Rooftop Restaurants and Bars in Nashville

Dine with a view. 

What better way to see Music City than from a rooftop bar or restaurant? These spots have inviting rooftop space for you to while away the afternoon, evening, and night, soaking up the Nashville air. Enjoy.

Acme Feed & Seed

Downtown/Lower Broadway
Enjoy your drinks on the roof of this Lower Broadway restaurant/bar/music venue. They even have DJ dance parties up there every Friday and Saturday night.

AJ's Good Time Bar

Downtown/Lower Broadway

Overlooking Lower Broadway, AJ's (Alan Jackson's) rooftop sits on top of 3 multifaceted floors of food, drinks, and live music.

Crazy Town

Downtown/Lower Broadway
This 3-story venue has 6 bars, 3 stages, one outdoor patio, and a rooftop overlooking Lower Broadway.

Dierks Bentley's Whiskey Row

Downtown/Lower Broadway
One of Nashville's newest spots is also the tallest rooftop bar in downtown Music City. Great food, interesting cocktails, and a fantastic view of Lower Broadway create the possibility of staying up there all day or night.

Famous Saloon

Downtown/2nd Avenue
Famous Saloon has one of the tallest rooftop bars in the city, and with its partial roof covering, cool-misting fans, and built-in heaters, it's great for any season.

FGL House

FGL House's Cruise Rooftop has its own special menu and live music 7 days a week.

The George Jones

Downtown/2nd Avenue
The George Jones rooftop bar has covered and open areas. plenty of seats, food, drinks, live music, and stunning views of the Cumberland River and Nissan Stadium.

Hard Rock Cafe

Downtown/2nd Avenue
Wedged between Lower Broadway, Riverfront Park, and Second Avenue, the Hard Rock Cafe is in the center of the action with over 12,920 square feet of space.

L.A. Jackson

The Gulch
Southern snacks, a beer program focusing on Southern breweries, refreshing cocktails, and a view of downtown Music City are just some of the reasons to visit L.A. Jackson on the roof of the Thompson Nashville.

L27 Rooftop Lounge

On top of The Westin Nashville, L27 Rooftop Lounge offers light fare, seasonal cocktails, live music, and excellent views of downtown Music City.

Mellow Mushroom

Downtown/Lower Broadway
Can't beat pizza and beer with views of Bridgestone Arena and Nashville honky tonks.

Nashville Underground

Downtown/Lower Broadway
The Nashville Underground boasts the largest and only double-deck rooftop on Nashville's Lower Broadway. The rooftop menu includes a wide variety of tapas, a raw bar, and gourmet flat breads.

Pancho & Lefty's Cantina

Downtown/Lower Broadway
Enjoy tacos, burritos, quesadillas, nachos, and refreshing drinks in the oldest building in downtown Nashville.

Peg Leg Porker BBQ

The Gulch
Peg Leg Porker is old school BBQ. They have a great rooftop and patio to enjoy the downtown view and there's a plain but soulful interior for you inside. Pulled pork, yard bird (chicken), dry ribs, wet ribs, wings, pimento cheese, bbq nachos, smoked green beans, bbq beans, mac and cheese and anything else that you could want from a barbecue joint can be ordered at Peg Leg Porker. 

Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery

Downtown/Lower Broadway
Rock Bottom Nashville, Broadway's only brewery, features a variety of fresh beer, craft cocktails, and a made-from-scratch menu.


The Gulch
Sambuca offers eclectic dining and live music, seven nights a week in the heart of The Gulch.

Tennessee Brew Works

Featuring craft beer brewed in-house and an artisanal craft beer inspired food menu, Tennessee Brew Works offers brewery tours on Saturdays and live music Wednesday-Saturday.

Tootsie's Orchid Lounge

Downtown/Lower Broadway
The most recognizable bar on Honky Tonk Highway, you can't miss Tootsie's Orchid Lounge with its purple exterior. Tootsie's has helped legends such as Willie Nelson and others get their start.

Up, a rooftop lounge

The Gulch
On top of the Fairfield Inn & Suites, UP focuses on upscale drinks and shareable plates with a gorgeous view of the Nashville skyline.


The Gulch
Have some sushi and drink from the city's most expansive sake menu on this rooftop terrace.