The second biggest city in Japan, Osaka, is not only famous for its delicious local foods, but also its skyscraper buildings.
Today we’ll introduce some of the best rooftop bars in Osaka for you to visit, and treat yourself to a fancy dinner, or drinks while enjoying the breathtaking night view of Osaka, the city that never sleeps.
1. Rooftop Bar OO
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Located in Dotonbori area, Rooftop Bar OO is one of the best rooftop bar to visit in Osaka, as it has a huge outdoor terrace with great electric ambiance.
The indoor lounge is a perfect spot for a chill out, as it is filled with comfortable seats and equipped with soft lighting.
The outdoor lounge offers more fun as it has a swimming pool and a huge projector. In this area, you can enjoy watching sports matches, or staring at Osaka’s breathtaking night view while sipping on your favorite drinks.
All staffs at this bar are friendly, and some of them can speak English.
However, as this bar is always packed for most of the days, advance booking is strongly recommended!
Rooftop Bar OO
Address: NEW JAPAN BLDG. 7F, 2-3-28 Dotonbori, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Business Hours: 7.p.m. to 1.a.m. (Mon, Wed, Thu, & Sun) and 7.p.m. to 3.a.m. (Friday & Saturday)
Closed on Tuesdays
For reservation in English, send an E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Official Website: http://oo-u.jp/
2. Hyatt Regency Garden BBQImage Source: Tabelog
If you’re looking for a rooftop bar where you can eat and drink, then Hyatt Regency Garden BBQ is the best option for you to choose.
Only open during summer months, you can enjoy a nice BBQ dinner that includes an all-you-can-drink service with free flowing wine and beer.
Children are welcome, and we strongly suggest to book your tickets online as it is cheaper than purchasing them at the door.
Garden BBQ at Hyatt Regency
Address: 1-13-11 Nanko-kita, Suminoe-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Only available during summer, for more information about the schedule, please contact Hyatt Regency Osaka directly. Tel.: +81-66-612-1234
3. Absinthe Solaar
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Located on the rooftop of Takashimaya Department Store in Namba, Absinthe Solaar offers romantic vibe in both, its open terrace and indoor seating area.
Absinthe Solaar serves top-notch cocktails and drinks, which are prepared by its expert mixologists.
If you’re hungry, you can indulge yourself with its yummy Mediterranean food!
Decorated beautifully with chandeliers and candle lights, Absinthe Solaar should be included in your date spots list!
Address: Takashimaya Department Store 8F, 5-1-18 Namba, Chuo-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Business Hours: 11.a.m. to 12.a.m.
4. Hankyu Beer Garden
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Open during summer months only, Hankyu Beer Garden is located on the rooftop of Hankyu Terminal Building in Umeda.
Offering a lively party atmosphere, you can eat and drink as much as you can here, since it serves buffet-style dinner and bottomless drinks.
Capable to accommodate 500 people at a time, you’d get a chance to meet new people and make some new friends here.
Don’t miss this rooftop bar if you plan to visit Osaka this summer!
Hankyu Beer Garden
Address: The rooftop of Hankyu Terminal Building, 1-1-4 Shibata, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
Business Hours: Open during summer months only from 5:30.p.m.to 9.p.m.
For more information about the opening schedule, please contact the beer garden directly.