Rooftop bars Orlando

Complete guide to the 8 best rooftop bars in Orlando [2020 update]

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Made by the world's leading experts on rooftop bars

Last updated: March 31st, 2020

The perfect way to relax in between all the family-fun theme parks and the golf? Catch some breeze at an Orlando rooftop bar. While the Orlando skyline is not as impressive as other major US cities, there are some great venues to enjoy elevated food, drinks & vibes. The typical rooftop bar Orlando is found a couple of floors up in the Downtown area, but there are also some lovely terraces around the theme parks. This complete guide will help you find just what you are looking for, packed with all info you need about each rooftop: opening hours, dress codes, photos, maps and much more. Which is the best rooftop bar Orlando? Just scroll down and find the Orlando rooftop bar best suited for you.

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Area:Amway Center
Rooftop One80 Skytop Lounge Rooftop bar in Orlando
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One80 Skytop Lounge

$$$$ 400 W Church St
  • Highlights
  • 6th floor
  • Nightclub
  • Skyline views
  • Trendy

A very luxurious and stylish Orlando rooftop bar. Nestled below the spire of the Amway Center in downtown Orlando, the décor of the quite spacious roof terrace is neat and stylish, with a large number of lounge sofas and a very cool and futuristic bar. Both indoor and outdoor lounge, the ambience at One80 Skytop Lounge is towards nightclub, but still with classy and pretty chill vibes. And amazing views! 180 Skytop Lounge, has a superb skyline view over downtown Orlando.

Area:Universal Orlando
Rooftop Bar 17 Bistro Rooftop bar in Orlando
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Bar 17 Bistro

$$$ 6725 Adventure Way
  • Highlights
  • 17th floor
  • Universal views
  • Modern & stylish
  • Bao Buns

Among the family-fun of Universal Orlando you find Bar 17 Bistro, a stylish and relaxing rooftop lounge retreat for great views, food and drinks. The bright and modern terrace is set on top of Universal's Aventura Hotel, offering spectacular views over the theme parks, all the way to the Orlando skyline. Open nightly, here you can enjoy friendly service and relaxing lounge vibes, while sipping custom-crafted cocktails and munching Signature Bao Buns.

Area: Lake Ivanhoe
Rooftop M Lounge Rooftop bar in Orlando
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M Lounge

$$$ 2000 N Orange Ave
  • Highlights
  • 3rd floor
  • Upscale
  • Acoustic music
  • Weekend brunch

Located in the Lake Ivanhoe District, just north of downtown Orlando, the M Lounge is an upscale rooftop bar and lounge, perfect for your nightly dose of fine drinks and views. Elegant and playful at the same time, the rooftop offers a relaxing and intimate setting, complemented with acoustic music and lovely views over the Orlando skyline. From the circular outdoor rooftop bar you can order crafted signature cocktails, or choose something from the large menu of wine and beer.

Area:Downtown
Rooftop Latitudes Rooftop bar in Orlando
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Latitudes

$$$ 33 W Church St
  • Highlights
  • 3rd floor
  • Tiki bar
  • Nightlife complex
  • Good vibes

Latitudes Rooftop Tiki Bar is perched on the third floor of the nightlife complex Church Street Bars. Here you find the classic Orlando fun-time spot Chillers on the ground floor, Cahoots with retro & modern arcade games on second, and up top is Latitudes, Orlando's largest rooftop bar. Located in downtown, the spacious and wooden-decked terrace offers cool views among the downtown buildings, a Tiki-theme beach vibe, fun vibes and a fantastic happy hour with 3 for 1 deal on drinks.

Area:Downtown
Rooftop Hanson's Shoe Repair Rooftop bar in Orlando
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Hanson's Shoe Repair

$$$ 27 E Pine St
  • Highlights
  • 3rd floor
  • Speakeasy bar
  • Handcrafted cocktails
  • Live music

A small and charming Orlando rooftop bar, located in the downtown Hanson Building. This is one of the city's oldest houses, where you find Bauhaus Bar on the ground floor and Hanson's Shoe Repair up on the rooftop. Truly a 'hidden gem', as it is a speakeasy bar, and to get in you need a password. Once inside you find a cosy bar that in many ways take you back a century, along with a lovely little rooftop patio. Enjoy fantastic cocktails, live music and a unique experience.

Area:Downtown
Rooftop Celine Orlando Rooftop bar in Orlando
6

Celine Orlando

$$$ 22 S Magnolia Ave
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • Premier entertainment venue
  • Live DJs
  • Great vibes

Located in the heart of Downtown Orlando, Celine is a premier entertainment venue, hosting everything from live music shows and weekly parties, to corporate rentals and private events. Divided into several different areas, the crown jewel is the second floor Rooftop Lounge. Lush and urban-chic, the rooftop terrace is a go-to spot for vibrant and open-air Orlando fun, with live DJs keeping the atmosphere going all night long.

Area:Downtown
Rooftop Aero Rooftop Bar & Lounge Rooftop bar in Orlando
7

Aero Rooftop Bar & Lounge

$$$ 60 N Orange Ave
  • Highlights
  • 2nd floor
  • Nightclub
  • Live DJs

A highly popular nightclub and rooftop bar in downtown Orlando. Open during the later evenings towards the weekend, this roof terrace a lot about high vibes and less about a soft roof bar. This upstairs venue is the place to visit for cool views of the glittering downtown Orlando skyline, live DJs playing commercial tunes with house twist, neon lasers, signature cocktails and a large crowd creating a great party atmosphere. For a VIP night, there are private cabanas to rent.

Area:Walt Disney World Resort
Rooftop Capa at Four Seasons Orlando Rooftop bar in Orlando
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Capa at Four Seasons Orlando

$$$$ 10100 Dream Tree Blvd
  • Highlights
  • 17th floor
  • Signature cocktails
  • Steakhouse
  • Live music

Rooftop bar and restaurant perched on the 17th floor of the luxurious hotel Four Seasons at the Walt Disney World Resort. So not your downtown destination or skyline views, but instead fantastic vistas over the surroundings and the perfect spot to catch the nightly fireworks displays. In the restaurant you can enjoy fantastic meat options, but also fresh Florida seafood and Spanish-influenced tapas. Or head over to the rooftop lounge and choose from crafted mixologist cocktails or any of the more than 50 Spanish wines.

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Rooftop bar Orlando

Rooftop-grade: 6/10
Prime season: All year
Residents: 300 000
Climate: Humid subtropical

Which are the best rooftops in Orlando? This complete guide will help you find the best rooftop bars in Orlando. The climate here is a humid subtropical, like almost all of Florida. The climate and the 19 skyscrapers of the city makes it an OK rooftop city.

There’re not super many Orlando rooftop bars. But some of them have nice views and with a good party atmosphere.

Unlike many other terrace bars in other cities, where it's most common to be located at hotels, most of the rooftop bars in Orlando are located at restaurants. This means that the dress code is a little bit more relaxed and casual then the regular case of rooftop bars. More info about Orlando can be found here.

About Orlando

Orlando is a city in the state of Florida with around 270 000 inhabitants, making it the 74th largest city in US. Orlando is one of the most visited tourist destinations. Walt Disney World and universal Studios are two big reasons for this. And it’s no secret that Orlando is named “The theme park capital of the world”, with over 62 million visitors every year.