To make the most of the sunny weather, forget about drinking in any old pub, and instead drink in pubs and bars with roof gardens. You can enjoy your drink with a view whilst also working on your tan. Here are 7 of the best rooftop bars in Cardiff you need to try…


27 Westgate St, Cardiff CF10 1DD

Zerodegrees Cardiff
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If you love fresh food and beer, then Zerodegrees is your new hotspot this summer. Not only does the roof garden offer views of the city, but the inside of the pub also has an Instagramable flower wall and pool tables.

The Botanist

UNIT 5, 10 Church St, Cardiff CF10 1BG

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The Botanist is a restaurant chain we have all heard of, and they have even opened a restaurant up in Cardiff! The chain serves a variety of international dishes and delicious cocktails, which you can enjoy on their beautiful roof garden. Plus, what makes The Botanist even better is that they regularly host live music.

Lab 22

22 Caroline St, Cardiff CF10 1FG

Lab 22 best rooftop bars in Cardiff

Not only does Lab 22 have an impressive roof garden, but it is also renowned for leading Cardiff’s cocktail scene. Also, the pub welcomes regular live music, so there will always be something to dance to playing.

The Great Western

64 St Mary St, Cardiff CF10 1FA

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The Great Western is bound to be your new favourite as it’s a trustworthy Wetherspoon’s. Meaning it is full of affordable drinks and food, and with a roof garden it can’t get any better.

Juno Lounge

14 Wellfield Rd, Cardiff CF24 3PB

Juno Lounge
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The Juno Lounge is a chill cafe bar in Cardiff that’s open every day for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The modern roof bar is decorated with classic garden furniture in bright colours.