20 Best Birthday Gifts for Grandpa

20 Best Birthday Gifts for Grandpa

The wisdom and experience of grandfathers make them so special. Apart from that the unconditional love and support you get from your grandparents is the most important reason to show them how thankful you are. The straight from the heart gift ideas are put together in this list.

Check it out to see which one is the best to make your Grandpa smile this year on his birthday.

Grandpa Nutritional Facts Mug:

The coffee mug is designed with a nutritional facts label, which is the perfect birthday for grandpa who has a quirky sense of humor. It reads the percentage of daily values which includes the advice, looks, caffeine addiction, snoring habit and other fun aspects of your grandfather’s life. The high quality ceramic mug is the best buy under the budget. as it comes with design printed on both sides.


Bacon Gift Crate:

It is a perfect gift idea for men, and you can surely buy this Baconator gift crate on your grandpa’s birthday. If your grandpa loves all things bacon, then without wasting time anymore get this man crate that comes with bacon popcorn, bacon chips, bacon crouton bites, bacon rub, bacon jerkey and bacon potato skins. All these and many more bacon treats are housed in a natural pine crate which gives a manly look to the gift set.


1938 US dime cufflinks:

81st Birthday Coin Cufflinks | 1938 US Dime Cufflink Set | Gift for Men Handmade Personal

Designer cuff-links with the print of the year your grandpa was born, isn’t it a great gift? Ideal for 80th birthday gifts, the cuff-links has great detailing of front and back sides of an American dime. Its sterling silver finish will surely add a discrete touch to your grandpa’s favorite jacket. The dime cuff-links seem to be a wonderful birthday gift.


Sports themed cookie gift box:

One Dozen Sport Themed Fathers Day Oreo Cookies Gift Box

Grandfathers are coaches for life and if your Pop has a strong connection with sports coaching then get him the sports themed cookies as a birthday gift. The cookie set contains one dozen Oreos that are dipped in Belgium chocolate. Finely finished with hand crafted royal icing décor that features detailing of baseball, football, tennis ball and dad plaques, the gourmet gift box can be ordered online. You should definitely order the gift box your grandpa’s birthday..


Portable folding chair:

KingCamp Tall Director Chair Bar Height Steel Frame Collapsible with Side Table Cup Holder Side Storage Bag Footrest, Folding Portable, Supports 300 lbs

The bar height chair is perfect gift for grandpa’s who love to go on picnics but find it difficult to sit on a low height chair. The chair is ideal for people, especially the grandparents, who have knee problems. The heavy duty chair also comes with a retractable side table to let your grandpa hold his favorite drink while watching his grandsons fishing on a sunny day. The folding chair is ideal birthday gift for your grandfather’s knee problem.


Panini press:

Breville Duo 1500-Watt Nonstick Panini Press

Who makes the best Panini sandwiches in the whole world? Of course it’s your grandfather. Show your appreciation towards his love for cooking by gifting him the Panini press that is the domestic version of professional Panini press. The sturdy and stainless steel press is second to none in terms of performance and elegance.


Retro Pocket Watch:

SwitchMe Retro Quartz Pocket Watch Japan Movement with Belt Clip Chain for Grandpa Bronze

A  Japanese quartz movement pocket watch is the perfect for the greatest grandpa in the world. Precisely finished, the pocket watch comes with high quality alloy case and chain. The quartz pocket watch reads “the greatest grandpa” which is beautifully embossed on top.  Its elegant design and Arabic numerals on a white colored dial would a perfect addition to your grandpa’s look on a formal occasion.


Grandpa slogan t-shirt:

Guns Don't Kill Grandpas with Pretty Granddaughters Do Grandpa, Papa T-Shirt X-Large Black

Best gift to be given by a granddaughter to his grandpa. If your Pop-Pop is the type of person who is smart, attractive, witty and have amazing sense of style, then gifting a slogan t-shirt would be the best birthday gift for him. The slogan t-shirt is funny in a unique way as it reads, “guns don’t kill people, grandpas with pretty granddaughters do”. Your Pop-Pop would love to wear this t-shirt for the next family outing.


Grandpa engraved pen:

The luxury gift pen is a decent gift that will hold a sentimental value for your grandpa. The keepsake comes in a satin-lined box and the pen is beautifully engraved with the word “grandpa”. Its gunmetal color and rose gold accents are simply perfect to match with the style preferences of suave and sophisticated grandfathers. The well balanced ball point pen is the perfect option to get for your grandpa’s birthday this year.


Wood Engraved picture frame:

The proud grandfather frame is the best birthday gift for the grandparents whose grandchild is serving in Military. The frame features wood engraving that reads “proud grandfather of a soldier”. Besides, there is a glass front on the frame which adds classiness to it. The frame is ideal for a portrait photo frame, so if you have a picture of you with your grandpa, then gift this natural wood frame to him on his birthday.


Hand Carved eyeglasses holder:

The hand carved nose shaped holder helps your granddad to keep his eyeglasses on a safe place. His problem of misplacing eyeglasses won’t be an issue after getting this beautiful hand carved eyeglasses holder which is made from Indian rosewood. The great décor accent can be placed easily on the bed side table. Or you can buy it as a beautiful décor piece for your grandpa’s work desk.


Irish tartan scarf:

100% Lambswool Scarf in Irish National Tartan

Your presence on your grandpa’s birthday can add warmth in his life, however, to add warmth in the most practical sense gift him a lambswool scarf. A scarf is the most classic option to keep your Pop-Pop warm in style. A scarf that is made in Scotland and featuring Irish national tartan is the best birthday gift for a granddad to celebrate his Irish connection. A luxurious raised finish is achieved with guaranteed 100% lambswool.


Wooden wine box with old world charm:

An eclectic gift for wine connoisseur granddads. The wine box features a vintage map design on the outer surface which will make your granddad feel nostalgic on his birthday. Besides, the box holds 6 wine bottles, so it is a great gift to help your grandpa keep his favorite wines safe while he is travelling across the continents. The teak wood wine box is adorned with brass and faux leather details to make it an attractive gift idea. No need to spend hours in the hidden corners of antique shops, as the old world charm of this wine box is easily available online.


Personalized crystal liquor decanter: 

If there is bar setup at your grandpa’s place, then a great addition to that corner would be a crystal decanter set that comes with the option for personalization. The lead-free cut crystal beveled gift set comes with a whiskey decanter, 4 scotch whiskey glasses and a serving tray. The bar-ware set can be the best birthday gift ever as it has options for personalization. The decanter, the glasses and even the handles on the presentation tray can be monogrammed with your granddad’s initials.  To impress your grandpa with this personalized gift.


German steak knife set:

When weekend plans often end up taking cooking lessons at the grandpa’s place then a steak knife set would be the perfect birthday gift. Cooking with grandchildren is a fun activity for grandparents and to make the bond stronger, gift him a knife set that he will use to make the perfect steaks for you. The 8 piece steak knife comes with German steel and all the knives finds itself beautifully inside a solid acacia wood block. A perfect gift for a minimalistic kitchen décor, the steak knives can be ordered in variety of sizes.


Cordless wine opener kit:

Let your grandpa enjoy his wine enthusiasm with a lot of convenience. Opening a wine bottle requires resilience and a bit of strength. Therefore, gifting an electric wine opener would be a great idea for your granddad’s next birthday. He will be able to uncork all kinds of traditional wine bottles in just few seconds. The wine opener kit is cordless and rechargeable. The kit is a bit pricey and you can avail it if you have a budget of $300. Though, the kit is a worth buy product as you will get an electric wine opener along with chiller, wine aerator pourer and a foil cutter in this kit.


Italian premium silk tie:

Reattire geometric Mini Diamond 3.9" Width Gold and White Seven Fold Tie for Men

A stylish birthday gift for a dapper grandpa look. The tie comes with 100% Italian premium silk. And what makes it special is the fact that the tie is hand folded and hand stitched. The time honored tradition can be seen in the quality of this silk tie that would go perfect with your Papi’s favorite suit. Choose from multiple color options and gift your grandfather a reason to flaunt his style statement at parties.


Bourbon socks and bow tie set:

Mens Silk Bourbon Barrel Bow Tie and Matching Dress Sock Set - Kentucky Derby Style

What’s a grand dad drink? We all know it’s bourbon. The perfect birthday gift idea for grandpas who simply love bourbon. Tell him not to just drink bourbon but to wear it. The beautiful gift set contains a silk bow tie and a pair of socks. This set features bourbon whiskey barrels and bourbon on the rocks. The bourbon themed gift will surely be the most favorite birthday gift of your grandpa.


Ear and nose hair trimmer:

Professional Nose Hair Trimmer Hair Groomer with LED Light Water Resistant with Wet Dry&Vacuum Stainless Steel Blade Ear Nose Hair Beard Trimmer Battery Powered for Men and Women

A polite way to tell your grandfather that he needs to groom. The hair coming out of his nose and ears. Get him an electric groomer to trim the nose and ear hair effortlessly. The professional result from this product will definitely surprise him. And that too, by using a device that doesn’t create any mess and is very easy to use. The trimmer comes with LED light. And it has a water resistant appliance that could be the best gift for your grandfather’s grooming needs.

Belt drive turntable:

Crosley Switch II Belt-Drive Turntable with Bluetooth, Am/FM Radio, Aux-in, and Speakers



A nostalgic birthday gift for your grandfather can be a turntable shelf system that plays at 2 speeds. The gift beautifully showcases mid-century inspired design that would definitely compliment the décor at your grandpa’s place. Also, the turntable system is comes with today’s technology as it has in-built Bluetooth system to stream your music effortlessly. Along with the turntable system, you will get two passive stereo speakers. And there is also a headphone jack to let your grandpa enjoy some private listening.


Pick any of the gift idea from this list. We are sure that these birthday gifts will add instant joy to your grandpa.