Release date 15 March 2006 (Update)
Members only? Yes
Quest item? No
Tradeable? Yes
Equipable? Yes
Stackable? No
High Alch 15,360 coins
Low Alch 10,240 coins
Destroy Drop
Store price 33,280 coins
Exchange price 20,719 coins (info)
Buy limit Unknown
Weight 0.5 kg
An effective tool for chopping tough meat.

The cleaver is a melee kitchen weapon that can be bought from the Culinaromancer's chest. To wield it, the player must have completed the entire Recipe for Disaster quest, including the final boss battles, and also have an Attack level of 40.

This weapon has the same stats as the Rune scimitar, except for the weight which is 0.5 kg, compared to the scimitar's weight of 1.8 kg.

Hover over image for type Cleaver equipped
A player wielding a cleaver.
Attack-icon Attack bonus
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
+7 +45 -2 +0 +0
Defence-icon Defence bonus
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
+0 +1 +0 +0 +0
Melee Other bonuses Slot
Strength-icon RangedStrength-icon MagicDamage-icon Prayer-icon

Weapon slotlist

+44 0 0% +0
Monster attack speed 6

Combat stylesEdit

CombatStyles scimitar Combat Style Type Experience
Chop Slash Attack and Hitpoints
Slash Slash Strength and Hitpoints
Lunge Stab Shared
Block Slash Defence and Hitpoints


  • Some Hill Giants appear to be wielding giant cleavers although they lack the power and speed of the cleaver.