Rooftop bars Miami

Complete guide to the 18 best rooftop bars in Miami [2020 update]

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Made by the world's leading experts on rooftop bars

Last updated: March 19th, 2020

Packed with hot, trendy and beautiful vibes all around, Miami also brings the action to an elevated level. In addition, the best rooftop bars Miami serves a refreshing tropical breeze and a new perspective over the city. From amazing sunset views to panoramics over the Miami skyline and Atlantic Ocean. To help you find the top spots, we have gathered all the best rooftop bars Miami in one complete guide. From luxurious rooftop pools and hotel rooftops in South Beach, to swanky rooftop lounges in downtown Miami, packed with all info you need about each venue: opening hours, dress code, pictures, maps and much more. So, which is the best rooftop bar Miami? Just scroll down and find the Miami rooftop bar best suited for you.

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Area:Downtown Miami
Rooftop bar Miami Area 31 at the Epic Hotel in Miami
1

Area 31 at the Epic Hotel

$$$$ 270 Biscayne Blvd Way
  • Highlights
  • 16th floor
  • Crafted cocktails
  • Live DJ
  • Skyline views

A rooftop bar and restaurant that offers great food, delicious drinks and fantastic views of Miami's central part and the surrounding skyscrapers as well as Miami River. Perched on the 16th floor of the fantastic Kimpton EPIC Hotel, Area 31 is a stylish and modern venue with vibrant but sophisticated in vibes. Enjoy innovative seafood, some plates from the butcher and a nice selection of crafted signature cocktails. You can also create your own G&T or choose something from the extensive list of wines and bubbles.

Area:Brickell
Rooftop bar Miami Sugar in Miami
2

Sugar

$$$$ 788 Brickell Plaza
  • Highlights
  • 40th floor
  • Panoramic views
  • Balinese flair
  • Urban-trendy

Bringing a slice of luxurious Balinese flair to Brickell, Sugar Miami is the highest rooftop bar in the city. From the top floor of hotel EAST Miami you get amazing 360-views over Biscayne Bay and the city skyline. The lush rooftop terrace comes with a hand-carved wooden bar and tiki-style lounges, and here you can indulge in Asian tapas and a very impressive cocktail program. All served in a sophisticated and urban-trendy atmosphere.

Area:Miami Beach - South Beach
Rooftop bar Miami Juvia in Miami
3

Juvia

$$$$ 1111 Lincoln Rd
  • Highlights
  • 9th floor
  • Great food
  • Harbor views
  • Rooftop brunch

A stunning rooftop bar and rooftop restaurant, perched 9 floors up in the central parts of Miami Beach. The stylish and large wooden decked rooftop terrace and indoor sky restaurant with floor-to-ceiling windows offers magnificent panoramic views of Miami Harbor and the city skyline. Open nightly and for rooftop brunch on weekends, Juvia is a Miami rooftop bar where you will always find a vibrant lounge atmosphere and well-dressed people enjoying fantastic food, drinks and soft tunes from the live DJ.

Area:Miami Beach - South Beach
Rooftop bar Watr at the 1 Rooftop in Miami
4

Watr at the 1 Rooftop

$$$$ 2341 Collins Ave
  • Highlights
  • 18th floor
  • Ocean front
  • Lovely decorated
  • Japanese / Peruvian restaurant

The fantastic and luxurious 1 Hotel South Beach can boast what is probably Miami's most impressive rooftop terrace. 18th floors up it offers fantastic ocean views, the best Miami rooftop pool, modern and organic Polynesian decor and the sky-high rooftop bar and restaurant Watr. Here you can indulge in an Peruvian influenced Japanese food menu and sip on with well-crafted house cocktails, frozen drinks and draft beers. Relaxing hotel lounge during day, opening to the public at 6pm for more vibrant vibes and live DJs.

Area:Downtown Miami
Rooftop bar Miami Bloom Skybar in Miami
5

Bloom Skybar

$$$ 121 SE 1st St
  • Highlights
  • 12th floor
  • Crafted cocktails
  • Entertainment
  • Sunday brunch

On top of the Eurostars Langford in downtown Miami, you used to find Pawn Broker / Langford Rooftop, but during 2018 the space turned in to Bloom Skybar. While new in name and an update in decor, the rooftop still has the same sophisticated casual vibe and awesome views over downtown Miami. Urban chic in style, Bloom Skybar is open and eventful all nights of the week, serving well-crafted cocktails, a nice selection of bar bites, a great Sunday rooftop brunch and live DJs every weekend.

Area:Buena Vista
Rooftop bar Miami Vista Restaurant in Miami
6

Vista Restaurant

$$$ 5020 NE 2nd Ave
  • Highlights
  • 3rd floor
  • Italian influences
  • Lush rooftop
  • Live music

Vista Restaurant is a hidden gem in Upper Buena Vista, serving rustic Italian cuisine, tasty drinks and charming vibes. Best of all? You can enjoy it on the cosy rooftop patio. Bringing a slice of Italian coastal vibes to the heart of Miami, here you can enjoy well-made and authentic farm-to-table dishes as dinner, weekday lunch or weekend brunch. Or just settle for sunny happy hour seasonal cocktails at the rooftop bar.

Area:Miami Beach - South Beach
Rooftop bar TH Rooftop Lounge in Miami
7

TH Rooftop Lounge

$$$ 150 20th St
  • Highlights
  • 5th floor
  • Curated craft cocktails
  • Beach bungalow inspired
  • Charming

TH Rooftop Lounge is a charming rooftop bar, located in Miami Beach and quite different from other rooftops in the area with its handcrafted cocktails, craft beers and a usually low-key vibes. Paying tribute to the iconic Cape Florida Lighthouse in its decor, the rooftop terrace has a cosy and beach-bungalow inspired setting, with lots of comfy lounge sofas and chairs, charming hanging lanterns and a lighthouse working as the cocktail bar. Trendy yet relaxed and casual in vibe along with great views over South Beach.

Area:Miami Beach - South Beach
Rooftop bar Miami Dream South Beach in Miami
8

HIGHBAR at Dream South Beach

$$$$ 1111 Collins Ave
  • Highlights
  • 4th floor
  • Ocean views
  • Infinity pool
  • Signature cocktails

If you imagine a rooftop party in South Beach Miami, HIGHBAR at Dream South Beach is most likely what's on your mind. This is where Studio 54 meets South Beach, sprinkled with lovely views over the ocean and Miami Beach, lounge atmosphere, a luxurious Miami rooftop swimming pool, signature cocktails and tasty bites from the Mexican restaurant Naked Taco. Open to all and most vibrant during daytime, with lots of people enjoying sunny poolside vibes and live DJs.

Area:Brickell
Rooftop bar Miami ADDiKT at W Miami
9

ADDiKT at W Miami

$$$$ 485 Brickell Ave
  • Highlights
  • 15th floor
  • Bar & restaurant
  • Weekend brunch
  • Rooftop pool

The 15th floor rooftop of the W Miami is quite impressive. Both spacious and luxurious, it is home to a 90 meters long rooftop infinity pool, and to the rooftop bar and restaurant ADDiKT. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch, here you can enjoy breathtaking views over Biscayne Bay and the city skyline, along with fantastic and global dishes from Executive Chef Ricardo Jarquin and crafted mixology cocktails.

Area:Wynwood
Rooftop bar Miami Astra in Miami
10

Astra

$$$ 2103 NW 2nd Ave
  • Highlights
  • 3rd floor
  • Greek-inspired
  • Dining & lounge
  • Skyline views

Spanning over 10,000-square-feet, the open, vibrant and lush Astra rooftop bar is just about as close to the Greek Islands as you can get in Miami. Offering unobstructed views over the Miami skyline, the rooftop bar and restaurant is open nightly for dinner and vibes, as well as bottomless Saturday & Sunday brunch. Visit early for an amazing sunset, and later on for lounge vibes with international DJs and live bands.

Area:Miami Beach - South Beach
Rooftop bar Miami The Regent Rooftop at Gale South Beach in Miami
11

The Regent Rooftop at Gale South Beach

$$$$ 1690 Collins Ave
  • Highlights
  • 4th floor
  • Rooftop pool
  • Large terrace
  • Weekend cocktail bar

The rooftop at Gale South Beach used to be a hotel gusets only destinations, but thanks to The Regent Rooftop it is now (sometimes) also open for the public to enjoy. Luxurious and spacious, the roof terrace has a double setup, where the pool area features a large infinity pool, comfortable sun loungers and cabanas where guests at the hotel can enjoy poolside cocktails and Italian bites. Then The Regent Rooftop is open to all on weekends, offering a vibrant atmopshere, DJ sets, games and fantastic cocktails from the The Regent Cocktail Club.

Area:Downtown
Rooftop Rooftop at E11even in Miami
12

Rooftop at E11even

$$$$ 15 NE 11th St
  • Highlights
  • 3rd floor
  • Large terrace
  • Live DJs
  • Nightlife destination

Located in the heart of the Arts & Entertainment District of downtown Miami, Rooftop E11even is a vibrant nightlife destination, and both a rooftop bar and rooftop restaurant. Ranked as one of Miami's best rooftops when it comes to party, the spacious terrace is both indoor and outdoor lounge, where lounge sofas and community dining tables blend the restaurant and lounge together. Up here you can enjoy cool views over downtown Miami, live music and DJs along with International bites and a full service rooftop bar.

Area:Miami Beach - Mid-Beach
Rooftop bar Miami La Cote in Miami
13

La Côte

$$$$ 4441 Collins Ave
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • Restaurant & beach club
  • Ocean views
  • Live DJ

La Côte rooftop bar brings a slice of southern France right to the Miami Beach. Located right by the ocean, it is one of nine restaurants at the very eventful hotel Fontainebleau Miami Beach. At La Côte you can choose to wine and dine beachside on the ground floor, or (preferably) poolside one level up, where you get great and soothing views over both the pool area and the ocean. Only open during daytime, this part beach club / part rooftop bar serves Mediterranean food, fresh and well-crafted signature cocktails, great vibes and weekend DJs.

Area:Miami Beach - Mid-Beach
Rooftop bar Miami Ocho at Soho Beach House in Miami
14

Ocho at Soho Beach House

$$$$ 4385 Collins Ave
  • Highlights
  • 8th floor
  • Ocean views
  • Rooftop pool
  • Members & guests

An exclusive rooftop bar, located in the Mid-Beach area of Miami Beach. Like any other Soho House, it is only members and guests that can visit the rooftop. Up on the 8th floor you are met by sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean. The roof terrace is equipped with a cool rooftop pool, large daybeds and comfy lounge sofas, perfect for relaxing and loungy hours under the Miami sun, sipping on well-crafted cocktails (including spicy Maragrita's).

Area:Brickell
Rooftop bar Miami Dolores But You Can Call Me Lolita in Miami
15

Dolores But You Can Call Me Lolita

$$$ 1000 South Miami Ave
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • Cosy
  • Great cocktails
  • Weekend brunch

Located in the heart of Brickell’s Financial District and only two levels up, this rooftop bar and restaurant still offers very cool views over South Miami Avenue and the Miami skyline. Modern and cosy in decor, the rooftop terrace comes with stylish dining tables, plush couches and palm trees, creating a rooftop garden feel. Here you can enjoy fantastic international fusion cuisine along with refreshing cocktails, Sangria and an impressive wine list. All in a vibrant, fun and friendly South American vibe.

Area:Miami Beach - South Beach
Rooftop bar Miami C-Level Rooftop Terrace in Miami
16

C-Level Rooftop Terrace

$$$ 1020 Ocean Dr
  • Highlights
  • 6th floor
  • Weekend party
  • Daytime sundeck
  • Ocean views

A rooftop bar with magical views of South Beach and the sea in one direction and the Miami skyline in the other. Located in South Beach on top of the eventful and fun Clevelander Hotel, which is a described as a playground for adults. The C-Level Rooftop is exclusive to guest staying at the hotel by day, but during weekend nights it turns into a vibrant bar and lounge, open to all. Enjoy refreshing drinks, bottle service, some of Miami’s favorite DJs, dancers and a sky-high party atmosphere.

Area:Coconut Grove
Rooftop bar Miami The Mayfair at Coconut Grove in Miami
17

The Mayfair at Coconut Grove

$$$ 3000 Florida Ave
  • Highlights
  • 6th floor
  • Rooftop pool
  • Exclusive
  • Private cabanas

A very luxurious rooftop bar in Miami with a lovely view of the sea and surrounding climes. Situated on top of The Mayfair at Coconut Grove, a bit south of downtown Miami, the rooftop and pool lounge is mainly for guests at the hotel and only open to the public for special events or cabana reservations. Decorated in a modern and Gaudí-inspired design, with nice furniture, lounge sofas and cosy fire-pits, the open-air and spacious terrace has an exclusive and relaxing feel. The rooftop bar serves fresh and fruity special cocktails.

Area:Miami Beach - South Beach
Rooftop bar Miami Boulan South Beach in Miami
18

Boulan South Beach

$$$$ 2000 Collins Ave
  • Highlights
  • 6th floor
  • Ocean views
  • Rooftop pool
  • Exclusive

Located a block from the ocean in the exclusive Collins Park neighborhood, Boulan South Beach hotel comes with a large and luxurious rooftop pool. The rooftop terrace offers sweeping panoramic views across Miami Beach and the Atlantic Ocean. Spacious and open-air, it's decorated in classic lounge style with comfortable sun loungers, luxurious cabanas, palm trees and a grass-covered sun deck. However, to enjoy refreshing cocktails by the pool you have to be a guest at the hotel or make reservations for one of the cabanas.

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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-grade: 9/10
Prime season: all year
Residents: 400 000
Climate: tropical monsoon
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Miami is located in the state of Florida and is one of America's biggest party-cities with Las Vegas, LA and New York. The city has a lot of influences from Latin America and a large part of the city’s 400 000 inhabitants descend from various Latin American country. Approximately 29 % of the population lives below the poverty line. This is in contrast to the city's fine and luxurious neighborhoods in the city center and the waterfront.