Unless you’re super talented and are capable of near-wizardry (or are just capable of opening one on a countertop), you’re more than likely going to need a dedicated bottle opener to open your beer bottles or soda bottles. But just because we’re still using bottle openers, that doesn’t mean we can’t have fun while doing so.
With that in mind, we’ve rounded up 20 different bottle openers that will only add more fun to any social gathering. And if these cool bottle openers never see the light of day, that’s fine. They’ll give your place a bit of character.
Regardless of where you use it, there’s more than likely an option for everyone — from nerdy versions to openers that will satisfy sports fans, too. Here are our picks for the best bottle openers around.
1. iPihsius Wall Mounted Rustic Bottle Opener
This set of three cast iron bottle openers can be wall mounted for ease of use all throughout your house to give a bit of a rustic look and feel to any space. However if you’d prefer to just get one, there’s an option to do that as well. Install is easy and simple, making this a great option.
2. HQY 3 Pack Flat Bottle Opener
Colorful and easy to store, this three-pack of flat bottle openers from HQY is great to keep on hand if you’re tight on space or if you want something you can easily stick in a cooler or backpack for quick use. The bright colors will make them easy to find in a drawer, too.
3. Corona Key Stainless Steel Bottle Opener
This bottle opener from Corona Key actually functions as both a bottle opener and as a door opener (which is particularly handy during our coronavirus-filled reality). Two for the price of one is never a bad deal.
4. SODUKU Vintage Wooden Wall Mounted Bottle Opener
Saving a step, this wall-mounted, vintage-inspired wooden bottle opener includes a little basket to catch and collect bottle caps. The retro look is a nice touch that will look great in any space.
5. Goood Poker Card Bottle Openers
Compact enough to keep in your wallet, these striking bottle openers from Goood are designed to look like playing cards, with the actual opener in the center. It’s an unconventional choice that’s sure to draw lots of attention whenever you use it.
6. QWE Infinity Gauntlet Bottle Opener
Channel the power of the deadly Thanos whenever you reach for your favorite brew with this Infinity Gauntlet-inspired bottle opener that’s a fun and quick way to convey your love of Marvel movies.
7. William Painter Hook Sunglasses Bottle Opener
A perfect execution of form and function, these sunglasses from William Painter also double as a truly cool bottle opener. The wayfarer-style frames are classic and timeless (and polarized too!) which means you look cool and be even cooler when you take them off to open your favorite bottled beverage.
8. Nite Ize Ahhh Dual Bottle Opener
Functioning as both a bottle opener and a carabiner-style clip, this bottle opener from Nit Ize (aptly named the “Ahhh”) will be great to attach to your keys to keep close by. And because you can use either end of it, there’s no need to worry about having the right end when you reach for it.
9. Brewzkey Bottle Opener
The tough-as-nails stainless steel construction ensures that this key-shaped bottle opener won’t bend or break when in use. And, since it’s shaped exactly like a key, it won’t take up much room to use and you’ll always have it on hand.
10. kucoolou Thor’s Hammer Bottle Opener
Whosoever holds this hammer, if they be worthy, shall possess the power of Thor — and the ability to open your favorite brew with one of the best bottle openers modeled after the weapon of Marvel’s thunderous hero.
11. MLB Game Used Baseball Bat Bottle Opener
You might remember this bottle opener from our guide on the best baseball gifts, but it’s just so nice, we had to feature it twice. The opener is made from a used baseball bat and can be ordered to reflect your team of choice.
12. Kikkerland Luchador Bottle Opener
Perform a veritable TKO on your favorite bottle cap with this fun Luchador bottle opener from Kikkerland that’s a perfect gift for the wrestling fan in your life.
13. Rebel Alliance Star Wars Millenium Falcon Bottle Opener
Open your bottle with the fastest spaceship this side of the Outer Rim with this Millenium Falcon bottle opener, great for sharing cold drinks with your own rag-tag group of Rebel scum.
14. Wall Mounted Recycled Ski Bottle Opener
As created by Michael Bellino, this bottle opener is actually made from a recycled ski, which makes it a fantastic option for those who enjoy putting the ski in brewski.
15. Suck UK Dinosaur Bottle Opener
If you want to throw things back — and we mean way back — reach for this Dinosaur bottle opener from Suck UK for an opener that’s a great combination of useful and fun.
16. BigMouth Corgi Butt Bottle Opener
Perhaps the cutest bottle opener on this list, BigMouth’s Corgi butt bottle opener pays tribute to one of the canine world’s most loveable behinds, while still managing to provide a functional purpose for opening bottles.
17. Target Brand Stainless Steel Bottle Opener
Sometimes you just want a bottle opener that’s simple, clean and elegant. Well, that’s what you’ll get with this Target brand version, as its minimalist design can help to spruce up any barware set, existing or otherwise.
18. Forum Novelties Bottle Opener Ring
If you’d prefer a bottle opener that doubles as both a neat party trick and a wearable, this bottle opener ring is a clever and slick way to impress friends, both new and old, at parties.
19. Shark’s Head Bottle Opener
Another wall-mounted opener, this Shark’s Head is good for a beach house or for someone that just has island time on their mind, regardless of where they are.
20. Game of Thrones Hand of the King Bottle Opener
Channel your inner Tyrion Lannister and prove to others that you “Drink and Know Things” with this Game of Thrones Hand of the King bottle opener. Just maybe avoid talking about the finale while doing so.