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View From The Top

The weather has hit its sweet spot in Dallas, and we’re making a beeline toward our favorite rooftop patios to enjoy a cocktail in the spring breeze. Here, our favorite views:

Soda Pop: The NYLO’s rooftop bar offers up a panoramic view of Dallas.

1. HG Sply Co.
With a prime location overlooking lower Greenville Avenue and a refreshingly healthy restaurant menu, HG Sply Co.’s hot rooftop bar is sure to please. The beautiful patio, with its wooden benches and lattices, is the perfect place to spend a summer night out with friends. 2008 Greenville Ave., (469) 334-0896

2. Joule Hotel
Downtown Dallas’ Joule Hotel offers a great cosmopolitan, yet low-key, rooftop bar. The Joule’s bar has a more lounge-like feel and a pool to take a dip in if you’re feeling adventurous. 1530 Main St., (214) 748-1300

3. Soda Bar at NYLO Southside
With one of the best views of the downtown skyline in all of Dallas, the Soda Bar is a rooftop bar you cannot miss. Located atop the NYLO Hotel, it’s the perfect place to grab a drink and watch the sunset over the city this summer. 1325 S Lamar St., (214) 421-1080

4. The Quarter Bar
Not only does The Quarter Bar have a great, relaxed rooftop bar, but it also has a fun and well-executed New Orleans theme. Above bustling McKinney Avenue and next door to Breadwinner’s, the location is convenient—the perfect space to grab a beer with friends. 3301 McKinney Ave., (214) 754-4940

5. Londoner on Greenville
With a true English Pub atmosphere, the Londoner is a fun, upbeat bar that holds one of Dallas’ best kept secrets; above the pub, the outdoor patio offers a full bar and a great view of Greenville Avenue. 2817 Greenville Ave., (214) 823-8580