So you are looking for great gifts for coffee lovers – something special, unique, cool, or perhaps something quirky?
To save you time and help you choose, we have searched high and low to find you an awesome range of coffee gift ideas.
Whether you are looking for cool coffee gifts, cold brew coffee gifts, the perfect coffee gifts for mom or dad or secret santa coffee gifts, we are confident you will find the perfect coffee present in our Complete Gift Guide for Coffee Lovers.
How to choose the Best Gifts for Coffee Lovers
We have split the best gifts for espresso lovers into a number of sections to help you find the perfect present. We start with coffee subscriptions and premium coffee beans (our favorite kind of gift!).
We then move onto coffee gift sets, coffee books and gifts for the home barista. Then we share some of the best coffee lover gifts for outdoorsy types and travelers and luxury options perfect as wedding gifts or that special person in your life.
Finally we cover off some coffee related gifts that are great Christmas coffee gift ideas – accessories, quirky coffee gifts, and fun ideas for your secret santa gifts.
All up there are more than 40 bestselling coffee gifts in our bumper Coffee Gift Guide. Let’s go into it and help you find the best gift for coffee lovers in 2021.
Coffee Subscription Gift Ideas
A coffee subscription box is without a doubt one of the best coffee lovers gifts.
What could be better than receiving a box of personally selected fresh coffee beans, delivered direct to your coffee lover’s door, each month? Coffee subscriptions are definitely one of the most special coffee gifts.
Atlas Coffee Club is a premium coffee subscription service with a unique travel focus. Each month Atlas Coffee deliver 12 oz of freshly roasted coffee direct to your door. The coffee beans come with brewing tips, flavor notes and a postcard of the region.
Think of them as your Coffee Tour Guides! Each subscription can be personalized according to your preferences and delivered on your preferred schedule.
Driftaway Coffee offer a range of coffee gift box options from personalized coffee subscriptions to sampler boxes and coffee gift sets.
All subscriptions begin with a tasting kit with four unique coffee styles to try and rate. Each coffee delivery is then fully customizable and tailored to your personal tastes.
New coffees are delivered each month. You can keep track of your favorites within your account, share observations directly with the coffee farmers and discover new coffees from all around the world.
Trade Coffee work with 52 coffee roasters from well known brands to the up and coming to bring your coffee lover the freshest, best quality beans.
Take their fun questionnaire to get started, then provide feedback each month in order to tailor your subscription based on what you like. Every batch is roasted to order and shipped within 24 hours to guarantee freshness.
Bean Box are a well known company with a range of coffee gift baskets and coffee subscriptions. They work with 30 of the top rated small batch coffee roasters from the Pacific Northwest.
This coffee sampler gift set is the perfect coffee lovers gift basket for Valentine’s Day or Christmas. It includes 4 gourmet coffee samplers from Seattle’s top small batch roasters. They come delivered with detailed tasting notes and roaster profiles.
Coffee Bean Gifts For The Coffee Lover
Sometimes the best coffee gift isn’t the newest coffee gadget, it is just a bag of great coffee beans. They are the perfect addition to a DIY gourmet coffee basket, but just as great on their own too.
If you can’t decide what to buy a coffee lover, you can rest assured that a selection of the highest quality fresh coffee beans make awesome gourmet coffee gifts. So what is the best coffee for gifts? Here are some of our favorites.
Not all coffee beans are made equal. If you are looking for special gifts for coffee drinkers a packet of Kona whole bean coffee is a great choice.
While there are other Kona coffees we love, Koa Coffee offer a fantastic range of the best quality Kona coffee beans for your coffee lover.
Watch their eyes light up when they unwrap some of the best coffee beans in the world. These Peaberry beans from Koa are in high demand and not always available, so if they are in stock, grab a bag! You won’t be disappointed.
Volcanica Coffee are a fantastic premium coffee roaster. In addition to their wide range of coffee baskets (which are some of the best gourmet coffee gifts), they offer high quality freshly roasted coffee beans from some of the best regions in the world including Africa and Central America.
If you are wondering what is the best coffee to gift, our top recommendations from their range are the Jamaica Blue Mountain and the Hawaiian Kona coffee, both listed in our list of the best coffee beans.
If you are looking for the best coffee bean gifts, you simply can’t go wrong with the range from Volcanica Coffee.
Are you looking for gifts for caffeine lovers? A bag of beans from Death Wish Coffee is just the thing.
Renowned as the world’s strongest coffee (with double the caffeine of other coffee bean roasters) this coffee is not for the faint hearted. Loved by many, this dark roast is fair trade, USDA Certified Organic and Kosher.
Best Coffee Gift Sets
One of the best Christmas gifts for coffee lovers is a coffee gift set. With everything you need to start making great coffee, here are some of the best coffee gift sets around.
This Hario pour over kit is one of the best presents for coffee lovers who want to try different brewing methods.
This coffee lover’s gift set has everything you need to start making pour over coffee at home, including the dripper, filters and a glass serving pot.
For the Grandad or Dad who has everything, this Nitro cold brew coffee kit is one of the more unique gifts for coffee lovers.
With the help of nitrogen cartridges, this nitro brew system turns your everyday cold brew into a creamy, super smooth coffee drink similar to beer!
Great for barbecues, parties and entertaining, this is one of the most cool gifts for coffee lovers who love the latest coffee gadgets.
If you are looking for gifts for cold brew lovers, this starter kit has everything they need to brew great cold coffee at home.
With a mason jar, stainless steel filter, instructions and coffee beans, these starter kits are very cool coffee gifts for coffee lovers.
If you are looking for gifts for coffee nerds who have everything, then this 16 piece Turkish coffee making gift set is one of the more unique coffee gifts you can give.
The coffee maker gift set includes a traditional coffee pot, two cups and saucers, a decorative tray and 2 bowls along with two packets of efendi coffee.
Best Coffee Gifts for Coffee Snobs
There really is a never ending list of gift ideas for coffee snobs. You know, those people who want to learn every coffee brewing method, own every coffee accessory and know everything about coffee.
If you know a craft coffee lover who is also a coffee snob, here are some artisan coffee gifts to consider.
If you are looking for gifts for the coffee connoisseur, this is the ultimate reference book on coffee.
Detailed information on coffee regions, brewing tutorials and explanations for how coffee is harvested. This encyclopedia is the definitive guide to coffee.
It is also a great coffee gift for coffee lovers.
For the espresso lover who cannot do without, this special edition Wacaco Nanopresso manual espresso maker is sure to impress.
With unique patterns for the 4 seasons, all you need is hot water and ground coffee to produce a delicious shot of espresso, wherever you are.
For anyone serious about improving their coffee making technique at home, this coffee book is a great gift for the coffee connoisseur.
The book explains how to brew different styles of coffee plus how to use all that new equipment you want to buy!
Sure, you could watch a you tube video, but is there anything nicer than a hardcover book with beautiful pictures to read while you brew your coffee?
Gifts for Coffee Enthusiasts and Home Baristas
Some people make their coffee the same way every day. Others love to learn new techniques and brewing styles. Here are some great gifts for your coffee enthusiasts or home baristas.
The popularity of pour-over coffee continues, and for all the right reasons.
Producing exceptional flavor, this glass coffeemaker with wooden collar and leather tie is a thing of pure beauty and function.
A Chemex Glass Coffeemaker will be a much appreciated gift for craft coffee lovers.
Seriously, why did it take so long for cold brew coffee to make it to our shores? If you know a cold brew coffee lover, they are going to love these great cold brew coffee gifts.
Cold brew coffee is all the rage and this coffee maker is the perfect gift for cold brew coffee lovers.
Dishwasher safe, plastic free with a stainless steel infuser filter, making cold brew coffee could not get any easier.
If you are looking for gifts for iced coffee lovers or iced tea lovers, this is a great option. Pair it with some of our favorite cold brew coffee beans and enjoy.
One of the simplest coffee brewing methods, french press brewing also produces a rich, flavorful cup of coffee. The French Press is an essential gadget in the kitchen of every coffee lover.
If you are looking for gift ideas for college students who love coffee you can’t go past this classic French Press coffee maker.
Matched with the right coffee beans you may wonder what all the fuss is about espresso machines!
Coffee Accessories for Coffee Lovers
There is no shortage of coffee accessories to choose from when you are looking for coffee present ideas. Here are some of the best accessories for coffee lovers.
This fun latte art set is a great gift idea for coffee drinkers who want to learn how to do latte art at home.
The set includes a handheld milk frother, stainless steel pitcher, cocoa powder shaker, spoons and and 16 coffee stencils.
Simply froth the milk, place a stencil over your coffee, shake the cocoa powder over the cup. Or use the coffee spoons to make designs in the milk and impress your friends with cafe quality designs.
Chances are if your coffee lover has a Chemex, the next best coffee gift is a gooseneck kettle.
What makes this kettle so special? Well the inbuilt temperature gauge will ensure water is delivered to your coffee beans at precisely the right temperature.
Plus, the gooseneck spout ensures smooth water flow over those ground beans for the perfect cup of coffee.
Making great coffee at home requires consistency. If you are looking for coffee connoisseur gifts the Hario Scale and Timer is a unique coffee gift.
The Hario coffee scales will help your coffee expert achieve the perfect coffee water ratio. No more guesswork required. Just perfectly weighed, perfectly timed coffee, every time.
If your coffee lover is still using the plastic tamper that came in the box with their espresso machine, this is the perfect gift for them.
Any home barista who knows about coffee will tell you smooth and evenly graded coffee beans are essential to pull the perfect espresso shot.
These 100% stainless steel coffee tampers make great coffee enthusiast gifts. Just make sure you buy the right size for your coffee lover’s machine.
If your coffee lover has an espresso machine or coffee maker without a milk frother, automatic milk frothers are good gifts for coffee lovers.
There are many highly rated hand held milk frothers like this one by Zulay which are very affordable.
But, if you are looking for something special, automatic frothers are great gifts for latte lovers or cappuccino lovers.
This one by Breville has a ton of features, from controlling milk temperature, to different discs for lattes and cappuccinos. Parts can be placed in the dishwasher and you can even use it to make hot chocolate for the kids!
Gifts for Iced Coffee Lovers
Iced coffee is one of the most popular coffee drinks. If you are buying a gift for a cold coffee lover, here are some great iced coffee lover gifts to consider.
Looking for iced coffee lovers? The Hyperchiller coffee coolers are cool coffee gadgets and one of the best iced coffee gift ideas.
Pour your hot coffee into the cooler and in 60 seconds your coffee is ice cold! You can even use it for tea, wine and spirits too. With the Hyperchiller you can enjoy ice cold coffee drinks in the same time it takes to brew hot coffee.
This pack of reusable straws is a great purchase if you are looking for environmentally friendly iced coffee gifts.
The large silicone straws are perfect for iced coffees or coffee smoothies. The narrow silicone and metal straws can be used for both hot and cold drinks.
They are compatible with most travel tumblers and are dishwasher safe.
If your coffee drinking friend regularly drinks cold brew or iced coffee, they know adding regular ice dilutes your coffee.
So instead, freeze brewed coffee in these cool coffee ice trays and add the coffee shaped ice cubes to your cold coffee instead. These ice cube trays are great cheap gifts for coffee lovers and perfect to add to DIY coffee gift baskets.
Travel Gift Ideas For Coffee Lovers
If you are looking for gifts for people who like coffee and travel, there is no shortage of good coffee gifts listed in our coffee gift guide. If you are looking for some travel coffee cup gift ideas, read on as we share our top four options.
For anyone who loves to drink coffee on the go, whether it is in the car or train, the Zojirushi coffee thermos make the best coffee gifts.
The hardest decision? Which color?
In a world rapidly filling with garbage, a reusable coffee cup for your takeout coffee is one of the most environmentally friendly coffee lover gifts.
Coming in a range of colors and sizes, they are made from toughened glass and come with a convenient silicone band around the middle.
This cup will fit in most car and bike cup holders and is dishwasher and microwave safe. Why not buy one for the office and one for home?
These gorgeous collapsible coffee cups by Stojo come in a huge range of colors for him and her. They collapse down to just 4″ x 2″ in size and are perfect for storing in your handbag or backpack to enjoy coffee when you are out and about.
Made from food grade silicone, the reusable coffee cup is dishwasher and microwave safe. If you are looking for gifts for coffee lovers under $25, this is a great choice.
Do you know a coffee drinker who works outside, pours and then forgets their coffee, or is often seen racing out the door with a coffee mug in hand? Well a thermal coffee mug gift is the perfect gift.
These insulated tumblers by Simple Modern are double walled and vacuum sealed with a leak proof lid. They come in three sizes and a huge range of colors. And best of all they donate 10% of their profits to helping others each year.
Gifts for Someone Who Loves Coffee Outdoors
There are so many outdoor coffee gift ideas, I have had to restrain myself and list only three. Camp coffee has come a long way from the days of cowboy coffee.
Your outdoor coffee lover will never have to drink bad coffee again with these camping coffee gift ideas.
If your coffee lover loves to get outdoors and go camping, they will tell you how hard it can be to make good coffee.
The Bialetti Moka pot is a classic coffee maker great for home but also perfect for the camp stove. Robust enough to throw in your camp kitchen box, it brews espresso like coffee in just a few minutes.
All you need to add is a manual hand grinder and you are set to go.
For backpacking travellers, the aeropress is one of the best gifts for coffee drinkers.
Light and compact, quick to make, all you need is access to hot water and you can have a delicious cup of coffee wherever you are.
It comes in a convenient tote bag to make it easy to find in your backpack or luggage.
A compact manual coffee grinder is one of the best coffee gift ideas for coffee drinkers who love to get outdoors.
The Porlex Mini is made from stainless steel in Japan and is considered one of the best small manual coffee grinders. It actually fits right inside the Aeropress for easy storage.
Luxury Coffee Gifts for Coffee Drinkers
If you have a special coffee lover in your life, or you are searching for wedding gifts for coffee lovers, one of these coffee makers, grinders and roasters are the perfect gift for coffee lovers.
If you are looking for high end gifts for espresso lovers, this is it. The Breville Barista Express is one of our favorite espresso machines for making great coffee at home.
With a choice of colors, an inbuilt grinder and producing consistently great espresso, your coffee lover will love this machine almost as much as they love you.
Every home barista knows how important it is to use freshly ground coffee beans.
With 40 grind settings, simple to use controls and a small footprint on the kitchen bench, this is an excellent entry level grinder.
Buy this best selling coffee grinder from the award winning company, Baratza, and your coffee lover will whip you up the best tasting coffee you have ever had to say thank you.
Once you start making great coffee at home, the next step for coffee enthusiasts is often to start roasting coffee beans at home.
If you are searching for gifts for coffee roasters, a home coffee roaster is the perfect choice.
Roasting up to half a pound per batch in a rotating drum, this is one of the best home coffee roasters on the market.
Best Coffee Gifts for Coffee Drinkers at Home
If your coffee lover has a coffee station at home, here are some great coffee accessories for the home.
Seriously, there are thousands of coffee mugs to choose from, but if you are looking for coffee mug gift ideas, this temperature controlled coffee mug is certainly a unique option.
With features like app control, auto sleep and a SMART LED light you would be forgiven thinking this coffee mug had come straight from a James Bond movie.
If you are looking for unusual coffee gifts, this is it! A unique and fun coffee gift for a coffee drinker with everything.
Enjoy your coffee at home with a travel themed coffee mug. This range of gorgeous retro printed 15 oz ceramic coffee mugs are the perfect gift for the outdoor lovers in your life.
They look like an enamel camping cup, but are actually ceramic mugs that are microwave and dishwasher safe. There are quite a few different designs to collect and enjoy at home and make great coffee drinker gifts.
If you are looking for Starbucks coffee gifts, these Been There Series mugs are fun coffee accessories to give your coffee lover.
Choose from a range of cities both in the US and internationally.
If your coffee lover has a coffee bar in the house, these contemporary posters are great coffee gifts.
A good reminder of the different coffee drinks and ratios of coffee to milk, it is 12″ x 16″ and comes unframed.
Quirky Coffee Gifts for People who love Coffee
What coffee presents do you buy for someone who is a little quirky? A quirky coffee gift of course! Here are some fun coffee accessories for the coffee drinker.
Do you have a teenager in the house who loves their Starbucks coffee? Well, they are going to love you when you buy this Starbucks phone cover.
Made from flexible silicone and available for a wide range of smartphone models it is the perfect stocking filler.
And if funny coffee gifts from Starbucks aren’t your thing, there are a gazillion other cute cartoons to choose from.
Okay, how cute is this? How many times have you ordered your coffee at the local coffeehouse only to find it is so hot you can’t hold the cup?
This knitted coffee cup cozy protects your hands from the heat and means no more disposable coffee cup grippers! It will also keep your coffee hot for longer.
The coffee cup cozy stretches, so will fit a range of coffee cup sizes (12-20oz cups) and is made of 100% acrylic wool. If you are looking for small coffee gifts, this one is a good option.
Unique Coffee Products
If you are looking for coffee related gift ideas that aren’t for drinking, here are some coffee based gifts for use in the home.
If you are looking for simple coffee Christmas gifts, these luxury hand poured soy candles are just the ticket.
Handcrafted in the US, they are long lasting and come highly recommended by many happy customers. It is a great choice if you are looking for inexpensive gifts for coffee lovers at colleagues or at school.
There are a lot of great beauty products for coffee lovers and this coffee scrub by Brooklyn Botany is definitely one of them.
Coffee grounds are blended with coconut oil, salt and shea butter for an invigorating scrub for use on your face and body. This product is great for birthday gifts for coffee lovers.
Looking for affordable coffee related gifts for the home? These dish towels are a fun housewarming gift for coffee drinkers.
Screen printed and handmade in the US, they are 100% cotton and sized at 28″ x 28″. One of the nicest gifts for coffee lovers under $20.
Secret Santa Gifts For Coffee Lovers
When did secret santa gifts become a thing? I actually find these some of the most difficult gifts to buy as they are usually for a co-worker, a long lost relative or neighbour..
You could buy some coffee socks, but here are some unique secret santa gift ideas that are coffee themed gifts.
If you are looking for gifts for coffee lovers under $10, this 2 in 1 wooden coffee scoop and clip is a great choice.
Made from Beechwood, it doubles as a coffee measuring spoon and clip to keep your coffee beans fresh in the bag.
It is actually a pretty cool secret santa coffee gift that may actually get some use.
No more cold cups of coffee with this compact and elegant coffee mug warmer. This cute coffee mug warmer makes a great coffee gift idea for coworkers, friends with a new baby or as a secret santa gift idea.
With multiple temperature settings, automatic shut off and a long power cord, it comes in a range of colors and is a great gift for busy coffee lovers.
Best Coffee Gifts for Dad
A special section just for coffee gifts for Dad. Because, well, dads are so darned hard to buy for IMHO. If nothing on this list has grabbed your attention, then perhaps one of these coffee gifts for him will do.
A t-shirt is perhaps one of the safest coffee gifts for men.
100% cotton, designed and printed in the United States and in a huge range of colors this t-shirt will make your Dad’s day. And if he doesn’t like it, wear it yourself.
More Coffee lover Gift Ideas
Looking for more of the best gift ideas for coffee lovers? Our coffee accessories articles share more of our favorite coffee gear.
See our full list of top coffee beans for espresso machines here. Or for great coffee makers, we review the best drip coffee makers here and the best electric pour over coffee maker here.