Where better to enjoy signature cocktails, tasty dishes and well-deserved refreshments than up in the sky overlooking heart-melting panoramic views of the London skyline. Our round-up of the best rooftops in the capital provide exquisite cocktails and exclusive views, as well as hidden gems that you may not have heard of.
Located in the CitizenM Hotel, this modern and elegant rooftop bar attracts Londoners who are winding down after a long day, watching the world go by overlooking the city below. Relax into the comfy sofa’s and enjoy the innovative cocktails, craft beer or wine, as well as a selection of snacks to satisfy your appetite.
Find out more: https://www.citizenm.com/cloudm/tower-of-london
- London Bridge Rooftop Bar
This urban casual rooftop bar is not what you would expect when walking along London Bridge Walk. Located on top of Colechurch House, you can expect a fun and chilled atmosphere, and a menu that serves local Four Pure beers, house cocktails, and juicy burgers. The casual vibe is complemented by the huge cinema screen, constant DJ’s playing and a weekend bottomless brunch offering.
Find out more: https://www.londonbridgerooftop.com
- Savage Garden
Located on the 12th floor of DoubleTree by Hilton at Tower Hill, you will find an exciting and modern rooftop bar with 360-views. With an inside bar and two separate terraces, you can sit and enjoy good music with a creative menu offering signature cocktails, wine and champagne, as well as a selection of bar food.
Find out more: https://www.savagegarden.co.uk
- Sabine Rooftop Bar
The Sabine Rooftop Bar provides panoramic views of the London skyline and uninterrupted close-up views of St. Paul’s Cathedral. If you are looking for a lush, stylish atmosphere on a tropical rooftop then you must try Sabine. The menu includes botanical signature cocktails, beers and wine and seasonal meals or small bites.
Find out more: https://www.sabinelondon.co.uk
- Upper 5th Shoreditch
This hidden gem with a stunning rooftop terrace and chic décor is located in Shoreditch. If you’re looking for a calm and exclusive atmosphere then the weekdays would be more suited, or on the weekends you can enjoy some of London’s biggest DJ’s as they raise the atmosphere to a fun and vibrant level. The menu offers signature cocktails or BBQ style food.
- The Culpeper Rooftop
This beautiful garden rooftop allows you to sit amongst plants and flowers whilst enjoying an easy-going atmosphere. The charming and rustic feel inspired by the growing crops continues onto the menu where the cocktails and food are created based upon the crops grown at the terrace.
Find out more: https://www.theculpeper.com/rooftop/
- Forza wine
Peckham’s most polished rooftop offering, Forza Wine, provides a menu influenced by Italian dishes. You can enjoy these delicious small plates on the breezy, open rooftop that attracts a variety of visitors whether it be for post-work drinks, meetings or full-blown dinners.
Find out more: https://www.forzawine.com
- The Nest.
Located above the Treehouse, a relatively new hotel in Marylebone, is a stunning rooftop bar decorated with greenery and plants and offers a 360-degree view of London. The Treehouse fort is often occupied by DJ’s who create an uplifting ambience, either enjoy your signature cocktail in the inside lounge or venture out onto the terrace.
Find out more: https://www.treehousehotels.com/london/eat-drink/nest