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Rooftop Bars Munich

2024 update
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Best time to visit May - September
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Rooftop Bar Munich
Courtesy of Mahjong Roof Garden

Munich Rooftop Guide

Updated:February 21, 2024

Here you'll find the best rooftop bar Munich, packed with all info you need about each venue: opening hours, dress code, locations, photos and much more.

With a great rooftop climate for more then 7 months a year, Munich is a fantastic spot to mix elevated drinks and bites with some smashing views. The best Munich rooftop bars range from stylish sky lounges to very relaxed, bohemian and charming rooftop terraces. But which is the best rooftop bar München? Just scroll down and find the Munich rooftop bar best suited for you.

The list

15 best rooftop bars in Munich

Rooftop bar München Mahjong Roof Garden in Munich

Mahjong Roof Garden

$$$$ | 7th floor | Altstadt
  • Highlights
  • Summer hot-spot
  • 360° view
  • Elegant

Perched on top of Mandarin Oriental Munich in the heart of the old town, Mahjong Roof Garden is a beautiful venue to experience a taste of the high life. The elegant rooftop blends chic Asian touches with a Mediterranean vibe, featuring a champagne bar, a lounge area and a rooftop infinity pool, all surrounded with a stunning 360° views over Munich. Open during the warmer months, the rooftop bar serves a taste of Amazonian cuisine, as well as creative signature cocktails.

Rooftop bar München Absolutely Upside East in Munich

Absolutely Upside East

$$$$ | 10th floor | München Ost
  • Highlights
  • Exclusive
  • Panoramic view
  • Cosmopolitan

Found on the top floor of Medienbrücke München, Absolutely Upside East is the city's premium location for sky-high, cosmopolitan and exclusive experiences. Floating seemingly weightless, 45 meters high, the rooftop is set over two levels, blending a stylish and panoramic interior with a spacious and urban outside terrace. All surrounded with amazing views, stretching over Munich all the way to the Alps. This is the optimal setting for an unforgettable event.

Rooftop bar München M'Uniqo Rooftop Bar in Munich

M'Uniqo Rooftop Bar

$$$$ | 12-13th floor | Schwabinger Tor
  • Highlights
  • 360° view
  • Creative cocktails
  • Elegant & trendy

On top of the Andaz Munich, right by Schwabinger Tor, you find Munich's highest bar and rooftop terrace: M'Uniqo Rooftop Bar. Set over two levels, this elegant and trendy rooftop bar Munich offers some amazing 360-views over the skyline, Olympiapark and the Alps. Working as both as a contemporary restaurant and bar, here you can enjoy a Mediterranean inspired menu of tasty bites, along with a wide range of creative signature mixology drinks, classic cocktails, wine, beer, and a variety of spritz drinks.

Rooftop bar München MH5 Roof Bar in Munich

MH5 Roof Bar

$$$ | 6-7th floor | Ostbahnhof
  • Highlights
  • Event venue
  • Amazing views
  • Rooftop pool

MH5 Roof is an amazing rooftop event venue, found at the urban, creative and vibrant Werksviertel district, located in east Munich. The venue includes a panoramic bar on the 6th floor, a spacious room on the 5th floor with stunning views of the city, and a two-story rooftop terrace featuring a refreshing pool, creating a unique and unforgettable experience. The rooftop is home to renowned international DJs once a month for an unforgettable electronic music experience, and they also host a monthly hip-hop event that is not to be missed.

Rooftop bar München Fitzroy Munich in Munich

Fitzroy Munich

$$$ | 14-15th floor | Ostbahnhof
  • Highlights
  • Modern Australian
  • 360° view
  • Kitchen & Bar

Found at the spectacular WERK4 high-rise building, Fitzroy Munich brings a large slice of Australian flavours and flair to Munich. Set over two levels, here you find a stylish and modern 14th floor interior kitchen & bar, offering a fantatsic 360-degree view over the city to the Alps through the panoramic windows. One floor above, the lush and urban rooftop terrace lets you enjoy the vistas alfresco-style. Open from noon to late night, the rooftop is a great spot for a casual fine-dining lunch and dinner, or some drinks, snack, fun times and views with friends at the bar.

Rooftop bar München Frau im Mond Rooftop in Munich

Frau im Mond Rooftop

$$$ | 5th floor | Museumsinsel
  • Highlights
  • Full day experience
  • Unique views
  • Spacious terrace

Located on the top floor of the prestigious Deutsches Museum, Frau im Mond Rooftop is a spacious and stylish rooftop restaurant and bar, offering an elevated full day experience. Open to all, museum ticket or not, the rooftop mixes an airy interior lounge with a 600 square meters outdoor terrace, where you get a unique view over 3 bridges and Isar river. Usually open from early morning to late night, the rooftop offers everything from breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner, to sundowners with DJs and a great atmosphere.

Rooftop bar München Blue Spa Rooftop Terrace at Hotel Bayerischer Hof in Munich
  • Highlights
  • Healthy & cool
  • 360° view
  • Rooftop pool

The stunning Blue Spa Terrace and Rooftop Lounge rooftop bar is located on top of one of Munich's most exclusive hotels, the Bayerischer Hof. Not just a rooftop bar, but also a rooftop spa, so you can either visit to mix pool and sauna with drinks and bites, or you just visit the bar. From the 7th floor terrace you get a magnificent 360-degree view of the entire city. Open daily from morning, Blue Spa Rooftop is a great spot for some luxurios and relaxing cocktails and bites in the sun, or for cool Polar Bar visits in winter.

Rooftop bar München Ruby Rosi Hotel & Bar in Munich

Ruby Rosi Hotel & Bar

$$$ | 5th floor | Ludwigsvorstadt
  • Highlights
  • Fairytale-inspired
  • Modern
  • Green oasis

Opened during 2022, Ruby Rosi Hotel Munich is inspired by Bavarian folklore and fairytales, and the hotel offers a little escape from reality all around, including at the top floors bar and terrace. The stylish interior 24-Hour Bar on the 4th floor comes filled with and array of comfy spots, where you can enjoy breakfast, work, catch a band, or unwind with a skilfully shaken cocktail. When the weather allows, the 5th floor Rooftop Garden & Bar offers a green and pretty oasis, perfect to while away an afternoon or evening with friends.

Rooftop bar München Cloud One Bar at Motel One in Munich

Cloud One Bar at Motel One

$$$ | 12th floor | Parkstadt Schwabing
  • Highlights
  • Large Gin-menu
  • Panoramic views
  • Stylish yet relaxed

The sky lounge and terrace on top of Motel One München-Parkstadt Schwabing offers some amazing and panoramic views over the Munich skyline. Beautiful both at sunset and at night, when the city lights sparkle. With a trendy and modern decoration, Cloud One Bar comes with a mix of comfy lounge chairs, sofas and bar tables. The rooftop bar offers a nice selection of drinks, from beers to a very impressive Gin-menu. So if you are looking for Gin & Tonics with a view, this is the rooftop bar Munich to visit.

Rooftop bar München The Flushing Meadows Hotel & Bar in Munich

The Flushing Meadows Hotel & Bar

$$$ | 5th floor | Glockenbach District
  • Highlights
  • Crafted cocktails
  • Hip & Trendy

The Flushing Meadows is both a cool boutique hotel and an urban and trendy rooftop bar, offering a sweet view over the Glockenbach surroundings, and on a good day you might even catch the alps in the horizon. Quite a small venue, both the inside lounge and the outdoor terrace, but in return the atmosphere is much larger. Hip and trendy but also relaxed and friendly, here you can enjoy creative and well-made cocktails along with a nice selection of bites.

Rooftop bar München Transit Rooftop & Bar in Munich

Transit Rooftop & Bar

$$ | 2nd floor | Ostbahnhof
  • Highlights
  • Container rooftop
  • Chill, hip & casual
  • Events

Located at the vibrant Werksviertel-Mitte district near the Ostbahnhof, Transit Rooftop & Bar is part of the Container Collective, and suitably it is a rooftop bar on top of an old shipping container. A chill, hip and casual rooftop, bar, urban beergarden and club, and even though the creative terrace is only situated one floor above ground, what it lacks in views, it makes up for in atmosphere. Open during the warmer months, Transit invites you to enjoy many highlights such as street food festivals, electronic dance events, after-work events and relaxed evenings in the bar.

Rooftop bar München Hotel Deutsche Eiche Rooftop in Munich

Hotel Deutsche Eiche Rooftop

$$ | 5th floor | Ludwigsvorstadt
  • Highlights
  • Relaxing
  • Panoramic views
  • Refreshing beverages

On top of the Hotel Deutsche Eiche you find a 80m2 weatherproof rooftop terrace, perfect for relaxing drinks with a view. Dressed with classic high-top tables and retractable awnings, the true star up at the terrace is the view. Here you get amazing vistas over the Old Town and all the well-known sights, and panoramics of the Alp. In a comfy and friendly atmosphere, the rooftop bar offers a wide variety of refreshing beverages, including Prosecco cocktails, brews, wine, champagne and non-alcoholic options.

Rooftop bar München HiT Bar in Munich

HiT Bar

$$$ | 5th floor | Altstadt
  • Highlights
  • Hidden gem
  • High quality
  • Charming terraqce

Haus im Tal is a young hotel in the heart of Munich, housing a hidden and trendy rooftop bar. Called HiT Bar, the intimate rooftop is a stylish space with both interior lounge and a lush and charming outdoor terrace, nestled among the surrounding buildings. The rooftop bar serves natural wine, only the best spirits and fillers, as well as simple but high-quality regional dishes, in a pleasant, all-are-welcome atmosphere, where travellers meet locals.

Rooftop bar München DECK 21 Rooftop Bar in Munich

DECK 21 Rooftop Bar

$$ | 3rd floor | Olympiapark
  • Highlights
  • Summerish terrace
  • Olympic Park views
  • Laid-back

Located on the Coubertin roof terrace in the heart of the Olympic Park, DECK 21 Rooftop Bar is a laid-back and relaxing venue for cool drinks with a view, far away from the hustle and bustle of the city. With the byline 'better days on the olympic rooftop', the summerish terrace comes with large sunshades, dining tables and bar spots, all overlooking the historic venues of the 1972 Olympic Games. The rooftop menu is simple but refreshing, including spritz, classic cocktails, wines, beers and non-alcoholic options, as well as tasty bar bites.

Rooftop bar München The Louis Roof Terrace in Munich

The Louis Roof Terrace

$$$$ | 3rd floor | Altstadt
  • Highlights
  • Cosy & charming
  • Grill

Located at the Louis Hotel, right in the heart of old town Munich, the modern steakhouse The Louis Grillroom offers great food in a trendy setting. Indoors year round, but during summer also at the unique The Louis Roof Terrace. The lush 3rd floor rooftop and terrace feels quite a lot like your neighborhood private terrace, with charming furniture and a cute bar. Open during evenings (in good weather) from May to September, here you can enjoy cool drinks and seasonal creations from the grill, served in a relaxed atmosphere.

Hans Ebenman
Hans Ebenman

Hans has visited over 500 rooftop bars, 200 rooftop pools and 300 rooftop restaurants since 2015. This vast experience has made Hans a true rooftop expert, and one of the most knowledgeable in the field. Today, numerous of travel magazines, bloggers and media websites contact Hans to get his expertise on rooftops.

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City info

Rooftop bar Munich

Rooftop-grade: 7/10

Prime season: May-Sept

Residents: 2,5 millions

Climate: continental

Which are the best rooftops in Munich? In Munich you will find a lot of wonderful rooftop bars to enjoy. The rooftop bars in Munich are often cozy and with good food and drinks.

As Munich is a relatively expensive city, you can expect some luxurious and elevated venues where it is easy to spend quite some money. But there is also a bunch of much more wallet-friendly terraces.

About Munich

The capital of Bayern and with its 2.5 million inhabitants Germany's third largest city. Munich is a very popular destination that attracts crowds of tourists every year. Especially during September and October when the annual beer festival takes place in the city. People from all over the world visit the city and bowls, sings and party in true October fest spirit. In the city there are lots of attractions with the Olympic Park and its TV Tower as one of the best known. The city is also an important industrial city where most German corporations have their headquarters. Inter alia Siemens, BMW, Man AG and others.