Rooftop bars Panama City

Complete guide to the 4 best rooftop bars in Panama City in 2020

Made by the world's leading experts on rooftop bars

So, which is the best rooftop bar in Panama City? Here you'll find the best rooftops with all info you need about each venue. Opening hours, clothing, photos, maps and much more. The large amount of skyscrapers and the warm climate helps to contribute to make Panama City a great rooftop city. Many of the places here have spectacular views over the ocean and city skyline. Most common from a hotel or rooftop restaurant. Scroll down and find the Panama City rooftop bar best suited for you.

Or use the Panama City rooftop map in the top right corner.

Last updated: March 18th, 2019
Area:Casco Viejo
Rooftop bar Panama City LAZOTEA Restaurant & Rooftop in Panama City
LAZOTEA Restaurant & Rooftop
$$$ Av Eloy Alfaro y Calle 11
  • Highlights
  • 4th floor
  • Great food & drinks
  • Skyline views
  • Lovely vibe
Vibrant and charming rooftop, offering a fine selection of three of the great things in life: food, drinks and music. Located on top of Hotel Casa Panama in Casco Viejo, the rooftop can also boast with truly fantastic ocean and city views. Modern, warm and stylish in decoration, Lazotea is a great spot for a gastronomic experience, great mixology and a nice ambience. Visit for a long and relaxing lunch in the sun, happy hour drinks to a beautiful sunset or a tasty dinner under the stars, complemented with live music performances.
Area:Casco Viejo
Rooftop bar Panama City Tantalo in Panama City
$$$ Calle 8 Este con Ave B
  • Highlights
  • 4th floor
  • Crafted cocktails
  • Great views
  • Live DJs
A popular rooftop bar in Panama City, located in the Casco Viejo area. Perched on top of the lovely Tantalo Boutique Hotel, with the full name being Tantalo Hotel - Kitchen - Roofbar. As you understand, this is a three-in-one venue, with Tantalo Roofbar up on the 4th floor being focused on serving well crafted cocktails and magical views over the Old Quarter’s, with the city skyline as a mighty backdrop. Open every night, the charming, trendy and urban chic rooftop bar is great for casual drinks at sunset at more vibrant open-air vibes towards night and weekends.
Area:Casco Viejo
Rooftop bar Panama City Gatto Blanco in Panama City
Gatto Blanco
$$$$ Casco viejo, Ave B Calle 8
  • Highlights
  • 3rd floor
  • Great atmosphere
  • Skyline views
  • Live DJs
Close to Panama City’s Cathedral, this rooftop is perched on top of the Gatto Blanco Party Hotel, which is the obvious place to stay if you want just footsteps to the rooftop action. Or you just settle for a visit at the terrace. Up here you get amazing views of the city skyline and over the district of Casca Viejo. Open daily, you can visit the rooftop for more relaxing cocktails in the sun, or come later at night when the terrace starts to deserve it's name as a Rooftop Club, with resident DJs keeping the party going into the wee hours.
Area:City Center
Rooftop bar Panama City Bits in Panama City
$$$$ Ave Balboa con Multicentro
  • Highlights
  • 62nd floor
  • Highest in Latin America
  • 360-view
  • Nightclub
BITS stands for 'Bar In The Sky', and it is really what you get here. Up on the 62nd floor of the luxurious Hard Rock Hotel in central Panama City you will find the highest located nightclub in all of Latin America. Through the glass covers you get an absolutely stunning 360-degree view of the entire Panama City and its surroundings. Add a vibrant atmosphere, exquisite cocktails, chic and stylish lounge furniture and you see that BITS is the perfect rooftop bar in Panama City to take your nightlife to the next level.

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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 bar Panama City

Rooftop-grade: 7/10
Prime season: all year
Residents: 1,4 millions
Climate: tropic

Which are the best rooftops in Panama City? This complete guide will help you find the best rooftop bars in Panama City. The climate in Panama City is tropical and warm all year round, which contributes to the rooftop bars in Panama City can stay open all year round.

The rooftops in Panama City that are available is often centrally located or in the slightly finer neighborhoods. This means that most of them have a very high standard.

The city center comprises of towering skyscrapers that wets out towards the Pacific. A typical rooftop bar Panama City has to offer is located on a high altitude with sweeping city and ocean views.

About Panama City

Panama City is Panama's capital city. The city is situated where the Panama Canal meets the Pacific Ocean, which gives a very nice enviroment with water and green nature.