Sip delicious cocktails with your friends on Toronto’s hotel rooftop patios with a view.

If you haven’t already, it’s time to explore Toronto’s hotel rooftop bar scene. Anything but ordinary and (most) open seasonally, these patios are eye-pleasers with a tasty twist. Make the most of summer’s sunny days by trying new cocktails and eats, elevated by the best views in the city. Cheers!

Bisha Hotel’s Kōst

Venture up to Bisha Hotel’s 44th floor and arrive at Kōst, their signature rooftop restaurant that overlooks an impressive infinity pool complemented by artsy, tropical vibes.

The menu is fresh and aromatic, with flavourful cocktails inspired by California and Mexico’s coastal culture. And with unobstructed views of the CN Tower, it’s the spot to level up your Instagram grid.

Must Try: The Spicy Berry Margarita is sweet and spicy—sure to jolt your taste buds.

The Broadview Hotel’s The Rooftop

Raise a glass on The Broadview Hotel’s humbly named The Rooftop bar. You’ll be mesmerized by its stunning views of the Toronto skyline, elegant art deco furnishings—think velvet and gold accents—and ample square footage. Treat yourself to this feast for the eyes, palate and soul.

Must Try: The bubbly My Therapist Said So cocktail. Couple it with the well-seasoned Edamame, and voilà!

Hotel X’s Valerie Toronto

Have you ever gazed out at Lake Ontario and the Toronto skyline in one sitting? Better late than never at Valerie Toronto, located within Hotel X. Here, you’ll tower over Lake Ontario’s wavy waterfront and Toronto’s glittering skyline!

If you love variety, you’ll love this luxury rooftop bar with ample views and a wide-ranging drink menu to match.

Must Try: Always Dreaming, a gin-based cocktail with a tropical feel.

Delta Hotel Toronto’s The Roof at SOCO 

Plan a relaxed rendezvous of casual eats and drinks at SOCO Kitchen + Bar’s The Roof, found atop Delta Hotel Toronto. Exceptionally well located in the downtown core (attached to Union Station), it’s easy to get to and even easier to unwind.

This rooftop bar has cozy seating, a laid-back vibe and gorgeous CN Tower views.

Must Try: Crystal Peach—it’s tasty, boozy and refreshing! 

The Le Germain’s Victor Rooftop Terrace

The Victor Rooftop Terrace at the Le Germain Hotel is a true oasis in the heart of the city. Sip champagne, snack on French food, and snap photos of the CN Tower from this 11th-floor patio.

Victor’s intimate setting will make you feel like an A-lister.

Must Try: While enjoying the view, order a glass of bubbly and share the artisan charcuterie.