The Best Rooftops and Terraces in Amman

Now, since I visited quite a few places this summer and wanted to compile a list before it is too cold to enjoy these, so here are the top places where you can sit outside, enjoy a drink and some bites, be it on a rooftop or a nice terrace in Amman, Jordan. Listing is in alphabetical order. For more information on the best rooftops in Amman, click the picture or the link. Cheers and Sahteen! Updated in July 2020!

If you enjoy this content you might also enjoy reading The Ultimate Guide to Moving to Jordan or The 11 Best Arabic Restaurants in Amman and Around. If you like to know where to grab something to eat or have a drink then see everything here about food and drinks in Amman. The latest addition to a great place with outdoor seating is HQ Resto Pub.

Black Iris Rooftop in Amman

offers a 270-degree view over Amman from the 6th circle. Food and drinks are delicious and they have some really special fusion cuisine and cocktails that you should try. Situated on top of the Crown Plaza Hotel, this is the highest spot around the 6th circle. During the summer you can enjoy a magnificent view from the terrace.

View from Black Iris Rooftop Amman
View from Black Iris Rooftop Amman

District Rooftop Amman

is a great spot near Jabal Amman, where you can hang out, enjoy drinks and food alike. They have an artistic atmosphere and cool lighting. Food was great and they organize events with DJs from time to time.

View on the District Rooftop Terrace Amman
View on the District Rooftop Terrace Amman

The Deck Lounge – Amman Rotana

The Deck Lounge is a stylish Rooftop within the Amman Rotana Hotel at the Abdali Boulevard in the center of Western Amman. They have great drinks, good bites and argeela as well. If you are looking for a stroll on the boulevard followed by an evening located in one of the top hotels of Amman, then make sure to put The Deck Lounge on your list.

The Deck Lounge - Night View of Boulevard
The Deck Lounge – Night View of Boulevard

Dunia Rooftop – First Circle

Dunia Rooftop is a lovely open space within an old house located at the first circle. In Summer everything is open and serve great food and wide variety of cocktails. Often there are musical events or DJs spinning some tunes.

Dunia Rooftop Amman
Dunia Rooftop Amman

Eostrix Gastro Pub

might have a weird name and not the most astonishing view, but likely the best food in town. You need to taste their delicious creations which are from another planet. The various seating options including the terrace will make your dinner a great enjoyment. The staff was super friendly and the bar offers anything you can wish.

Eostrix - Duck
Eostrix – Duck

High Garden Rooftop Amman

is one of the few spots near the 4/5th circle, Wadi Saqra, and Shmesani. Centrally located, offering a great relaxed environment as well as drinks, food, and breakfast from 10 AM. Recently the name was changed to the new name High Garden Rooftop, but it is still the same place under the same management and really nice up there. You will find it next to the Dove Hotel.

View of the Bar at Highmesh Garden Rooftop Amman
View of the Bar at Highmesh Garden Rooftop Amman

Iguana Rooftop Amman

Rooftop is your spot located right at Abdali Boulevard. A great selection of drinks combined with DJ Tunes and a nice view, make this a great spot. Again, the food was delicious and the bar is just awesome. Early evenings you can enjoy some chilled electronic tunes, while later it might get a bit louder…

Iguana Rooftop - Bar Amman
Iguana Rooftop – Bar Amman

JR Wine Experience

is your place to go, if you want to try and taste excellent Jordanian wine, paired with cheese and cold cuts in a relaxed environment right at Abdali Boulevard. It is the only location where you can try all their different wines, from all price ranges and all types. Whether you like Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, or Rosé, you will find your wine to enjoy. From time to time they organize art events, Wine Crawls through the city or tours to the Mafraq Plateau, so make sure to check their website.

Wine and Colc Meat Platter at JR Win Experience Amman
Wine and Colc Meat Platter at JR Win Experience Amman


is one of my all-time favorites when it gets too relaxed atmosphere and having some beers with friends, be it in Summer or in Winter! Many different beers are on tap, good bar food available and people and staff are great.

Rustic Main Terrace
Rustic Main Terrace

U Roof Lounge Rooftop Amman

gets my award for the best view over Amman and the food is pretty delicious, too! They have offers to enjoy the pool during the day, have plenty of events on weekends with either DJs or live music. It is located on the roof of the Regency Palace Hotel in Amman. With its altitude it is the perfect spot to enjoy the sunset and chill on their sofas while enjoying some tunes, drinks, and bites.

Sunset from U Roof Lounge


has a great food menu, be it for Burgers, Keto, or some more unique items such as their cheese fondue or seafood salads. They always have great offers for both, food and drinks, have a huge terrace and it is one of the few places in Amman that provides drinks and Argeela at the same time.

People sitting outside on Veer's Terrace in Amman
People sitting outside on Veer’s Terrace in Amman

Zaran Rooftop

Rooftop is your choice for a stylish place with Japanese Food and cool drinks. The fusion cuisine offers you a unique dining experience of high quality while offering various drinks in a relaxed ambiance near the 3rd circle.

Zaran Rooftop Amman - Night View
Zaran Rooftop Amman – Night View
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