Why go? Drink champagne cocktails with St Paul’s Cathedral smiling in the background.
Open: Year-round, 5pm-1am Tue-Wed, 5pm-2am Thu-Sat.
Join us every Wednesday for live music, unparalleled views of London and a special Grey Goose cocktail menu with drinks at £10. Book Now!
Why go? With fairy lights, communal benches and a frozen cocktail list, this rooftop bar is party central.
Open: Year-round, 5pm-midnight Mon-Thu, 4pm-midnight Fri-Sat, 5pm-midnight Sun.
Why go? The cocktails from the cute greenhouse bar are of real quality and pack in loads of herbs from the neighbouring beds.
Open: Year-round, 11am-10.30pm Tue-Sat, 11am-10pm Sun.
Why go? See all the London landmarks – if you book ahead, that is.
Open: Year-round (weather permitting), noon–1am Mon–Wed, noon–2am Thu-Fri, 11am-2am Sat, 11am-midnight Sun.
Sunsets, views and cocktails… What's not to love?
Why go? For Latin flavours near London Bridge and in the shadow of Southwark Cathedral and The Shard.
Open: Year-round, 5pm-midnight Mon-Wed, 5pm-1am Thu-Sat, 5pm-midnight Sun.
Why go? Artificial grass, a dedicated bar, pop-up food offerings and a roster of alfresco cinema, big-name bands, DJs and more.
Open: Re-opening in May 2018.
Join us every Wednesday this winter as we host special rooftop cinema nights with full cover, drink deals, amazing food and heaters!
Why go? On sunny days it attracts crowds like Rio Carnival, but it’s worth the scrum for the serious cocktails and sensational widescreen views.
Open: Year-round (weather permitting), 11.30am–1.30am Sun–Tue, 11.30am–2am Wed–Sat.
Why go? Last year saw rooftop yoga, one-off workshops and communal hot tubs – who knows what this season will bring?
Open: April-December, noon-10pm Wed, noon-11pm Thu-Sat, noon-10pm Sun. Reduced hours in winter.
Why go? In colder weather, you can cuddle up on modernist furniture under blankets and heaters or refuel indoors at the venue's swanky restaurant.
Open: Year-round, 6.30am-midnight Mon-Fri, 7am-midnight Sat, 7am-11pm Sun.
Why go? Plenty of plant life and cocktails and craft ales make this more than a back-up plan for when nearby Frank’s is heaving.
Open: Re-opening in May 2018.
Why go? If you fancy breaking up your summer tipples with a round of croquet or petanque, you’ve come to the right place.
Open: Until Sep 16. 5pm-11pm Thu-Fri, midday-11pm Sat-Sun.
Why go? In warm weather, get in the posh pitchers of Aperol spritz and inventive cocktails such as a salted caramel julep.
Open: Year-round, 11.30am–11pm Mon–Sun.
Why go? Nibble on cheese paired with craft beer while overlooking what was once Bedlam asylum.
Open: Year-round, Noon-11pm Mon-Thu, Noon-midnight Fri-Sat, noon-10.30pm Sun.
Why go? For drinking and dining whatever the weather thanks to a retractable roof. And all in the eyeline of Admiral Lord Nelson.
Open: Year-round, noon-midnight Mon-Thu, noon-3am Fri-Sat, noon-7pm Sun.
Why go? 2018’s summer theme is a dystopian Las Vegas vision. Get slotty in the sky.
Open: From May 3.
Why go? Happy-hour cocktails and buckets of beer, plus customers who bring the craic.
Open: Year-round 5pm–1am Tue-Wed, 5pm–2am Thu, 5pm–3am Fri-Sat.
Why go? Brilliant close-ups of St Paul's Cathedral, if you don’t mind generic house beats and a fair few suits.
Open: Year-round, 11am–midnight Mon–Thu, 11am–1am Fri–Sat, midday–9pm Sun.
Our new Manhattan inspired cocktail menu is now available with six classics vs six contemporary twists. Which side will you choose?
Why go? The views are nothing special – or so we assume, since the panelled walls are built too high for drinkers to see over. But there’s a lively rooftop barbecue in summer and plenty of lounge seating.
Open: Year-round, 5pm–midnight Mon–Fri, 6pm-midnight Sat.
Why go? A delicious and extensive bar menu dedicated to London's new-found summer favourite – the spritz.
Open: Re-opening in summer 2018 (timings TBA).
Why go? Graze on modern pub grub such as halloumi fries and bulging burgers, plus boozy brunches on sunny weekends.
Open: Year-round (weather permitting), 11am–midnight Sun–Thu, 11am–3am Fri-Sat.
Why go? It’s not the most glossy or bucolic spot, but it’s a handy retreat from the comings and goings of King’s Cross station, with ample parasol-laden benches.
Open: Year-round, noon-11pm Mon-Sat; noon-10.30pm Sun.
Why go? Crucially, The Loft has patio heaters, a sheltered bar and lots of seats to squabble over.
Open: Year-round (weather-permitting), 9.30am-11pm daily.
Why go? This skyward space is a rare asset in this part of town.
Open: Year-round, noon–11pm Mon–Sat, noon–10pm Sun.
Why go? Coq d’Argent’s verdant rooftop garden has a neatly trimmed lawn, trailing vines, a ringed walkway, and stunning London-wide views.
Open: Year-round (heated terrace only in winter), 11.30am–midnight Mon–Thu, 11.30am–1am Fri-Sat, noon–4pm Sun.