Tablespoons Conversion

The tablespoon is a unit used to measure butter. Use one of the conversion calculators below to convert to another unit of measure, or read on to learn more about tablespoons.

Tablespoon Conversion Calculators

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Tablespoon Definition and Usage

One tablespoon of butter is equal to 1/8 of a stick or 1/2 ounce.

Tablespoons can be abbreviated as tbsp, and are also sometimes abbreviated as T, Tbls, or Tb. For example, 1 tablespoon can be written as 1 tbsp, 1 T, 1 Tbls, or 1 Tb.

Tablespoons Measurement Conversion Table

Common tablespoon values and equivalent imperial and metric butter measurements
tablespoons sticks of butter cups teaspoons milliliters pounds ounces grams
1 tbsp 0.125 0.0625 c 3 tsp 14.786765 mL 0.03125 lb 0.5 oz 14.1748 g
2 tbsp 0.25 0.125 c 6 tsp 29.57353 mL 0.0625 lb 1 oz 28.3496 g
3 tbsp 0.375 0.1875 c 9 tsp 44.360295 mL 0.09375 lb 1.5 oz 42.5244 g
4 tbsp 0.5 0.25 c 12 tsp 59.14706 mL 0.125 lb 2 oz 56.6992 g
5 tbsp 0.625 0.3125 c 15 tsp 73.933825 mL 0.15625 lb 2.5 oz 70.874 g
6 tbsp 0.75 0.375 c 18 tsp 88.72059 mL 0.1875 lb 3 oz 85.0488 g
7 tbsp 0.875 0.4375 c 21 tsp 103.507355 mL 0.21875 lb 3.5 oz 99.2236 g
8 tbsp 1 0.5 c 24 tsp 118.29412 mL 0.25 lb 4 oz 113.3984 g
9 tbsp 1.125 0.5625 c 27 tsp 133.080885 mL 0.28125 lb 4.5 oz 127.5732 g
10 tbsp 1.25 0.625 c 30 tsp 147.86765 mL 0.3125 lb 5 oz 141.748 g
11 tbsp 1.375 0.6875 c 33 tsp 162.654415 mL 0.34375 lb 5.5 oz 155.9228 g
12 tbsp 1.5 0.75 c 36 tsp 177.44118 mL 0.375 lb 6 oz 170.0976 g
13 tbsp 1.625 0.8125 c 39 tsp 192.227945 mL 0.40625 lb 6.5 oz 184.2724 g
14 tbsp 1.75 0.875 c 42 tsp 207.01471 mL 0.4375 lb 7 oz 198.4472 g
15 tbsp 1.875 0.9375 c 45 tsp 221.801475 mL 0.46875 lb 7.5 oz 212.622 g
16 tbsp 2 1 c 48 tsp 236.58824 mL 0.5 lb 8 oz 226.7968 g
17 tbsp 2.125 1.0625 c 51 tsp 251.375005 mL 0.53125 lb 8.5 oz 240.9716 g
18 tbsp 2.25 1.125 c 54 tsp 266.16177 mL 0.5625 lb 9 oz 255.1464 g
19 tbsp 2.375 1.1875 c 57 tsp 280.948535 mL 0.59375 lb 9.5 oz 269.3212 g
20 tbsp 2.5 1.25 c 60 tsp 295.7353 mL 0.625 lb 10 oz 283.496 g