The 5 Best Rooftop Bars in Orange County

A week ago we wrote about the 5 Best Rooftop Bars in Los Angeles, now it’s Orange County’s turn!

Orange County is known for it’s breathtaking sunsets, stunning coastal vistas, and it’s emerging urban skyline. Join us as we ascend to the summits of taste, atmosphere, and allure, unveiling Orange County’s most coveted rooftop bars for those seeking to sip, savor, and socialize in the most elevated style.


1. The Rooftop Lounge 1289 S Coast Hwy 4th floor, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Located in Laguna Beach, this bar offers stunning ocean views with a relaxed atmosphere.  Famous for their signature fresh fruit mojitos & delectable dishes from award-winning Chef Craig Connole this spot is certain for a great place to relax, have a sip and enjoy the view.

2. The Fifth Rooftop Restaurant & Bar 1650 S Harbor Blvd, Anaheim, CA 92802

Situated in Anaheim, this rooftop bar provides panoramic views of “the happiest place on Earth” Disneyland. This bar/restaurant has an upscale vibe with a modern design,  It’s menu consists of steaks, chicken and crafted burgers along with an array of cocktail drinks and alcohol. 

3. Topside Roof Deck 3300 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92663


Found in Newport Beach, this rooftop bar offers beautiful harbor views. It’s a popular spot for both locals and visitors looking to enjoy drinks and a nice view.

4. The Deck on Laguna Beach 627 Sleepy Hollow Ln, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

While not a traditional rooftop bar, this oceanside restaurant in Laguna Beach offers a deck right above the beach, providing a fantastic coastal view. It’s known for its seafood and relaxing atmosphere.

5. Mesa Lounge 725 Baker St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

In Costa Mesa, Mesa Lounge offers a rooftop area with live music, DJ sets, and a diverse cocktail menu. The lively ambiance and city views make it a favorite for those seeking a vibrant nightlife scene.



So, whether you’re drawn to the laid-back elegance of Laguna Beach, the urban charm of Anaheim, or the nautical enchantment of Newport Beach, Orange County’s rooftop bars beckon you to climb higher, dream bigger, and savor life with each sip, laughter, and panoramic view. In this ever-evolving tapestry of modern leisure, these bars stand as more than just elevated drinking destinations – they are the living testament to the art of embracing life from a higher perspective.

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