50 amazing Father's Day gifts dads actually want
50 amazing Father's Day gifts dads actually want
Recommendations are independently chosen by Reviewed’s editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission.
Building furniture, changing flat tires and telling cheesy jokes are just a few things the dads and father figures in our lives do for us. While we try to express our gratitude throughout the year, Father's Day 2022 (which lands on Sunday, June 19) is the best day for us to show them how much they truly mean to us.
Top 10 Father's Day gifts dads actually want
- Philips Norelco Shaver 9700 at Amazon for $270
- JBL Flip 5 at Amazon for $100
- Bevridge American Single Malt Tasting Kit by Whisky Live at ReserveBar for $250
- Apple Watch Series 7 at Amazon for $329
- Fluance RT82 from Amazon for $300
- Peloton Bike+ from Peloton starting at $1,995
- Yeti Rambler Water Bottles and Mugs at Yeti from $20
- AncestryDNA at Ancestry.com for $99
- Hunt A Killer 3-month subscription for $99
- Lauren by Ralph Lauren Classic Fit Linen Suit Separates Coat at Men's Wearhouse for $199
Sign up for our newsletter.
While a gift or two probably won't capture all the love we have for Dad, there are tons of gifts he'll appreciate beyond words (and actually use). Here at Reviewed, we're experts at finding the perfect gifts, so we've rounded up 50 of the best Father's Day 2022 for every dad. Whether it's a luxury whiskey tasting kit, classic robe or a splurge-worthy Peloton, these are the best presents to buy him this year.
► Father's Day Deals: The best Father's Day 2022 deals to shop right now
1. For the dad who values his morning grooming routine: An electric razor
A high-quality electric razor is a gift any dad who grooms himself will appreciate. Designed for a close, smooth shave, this Philips Norelco 9700 electric shaver is the best one we tested. Each shaving head moves in eight different directions to follow the shape of your dad's face, and it features slow, medium and high speed settings. As an added bonus, it can be used in the shower and works even better with shaving cream. Philips Norelco Shaver 9700 at Amazon for $270
2. For the dad who’s always up to date on the latest tunes: A portable speaker
If he’s always jamming out to the latest hits, he needs a fantastic portable speaker. We chose the JBL Flip 5 as our number one bluetooth speaker since it has amazing sound quality and portable convenience. It has also proven to have an impressively long battery life. JBL Flip 5 at Amazon for $100
3. For the dad who is always talking about whiskey: A luxury whiskey kit
This tasting experience will certainly please the whiskey connoisseur in your home—a.k.a. Dad. He’ll be excited to receive this kit of 10 carefully curated, 50ml bottles of American single malt whiskey, with exclusive tastings from Balcones, Boulder Spirits, Santa Fe Spirits and more. To complete the experience, the kit also comes with access to a library of digital content, including panel discussions with brand owners, guided tastings and distillery tours. Bevridge American Single Malt Tasting Kit by Whisky Live at ReserveBar for $250
4. For the dad who needs a reminder to take a break: Apple Watch
Nowadays, dad might make the short commute from his bed to his home office or desk. If he finds himself needing a reminder to get up and move throughout the day, try a smartwatch to ensure he remembers to stretch his legs. The Apple Watch Series 7 is the best smartwatch we’ve tested because it has great fitness tracking, advanced tracking and a bright, always-on display. Apple Watch Series 7 at Amazon for $329
5. For the dad who’s always jamming to oldies: A record player
While you may not love his taste in music, he still has a right to listen to his large collection of records from his teenage and college years. Known as our favorite record player, the Fluance RT82 has excellent build quality, great sound and a removable headshell makes for easier cartridge upgrades. Trust us, he’ll be really excited to receive this gift. Fluance RT82 from Amazon for $300
6. For the dad who loves exercising: Peloton Bike+
If you’re looking to splurge on someone working on their dad bod, then a Peloton Bike+ is exactly the gift he’ll appreciate. It’s our favorite exercise bike because it has an auto-adjusting resistance, informative and customizable metrics and great sound and video quality—so he’ll feel like he’s in a live studio class. Peloton Bike+ from Peloton starting at $1,995
7. For the dad who loves iced drinks: Yeti Rambler water bottle
Is he always adding more ice to his already frigid beverages? Insert the water bottle he never knew he needed—but will absolutely adore: the Yeti Rambler Water Bottle. With the stamp of approval from Reviewed as our favorite outdoor water bottle, it’ll keep his drinks freezing cold and become his designated cup since you can personalize it with his name or initials. To celebrate all the awesome dads this year, Yeti will be offering free text and monogram customization from May 26—June 1, so take advantage of this offer because he definitely won't want to lose his special water bottle or mug. Yeti Rambler Water Bottles and Mugs at Yeti from $20
8. For the dad wanting to dive into his lineage: An AncestryDNA kit
Is the dad in your life looking to discover where his family origins date back? If so, he can find out his lineage as well as other fascinating genetic and family information with an AncestryDNA kit. AncestryDNA is one of the most popular DNA kits available as it’s very detailed and easy to use—just a simple saliva sample is necessary. We tested it and concur it’s worth trying.
9. For the dad who loves a good puzzle: A Hunt A Killer subscription
Hunt A Killer is a unique subscription box, and a great gift idea for the dad who loves solving a mystery. Each box (or season) is composed of six boxes that’ll give you clues as to who committed the crime. At the end of each season, he should be able to piece together the puzzle and solve the crime. Aside from receiving our seal of approval, it’ll be a fun puzzle for him and an activity the two of you can enjoy together. Hunt A Killer 3-month subscription for $99
10. For the dad who likes to suit up: A linen suit coat
A linen suit coat is a great addition to any dad's wardrobe. It's perfect to wear to the office, a wedding, Father's Day brunch or any occasion where Dad wants to look hip and stylish. He'll love suiting up in the Lauren by Ralph Lauren Classic Fit Coat for its cool and comfortable 100% linen fabric woven with natural stretch, two-button closure and notch lapel. The coat comes in six neutral colors and can be dressed up with matching pants or worn casually with jeans. Lauren by Ralph Lauren Classic Fit Linen Suit Separates Coat at Men's Wearhouse for $199
11. For the dad who loves to relax: A pair of UGG slippers
There's nothing cozier than a new pair of UGG slippers and we're sure the dad in your life will agree. With thousands of rave reviews at Nordstrom, these soft slippers are lined with a plush shearling—UGGs are famous for this—that’ll keep his feet warm and cozy whenever he wears them. Warning: this will probably be his favorite gift ever! UGG Ascot Slipper from Nordstrom for $110
12. For the dad who loves golf: Personalized golf balls
Your dad won’t get these custom golf balls mixed up with his buddies' the next time he plays a round or two of golf, because his name will be on them! While you can buy the standard pack of golf balls on their own, you can also choose to add a personal touch by customizing the balls with a monogram or his name. Titleist Pro V1 Golf Balls from Amazon for $70
13. For the dad who loves self-care: A nice shaving kit
Dads need to practice self-care, too. If he shaves, gift him this fancy Gifted Groomer Kit from The Art of Shaving. The kit has all the shaving essentials like pre-shave oil, shaving cream, a shaving brush and an after shave balm to make him feel like a pampered pop. Gifted Groomer Set from Art of Shaving for $40
14. For the dad who’s always fixing something: A tool kit
Do you refer to your dad as your own personal handyman? If yes, then it’s time to gift him a brand-new tool kit. Our experts dubbed this one their best value starter tool kit because it has all of the basics and more—at an extremely affordable price tag. This tool kit has everything your dad needs and more so he can fix whatever you accidentally break. Cartman 148-Piece Tool Set from Amazon for $30
15. For the dad who loves comfort: A set of cozy joggers
Comfy joggers are an essential gift for any dad. These pull-on, cotton blend pants from Jockey are super soft and comfortable, with an elastic waist and adjustable drawstring tie, so even if Dad over indulges over Father's Day weekend, there's plenty of wiggle room. These joggers are versatile as well, and can be used for lounging, sleeping, working out or playing with the kids. Jockey Men's Sportswear Cozy Jogger at Amazon from $17
16. For the dad who loves to read: A Kindle Unlimited subscription
While you can buy him a book, why not gift him a Kindle subscription so he can have access to thousands of books at his fingertips? Plus, he doesn’t even need to own a Kindle to get his new e-books, audiobooks or podcasts—the app can be used on practically any device including tablets, phones and laptops. Kindle Unlimited Subscription at Amazon for $10 per month
17. For the dad who adores comfort: A plush robe
It's no surprise that dads love robes—they’re soft, cozy and incredibly luxurious. If it’s time to get rid of his old, tattered one, why not treat him to this luxe robe from Parachute? Made of super-soft Turkish cotton, our tester says this robe is worth the hype—so it’s something he’ll absolutely adore. Classic Bathrobe from Parachute for $109
18. For the dad who wears a lot of suits: A nice tie
What do you give the dad who already has everything? If he's back to working at an office, an upgrade to his tie collection is a must. With any of these tie options, he’ll finally stop wearing the same one he’s worn for the last five years. Fact: A good tie is never a bad idea. Mini Dots Royal Blue Tie at The Tie Bar for $25 Oxford Silk Nanotex Tie at Banana Republic for $59 Vineyard Whale Tie at Vineyard Vines for $85
19. For the dad who always loses everything: A Tile Mate
Hear me out: If your dad is always muttering something along the lines of “Has anyone seen my...?” then he’ll benefit from a Tile Mate. The bluetooth tracker clips right onto his keys, wallet or sunglasses, and can locate things over 200 feet away. To top it off, it has a long battery life and the volume is nice and loud. Tile Mate at Amazon for $25
20. For the dad with a home office: The HP Envy 6055 All-in-One Printer
There's no replacement for a great printer. If dad's got a home office where he needs to print, scan and copy, he needs a workhorse of a machine that can keep up with his demands. The HP Envy 6055 is the best affordable printer you can buy. In our testing, it worked seamlessly with Macs, PCs, iPhones and Androids, delivering high-quality and fast prints on demand. If dad's printer is nearly as old as you are, this one's a must. HP Envy 6055 All-in-One Printer at HP for $169.99
21. For the dad who needs to unwind: A Gravity weighted blanket
Weighted blankets are a great gift for tons of reasons. While giving off great warmth, they’ll allow dad to decompress and unwind after a long stressful day. Our favorite weighted blanket is the Gravity blanket as it has a great weight distribution and is easy to clean. It’ll provide dad with just the right amount of pressure—without him being suffocated or too hot—so he can sleep under it, too. Get the Gravity Weighted Blanket from Gravity for $250
22. For the dad who’s always on work trips: A monogrammed toiletry bag
Yes, even men need nice toiletry bags and yes, this kit will help him stay organized. Aside from looking nice, this bag allows him to easily pack up his essentials for all those last-minute work trips. The bag contains two large storage compartments, arrives in a wide range of colors, contains water-resistant lining and can be customized. Double Zip Toiletry Bag at Leatherology for $140
23. For the dad looking to learn a how to cook: A Hello Fresh gift card
Learning to cook can be a major challenge, which is why the gift of a meal kit subscription will be greatly appreciated by dad. One of our favorite meal kit food delivery services is Hello Fresh. Aside from its big portion sizes, it also has affordable pricing and tons of straightforward recipes. Hello Fresh gift card from $70
24. For the dad who loves to look snazzy: A set of personalized cufflinks
There’s a reason so many people love these personalized cufflinks—they’re classic-looking, affordable and customizable. They can be engraved on the front or corner with everything from logos to names to quotes. Dad will cherish this personalized gift and will surely wear it for years to come—probably to every single special occasion. Men's Square Classic Cuff Links at Etsy from $23
25. For the dad who loves learning: A MasterClass subscription
Does your dad love Steve Martin? Gordon Ramsey? James Patterson? If you answered 'yes' to any of these well-known creatives, your dad may love a subscription to MasterClass. We tested the service and found classes to be engaging, educational and just straight-up fun to be a part of. Can you think of anything dad would like more than bragging that he learned the essentials of filmmaking from Martin Scorsese? Subscription to MasterClass starting at $15/month
Father's Day 2022: shopping guide
- Quick look: 48 amazing gifts for every type of dad
- 50 perfect gifts for dads: 50 gifts for dads perfect for Father's Day 2022
- Gifts for dads who golf: Father's Day gifts for dads who are golfers
- Gifts for dads who garden: Shop lawn and garden Father’s Day 2022 gifts for the dads who really love their backyard
- Gifts for dads who grill: 15 Father’s Day grilling gifts for dads who grill
- Gifts for tech-obsessed dads: 11 great Father's Day 2022 tech gifts
- Gifts for fishing dads:16 Father's Day gifts for the dad who loves fishing
- Gifts for new dads:14 thoughtful Father's Day 2022 gifts for new dads
26. For the dad who loves meat: A Crowd Cow subscription
Wagyu, pork, steak and more can be delivered right to his door—thanks to the Crowd Cow subscription. The meat delivery service offers a vast selection of high-quality meat, poultry and seafood that he can pick and choose from or have a personalized subscription. We tested it and can confirm it’s one of the best meat delivery subscriptions out there. Crowd Cow Subscription starting at $99 per month
27. For the joke master: A book of dad jokes
If your dad is the master of dad jokes, he'll absolutely LOVE this book. Full of cheesy, cringe-worthy jokes, they’ll probably elicit a slew of eye rolls—but also lots of laughs. Be prepared though, as it will add over 500 new jokes to his portfolio.
28. For the dad who likes to garden: A garden tools kit
If the dad in your life has been wanting to get out to the garden more often, this is the perfect gift. Not only does this 7-piece garden tool set include all the essentials like a weeding fork, cultivator and trowel, but it's also a portable stool and storage caddy, all-in-one! The stool is made with a strong, steel frame and a sturdy canvas top to make gardening more comfortable and less tiring. GardenHOME Garden Tools Set at Amazon for $40
29. For the sentimental dad: A "best dad ever" photo collage
For a gift he’ll treasure for years to come, try this "best dad ever" photo collage from Minted. Personalize each element within the collage from the photos to the frame color and the color theme. You’re also able to insert a short message that’ll appear on the bottom of the photo to commemorate the time. Add in memories from a specific occasion or favorites from different times—and, he might just shed a tear (or two).
30. For the dad who commutes to work: A pair of noise-canceling headphones
Dad loves listening to his favorite jams on his commute—but the rest of the train does not. That’s why he needs a pair of noise-canceling headphones like one of our favorite ones from Sony. We found them to be very comfortable and incredible at blocking noise. Plus, thanks to their customizable Headphones Connect app, he can EQ the sound to his own preference, whether he likes balance or if he's all about the bass.
31. For the fitness lover: A Ninja blender
For those who love to make smoothies or protein shakes every morning, a personal blender would be an excellent gift idea. Our favorite personal blender at Reviewed is the Ninja Fit. Aside from being super fast and efficient, it’s also durable and easy to transport and store, too.
32. For the dad with a good sense of humor: Dad jokes hat
If your dad is known for making typical dad jokes and he has a good sense of humor, this is a fun and useful gift for him. The hat, which reads, "Warning: subject to spontaneous outbursts of dad jokes," is a well-constructed baseball style cap with a snapback closure for an adjustable and comfortable fit.
33. For the dad in dire need of a new wallet: A monogrammed leather wallet
Never underestimate the value of a good monogrammed leather wallet. Dad—and his pocket—will be elated by this classy one from Mark and Graham. The best part? You can customize its two colors—black or chocolate—with the monogram and font of your choice. It’s time to finally upgrade your dad’s worn out wallet.
34. For the dad who loves to try new things: A home brewing kit
Store-bought beer is great, but has your dad ever tried brewing it himself? Although more tedious than just grabbing a pack at the store, the experience of crafting his own beer is way more rewarding (and, fun!). Dad will have the best time experimenting with all things yeast—thanks to this home brewing kit. Our testers labeled this kit as the best small-batch kit. It’s not only incredibly beginner-friendly but also arrives with an instructional DVD so he can see firsthand how to brew his first batch.
35. For the dad who loves camping: A tent
Hear me out: It’s time to finally give dad the tent he’s been begging for. According to thousands of positive reviews, this one is the best as it’s spacious, can withstand rain (and dust storms, too) and is super comfortable to sleep in.
36. For the dad who loves to enjoy the backyard: A Vivere hammock
Get dad to chill out in the backyard with one of Amazon’s most popular hammocks: the Vivere. We put the hammock to the test: The results? It’s worth every single penny, thanks to its easy assembly, incredible support, insane comfort and ample space to sit. As soon as you see him lounging on it all summer, you’ll know it was worth it, too.
37. For the dad who loves to smell good: A harmonious smelling cologne
Cologne is a tried and true Father’s Day Gift. And while there are plenty of options to choose from, we’ve selected three of the most popular scents to make deciding on one as simple as can be. Cologne is practical and will never go out of style—so it’s really the perfect gift for any dad, grandpa or husband.
38. For the dad who never knows the weather: A smart speaker
What do you get the dad who has it all? A smart speaker, of course. Aside from providing exceptional sound, the device can play music from a large number of streaming services—such as Spotify, TuneIn, Amazon Music and more—via Airplay or Bluetooth, which is one of the reasons why we dubbed it our favorite smart speaker. It also arrives with Alexa on it, so your dad can ask the weather, news highlights or random questions he wants to know the answers to.
39. For the dad who loves to keep an eye on things: An outdoor security camera
Does your dad always call you to see when the gardener or mail arrives? If you’re thinking the latter, you should gift your dad an outdoor camera. Consider it a gift for him and you as it will save him from calling you all day long with pesky questions. We tested smart outdoor security cameras and can confirm that this one is the best.
40. For the dad who loves traveling: new luggage
You can never go wrong with a good quality piece of luggage—and your dad will agree. Although your dad probably already has a suitcase, he’ll definitely appreciate an upgrade. According to our testers, the Travelpro Platinum Magna Expandable Spinner Suiter is the best-checked luggage as it has an excellent build quality and organizational tools. Looking for a carry-on? The wildly popular Away Carry-On is a great option.
41. For the dad who swears by his morning cup of Joe: A coffee machine
You’ve definitely heard him in the morning—grunting in annoyance—before his most crucial cup of coffee of the day. Make life a tad easier by upgrading his machine to our most versatile coffee machine pick. It’ll improve his coffee game with its high brew quality and cool features—like the warming pad and customization options.
42. For the dad who loves being comfortable and stylish: A pair of Allbirds sneakers
Sneakers are always a great gift—so get Dad a comfortable, trendy pair from Allbirds. The wool sneakers, made with an eco-friendly sole material called SweetFoam, are insanely comfortable, durable and washable. Plus, our staffers are obsessed with them, too!
43. For the dad who’s always grilling: A BBQ grill upgrade
If money is no object, and you’re looking for the ultimate splurge-worthy gift, you can’t go wrong with a new barbecue grill. We dubbed this one as our favorite barbecue grill because it cooks evenly, perfectly sears meat and veggies and arrives with a sturdy, well-built design and features. Dads who love to grill will absolutely love this gift—and your summer will be that much better.
44. For the dad looking to take the next level of grilling: A smoker
If you’re shopping for a dad looking to take their grilling to the next level, it’s time to gift him a well-deserved upgrade. Insert: our best affordable smoker. It’ll give him his new favorite dishes to serve at summer BBQs and teach him to smoke so many things—like brisket, apple-wood smoked roasted chickens, fall-off-the-bone ribs and more. For a more affordable option, our best-value smoker is a great alternative, too. Warning: Once he masters the skill, he’ll smoke everything he possibly can on it.
45. For the dad who’s always complaining about sore muscles: A Theragun
The super trendy Theragun is a great tool to relieve sore muscles at home. Here at Reviewed, one of our staff members put the handheld massager to the test and loved that it was powerful enough to knead out knots and able to get even the hardest to reach spots. All in all, its five different massage settings will one hundred percent be appreciated.
46. For the dad who loves crafting fancy cocktails: A bartender set
The only thing better than cocktails are Dad’s famous homemade cocktails. Help him take his bartender game to the next level with this bartender set, which has our seal of approval. People love how easy it is to use and how versatile it is (he can make tons of different cocktails including your favorite!).
47. For the dad who signs important documents: An engraved pen
A classic, engraved Montblanc pen is a great gift for every Dad, but it’s particularly handy for those who sign a lot of important documents. It’ll not only add a special touch to his desk but will also remind him that you always have his back—especially during those difficult decisions. Created with a simplistic design in coated platinum, it’ll also turn signing into a luxurious experience.
48. For the dad who can never find his AirPods: A personalized AirPods case
If he’s always trying to figure out which AirPods are his, then a personalized AirPods case will come in handy. The case is customizable—with his initials, name, fonts and icons— and can easily hook onto any briefcase or backpack. Aside from upgrading the boring white case he currently has, it’ll also protect his AirPods—thanks to the high-impact plastic material the case is made of.
49. For the dad who loves to cook: A Dutch oven
A Dutch oven is arguably one of the most versatile pieces of cookware for your dad who loves to cook. Aside from braising meat and creating the perfect sourdough, it’ll literally last forever and doubles as a beautiful serving dish—thanks to its gorgeous enamel finish. We dubbed it as our favorite Dutch Oven because its round size doesn’t take up too much space on the stovetop and it’s easy to clean.
50. For the dad who loves to watch movies: A streaming subscription
Whether he wants to re-watch his favorite old classics or discover the latest and greatest, Dad needs a streaming subscription (or multiple) for the best commercial-less watching experience. A streaming service ensures he’ll never run out of movie or TV show options, and will be the perfect way for him to unwind after a long day.
Get deals and shopping advice delivered straight to your phone. Sign up for text message alerts from the experts at Reviewed.
Prices were accurate at the time this article was published but may change over time.