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40 best Father’s Day gifts for Dad 2023

Dec 19, 2023

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Is your dad difficult to shop for because he always says he doesn't want anything? If so, this Father's Day, it is time to prove him wrong with the best Father's Day gifts he never knew he always wanted! Here at Reviewed, our gifting experts carefully select the best gifts for Dad all year long, so he'll feel the love on Sunday, June 18.

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Whether your dad plays golf, would rather be fishing or is obsessed with the latest tech gear, there's a cool gift here for any type of dad. If he's celebrating his very first Father's Day, we have useful gift ideas for new dads and if the dad, father-in-law, grandpa or any other special father figure in your life truly doesn't want more stuff, keep reading for unique experience gifts that are sure to create unforgettable memories.

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If you're having trouble deciding on the best gift idea for dad, or if he is just really hard to shop for, these are some of our top reviewed, favorite gifts for any father figure.

A smartwatch is a fantastic multitool. The Apple Watch Series 8 is the best smartwatch we’ve tested because it has great fitness tracking, advanced tracking and a bright, always-on display.

Known as our favorite record player, the Fluance RT82 has excellent build quality, great sound and a removable headshell makes for easier cartridge upgrades. Consider this gift for the dad who loves listening to music.

Any dad who loves spending time in his own backyard will appreciate the Solo Stove Bonfire 2.0. This is one of the best outdoor fire pits of 2023 for how it starts faster than most wood-burning fire pits, produces less smoke and is easy to transport.

For some dads, the work around the house is never done, but this Makita drill will help him complete some of those tasks. It's our favorite cordless drill that favorite drill because it is powerful enough for bigger jobs but also compact enough to fit in tighter spaces.

We chose the Sonos Roam as our best bluetooth speaker since it has amazing sound quality and portable convenience. It has also proven to be the most versatile portable speaker we've ever tested.

Our top pick for best DNA testing kit is AncestryDNA, for offering the largest database for finding matches as well as the greatest detail of DNA heritage.

The Renpho Eye Massager has been known to be a miracle worker for migraines as well as for reducing eye strain. It not only provides heated massage but has Bluetooth capabilities, so your Dad can listen to his favorite relaxing music while his headache melts away.

If your family enjoys pizza nights (and really, who doesn't love pizza?)—then this is the gift that will really impress Dad. The Ooni-Karu Outdoor Pizza Oven is one of the best pizza ovens on Amazon and makes authentic, stone baked pizza in just 60 seconds!

The book-loving father figure in your life has probably maxed his space on the bookshelves, so why not gift him an e-reader so he can read all the books he wants without taking up any more space? The Kindle Paperwhite is the best Kindle we've tested, featuring an amazing glare-free and waterproof display.

More gifts for any type of dad

There's nothing quite like celebrating your very first Father's Day. If you're shopping for a new dad, we found plenty of useful gifts any new pop would appreciate.

There's no place for a scruffy beard around a baby's soft skin! Help him achieve his smoothest shave yet with our best overall electric razor for men, the Philips Norelco 9500, which provides a sharp, comfortable shave and smart technology.

Any new dad will quickly realize that comfort is key. A nice pair of house slippers is a gift he'll get so much use out of, especially if they are our best slippers for men, the L.L. Bean Men's Venetian Wicked Good Slippers, which we found to feel soft and warm with a relaxed fit.

Lack of sleep will make any new parent forgetful. Equip the new Dad in your life with a Tile Mate Bluetooth Tracker so he can easily find his keys, backpack or other frequently lost items.

For the dads who spend their weekends on the green, we selected golf gifts that are up to par for elevating his game on style on the golf course.

Callaway's EZ Laser Rangefinder is one of the best golf range finders of 2023, thanks to its incredible 800-yard range and useful smart features.

For the golfing hubby who needs a golf bag upgrade, check out one of our favorite golf bags, the Titleist Players 4 Stand Bag. The bag is lightweight making it easy to carry and features durable aluminum legs, a sturdy double strap and plenty of convenient storage pockets.

Our editors love Allbirds and now the sustainable brand which claims to make "the world's most comfortable shoes" has released a brand new golf shoe, just in time for Father's Day. The Men's Golf Dashers are sleek and lightweight and made with high quality ZQ merino Wool.

For the dad who hits the green on the weekends, this PGA TOUR golf polo features modern ombre stripes that will make him the most stylish guy on the golf course. It's designed for an athletic fit and made from a moisture-wicking fabric with just enough stretch, to allow for maximum mobility with every swing.

For the father who's "gone fishin'" we've reeled in some great finds on the best fishing gear and accessories for his next epic fishing trip.

If Dad is new to fishing or wants to go for the very first time, a fishing pole is a practical and necessary gift. The Plusinno Fishing Rod and Reel Combo is our favorite fishing rod because it's lightweight and durable, plus the pole is collapsable for easy transport.

While our best overall Yeti Tundra Cooler is ideal for keeping his fresh catches fresh, Dad will also need a personal cooler for his lunch while on the lake, and the Yeti Hopper Flip Soft Cooler is what we'd recommend thanks to its durable shell and superb insulation.

Let Dad proudly display his love for fishing and home state pride with a piece of art. Each State Fish Art canvas features a detailed mascot fish, the state and name of the fish.

If Dad is the grill master of the house, we have some great gift recommendations that are sure to lock in his reputation for throwing down the best BBQ on the block.

The Dad who spends a lot of time outdoors flipping burgers and grilling chicken will flip for this grilling gift. These OXO Good Grips Grill Tongs topped our list as the best overall grill tongs, thanks to their scalloped pincers, comfortable handles and overall versatility.

For the Dad who needs a grilling starter pack, the Grill Master Crate has everything he needs from a brass knuckle meat tenderizer to spices, sauces, hickory wood chips, a cast-iron smoker box and a set of four steak thermometers.

This set of two Grill Prep Trays makes prepping meat safer and easier. They're designed to prevent food contamination by providing an easy way to separate raw and cooked foods, they're made from shatterproof melamine and dishwasher safe.

If he's the kind of dad who geeks out over the latest tech, then check out some of our favorite gadgets that make fantastic Father's Day gifts.

Apple's AirPods Pro (2nd generation) are the best wireless earbuds our experts have ever tested. They feature next-gen noise cancelation, a comfortable design and Adaptive Transparency mode. They are the perfect gift for the dad who is ready for an upgrade or is actually still using wired earbuds.

If he's not an Apple guy and doesn't yet own a smartwatch, then the Google Pixel Watch is an excellent option, with incredible features and a Fitbit inclusion. We tested the Google Pixel Watch and loved it for its excellent design, fitness features and crisp display.

If you are going all out on the father figure in your life this year, nothing beats a new TV, especially if it's the best TV we ever tested. We love the LG C2 OLED for its world-class picture quality, top-tier gaming features and thin design.

A unique and thoughtful gift idea for dads who really don't want more stuff is the gift of experience. Experience gifts create lasting memories he'll be sure to cherish and appreciate.

For the dad who loves traveling or exploring, a travel experience with Airbnb will hit just right this Father's Day. From a beachfront bungalow, to a secluded cabin, to a countryside getaway in the middle of nowhere, and everywhere in between, Dad will appreciate the gift of a getaway.

With an experience gift at Uncommon Goods, you can choose from just about any topic or hobby he's interested in and book a unique virtual class, from Magic & Mixology, to Master Knife Skills, Play the Ukulele and more.

For the dad who is interested in learning new hobbies, an All-Access Pass from MasterClass is a great Father's Day gift idea. He can learn from celebrity experts and take classes like Cooking with Gordon Ramsay, Comedy with Steve Martin or Filmmaking with Martin Scorsese.

Is your dad a true outdoorsman? If he loves camping, hiking or just basking in the great outdoors in general, check out these Father's Day gifts for outdoorsy dads.

If Dad is in charge of cooking while camping, he'll love a lightweight camping stove that's easy to transport. The Coleman Two-burner Propane Stove is easy to use and super portable, making it one of the best camping stoves we tested.

After all that time setting up camp and pitching the tent, Dad will be relieved to take a little break in one of our favorite camping hammocks. The Kootek Camping Hammock is ultra lightweight and made from a durable nylon fabric, and best of all it's easy to set up so Dad can sit back and relax.

Moms love their Stanley tumblers, now it's Dad's turn to get in on the trending brand. With the Stanley French Press, all he needs is his favorite coffee grounds and boiling water to get the morning off to a great start — no more terrible-tasting instant coffee while campside.

If Dad enjoys a cold one or two, we have rounded up the best beer gifts for Father's Day. You can't go wrong with any of these gift ideas for the beer-drinking dad in your life.

For the beer gift that keeps giving, gift Dad a membership to The Original Craft Beer Club. In each monthly shipment he'll be thrilled to receive 12 new craft brews plus a newsletter and tasting notes for each beer.

Toast to Dad with a beer glass and snacks bundle from Bokksu. This curated gift box includes a Japan-made beer glass plus a delicious variety of otsumami (small snacks served with beer).

There's no better way to fill Dad's cup on Father's Day than with a Stanley Growler filled with his favorite brew. This 64 ounce insulated container keeps beer cold and carbonated and is made with a stainless steel interior.

If Dad's idea of a perfect day includes cheering on his favorite sports team, then take a look at these Father's Day gifts for dads who are crazy about football, baseball, basketball or any other sport.

A licensed NFL Jersey is as official as it gets for a football fan. Choose Dad's favorite team or player and he'll get a lightweight, athletic-fit jersey with a tailored look and mesh ventilation side panels — just like the pros.

These cool, handmade Dugout Mugs are perfect for any baseball-loving dad. He’ll be able to drink his favorite beverage out of the barrel of an actual wooden baseball bat emblazoned with his favorite team's logo on it.

Perfect for game day, this Collegiate Cheese Board from Mark & Graham is crafted from bamboo and features his favorite team's logo on it. It includes a stainless steel cheese knife with built-in storage and a tempered glass insert.

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For the dad who is a huge football (and Tom Brady) fan, this limited-edition book about the QB's incredible career is a must-have Father's Day gift. "Greatness: Tom Brady's Legendary Career" features epic stories and photos from USA Today sports journalists and is a great gift idea for anyone who is a fan of the seven-time Super Bowl champ. (Reviewed, part of the USA Today Network, is a division of Gannett Co.)

We've rounded up some of our favorite lawn and garden gifts for the dad who enjoys mowing the lawn, trimming the hedges or tending to his garden. Even though doing yard work can be a tough job, there are some cool gadgets out there Dad will be excited to get outside and use.

This Sleek Garden Gardening Tool Set is a must-have if Dad spends a lot of time in his garden. The set comes with eight tools including a handheld rake, cultivator, transplanter, trowel, pruner, work gloves, a lightweight tool bag for storage, plus even a foam kneeling pad for ultimate comfort.

The giant green paws might look like a gag gift, but if your dad has piles of leaves to pick up, he'll love using these ReLeaf Leaf Scoops! The hand held rakes make it easy and fun to pick up leaves, spread mulch, collect fruit from trees or even scoop up toys!

This Kobalt cordless string trimmer is our top overall pick for best weed wackers and string trimmers of 2023 so we're sure your dad will love it, too. The 80-volt trimmer is just over 11 pounds so it's lightweight and powerful, and in our testing, it cut through everything with ease and was easy to handle.

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