It’s time for men across the pond to join in on the benefits of monthly subscription services! Sourced, curated and shipped directly in the U.K., or guaranteed to get to you, we've put together a guide to point you in the direction of some of the best subscription boxes for men.
No matter your interests, we’ve got a box for you! There are boxes for foodies and coffee addicts, comic readers, and beer drinkers. And if you're in the market for a Father's Day gift or looking to mark any special occasion, each of these monthly boxes would also make a great gift box for the men in your life.
With COVID lockdowns and other day-to-day changes, monthly subscription boxes can offer convenience, deliver necessities, or even help you focus on self-care. Whether you’re looking for a monthly pick-me-up for yourself or the perfect gift for that special someone, check out some of the best subscription boxes for men in the U.K.
Price: Starts at £7.99 GBP/month
What You’ll Get: The Blue Coffee Box is a subscription that's properly crafted for the world’s proud coffee snobs. A coffee subscription that focuses on the best of the best, each selection is handpicked from the top 2% of coffees from around the world, ethically-sourced directly from farmers, and artisan-roasted. Choose your specific taste preferences for ground or whole beans and enjoy the perfect morning brew!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. except for select countries immediately after ordering
Price: Starts at £22.50 GBP/month
What You’ll Get: Boxed Locks is a month-to-month subscription game where the devil is really in the details. A great way to pass some time while cooped up at home, each box is thoughtfully designed to provide challenging gameplay filled with puzzles, props and clues that all lead you to cracking a secret code that unlocks the final box! A veritable workout for the mind, this game is suitable for adults and children aged 10 and up.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.K. around the 1st week of every month
Price: Starts at £17.99 GBP/month
What You’ll Get: Perfect to kick any meal up a notch (or 10), the goods inside the Flaming Licks monthly subscription pack a powerfully spicy punch. A discovery club that might make you break a sweat, unbox 3 full-size bottles of award-winning hot sauces, small-batch spicy treats, confectionaries, pickles, chutneys, and other condiments that have all been exclusively sourced from some of the U.K.'s finest craft chili producers.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.K. within 2 business days of ordering; following boxes ship at the end of the month
Price: Starts at £20.00 GBP/month
What You’ll Get: If social distancing is stretching out the times between trips to the barbershop, it's time to bring the barbershop right to your front door with TOPPBOX. A premium grooming box for men, each box comes filled with both travel- and full-sized items, including skincare goodies and styling products. Get a great shave, maintain an envious beard, or just freshen up with a mix of top-shelf products every month.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.K. around the 24th of the month
Price: Starts at £12.50 GBP/month
What You’ll Get: Perfect for established comic geeks or those looking to read the inspiration behind some of their favorite Marvel & DC movie heroes, the Comics Club subscription delivers a curated mix of comic books each month. The process is simple. You select your favorite genre, and the comic pros will handpick vintage and modern comics based on what you like, pop it into protective packaging, and send it off for you to enjoy!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. on the 1st Friday of every month
Price: Starts at $16.00/month
What You’ll Get: The Culture Carton is ready to send out a fresh infusion of refined sophistication for men every month. Even if you're feeling like you've got too much time on your hands and nowhere to go, there's no harm in wanting to look and feel your best by investing in body and mind. Choose from 3 available levels for a box that brings intellectual reads and fashionable lifestyle items, including leather goods, EDC items, tech gadgets and more.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. by the 18th of the month
Price: Starts at $37.95/month
What You’ll Get: Dust off that smoking jacket and kick back and relax while enjoying some of the world’s finest smokes from The Southern Cigar Co subscription box. Indulge in the art of cigar smoking with a monthly box that sends an assortment of premium cigars from some of the top cigar producers and brands, along with a complimentary butane lighter, cigar cutter, and pamphlet detailing each cigar.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. except to select countries from the U.S. at the end of each month
Price: Starts at $35.00/month
What You’ll Get: Now is as good a time as any to focus on introspection and personal growth. Aiming to help you grow into a more well-rounded gent who's living his best life, the Gentleman’s Box focuses on high-end fashion, tech and lifestyle goodies. Choose either a monthly or quarterly subscription for top-quality accessories and products like sophisticated barware, grilling essentials, skincare products, dapper wardrobe basics, and more.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. with 3-5 business days from ordering
Price: Starts at €60.00 EUR/month
What You’ll Get: Call us old-fashioned, but you should never miss the opportunity to get whisky'd away into an unforgettable tasting experience –– and that's just what you'll get from a monthly subscription to WhiskyFlavour. Each month, you'll get 4 originally branded miniature bottles of whisky from some of the world's top brands, giving you an opportunity to taste a range of flavours and discover new favourites.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from Portugal on the 7th of the month
Price: Starts at $36.95/box
What You’ll Get: Get back to basics by discovering the world of classic wet shaving with the artisan-crafted products packed into the Shaving Club Box. After the first box delivers you a classic single-blade safety razor, shaving brush, and easy-to-follow instructions, each monthly kit tops you up with shaving soap or cream, replacement blades, and other full-size grooming products like protective oils, scented colognes, and soothing balms.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. the day after ordering, and then every 2 months thereafter
Price: Starts at £25.50 GBP/month
What You’ll Get: What are subscribers saying about The Malebox Club? Not only can you expect a high-quality and varied selection, but it's a great box if you're looking for a little extra guidance in the fashion department! Every month, their personal stylist sources new accessories and clothing to prepare you for the current season. Choose from 3 options for fashionable accessories like ties, sunglasses, cufflinks and more.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. in the 1st week of the month
Price: Starts at $20.00/month
What You’ll Get: Budget-friendly and stylish, if you're looking for a way to up your style game (or an affordable gift option!), SprezzaBox has your back! Each box centers around a practical theme and comes bearing goodies that are both classy and useful. Focusing on lifestyle essentials for the modern man, unbox wardrobe basics like socks and ties, EDC items, stylish accessories, and survival gear.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. within 5 business days of ordering; following boxes ship on the 10th each month
Price: Starts at £26.50 GBP/month
What You’ll Get: Now you can enjoy a craft cocktail straight from the box, right from the comforts of home. A new box on the scene, the Asterley Bros Cocktail Club uses only the best spirits to bring you a pre-mixed and packed seasonal cocktail created by master mixologist Joe Schofield. Along with Manhattans, spritzes, and Negronis, enjoy taster samples from indie British producers, discounts, nibbles, and limited-edition artwork!
Shipping: Only ships within the U.K. on the 15th of the month
Price: Starts at £24.00 GBP/month
What You'll Get: When it comes to skincare, men want it to be simple, straightforward, and yield visible results –– and that's the mission of The Skincare Guys. Designed specifically to meet each subscriber's personal skincare needs, this monthly subscription will simplify his skincare routine down to an easy 3-step system that addresses common skin concerns and promotes smooth and healthy skin.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.K. on the 1st working day after ordering
Price: Starts at £7.75 GBP/month
What You’ll Get: While we certainly don't want to promote stress eating, it's undeniable that living the #CakeLife can help lift spirits! Ready to serve up handmade, fresh-baked cakes each month, The Cake Tasting Club is a deliciously sweet subscription that can do the making for you. Whether you opt for Cake for One, or a Classic goody box filled with cake, brownies, biscuits and cookies, you're guaranteed treats that are made from the finest ingredients.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.K. within 2 weeks of ordering
Price: Starts at $14.50/month
What You’ll Get: Enjoy the fun of global cuisine, from delicious curries and exotic veggie-based meals to food truck sensations, right at home with monthly spice blend kits. Each kit from the World Food Spice Box sends specialty, high-quality, and handmade spice blends that bring authentic flavours, along with colourful, easy-to-follow recipe cards that make it a cinch to prepare a delicious meal or treat! Each recipe serves 2 or 4 adults.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. except for select countries at the end of each month
Price: Starts at $19.00/month
What You’ll Get: Celebrate your love of beer whilst adding to your collection of stylish T-shirts with a monthly membership to the Brewski Craft Beer Shirt Club. Putting some of the world's best craft brews proudly on display, each month brings a stylish limited-edition graphic T-shirt, fun brewery extras, and a monthly "brewsletter." Available in a wide range of sizes, simply choose Classic for a heavyweight tee with a roomy fit, or Vintage for a lightweight, slim-fitting tee.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from Canada around the 20th or 21st of the month