It’s fun to spend time with your friends anyway, but it’s even more fun in a rooftop bar.  Here are some of the best around.


Grand Central

1001 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 752-7133

Grand Central has a rooftop bar, a disco and a pub.  They have specials every night; check the website for more information.


Madam’s Organ Blues

2461 18th Street NW
Washington DC 20009
(202) 667-5370

Madam’s Organ Blues has a rooftop deck open year round.  It’s a blues bar and there’s live music every night.  Check the website for more information.


Mt. Washington Tavern

5700 Newbury Street
Baltimore, MD 20209
(410) 367-6903

The Mt. Washington Tavern has a rooftop bar.  It’s open during warm weather.  There’s also a main bar and a garden bar.


Nellie’s Sports Bar

900 U Street NW
Washington DC 20001
(202) 332-NELL (6355)

Nellie’s is one of the most checked into spots for DC’s Foursquare.  Nellie’s Sports Bar has special events almost every night; check the website for more information.


The Rooftop

155 Gibbs Street
Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 294-4690

The Rooftop is one of the largest rooftop venues in the area.  They have many special events; check the website for more details.