What is it about rooftop bars? They have their own unique atmosphere, distinct from the average beer garden or ground floor deck. Whether you're surrounded by twinkling skyscrapers or looking out over the ocean, you're guaranteed to feel the vibe. Here's where to find the best rooftop near you.

The Rook

Top-notch cocktails, seven storeys up.

Level 7 56-58 York Street
Sydney NSW

Darlo Bar

Arrive early - this rooftop is always packed.

306 Liverpool St
Darlinghurst NSW 2010

Corridor

Small but festive.

153a King Street
Newtown NSW 2042

The Local Taphouse

Paradise for beer enthusiasts.

122 Flinders Street
Darlinghurst NSW 2010

SoCal Neutral Bay

Feels like a beach bar.

1 Young Street
Neutral Bay NSW

The Workers

Alice In Wonderland vibes.

Level 1 292 Darling Street
Balmain NSW

The Glenmore Hotel

With stunning views of Circular Quay.

96 Cumberland Street
The Rocks NSW 2000

El Topo

Margaritas in the sun. Yes.

Level 3, The Eastern Hotel 500 Oxford Street
Bondi Junction NSW 2022