Because the city is always more beautiful from up above
Drink in unbeatable views of the Sydney skyline — along with your tipple of choice — the next time you’re in town.
1. 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-fired pizza.
Corner of Oxford Street & Jersey Road, Woollahra 2025; lightbrigade.com.au
2. 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 also offers bespoke cocktails and artisan dishes. Reservations are highly recommended.
117 Macquarie Street, Sydney 2000; icsydney.com.au/dine-drink/supperclub
3. Webster’s Rooftop, Webster’s Bar, Newtown
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, Instagrammable décor features artificial turf, birdcages, plastic pink flamingos and a rustic BBQ pit.
323 King Street, Newtown, NSW; webstersbar.com.au/rooftop-bar
4. 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.
122 Flinders Street, Darlinghurst; thelocal.com.au
5. 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.
69-73 Pitt Street, Sydney 2000; republichotel.com/home/lounge
6. Coogee Pavilion, Coogee
Once the iconic Beach Palace Hotel, the three-level Coogee Pavilion is located at the end of the Bondi to Coogee Beach walk. Overlooking Coogee Beach, the Coogee Pavilion Rooftop has a sweeping balcony, and is a local oasis to enjoy a Mediterranean-influenced menu with wraparound views of the Coogee shoreline.
169 Dolphin Street, Coogee 2034; merivale.com.au/coogeepavilion