Rooftop dining can add that extra bit of romance that you’re searching for—complete with open air, beautiful views and sensational ambiance from candles and hanging lights. Georgia has quite a few rooftop dining establishments that are just waiting to be discovered. It’s time to elevate your drinking and dining experience and check out these rooftop restaurants:
1. Rocks on the Roof, 102 W Bay St Savannah, GA 31401
Connected to The Bohemian Hotel, this Savannah hot spot boasts some of the most beautiful views in the entire city. Even if you aren't staying at this hip hotel, you can pop on by for some delectable food and libations.
2. Polaris, Hyatt Regency, 265 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303
The Polaris restaurant at the Hyatt has impeccable 360 views of downtown Atlanta. It's both a fantastic date spot, plus a great dining experience for the whole family.
3. Blue Water Rooftop Bar & Restaurant, 115 Mallery St, St. Simons, GA 31522
If you're looking for a break from the norm, and feel like taking in some sensational ocean views, then Blue Water Rooftop Bar & Restaurant is your place. (Try the conch fritters. You won't be disappointed.)
4. Twisted Taco Johns Creek, 9700 Medlock Bridge Rd #110, Johns Creek, GA 30097
There are a few different locations in Georgia for Twisted Tacos, but the Johns Creek may be the most popular. Combining signature burritos, tacos and sweet margaritas with rooftop views, this restaurant is an incredible place to relax and unwind.
5. Bellwoods Social House, 1000 Marietta St NW, Ste 200, Atlanta, GA 30318
Craft cocktails. Modern comfort foods. Rooftop deck. Bellwoods Social House is a popular industrial chic spot where you can chat with some friends or simply enjoy some superb Georgian views.
6. Nikolai's Roof, 255 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303
This spot may be a bit more upscale than most in Georgia, however, it is just as popular. Nikolai's is a delicious French-Russian restaurant with city views, set on the 30th floor of the Hilton Hotel.
7. Little 5 Corner Tavern, 1174 Euclid Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307
Open air plus serious comfort food. Little 5 Corner Tavern also boasts a wonderful beer selection as well as cleverly creative cocktails.
Have you braved the elements and checked out these restaurants already? Let us know what you thought! Otherwise, let us know what you’re most eager to try.