Roof East

Rooftop Bar in Stratford Stratford Mall (e.g. not Westfield) has followed in the footsteps of Franks in Peckham and turned the multi storey car park rooftop into a vibrant bar and playground! We loved how much seating there was in the venue (both covered and open) with deckchairs and benches galore. Activities This rooftop bar…

Iris Bar, The Gherkin

The Gherkin The Gherkin (or 30 St Mary Axe) has been an icon in London since 2004.  With its unique shape and thousands of metres of glass, it tends to catch everyone’s eye!  Lucky for us the restaurant and bar at the top of The Gherkin are finally open to the public! Iris bar is…

Helix Restaurant

Searcys at The Gherkin If you are looking for a treat or somewhere to go for a special occasion, look no further than the Searcys Helix restaurant at the top of the Gherkin. Formerly a members only bar and restaurant, Searcys has recently opened this prime location to the public but make sure you book…

Bar Elba

Rooftop Bar in Waterloo This rooftop bar in Waterloo is a hidden gem and one of the newest rooftops in London. Located just moments away from Waterloo station, there is signage to point you in the right direction. Expect quite a few flights of stairs to reach the top! On the way up there are…

The Rooftop St James

Rooftop Bar in Charing Cross St James rooftop bar in Charing Cross is situated on the seventh floor of the Trafalgar Hotel. We recommend that you book in advance as it’s very popular and there is limited seating in some areas especially if there is a private hire. This lovely rooftop is split into two…

Social 24 Bar, Tower 42

Rooftop Bar in the City Situated on the 24th floor of Tower 42 is Social 24, a beautiful rooftop bar in the City. The panoramic views of the City are absolutely gorgeous – spot the Gherkin, Shard, Tower Bridge and more! We felt welcomed immediately by the staff and were seated right by the window…

Dalston Roof Park

Rooftop Bar in Dalston When the sun shines in London, outdoor space is premium, especially rooftop bars! Dalston Roof Park is a chilled out rooftop bar in Dalston (unsurprisingly) only minutes from the overground stations. In case (in typical English style) there is rain, Dalston Roof Park has a covered space to shelter. The outside…

12th Knot

Rooftop bar on South Bank 12th Knot is a rooftop bar on South Bank located on the 12th floor of Sea Containers Hotel. Under a 10 minute walk from Blackfriars and Waterloo, it is conveniently located along the River Thames. The interiors are absolutely stunning with vibrant colours and bright decor and the gorgeous backdrop…

Bourne and Hollingsworth Garden Room

Rooftop Bar near Soho Bourne and Hollingsworth has opened a floral paradise on the 10th Floor of the Assembly Hotel on Charing Cross Road. This gorgeous rooftop bar near Soho is surrounded by plants and flowery prints with stunning 180 degree views. The small but floral cocktail menu is worth checking out. We had a…

Sushi Samba Rooftop Restaurant in London

Sushi Samba Rooftop Restaurant in London Sushi Samba is a Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian rooftop restaurant in London on the 38th floor of the Heron Tower, right near Liverpool Street . Be warned that the glass lifts speed you to the top so just turn the other way if you don’t want to see London fly past you! Sushi…

Nt’s Bar in London Fields

NT’s Bar in London Fields NT’s bar in London Fields is situated in the heart of Netil House, just moments away from the station. It is a relaxed warehouse style cafe during the day – Morty Bob’s – and turns into a lively bar in the evening. A highlight of the NT’s is its expansive terrace…

Savage Garden Rooftop Bar

Savage Garden Rooftop Bar in the City Savage Garden is a beautiful rooftop bar in the City on the 12th floor of the Double Tree by Hilton in Tower Bridge. The bar boasts stunning views overlooking some of London’s most iconic landmarks including Tower Bridge and the Shard. The Wildside Terrace is perfect for alfresco…