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Rooftop Bars Liverpool

2022 update
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Country United Kingdom
Currency Pound
Best time to visit May - September
Rooftop grade 7/10
Rooftop Bar Liverpool
Rooftop Liverpool

9 best rooftop bars in Liverpool

Updated:October 22, 2022

This guide will help you find the best rooftop bars Liverpool, packed with all info you need about each venue: opening hours, dress code, spectacular photos, maps and so on, for every Liverpool rooftop bar worth a visit.

A city famous mostly for its music and football, but also for a great bar- and nightlife scene. Enjoy this, plus fantastic views over River Mersey and all the historical buildings from a Liverpool rooftop bar. Relaxing garden terraces and stylish rooftop restaurants, there is something for everyone here. So, which is the best rooftop bar Liverpool? Just scroll down and find the Liverpool rooftop bar best suited for you.

The list
Rooftop Bar Liverpool FIVE in Liverpool
1

FIVE

$$$ | 5th floor | Ropewalks
  • Highlights
  • Panoramic views
  • Unique
  • Mediterranean vibes

Found on top of the trendy Seel Street Hotel by EPIC, FIVE Liverpool offers a sophisticated and refined cocktail experience, high above the city. Filled with stylish Mediterranean vibes, and equipped with comfy wicker furniture, parasols and plenty of greenery, the prime feature here is however the panoramic views over the Liverpool skyline. In full swing during the warmer months, FIVE offers a drink menu filled with both classic and signature cocktails, refreshing spritz and plenty of Gin, bubbles and wine.

Rooftop Bar Liverpool Roxy Ballroom (Hanover Street) in Liverpool
2

Roxy Ballroom (Hanover Street)

$$$ | 3rd floor | Ropewalks
  • Highlights
  • 'Booze & Ball Games'
  • Signature cocktails
  • Fun & vibrant

With the slogan 'Booze & Ball Games', Roxy Ballroom is most famous for indoor fun of ping pong, pool, beer pong and shuffleboard. But the branch on Hanover Street in Liverpool also offers a great rooftop terrace. While quite simple in decor, it is a fantastic spot to enjoy some sun and try one of the unique Roxy signature cocktails. Mix it up with some ball games, and you are in for a fun and lively day or night out.

Rooftop Bar Liverpool Liberté in Liverpool
3

Liberté

$$$ | 3rd floor | Waterfront
  • Highlights
  • Fantastic views
  • Versatile & vibrant
  • Pan-Asian cuisine

Set on the third floor of the Bentley Building on the Strand, Liberte Rooftop Bar & Restaurant brings plenty of vibes and fun to the heart of Liverpool. Combining bright colours, graffiti style art and neon lighting, the rooftop offers both covered and open-air seating, where the lush outdoor terrace comes surrounded with fantastic views of Liverpool’s waterfront. Truly a versatile venue, you can visit Liberté for a sunny lunch or a weekend bottomless brunch, cocktail masterclasses, or glamorous nights out with live DJs and a sky-high atmosphere.

Rooftop Bar Liverpool 14 Bar & Grill in Liverpool
4

14 Bar & Grill

$$$ | 14th floor | Bootle
  • Highlights
  • Panoramic views
  • Restaurant & lounge
  • Year round

Opening in 2019, this sophisticated Liverpool rooftop bar and restaurant is located in Bootle, a bit north of the central city. Offering seating both on the outside terrace and inside a cosy and stylish rooftop hut with panoramic windows, here you can enjoy amazing panoramic views over pretty much all of Liverpool. Open 7 days a week and year round, the rooftop menu includes both filling homemade dishes and light bites, along with delicious cocktails and drinks.

Rooftop Bar Liverpool Goodness Gracious Roof Garden in Liverpool
5

Goodness Gracious Roof Garden

$$$ | 8th floor | Waterfront
  • Highlights
  • Amazing views
  • Sun trap
  • Relaxing atmosphere

Open from April to September, this open-air terrace offers some of the best views Liverpool has to offer. The place to be on a sunny day, here you find a wooden decked terrace with lots of greenery and colorful details. A true rooftop oasis in the heart of the city. Enjoy chill out music and refreshing cocktails, or an 'Afternoon Tea in the Sky'. Just try to be in time when the ewather is fine.

Rooftop Bar Liverpool Carpathia Rooftop bar in Liverpool
6

Carpathia Rooftop

$$$ | 8th floor | Waterfront
  • Highlights
  • Titanic inspiration
  • Amazing views
  • Mixology cocktails

Carpathia is a stylish and unique champagne rooftop bar and restaurant, set on top of the Titanic-themed hotel 30 James Street. The rooftop bar and restaurant also take inspiration from the famous ship, and apart from sweeping panoramic views over the city, you can also enjoy a taste of Titanic first-class dining and an impressive selection of mixology cocktails. The open-air rooftop is seasonal, while the restaurant and glass terrace is open year round.

Rooftop Bar Liverpool Garden of Eden at The Shankly Hotel in Liverpool
7

Garden of Eden at The Shankly Hotel

$$$ | 8th floor | City Center
  • Highlights
  • 360-views
  • Open on sunny days
  • Wedding & events venue

The top floor of The Shankly Hotel offers a spacious rooftop beer garden that is a 'dream come true' on any sunny day. Branded as "Liverpool's premier rooftop wedding & events venue", but when the terrace is not reserved, it is also open to the public. Indulge in amazing 360-degree views over the Liverpool skyline, refreshing drinks and events like summer session live gigs, party's and rooftop cinema nights.

Rooftop Bar Liverpool Crazy Pedro's in Liverpool
8

Crazy Pedro's Liverpool

$$ | 2nd floor | Ropewalks
  • Highlights
  • Party vibes
  • Pizza
  • Frozen Margarita's

Mostly famous as a place serving great pizza, lively vibes and beer pong, Crazy Pedro's also holds one of the top rooftop bars Liverpool. Not the the highest or most swanky rooftop terrace around, but a welcoming, open-air spot in perfect in position to get the very last of the evening sun. Very laid back and casual, this is a place for tasty pizza, frozen cocktails and a fun and vibrant atmosphere late into the night.

Rooftop Bar Liverpool Matou Pan Asian Restaurant in Liverpool
9

Matou Pan Asian Restaurant

$$$$ | 2nd floor | Waterfront
  • Highlights
  • Pan-Asian food
  • Amazing views
  • Spacious terrace

This modern pan Asian restaurant, cocktail bar and lounge comes with both a stylish indoor dining area with panormic windows, and a spacious rooftop terrace, offering amazing views over River Mersey, Liverpool Waterfront and the Pier Head. Visit for a fine dining mix of dishes from the Far East, or head to the rooftop bar and enjoy a great selection of Gin, well-made cocktails and a long list of wine and champagne. All served in a sophisticated yet vibrant in atmosphere.

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This guide was made by The Rooftop Guide, the world's leading experts on rooftop bars. With over 800 rooftops visited over the last five years, we keep you up to date in the ever growing universe of rooftop venues.

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Rooftop bar Liverpool

Rooftop-grade: 7/10

Prime season: May-Sept

Residents: 500 000

Climate: maritime

Known as the World Capital City of Pop and home to two famous football clubs, Liverpool is also known for its thriving bar- and nightlife scene. And you can enjoy all of this, music, football and atmosphere, at the Liverpool rooftop bars. Apart from serving great views over River Mersey and the historical buildings in the city, the rooftops often also hold live events. And many stay open late into the night.

Given the typical British climate, the Liverpool rooftop bars cannot offer outdoor seating year round, so rooftop visits are best during the summer months. Some rooftop bars do however offer indoor seating and can stay open no matter the weather.

About Liverpool

Located in the north-west part of England, north of the Mersey River, Liverpool is the ninth-largest English district by population. Rich in history and culture, Liverpool is home to some of the world's most famous, where The Beatles and Titanic might top the list. It is also the homwtown to two of the world's most classic football teams: Liverpool FC and Everton.