With locally sourced fare and an extensive craft cocktail and wine list, this oasis atop the Hyatt Centric hotel is an after-work favorite.
Downtown Chicago's Best Rooftop Bars
One of the few rooftops situated east of Michigan Avenue it offers unparalleled views. With Julia Momose (formerly of Aviary) at the cocktail helm GreenRiver also offers some of the best drinks anywhere.
Step into an urban oasis at this fourth floor lounge featuring Victorian-style seating and ivy covered walls.
Cerise at Virgin Hotel
Located at the top of the Virgin Hotel, this rooftop lounge has one of the most panoramic views, with 270 degrees of scene and be seen.
the dec ROOFTOP Lounge
Sip in the shadow of the Hancock Building in this rooftop lounge at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago. (pictured)
Tucked into a residential complex east of the Prudential Tower and north of Maggie Daley Park, this steakhouse rooftop offers Prime beef along with its prime location.
With 9,000 square feet there's plenty of room to play at Chicago's largest rooftop. You can even kick off the shoes and play a game of croquet on their grassy lawn.