Published on : Friday, February 10, 2017
Summer is a time to catch up with friends, enjoy sun-filled days and balmy nights over a drink or two at some of Sydney’s best rooftop bars and beer gardens. To help visitors fill their Summer-loving calendar, and guide them to great views, here are a selection of terrific spots.
Destination NSW CEO, Sandra Chipchase, said “Summer is about being outdoors, and taking in the fantastic warm weather that Sydney has to offer. Heading to rooftops, terraces and garden bars are a great way to enjoy the ambience and make the most of Sydney in Summer.”
Brigade Rooftop, The Light Brigade, Paddington: A new kid on Sydney’s stylish block, Brigade Rooftop is an inner city oasis with stunning views of Sydney’s skyline, and a relaxed, urban feel. Visitors can take in spectacular views of Sydney while relaxing on the leafy terrace and enjoying wood-fire pizza.
InterContinental Sydney Supper Club, Sydney: Experience one of Sydney’s best kept secrets on the rooftop at the InterContinental Sydney Supper Club. With views stretching from Western Sydney to the Pacific Ocean and uninterrupted views of Sydney Harbour. The InterContinental Sydney Supper Club offers bespoke cocktails and artisan dishes. Bookings are essential.
Webster’s Rooftop, Webster’s Bar, Newtown: Overlooking the bustling hub of King Street, Webster’s Rooftop recreates a 1950s Australian backyard in bohemian Newtown. The quirky décor features astro turf, birdcages, plastic pink flamingos and a rustic BBQ pit.
The Local Taphouse, Darlinghurst: Located at the intersection of South Dowling and Flinders streets in Darlinghurst, the Local Taphouse has 1920s-inspired décor and a garden-like rooftop. It’s a beer lover’s paradise with more than 20 beers on tap, and an extensive range of bottled ales, stouts, pilsners and ciders of local and international origin.
Taylor’s Rooftop Bar, Sydney: Located in Sydney CBD Taylor’s Rooftop Bar embodies everything a good Sydney rooftop bar should be with lush greenery, open air lounges and live music. Guests can enjoy a Summer breeze and refreshing cocktail while taking in the incredible views of the city skyline.