Experience the sun-kissed, coastal ambiance of Greater Fort Lauderdale from new heights. Whether it’s a romantic date night, a chill happy hour, or a post-beach refresh, there are plenty of rooftop venues to choose from. Sit back, and soak in panoramic views while sipping signature cocktails at some of Greater Fort Lauderdale's most captivating rooftops.
Rooftop @1WL0Back to Top of List
Rooftop @1WL0 was one of the first rooftops to grace downtown, Fort Lauderdale. This elevated garden escape overlooks the New River and Las Olas Boulevard. With its lush foliage, ever-changing cocktail menu, and lively entertainment, this hotspot is not to be missed. Drop by during Sip Set Happy Hour, available from Wednesdays to Saturdays, and take advantage of the $7 spirits, $10 craft cocktails (try the Garden Party), and $8 nibbles like buffalo chicken empanadas and patatas bravas. Sundays are reserved for the indulgent "Any Given Sunday" brunch, featuring bottomless bubbles.
SparrowBack to Top of List
For a panoramic view of the city, visit The Dalmar and take the escalator up to the 25th floor, where you'll find Sparrow. This posh perch is a must on your rooftop adventure. Enjoy an intimate and urban hideaway with an epic lineup of weekly DJs and an eclectic ambiance inside and out. The inventive cocktails are complemented by impressive dishes such as lobster macaroni and cheese, duck bao buns, and spicy tuna tartare crispy rice.
Bar RitaBack to Top of List
Bar Rita is a local favorite known for its laid-back vibes, Mexican culinary delights, and a fantastic second-floor rooftop. Indulge in thirst-quenching margaritas and truffle street corn guac while enjoying alfresco dining any day of the week. Don't limit yourself to Taco Tuesdays; Bar Rita's rooftop boasts a welcoming atmosphere and stunning views of downtown Fort Lauderdale everyday of the week. Remember to make a reservation to secure your spot.
Bo’s BeachBack to Top of List
At Fort Lauderdale beach, it's all about the stunning waterfront views. After soaking in the sunshine, head to Bo's Beach for the perfect post-tan refresher. This beachfront watering hole offers live music and drink specials throughout the week, and is always promoting special events and holiday deals. It's an ideal spot to people-watch, catch a big game, or enjoy quality time with family.
The EastonBack to Top of List
You don’t have to be a hotel guest to visit The Easton in Flagler Village. Nestled atop the Courtyard Fort Lauderdale Downtown, this rooftop lounge and day club offers a 2,000-square-foot pool deck perfect for weekend afternoons, sitting poolside, or grabbing some drinks and bites with friends. With its idyllic location in the heart of the city, The Easton is an experience not to miss.
Sunset ClubBack to Top of List
With a name like Sunset Club, this hotspot is a no-brainer for where to catch an epic sunset in Greater Fort Lauderdale. Whether a guest or just stopping by for the afternoon, Costa Hollywood Beach Resort’s open-air oasis offers excellent views of the Stranahan River (including that awe-inspiring sunset). Save room for delectable bites, sip on mojito pitchers, and enjoy the day at one of Hollywood Beach’s best rooftop gems.
The Muse Rooftop by OliviaBack to Top of List
Not far from Sunset Club is another Hollywood Beach favorite: The Muse Rooftop by Olivia. Sitting atop the fine-dining Italian restaurant, Olivia, lies The Muse, a lounge offering an upbeat scene. Stop by on Tuesday, Friday, or the weekend to enjoy serenading sounds by live musicians.
Pier 6 RooftopBack to Top of List
Farther north in Pompano Beach is the newly-opened Pier 6 Rooftop. The open-air lounge atop the Tru by Hilton Pompano Beach Pier is a prime spot to post up for spectacular views of the ocean. There’s something to enjoy most days of the week, with happy hour taking place from 3 to 6 p.m. daily and live music performances ranging from steel drums to tropical. Be sure to check out their website to learn about all their offerings and special events.