From the oceanfront to the city, here's your guide to the best places to imbibe with a view.
There's nothing like ending your day with an iced cocktail in hand and a stunning view. Here are our top 10 favorite rooftops to imbibe in Miami:
Taking our number one spot is the city's newest rooftop destination, Sugar. This lush garden escape is situated on the 40th floor of EAST Miami Hotel. Indulge in an initimate gathering among the many hidden coves or take in panoramic city views. An Asian-inspired menu features a bevy of tapas and handcrafted cocktails. For reservations, please call 786.805.4655.
Partake in the blue ocean view of 1’s natural and classic lifestyle. The 360 degree view of Miami’s Downtown skyline and beaches make for a relaxing daytime oasis or elegant evening adventure. The authentic Miami atmosphere is represented flawlessly by tropical plants placed along the modern white of the terrace and breathtaking blue water. For reservations, please call 305.604.1000.
Juvia is the epitome of Miami’s beauty, elegance, and trendy culture. Situated nine stories above the city, Juvia's panoramic views and lush vertical garden offer a spectacular dining experience. Dishes are a trinity of French, Japanese, and Peruvian cuisine meticulously crafted by talented chefs. For reservations, please call 305.763.8272.
The ratification of the 18th Amendment is transformed by Pawn Broker to capture the nightlife of Miami and the temperance movement all at the same time. This latest concept by the Pubbelly Boys is the perfect spot for intimate summer imbibing. An indoor and outdoor rooftop space uniquely resembling a Golden Age speakeasy with hidden sliding doors that reveal a DJ Booth and conceal other secrets. Read more about the cocktails we’re drinking at the Pawn Broker.
Boasting one of Miami's best happy hours, Area 31 at the EPIC offers panoramic views of Biscayne Bay and the Miami skyline. Always expect a crowd on this rooftop with an exciting night of beautiful people and Miami nightlife. For reservations, please call 305.424.5234.
La Cóte provides the quintessential South Beach experience with their luxurious oceanfront views. This beachside escape is equipped with a raised terrace providing a spectacular view of Miami's sandy beaches. Imbibe this summer and enjoy a bevy of special summer events including Painting with a Twist and Rosé tastings. For more information, please call 305.674.4710.
A hidden gem located in South of Fifth, Cibo Wine Bar's rooftop terrace offers a vibrant and chic escape from the typical South Beach bustle. Select from 3500 bottles of wine retrieved by a wine angel or choose from a vast selection of craft beer. Pair your favorite beverages with authentic Italian cuisine including housemade pastas and fresh seafare. For reservations, please call 305.987.6060.
Luxuriate in the Four Seasons' seventh terrace featuring a 2-acre, tree-lined urban escape. The expansive property is home to two of the hotel's dining destinations. EDGE Steak & Bar and the recently opened Bahía offer nothing less than world class service. Whether its a sophisticated evening or casual daytime experience, Four Seasons will impress even the most discerning guests. For more information, please visit fourseasons.com
Though it may be for members only (and a few of their lucky friends), Ocho at Soho Beach House offers a posh rooftop experience. You'll find this colorful escape 8 floors up and equipped with a taqueria, margarita bar, pool and resident DJ. Stay for awhile and kick back with classic tequila cocktails and mouthwatering tacos.
Between the breathtaking city view and the vast tapas menu, this is the perfect late night hot spot before a night of dancing and parties. There is a specialty cocktail for everyone, from an Espresso Martini to and Irish Mule, your night is bound to be garnished with entertainment and excitement.