When you're in the popular city of Chicago, you have to visit a rooftop bar to get the full experience. These bars are the best of the best in the city; incredible views of the skyline, fantastic cocktails, and the feel of being A-list status. Continue reading for some of the best rooftop bars in Chicago.
The Terrace at Trump - Located on the 16th floor, The Terrace at of the Trump Tower is right on the water and is known to have one of the best alfresco views in the city. There are fire pits everywhere to keep you warm in the windy city, and good looking people. Hanging out on The Terrace will make you feel like a million bucks. Nobody can get enough of their enticing cocktails. If you feel like treating yourself to something different, try the Bourbon Cocktail which has a touch of maple syrup and chocolate covered bacon as a garnish.
Zed451 - Check out this swanky hot spot of artful design for a one of a kind experience. Zed451 is very comforting and inviting, with a stylish touch. You'll feel like you have left Chicago and entered Hollywood.They provide their guests with terrific service, superior food, and out of this world cocktails. This is a place you'll be coming back to more than once. You'll fall in love the second you begin to make your way up the glamorous staircase to enter Zed451.
The Wit - The rooftop at The Wit is a great place to meet cool new people in The Loop. Anyone who has been there will tell you that it is easily one of the best rooftop bars in the city. It's full of sweet vibes and even sweeter drinks! It's full of entertainment throughout the night so it is always guaranteed that you'll have a good time.
Studio Paris - Nothing is better than enjoying Electronic Dance Music while on a rooftop, and Studio Paris offers just that. World-renown DJs such as Deadmau5 and Tiesto have performed at this local hot spot. When celebrities and top athletes are in town, this is their go-to place. It is the gem of Chicago, and best of all there is no cover to get in!
Vertigo Sky Lounge - The Vertigo Sky Lounge can be found on the 26th floor of the Dana Hotel. This is a place that everyone must try out at least once in their lifetime because of the sweeping views of the city. It's a very upscale lounge with a laid back feel to it. You can relax around the fire pit or even hang out at the dance floor. Being in the windy city, it can get pretty chilly. Luckily, they provide guests with robes when they begin to get cold, and there is also have a free coat check!
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