Miami Rooftop bars are the ultimate spots to spend an evening sipping cold cocktails and soaking up spectacular views. There are plenty of luxurious and cozy rooftop bars located downtown or on South Beach offering terraces with magical skyline and ocean vistas to choose from.
Here are some of the very best rooftop bars in Miami for amazing cocktails.
Miami Rooftop Bars with Spectaular City Views
Sugar at East, Miami Hotel
This swanky rooftop bar located downtown’s Brickell City Centre has magical views of Miami skyscrapers and skyline. Perched on top of the 40th floor of the EAST, Miami Hotel, Sugar is set in a lush garden hideaway located high above the Magic City. A curated mix of local and international DJs create a fun and laid-back atmosphere to enjoy their Asian inspired signature cocktails.
Sesame Sling at Sugar
Tanqueray Gin , Mango, Key Lime, Hibiscus and garnished with Sesame seeds
788 Brickell Plaza, Miami (the rooftop at EAST, Miami Hotel), sugar-miami.com, @EASTMiami
Pawn Broker at Langford Hotel
This stylish and award-winning rooftop bar atop the elegant landmark Langford Hotel offers panoramic views of Miami’s towering financial district. Watch the sun set from the Pawn Broker’s cozy terrace, while sipping Prohibition-inspired cocktails.
Giggle Water cocktail
Martin Miller’s Westbourne Strength gin, housemade champagne syrup, Fever Tree’s Indian tonic water, and –as the soapy bubbles, molecular-generated lavender foam in a tub. This whimsical vessel references when folks made gin in their bathtubs during the Prohibition Era.
121 SE 1st St., Downtown Miami, (on top of the The Langford Hotel), pawnbrokermiami.com, @pawnbrokermiami
Terrace Bar Lounge at Area 31
The Terrace Bar shares breathtaking vistas of Downtown Miami with the Area 31 restaurant, both located on the 16th floor of the beautiful Kimpton EPIC Hotel. Relax on the patio of this elevated hangout on lush couches or under umbrella-covered tables, while enjoying cocktails and beats.
Epic Sunset cocktail
Epic Sunset Belvedere Orange, Grand Marnier, Campari and Passion Fruit
270 Biscayne Blvd Way, Miami (in the Kimpton EPIC Hotel), area31restaurant.com, @Area31Miami
Rooftop at E11even Nightclub
Downtown Miami’s all-inclusive nightlife destination, E11even, is located in the heart of the booming Arts & Entertainment District. The 4,700 square-foot rooftop is one of Miami’s hottest open-air night club spots for live music and drinks.
Belvedere Vodka, Kahlua, and Espresso
15 NE 11th Street, Miami, 11miamirooftop.com, @11MiamiRooftop
Miami Rooftops With South Beach Vies
Watr at 1 Hotel
On this rooftop bar in South Beach you’ll find stunning ocean views as well as a magnificent swimming pool surrounded by white cabanas. Atop of the 1 Hotel South Beach, Watr has a Zen-like atmosphere, and serves cocktails and cuisine inspired by the islands of Polynesia and Japan.
Rinse Off cocktail
Ketel One, Green Grapes, Shiso Leaf, Lime, Agave Nectar, Soda Water.
2341 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach (the rooftop at 1 Hotel), 1hotels.com/South-Beach, @the1rooftop
The Cape at Townhouse Hotel
The cozy rooftop bar on the fifth floor of the Townhouse, is a beach bungalow inspired oasis with panoramic views of South Beach, complete with a replica of Key Biscayne’s Cape Florida Lighthouse. Behind the bar is The Cape’s passionate head bartender, Steven Sollas, serving up the most excellent cocktails, curated by Brian Griffiths of Broken Shaker fame.
Pancho and Lefty cocktail
Jalapeno Tequila, jicama juice, avocado agave, and lime juice.
150 20th St, Miami Beach, FL (at Townhouse Hotel), sbe.com/nightlife/the-cape, @thecapemiami
Rooftop Garden Bar at Juvia
Juvia Miami, a gorgeous rooftop garden restaurant and bar on top of a designer parking garage on South Beach’s famous Lincoln Road. Enjoy views of the city and the beach alike, while sipping specialty cocktails created by beverage director Zarko Stankovik.
Avion Juvia Barrel tequila (especially distilled for Juvia Miami), St. Germain, rose syrup, orange bitters, and Angostura bitters; garnished with a branded orange twist.
1111 Lincoln Rd., Miami Beach, FL (South Beach), juviamiami.com, @JuviaMiami