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Uptown Rooftop Roundup

Looking for the perfect spot to unwind and soak in the skyline views in Uptown Charlotte? Whether you're out for a night with friends, a romantic date, or just want to enjoy some good food and drinks with a view, these rooftop bars and restaurants have got you covered. From chic lounges to neighborhood hangouts, each spot offers something unique, making it easy to find the perfect place to enjoy the city from above. Check out these amazing rooftops for your next night out!

Fahrenheit: 222C Caldwell St
Fahrenheit is Charlotte’s first open-air rooftop restaurant and bar. It’s on the 21st floor of the Skye Building. You can enjoy American food and beautiful views of Uptown Charlotte. The patio has cool fireplaces and comfy outdoor seating. The service is top-notch, making your visit special every time.

Novelty House: 123 E 5th St
Novelty House is a picture-perfect rooftop bar on 5th Street. It has pretty flower backdrops that change with the seasons. Their cocktails change too, keeping things fresh and exciting. This place was a winner in Charlotte’s Best for Specialty Cocktails. Enjoy a great view and tasty drinks here.

Merchant & Trade: 132 E Trade St
Merchant & Trade is on the 19th floor and has amazing views of Uptown. It’s split into four areas: indoor bar, outdoor terrace, private terrace, and a lawn. Their cocktails use local spirits and mixers. You can also get yummy bar bites here. It’s a great spot for groups and craft beer lovers.

Aura Rooftop: 124 E Brooklyn Village Ave
Aura Rooftop is five stories high at the JW Marriott. Inspired by Queen Charlotte, it offers stunning views and signature botanical cocktails. This rooftop is for guests 21 and over only. With a drink in hand, the views are even more beautiful.

Graham Street Pub & Patio: 400 S Graham St
Graham Street Pub & Patio is a neighborhood bar between Knights Stadium and Bank of America Stadium. It has a food truck-like menu and lots of TVs showing your favorite teams. Enjoy cocktails, beers, and a great rooftop view in a relaxed setting.

Nuvolé Rooftop TwentyTwo: 220 E Trade St Suite 2200
Nuvolé Rooftop TwentyTwo is 22 stories up, offering amazing city views. This chic lounge has modern decor and serves inventive American food and drinks. It’s perfect for enjoying craft cocktails and small plates with friends. The views from here are truly breathtaking.

City Lights Rooftop
City Lights Rooftop is the largest rooftop bar in Charlotte, located at Le Meridien. It has a 360-degree view of the Queen City skyline. This happening spot offers craft cocktails, classic bar eats, and an amazing atmosphere. It’s the perfect place for a lively night out with stunning views.