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Rooftop Bars Baltimore

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Rooftop Bar Baltimore
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Baltimore Rooftop Guide

Updated:September 2, 2023

Filled with a rich history, Baltimore is also a vibrant and modern city, and even though it is yet to really blossom as a rooftop city, there are a few Baltimore rooftop bars where you can get a great mix of waterfront views and top-class drinks.

This ultimate guide will help you find the most elevated venues to sip and dine with a side of vistas, packed with all info you need about each rooftop bar Baltimore worth a visit: opening hours, dress code, pictures, maps and much more. Just scroll down and find the Baltimore rooftop bar best suited for you.

The list

8 best rooftop bars in Baltimore

Rooftop bar Baltimore The Bygone in Baltimore

The Bygone

$$$$ | 29th floor | Harbor East
  • Highlights
  • Luxurious
  • Panoramic views
  • Sunday brunch

Perched on top of the Four Seasons Baltimore, The Bygone aims to offer the city’s most elevated dining and drink experience, 29 floors above it all. Reminiscent of an old-school social club, the impressive rooftop blends the roaring glamour of days passed with a modern energy. With unbeatable panoramic views over Baltimore, here you can indulge in dishes from the full-service American gastro bistro, as well as a careful selection of over 800 wines, craft cocktails and a signature whiskey bar.

Rooftop bar Baltimore The Chasseur in Baltimore

The Chasseur

$$$ | 3rd floor | Canton
  • Highlights
  • Year-round
  • Relaxed
  • Weekend brunch

The Chasseur is a relaxed neighborhood tavern in Canton. Set over several levels, the best feature of this modern venue is the third floor year-round rooftop, with great views over the waterfront neighborhood. The Chasseur menu includes a wide selection of New American dishes, as well as refreshing crushes and cocktails, and a large array of craft brews. Visit for relaxing and fun nights out with friends, try the weekly specials, compete in trivia nights or start the weekends rigth with a yummy brunch.

Rooftop bar Baltimore LB Skybar in Baltimore

LB Skybar

$$$$ | 19th floor | Downtown
  • Highlights
  • Fashionable
  • Skyline views
  • Seasonal

The LB Skybar is located in the city centre of Baltimore, and it sits on the 19th story of the prestigious Lord Baltimore Hotel, which was established as far back as 1928. Open during the warmer season, LB Skybar serves a nice selection of summerish and crafted cocktails, wine and refreshing brews, complemented with a full menu of light bites and stunning views of the city skyline. With a bit of a fashionable and exclusive atmosphere, LB Skybar is a great spot for special and elevated Baltimore summer evenings.

Rooftop bar Baltimore 16 On The Park in Baltimore

16 On The Park

$$$ | 16th floor | Eager Park
  • Highlights
  • Restaurant + Lounge
  • Sweeping views
  • Local Maryland

Found in the up-and-coming neighborhood of Eager Park, 16 on the Park is a rooftop restaurant and lounge located atop The Residence Inn Baltimore at the John's Hopkins Medical Campus. Mixing a modern interior lounge and restaurant with a beautiful outdoor terrace, here you are surrounded with sweeping views of downtown Baltimore. The rooftop restaurant offers locally inspired Maryland dishes, while the rooftop bar serves signature cocktails, local Maryland beers and an extensive wine list.

Rooftop bar Baltimore Watershed in Baltimore


$$$ | 2nd floor | Federal Hill
  • Highlights
  • Expansive deck
  • Sports watching
  • Maryland seafood house

Located in Federal Hill’s Cross Street Market, Watershed is a modern Baltimore venue, set over two levels. Part industrial-chic and airy interior downstairs bar and lounge, Watershed also holds an expansive rooftop deck. Designed as a classic Maryland seafood house, here you can enjoy some of the region’s signature dishes, along with crafted signature cocktails, local crafts and a wide selection of spirits. A perfect spot to catch the game, as both the rooftop and the downstairs bar has an abundance of televisions.

Rooftop bar Baltimore Splash Pool Bar & Grill in Baltimore

Splash Pool Bar & Grill

$$$$ | 3rd floor | Harbor East
  • Highlights
  • Elevated oasis
  • Waterfront views
  • Rooftop pool

Dressed with a beautfiul rooftop swimming pool, comfy loungers, dining tables and a stylish bar, Splash Pool Bar & Grill is an elevated oasis to enjoy amazing views over the Baltimore waterfront. Open during the warmer season, the pool is usually exclusive to hotel guests, while the bar is available to the public. Here you can enjoy refreshing appetizers and salads, burgers and pizza, as well as crafted and summerish cocktails, perfect for laid-back poolside vibes above it all.

Rooftop bar Baltimore Charles Village Pub and Patio in Baltimore

Charles Village Pub and Patio

$$$ | 2nd floor | Towson
  • Highlights
  • Relaxing
  • Drink specials

Going strong for more than 30-years, Charles Village Pub & Patio is a local landmark and neighborhood favorite, found in the heart of historic Towson. Set over two levels, the venue includes a spacious ground floor pub with plenty of TV screens, Towson’s only year-round patio deck, a second floor lounge, as well as Towson’s original rooftop deck. The generous CVP menu includes everything from mouth-watering burgers and savory sandwiches, to a large selection of drafts and plenty of drink specials.

Rooftop bar Baltimore Café Gia in Baltimore

Café Gia

$$$ | 2nd floor | Little Italy
  • Highlights
  • Charming
  • Sicilian bistro

The family-owned Café Gia in Little Italy is a colorful and charming venue, aiming to recreate a Sicilian bistro. The interior dining room is complemented both by a streetside outdoor patio and a second floor balcony terrace. Awarded as 'Best Italian Restaurant in Baltimore', Café Gia is renowned for its delicious and authentic Sicilian cuisine with a northern fusion, complemented with a great selection of wines, as well as specialty drinks and infused cocktails.

Rikard Fredricson
Rikard Fredricson

Rikard has spent the last 10 years exploring, enjoying, researching and working with rooftop venues. During these years he has visited more than 700 rooftops across the globe. The experience he has gained is used to create helpful, in-depth and accessible content, and to share his knowledge and rooftop expertise with fellow rooftop-lovers.

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City info

Rooftop bars Baltimore

Rooftop-grade: 6/10

Prime season: May-Sept

Boston has a humid subtropical climate, which means that the long, hot summers are the best time to visit a Baltimore rooftop bar.

While the city is large, it is yet to really blossom as a rooftop city. There are however some elevated Baltimore rooftop bars, where you can enjoy both crafted Maryland drinks and food, as well as fantastic views over the city and the waterfront.

About Baltimore

Baltimore is the most populous city in the US state of Maryland, located 40 miles northeast of Washington DC. Filled with a rich history, the city comes filled with architecture, museums, and monuments. But also a vibrant city, with plenty of restaurants, shops, and attractions.