With a year-round mild climate, life in Bogota remains buoyant thanks to an irresistible combination of distinctive cocktails, international cuisine, avant-garde recipes and bars that rival those in New York, London or Madrid. We present you the best rooftops of Bogota, always overlooking a city, the capital of one of the most hospitable countries in the world, Colombia.
Best rooftop restaurants in Bogota
1. Ushin Japanese & Grill
On the 14th floor of the Grand Hyatt Hotel is the Ushin restaurant, a modern bet on Japanese cuisine, combined with spectacular 180° views of the Andes mountains and the vibrant city of Bogota. Visitors can enjoy in Ushin a colorful menu of sushi and meats and an original offer of signature cocktails to pair the dishes. Its elegant decoration, excellent service and the intensity of its flavors have made Ushin one of the best restaurants in the city.
2. BOG Rooftop
The city’s only rooftop bar with a pool, the B.O.G. Rooftop, is located in the hotel of the same name, one of the most sophisticated accommodations in the capital, located in Parque del Virrey. Here there’s a sun terrace to take advantage of the sunny hours and rooms that can be rented for events and meetings. The bar, where delicious cocktails are served, opens at 16:00 hrs.
3. Apache Bar
One of Bogota’s hot spots, Apache Bar offers irresistible attractions like 360-degree views of the city and live music. Located on the rooftop terrace of the exclusive ClickClack Hotel, this avant-garde eatery serves a menu of American classics inspired by 1950s American comics and based on the finest ingredients. Burgers, wings, ribs or cheesecake pie are just a few of the options. The Apache Bar features top DJs Wednesday through Saturday, and bands play live on Thursdays and Fridays.
4. Sky 15 Rooftop
With its decor inspired by the most elegant bars in the world, Sky 15 offers a charming ambiance in the heart of the financial district and very close to the Zona Rosa. Located on the top floor of the Hilton Bogota Hotel, it offers an exquisite gastronomic offer with Mexican and Colombian cuisine and a grill menu. Order one of the exclusive cocktails and enjoy a gorgeous sunset.
5. El Mirador
El Mirador del Hotel de la Opera is located on the terrace of the Casa Republicana, in the historic center of Bogota. Enjoy a privileged view of the centennial buildings of the capital and the Dome of the Church of San Agustin and enjoy an offer based on the mixture of the most traditional flavors of Colombia and rich Mediterranean specialties. All its dishes are prepared with local products of extraordinary quality, so that the combination of history and gastronomy is unique.