With stunning views and delicious cocktails, these rooftop bars in town are a great place to spend your evening
Known for being a multicultural food paradise, Hong Kong never disappoints with its diverse range of Mexican restaurants, Japanese restaurants, French restaurants, Chinese restaurants, as well as everything in between. If you’re looking for an extraordinary spot to make your evening extra special – think stunning views of the Harbour and delicious drinks – here are some of the best terrace and rooftop bars in Hong Kong that you should check out.
The best rooftop bars in Hong Kong
FoFo by el Willy
Located in the heart of Central, Fofo by el Willy is a Spanish restaurant that serves traditional and contemporary Spanish tapas and rice, including octopus carpaccio, seafood paella and even seafood tower. They also have a cool rooftop bar where you can grab a drink afterwards and enjoy the remarkable views that Hong Kong has to offer.
FoFo by el Willy, 20/F, M88, Wellington Place, 2-8 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2900 2009, 中環威靈頓街2-8號威靈頓廣場M88 20樓
Have you ever sampled Peruvian recipes? Modern Peruvian bistro ICHU Peru in H Queen’s is all about using local ingredients and adopting Peruvian culinary traditions to create innovative yet authentic flavours. To make things even better, they now have a gorgeous terraza bar that features different kinds of events.
ICHU Peru, 3/F H Queen’s, 80 Queen’s Road Central, Central, Hong Kong, 中環皇后大道中80號H Queen’s 3樓
Casual and elegant cocktail bar The Chase now offers a spacious outdoor setting and long bar for diners. Whether you’re looking to grab wine after a hectic day of work or craving snacks at the lovely cheese counter, this is one of the best rooftop bars in Hong Kong.
The Chase, 3/F , The L. Place, 139 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong, 中環皇后大道中139號The L. Place 3-4樓
Mojo Nomad Te Quiero Mucho
Serving scrumptious Mexican cuisine like churros, tacos, guacamole as well as artisanal tequila and mezcal, Mojo Nomad Te Quiero Mucho has become one of the ultimate destinations for travellers and locals. Check out their cool terraza for extra bonus points!
Mojo Nomad Te Quiero Mucho, G/F & 1/F, Ovolo, 286 Queen’s Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, p. 3423 3290, 上環皇后大道中286號香港奧公館酒店地下及1樓
Head over to H Queen’s in Central and take in the view from Piqniq, Hong Kong’s first guinguette. Settle in on the furniture with a drink and take in the wonderful Yayoi Kusama pumpkin as you enjoy a selection of dishes served picnic basket-style. It’s a great view, and the perfect spot to meet friends for a cheeky after-work bev.
Piqniq, R/F, H Queen’s, 80 Queen’s Road, Central, Hong Kong, p. 5200 1683, 中環皇后大道中80號H Queen’s頂樓
If you’re in North Point and in need of a rooftop bar situation, then you won’t want to miss Cruise inside Hotel Vic on the Harbour. This elegant restaurant and bar has a wonderful outdoor terrace, making it the perfect spot to enjoy the view and knock back a few signature cocktails. They even have a great selection of cigars available, should you need to let off some steam.
Cruise, 23/F (West Tower) Hotel VIC, North Point Estate Lane, North Point, Hong Kong, p. 3896 9898, 北角北角邨里1號海匯酒店西座23樓
The new kid on the block, this bar (with the most magnificent name!) is everything you could want when in need of a drink in Jordan. Found on the 4th floor of Eaton HK by Eaton Workshop, Terrible Baby offers a tantalising cocktail selection designed by Edgar Santillan, and along with the quirky indoor vibes, the bar also has an extensive terrace that offers views of the neighbourhood. Plus the music is always on point thanks to a variety of live musicians throughout the evenings.
Terrible Baby, 4/F, Eaton HK, 380 Nathan Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong, p. 2710 1866, 佐敦彌敦道380號香港逸東酒店4樓
Featuring a bar, deck, and lounge, Sugar makes the perfect choice for an after-work drink or late-night gathering in EAST Hotel, Taikoo. The resident DJ entertains guests throughout the night, where they can enjoy international tapas and delicious cocktails while facing the spectacular, and quite unique, view of Victoria Harbour. This is definitely one of our fave rooftop bars in Hong Kong!
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Sugar, 32/F, East, 29 Taikoo Shing Road, Taikoo Shing, Hong Kong, p. 3968 3738, 太古太古城道29號東隅32樓
A fan of sophisticated style? You’re going to love Popinjays, the rooftop bar and restaurant at The Murray in Central. Thanks to a wraparound bar dotted with comfortable couches, you’ll soon be enjoying sweeping Instagrammable views alongside classic cocktails, bespoke creations and specialty spirits. Thanks to a whopping 420m² of outdoor terrace, we think this is definitely one of the top rooftop bars in Hong Kong.
Popinjays, Top floor, The Murray, Hong Kong, Cotton Tree Drive, Central, Hong Kong, p. 3141 8888, 中環紅棉路22號尼依格羅酒店頂樓層
Cé La Vi
Drink overlooking 360-degree views of the Hong Kong skyline at Cé La Vi, located at the very top of California Tower in Central. This dining spot and club serves modern Asian cuisine and has become one of the top nightlife spots in the city. Laced with exotic local ingredients, the cocktails are best enjoyed during sunset on the skydeck, where guests can enjoy award-winning entertainment and music performances.
Find out why we love ladies’ night at Cé La Vi
Cé La Vi, 25-28/F, California Tower, 32 D’Aguilar Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 3700 2300, 中環蘭桂坊德己立街30-32號加州大廈25樓
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What does it feel like to drink at the highest bar in the world? Experience it for yourself at Ozone at The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong, where you can savour delicious cocktails and Asian tapas in a striking ambience at the sky bar. As the night goes on, don’t miss their lively dance parties and amazing performances by Hong Kong’s most-celebrated DJs.
Ozone, Level 118, International Commerce Centre, 1 Austin Road West, Hong Kong, p. 2263 2270, 香港中龍柯士甸道西1號
Chin Chin Bar
Located inside Hyatt Regency Hong Kong in Tsim Sha Tsui, Chin Chin Bar is a well-known establishment that blends just the right amount of style and class with casual elegance. Partake in one of their many different drinks programmes as you enjoy the alfresco terrace and a selection of snacks. It’s one of our fave rooftop bars in Hong Kong thanks to its off-the-beaten-path location.
Chin Chin Bar, 3/F, Hyatt Regency Hong Kong Tsim Sha Tsui, 18 Hanoi Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 3721 7722, 尖沙咀河內道18號香港尖沙咀凱悅酒店3樓
Wooloomooloo in Wan Chai
Wooloomooloo in Wan Chai is popular for a reason. Not only does it serve top-grade steaks using high quality beef from Australia and USDA prime beef, the steakhouse also offers a magnificent view from its gorgeous open-air rooftop terrace. Drink and chill with your friends overlooking the panoramic sight of Victoria Harbour, Happy Valley Racecourse and Wan Chai’s famous entertainment and shopping district.
Wooloomooloo, Wan Chai, 31/F & Rooftop The Hennessy, 256 Hennessy Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, p. 2893 6960, 灣仔軒尼詩道256號The Hennessy 31樓及頂樓
La Rambla by Catalunya
La Rambla by Catalunya is a Spanish restaurant in IFC offering innovative Mediterranean and Catalan dishes. Guests can opt to sit indoors and enjoy the stunning view of Hong Kong from behind the floor-to-ceiling windows, or outdoor at the open-air terrace overlooking the vibrant Victoria Harbour. They even have giant heaters to keep you warm during the cooler months, making it one of our top picks for best rooftop bar in Hong Kong.
La Rambla by Catalunya, Shop 3071-73, IFC, 8 Finance Street, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2661 1161, 中環金融街8號國際金融中心商場三樓3071-73號鋪
Located on the 29th and 30th floor in Tsim Sha Tsui, Aqua Spirit presents a magnificent view of Victoria Harbour. You won’t find any outdoor terrace at this rooftop bar, but you can still enjoy the view through their slanted floor-to-ceiling windows. Much celebrated for its ultra-stylish modern interior, the bar also features a selection of Italian and Japanese cuisine.
Aqua Spirit, 29/F, Penthouse, 1 Peking Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, p. 3427 2288, 尖沙咀北京道1號29樓
When it comes to rooftop bars in Hong Kong, it doesn’t get much cooler than this. Vibes is a hidden courtyard terrace that makes a perfect place to chill thanks to its lotus-shaped open fires, running waterways, green bamboo groves, and trees. Sit back and relax in the private cabanas or dance the night away to live DJ performance under the stars. Don’t miss the Middle Eastern belly dance show, Arabic lounge beats, and mezze platters every Thursday.
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Vibes, 5/F, The Mira Hong Kong, Mira Place, 118-130 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, p. 2315 5599, 香港九龍尖沙咀彌敦道118-130號
Above by Komune
Located at Ovolo Southside, the first boutique hotel in Wong Chuk Hang, Komune has an open terrace that’s perfect for all-day dining and cocktails. Featuring the sweeping views of the surrounding landscape, the dining spot serves Hong Kong and Mediterranean cuisine that are given a modern twist, as well as cocktails using local herbs and fruits.
Read our full review on Komune here
Above by Komune, 23/F Ovolo Southside, 64 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong, 黃竹坑黃竹坑道64號
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For a more hidden rooftop for drinks, check out Fu Lu Shou in Central. The casual eatery features a more laid-back and funky ambience in comparison to the usual rooftop bars (you even need to get the changing daily code off their social media to get in!), serving delicious cocktails and Asian tapas. Traditional Chinese trinkets decorate the interior, transporting guests to the olden days of Hong Kong. Thanks to its relaxed and fun atmosphere, this is one of our favourite rooftop bars in Hong Kong.
Fu Lu Shou, L7, 31 Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2336 8812, 中環蘇豪荷李活道31號7樓
There’s always a place for everyone at Sevva. There’s a sweets corner for the sweet tooth, a lounge for high tea, a restaurant with different views to dine in, and an open-air terrace to enjoy cocktails outdoors. The latter has become one of the coolest spots to chill in Hong Kong with spectacular views of the Victoria Harbour, where you can get the best seats to watch the fireworks and the famous A Symphony of Lights laser show. When it comes to rooftop bars in Hong Kong, Sevva is the Grand Dame!
Sevva, Prince’s Building, 25/F, 10 Chater Rd, Central, Hong Kong, p. 2537 1388, 中環遮打道10號太子大廈25樓