The 10 Best Clarks Shoes for Men for Stylish Comfort

The best Clarks for walking, plantar fasciitis, and some true classics

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Welcome! We’re assuming you’re here because you like Clarks—well you've certainly come to the right place our friends. Ever since their founding in 1825 almost 200 hundred years ago, Clarks have been at the forefront of modern contemporary wear as a comfortable footwear option that is effortlessly stylish. Famous for their hand-carved pioneering techniques in construction, unique style, and durability (some say they’ve owned their pairs for over twenty years), Clarks are something of a must-own when it comes to every collective closet around the world. While you might look to Nike and adidas for comfortable sneakers, when it comes to more semi-formal dress shoes/sneakers, Clarks is a great resource. Whether this is your first pair of Clarks, or you're 100th, we've rounded up the best Clarks for men to wear right now.

Whether it's the Wallabee EVO Boot Beeswax ($120) or the classic Ashcombe 2 GORE-TEX Shoes ($119.99), we've researched and vetted the best on the Clarks website for casual wear, walking, plantar fasciitis, and more. Not only will you look stylish as hell, you'll also be comfortable, which is even more important.

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The Best Clarks Shoes, at a Glance:

1. Wallabee EVO Boot Beeswax

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Best Clarks Shoes for Men, Overall

  • Pros: Durable, sturdy outsole, comfortable, multiple colors, versatile, affordable
  • Cons: May run wide depending on foot size, the chunky sole is an adjustment to walk on
  • Sizes: 7 - 13
  • Colors: Grey Suede, Beeswax, Dark Sand Suede, Black Interest, Black Suede
  • Shoe type: Boots

If you're current shoe mode is somewhere in-between not wanting something too dressy but not wanting too casual either that still has an emphasis on comfort, the Wallabee EVO Boot Beeswax might be a winner for you. Made with suede material and a strong rubber outsole to prevent any slipping, the Wallabee offers a retro look that is still in-line with current fashion trends, and is simply a timeless versatile look that can work with a lot in your closet. Made with a simple design that stands out, the shoes also boast a lace fastening and cushioned insole to give you unmatched colors. "Totally satisfied! Shoes were received promptly & were a day early. Package was in excellent condition. Very pleased with the shoes. Definitely are as advertised. The quality & appearance of the leather is very good. Very comfortable," says a reviewer of the Wallabee, which is more than enough to convince us.

Priced at a reasonable $120, these ultra durable boots come in a color palette of five, so have at it.


2. Ashcombe 2 GORE-TEX Shoes

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Best Clarks Shoes for Walking

  • Pros: Comfortable, breathable, shock absorbing, good traction, durable, versatile, affordable
  • Cons: May run big/small depending on foot size
  • Sizes: 8 - 13
  • Colors: Black Leather, Brown Leather
  • Shoe type: Casual shoe

This elevated version of the Ashcombe 2 is shock absorbing, durable, and comfortable, giving you everything you can ask for in a functional shoe that's also attractive. The shoe sits on a durable rubber outsole that's built to deliver a confident grip along with excellent traction, and is elegantly dressed in the brand's waterproof and breathable GORE-TEX leather upper. If concerned about just how much comfort these shoes offer, there's also an additional padding built-in for enhancement, which accompanies a heel loop that allows for putting on the shoe and taking it off easily. Priced at $120, this is another great shoe in the Clarks catalog.


3. Nature X Step

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Best Clarks Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis

  • Pros: Lightweight construction, improves circulation, comfortable, sturdy outsole, shock absorbing
  • Cons: Only comes in two colors
  • Sizes: 7 - 13
  • Colors: Black Nubuck, Grey Nubuck
  • Shoe type: Walking shoe

If you have the type of job that requires you to be on your feet all day, or just simply need a casual comfortable walking shoe to wear on your daily activities and errands, Clarks Nature X Step shoes might be the perfect fit (literally and figuratively). Made with performance materials and next-gen technology that includes bio-mechanically innovative soles designed to move along with your feet while targeting flexibility and cushioning at the same time, the Nature X effortlessly brings you an improved grip and durability. Additionally, the moulded footbed is one that also improves your circulation, so if you've been feeling pain as you walk (or are trying to avoid pain altogether), then these shoes should definitely be a helpful pickup.

Priced at $104.99, the Nature X is available in two different colors and multiple sizes.


4. Torhill Hi

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Best Clarks Shoes for Arch Support:

  • Pros: Nice design, comfortable, good for walking, durable, lightweight, has a cushioned footbed, multiple colors
  • Cons: Could run big/small based on foot size
  • Sizes: 7 - 13
  • Colors: Black Suede, Dark Sand Suede, Cobalt Suede, Light Grey Nubuck, Dark Grey Suede, and 4 others
  • Shoe type: Casual shoe

If searching for a Clarks shoe that supports the arch nicely, look no further than the Torhill Hi, which is made with responsibly sourced suede, and features a removable leather contour cushion footbed. What does that footbed do exactly? Well, the footbed moulds to your foot with each step, which then increases the overall protection of your foot while also promoting shock absorption. Adding to the comfort levels are the shoe's ribbed thermoplastic rubber outsole, which has EVA and is super lightweight. All of these factors work together to give you prime comfort and support while wearing. "Lightweight but tough, I’ve been wearing these for 2weeks now, don’t want to take them off! I love the new soles, so much easier to clean than the crepe soles which were notorious for getting dirty," says a Torhill Hi buyer in a review.

Add in the nice colors, and the $140 is worth it.


5. Wesley Bay Sandals

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Best Clarks Sandals

  • Pros: Comfortable, good for walking, stylish, has an EVA footbed, versatile, durable, has underfoot support
  • Cons: Only two colors
  • Sizes: 7 - 13
  • Colors: Black, Brown
  • Shoe type: Sandal

Perfect for that upcoming trip to Disney World where you'll be walking all day, Clarks Wesley Bay Black Sandals are engineered with the brand's Targeted Anatomic Comfort System which includes a moulded outsole, perforated dual-density footbed, and natural underfoot support to keep you comfortable while walking. Crafted with synthetic material, the sandals feature adjustable straps to keep the fit secure, with the shoes coming in two different colorways. Reviews are favorable on the Wesley Bay Black shoes with one reviewer saying "Lightweight but plenty sturdy. Only suggestion for improvement would be to make the straps less thick."

All of this for under $80 is a major steal.


6. Whiddon Step Black Leather

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Best Clarks Dress Shoes

  • Pros: Comfortable, well-cushioned, nice appearance, multiple sizes, two different widths to choose from
  • Cons: Not wide enough according to some users
  • Sizes: 7 - 15
  • Colors: Black Leather, Dark Tan Leather
  • Shoe type: Dress shoes

"This shoe has become my new "go-to" shoe. Perfect combination of comfort and good looks. Dressy enough to be taken on a trip and worn when going out to dinner but comfortable enough to walk around all day in," says a reviewer of the Whiddon, which perfectly captures the style, quality, and comfort level of this shoe. Sleekly made with full-grain leather, the style and suave James Bond nature of the shoe is more than present, and the comfort takes care of itself with Clarks' Ortholite footbed and elastic insets, which helps with support, shock absorption, and response. Best of all, these shoes are only $95!


7. CourtLite Move Black

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Best Clarks Sneakers

  • Pros: Technical, sleek design, versatile, durable, affordable, multiple sizes, offers two widths, multiple colors
  • Cons: Could run too wide according to some users
  • Sizes: 7.5 - 13
  • Colors: Black/Black, Black, White, Dark Tan
  • Shoe type: Sneakers

In need of a sneaker? Check out the CourtLite Move Black, which is known for its staple features that includes: flexible strobel construction, a leather upper, MI-X technology, and EVA midsole, and more. Giving you a timeless classy looks that works just as well at a wedding as what it does for a nice day at the park, these $120 sneakers are another beloved amongst Clarks lovers. "Dressy enough for a suit in today's society and casual enough for jeans or slacks," says one buyer, with another adding: "Fast delivery and simple ordering. Sneakers look great, are made of very lightweight materials, and are quite comfy to wear. Highly recommend!"


8. Walpath Low

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Best Clarks Boots

  • Pros: Comfortable, durable, nice design, waterproof, two widths, multiple sizes, versatile
  • Cons: Only two colors available
  • Sizes: 7 - 15
  • Colors: Black Leather, Brown Leather
  • Shoe type: Casual boot

Blending together functionality and style, the Walpath Low is cut with waterproof leather to give you an option that works especially well in the rain and snow. In addition to the leather construction, there's also other technical details present on the shoe such as the padded comfort mesh collar, the slip-resistant rubber sole, the webbing pull loop and more. "Comfortable right out of the box for a long city walk. Look good, true to size. Soles feel sturdy and high-traction, good arch support. Haven't tested the waterproofing yet, but I'm sure I will," says a buyer of the Walpath, which confirms the comfort and support of the shoe.

The Walpath is priced at $77, and comes in two different colors.


9. Clarks Pro Lace

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Best Clarks Shoes for Comfort

  • Pros: Has multiple widths, is comfortable, durable, has cushioned footbeds, minimalistic, multiple colors are available
  • Cons: Runs small according to some users
  • Sizes: 7 - 15
  • Colors: Black Leather, Navy Leather, Dark Brown Tumbled, Dark Grey Leather
  • Shoe type: Casual sneakers

A smooth and clean sneaker that's also very versatile when it comes to styling, this $100 shoe should definitely be on your list if you're looking for a sneaker that seamlessly balances style with comfort. The lightweight and flexible EVA midsoles are just two of the components that make the Clarks Pro Lace so darn comfortable. There's also the incorporation of the contour cushion and heritage strobel construction that helps with comfort and flexibility as well. According to buyers, you'll both look good and feel good. "Bought these a few weeks ago. Very comfortable, a great fit, and look great. Cannot honestly report on quality although initial quality looks good," says a buyer.

Priced at $140, these shoes are yet another great Clarks buy.


10. Clarks ATL Hike Hi GORE-TEX

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Best Clarks Shoes for Hiking

  • Pros: Comfortable, has a removable footbed, good traction, durable, weather-resistant, technical
  • Cons: Only two colors
  • Sizes: 7 - 13
  • Colors: Dark Grey, Dark Olive Combination
  • Shoe type: Boots

Hikers get in here—we've found the perfect Clarks boot for you. The ATL Hike Hi GORE-TEX is a highly technical and efficient option for getting out there and doing what you guys do best. Designed to tackle mud, rain, wind, or whatever else you encounter along the way, features like the rubberised toe bumper and counter for protection, the high-rebound EVA midsole, and the Durable Rock rubber outsole are just some of the features the GORE-TEX has that makes it a practical option for the trails. Sizes range in between a 7 and 13, with the boot being priced at $140.


How we picked the best Clarks shoes:

We selected these particular Clarks shoes by looking at Clarks products that targeted specific issues or need such as plantar fasciitis, comfortability for all-day standing, or needing a pair of formal shoes for the office. From there, we chose our selections based on user reviews, our personal experiences with certain products, and what we typically know to be great sellers for Clarks.

FAQs about Clarks shoes:

Here are some frequently asked questions about Clarks shoes:

Where is the best place to buy Clarks Desert Boots?

If you are looking to buy Clarks Desert Boots in particular, the best place to find them for the best price is through their website.

Which Clarks sandals are best to walk all day in?

We consider the Wesley Bay Sandals to be the best Clarks sandals to walk all day in due to its Targeted Anatomic Comfort System which includes a moulded outsole, perforated dual-density footbed, and natural underfoot support to keep you comfortable with each step you take.

Where are Clarks shoes made?

Clarks shoes are still made where they originated—Somerset, England.

How do Clarks Wallabies fit?

Clarks Wallabies offer a standard regular fit according to those who have purchased the shoe. They neither run too big or too small, which is a good thing as you always want to have a shoe fit you as close to perfect as possible.

What is the difference between Clarks and Clarks Originals?

The biggest difference between Clarks and Clarks Originals is where the two come from. Clarks originates from Somerset, whereas Clarks Originals comes from Burma. It was in Burma where the Desert Boot was created to give appropriate footwear to the British Army.

How do I clean my Clarks?

You can clean most Clarks by using a mixture of water and vinegar, and gently wiping down your shoes until clean. For specific shoes, check their website listings for care instructions.

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