Tokyo’s rooftop bars and restaurants offer a classy atmosphere, with a breathtaking view while eating good food and drinking good cocktails. This is one of the best ways to spend a romantic date in the metropolis.
In this list you will find some of the best rooftop bars that will make you and your partner feel like you’re Hollywood movie stars.
The rooftop bar Privado is located on the 7th floor of MIRROR building, in Asakusa. As its name suggests (the Spanish word “privado” means “private” in English), this bar offer a cozy atmosphere with an amazing view of Sumida River and Tokyo Skytree (they charge an extra for the river-side terrace tables). The bar is 300 meters from the nearest station Kuramae. The menu offers a wide range of wines, cocktails and whiskey. You can order something to eat too.
Address: 7F MIRROR Building 2-15-5 Kuramae, Taito-ku, Tokyo
The BAR, Daikanyama
The BAR, is part of the XEX Daikanyama complex. Also called the “Daikanyama resort”, this bar offers an amazing open-air terrace with a relaxing view of the water flowing that recalls the Asian resorts. Music, lanterns, cocktails, classy Italian and Japanese food, give to this bar a romantic atmosphere, making it a perfect date spot. This bar is 10 minutes walk from JR Ebisu station.
Website: XEX DAIKANYAMA
Address: 3F, La Fuente Daikanyama 11-1 Sarugaku-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Hacienda del cielo, Daikanyama
If you like Mexican food and if you’re looking for a romantic date spot you really need to try Hacienda del cielo. This restaurant is located on the 9th floor of the Mansard Daikanyama building. The name means “place in the sky”, that perfectly fits with the look of the restaurant, with its lofty ceilings and and tall windows with an amazing view.
The best part of this restaurants is the spacious open-air terrace where, if the weather is good, you can have an amazing Mexican dinner with a beautiful panoramic view.
Website: Modern Mexicano
Address: 9F MANSARD DAIKANYAMA Building, 10-1 Sarugakucho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo
Roku Nana, Roppongi
If you’re around Roppongi and if you’re looking for a bar with a romantic and inconspicuous mood, Roku Nana is the right place. This new ‘secret’ bar, located on the 3rd floor of Verde Roppongi building, offers a rooftop view of Roppongi Hills and Tokyo Tower. It’s not easy to find it, but it’s definitely worth it. The bar is designed by Yasumichi Morita and offers a good variety of cocktails and whiskey.
Website: Roku Nana
Address: Verde Roppongi 3F, 7-16-11 Roppongi, Minato-ku,Tokyo
Another great bar for date nights. Located on the 7th floor of You N park building, 3-minute walk from JR Ebisu Station, Deva is a stylish bar where you can enjoy a good drink with your partner. In order to get in, you need to locate the unassuming door intercom before telling your name to the person on the other side that will open the door.
Address: You N park building 7F, 1-19-6, Ebisunishi, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo