Finding the best gifts for dads who want nothing can be quite a daunting task. Dads are notoriously difficult to shop for, but what can you get for a dad who seems to have everything?
Our awesome guide to the best gifts for dads who have everything will entertain and delight with the most interesting gifts around, whether he loves the latest tech or has a penchant for all things nostalgia.
Check out the perfect gifts for dads who want nothing ahead.
53 Best Gift Ideas for Dads Who Want Nothing
Get full-on dad approval with these special gifts for dads who want nothing here.
This durable trunk organizer could swoop in to become one of the best gifts for dads who don’t want anything. The large compartmentalized standing bag is perfect for keeping all his personal items safe and sound when traveling. The waterproof organizer will become a simple way for items to stay dry, upright, and together during any journey.
Mr. Coffee Mug Warmer
The dad you know who says he doesn’t want anything will realize how much he’s needed this Mr. Coffee mug warmer in his life. The easy-to-use warmer is chargeable and can be used at home or in the office whenever he wants to keep his caffeine game going strong.
Leather Valet Tray
This handsome leather valet tray will find its way into the life of the dad you know and he’ll welcome it. The personal tray is the perfect small place for him to keep his keys, phone, and other effects. The tray itself works just as well as a traditional keepsake so this dad knows who loves him the most.
Whiskey Glass And Cigar Holder
Dad will appreciate the coolness of this unusual whiskey glass for his home bar. The double-sized Old Fashioned glass has a specific ledge in the glass made for placing his cigar. When it comes to great Father’s Day gifts, he’ll love this trendy piece for the bar and enjoy drinking (and smoking) from it even more.
Spinning Roulette Game Set
Gift ideas for dads who don’t want anything should leave the dad in question super jazzed, as this spinning roulette game set will likely do. The quirky game set makes a fabulous Christmas gift because it offers dads a functioning roulette wheel and 16 shot glasses. He’ll feel like he’s the owner of his own top casino when he gets going with this game.
Darth Vader Waffle Maker
Dad will adore receiving this very special waffle maker for the kitchen. The waffle maker makes two sizes of Darth Vader waffles, so the kid inside the man can enjoy Star Wars side-by-side with his waffles. This creative kitchen gadget will keep dad smiling long after breakfast is done.
Donut Hole Mug
This inexpensive novelty coffee mug is a funny way to celebrate coffee and doughnuts for the dad you love. The ceramic mug comes complete with an open base large enough to fit a donut. He can pour his coffee, select his doughnut, and be on his way while keeping his sweet treat close by at all times.
Magnetic Levitating Globe
There’s no denying how much you’ll impress your favorite dad with this awesome magnetic levitating globe accessory. The floating globe uses magnets to achieve this astounding effect, which employs LED light to set the high-tech mood. He will appreciate the uncommon quality of this globe, which makes his daily life even cooler.
Retro Pixel Art Game Speaker
This unique pixel art game speaker is part tech and part nostalgic fun for dads to enjoy. The speaker is disguised as a retro computer that displays LED pixel art on its tiny screen.
He can take part in creating the design through a corresponding app and enjoy high-quality speakers at the same time. Help him take this fun trip down memory lane with this sentimental piece of dad tech.
Dad Gift Set
The dad in your life will appreciate everything that comes in this gift set for dads. In it, he’ll find a multi-tool hammer that reads “Best Dad Ever,” along with a dad-friendly keyring and a tumbler he can use whenever he’s off doing dad things and needs a reminder that he’s still “the man.”
Motorcycle Bottle Opener
Dads will love using this detailed motorcycle bottle opener and count themselves lucky you didn’t listen when they said they didn’t want anything. This intricate bronze bottle opener is almost too cool to use, but it works like a charm and will remain a small added keepsake that he can get practical with almost every day.
Nuts Gift Basket
Give the picky dad in your life this tasty nuts gift basket. The consumable collection will meet all his crunchy, salty snack needs with its delicious flavors. The set includes everything from salted cashews to Mexican cocoa peanuts. He’ll love reaching for one of these original flavored nut pouches whenever he needs something new and different.
Himalayan Salt BBQ Plank
Gifts for dads who want nothing may very well lead you to offer this Himalayan salt plank to your favorite dad. He won’t believe how powerful the Himalayan salt is as a cooking and grilling surface for meats, vegetables, and more. The plank can retain heat and be used to chill food while infusing it with amazing flavor he’ll appreciate.
Dad Pillow Cover
Dads will get super excited when you give them this pillow cover and keychain set that celebrates all there about being a dad. The pillow has special pockets for all his personal items, like his phone and the all-powerful remote control. The pillow reads, “Dad’s Spot / Don’t get too comfortable.”
Fill In The Blank Dad Journal
This adorable miniature journal will let dad know just how much you appreciate him with the most personal words. The fill-in-the-blank journal will touch his heart and offer the most intimate type of gift from loved ones that he can treasure for a long time to come.
Fly Fishing Pole Photo Holder
Dads everywhere will get a kick out of this fly fishing-themed photo display they can keep in their home as a reminder of how awesome he is. The interesting look of the fishing pole might seem an odd statement, but any dad who loves fishing will enjoy having his favorite hobby and his loved ones together in one place.
Tabletop Camping Grill
The dad in your life will love camping even more when you give him this impressive tabletop camping grill. It has a grill and stove combo and provides even cooking using gas whenever he is in the great outdoors.
Gifts for dads who have everything do their best work when they recognize what makes him happy and add to it, just as having this incredible camping grill with him will make camping even more joyful.
Executive Mini Sandbox
Your dad may say he doesn’t need anything for his birthday or Father’s Day, but he’ll find this executive mini sandbox will offer him fun and relaxation for a cheap price. The little sandbox makes a terrific last-minute gift and is made to look like a golf game, complete with a hole in one marker and two tools so he can meditate in the sand.
The coolest dad around will appreciate receiving this carbonated growler when his beer hobby gets serious. The stainless-steel growler keeps 64 ounces of beer as insulated and regulated as his favorite brewery might. He may just open his own dads-centric brewery once this growler finds its way into his collection.
Pizza Socks Box
When you can’t get your favorite dad a pizza, you can still deliver to him this box of cool pizza socks he’ll be sure to love. The novelty set of four pairs of socks is folded to look just like a delicious pizza he can’t wait to use.
Cell Phone Stand With Speaker
When Dad needs some alone time to destress, you can make the visuals and audio much better for him with this helpful cell phone stand/speaker combination. The stand allows him to prop up his phone for stable viewing, while the Bluetooth speaker feature offers enhanced sound for his favorite shows or entertainment.
Alarm Clock On Wheels
This quirky alarm clock on wheels will put some pep into his morning routine in no time. The alarm clock moves around, jumps, rolls, and makes tons of noise when it goes off, so nothing at all will keep him asleep when he needs to get up. The little robot clock will make a rambunctious and fun tech buddy for any dad around.
Even the most responsible dads who “have it all” will get as excited as a child when you give them this QuadCopter, which comes with a camera. The four-pronged helicopter toy can move 360 degrees so he can have a look down at everything below and enjoy being above it all for a change.
Vintage Radio Bluetooth Speakers
This Bluetooth speaker comes in the form of a vintage radio, which will happily occupy the bedside table, desk, or office space of a dad near you. He’ll love the retro design and high-level tech of this speaker and use it anytime he wants to connect to his smart devices the old-fashioned way.
Beef Jerky Gift Set
Your favorite dad will salivate when he hears you got him this beef jerky gift set. The set is loaded with artisanal-style beef jerky that will wow his taste buds and stay in his “Dads Only” collection for a long time. With flavors like Voodoo Chile, Habanero Escobar, and O.G. Hickory, he’ll be jerky-ready for a great time.
The dad in your life will thank you for not getting him a clunky set of tools when all he needed was this awesome lightweight wallet ninja. This multi-tool can fit into a pocket or wallet and has 18 tools in one, including a screwdriver, can opener, bottle opener, and much more. He will love having this amazing addition to his dad’s arsenal without feeling weighed down for one second.
LED Neck Reading Light
When dads claim they don’t need anything, they’ll take it back in a second when you give them this useful LED neck reading light. Anytime they want to read in bed or in a dark corner all to themselves, they can easily use this reading light that wraps around the neck and offers different levels of brightness for their reading.
Dads will value the organizational power of this wooden docking station. When you give them the accessory, they will quickly gather all their personal items and add them to the station. From their cell phone, watch, and keys to glasses, headphones, and more, they’ll love having everything at their fingertips in their own perfect places.
BBQ Rubs Gift Set
The dad you know will start planning his next grill session when you give him this gift set of fun BBQ rubs. The collection of five BBQ rubs has flavors as varied as Cajun, Caribbean, Mexican, Southwest, and Memphis to add some spice and heat to his latest grilling creations.
Smart Sleep Headphones
Dad will discover that having these cool smart sleep headphones will improve his sleep and make it an even more fun process. The headphones work with Bluetooth technology to play any music or content he wants, including a microphone, UV blocking materials, and a breathable material that will soothe him to sleep successfully every time.
Best Dad Wine Stopper
Any dad who values his home bar and equally values being a great dad will enjoy this “Best Dad” wine stopper that celebrates everything he is. The silver wine stopper will keep an open bottle tasting like it was just corked, while the “Best Dad” engraving on the stopper will make sure he never forgets how great a dad he really is.
Best Dad Whiskey Set
Your favorite dad will clean out a special place in his home bar for this Dad-centric whiskey set. The set comes in a handsome wooden gift box with “Best Dad Award” on the cover. Inside, he’ll find two Old Fashioned whiskey glasses, eight whiskey stones, and other tools needed to create the perfect beverage. He’ll be proud to use and display this cool whiskey set any time.
You can show a dad who claims he doesn’t need anything how much you care about him when you give him this vital FitBit smartwatch. Even if he puts it on and forgets about it, the watch will automatically tell him the time, the steps he’s taken that day, his pulse, and much more.
From checking blood oxygen levels to making Bluetooth calls, this watch has everything he needs to be healthy and happy.
Outdoor Beer Table
The dad in your life will get tons of use out of this outdoor beer table. The ingenious table takes the party outside, where he can easily plant it into the ground. The small round table holds two servings of beer, has an area for beer snacks and even a bottle opener. He may never come indoors again once you give him this awesome dad gift he didn’t know he wanted.
LED Flashlight Gloves
These LED light gloves will become your dad’s #1 favorite accessory when he’s enjoying all the best hobbies: fixing the car, looking for things in the basement, as well as camping, hiking, and enjoying the outdoors. The fingerless gloves are comfortable and lightweight, while the index finger and thumb of each glove have a powerful flashlight that he can turn on or off whenever he needs to.
Dad Cutting Board
Dads who love to cook or grill will feel extra-loved and appreciated when you give them this cutting board personally made for dads. The bamboo cutting board is the ideal size to use when at the grill or preparing a meal. The cutting board displays a “Dad” and chef’s hat design, along with the words “Master of the Grill and Best Dad Ever.”
Beer Making Starter Kit
Get your dad into the trendy art of craft beer brewing, while making it easy for him every step of the way. This one-gallon kit has everything he needs to get started, from the brewing container and ingredients to the recipe kit. Before you know it, you’ll be sampling a special dad brew that is his own creation, thanks to you.
Personalized Pocket Knife
This attractive personalized pocket knife is the perfect way to honor a dad who works hard for everyone. He will love having the durable knife with an oak wood handle on him at all times, whether he’s fishing, camping, or just looking for things to do around the house. The knife handle can be customized with his engraved name, so he feels extra special all the time.
Father’s Day Hammer
When you need to show some appreciation to an awesome dad, make sure to spell it outright with this hammer keepsake. He’ll appreciate having this high-quality hammer in his toolbox, while the words on the wood that read “Thanks for helping me build my life” will ring truer than anything to him. He’ll have no problem both using it and treasuring it at the same time.
Magnetic Pickup Tool
This powerful pickup tool makes a terrific gift for dads who want nothing. It bends and turns whenever it needs to and uses the strength of magnets to easily pick up any item from the darkest reaches of the floor or behind the couch. He’ll love the efficiency of the tool and enjoy having it in his dad’s arsenal.
Bourbon Lip Balm
This super cool bourbon lip balm is an effective way to work a little man beauty ritual into any dad’s daily life. The inexpensive novelty item will still do its best to keep Dad’s lips moisturized and healthy, while the bourbon scent will keep him interested and using it regularly.
Cocktail Party Kit
Any dad worth his salt will wonder how he survived without this cocktail party kit in his life and home bar. You’ll put a big smile on his face when you present him with this all-in-one cocktail party maker that includes a cocktail shaker, mixing spoon, jigger, strainer, and more.
The bamboo set will look amazing wherever he makes his drinks and will remain there for a long time.
Pizza Man Crate
This man crate is stockpiled with all the ingredients and tools needed for your favorite dad to combine the art of grilling with the art of pizza making. The set has all he needs to grill a creative, amazing pizza outdoors and have a ball while doing it. With the pizza peel, pizza stones, dough, seasoning, and more, he’ll be all set to become the best pizza guy in town.
When the dad in your life claims he’s got it all, you can remind him that everyone needs to work stress out sometimes with this awesome desktop boxing set. The novelty kit has tiny boxing gloves for his fingers, a mini desktop punching bag, and a set of moves he can slowly begin to master with each miniature workout.
Cocktail Smoker Kit
There’s no greater achievement for cocktail lovers who are also dads than being able to smoke their own craft cocktails. Dads everywhere will flock to using this smoker kit the next time they want to get creative at the bar. The cold smoker is super easy-to-use and comes with wood chips that vary from pecan and oak to cherry and apple for delicious, subtle notes in every drink he makes.
Magnetic Beer Opener
The dad you love best will adore you for thinking of him when you give him this practical magnetic beer opener. He can keep it on the refrigerator in the kitchen or the private one in his man cave. Either way, the beer opener uses magnets every time he opens a bottle to collect the caps neatly and decoratively in a unique design.
Life Story Journal
You can give a dad this life story journal and be sure to melt his heart right away. The handmade cloth journal is full of creative story prompts to make it easier than ever for dads to tell their life story from the beginning to the present. Having this keepsake he creates himself will end up meaning so much to him and to you.
DIY Gin Kit
Dad may not wait to get started making his own gin with this engaging, fun DIY gin kit. The set has everything from juniper berries and a botanical spice blend to the bottles, strainer, and funnel needed to create the best homemade gin around. He may even re-gift the artisanal gin back to you once he’s perfected the process.
Grenade Coffee Mug
This gold grenade coffee mug has dads written all over it. The ceramic mug shimmers with all the detail of an actual grenade. It will still house his morning coffee just the same and benefits from having a lid. This grenade’s pin can be pulled without worry whenever he wants a second cup.
Hanging Leather Toiletry Bag
This stylish hanging leather toiletry bag will transform a dad’s normally haphazard collection of man bathroom items into a well-oiled machine of sturdy organization. The folding leather bag contains different-sized internal pockets for different items. Whether he uses it on the go or at home, he’ll appreciate the extra love for his personal things.
Bear Hand Oven Mitts
The dad who cooks, bakes, or barbecues will appreciate these awesome bear-hand oven mitts by his side whenever he needs extra protection against an oven or a grill. The oversized cotton mitts look just like big bear claws and contain heat-resistant silicone so the hot stuff won’t leave a mark on them after the big meal is made.
Silicone Floppy Disk Coaster Set
These silicone floppy disk coasters will make any dad super happy when he receives them. He’ll realize just how much he’s always needed a set of coasters for the den or his man cave that stir up nostalgic memories of computer RAM and floppy disks. These coasters will work like a dream and provide some colorful retro fun whenever he’s being social.
Bad Dad Jokes
There’s no denying how much dad jokes mean to a self-respecting dad, so why not present the best dad jokes around to a deserving father and keep him entertained for a very long time? This book of dad jokes is entertaining and irreverent enough for dads everywhere to keep it as a treasured part of their home dad book collection.
How We Choose Gift For Dads Who Want Nothing
At Gift Rabbit, we understand how tricky it can be to find the perfect gift for dads who want nothing. That’s why we conduct thorough research, survey different demographics, and use our expertise to curate a wide variety of unique gift ideas to suit every style and budget. Our rigorous review process allows us to evaluate each product from a user’s perspective. We check, compare, and score each item based on important criteria such as usability, practicality, and customer feedback. Whether you’re looking for a tech gadget, a new book, or a gourmet food hamper, you can trust our gift guide to help you make an informed choice.