Rooftop bars Houston

A complete guide to the 7 best rooftop bars in Houston in 2019.

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All the info you need about every rooftop. Opening hours, dress code, pictures, maps and much more. One of the biggest cities in United States. The warm climate and skyscrapers makes this a good rooftop city in many aspects. There’s something for everyone here. Nice restaurants or fancy rooftop swimming pools. So, which is the best rooftop bar in Houston? Just scroll down and find the Houston rooftop bar best suited for you.

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Rooftop bar Houston Rosemont Social Club in Houston
Rosemont Social Club
$$$ 910 Westheimer Rd
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • Seasonal cocktails
  • Sunday brunch
  • Live DJs
Elegant and trendy Houston rooftop bar, located in the heart of the Rosemont area. Here you can enjoy vibes along with fantastic seasonal crafted cocktails, wine and a few different beers along with a smaller menu of tasty bar bites. The spacious terrace with cabanas and comfy lounge sofas is a great spot for pre-dinner cocktails earlier at night, especially on weekdays and the 5-7pm happy hour. On weekends this venue works just as well for a full night out, with live DJs, great atmosphere and rooftop party both Friday and Saturday, along with 'Sunday Funday'.
Rooftop bar Houston Proof Rooftop Lounge in Houston
Proof Rooftop Lounge
$$$ 2600 Travis St
  • Highlights
  • 3rd floor
  • Large terrace
  • Nightclub
  • Live music & DJs
Located in the heart of Midtown Houston, this is a very posh rooftop bar coming to life during the weekend nights. The spacious Proof venue offers two full-service bars, dance floor, HD TV's and a 4,000 sq ft rooftop patio. Stylish, with cool views of downtown, lots of lounge seating and areas to mingle, this rooftop blends a bit of New York an LA and adds a bit of Southern vibes. Enjoy Houston's top DJs play top 40 and dance music, sometimes larger live acts, and a dancefloor packed with a party friendly crowd.
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Rooftop bar Houston Monnalisa Bar in Houston
Monnalisa Bar
$$$$ 800 Sorella Court
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • Live music
  • Swimming pool
  • Chic & upscale
Located on the second floor of Hotel Sorella CityCentre, this chic and upscale rooftop terrace and lounge comes with cabanas, a swimming pool, cosy fireplaces, deck chairs and comfy lounge sofas. A great night spot for classy post dinner drink or a night out with friends. Monnalisa Bar offers a cool view over the buzzing central plaza, but more so a fantastic selection of crafted specialty cocktails and fine wines, along with some tasty American bar bites. Posh but yet fun atmosphere, with friendly service and also live music from Wednesday to Saturday.

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Rooftop bar Houston Hyatt Market Street in Houston
Hyatt Market Street
$$$ 9595 Six Pines Dr
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • Signature cocktails
  • Relaxed atmosphere
  • Rooftop pool
Situated on the second floor of the Hyatt Centric The Woodlands, a bit north of downtown Houston, The Market Street Rooftop Bar is most likely the chicest venue in the area. Both a stylish indoor lounge and an outdoor terrace, complete with lounge chairs, bar stools, cosy fire-pits, a swimming pool and cool views over the popular Market Street shopping area. With a stylish yet laid-back vibe, this is the ideal lounge-terrace for pre- or post dinner signature cocktails, microbrews or something from the extensive wine menu.
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Rooftop bar Houston Benjy's in Houston
$$$ 2424 Dunstan Rd
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • Brunch all days
  • New American restaurant
  • Festive
Mostly known as a fantastic restaurant, Benjy's in the Village also come with a second floor bar and rooftop patio. While the views over the surroundings are nothing spectacular, it's still well worth a visit thanks to the lovely atmosphere and great selection of food and drinks. Serving both brunch and dinner 7 days a week from a New American menu, the rooftop bar also offers well made signature cocktails, crafted beers and a very impressive wine list. Stylish in decor, but very comfy, relaxed and friendly in vibe.
Rooftop bar Houston 3rd Floor in Houston
3rd Floor
$$$ 2303 Smith Street
  • Highlights
  • 3rd floor
  • Draft cocktails
  • Weekend spot
  • 50 different craft beers
An exclusive Houston rooftop bar, in the sense that it is only open during weekend nights. Located in Midtown, you take the elevator up to the 3rd floor to find a spacious lounge and bar, leading out to a rooftop terrace with grand views of the downtown Houston skyline. The rooftop bar offers a large drink menu, with 50 unique craft beers on tap, 50 different boutique wines and a new concept of classic cocktails on draft. Fun and vibrant vibes, with live DJs every night.
Rooftop bar Houston Tremont House Rooftop Bar in Houston
Tremont House Rooftop Bar
$$$ 2300 Ship Mechanic Row
  • Highlights
  • 5th floor
  • Signature cocktails
  • Great views
  • Sophisticated
The perhaps best looking rooftop bar Houston has to offer is not located in the city center, but at Galveston Island out by the Gulf of Mexico. The Tremont House Rooft Bar is a sophisticated open-air venue with a beatiful setting. Here you find a mix of lounge sofas and bar stools, looking extra sharp at night thanks to a lighted Manzanita tree and illuminated pots. Enjoy great views over downtown Galveston and the harbor, along with well made signature cocktails, rooftop Sangria, crafted beers and a nice selection of wines.

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Rooftop-grade: 7/10
Prime season: all year
Inhabitants: 6,3 milj
Climate: humid subtropic

The climate here is pleasant all year round, except for summer, when it can get very hot. The climate allows the rooftop bars here to have open all year round.

Which are the best rooftops in Houston? There are many rooftop bars in Houston with awesome views, luxurious furnishings, and usually with a swimming pool. Dispite the perfect climate and the large amount of terraces in Houston, there should be more cool rooftops here.

A typical Houston rooftop bar is located at a hotel or restaurant with downtown city views, the same as many regular Houston bars. Use the map to find best sky lounges, that are close to your location.

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