed our blood to prove we are not frightened of death." (DS9: "Shadows and Symbols")

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