Complete guide

Rooftop Bars Savannah

2024 update
United States Flag
Country United States
Currency US Dollar
Best time to visit March - October
Rooftop grade 7/10
Rooftop Bar Savannah
Courtesy of Bar Julian

Savannah Rooftop Guide

Updated:September 2, 2023

Savannah, the oldest city in the state of Georgia, filled with cobblestone streets, parks and historic buildings. To get a new perspective over the charming surroundings (and a drink), the best option is to head up to one of the many great rooftop bars Savannah.

In this full listing you will find all the info you need about every rooftop bar Savannah worth a visit. Opening hours, dress code, pictures, maps and much more. From trendy rooftop lounges with city views, to charming terraces with panoramic vistas over the river. So, which is the best rooftop bar Savannah? Just scroll down and find the Savannah rooftop bar best suited for you.

The list

12 best rooftop bars in Savannah

Rooftop bar Savannah The Lost Square

The Lost Square

$$$ | 6th floor | Historic District - North
  • Highlights
  • Panoramic views
  • Crafted cocktails
  • Rooftop igloos

Perched on top of the modern Alida Hotel you find The Lost Square, a refined rooftop bar Savannah, offering a top class elevated experience. Located on the city’s famed Riverfront, the rustic-chic, spacious and comfy terrace is surrounded with panoramic views over the river and the city skyline. Focusing on an inovative cocktail program, the rooftop bar serves crafted drinks inspired by Savannah’s rum-running history, along with a fine selection of shareable plates. Classy yet casual in atmosphere, with some very cozy rooftop igloo's for a unique winter experience.

Rooftop bar Savannah Bar Julian

Bar Julian

$$$ | 13th floor | Hitch Village
  • Highlights
  • Tallest
  • Amazing views
  • Southern Italy-inspired

Perched on the 13th floor, high above it all, Bar Julian is Savannah's tallest rooftop. With such heights comes great views, and the panoramics from the top floor of Thompson Savannah stretches over the riverfront and skyline. Inspired by southern Italy, spiced up with southern Georgia flavours, the rooftop bar offers a Mediterranean-inspired menu, including both snacks and pizza, as well as handcrafted cocktails and a nice selection of beers and wine. Comfy and familiar, yet unique, the rooftop is open daily from lunch/brunch to late evening.

Rooftop bar Savannah Myrtle & Rose Rooftop Garden

Myrtle & Rose Rooftop Garden

$$$ | 3rd floor | Historic District - North
  • Highlights
  • Amazing views
  • Botanical cocktails
  • Rooftop brunch

One of the more elevated restaurants and lounges at the vibrant Plant Riverside District is the lovely and lush Myrtle & Rose Rooftop Garden. Named after the symbols of femininity, love and romance, the terrace comes with a setting and atmosphere that is both romantic and sexy. Here you can enjoy a selection of handcrafted shareable bites, along with some fantastic and botanically inspired cocktails, along with amazing views over Savannah and the river. Great venue for a date night, some fine drinks with friends or a Sunday rooftop brunch.

Rooftop bar Savannah Peregrin


$$$ | 6th floor | Historic District - North
  • Highlights
  • Amazing views
  • Playful yet luxurious
  • Rooftop pool

Perched on top of the Perry Lane Hotel in the heart of Savannah, the all-weather, spacious and open-air Pelegrin rooftop bar offers amazing views over Savannah in a playful yet luxurious setting. Among tropical plants, colorful walls and comfy loungers, or next to the year-round rooftop pool, you can indulge in premium signature cocktails, a curated wine list and fresh locally inspired bar dishes. Filled with a modern and sophisticated, yet relaxing and vibrant atmosphere, Peregrin is a popular rooftop bar, especially during the weekends.

Rooftop bar Savannah Top Deck Savannah

Top Deck Savannah

$$$ | 6th floor | Historic District - North
  • Highlights
  • River views
  • Chill-out atmosphere

Top Deck holds a prime location on top of the The Cotton Sail Hotel in the heart of Historic Downtown Savannah. The wooden decked terrace wraps around the rooftop, and pretty much every seat offers fantastic views over Savannah River. The Top Bar menu includes craft signature cocktails, draft beers and wine, as well as a large selection of whiskey and scotch, and a quality food menu. Open daily, the rooftop comes with a chill out atmosphere, great for anything from sunny drinks to beautiful sunset sessions.

Rooftop bar Savannah The Grove

The Grove

$$$ | 3rd floor | Historic District - North
  • Highlights
  • City Market
  • Restaurant & bar
  • Bright & stylish

Found in the heart of Savannah’s bustling City Market, The Grove is a sophisticated casual restaurant and rooftop bar, offering several floors of enjoyment. From street level up to the charming 3rd floor rooftop, where indoor seating is mixed with comfy lounge sofas on the open-air terrace, surrounded with panoramic views over City Market and beyond. In a a trendy yet relaxing atmosphere you can enjoy Southern comfort food, complemented with housemade signature cocktails and a large array of craft beer.

Rooftop bar Savannah Perch


$$$$ | 2nd floor | Victorian District - West
  • Highlights
  • Forsyth Park
  • Crafted cocktails
  • Natural & stylish

Nestled amongst the oak trees on top of the fine dining restaurant Local 11ten, Perch is a natural and stylish Savannah rooftop cocktail bar. Equipped with comfy loungers and plenty of raw materials, the terrace aims to create a setting in harmony with its natural surroundings, highlighted by soothing views over the historic part of Savannah. Open weather permitting, seven days a week in summer and weekends winter, here you can indulge in a menu full of crafted signature cocktails, fine wines and bottled beer, as well as small plates and charcuterie boards.

Rooftop bar Savannah Electric Moon Skytop Lounge + Moon Deck

Electric Moon Skytop Lounge + Moon Deck

$$$ | 4th floor | Historic District - North
  • Highlights
  • Adult playground
  • High energy atmosphere
  • Amazing views

One of the more vibrant spots in the Plant Riverside District, and in Savannah, is the dual and high-energy Electric Moon Skytop Lounge + Moon Deck. Equipped with two open-air terraces, here you get panoramic views over both the Savannah River and the city. With an atmosphere close to a night club, this is truly an adult playground. You can can nibble tacos and bao buns while sipping signature cocktails and enjoying the views at the Skytop Lounge, and then head down the slide to the Moon Deck and play some lawn games.

Rooftop bar Savannah Rocks on the Roof

Rocks on the Roof

$$$ | 9th floor | Historic District - North
  • Highlights
  • River views
  • Maritime charm
  • Live entertainment

For prime views over the Savannah River, head up to the Rocks on the Roof, found on top of The Bohemian Hotel Savannah Riverfront. Mixing indoor seating with a lovely open-air terrace, the rooftop comes dressed with a maritime charm, surrounded with panoramic views over the historic district, Talmadge Bridge and all the action on the river. The rooftop bar serves handcrafted signature cocktails as well as tapas-style dishes from a globally inspired menu, along with regular live entertainment, from DJs to acoustic acts.

Rooftop bar Savannah The Rooftop at Drayton Hotel

The Rooftop at Drayton Hotel

$$$ | 9th floor | Historic District - North
  • Highlights
  • Panoramic views
  • New & stylish
  • Sunset cocktails

Situated in the center of Savannah’s Historic District, The Drayton Hotel reinvents one of Savannah’s oldest buildings, dating from the 1890s. And it does so including an amazing rooftop bar. Perched on top of the hotel, the terrace offers unobstructed panoramic views of City Hall and the Savannah River. Equipped with modern and charming bistro-style furniture and umbrellas, this is one of the city's new and prime spots for elevated small plates and an afternoon cocktail or a scenic evening drink while admiring the stunning sunset.

Rooftop bar Savannah The Fitzroy

The Fitzroy

$$$ | 4th floor | Historic District - North
  • Highlights
  • Gastropub
  • Charming terrace
  • Australian-inspired

Occupying one of Savannahs most beautiful historic buildings, The Fitzroy is a modern and multi-level restaurant and bar, mixing the elegant with the friendly. Here you find a stylish and chic interior dining room, but when the Savannah sun is out, the place to go is the open-air Fitzroy rooftop. Styled after the many popular pubs in Melbourne, Fitzroy offers a menu filled with Australian inspired elevated pub food, crafted signature cocktails, plenty of craft brews and a nice selection of wines.

Rooftop bar Savannah Churchill's


$$ | 2nd floor | Historic District - North
  • Highlights
  • British
  • Comfy yet classy
  • Live music & sports

Found in the heart of Savannah’s historic district, Churchill’s offer three floors of British vibes, mixed with local spices. From the basement Winston’s wine cellar, through the street level pub, and up to the open-air rooftop terrace. With a rustic, charming and garden-like style, Churchill’s serve a menu filled with traditional British dishes, mixed with local culinary heritage and ingredients. Complementing the food is an impressive selection of both craft beers and wine, as well as a great set of seasonal signature cocktails.

Rikard Fredricson
Rikard Fredricson

Rikard has spent the last 10 years exploring, enjoying, researching and working with rooftop venues. During these years he has visited more than 700 rooftops across the globe. The experience he has gained is used to create helpful, in-depth and accessible content, and to share his knowledge and rooftop expertise with fellow rooftop-lovers.

Savannah Rooftop Map
You may also like
10 best rooftop bars for a beautiful sunset
10 best rooftop bars for a beautiful sunset
7 proven tips for the ultimate rooftop experience
7 proven tips for the ultimate rooftop experience
Rooftop Pools in the world
Swim at the best rooftop pools in the world
Amazing hotels with rooftop bar
9 amazing hotels with rooftop bar
Rooftop bars New York
Complete guide
35 best rooftop bars New York
Rooftop bars Los Angeles
Complete guide
30 best rooftop bars Los Angeles
Rooftop bars Las Vegas
Complete guide
14 best rooftop bars Las Vegas
Rooftop bars Austin
Complete guide
12 best rooftop bars Austin
Timeless watches for timeless views
City info

Rooftop bar Savannah

Rooftop-grade: 7/10

Prime season: March-Oct

Which is the best rooftop bar Savannah? This complete guide will help you find the all the top rooftop bars in Savannah. The oldest city in the state of Georgia might not have an iconic skyline, but there is still a wide range of fantastic and elevated venues to drink and dine.

Most of the Savannah rooftop bars can be found in the historic downtown district, and many along the riverfront, offering panoramic views over both the city and the Savannah River. The Savannah climate is pretty pleasant year-round, and while some rooftops close during the short winter, the rooftop season is long, usually from March to end of October.

About Savannah

Savannah is a coastal city in the state of Georgia city, separated from South Carolina by the Savannah River. Filled with cobblestone streets, parks and historic buildings, the Savannah Historic District attracts millions of visitors every year.