Best Rooftop & Cocktail Bars in the UK

Happy Hump Day! If you’ve had a tiring and stress-filled day at work, bet your gasping for a cocktail or two? Maybe 3? Don’t worry, enjoy the beautiful views at our favourite rooftop and cocktail bars around the UK. So wherever you are in the country, we’ve got your booze o’clock station covered.

BYOC Brighton

BYOC allows you to get fully involved in your cocktail drinking experience, a bar that has banned spirit – you bring the booze, they create the fun. Whether a premium gin or supermarket vodka tickles your fancy, bring it along and a mixologist whips up your very own cocktail! This cocktail bar in Brighton is a 1920’s basement adventure and is the Narnia of all cocktail bars, good luck finding the exit after a few…

Book your reservation here.

Franks Café at Bold Tendencies – London

Spend the evening at Franks Café, a trendy and edgy rooftop terrace in the heart of Peckham. Artist, Richard Wentword has imbedded the tarmac with his glittering snail trail and the sites are most enjoyable with a Negroni or Aperol spritz in hand. This venue is a great location to end a date night; watch the sunset on London sky line with a few cocktails and find out if all your grafting was really worth the hassle…

Find out more information here.

20 Stories – Manchester

Manchester’s place to be for a 360-degree view of the city and a glass of champers. The restaurant has an outdoor garden terrace where you can chill under the canopy of trees and enjoy beautiful views of Manchester in the sun (if you’re lucky). Once the sun goes down the terrace ignites the posh fire-pits and offers cosy indigo blankets to carry the boozy chit chats on until the early hours of the morning.  


Take a look at the website for yourself and book a reservation here.

Hyde & Co – Bristol

A secret room with a secret bar… interesting. Hyde & Co is a cocktail bar not far from the busy Clifton Triangle, if you’re looking for a a bar with a Gentleman’s club twist – this is the place for you. The cocktail menu features Hyde & Co’s take on the classics from the Prohibition, from a rum infused cocktail called “Hell and High Water “ to whiskey from a barrel, the variation is endless.

To reveal the secret bar, head over to the website here.


The Toy Shop – London

A bar that makes you feel nostalgic as soon as you walk through the door, their eye for vibrancy and creativity is what makes this bar unforgettable. Their cocktail menu is imaginative and unique, offering 2 for 1 nearly every day from 5pm-8pm – what more could you want? Sip on a cocktail garnished with your favourite childhood sweet; such as the popping candy ‘Fizz Pop Bang’ and liquorice Amaretto Sour. 

Take a look at their cocktail menu here