15+ Aesthetic Cape Town Bars and Roof Tops

From trendy rooftops to cozy hideaways, we’ve got a lineup that’ll satisfy any craving for good drinks and great vibes. So, buckle up and let’s dive in!

Baptiste Rooftop

  • Price Range: $$
  • Vibe: Chic and sophisticated, with stunning views. Perfect for a classy night out with friends or a romantic date.

Gigi Rooftop

  • Price Range: $$$
  • Vibe: Ultra-modern with a touch of elegance. Expect sleek decor, creative cocktails, and a lively atmosphere.

Club Kloof

  • Price Range: $
  • Vibe: Relaxed and laid-back. This neighborhood haunt is ideal for catching up with friends over drinks without breaking the bank.


  • Price Range: $$
  • Vibe: Classic and refined, with a European flair. Think dim lighting, cozy seating, and a menu boasting a wide selection of wines and aperitifs.

The Silo Rooftop

  • Price Range: $$$
  • Vibe: Swanky and stylish, set against the backdrop of panoramic city views. This rooftop gem is perfect for a glamorous night out or special celebration.

Cause Effect Cocktail Kitchen

  • Price Range: $$
  • Vibe: Hip and innovative, with a focus on craft cocktails and experimental flavors. Get ready to be wowed by their creative concoctions.


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  • Vibe: Modern and eclectic, with a laid-back ambiance. Whether you’re in the mood for cocktails or craft beers, Utopia has something for everyone.

Kloof Street House

  • Price Range: $$$
  • Vibe: Vintage charm meets contemporary cool. Step into this Victorian-style mansion for a unique drinking experience filled with character and charm.


  • Price Range: $$$
  • Vibe: Beach chic meets urban sophistication. Located on the waterfront, Chinchilla offers stunning ocean views and a vibrant atmosphere.

Planet Bar

  • Price Range: $$$
  • Vibe: Luxurious and upscale, with a refined ambiance. Treat yourself to expertly crafted cocktails and impeccable service in this stylish setting.

Fat Cactus

  • Price Range: $
  • Vibe: Quaint and cozy, with a relaxed vibe. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and unwind with a refreshing drink at this hidden gem.

The Drinkery

  • Price Range: $
  • Vibe: Dive bar charm with a modern twist. This neighborhood watering hole is the perfect spot to kick back with friends and enjoy a few drinks without breaking the bank.

Strange Love

  • Price Range: $$
  • Vibe: Retro-inspired with a contemporary edge. Think funky decor, inventive cocktails, and a lively atmosphere that’s sure to keep you coming back for more.

The Duchess

  • Price Range: $$$
  • Vibe: Sophisticated and refined, with a nod to old-world glamour. Step into The Duchess for a taste of luxury and impeccable service in a stylish setting.


  • Price Range: $$$
  • Vibe: Elegant and upscale, with a focus on gourmet cocktails and fine wines. Indulge your senses at Savora and experience the height of cocktail culture in style.


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  • Vibe: Trendy and vibrant, with a modern twist. Whether you’re looking for craft cocktails or small bites, Anthm delivers with flair and finesse.

The Athletic Club and Social

  • Price Range: $$$
  • Vibe: Sporty and sophisticated, with a lively atmosphere. Whether you’re a sports fan or just looking for a place to unwind, The Athletic Club and Social has you covered.


  • Price Range: $$
  • Vibe: Stylish and sultry, with a hint of exotic charm. Nestled in the heart of the city, Asoka offers a unique drinking experience that’s sure to leave a lasting impression.

Tjing Tjing

  • Price Range: $$
  • Vibe: Hip and happening, with a laid-back vibe. This rooftop bar is the perfect spot to sip cocktails and soak in the city views while mingling with the cool crowd.


  • Price Range: $$
  • Vibe: Whimsical and enchanting, with a cozy atmosphere. Inspired by classic fairy tales, Fable offers a magical drinking experience that’s sure to delight your senses.

The Gin Bar

  • Price Range: $$
  • Vibe: Quaint and charming, with a focus on all things gin. Tucked away in a historic building, The Gin Bar is a hidden gem for gin enthusiasts and cocktail connoisseurs alike.


  • Price Range: $$
  • Vibe: Retro-inspired with a modern twist. Step back in time at Arcade and enjoy classic arcade games alongside innovative cocktails in a playful setting.

Will any of these bars make you Cape Town list?

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