5 NOLA Rooftop Bars You Need To Visit This Summer

Emma Colosia Emma Colosia

5 NOLA Rooftop Bars You Need To Visit This Summer

No plans for this weekend? Enjoy a drink and the warm summer breeze from any of these NOLA rooftop bars.

Nightlife in NOLA is finally picking up, and it’s time to go out and get together with friends while sipping on delicious cocktails. If you need some inspiration for your next night out, we’ve got you covered. Chin chin!

These are the rooftop bars you need to check out in New Orleans:

1. Monkey Board

Where: Troubadour Hotel

Hours: Sun-Tours 4:00 pm-11:00pm

Fri-Sat 4:00pm-12:00pm 

Monkey Board has a breathtaking view of New Orleans. Grab a hand-crafted cocktail and relax with your friends on top of the Troubadour Hotel. Don’t forget to take a lot of pictures and use their hashtag #DoWhatchaWanna. 


2. Hot Tin 

Where: 2031 Charles Ave 

Hours: Sunday-Tours 5:00pm-12:00am

Fri-Sat 5:00pm – 2:00am

Say hello to the perfect rooftop for lovers of craft cocktails. The 1940s artist-inspired spaces give a chic, intimate atmosphere you don’t want to miss. 



3. Vue 

Located at the top of the historic former ODECO office building. Sip on a delicious cocktail while absorbing the panoramic views of New Orleans, Vieux Carre, and the Mississippi River. 

Where: 1600 Canal St 

4. Capulet 

Where: 3014 Dauphine St 

Hours: Monday-Thursday 4:00pm-10:30pm

Capulet hosts live music that you can enjoy on weekends while drinking delicious cocktails, a glass of wine, or beers on tap. 


5. The Rooftop at Selina Catahoula 

Where: 914 Union St, New Orleans

Hours: Fri-Sat 4:00pm-11:00pm 

Enjoy upward skyline views of NOLA with a warm breeze and a drink in hand. The Rooftop features a menu of craft beers, South American and Spanish wines, and a mezcal and tequila selection. 

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