A silver Breville coffee machine with a touch screen on a red circle graphic.

20 Father’s Day gifts for coffee lovers

The best gifts to help dad make the perfect cup of joe.

This one’s for the dads who like to stay caffeinated and try new things. From Maple Leafs captain John Tavares’ signature coffee roast to a home barista machine with special settings for steaming alternative milks, we’ve found the most memorable and unique coffee-related gifts for Father’s Day. Whether he’s a seasoned connoisseur or just starting to explore the world of specialty brews, we’ve found a present that will help your dad make his perfect cup of joe.
Two white bags, one with a brown label and one with a yellow label, on a blue circle graphic
Whole Bean Coffee,
Bridgehead

Every batch of Fair Trade coffee from Bridgehead is roasted in Ottawa before being packaged in bags adorned with complimentary and inspirational notes. The brand carries a range of roasts that your dad might like, like the bold Bytown Boom dark and crowd-pleasing house blend medium roast.

$17
A silver Breville coffee machine with a touch screen on a red circle graphic.
Barista Touch Impress,
Breville

The new high-tech home barista station from Breville has settings specifically for steaming alternative milks, including oat, almond and soy milks. Customize your favourite drinks – and then save the settings – so you can create the perfect beverage every single time. Load up the machine with your dad’s favourite coffees before gifting for an extra-thoughtful touch.

$2,200
A red handheld milk frother in a base rest on an orange circle graphic.
Red Milk Frother,
Aerolatte

This high-powered handheld frother by Aerolatte makes perfectly whipped and foamy milk, hot or cold – without the use of steam or electricity. It takes less than 30 seconds, and the tool slots into a handy matching countertop stand.

$35
A map print with a black coffee marker stencil overtop on a red circle graphic.
Home Of The Chemex Poster,
Chemex

If your dad’s a diehard Chemex fan, he’ll appreciate this map print paying homage to the birthplace of the famous coffeemaker. An ‘x’ marks the spot in Manhattan where Dr. Peter Schlumbohm’s laboratory first created the Chemex, and the carafe in question is stencilled overtop.

$10
A bag of coffee with a red, blue and grey abstract design on an orange circle graphic.
Tavares Signature Roast,
Propellor Coffee

This collaboration between Toronto’s Propellor Coffee and the Maple Leafs captain’s charitable foundation is for such a good cause, even a Habs fan won’t say no to a bag. The Latin American beans have tasting notes of chocolate, hazelnut and cherry and $1 from each purchase goes to initiatives that teach kids about the importance of proper nutrition.

$22.50
A black Nespresso coffeemaker with bright orange detailing and a cup on the stand over a blue circle graphic
Vertuo Pop+,
Nespresso

Nespresso has unveiled their colourful new creation: the Vertuo Pop+, a compact and affordable pod coffee machine made with sustainable materials that comes in a range of eye-catching colours. Dad will love its sleek design and small stature. Grab some Belvedere and christen his new coffeemaker by making a round of Espresso Martinis.

$169
A turquoise serving piece with a spouted creamer as the base and sugar canister with spoon on top over an orange circle graphic.
Bond Sugar and Creamer Set,
Loveramics

This space-conscious cream and sugar set is made by ceramicists at Hong Kong’s Loveramics, and comes in a rainbow of cheerful colours. The base is the creamer, and the sugar bowl on top has a notch in it for your spoon.

$199 HKD
A red manual espresso maker modelled to look like a small robot, with attachments in front of it, on a blue circle graphic.
Barista Robot Espresso Maker,
Cafelat

This cute espresso maker by Cafelat looks like a little robot, but it’s a tongue-in-cheek design – the tool is completely manual (see it in action here). The lever-powered espresso maker makes an impressive brew, and it’s available in a range of powdered colour options.

$549
Three small wooden scoops shaped like houses, one filled with coffee beans, on a red circle graphic.
House Coffee Measure,
Torch Coffee Roasters

Designer Takahashi Nakabayashi designed these 10-gram wooden coffee scoops to resemble tiny Japanese houses. Each is hand-carved from walnut or birch by artisans in Odawara in Kanagawa Prefecture, and they come packaged in a beautiful, gift-friendly box from Torch.

$28
A silver drip coffee maker on a blue circle graphic.
Thermal Carafe Drip Coffee Maker,
Zwilling

Does your dad drink coffee all day long? The new Zwilling Enfinigy Carafe coffeemaker will keep it hot the whole time – without burning the brew. The double-walled, stainless-steel body holds 10 cups and stays comfortably cool to the touch.

$440
A silver bag with a yellow and white label on a red circle graphic.
Radial Summer Blend,
Pilot Coffee Roasters

Canada’s Pilot Coffee Roasters are ready to keep your dad cool and caffeinated this summer. Their first-ever summer blend (coming out on June 16) has juicy notes of mango and peach, perfect for cold brews and iced coffees. Suit up and start the coffeemaker, co-pilot.

$22.50
Two abstract-patterned red and black espresso cups with matching saucers on an orange circle graphic
Mona Hatoum Cappuccino Cups,
Illy

Palestinian artist Mona Hatoum designed these limited-edition espresso cups for Illy’s Art Collection, a line of contemporary coffeeware featuring art from around the world. The set comes with two cups that have the abstract design in red and black – all that’s left to do is grab a canister or two of his favourite Illy blend.

$115
Four dark blue coffee cups with cream bases and no handles on a red circle graphic.
The Cappuccino Cups,
Fable Home

Ceramics from the trendy Fable Home are stylish, minimalistic and sustainably-made in Portugal. The Cappuccino Cups are durable stoneware with unique hammered exteriors, perfectly-sized for cappuccinos, flat whites and lattes. Choose between six colour options.

$68
A minimalistic black coffee grinder on an orange circle graphic.
Opus Conical Burr Grinder,
Fellow

This new grinder from the famous and fashionable Fellow is designed to cover all bases, with over 41 settings for making the perfect grind for everything from espresso to cold brew. Like all the brand’s products, it’s sleek, minimalistic and guaranteed to impress.

$195 U.S.
A white tea towel with illustrations of different coffee tools on a blue circle graphic.
Coffee Tea Towel,
Claudia Pearson

Do you see any of your dad’s favourites on this tea towel? The design (by Brooklyn-based designer Claudia Pearson) sports a collection of classic coffeemakers and tools, printed on a flour sack towel.

$20 U.S.
A red mug sitting on a matching circular base on an orange circle graphic.
Ui Fine Ceramic Self-Heating Mug Set,
OHOM

This nifty high-tech mug from OHOM comes with a charging base that uses magnetic induction energy to keep drinks hot by heating a metallic layer on the bottom of the cup. Cool bonus: the circular mug rest will also wirelessly charge phones placed on it.

$98 U.S.
Three white bags with different coloured labels on a blue circle graphic
The Original Vietnamese Coffee Trio,
Nguyen Coffee Supply

America’s first specialty Vietnamese coffee importer and roaster is all the rage these days. From a coffee roast that supports This bundle includes their three original blends, each one wildly popular and named for an admirable character trait: Moxy, True Grit and Loyalty. Sound like any guys you know?

$51 U.S.
A bright yellow coffeemaker with two graphic cups on a red circle graphic
2-Cup Mini Express – Arte Collection (Lichtenstein),
Bialetti

If your dad loves his Bialetti Moka, the legendary Italian brand’s two-cup Mini Express espresso machine might be his new go-to. It pours perfectly-brewed, crema-topped coffee directly into two cups – one for each of you. This limited-edition design showcases artwork by Roy Lichtenstein.

$69
A gold handheld coffee grinder on a blue circle graphic.
Advanced Chestnut C2 Titanium Grinder,
Timemore

The titanium-coated burrs in this handheld coffee grinder last for ages and mill coffee beans with an extra-sharp edge. It comes in different finishes, including this opulent gold – because your dad deserves nothing less.

$120
A dark blue Yeti travel mug with the word "Dad" on an orange circle graphic
Father’s Day Rambler Travel Mug,
Yeti

For the dad whose Yeti is always within reach. This limited-edition Father’s Day design is simple and straightforward: the brand’s Rambler mugs in three popular colours (Charcoal, Navy and Canopy Green) can now be bought with the word “Dad” written in rope.

$58
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