BRIDES Houston: The Best Reception Spots with a Rooftop View

Rooftop bar with string lights

Courtesy of Proof Rooftop Lounge

Outdoor entertainment is more scenic than ever with this roundup of Houston's most panoramic dining spots. Dine atop the rooftop of Hotel Sorella's famed Monnalisa Bar, equipped with European features and live music, or grab a drink at one of Houston's most critically acclaimed culinary hotspots, The Grove, to claim ownership of an experience like none other!

Proof Rooftop Lounge (Above)

Renowned for its Midtown location, alongside downtown Houston views and a 4,000-square-foot rooftop patio, this full service bar and lounge provides guests with upbeat décor and a rich southern flair. Located atop the award winning restaurant Reef, it's only fitting that some of Houston's best DJ's and entertainers host frequent events positioned within this urban getaway.

Rooftop lounge with swimming pool
Courtesy of Monnalisa Bar

Monnalisa Bar

Hotel Sorella's famed rooftop bar highlights an array of modern luxury and diverse European style features. This exclusive open-air space highlights some of Houston's most up-and-coming talent with the entertainment of live music every Wednesday through Saturday night, as well as lounge envy surroundings like private cabanas, and a central fireplace.

Side of brick building that reads "the dogwood"
Courtesy of The Dogwood 

The Dogwood

Multiple levels of decked, panoramic views of Houston's thriving midtown streets complete the chic environment of this celebrated city venue. Southern Hospitality, embraced throughout the eclectic drink and food menu, like The Heart of Texas cocktail, ensures an experience as Texan as the locals.

Rooftop with tables set for wedding reception
Courtesy of The Grove 

The Grove

Modern elegance combines with urban dining to create a one-of-a-kind experience for gatherings of all sizes at this all-American restaurant and bar. Located within the 11-acre park of downtown Houston's Discovery Green, it's no surprise that some of the city's best views can be seen from the second story deck of this culinary hotspot.

Rooftop lounge with red furniture under a tented area
Courtesy of Rosemont Social Club

Rosemont Social Club

Inspired by the design aesthetic of an exotic Moroccan resort, this wooden-decked rooftop bar features bright cabanas and cushioned seating areas, perfect for you and your lavish guests. Gourmet menu selections offering nothing but the latest in plentiful cuisine, this candlelight oasis proposes an endless abundance in relaxation and tranquility.

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