Best Father's Day apps for iPhone and iPad: Lowe's, OpenTable, GrillTime, and more!

The best iPhone and iPad apps to make the most of your time with dad this Father's Day!

Looking for the best iPhone apps or best iPad apps to help you make this Father's Day the best one yet? Whether you want to have a nice meal with the family or plan on tackling a DIY project together, there are plenty of apps available in the App Store to help you make the most of your time together. The real question is; which apps are the very best this Father's Day?


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Best Father's Day apps for iPhone and iPad: Lowe's

The Lowe's app for iPhone not only lets you find the nearest Lowes, but also lets you shop online, track orders, and find anything you need while in the store. If your Lowe's store has weekly ads, you can also view all of them each week inside the app before your newspaper even arrives. This time of year the Lowe's app also has a great section put together of gift ideas for dad. The best part is you can even order it right from the app.

If you plan on tackling a home improvement project or still need gift ideas for dad, the Lowe's app is a great place to start.


Best Father's Day apps for iPhone and iPad: Snapguide

Snapguide is a DIY'ers dream and had thousands of ideas for projects that you can dad can tackle together. From small projects to crafting and building a desk together, you can find it all with Snapguide. If you're working on a project and want to share it with others, Snapguide lets you easily share your projects so other people can perform them and follow along with your guides.

Whether you want to share your own DIY project or you're looking for a project with great step by step instructions, look no further than Snapguide.


Best Father's Day apps for iPhone and iPad: OpenTable

OpenTable lets you quickly and easily book reservations at reservations near you or somewhere else. If you don't feel like cooking for dad and would prefer taking him out for a burger or a steak at his favorite restaurant, OpenTable is the easiest way to make sure you get reservations. If you and the family are up for trying something new, you can also read reviews and view menus for any restaurants that have uploaded them.

If you're heading out to eat for Father's Day, OpenTable is the easiest way to make sure you aren't left without a table.


Best Father's Day apps for iPhone and iPad: GrillTime

Grilling is a traditional past time when it comes to Father's Day. Whether dad is grilling or you are taking over for the day, GrillTime can help you make sure everything you grill is done perfectly. Set timers for groups of food, different types of protein and vegetables, and much more. You can run as many times as you'd like simultaneously and be notified when each food is done.

If you want to impress dad with your grilling skills, you need GrillTime.

Weber's On The Grill

Best Father's Day apps for iPhone and iPad: Weber's On The Grill

While GrillTime helps you perfect the art of grilling, Weber's On The Grill can help you come up with an amazing meal for your dad and the rest of the family to enjoy. Everything contained in Weber's On The Grill focuses on meals that are made for the grill. You may even be surprised by what you find that is better on the grill than it is when cooked traditionally.

If you're stuck trying to decide on what to grill for Father's Day, check out Weber's On The Grill for ideas.

Your picks for best Father's Day apps?

If you're loading up on apps to help you make the most of this Father's Day, what apps have you found? Be sure to let me know in the comments!

Allyson Kazmucha

iMore senior editor from 2011 to 2015.