Top 10 Rooftop Restaurants In Baltimore, Maryland

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One of the essential cities in Maryland, Baltimore, is an exciting place to visit. As the largest city in the state, Baltimore is also the state’s economic center and it’s a hub of commercial activities. Aside from its industrious nature, it is blessed with one of the most scenic waterfronts you’d come across in the entire state. Aesthetically pleasing buildings line the city’s waterfront, and all-around Baltimore, you’ll come across stunning ancient buildings worth exploring. The city has a rich history, it has produced several nationally famous figures and a diverse and welcoming populace. The city boasts top hotels with balconies and other hotels with pools to accommodate travelers. There are also lots of beautiful hotels, restaurants, and bars where you can relax and enjoy exquisite dining. However, if you want to experience that perfect evening sipping chilled cocktails and soaking in the fantastic waterfront or sunset views, here are the best rooftop restaurants in Baltimore, Maryland, that you should check out.

1. On The Park

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Posted by 16 on the Park on Friday, November 23, 2018

Sitting on top of the Residence Inn at the prestigious Johns Hopkins Medical Campus is one of the best seafood restaurants in the city. Along with great views of East Baltimore, 16 offers impressive seafood, crabs, burgers, wines, and cocktails for its customers to enjoy. This elegant, sleek, and well-decorated restaurant has an outdoor lounge where you can sit, relax in the evening breeze, and enjoy the views of the sunset while savoring the most delicious meals on its menu along with great drinks.

16 On The Park

Address: 800 N Wolfe St #16, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States

Website: 16 On The Park

Opening hours: 11am - 11pm (daily)

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2. The Chasseur

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Posted by The Chasseur on Friday, 29 November 2019

Planning a rooftop brunch in Baltimore? Offering both indoor and outdoor dining areas, The Chasseur is an excellent place to dine. This eatery has a great menu that comes with plenty of microbrews to go with. Enjoy dinners, lunches, and even brunches with friends, family, or by yourself in its top-level space. The Chasseur has an inviting atmosphere, attentive customer service, and its rooftop patio dining area offers beautiful views of the surrounding area. There are high-top tables and TV screens and don’t forget to check out the full bar here too.

The Chasseur

Address: 3328 Foster Ave, Baltimore, MD 21224, United States

Website: The Chasseur

Opening hours: Sat - Sun: 10am - 2pm; Tue - Thu: 4pm - 2am; Fri: 12pm - 2am (closed on Mon)

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3. The Bygone

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Posted by The Bygone on Wednesday, 8 January 2020

Excited for some rooftop dining in Baltimore? Experience all the glamour of the classic days in this grand, exquisite bistro in Harbor East, Baltimore. Found in a lofty spot, on top of the majestic Four Seasons Hotel, The Bygone is one of the unique places to eat in the city. With its luxurious ambiance, this inviting bistro gives you a feeling of the old school days with a modern twist. The menu here is exceptional – drinks and cocktails too, the service top-notch and the views of the harbor from here are simply unbeatable.

The Bygone

Address: 400 International Drive 29th floor, Baltimore, MD 21202, United State

Website: The Bygone

Opening hours: 5pm - 2am (daily)

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4. Topside

Posted by Topside on Saturday, 29 September 2018

Enjoy scenic views of the old Mount Vernon neighborhood together with its beautiful 19th-century manors and the original George Washington Monument from the comforts of this fabulous restaurant. Topside also features a bar that offers a great selection of beers as well as other drinks that combine perfectly with the meals served here. Their menu is comprehensive and filled with sumptuous dishes, including specially made scallops, delicious crab meals, and so much more. The atmosphere around this 15th-floor eatery is warm, and its staff is amicable and efficient.


Address: 101 W Monument St, Baltimore, MD 21201, United States

Opening hours: Sat: 8am - 2:30pm, 4pm - 12am; Sun: 8am - 2:30pm, 4pm - 11:30pm; Mon - Wed: 7am - 10:30am, 11:30am - 2:30pm, 4pm - 11pm; Thu - Fri: 7am - 10:30am, 11:30am - 2:30pm, 4pm - 12am

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5. Woody's Cantina

Posted by Woody's Cantina on Sunday, 9 February 2020

When you crave tacos and tequila, then head straight to Woody’s Cantina. One of the newest Tex-Mex restaurants in the city, it offers its customers a wide range of Mexican and American food, tacos and other Mexican delicacies. One important tip, this dining spot is the best place to go for tacos in the city. The rooftop restaurant gives you excellent views of the streets below as well as impressive water views too. And if you want drinks, their margaritas and tequilas are a must-try.

Woody's Cantina

Address: 821 S Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21231, United States

Website: Woody’s Cantina

Opening hours: Tue: 4pm - 12am; Fri: 4pm - 2am; Sat: 10am - 2am; Sun: 10am - 12am (closed on Mon, Wed & Thu)

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6. Blue Hill Tavern

Posted by Blue Hill Tavern on Friday, 13 April 2018

Enjoy casual dining on the rooftop deck of the upscale Blue Hill Tavern. The rooftop section of this chic bar and restaurant offers you all the great meals and drinks served downstairs, along with unparalleled views of the entire city from its elevated vantage point. A perfect place to relax, the Blue Hill Tavern’s rooftop is the ideal place for friends to enjoy well-made meals, excellent service, and delicious drinks. If you love cocktails, don’t miss trying out their dirty martini with blue-cheese-stuffed olives!

Blue Hill Tavern

Address: 938 S Conkling St, Baltimore, MD 21224, United States

Website: Blue Hill Tavern

Opening hours: Sat: 4pm - 10pm; Sun: 3:30pm - 9pm; Mon - Wed: 11:30am - 9pm; Thu - Fri: 11:30am - 10pm

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7. Locust Point Steamers

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Thinking of dining somewhere less formal and still enjoy excellent views of the city? Locust Point Steamers is a wonderful laid-back rooftop deck diner that offers some of the best crabs in town. The simple restaurant serves only fresh seafood and it has an excellent menu of drinks to enjoy. Overlooking the harbor, the eatery offers incredible views too. So throw on a pair of sunglasses and sip a chilled brew or wine at the impressive Locust Point Steamers.

Locust Point Steamers

Address: 1100 E Fort Ave, Baltimore, MD 21230, United States

Website: Locust Point Steamers

Opening hours: Fri - Sat: 11:30am - 10pm; Sun - Thu: 11:30am - 9:30pm

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8. Cafe Gia

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Posted by Cafe Gia Ristorante on Saturday, June 10, 2017

Go on a trip to Italy in this charming Sicilian restaurant in the heart of the city. Adorned with colorful decorative pieces, this family-owned restaurant is the ideal place to savor delicious Italian cuisines and the vibe of the historic town. Everything about Café Gia is just right, from its New Orleans-style deck to its appealing ambiance, and its filling Italian fare to its local and exquisite drinks.

Cafe Gia

Address: 410 S High St, Baltimore, MD 21202, United States

Website: Cafe Gia

Opening hours: Sat: 12pm - 10pm; Sun: 4pm - 9pm; Mon - Thu: 11:30am - 2pm, 5pm - 9pm; Fri: 11:30am - 2pm, 5pm - 10pm

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9. Watertable

Posted by Watertable on Thursday, 3 May 2012

Watertable, one of the most romantic restaurants in Baltimore, is a remarkable place sitting on the 5th floor of the Marriot Renaissance Hotel, offering tasty New American fare in the heart of the city. The impressive and classy restaurant has an onsite bar and a great food menu. Aside from the breakfast, lunch, and dinner options, the restaurant also has vegetarian options and great coffee. The views of the harbor from Watertable are beautiful and inspiring, the atmosphere is charming, and the service is efficient, making it a great place to dine in the city.


Address: 202 E Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21202, United States

Opening hours: 6:30am - 2pm, 6pm - 10pm (daily)

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10. Mt. Washington Tavern

Yes, our SkyBar is open year-round and ready for your crew.

Posted by Mt. Washington Tavern on Friday, November 15, 2019

A unique hangout spot, Mt. Washington Tavern has all you can think of. With a simple front bar, seafood themed dining room, and a Hunt Cup-themed Pimlico Room, it has a place for everyone. However, for an unforgettable experience, its Skybar is your go-to place. The rooftop bar here is well furnished with comfy sofas, flat-screen TVs, and it serves the best cocktails. On top of that, you also get the chance to watch a fantastic sunset over Mt. Washington.

Mt. Washington Tavern

Address: 5700 Newbury St., Baltimore, MD 21209, United States

Website: Mt. Washington Tavern

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 11am - 2am; Sun: 10am - 2am

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Enjoy an exquisite dining experience

Ashmolean Museum Oxford Rooftop Dining Room Terrace 2014
Source: Photo by user Sarah Casey used under CC BY-SA 4.0

The historic city of Baltimore is one worth visiting and exploring. The city is blessed with historic spots, monuments, entry-free museums, and several other places of interest. And after a day of exploration, as the sun starts going down in the sky, nothing beats the feeling of relaxing, sipping chilled cocktails, and enjoying fantastic views of the city. Luckily, there are a lot of rooftop restaurants in Baltimore, Maryland, where you can do just that.

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