Rooftop bars Beijing

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5 best rooftop bars in Beijing [2021 update]


Made by the world's leading experts on rooftop bars

Last updated: October 22, 2022


They say you can see The Great Wall of China from space. But instead of going that far, why not try and catch it from one of the best rooftop bars Beijing. But which are the best rooftops in Beijing? You will find out here, with the ultimate guide to the best terraces in this historical city.

Here you’ll find all info you need about each Beijing rooftop. Opening hours, dress code, pictures, maps and much more. So for top quality drinks, snacks and vibes with a view, just scroll down and find the Beijing rooftop bar best suited for you.

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Rooftop bar Beijing Migas Mercado in Beijing

Migas Mercado

$$$$ | 7th floor | China World Mall
  • Highlights
  • Great music
  • Skyline views
  • Spanish restaurant

A Spanish influenced restaurant and cocktail bar, located on the 7th floor of the large shopping center China World Mall. Migas Mercado is a multi-space complex with both indoor seating and a great rooftop terrace offering fantastic views over the Beijing iconic landmarks. With a very modern and stylish design, beautiful in color and lighting, here you can enjoy delicious cocktails and a wide range of Mediterranean food, from paella and tapas to Iberian ham. Expect friendly service and a vibrant ambience, usually with live music and DJs at night.

Rooftop bar Beijing YIN on 12 in Beijing

YIN on 12

$$$$ | 12th floor | Dongcheng
  • Highlights
  • Stylish lounge
  • Skyline views
  • In-house DJ

A spacious and modern Oriental-style terrace and indoor lounge, perched on top of New World Beijing Hotel. Here you can enjoy panoramic views over the Beijing skyline and a wide range of fine drinks, from well-made signature cocktails to vintage champagnes and premium wines. All in a stylish and sophisticated atmosphere. Open nightly for both sunset cocktails and late-night drinks, with in-house DJs keeping the lounge vibe high.

Rooftop bar Beijing Terrazza Martini in Beijing

Terrazza Martini

$$$ | 6th floor | Sanlitun
  • Highlights
  • Vibrant lounge
  • Skyline views
  • Weekend live music

Equipped with two levels of indoor bar and a spacious, Italian inspired rooftop terrace, Terrazza Martinin is a fantastic venue for night time vibes and lovely views over the Beijing skyline. Chic and colorful, the rooftop bar offers plenty of comfy lounge seating. Order a negroni from the Martini-bar, or enjoy table service of wine, champagen and spirits. Popular and vibrant, especially so during weekend nights with live bands.

Rooftop bar Beijing Q Bar in Beijing

Q Bar

$$$ | 6th floor | Sanlitun
  • Highlights
  • Great cocktails
  • Cool view

Located in the corner of Sanlitun South and Workers Stadium South streets, Q Bar Beijing is situated on top of the Chang’an Business Hotel and might not look like much from the outside. But up on the 6th floor you find a modern and great cocktail bar with cool views over the surrounding Sanlitun area. Q Bar has been serving quality cocktails for over a decade and there are both classic and signaure ones in many forms and flavors, completed with a smaller selection of beer and wines.

Rooftop bar Beijing Fez Bar in Beijing

Fez Bar

$$$ | 6th floor | Sanlitun
  • Highlights
  • Nice cocktails
  • Spanish bites
  • Chill

Located on top of the Nali Patio shopping mall, this relaxed rooftop terrace comes with a nice ambience and great views over the Sanlitun area. Only open during the summer, it is a perfect spot for enjoying unpretentious and relaxing al fresco drinks with a group of friends. The decor at the terrace is quite classic, and from the rooftop bar you can order classic and Fez signature cocktails, along with wines and premium bottle packages. There is also a set of Spanish influenced bar bites and some more filling dishes. Come for quality cocktails and chill conversations.

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This guide was made by The Rooftop Guide, the world's leading experts on rooftop bars. With over 600 rooftops visited over the last two years, we keep you up to date in the ever growing universe of rooftop venues.

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Rooftop bar Beijing

Rooftop-grade: 6/10
Prime season: April-Oct
Residents: 20 millions
Climate: temperate continental

The climate in Beijing is hot most of the time except for the winter months when the temprature even can drop below zero. As a result the rooftop bars in Beijing are only open when the weather permits.

Many of the rooftop bars can be found in the vibrant Sanlitun area, where locals and foreigners enjoy restaurants, shops and clubs. The terraces in Beijing often have magical views over the skyline, great service and often a decor of very high quality. More info about Beijing can be found here.

About Beijing

Beijing is China's capital. The name Beijing directly translated means "northern capital". The city is one of China's four biggest metropolitan areas with Shanghai, Tianjin and Chongqing. Beijing is China's political and cultural center where as Shanghai and Hong Kong are financial centers. The city consists of a variety of historical sites and buildings.