The Best Rooftop Bars And Restaurants In Bangalore

Bangalore © Vivek Thakyal
Bangalore © Vivek Thakyal | Flickr
Lavanya Nair

Bangalore (Bengaluru) is the proud capital of the Indian state of Karnataka and a booming metropolis. It’s also home to an array of bars and restaurants that showcase the local hospitality and culture. Here’s our list of the best rooftop bars and restaurants here.

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1. The Humming Tree

Bar, Gastropub, Nightclub, Indian, Wine, Beer, Fast Food

Jazz night
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Located on one of the busiest streets in Indiaranagar, this gastropub is set within a two-story building. The ground floor offers an eclectic playlist of upbeat tunes to really add an energetic buzz, along with a Foosball table to bring out your competitive side. In contrast, the top floor is more intimate, with a rooftop seating area adjacent to an open bar, boasting a sensational menu of cocktails, mellowing mock-tails and tasty refreshments.

2. Windmills Craftworks

Windmills Craftworks

For those passionate about gastronomy, music and liquor, Windmills Craftworks hits the trifecta, aiming to propagate the art of jazz in an industry which is otherwise homogeneous. A microbrewery, it skillfully crafts premium beers to accompany a delectable selection of edible treats with international origins.

No. 331, Road No. 5, B Epip, Whitefield | Next To KTPO,Bengaluru (Bangalore) 560066, India, +91 88 80 233322

Beef Stir Fry | © Nick Nguyen Flickr

3. Aroy


Aroy prides itself on being a paradigm of Asian cuisine with a light and casual vibe. As such, it’s food is a delicate fusion of Thai, Burmese and Chinese flavors that culminate in an ingenious compilation of masterpieces fit for royalty. Enjoy a drink or a meal in the warmth of the Indian sun while out on the rooftop terrace.

74, 15th Cross, J.P.Nagar, Bengaluru (Bangalore)560078, India, +91 0 80 4093 9311

BBQ Wings | © Nic Wise Flickr

4. Toit


Toit is a favorite of lovers of European cuisine. Tuck into barbecue wings and smoky stone-baked pizza, reminiscent of the quaint villas of Tuscany while gulping down a much need libation, be it a top quality beer or a potent shot of blazing bourbon.

298, Namma Metro Pillar 62, 100 Feet Road, Indiranagar | Indiranagar, Bengaluru (Bangalore)560038, India, +91 901 971 3388

Mixed Maki | © Daniel Go Flickr

5. Shiro

Restaurant, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian

Nasi Goreng
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Enter a zen-like universe at Shiro, which serves poignant delicacies with Asian roots that will stay with you long after you leave. Showcasing spectacular views of the city below, the restaurant sits within the UB City Mall and endeavors to give you the best of both worlds: a gastronomic masterpiece along with an upbeat interior, aided by the fun music tracks being played by DJs from around the world.

6. Prost

Bar, Pub, European, Pub Grub, Wine, Beer, Fast Food

Prost is the German phrase for ‘cheers.’ The underground themed bar oozes warm and casual qualities that are best complemented by exclusive, in-house brews. These are prepared from local ingredients to give guests an authentic insight into traditional Indian culture while also serving an international menu.

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