The Best Gifts for Every Dad

Did Father’s Day come up at out of nowhere?  Maybe Mom just called to remind you that Dad’s birthday is tomorrow?  No need to panic!  Keep reading for suggestions of gifts for dads of all sorts.  Whether you need something for a special occasion, or you just want to thank him for everything he’s done, you’re bound to find the perfect gifts for dad!

Best Gifts for Dads | For the Sake of Good Taste

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For the dad who loves sports:

NYT Custom Baseball Book $72.00, Uncommon Goods

NFL Men’s Long Sleeve Crew Neck Tee $15.65-29.95, Amazon

NBA Men’s Full Primary Logo Tee $9.10-49.00, Amazon

For the dad who’ll always be your favourite sweetheart:

What I Love About Dad From Me Book $10.00, Uncommon Goods

“I Love That You’re My Dad” Sign $8.99, Amazon

Best. Dad. Ever. Tee $8.99, Amazon

For the absent-minded dad:

Bluetooth Tracking Tag $40.00, Uncommon Goods

Davek Alert Umbrella $135.00, Davek

All Out of Pad $7.00, Amazon

Emergency Cash Capsule for Key Ring $10.80, Amazon

For the literary dad:

Shakespearean Insults Chart $25.00, Uncommon Goods

Personal Library Kit $10.59, Amazon

Banned Books Socks $10.00, Out of Print

For the grilling dad:

All in 1 Grill Cleaner and Seasoning Tool $18.00, Uncommon Goods

18-Piece Stainless Steel Barbecue Accessories Set $34.99, Amazon

Flavor Infusing Grill Wraps $9.99, Uncommon Goods

For the techy dad:

Wireless Waterproof Speaker $18.99, Amazon

PhoneSoap Smartphone Sanitizer $18.00, Uncommon Goods

Echo Dot $49.99, Amazon

For the gym dad:

Fitness Bottle with Phone Holding Sleeve $13.98, Uncommon Goods

MilestonePodThe Best Gifts for Every Dad $22.26, Amazon

Running Buddy Running Pouch $22.98, Amazon

For the dad who’s always down to open up a cold one:

Beer Layering Tool $9.95, Uncommon Goods

Beer Opening Glass $11.99, Uncommon Goods

Beer Can Handle $5.00, Fancy

For the geeky dad:

Star Trek Family Car Details $7.49, ThinkGeek

Game of Thrones Longclaw Sword Letter Opener $24.90, BoxLunch

Star Wars R2-D2 Screwdriver $7.99, ThinkGeek

Doctor Who Tardis Wastebin $34.99, ThinkGeek

Avengers Zip-Up Hoodie $29.99, ThinkGeek

Mini Bat Signal $9.95, ThinkGeek

Infinity Cube $29.99, ThinkGeek

For the dad who’s most happy behind the wheel:

Mechanix Wear – Original GlovesThe Best Gifts for Every Dad $15.99, Amazon

TEKTON 5941 Digital Tire Gauge $10.79, Amazon

Car Molding Strip $11.99, Amazon

For the dad who’s really just a big kid:

Fondoodler $30.00, BuzzFeed

Mini Desktop Cannon $34.99, Amazon

Mini Foldable RC Drone $49.79, Amazon

Shark Socks $10.00, Uncommon Goods

For the movie buff dad:

Universal Classic Monsters Collection $22.99, Amazon

1,001 Movies You Must See Before You Die $19.53, Amazon

Movie Buff Card Game $23.58, Amazon

Microwave Popcorn Maker $19.99, Amazon

For the dad who loves to cook:

Swissarmius $29.00, Generate

Cast Iron Skillet $12.69, Amazon

Cheese Making Kit $24.95, Amazon

For the dad who’d rather just eat:

Microwave Pasta Cooker $12.96, Amazon

Jerky Snob subscription box $15.00+, Cratejoy

Kody Double Dish $12.99, Amazon

The Very Hungry Man’s Ice Cream Scoop $29.95, Hammacher Schlemmer

For the dad who wants to go camping every weekend:

Camp Shower $16.90, Amazon

Folding Camp Stove Toaster $5.99, Amazon

Outdoor Survival Paracord Bracelet/Emergency Kit 6.99, Amazon

For the dad who’s always cracking jokes:

Punderdome $15.01, Amazon

Dad Joke Fuel mug $15.99, Human

The Official Dictionary of Sarcasm $9.14, Barnes and Noble

Hi Bored, I’m Dad Tee $19.99, Human

Ain’t No Bad Joke Like A Dad Joke Socks $12.99, Amazon

For the dad who’d rather be travelling:

Camry Luggage Scale $9.29, Amazon

Watch Roll Travel Case $27.99, Amazon

Water Bottle with Built-In Pill Organiser $11.54, Amazon

Travelon Multi-Bag Stacker $11.30, Amazon

So, what did you get your dad? Let us know in the comments if the list helped you out!


  1. Bee says:

    i’m taking mine for a meal at our local pub!

    1. forthesakeofgoodtaste says:

      Great idea! Hope you have an amazing time 🙂

  2. Isabelle says:

    OMG thank you for this post! Ive been having such a hard time trying to come up with a gift for my dad! Definitely some great ideas here!


    1. forthesakeofgoodtaste says:

      You’re so welcome! Hope it helped!!

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