9 Rooftop Bars in Athens with Breathtaking Views You Simply Shouldn't Miss!

The Athenian skyline may not be made up of skyscrapers like other European cities, but it has a reference point to the one and only Parthenon, with its millennial history and awe-inspiring energy.

In this special blog, we've listed all the best rooftop bars in the city which are must when visiting Athens:

#1 Attic Urban Rooftop

Attic urban roof top at sunset
One of the trendiest rooftop bars in the city, with spectacular sight of the acropolis! The Attic Urban Rooftop bar features Bohemian decor, swing chairs, and super relaxed atmosphere with soft jazz music and hospitable staff.
Come before 6pm to grab a front seat (or a swing) for sunset view with a refreshing drink or cocktail.

Address: ERMOU 86, Athens, Greece, 10554
Phone: +30 698 559 8432
Hours: 10:00 AM - 3:00 AM

#2 Chelona

Chelona rooftop garden cocktail bar
Cocktail in a bar
Enjoy the slow living experience in a tipsy brute roof garden, with Mediterranean cuisine and endless choice of wines and spirits.

Address: Ermou 121, Monastiraki, Athens 10555 Greece
Phone: +30 21 0322 2243
Hours: 11:00 AM - 1:30 AM

#3 Couleur Locale

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Hidden in the back streets of Monastiraki with a discrete entrance, Couleur Locale is one of the trendiest bars in Athens for both locals and visitors.
But don’t let the entrance confuse you – this bar is featured with magical large rooftop terrace, candlelit tables and a romantic view of the Acropolis and the old city below at night.

Address: 3 Normanou, Monastiraki, Athens
Phone: +30 216 7004 917
Hours: Tue-Sun 10:00am – 2:00pm; 6:00pm- late

#4 360 Cocktail Bar 

A lush roof garden and cocktail bar, at the top of the "360 Hotel", invites guests to enjoy signature cocktails in a prime location with panoramic view of the Acropolis and astonishing sunsets. With a menu of more than 70 cocktails and an extensive wine list, there is something for everyone at this rooftop bar in the heart of lively Monastiraki Square. An unexpected bonus is the magical view of the Acropolis.

Address: Ifaistou 2, Athens, Greece
Phone: +30 210-3210006
Hours: MON-FRI: 9AM - 3:AM; SAT & SUN: 9AM - 4AM
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#5 Electra Metropolis Roof Garden

Situated on the 10th floor of the Electra Metropolis hotel, The Metropolis Roof Garden is one of the very best rooftop terraces in Athens, and a perfect spot for a lunch, afternoon drinks or a romantic dinner. The bar offers creative gourmet food from the Mediterranean cuisine, crafted signature cocktails, stylish and cozy decor, allowing guests to sit both inside by the panoramic windows or out on the terrace.

Address: Electra Metropolis Hotel, Mitropoleos 15, Athina 105 57
Phone: +30 214 100 6200
Hours: 07.00 - 00.00, daily
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#6 Acropolis Secret Divani Rooftop Bar

The Acropolis Secret Divani Roof Bar is a seasonal rooftop bar, set at the top of the 5-star Divani Palace hotel, with stunning view of the Acropolis and lush garden making it a fantastic spot for a romantic dinner and cocktails under the Athens sky. During the busy summer season, it is highly recommended to make reservations a few days in advance, to make sure you get a front seat to the acropolis.

Address: 117-42 Athens, Attica, Greece
Phone: +30 21 0928 0100
Hours: 7:30PM to 1:00AM, daily
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#7 Ciel Athens

Coel rooftop garden cocktail bar athens

Ciel Athens wins you over at first sight. This lovely rooftop bar features a unique gastro bar experience in a setting inspired by nature, the colors of the Acropolis and the monuments, and the signature of a local interior designer. At Ciel Athens the time for brunch is … every hour! With simple preparation and a beautiful presentations, comprising of all those ingredients that are reminiscent of flavors from Greece. Come by around 6pm for a spectacular 360 degrees view of Athens, hear the bells ringing and watch the sun sets on Athens in a chilled, dreamy atmosphere.

Address: Mnisikleous 2 Mitropoleos Square, Athens 10556 Greece
Phone: +30 21 0331 4727
Hours: 8AM-3AM, daily
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#8 Elia Ermou Athens Hotel

Breakfast on a bar restaurant table overlooking the Acropolis Athens

 A magnificent Acropolis view is expecting you at the 7th floor of the hotel’s Roof garden, which is one of the hottest rooftop spots of the city, where you can dine & relax. An extra bonus for the hotel guests - a hidden outdoor hydro-massage bathtub is available at the corner of the roof garden. Come and watch the Athens skies while dipping in this luxurious bathtub – it can’t any cooler than that!

Address: Ermou 15-17, Athina 105 63, Greece
Phone: +30 21 0325 0100
Hours: 10AM-Midnight, Daily
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#9 A for Athens Cocktail Bar

On the top floor of the A for Athens hotel, lays this charming cocktail bar, where you come face to face with the Acropolis. The bar features an urban terrace, with the most stunning view of the Acropolis, Plaka and Monastiraki Square, accompanied with soft funk, soul and jazz lounge music. This is a perfect location for enjoying a morning breakfast as well as special house cocktails at sunset and throughout the evening. Be sure not to miss the Golden Flip signature cocktail!

Address: Miaouli 2, Athina 105 54, Greece
Phone: +30 21 0324 4244
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