Chattanooga Rooftop Restaurants and Bars


With fall and cooler weather lurking right around the corner, there’s no better time to explore Chattanooga’s sweet selection of rooftop restaurants and bars. Whether you’re going for date night, girls’ night, or with your family, there’s a wide variety of places to meet your needs. 

Chattanooga Rooftop Restaurants and Bars

Chattanooga Rooftop Restaurants and Bars

High Rail Chattanooga – Sitting atop the beautiful Chattanoogan Hotel sits the High Rail Chattanooga. This space is breathtaking. From couches to lounge areas, you have a spectacular view of the city from anywhere. They have a great food and drink menu to enjoy while enjoying the views.

High Rail Chattanoogan
High Rail Chattanooga Via their Facebook Page

Whisky Thief – Whisky Thief has one of the BEST rooftop views in the city. Located on the top of the Edwin Hotel, this bar overlooks the Bluffview Art District, Walnut Street Bridge, and the Tennessee River. With a seasonal food and drink menu, you’ll always be able to find something delicious and unique to eat.

Whiskey Thief Chattanooga
Whiskey Thief Via their Facebook Page

3rd Deck Burger Bar – This spot is great for the whole family! Located beside the Southern Belle, this restaurant offers spectacular views of the river while providing fun games and plenty of TVs while you eat.

Paloma Bar de Tapas – This little beauty is located on top of the Westin Hotel in the West Village. This rooftop bar offers a view of West Chattanooga, showing the beautiful churches and riverfront, and a spectacular view of Lookout Mountain.

Paloma Bar de Tapas at The Westin Chattanooga Via their Facebook Page

Pickle Barrel – This eclectic spot is located in the heart of downtown Chattanooga. This is a 21+ spot, so it’s great for date night. The rooftop bar here gives you a great view of the city from all sides.

Pickle Barrel Chattanooga via their Facebook Page

Tony’s Pasta – While it’s not technically the rooftop, Tony’s Pasta has a beautiful second floor patio that overlooks the Tennessee River and Bluffview Art District.

WXYZ Bar – Located atop Aloft Hotel near Hamilton Place, this rooftop bar and restaurant offers breathtaking views of Chattanooga’s beautiful mountains and ridges.

Where on the list is your favorite spot to view the Chattanooga skyline?

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