Reviews you can trust.

The Best Compact Spatulas

The surprisingly versatile utensil that can handle (almost) anything.

By Updated Apr. 1, 2018

What You Need To Know

Compact spatulas—often marketed as cookie spatulas—are bigger than jar scrapers but smaller than standard spatulas. They’re made from a variety of materials, including plastic, silicone, and stainless steel, and can be narrow and elongated or short and squat—but they’re all designed to deftly navigate tight spaces such as crowded baking pans and cookie sheets.

Our previous winner, th...