This summer, outdoor dining is all the rage, but in the summer heat, sometimes it's just too hot for a full meal outside. Instead, try out some of these rooftop bars to wind down the day with a tall cold drink after sunset. 

Hybar at the Hyatt HotelA cocktail from Hybar at the Hyatt Hotel

Address: : 412 N. Thomas Street Rooftop, Athens, GA 30601
Hours: Monday 5 PM–12 AM
           Tuesday 5 PM–12 AM
           Wednesday 5 PM–12 AM
           Thursday 5 PM–12 AM
           Friday 3 PM–12 AM
           Saturday 12 PM–12 AM
           Sunday 5 PM–12 AM

This bar is located on the roof of the Hyatt Hotel in Downtown Athens. Offering a beautiful view of downtown, you can also catch the sunset while sipping on their signature cocktails. 

Agua Linda

Agua LInda Roof

Address: 1376 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30606
Hours: Sunday    Closed
           Monday 11 AM–9 PM
           Tuesday 11 AM–9 PM
           Wednesday 11 AM–9 PM
           Thursday 11 AM–9 PM
           Friday 11 AM–10 PM
           Saturday 11 AM–10 PM

Nestled in Normaltown, Agua Linda has a newly renovated restaurant that includes a rooftop dining area! This is a great option that is outside of the busy downtown district. Grab a margarita and some chips and queso and enjoy your night!

Georgia Theatre

Georgia Theatre Rooftop

Address: 215 N Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30601
Sunday     Closed
Monday    Closed
Tuesday    Closed
Wednesday 3 PM–12 AM
Thursday 3 PM–12 AM
Friday 12 PM–12 AM
Saturday 12 PM–12 AM
Looking for more than just a rooftop bar? Look no further than the Georgia Theatre where you can catch a show, the sunset, and your favorite drink. Right in the middle of Downtown Athens, there are views of campus and downtown! 

Blue Sky Bar

The rooftop patio of BlueSky.

Address: 247 E Broad St Suite B, Athens, GA 30601 
Hours: Sunday          Closed
           Monday 4 PM–12 AM
           Tuesday 4 PM–12 AM
           Wednesday 2 PM–2 AM
           Thursday 2 PM–2 AM
           Friday 2 PM–2 AM
           Saturday 2 PM–2 AM
Bonus: Happy Hour: 3 PM-9 PM 
Blue Sky Bar is the place for all beer lovers who enjoy a rooftop vibe. With over 50 options, you will find the perfect beer or find a new favorite. Not in the mood for beer? No worries, they have fun cocktails and spirits to enjoy as well. 

Allgood Lounge

The patio at Allgood Lounge.

Address: 256 E Clayton St, Athens, GA 30601 
Hours: Sunday    Closed
            Monday 3 PM–2 AM
            Tuesday 3 PM–2 AM
            Wednesday 3 PM–2 AM
            Thursday 3 PM–2 AM
            Friday 3 PM–2 AM
            Saturday 3 PM–2 AM
Allgood is the perfect place to go when you want the rooftop aesthetic but don’t want to sweat buckets in the Georgia heat this summer. Their outdoor patio and two stories make the perfect compromise between air conditioning and good vibes.

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