Father's Day gift ideas from Salisbury independents

Fathers can be notoriously difficult to buy for so, with Father’s Day quickly approaching (19th June 2022), we have put together some ideas to make the day extra special. 

With so many independent businesses to choose from, Salisbury has everything you need for dads, grandads, fathers-in-law - anyone you would like to celebrate with this Father’s Day. 

We are a city full of unique craftsmen and women, with plenty of original inspiration to make the day unforgettable.


Regent Tailoring in Salisbury offers Father's Day gift options

If your dapper dad loves fashion, there are independent shops in Salisbury that offer a wide range of styles, from casual to tailor-made. 

Chas H Baker on Milford Street is packed with classic and contemporary menswear, including high quality brands such as Gant and Meyer.  

At Regent on New Street you'll find a mini department store with an ethos centred on cultivating timeless designs. T-shirts, bespoke outfits, jackets and trousers are some of what’s on offer here. 

If country wear is more your father’s style, head to Greenfields on Milford Street. They have a variety of clothing, footwear and accessories. 

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Visit Dinghams on Salisbury Market Place to treat the cook in your life

Is your dad a secret Gordon Ramsey in the kitchen?! Dinghams, the independent family-run cook shop on the Market Place, has everything a budding cook needs this Father’s Day. 

For those who love movie, TV and music mech, Cool! Merchandise in the Cross Keys Shopping Centre is the place to go. Whether it’s Star Wars, Marvel or Harry Potter – they have it covered.  

Just a short walk away on Winchester Street, Warhammer is a Games Workshop hobby centre that has everything you need to keep a new or experienced hobbyist happy. 

If photography is something your dad enjoys, Castle Cameras on Endless Street has the expert advice and experience to provide you with the right camera equipment and accessories. 

Or, why not celebrate Father’s Day with your dad’s favourite tipple. Artisan Wine and Spirit Co. on Winchester Street has a hand selected range of amazing wines and spirits from across the globe. 

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Things to do 

Enjoy a day out in Salisbury with your dad. Why not try a Salisbury Cathedral tour

Instead of a gift, why not give your dad an experience this Father’s Day. 

Get the whole family involved in an escape room – just don’t get dad locked in! There are two brilliant escape rooms in Salisbury to try. At Salisbury Escape Rooms you’ll get to play Death at the Lab and help solve the mystery murder. Meanwhile, Live Escape Rooms Salisbury has two locations in the city with a science or pirate theme to pick from! 

Salisbury Playhouse and Art Centre have a year-round programme of events. From theatre to dance, comedy and film, there is sure to be something your dad will love. 

If your dad is a history buff, make the most of the brilliant museums we have in Salisbury. Delve into the past with a trip to The Salisbury Museum, take a Tower Tour at Salisbury Cathedral, or learn about the infantryman from the Seven Years War to the present day at The Rifles Berkshire and Wiltshire Museum. Both can be found in the Cathedral Close. 

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There are plenty of traditional pubs in Salisbury to try this Father's Day

Dine out in style this Father’s Day and treat your dad to a delicious meal. Try one of Salisbury’s traditional pubs like the New Inn, Wig and Quill or George and Dragon. If your dad is more of an Italian fan he’ll love Pizza Venti or Nole Pizza. Or, for something a little spicier, try Café Diwali or Baroushka. 

We have a vast array of tasty restaurants in Salisbury. Click here to find them all

Opt for a stress free Salisbury Gift Card this Father's Day in Salisbury

If you’d prefer something a little more hassle free, the Salisbury Gift Card is a great option and takes all the stress out of buying a gift for that special man in your life. He can spend this in over 100 business across the city centre, from shops to restaurants and entertainment venues. You can top it up with as much money as you want, and he can spend it on anything he wishes.

If you are looking for ways to save money this Father's Day, head to our new Promotions Page to find all the latest deals in Salisbury.

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