7 Orange County Rooftop Bars with views for days


7 Orange County Rooftop Bars with views for days


Sure, Orange County is known for its beautiful beaches, year-round sunshine, and abundance of dining and entertainment options but one popular activity that most don’t think of is visiting rooftop bars. Sure OC is mostly known as a suburban area but it offers stunning views of the surrounding area and a trendy, upscale atmosphere. If you’re in Orange County and looking for a unique and memorable way to spend an evening, here are a few rooftop bars that you might want to check out.

Hive and Honey

Located at the top of the Irvine Marriott. Not only does Hive and Honey have one of the most amazing views of the city, it also has a buzz worthy drink menu that will keep you coming back again and again. 

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Rooftop Lounge

You’ll have to get there early to get into this OC hot spot. This laid back rooftop bar is located on the top of  historic hotel La Casa del Camino in Laguna Beach. With amazing views of the pacific you’ll want to stay to watch sunset and after to see see the city all lit up at night.

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The FIFTH Rooftop Restaurant and Bar

The FIFTH Rooftop bar and restaurant has people coming for craft drinks and bar bites like ahi tacos and loaded tots. The FIFTH is on top of the Grand Legacy at the park and has sweeping views of Anaheim. Stay until 9pm to watch Disneyland’s nightly fireworks.   

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Offshore 9 Rooftop Lounge

Hello Huntington Beach, this gorgeous rooftop lounge has jaw dropping views of surf city. If your lucky enough to snag a couch with a fireplace you might just stay all night. They host themed nights throughout the year and are located on top of the waterfront beach resort. Click here to see what’s happening this week. 

Topside Roof Deck

Oh Topside. This just had to make the list. Completely cozy with views of Newport Beach. This spacious rooftop bar will have you coming back for specialty cocktails like their espresso martini and TopSide Margarita complete with a seasonal popsicle.

Treehouse Lounge

The Treehouse Lounge by Tanners at the Pasea Hotel in Huntington Beach has a one of a kind bar and a beautiful view of the HB pier. Grab a drink and listen to the live music. Its also right next to Pacific City, one of Huntington Beach’s favorite shopping centers.

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180 BLU

Located on top of the Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel enjoy a cocktail and soak up the sunshine while listening to live music. Head down to the beach after for a walk by the ocean.


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