Brisbane's Best Rooftop Bars

Brisbane's growing collection of fabulous rooftop bars make an unbeatable setting for drinks on sultry summer nights. Each with their own bird's eye urban view and unique personality, here are 10 of Brisbane's best:

Cielo Rooftop

Bringing chic Italian coastal vibes, fabulous cocktails and sweeping views to Fortitude Valley from its perch above an historic building facade on Brunswick St.... more

MAYA Mexican Restaurant & Bar

Brisbane's ultimate view outside of Mt Coot-tha's summit can be had from this stunning Mexican wraparound bar with stylish cabanas, cocktail bar and lounge, open for lunch, sunset cocktails, dinner and ...more

Eagles Nest

Perched upon the top of an apartment hotel in Kangaroo Point, this exclusive bar only opens to the public on Friday and Sunday afternoons from 3pm, making the perfect weekend bookender...more

Elixir

Atop the notorious Valley building which was regularly raided by police during the Fitzgerald enquiry days is this intimate semi-topical oasis, featuring day beds and a top shelf drinks line-up...more

Dandys Rooftop Bar

The spacious rooftop of South Brisbane’s historic Fox Hotel is home to this quirky and colourful retro terrace bar themed on a 1970s tennis club and with cocktails named after the world’s tennis greats...more

Sixteen Antlers

Overlooking the Brisbane City Hall is this secret rooftop bar atop the Pullman Hotel, the perfect place for post-work drinks and delicious eats or to pop in on a Saturday/Sunday evening... more

The Terrace

South Bank's first rooftop bar is also Brisbane's most luxurious, with stunning retractable rooftop, fur-covered stools, white onyx bar, top shelf drinks and views forever....more

Fitz & Potts

A northside Brisbane village is home to the funkiest rooftop bar in town - an unpretentious retro drinking hole sitting atop a character building and it's dog-friendly....more

Fiume Bar

Howard Smith Wharves' stunning rooftop bar sits perched atop The Fantauzzo Art Series Hotel and under the Story Bridge, making for one of Brisbane's absolute prime spots to enjoy a drink and some delicious bar food ... more

Dirty Sultan

Dirty Sultan is a splendid Turkish-inspired rooftop bar atop The Constance in Fortitude Valley, featuring day beds, exotic cocktails and delicious Middle Eastern mezze... more

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