There is nothing better than good weather, a refreshing drink, and delicious meals with a view. Here in Boston, there are numerous rooftop options to elevate your city experience.
Terra, Back Bay
Make your next dinner or brunch reservation at Terra for a true garden oasis experience. Not only is the food amazing, but the ambiance is also truly one of a kind. Part of Eataly Boston, Terra’s menu is filled with the best shareable plates, housemade pastas, wood-fired grill options, and Italian flavors. Check out their all-new rooftop extension of Terra, the Terra Rooftop Lounge!
Six West At Cambria Boston Hotel, South Boston
Located in South Boston, this rooftop brings tropical vibes to the city. Enjoy a cocktail that is just as photographic as it is delicious, or grab one of their delicious menu items. Book for brunch, an afternoon pick-me-up, or a romantic night out – it is a must while in Boston.
Earls Kitchen and Bar, Back Bay
With one of the best locations in the city, Earls Kitchen and Bar is an old reliable for every occasion. Located in the Prudential Center, the Earls rooftop patio is perfect for after-work drinks with coworkers or a refreshing end to a day of shopping. The outdoor space is complete with patio heaters, an adaptable rooftop, rotating drink options, and an amazing ambiance.
Rooftop At Revere Hotel, Theater District
Located at the top of the Revere Hotel is Boston’s largest rooftop lounge. Take in the views while having a chic cocktail and a bite to eat at the bar, the comfortable lounge furniture or even a cabana. This rooftop is the perfect place for a staycation, afternoon in the city, night out with friends – and even rooftop yoga.
The Lookout Rooftop at Envoy Hotel, Seaport
One of Boston’s most Instragrammable locations, nothing says Boston’s Seaport like The Lookout Rooftop at the Envoy Hotel. This chic rooftop bar provides views of Boston’s harbor and skyline, along with cozy couches, communal space, specialty cocktails and more. You can even visit during the winter and colder weather days when the rooftop is filled with firepits and igloos.
Pier 6, Boston Waterfront, Charlestown
A waterfront restaurant destination, Pier 6 provides its guests with panoramic views of the Boston skyline. Located in Boston’s Charlestown neighborhood, this restaurant serves New England classics with a side of rosé, a frozen cocktail, and cold draft options – making it a true crowd-pleaser. We recommend jumping on the complimentary boat shuttle service and starting with a round of oysters for the table.
Lifted Pool Bar At Omni Hotel, Seaport
This fifth-floor open-air restaurant provides an urban oasis for its visitors. Located in Boston’s new Omni Hotel Seaport, this contemporary location is the only bar located near an outdoor pool in the Seaport. Providing contemporary and refreshing drinks and food items, you’ll definitely want to grab a drink there this summer.
Contessa At The Newbury, Back Bay
Make your reservation at Contessa for picturesque rooftop dining. Located at the top of The Newbury Hotel, this restaurant brings inspiration from European estates complete with a glass roof and retractable panels for open-air dining. Go for the décor but stay for the amazing cocktails and elevated Italian cuisine. Perfect for brunch, lunch, dinner or even your next bridal shower – Contessa has a plate and seat for everyone.
Colonnade Hotel Rooftop, Back Bay
Nothing says summer like a rooftop pool. Make a splash of your weekend and grab a towel and even a cabana at The Colonnade Hotel Rooftop. Located in Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood this rooftop is perfect for your next bachelorette, birthday celebration or even self-care weekend.
Over The Charles At DoubleTree Suites by Hilton-Boston, Cambridge
Located across the river is ‘Over the Charles’. On the 16th floor of the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton-Boston Cambridge, this rooftop provides a laid-back atmosphere and views of Boston’s iconic Charles River. Partnering again with Jack’s Abby Craft Lager, it is the perfect place to wind down this spring and summer. Did we mention Trivia night?!
Deck 12 at YOTEL, Seaport
Available to patrons year-round, this rooftop located at the top of YOTEL Boston, is perfect for all occasions. Grab some summer cocktails, a bottle of wine, shareable plates, comfort meals and more – and make your day in Boston one to remember.
Blue Owl, Cambridge
The only rooftop terrace and bar in Cambridge’s Central Square, this rooftop location also comes with a great menu. From chef Justin Urso, the menu has eclectic and global inspiration bringing a bit of flair to the rooftop scene. Grab a friend and choose from one of their ‘Blue Owl Signature’ or seasonal cocktails for your next day or night out.
FELIPE’S TAQUERIA, HARVARD SQUARE
Located in the heart of Harvard Square, is a hidden rooftop gem at Felipe’s Taqueria. Satisfying local and visiting customers since 2004, the Felipe’s philosophy for good food is fresh ingredients and authentic recipes. Don’t miss out on hand-squeezed key lime margaritas, and delicious burritos at their rooftop during the best of Boston’s weather!