Rooftops in Chicago featuring Cabra at the Hoxton Hotel on The Haute Seeker

A Guide to the Best Rooftops in Chicago

Visiting a rooftop bar is a popular thing to do in Chicago, especially if you’re hanging out in the city during the summer. There’s nothing quite like the Chicago skyline and the best way to take in the magnificent array of architecture is from several stories above the bustling city streets.

From cool rooftop bars offering charming views of sites like the Chicago River to hidden restaurants tucked away in trendy neighborhoods, this guide features the best and most loved rooftops as curated by The Haute Seeker.

Check out the map below and discover the best rooftops in Chicago with incredible views of the city that you have to see to believe.

This guide to rooftops in Chicago is subject to change. Be sure to visit the business website for operating hours, reservations, and safety protocols before visiting the rooftop of your choosing.


The pool at Cabra at the Hoxton Hotel. A popular rooftop in Chicago as featured on The Haute Seeker
Rooftop pool at the Cabra inside the Hoxton Hotel // Image by Taylor Justin

Interactive Map of popular rooftops in Chicago.


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