culture Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day  

Jacob Shelton
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The cliché is that men don’t care about Valentine’s Day, but in reality celebrating a day of love just means something different to most dudes than it does to their ladies. Rather than fancy dinners, or multi course meals, the things men want for Valentine's Day are fairly simple. After all, guys are basically quiet, brooding animals that desire nothing more than rare steak, gift cards, and maybe a waffle maker. If you’re having a tough time trying to figure what to buy your man for Valentine’s Day, look no further the gift ideas guys on Reddit came up with when they revealed what they really want for Valentine's Day.

It can be hard to figure out Valentine's Day gifts for guys. Not only do guys tend to clam up when they’re asked what kind of romantic gifts they want, but most of them feel guilty about asking for specific gifts. On this list are plenty of original ideas for Valentine's Day gifts for him, and they should be able to jumpstart your imagination and help you figure out the perfect thing to buy for your special dude. Remember, when it comes to buying a gift for someone you love, no matter what you buy (or make!) it’s going to be special as long as it’s from the heart. Prepare to take a peek inside the mind of a man when these guys from Reddit reveal what they really want for Valentine’s Day.

Vote up the best Valentine's Day ideas for men, and if you’re a dude free to add what you’d really like for that special day to this list.
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A Steak Dinner and a Couple of... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Steak Dinner and a Couple of Drinks Afterwards

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A Gift That References an Insi... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Gift That References an Inside Joke

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To Go See Deadpool Together, a... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
To Go See Deadpool Together, and Have Her Pay

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A Pizza to Share at Home While... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Pizza to Share at Home While Watching a Movie That's Up for an Oscar

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A Long Walk and a Nice Dinner ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Long Walk and a Nice Dinner Followed by Ice Cream and Netflix

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To Eat an Ice Cream Cake and W... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
To Eat an Ice Cream Cake and Watch Something Funny on TV

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A Reaaaally Long Back Scratch ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Reaaaally Long Back Scratch with Long Nails

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Anything Handmade, Gifts Don&#... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
Anything Handmade, Gifts Don't Have to Be Extravagant

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To Be the Little Spoon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
To Be the Little Spoon

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Something Old Fashioned and Sw... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
Something Old Fashioned and Sweet

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A Compound Bow, Because Why No... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Compound Bow, Because Why Not?

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A Nice Six Pack of Craft Brew is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Nice Six Pack of Craft Brew

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Panda Express, Chocolates, and... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
Panda Express, Chocolates, and Netflix

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Gift Cards (Gift Cards Rock) is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
Gift Cards (Gift Cards Rock)

The Best Qualities in a Man

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42 33
A Personalized Broquet is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Personalized Broquet

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To Get Pampered, Like a Man is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
To Get Pampered, Like a Man

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Kate Upton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day

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Dress in All Formal Wear, and ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
Dress in All Formal Wear, and Then Go to an Arcade

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Guitar Pedals, or a Cheeseburg... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
Guitar Pedals, or a Cheeseburger

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A Fridge Full of Beer and The ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Fridge Full of Beer and The Last of Us Remastered to Play Through

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A Really Dank Meatball Sub is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Really Dank Meatball Sub

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Honestly, To Be Alone for a Da... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
Honestly, To Be Alone for a Day

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Just a Six Pack of Beer and a ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
Just a Six Pack of Beer and a Set of Ratcheting Wrenches

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A Sick Waffle Maker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Sick Waffle Maker

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A Fancy Electric Toothbrush is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
A Fancy Electric Toothbrush

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Getting Trashed and Dancing So... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Guys Reveal What They Actually Want for Valentine's Day
Getting Trashed and Dancing Sounds