The atmosphere is a big part of dining, and rooftop dining’s are the best example. Rooftop dining offers a view and fresh air that other restaurants cannot match. The view from any rooftop is always great and much better than the street view. During the time of COVID lockdown and restrictions on indoor gatherings, a rooftop restaurant or bar allows you to enjoy spectacular views of the city with fine cuisine and cocktails. Watching the lights and stars at night is excellent.
1. Unplugged Courtyard
Unplugged Courtyard is a chilled-out place to unwind by the day and transforms into a happening space for the night owls to make merry. The thing that is constant throughout the day is food from around the world on the Menu, Craft Cocktail & LIVE Band. The rooftop seating looks flamboyant with a colorful and vibrant bar area! They serve global cuisine delicacies here! (Middle-East, Europe, and Asia) You can find Turkish, European, Asian, and North Indian cuisines on their menu, with innovative cocktails & refreshing mocktails!
Hammer is one of the newest weekend destinations for all party lovers. If you are planning a perfect weekend with your friends or colleagues, then Hammer can be one of the best options. Hammer is located at Park Street, near KFC. It’s on the 6th floor from you can get a beautiful view. The food and beverages are unique in taste and decoration. They have french Fries, BBQ chicken chunks cooked in BBQ sauce, onion, jalapeno and mozzarella, chicken momos, blueberry cheesecake, virgin mojito, and many more items. From the main course to the dessert, all the items are delicious. The most recommend food item is their pizza. For dessert, you can go for cheesecake.
3. Capella Altair
Rendezvous, a new upscale French café in Altair, the luxury boutique hotel in Sector V, Salt Lake Kolkata, combines the delights of Haute French cuisine with a bit of our very own Pondicherry! Inspired by Auroville, the café promises to blend the laid-back style of the city with the calming charm of the Indian Riviera. Rendezvous offers a delicious full-service menu and a casual dining experience with open seating and covered sections. The interior has been designed around a chic, contemporary, and urban theme.
4. Club Fenicia
The place is on the 10th floor of Godrej Waterside Building, Sector 5, Saltlake. The place has both indoor seating arrangements as well a rooftop lounge. The place can be defined as a luxury lounge.
5. Café Offbeat Bar
Thus café is located on EM Bypass Road. With a fantastic interior cum décor, this cafe serves you some of the most delicious delicacies. One can choose from soups, salads, a range of vegetarian and non-vegetarian starters, pizza, burgers, pasta, curries, biryani, continental, noodles, bread, and side dishes as accompaniments, and desserts. Plus, the outdoor seating arrangement of the place with the view, especially in the evening, is just fab.
One of the best rooftop restaurants in the town, with great food, a classy ambiance. It has an open-air space to dance and hang out. It has a cozy atmosphere. The food range is from Indian, Continental to Oriental and Fusion. A good range of both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages is available. A few items from their menu are Dim sum, Bao’s, kebabs, soups, Nibbles, Pizzettes & Tapas.
7. Whatsup Café
Located on Southern Avenue, this place with a rooftop jacuzzi was infinitely excellent. Offers an enormous menu with palate-thriving dishes crafted together to fulfill your hunger cravings. With mind-blowing presentation and unique, innovative dishes and concepts, Slyfox will amaze you through their ambiance, décor, and of course, their lip-smacking food (global cuisine) and beverages.
8. LMNOQ Skybar
LMNOQ Skybar at Park Street (Level 12, Celica Park) is undoubtedly the ultimate destination for hanging out at an open-air bar with your friends, spread across a vast area surrounded by greenery, fairy lights, and cabana-shaped seating areas, and foot-tapping music. The signatures on the menu include an exquisite spread of salads, appetizers, and mains. To quench your thirst, they have some best hand-crafted cocktails like Cucumber Cilantro Coupe, Blueberry and Basil Bramble, Uno Mass, Rose Sangria, and many more.
9. Cloud Social
Spread over a vast area, this lounge is the biggest in the town. It has both outdoor and indoor seating with a rooftop and instagramable ambiance. It’s a pure vegetarian café, that serves lip-smacking food and unique varieties of mocktails. Perfect for a family get-together, hosting parties, and small events. A few items from their menu are Mini Slider Burger, Charcoal Dahi Kebab, Palak Patta Chat, Three Fungi Pizza, and Subz-Kofta Biryani.
10. La Artisan
Greece vibes, open-air seating. Just what one needs to get away from the city hustle, and bustle! Foods will hit differently in your taste bud. The cafe offers a mix of Spanish, Italian, and Mexican cuisine with great dessert options. Their Paprika Flare Pizza, Shepherd’s Pie and Chicken Fajitas are must try.
11. Level Seven
Level Seven is located at Wizard House, Topsia. Whether you want to groove to those beats on a party night or enjoy the ambient lounge-style dining, level 7 will not disappoint you! The place is situated on the rooftop with a sitting arrangement with a great dance floor to show your moves. This comes with an attached smaller terrace. Try out their signature L-7 kebab sizzler and choose your drink from the extensive bar menu.
12. Sky View Café
Sky View Café is located in sector 1, Saltlake. They have Continental, Chinese cuisines and desserts, beverages at wide range. Some of their popular dishes are Barbeque Chicken, Shisha, Noodles, Mocktails, and Pasta. People say this place is known for its budget-friendly menu, rooftop café, and intimate seating. The ambiance is a lovely, quaint little place with a pool.
13. PPT- Perfect Place In Town
PPT or Perfect Place in Town is a fantastic rooftop and a busy pub located in the IT hub of the city. This is the perfect destination to sneak out post office or enjoy with your friends, grabbing your favorite finger-licking snacks and drinks! What you shouldn’t miss From their menu – Panko Crumbed Fish Fry, Bhatti Murgh Tikka, Asian BBQ Chicken Wings, Smoked Salmon Sushi, New York Blueberry Cheesecake.
14. Blue & Beyond Rooftop Restobar
Below the beautiful blue sky with a spectacular view will surely exceed your expectations. Blue & Beyond is located at the heart of the town on the top floor of Lindsay Hotel. If you are looking for some budget-friendly restaurants in and around the Esplanade area, this place should be your first pick. They have two separate seating areas; one is the AC section which is indoor along with the bar top, and the other one is the outdoor area where you can feel the cool breeze and enjoy an awestruck panoramic view of Kolkata and the legendary Howrah bridge. Top recommend dishes are fish and chips along with
some beers & cosmopolitan, white pasta, blue lagoon cocktail and dry chili chicken for adding some spice.
15. Zucca The Lounge
Wonderful and aesthetically beautiful ambiance. Suitable for spending a magical time with friends or family. The foods are finger-licking good. 10 The virgin mojito and the oreo shake will surely soothe your tastebuds. The cheesy white sauce penne pasta is heaven for pasta lovers. You can surely try the spaghetti. And if you are a hookah lover, then trust me, Zucca should be on your list.
16. K Local
K Local is located at City Centre, DC Block, Sector 1, Saltlake. This place has both a nice ambiance and lovely food. If you combine some offers, it also, becomes very pocket friendly! Also, there is a dance floor for people who want to vibe to the music. Finest Place For Hangout. They serve Asian, North Indian, Italian and Continental cuisines along with beverages.
Located on the 8 th floor of The Golden Tulip Hotel. The best part of this place is that it has this Jacuzzi where you can submerge your foot, and sit while relaxing and having your food, drinks and hookah. The place serves mouth-watering Thai fusion, paneer tikka, white sauce pasta, cheesy garlic bread, KitKat Shake, and shisha.
A must for all rooftop lovers near Newtown Area. This place serves you delicious starter options and a vibrant ambiance. It is an open-air rooftop pub that would give you an awesome vibe, and the live DJ is a perfect way to spend the evening. They serve North Indian, Chinese, and Continental Cuisines.
19. The Wise Owl Steakhouse
One of the hottest trending places in town. This is a perfect place to sit and laze. This is a very quaint place and also has a beautifully decorated interior that makes this café cuter. They have both indoor and outdoor seating arrangements. Here you can complete your work and enjoy some lip-smacking foods and refreshing coffees.
20. Cloud Tavern
A lovely cozy rooftop lounge. Situated on top of hotel Samilton, Sarat Bose road. There is both outdoor and indoor seating. As per their suggestion, try Gondhoraj lemon Chicken Panco Tenders. The craft cocktails are a must-try for those who prefer alcohol.