5 Montreal rooftop bars you have to try this summer

Jun 23 2016, 8:19 pm

Sitting out on a terrasse is nice, but sitting on a terrasse that also happens to be the roof of a building is a whole lot nicer. Enjoy a sangria while taking in the beautiful Montreal skyline at any of the 5 rooftop bars below:

Terrasse sur L’Auberge

For a gorgeous view of Montreal’s Old Port, the rooftop terrasse at L’Auberge is perfect. Be sure to plan a visit on one of the International Fireworks Competition nights as you’ll be treated to a prime spot for all of the action.

Where: 97 Rue de la Commune East

Terrasse Place d’Armes

Place Des Armes scenic rooftop offers breathtaking views of Place dArmes Square, Old Montreal, and Downtown. Enjoy yummy food and an amazing cocktail list!

Where: 55 rue St-Jacques West

Bar Soleil

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Bar Soleil is a great place to soak up the sun with a drink in hand while lounging poolside. Located in the heart of downtown Montreal, this rooftop bar can be found at the top of the Hilton Hotel at Place Bonaventure.

Where: 900, rue de la Gauchetière Ouest

Tokyo Bar

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Popular with Montreal’s student population, Tokyo Bar, while known for its specialty clubbing nights, also has a pretty great rooftop terrasse to enjoy in the summer. Open from May until October, Tokyo Bar is located right on Saint Laurent (perfect for club hopping afterwards).

Where: 3709 rue Saint Laurent

Terrasse Nelligan

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If you’re looking for some serious people watching and delicious Caesars, this Old Montreal staple will never disappoint.

Where: 1430 Rue de la Montagne